Diveash Durability Test Engineer


221 Bridge Ave, Windsor, ON, N9B 2M1| Phone: 905-922-2250 | Email: [email protected]
Highlights of Qualification
§  Mechanical Engineering Graduate with over 3 years of hands-on work experience in a product testing, production and R&D environment

§  Excellent leadership and project management skills showcased by continuously instructing, coordinating and monitoring the work of union workers(mechanics) and off-shift engineers to ensure durability testing project objectives are met during current contract position as Product Test Engineer for FCA Canada

§  Effective presentation and communication skills showcased by reporting daily durability inspection updates of prototype testing to product engineering team and attending test issue report meetings with platform teams to solve product related issues during contract position as Product Test Engineer for FCA Canada

§  Possess profound knowledge in utilizing product structures and configuration management to prepare detailer work orders for mechanics to perform prototype build ups, repairs and teardowns for testing during current contract position as Product Test Engineer for FCA Canada

§  High skilled user of CAD with over three years of experience in using AutoCAD, Catia and UG NX gained through summer coop position as Project Coordinator and engineering coursework

§  Excellent time management and organization skills exhibited by managing all project related tasks such as ordering specimen parts, directing union workers for test rig setups & specimen build ups, simulating roads and testing vehicle prototypes within allotted timeframe throughout contract position as Product Test Engineer for FCA Canada

§  Ability to work independently demonstrated by working individually as the only present engineer during off-shift hours and handling several durability testing projects concurrently without any supervision during contract position as Product Test Engineer for FCA Canada

§  Proven ability to collaborate and coordinate tasks with multi-disciplinary team of engineers, technical specialists and technicians in a fast-paced environment throughout engineering work experiences as Product Test Engineer, Engineering & Operations Support and Project Coordinator

§  Passion for innovation demonstrated by continuously improving equipment operations and Health & Safety regulations within facility throughout contract position as Product Test Engineer at FCA Canada







Work Experience
Product Test Engineer                                                                                                                    [August 2016 – Present]

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) – Windsor, Ontario


§  Conducted durability life cycle testing of prototype vehicles to evaluate performance of vehicle body and chassis structures in a controlled lab environment using real time servo-hydraulic actuated systems

§  Coordinated and instructed mechanics to perform specimen builds, installations, repairs and teardowns by preparing work orders in a very detail oriented manner

§  Acted as Lead/Project Engineer to lead durability testing projects from start to finish by ordering specimen parts; instructing, monitoring and coordinating work of mechanics and off-shift engineers to ensure project requirements are met within the timeframe

§  Attended test issue reporting meetings and conducted durability issue product investigations with cross functional team of engineers and technical specialists throughout the product development process

§  Conducted daily durability test inspections of test vehicles; communicated them to Product Engineering team through documenting test incident reports on daily basis

§  Collaborated work with Mechanics supervisor, Mechanics, Industrial Mechanics, Maintenance & Facility teams to  troubleshoot servo hydraulic systems and ensure test objectives are met with no compromises to Health & Safety regulations

§  Utilized World Class Manufacturing (WCM) system for continuous improvement of Equipment Operations, Process Optimization & Safety within the facility using Lean Manufacturing principles such as Kaizen, Kanban & 5S


Engineering & Operations Support                                                                                               [May 2014–April 2015]

Automotive Center of Excellence (ACE) – Oshawa, Ontario


With assistance of ACE Engineers and Technicians:

§  Instrumented and executed road simulation testing of automobiles in Climatic Wind Tunnel (CWT), Multi Axis Shaker Table (MAST) and 4-post shaker platforms

§  Troubleshoot and improved maintenance of piping, HVAC, Refrigeration and servo-hydraulic actuated systems  of the facility for efficient operations

§  Developed and documented engineering technical procedures and operation protocols to improve the safety of clients, contractors and employees

§  Ordered equipment supplies for assembly using project bill of material (BOM) and technical drawings (GD&T)

§  Led tours of the facility enthusiastically to students, clients and potential customers


Project Coordinator/Mechanical Engineering Assistant                                                            [May 2013–Aug 2013]

Mechdes Engineer – Mumbai, Maharashtra


§  Coordinated operations by overseeing concurrent projects with tight deadlines to manage production with sales of CAD 60,000

§  Improved process efficiency and computed cost of the manufactured product by conducting time/efficiency study analysis on the fabrication, welding and assembly lines

§  Prepared product reports routinely and presented to the engineering manager detailing the development and costs of manufactured product

§  Utilized CAD (AutoCAD) to update standardized work floor documents





Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) – Mechanical                                                                                       [June 2015]

University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, Ontario