Jose Ortiz

Mechanical Engineer Student
Bayamon, Puerto Rico

(787) 637-7593
I am creative, imaginative and entrepreneurial Puertorican. I love science specially physics, astrophysics, cosmology, biology. I want to change the world and make it a better place. I like to maintain myself busy working towards goals that look imposible.

Work Experience

Kimberly-Clark Professional

Engineering Coop

Jun, 2015 - Jul, 2015

* Incorporated estimated equipment for new converting process into empty building area with rough dimensions. Equipment layout needs to support efficiency and operation access for new and existing converting lines based on corporate standards around personnel, fork truck and electrical panel access.

* Developed concepts for a new Kitchen Rail Safety Access (KRSA) Standard Design, which can be implemented in most of the mill and used as a reference for the future mills to come, maintaining high operation safeness and meeting corporate standards.

Lilly del Caribe, Inc

Quality Assistance - Facility, Utilities, Maintainance & Engineering

Jan, 2015 - May, 2015

* Developed and executed and Environmental Monitoring Process Qualifications (EMPQ) protocol for the ISO 8 areas of the purification building.

* Created the 2014 Environmental Monitoring (EM) Periodic Quality Evaluation (PQE).

* Assisted on the creation of EM/Compressed Gasses Graph Tool in Business Object (e.g., data entry, data analysis and development of reports) reducing time by 56% (98 hrs.).

* Supported the creation and implementation of a contamination control strategy required during shutdown activities.

* Performed walkthroughs of the construction and manufacturing areas to identify and help in the prompt resolution of situations before and during area shutdowns.

* Completed a report for evaluation of the compliance and effectiveness of the Contamination Control Strategy (CCS).

* Participated in Quality Risk Assessments (QRA’s) associated to the control elements included in the Product Protection Control Strategy (PPCS) (e.g., HVAC, sKPB, others).

Kimberly Clark Corporation

Sustain and Operate Co-Op

Jan, 2014 - Jul, 2014

* Designed and project managed with contractors the installation of Hard Stops at the end of the accumulator table to prevent any injury by the cause of a falling roll.

* Designed and installed with contractors the Platform Stairs in both of the Tissue Machines because they were not following OSHA regulation. I also had them make them remake the ones they made because the dimensions where incorrect.

* Designed and coordinated with contractors the installation of a Pall Oil Purifier Skid, a Duplex Filter Unit and the modification of the oil pump system resulting in a successful installation and purification of the oil, obtaining a 90% water reduction in the oil and the life extension of 55% more. This resulted in a total saving of $291,000 for the company.

* Designed and project managed with KCC mechanics the installation of brackets for both Tissue Machines (TM) at a narrow and tight space inside the Red Zone (forming roll area), to detect when the spool is in the correct position when it’s picked up, and make it continue with its path so that it would not fall again from the Top Kitchen Rail.

* Designed and installed with contractors a Platform Extension for #1 Tissue Machine for the operator to be safe when cleaning the Red Zone Area and not standing in an unsafe position when is using the air gun.

* Assisted and participated in morning meetings to ensure communication between teams and know what problems that happened during the night shift.

* Learned Solid Works using the Solid Professor Program provided by the company. Obtained the 2011 Essentials Certificate Training and 2011 Advanced Certificate Training.

* Developed a basic knowledge of AutoCAD by creating basic drawings to be manufactured and updating complicated drawings on the DRCS System.

* Appreciated the advantage of having a system (SAP) with all the elements & drawings of the company.

* Ensured communication between the contractors, my asset leader, the team, and myself to obtain the results obtained.

* Participated on E-Week teaching 3rd and 4th graders student how paper is manufactured.


Engineering Coop

Sep, 2012 - Dec, 2012

Designed and analysed an Acoustic Sound Apparatus (ASA) for two different wind tunnels withstanding 250 knots with modifiable configuration as needed for testing.

Constructed a modern aircraft for further knowledge of elevons.

Assisted in outreach events, such as demonstrating how helicopters work to K-12 students in a Museum’s event. Restored a 1/50th scale model of the National Full-Scale Aerodynamic Complex (NFAC) for its 25th anniversary.

Volunteered for the NFAC rededication ceremony.

Vector Maketing / Cutco Cutlerly

Sales Representative

Jun, 2011 - Jul, 2011

Operated a direct sales business by providing in-home demonstration of CUTCO products.

Handled the direct sale of products, from initial contact with the consumer to the close of the sale.

Established new clientele thorough referral and lead generation.

Achieved 5 promotions in 6 weeks, earning the President’s Club Award

Mentored new representative to improve their demonstrations by providing them with templates and having them as guest’s in the presentations.

Promoted to Key Staff based on commitment with the personal sales and enthusiasm of helping other to improve.

University of Puerto Rico - Mayaguez

Job Fair Assistant

Sep, 2013 - Sep, 2013
  • Assemble and dissemble all the job fair companies’ booth.
  • Register all companies before the job fair began with the purpose of counting which one is missing and which one has paid.

University of Puerto Rico - Mayaguez

Job Fair Assistant

Sep, 2014 - Sep, 2014
  • Assemble and dissemble all the job fair companies’ booth.
  • Register all companies before the job fair began with the purpose of counting which one is missing and which one has paid.

100 A Uno


Aug, 2013 - Dec, 2013
  • Maintain a complete inventory in every station; crucial for effective customer service and proper work flow.
  • Assist up to 300 customers during a four-hour time period in a fast paced, stressful environment.


University of Puerto Rico - Mayagüez

Bachelor Mechanical Engineer

Aug, 2010 - Current

Graduation GPA: 3.33/4.00

Major GPA: 3.51/4.00




Mar, 2015 - Current

Now that there's a lot of jobs done online, we want to create a portable workspace.

Recycling Research Group


Aug, 2014 - Current

We want to find alternative ways to create business from trash. Puerto Rico has a bad recycling system and we want to solve it.



Jul, 2014 - Current

An app that let's you know who is going out and gave a number to your ditch reputation.


  • Pro Engineer
  • SolidWorks 2011
  • Salsa Dancer
  • NX CAD
  • Basic HTML
  • Microsoft Office
  • Matlab
  • Rhino 5
  • Basic RotCFD
  • Windows and Mac OS
  • CCM+
  • Fluent Spanich
  • Fluent English