1126 Neuse Avenue,


Orlando, FL 32804



Phone 407-975-6578




J. Adrian Berrie











Machinist/Model Maker/Mold Maker






Over 30 years experience as a machinist, focusing on
  mold/model making fields, including:


Model Making—devised effective money saving methods to
  produce experimental tooling and parts. Built complete working prototype
  models for testing.


Mold Making—Responsible for the basic machining of complex
  molds. Assisted engineers in developing and modifying existing molds.


Tool and Die—Designed and fashioned punches and other
  specialized tooling.


Fabrication—Supervised assembly, inspection and testing on
  small and large projects. Visualized 3-D finished parts throughout process.


Manual Machining—A thorough understanding of metal
  properties and mathematics. Comprehensive knowledge of all tools and
  equipment in normal use. Interpreted needs for engineers. Competent in
  inspection and calibration.


CNC Editing—Knowledge of editing CAD software and an understanding
  of how to create, edit, revise and store drawings. Familiar with programming
  using G Codes. Experienced at troubleshooting and repair of machines.


Inspection Skills—Reviewed blueprints, written
  specifications and quality control. Familiar with ANSI standards in
  mechanical drafting. Utilized coordinating measuring machines. Member of the
  I.S.O. steering committee for an international company. Analyzed and produced
  policies and procedures.


Management—Managed machine shop for a small company
  manufacturing dental tools. Managed a marble mason facility including the
  bidding, design, fabrication and installation of various large building projects.
  Managed a park with over 200 residential structures, involving the upkeep and
  maintenance of rolling stock, fire trucks, roads and equipment.












2012-2013                     AK
  Machining                           Apopka FL




  •   Working to tight tolerances on manual
      machines. Training on C.N.C machines as required. Working on an ‘On Call’


2010-2012                     Lightpath
  Technologies.            Orlando FL


Diamond Turner


Using high-precision diamond turning machines to finish
  nickel plated molds for lenses. Tolerances in microns and less for military
  and other demanding products.


2004-2010                     Control
  Systemation, Inc.            Orlando FL


Lead Machinist


  •   Working to very tight tolerances using
      engineer’s drawings and specifications; assisting in prototype design; CNC
      programming. Manufacture of new laser instruments, liaison with vendors,
      stock and quality control, setting up of complex fixtures and jigs for
      production, and meeting deadlines in a machine shop.


  Special Products   Santa Cruz,
  CA/Kissimmee, FL


Chief Machinist


  •   Working directly with the inventor on ideas
      for products. In charge of prototype design and manufacture of new dental
      instruments, vendor and customer liaison, stock and quality control, setting
      up of fixtures and jigs for production, managing staff, in control of
      drawings and specifications and the general running of a small machine shop.


2000-2001                     Camel
  Tech                           Santa Cruz, CA


Model Maker


  •   In charge of running the CNC department:
      tooling, setting up parts, scheduling, coordinating with programmer and
      modifying programs. Second Ops, finishing work and final assembly. Designed
      new manufacturing scheduling process.








  Aided Drafting & Design class, one year at Cabrillo College, Aptos, California.


  Marble Mason (apprenticeship), 10 years in England, Italy and Portugal.


  and Fine Art Drawing, two years at Blackpool Technical College, Blackpool,


  Math, English Lit, two years at Ewell Technical College, Surrey, England.






Lou Mertus, manager, Lightpath Technologies, 407-673-9111

  Tom Myers, manager, Control Systemation, Inc. 407-926-0800

  Dr. John Jacklich, owner, Special Products, 407-344-0550

  Mike Smith, owner, Mike’s Mold Making, 1-831-439-9851




  • ID#: 72692
  • Location: Orlando, FL , 32804

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