N.A.U. P.O.BOX 6106

Flagstaff, AZ, 86011

Peter James Chilcott


(928) 523-4388 Home





Employment in the field of Mechanical Engineering. To function on team project intensive work. I am interested in working with multidiscipline and multicultural teams.



Northern Arizona University

January 1999 May 2002

Flagstaff, AZ

       Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering May 2002

       Transferred from Natal University in January 1999

       German proficiency



Natal University

January 1997 December 1998


South Africa

       40 transfer credits towards Mechanical Engineering

       2 years part-time

       Bilingual in Afrikaans and Zulu proficiency



Intern Ridcon Services CC

Natal, Pinetown, 12 Nipper Rd Summer 2001

South Africa

       Client relations

       Design and product creation

       Lathe and milling machine work, welding

       Assisted design and manufacture of textile industry components and machines, ie. spinneret and candle filters, inspection tables and small and large scale fabric rewind machines



Signage Technician N.A.U. Paint Shop

Northern Arizona University August 2001 Present

Flagstaff, AZ

       Computer aided design

       Use of vinyl cutter and CNC machine for relief signs

       Design and manufacture of all signage for N.A.U. Campus



ME486 Capstone Design Project Automatic Belay Device

Northern Arizona University August 2001 Present

Flagstaff, AZ

       Part of Design Team approached to design an automatic belay device for Black Diamond

       Intensive documentation, presentation and client relations

       CAD, design analysis, documentation



Field Assistant Ecological Restoration Institute

Forestry Department, N.A.U Summer 2000

Flagstaff, AZ

       Field data collection for use in lab analysis

       GPS, power tool usage and orienteering to locate plots

       Participation and cooperation with a multifaceted task force



    Finalist, Swimming, World Student Games, Sicily 97

    Gold, Pan Pacific School Games, Perth Australia 96

    Gold, Speedo Cup, Darmstadt Germany 96

    Gold, British Champs, Leeds England 95, Captain

    Awarded Full Scholarship for swimming to Northern Arizona University 99




    Welding, lathe and milling machine work

    Proficient communication and computer skills

    CAD, CNC, engineering documentation and analysis


References and Academic Transcript available on request