Levi Dietz

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  • Bradley University – Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering,  May 2022
    • GPA – 4.00
    • Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honors Society, Inducted April 2019
  • Illinois Central College – Associate in Engineering Science, August 2019
    • GPA – 4.00
    • Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society
    • ICC Honors Program

Relevant Experience

  • Mechanical Engineering Intern – Precision Planting
    • Designed and built an End-of-Line tester for the WaveVision being built at ACC Electronix
    • Utilized 3D printers, laser cutters, and machining tools to prototype and design
    • Designed and released for sale a latch kit for hoppers in rough conditions
  • Student Grader – Bradley
    • Graded high level lab reports for a Numerical Methods class
    • Worked with Professors to evaluate MATLAB code written by students
  • Student Intern – Caterpillar
    • Worked as a Telematics Product Support Engineer for the Caterpillar Product Link Hotline
    • Talked to hundreds of Caterpillar technicians around the world to troubleshoot and resolve issues
    • Wrote Visual Basic (VBA) scripts to automate repetitive tasks in order save time and resources

Relevant Courses and Technical Skills

  • Programming
    • Used Python scripting for personal projects to solve problems and create art
    • Utilized MATLAB programming in various classes to solve engineering problems
    • Wrote VBA code to automate tasks at Caterpillar
  • CAD
    • Utilized Creo Parametric to model a tabletop vice in Engineering Graphics
    • Attended Peoria Creo User Group to improve modeling skills
    • Designed and built test system using Creo for Precision Planting
  • Engineering Courses
    • Mechanical Control Systems
    • Engineering Material Science
    • Instrumentation and Measurement

Volunteer and Leadership Activities

    • Executive Board Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers
    • Volunteering at Midwest Food Bank and Illinois Cancer Care
    • Social Science 115 – Leadership and Community Service Class