Mark Wathen





Mark Wathen

Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Cumulative GPA: 3.88, Expected Graduation Date: May 2019

Relevant Courses: Introduction to Thermodynamics, Dynamics of Mechanisms, Introduction to Solid Mechanics, Electromechanical System Development and Design.

Knowledgeable in Solidworks and Autodesk Inventor

Capable of reading and assessing engineering prints

Experienced in Microsoft Word, Power Point and Excel

Residential Assistant (Rapid City, SD): Fall 2016 to Present

Promote academic excellence, address student needs, and encourage involvement among residents in a way that supports the mission of the university and residence life.

Integration Engineering Intern at Lincoln Industries (Lincoln, NE): Summer 2016

Designed racks and fixtures in Solidworks, created visual work instructions, and calibrated machines and processes during the assembly phase.

Construction Work with Hampton Enterprises (Lincoln, NE): Summer 2015

Functioned as a laborer, primary job involved demolition for new duct work. Utilized various power tools including jack-hammers, rotary saws, and grinders.

SDSMT Moonrocker Team: Fall 2016 to Present

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME): Fall 2016 to Present

SDSMT Students for the Exploration and Development of Space (SEDS): Fall 2016 to Present

Church Choir Member: Spring 2016 to Present

Disc Jockey at Campus Radio Station: Fall 2015 to Present

South Dakota Engineering Society (SDES): Fall 2015 to Present

Society of Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration (SME): Fall 2015 to Spring 2016

Ultimate Frisbee Club: Fall 2015 to Spring 2016

Rotary Club: Fall 2015 to Present

Rotary student affiliate, involved in various service-oriented projects through the community such as pumpkin carving with the mentally challenged and clothing distribution to the poor.

SDSMT Dean’s List: Fall 2015 to Present

SDSMT Presidential Scholarship: Fall 2015 to Present