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Joe Burch

Joe Burch

Engineering Manager

Zodiac Aerospace

Long Beach, CA

Engineering Manager


Zodiac Aerospace

Engineering Manager

Responsible for a team of 50 aircraft interior engineers on major OEM programs. (Bombardier, Irkut, Comac)

Working to support engineers both personally and professionally, and promote a friendly and productive workplace.

Manpower forecasting, schedule tracking for multiple teams, and consultation on design issues.

Career medium 05
Career medium 06

Zodiac Aerospace

Engineering Systems Specialist

The ESS Team is a bridge between IT and Engineering/Manufacturing Departments. Responsibilities include: Management of Engineering software, digitizing engineering know-how and processes, development and documentation of company methodology, and automating repetitive tasks.
Supporting CATIA V5, SmarTeam, as well as various other engineering software.
Sometimes referred to as: "Everything Support Services"


C&D Zodiac

Design Engineer

Conceptual and mechanical design for aircraft interior monuments, and CATIA V5 modeling of test fixtures, developing cost and weight calculations for finished design. Worked with senior engineers to develop concept designs for interior components.

Career medium 04

URS Corporation

Civil engineering Intern

Two Summers of work in the Ports and Harbors group. Particular focus on marina design: Dock layout, utilities routing, and facility placement.

Burch & Burch DVM

One-man Information Technology dept.

I was responsible for the IT needs of a small office. Helped bring office systems from an old, "mainframe-based" software to a new windows application. Cut mobile phone operating costs by 75%.

Career medium 02

Carnegie Mellon University

B.S., Mechanical Engineering