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Robert Moon

Robert Moon

Technician at Boxbot

Name:Robert Moon
Location:Oakland
Phone:(408) 832-0349

    Seeking a position where my skills can be utilized and built upon, particularly in troubleshooting and prototyping. I have worn many hats, including training, rapid prototyping, customer service, sales, purchasing, technical support, and machine maintenance/repair. I have worked on projects for companies such as Tesla, Blommer chocolate, Zume pizza, Cafe X, SpaceX and Apple. When not at work I enjoy building everything from arcade games to rally cars. 

Experience

March 2018 - Current

Boxbot

Technician

September 2017 - March 2018

Cafe X

Product Engineer

  • Work closely with software and mechanical design team design and build Robotic Cafe’s.
  • Research, select and test sensors for various subsystems.
  • Provide onsite maintenance and repair of installed systems.
  • Integration of Mitsubishi industrial robot and control system. 

September 2016 - August 2017

L2F

Robotic Technician

  • Provide onsite support for service calls, upgrades and installs.
  • Assist mechanical engineering team with prototyping new designs. 
  • Integrated vision systems from Keyence and Cognex. 
  • Worked closely with control engineer’s to debug and troubleshoot systems before deployment. 
  • Installed and maintained industrial control systems and robots from Fanuc, Mitsubishi. Allen Bradley and more.

March 2015 - September 2016

TechShop, Inc.

Dream Consultant

  • Discuss idea’s with member’s and assist them with software, design and machine use.
  • Preform preventative maintenance, testing and repairs on equipment.
  • Worked with many types of CNC and manual equipment ( 3D printers, laser cutters, water jets)

August 2014 - March 2015

Chuck E. Cheese

Technical Manager

  • Worked to keep the kitchen, games and show running within budget.
  • Preformed preventative maintenance on everything from arcade games to kitchen equipment. 
  • Preformed trouble shooting and testing on a daily basis. 
  • Kept a detailed log of repairs made and wrote reports to a database shared by the company. 

January 2014 - July 2014

Skylite Communications

Physical layer IT and Server support

  • Kept all server’s and streaming services on site running to a near 100% uptime.
  • Took sales orders and customer service request’s over phone, email and website.
  • Stocked and pulled orders from the warehouse to fulfill shipping requests.

July 2013 - December 2013

Bentek Solar

Cable Technician / Receiving

  • Manufactured and tested cable harnesses and solar prototypes.
  • Assisted in streamlining production floor by removing old documents and stock off the floor.
  • Moved to warehouse to further streamline production.

January 2013 - June 2013

Control Analytics

Panel Assembler

  • Follow schematics and diagrams to build emissions monitoring equipment for install.
  • Work with engineering team to solve problems with design and fabrication.
  • Assisted in testing finished systems before being sent to customers site. 

Education

September 2009 - June 2012

Central Westmoreland CTC

Mechatronics

This is the study of Electronics and robotics rolled together with mechanical engineering design challenges. A good portion of this class was dedicated to the F.I.R.S.T. robotics competition, where I was the team leader. 

Cafe X

Cafe X

This is a Robotic Cafe’ , that I have been working with for over a year, for a company called Cafe X. I have helped them update and upgrade version 1 prototype from Hong Kong. I have also been w - Read More


Navy Trailer Project

Navy Trailer Project

This was a special project that I was put on, while with TechShop. The Navy ordered 3 mobile fab-lab trailers. These trailers are 32 feet long and contain a fully functioning mobile maker space. My - Read More


A simple Tablet holder

A simple Tablet holder

Soon after getting my Dodge Caliber I ran into a few problems I Wished to solve No dedicated USB power No good placed to put a phone/gps, without taking your eyes off the road - Read More


Interactive Triangle Triforce lightbox

Interactive Triangle Triforce lightbox

This was a small project to design a small interactive light box, that could demonstrate how simple electronics work. I wanted to show that while micro controllers are great you do not need them in - Read More


Custom solder fume extractor

Custom solder fume extractor

This project is a solder fume extractor, made from spare parts laying around. It uses a weller filter, with a 120mm computer fan with a standard dust filter holder. This was designed in 2D CAD and - Read More


Random Creations in spare time

Random Creations in spare time

This section is for one-off parts, as well as new experiments. When I find out about a new process, or think of something I want to try, I make it then see if i can use that process to do somethin - Read More


On January 14th 2017 I bought a 1982 VW Vanagon off a friend I met at Techshop. It “runs” by that I mean after a long cranking time the twin lawnmower engine fires to life in a cloud of fu - Read Post


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