Drinks & Drones at Pendleton UAS - July

Clifton Koski

Mechanical Engineer

I am a seasoned Mechanical Engineer with over 20 years of experience, specializing in the design of production machinery. Throughout my career, I have had the privilege of designing machinery utilized in diverse industries, ranging from baseball bats to silicon wafers. My approach to design revolves around prioritizing manufacturability and serviceability, ensuring that the machines I create not only meet the functional requirements but also empower customers and users to maximize their utility.
Clifton Koski   Mechanical Engineer

Questions & Answers

How do you make people laugh?

I tend to make people laugh by delivering witty, understated remarks that catch them off guard. I find that a bit of humor during a stressful project can lighten the mood and help the team move forward.

If you were a tool or piece of equipment, what would you be and why?

I would choose to be a precision caliper, because I possess a keen eye for detail and accuracy in my designs.

What's your favorite productivity hack or time-saving trick?

My favorite productivity hack is using OneNote to organize all my project notes, requirements, conversations, and design concepts. Being able to search for keywords across multiple projects helps me leverage my experience from previous projects efficiently.