Mechanical Engineering Co-op
Jacob received his Mechanical Engineering Technology diploma at Camosun College from 2016-2018 and finished it off with a capstone project: A biomimetic submersible manta ray robot! As of 2020, he is continuing his education at the University of Victoria.
At Origen Air, Jacob is mechanically focused. He ensures that our Sentinel unit and further designs follow proper mechanical protocol. Additionally, Jacob updates the company CAD files to include part numbers and correct drawing templates. He is also in charge of managing the necessary hardware required from suppliers and manufacturers.
Can solve a Rubik’s cube in under a minute (used to be 15 seconds)
Is passionate about designing, prototyping, and iterating his own ideas; he has supplemented his creativity by purchasing several 3D printers
Is usually at the gym in the evenings as it's his form of meditation