Experienced technical expert and management professional with 20 years of aviation experience, combined with a fourteen year history as a proven Database and System Administrator/Analyst and Program/Project Management. Additional experience in problem solving, conflict management, technical writing and supervisory roles. Most recently led a team of 45 Aviation Maintenance Administration professionals responsible for repairing and modifying aircraft engines, support equipment and related aeronautical components. Expert in Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Active SECRET Security Clearance. Willing to travel and relocate.
Areas of Expertise Expert technical manager and supervisor. Commended for dedicated work ethic and rewarded by steady promotions and training in all aspects of work. Developed and implemented improved policies and procedures resulting in improved efficiency and productivity. Specific skills include: Technical Manager excelling in process improvement, regulation adherence and training. Quality Assurance, responsible for auditing, monitoring procedure compliance, and documentation. Data Analysis, process improvement and follow-up corrective actions. Resource allocation to include hardware, software and manpower. Experienced in logistical support for aircraft squadron movement of personnel and equipment.
Professional Experience Aviation Maintenance Manager Examined records, reports, and documents to establish facts and detect discrepancies. Directed activities of organization to plan procedures, establish responsibilities, and coordinate functions among departments and sites. Assigned and delegated responsibilities to subordinates. Analyzed operations to evaluate performance of company and staff and to determine areas of cost reduction and program improvement. As the Program Manager for Logs and Records, Aircraft Records and Reports, Technical Directives, and Support Equipment Planned Maintenance Systems, achieved the highest grade of on-track which directly related to the command receiving the 2010 Secretary of Defense Maintenance Award. Received zero rejections for over five hundred issued aircraft engines, propellers, and aeronautical component records; directly attributed to a meticulous research and record keeping system regardless of the material condition of the records received from the fleet. Uniquely qualified in records and reports management, analysis, correction and reconstruction ensuring all not ready-for-issue components after being repaired are restored to a ready-for-issue condition for fleet-wide utilization.
Database Administration and Systems Analysis Scheduled and managed periodic maintenance of Naval Aviation Logistics Command Management Information System (NALCOMIS) which included periodic database back-ups, restorations and Software updates. Aviation Data Analyst; well versed in collecting, organizing, synthesizing, and analyzing data; summarizing findings; developing conclusions and recommendations from appropriate data sources.
Supervisory and Managerial Experience Supervised the daily operations of a department comprised of over 850 people to ensure compliance with required Maintenance Data System procedures. Coordinated and managed staff responsible for the administration of equipment record keeping for 550 pieces of Aeronautical Support Equipment. Directed 5 personnel charged with recording at least 650 daily aircraft maintenance actions for timely submission.
UNITED STATES NAVY, Petty Officer First Class, 1991 - Present FRC NW; Power Plants Production Control Leading Petty Officer (2010-2011) VAQ-135; Maintenance Control Leading Petty Officer; System Administrator/Analyst (2007-2009) AIMD North Island Production Control Leading Petty Officer; Database Administrator (2003-2006) USS Tarawa (LHA-1), AIMD Database Administrator (1998-2003) HC-3, Maintenance Control/Logs and Records Supervisor; Technical Directive Coordinator (1995-1998) USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63) (1994-1995) USS Independence (CV-62) (1992-1994) AZ "A" School (1991) Recruit Training (1991)
AZ C SCHOOL, Pensacola, Florida Awarded NEC 6314 - Intermediate Level System Administrator/Analyst, 1998 Awarded NEC 6303 - NALCOMIS Intermediate Level Optimized Database Administrator, 2003 Awarded NEC 6304 - Organizational Level System Administrator/Analyst, 2007 Leading Petty Officer Leadership Course - 2007 U.S. Navy Drug and Alcohol Program Advisor - 2008 NALCOMIS System Administrator Refresher Course - 2001, 2008 NALCOMIS OMA Maintenance Control - 2007
Special Skills/Training Active SECRET Security Clearance Enlisted Aviation Warfare Specialist Aviation Maintenance Production Control Supervisor CPR
Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal - 5 Meritorious Unit Commendation - 2 Navy "E" Ribbon Navy Good Conduct Medal - 6 National Defense Service Medal - 2 Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal Southwest Asia Service Medal with Bronze Star Global War on Terrorism Service Medal Sea Service Deployment Ribbon - 5