CLIFFORD BERTON SMITH
ELECTRONIC ENGENEER ASSOCIATE
Location: OT4 IRQ APO 09378 (TAJI AIR FIELD)
Clifford B. Smith
5509 E. 121st PL S.
Tulsa, OK 74008
HIGHLIGHTS OF QUALIFICATIONS:
Certified trainer of Force Protection Suite (FPS) and RDISS camera systems by CACI International
Holds a current TOP SECRET security clearance.
40 plus years of personnel and logistical management experience
11 years of Combat Zone logistical and technical management with US Military and DOS assets
Vetted and experienced foreign police advisor with over 8 years of High Threat Environment experience.
PSD Operations at multiple locations in Afghanistan.
Operations management experience in both Iraq and Afghanistan.
Retired law enforcement officer with over 30 (thirty) years of investigative experience.
18 years with counter narcotics task force.
12 years supervisory experience.
POST Certified law enforcement trainer for small arms instruction and maintenance, physical methods of arrest, less than lethal weapon systems, basic first aid, vehicle dynamics and Emergency Vehicle Operations Course, criminal investigations, HAZMAT response and management, commercial vehicle operations, narcotics interdiction, and search and seizure. Experience with hostage negotiations, counter drug operations and air to ground surveillance.
Current Commercial Driver’s License. Fully qualified to operate heavy construction equipment including graders, bulldozers, dump trucks, and fuel trucks. Worked with DOT logistics clearing and maintaining highways and access roads. Skilled in railhead operations.
TRAINER INSTALLER CACI INTERNATIONAL (Nov 2010-present)
Instructed military units in the operation of the Force Protection Suite (FPS)
Installed the RDISS camera system and trained military units in the use of same.
Installed and trained military units on the 107foot and 80 foot tower and Standard Ground Station (SGS)
Conducted NET on C4ISR systems for US Army
INTERNATIONAL POLICE ADVISOR/MENTOR, Dyncorp Afghanistan (Nov 2007-May 2009)
Conducted numerous PSD moves throughout the Afghanistan AO including Jalalabad, Kabul and Konduz.
Trained two police districts in the Nangarhar Province of Afghanistan. Duties included the management of personnel, finance, operations, and logistics in direct coordination with the US Dept of State and US Army.
Conducted extensive firearms training and qualification for host nation officers on the AK-47, S&W Sigma pistol, PKM, RPK, 12.7mm “Dishka”, and RPG-7 weapon systems. Training also included defensive tactics and basic combatives.
Conducted numerous high threat PSD moves through Afghanistan to facilitate logistics and operations continuity.
LOGISTICAL MANAGER/SHOP FOREMAN, KBR IRAQ (Sep 2004-May 2007)
36 plus months of High Threat/Combat time in Iraq during the peak of the war.
Responsible for scheduling, logistical control, personnel management and other administrative duties.
Conducted convoy operations to and from Camp Anaconda to facilitate Life Support Operations for Coalition Forces
Responsible for physical security of a vehicle maintenance site, accountability of all equipment and training and performance of 8 employees.
TROOPER, NEVADA HIGHWAY PATROL (Sep 1975-May 2003)
18 years experience as a Counter drug operations officer responsible for coordination with other government agencies and inspection of commercial vehicles, including search and seizure.
12 years experience as a supervisor in charge of training and daily operations of 7 other officers. Responsible for reports, payroll/timesheets, ammunition accountability, and overall productivity of the Northern Nevada Office.
POST Certified Field-training officer responsible for integration training of new officers in the region. Small arms range-master and instructor for Northern Nevada region, vehicle dynamics and EVOC instructor. Trained officers on less than lethal weapons and tactics.
Traffic accident investigation and reconstruction specialist. Capable of accurately reverse engineering accidents to determine force vectors, speeds, road conditions and human input to the vehicle for insurance and liability assessment.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING:
In theater training on the 107’ and 80’ RAID towers.
Certified trainer of Force Protection Suite (FPS) and RDISS camera systems (Nov 2010)
Current 2010 qualifications on US and foreign small arms (carbine, pistol, machine gun)
Armed and Unarmed Security Officer License (Sep 2007)
Ranger First Responder and Tactical Combat Casualty Care Course (Jun 2004)
SDI Tactical pistol and carbine course (May 2004)
Exposure to Lead for Range Masters (Jan 2001)
Vehicle Dynamics (Apr 1999)
Basic Firearms Instructor Course (May 1998)
Technical Accident Investigation (Feb 1998)
Field Training Officer Update (Jun 1997)
DOE Radiological Response and Nuclear Emergency Course (Apr 1995)
Narcotics Screening & Identification (Jul 1994)
NRA Police Firearms Instructor Development School (May 1994)
Capstun Training (Jan 1994)
Emergency Vehicle Operation Course (Aug 1993)
Initial Response to Hazardous Material Incidents (Mar 1993)
First Responder (Feb 1993)
Criminal Interdiction Training (Aug 1988)
Radar Training (Jun 1987)
Juvenile Law, Policy and Procedure (Nov 1983)
Vehicle Arson Investigation (May 1983)
Breathalyzer Equipment Training (Feb 1978)
Post Standards and Training (Dec 1975)
Graduate, Nevada Highway Patrol Academy (1975)
High School Diploma, Albert M. Lowery High School
Total Years of Work Experience: 48.00
RDISS trainer installer
Force Protection Suite Trainer