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Instructor Operator Training

Kennewick, WA
June 29, 2018

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Matthew M. Scofield

****** E. Bowles Rd. Kennewick, WA 99337

Home/Cell 520-***-****


To secure a position with a well-established organization with a stable environment that will lead to a lasting relationship in the field of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). Enabling me to utilize my strong organizational skills, educational background, and ability to work well with others as well as my hard work ethic. Assist in the training of the next generation of UAS operators.


12 years as a Shadow 200 (RQ-7Bv1/v2) Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Operator/ Mission Payload (Sensor) Operator.

Instructor Operator Certified

Aircraft Commander Qualified

Active DOD Secret Security Clearance

Deployment supporting OIF 2 (Operation Iraqi Freedom 04-05)

Deployment supporting OEF 9/11 (Operation Enduring Freedom 09-10)

Deployment supporting coalition forces OIR (Operation Inherent Resolve 14-17)

US Army Cavalry Scout (19D) 2002-2006

Computer Skills


oOne System

oMicrosoft Office






G4S Security Solutions

April 2018-Present

Custom Protection Officer

I am a Custom Protection Officer

I uphold the code and conduct set forth by the health care facilities that G4S holds contracts through

Required to protect staff as well as patients, make rounds checking that the perimeters are secure and maintained as they should be.

I assist in detaining patients if needed and ensuring the general safety of everybody involved in a situation


July 2017-February 2018

Lead Powder Coater/Assembly/Quality Assurance

I was the dayshift lead powder coater.

Set up booth, inspect materials (before and after application of powder coat)

Safely operate powder coating equipment to include an industrial oven

I was in charge of ensuring the products met our quality standards after powder coating and before final assembly

AAI Corporation

November 2014 - July 2017

Flight Crew/ Instructor Operator/ Standardization Operator

I oversaw safe operation of the Shadow 200 v1/v2 UAS.

I was also involved in integrating new personnel into the Aircrew Training Program.

I spent 2 years in Iraq with AAI Corporation accumulating 2815.5 combat flight hours between both v1 and v2 Shadow UAS.

I currently hold a valid DOD Secret Security Clearance.

Bravo Company 2-13th Aviation Regiment

August 2011- September 2014

Student Management Coordinator/ Instructor Operator

Provides instruction of the Shadow Operators course to newly enlisted employees

Daily duties

oPlatform Instruction

oMuse Simulator operations

oPractical Exercises

oLaunch and Recovery training

oSite Survey

oEmplacement/displacement of mission essential equipment

oSupervise the use of over 10 million dollars’ worth of equipment

Provides subject matter expertise on the Shadow UAV

Knowledgeable in AR 95-23,AR 95-20, FAR/AIM, TC 3-04.61, TC 1-696, TC 1-611 and medical and safety regulations

Unmanned Air System Operator 15W

January 2007-August 2010

5th Brigade 2nd Infantry Division

Provides information about enemy forces and potential battle areas

Designs operational plans and tactics from gathered information

Prepares and conducts air reconnaissance missions

Operates mission sensor/payload for target detection

Planned and analyzed flight missions

Deployed and redeployed the TUAV ground and air system

Launch and recovery of the air vehicle, perform preflight, in flight and post flight checks and procedures

Supervises and assists in air frame repair and coordinates evacuation and replacements of parts and end items.

Cavalry Scout

May 2002-Feburary 2006

1st Squadron 4th US Cavalry Regiment

Provides information about enemy forces and potential battle areas

Designs operational plans and tactics from gathered information

Prepares and conducts ground reconnaissance missions


2015 RQ-7B v2 Training, Dugway Proving Grounds UT, 9 weeks

2012 Graduate Shadow Instructor Operator Course, Fort Huachuca AZ, 4 weeks

2011 Graduate Army Basic Instructor Course, Fort Huachuca AZ, 4 weeks

2011 Graduate US Army Warrior Leaders Course, Fort Bliss TX, 4 weeks

2006 Graduate Military Training School Fort Huachuca AZ,15W Course, Shadow Operators Course 22, 44 weeks

2002 Graduate US Army Cavalry Scout School Fort Knox KY, 16 weeks

Professional References

Eric J. Edlund

Flight Instructor

Cell: 952-***-****


Andrew J. Lowe

Flight Operations Specialist

Cell: 478-***-****


Henry A. Vasquez

Company Commander

Cell: 928-***-****


Everette V. Stewart

Senior Training Specialist

Cell: 520-***-****


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