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Field Engineer

Dothan, Alabama, United States
October 31, 2016

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Maintenance Management Field Engineer Supply Chain Management Instructor EXPERIENCE

Northrop Grumman


Field Engineer 2


United States Army

Fort Rucker, Alabama


Taiwan Army

Longtan, Taiwan


Kuwait Air Force

Ali Al Salem Airbase, Kuwait


2nd & 3rd Battalion, 159th

Aviation Regiment

Illesheim, Germany

(2005-2006 & 2012)

1/101st & 2/101st Airborne

Fort Campbell, Kentucky

Balad, Iraq

Mosul, Iraq

Qayyarah (Q-West) West

Airfield, Iraq

Camp Buehring. Kuwait


Field Engineer 2, Aviation Maintenance, and Logistics Advisor Provided logistics, pilot training, maintenance training, and aviation field engineering support to the US Army, Taiwan Army, and Kuwait Air Force Apache Longbow Delta and Echo version helicopter AN/APG-78 radar and AN/APR-48A & B Radar Frequency Interferometer sensor systems. Served as a link between the United States government and the Taiwan Army and Kuwait Air Force providing supply chain management advice to senior officers to include forecasting, ordering, receiving, inventorying, and storing AH-64D & E Apache helicopter spare parts. Advised and trained senior officers on establishing AH-64D & E Apache helicopter specific maintenance programs, policies and procedures. Coordinated with the funding officer to ensure funds were available, with item managers to ensure that parts were available and ordered expeditiously, and with commercial carriers (UPS, FedEx and DHL) to ensure parts were delivered on time and to the correct location. Maintained and controlled an inventory valued in excess of $5 million dollars in multiple locations. Advised and trained Apache pilots on operating procedures, tactics, and symbology. Received a Field Engineering Award for my support and deployment to Iraq embedded with the 2/101st Airborne Apache Helicopter Battalion. Received an award from the United States Congress for my continued support of the US Army. Received 2 awards from the Taiwan Army for my exceptional support of the Taiwan Army Apache helicopters. On-call support to fly out to Illesheim, Germany, when the 159th requested my services, which was often. 2nd Battalion, 159th Aviation Regiment requested my services for the 2012 deployment to Camp Buehring, Kuwait. Already supporting the Kuwait Air Force Longbow Apaches in Kuwait so I got approval from the United States government to support both the US Army and the Kuwait Air Force for several months combined.

Northrop Grumman

October 2005 – November


United Arab Emirates

Air Force

Abu Dhabi, UAE



Field Engineer 2

Led a “Quick Reaction” Engineering Team who travelled to the United Arab Emirates on less than 12 hours’ notice to repair and upgrade the APG-80(V) electronically scanned radar on the Falcon Edge F16 fighter jet version. Scheduled repairs and upgrades were planned to take approximately 1 month and my team performed it in less than 2 weeks saving considerable time for the aircraft and money by the program. Corinth, Texas

Pryor, Oklahoma


Procurement Quality Specialist/Quality Engineering Oversaw quality operations at vendor manufacturing facility. Represented Boeing at supplier’s facilities, ensured compliance with purchase contract requirements, Boeing Quality Systems (BQMS), and FAA requirements. Managed supplier quality and inspection teams. Approved inspection procedures, conducted quality evaluations, and work closely with Quality Inspectors to improve and maintain the highest quality standards. Initiated ISO9000 certification and led vendor to receive Boeing’s Top Supplier Award in less than 1 year. Improved quality acceptance rate from 95% to 99% by reviewing and making changes to the vendor quality system. Established program that enabled vendor to perform internal quality inspections.

Corinth, Texas


Quality Inspector / Final Quality Inspection

Inspected aircraft electronics and wiring harnesses on manufacturing assembly line. Surpassed team goals on multiple occasions and ensured all deadlines met. Elected to be a member of the Final Acceptance Team which inspected all harnesses and components before being installed on various aircraft. Achieved 100% acceptance rate from customer in Final Acceptance. Elected to be a member of the Hiring Review Board to review and interview prospective On-the-Job Trainers.

Corinth, Texas


Production Associate

Assembled wiring harnesses and electrical assemblies for various commercial Boeing programs including 737, 747, 757, 767, & 777. Main focus was on the 737 Next Generation aircraft. 5S - Lean Manufacturing Team Leader for the 737 Next Generation assembly line. Assisted and mentored other team members. Received a Certificate of Achievement for Exemplary Performance and Workmanship. Team Manager elected me for Boeing Leadership and Development Management Training.

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