Joe Allen Brown
Flight Safety Master Technician with 31 years of experience maintaining and promoting excellence in aviation electronics maintenance. Precise attention to detail and a commitment to the highest standards of quality workmanship in the installation, inspection, testing, adjustment, and repair of avionics equipment, such as radar, radio, navigation, and control systems. Exceed profitability margin goals while promoting safety. Implement and advocate a sustainability vision using best practices maintaining a competitive edge. Aircraft of skill include:
* Lockheed Martin P-3 Orion * Lockheed Martin C130 Hercules
* All Embraer Models * All Gulfstream Models
* All Falcon Models * All Citation Models
* All Challenger Models * Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk
* Boeing CH-47 Chinook * Boeing 707
GULFSTREAM AVIATION SERVICES- West Palm Beach, FL 2006 – 10/2019
Master Avionics Technician
Operational testing and troubleshooting of aircraft systems, hydraulics, landing gear, flight controls, environmental controls, and structural installations and repairs.
Ensure a defect free aircraft with minimal schedule impact per engineering specifications, drawings, maintenance manuals, blueprints and schematics.
Implement process change to reduce cost and meet schedules without compromising safety or quality.
Knowledge and leadership skills to act as team lead and provide direct training.
Diligent documentation and compliance of daily logs and all paperwork.
Provide customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
JET AVIATION- West Palm Beach, FL 2005 – 2006
Avionics Line Technician
Installation, modification, and repair of avionics systems utilizing knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.
Set up and operate ground support and test equipment to perform functional flight tests of electrical and electronic systems
Interpret flight test data to diagnose malfunctions and systemic performance problems.
Coordinate work with engineers, technicians, and other aircraft maintenance personnel
Knowledge of materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing efficient, effective repair.
AEROTEK/ GENERAL DYNAMICS- West Palm Beach, FL 2004 – 2005
Avionics Line Technician
Install and repair avionics systems in various makes and models of fixed wing aircraft
Test and troubleshoot instruments, components and assemblies using circuit testers, oscilloscopes, or voltmeters.
Practical application of engineering technology. Applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of defect free aircraft.
LOCKHEED MARTIN AIRCRAFT & LOGISTICS CENTER- Savannah, GA 2000 – 2004
Aircraft Electrical Mechanic
Performed operational, functional tests and repairs of avionics/ electronics, aircraft systems with a travel modification team.
Servicing, repairing, calibrating, regulating, fine-tuning, or testing machines, devices, and equipment
Using relevant information and expert judgment to determine compliance with laws, regulations, or standards.
Entered, transcribed, recorded, stored, and maintained information in written or electronic/magnetic form
Communication and organizational skills to coordinate, supervise, manage, or train
PHONETEL TECHNOLOGIES- Columbia, SC 1998 – 2000
Field Service Technician
Service, maintain, repair, install or de-install and collect in assigned territory, all phone lines.
Customer service at site verification and installation location.
Daily dispatch reports. Preparation of required reports. Delivery of collections.
UNITED STATES NAVY 1988-1998
Aircraft maintenance and repair of electrical, instrument, and power systems. Included power generation, conversion, and distribution systems.
Aircraft systems including hydraulic, landing gear, flight control, utility, and power plant related systems.
Instrument systems including aircraft engine, flight and other indicating and warning systems, automatic flight control and stabilization system, compass systems, attitude reference systems and inertial navigation systems.
Complete documentation of maintenance forms and inventory control. Maintained technical library and training records.