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Corporate Director of Maintnenace

Tempe, AZ
December 29, 2020

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John Robert Wallace,

Director of Maintenance for Pacific Connection Inc. Mr. Wallace has over 33 years’ experience in all dimensions of the rigorous aircraft maintenance and allied service industries. He has continued to develop his management, safety, technology, software and purchasing skills. Continuing education and learning drive his commitment to comprehensively understand and master the competences required for ensuring flawless machinery safety and operational performance. He understands the long term and urgent needs of his customers and has frequently demonstrated his willingness to be “on call” and do whatever it takes to ensure customer satisfaction. His leadership extends into his personal life where he continues to serve as the manager, coach and player for the City of Tempe Adult Sports Soccer Team, Elite Feet. Mr. Wallace currently is looking to expand his career into new fields where his attention to detail, strong work ethic, safety and drive for 100% performance, management and planning skills can be applied. Professional Experience

Pacific Connection Inc.~ March 2000 – Dec 2020

The aircraft maintenance industry is one of the most meticulous and demanding industries with an absolute requirement for zero safety errors in all aspects of the aircraft readiness. Mr. Wallace received his Airframe and Power Plant License in 2009 and within 2 years was promoted to the Director of Maintenance. Over the entire tenure of his career, he maintained a 100% flight on time record and zero safety recordables.

Mr. Wallace was responsible for all aspects of the care, maintenance, and flight readiness of various Dassault Falcon Aircraft. Those responsibilities included pre- and post-flight inspections, fault diagnostics and maintenance of all aircraft systems. This includes computer, engine, auxiliary power unit, navigation, hydraulics, oil and oxygen service, brakes and tires, and spare parts inventory. Often external contract specialty technicians were required to perform specific specialty maintenance. Mr. Wallace organized, planned, and supervised those activities with an outstanding record with 100% safety compliance.

Viad Corporation ~ 1998 - 2020

Mr. Wallace, under the direction of the presiding Director of Maintenance performed duties in critical mechanical, electrical and coatings maintenance, upgrading projects such as a Gulfstream G-4 and 1999 Jet Star II.

ALM Aviation 1995-1998

Mr. Wallace acquired basic general maintenance training, performing fuel tank repair on commercial aircraft. He transitioned to the coatings department and completed partial and complete coatings overhaul on various aircraft models.

America West Airlines 1987-1995

Mr. Wallace worked as an aircraft coating specialist on Boeing 737, and 757 aircraft, Gulfstream G-4, and F- 16 aircraft.

501 W. Manhattan Dr. Tempe, AZ 85282


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Management and Planning:

Prepared plans for equipment, machinery, engine and electronics maintenance and upgrades. Managed specialized teams of contract technicians ensuring quality and safety performance. Purchasing:

Developed purchasing schedules and plans for new equipment. Maintaining and managing spare part inventory.


Proficiency in general and focused safety education including work teams, machinery, engine and operations safety.

Leadership and Administrative skills:

Maintained detailed legal FAA approved tasks, signoffs, while interpreting and ensuring complex tasks achieve 100% completion without safety recordables. Lead staff and contract technicians to complete complex technical projects. Served as manager, coach and player for the City of Tempe Adult Sports Soccer Team, Elite Feet. Aircraft Maintenance:

Proficiency with Camp Systems maintenance tracking, Pratt-Whitney Engine maintenance programs, Honeywell auxiliary power unit programs, Field 5 AMM program, Dassault Customer Portal, Honeywell Easy II cert 4 flight deck system. Warranty Programs Management:

Competence with Honeywell MSP avionics (HAPP), Honeywell MSP APU and Pratt-Whitney ESP Program plus On Condition Trend Monitoring Programs (OCTM). Education and Training

• Associates degree in Aircraft Maintenance, Chandler-Gilbert Community College.

• Licensed for Airframe/Power plant Maintenance, Nov 2009

• Trained at Flight Safety International. Dallas, Texas.

• Certified Engine Run and Taxi

• Certified Aircraft Fueler Approved at Sky Harbor Airport

• Certified A/C Dry Media Paint Stripper and Removal Systems

• Certified in Operation of Electrostatic Paint Systems

• Certified A, B, C checks heavy maintenance support for commercial aircraft Other Interest

• Motorcycling

• Manager/Coach/Player - City of Tempe Adult Sports Soccer Team

• Family Camping

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