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Engineer Electrical

Milpitas, CA
March 19, 2021

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Andom Dirar

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A highly motivated and result oriented professional with over 20 years of experience in installing, configuring, rebuilding, troubleshooting, and maintaining a number of different equipment including: air navigation and communication systems (MALSR, RWSL, PAPI), radio antennas, refrigeration, air-condition, and fire detection systems.

Work Experience:

Stationary Engineer

Elcamino Hospital012019-12/2019

Assembling, Installing, testing, trouble shooting, modification, repairing, rebuilding, maintaining, certifying: engine generators, chillers, boilers cooling towers, air handlers, Ups,pumps, plumbing, lightning system, electrical wiring and power distribution,, fire line safety, building security

Novartis (Aerotek)- 5/2019 – 8/2019

Assembling, Installing, testing, trouble shooting, modification, repairing, rebuilding, maintaining, certifying: engine generators, chillers, boilers cooling towers, air handlers, Ups,pumps plumbing, lightning system,, electrical wiring and power distribution,, fire line safety, building security

Building Engineer

Judge Group/CBRE

Contract position with Judge Group (CBRE) at ADP - 9/7/2018 – 1/7/2019

Assembled and installed, test, trouble shoot, configured, repaired, repaired, modified, maintain, certify: equipment such as generators, chillers, HVAC, air handlers, humidifiers, UPS and Electricals

Worked on building electricity, building lightning and wiring, firefighting and detection system, and building floor minor modification and improvisation

Airway Transport System Specialist, Grade FV-2101/H Level (2011 - 3/30/2016)

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Orlando, Florida, USA (Facility or Stationary Engineer)

Selected Accomplishments:

•Install, modify, maintain, troubleshoot, repair complex lighted NAV-AID equipment such as aircraft approach lighting system including ALSAF, MALSR, RWSL, PAPI, VASI, Remote Controlling System, Radios & Antennas, and operate mass communication systems.

•Serviced, repaired, rebuilt refrigeration systems (E.X. HVAC), fire detection systems, airport tower security systems, building lighting system, and other related building maintenance.

•Managed inventory of spare parts.

•Inspected/certify the acceptance of critical hardware installation/replacement projects performed by external vendors before commissioning or decommissioning equipment.

•Repaired lighted navigational aids systems, engine generators (with or w/o transfer switches), heating ventilating and air conditioning systems and power sources/power conditioning systems

•Played a key in die selection and evaluation of new navigation equipment.

•Managed critical hardware/parts vendor relationships.


•Received letters of appreciation, awards including: Monetary Award, plaque, and Letter of Recommendation.

Air Transport System Specialist (1996 - 2011)

San Jose California.

Selected Accomplishments:

•Read and interpret maintenance manuals, service bulletins, and other specifications to determine the feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.

•Install, modify, maintain, troubleshoot, repair NAV-AID equipment including: aircraft approach lighting system, ALSF, MALSR, RWSL, PAPI, VASI, Remote Controlling System, Radios & Antennas, and operate mass communication systems.

Andom Dirar

•Spearhead multiple processes that ensure quality control, safety, and optimal utilization of aircraft lighted navigation systems and radio frequency guided navigation equipment in the FAA used by various airports in Northern California, including San Jose International Airport (SJC), Palo Alto Airport (PAO), Reid-Hill view Airport (RHV), Livermore Municipal Airport (LVK), Half Moon Bay Airport (HAF), and San Carlos Airport (SQL).

•Developed and implemented the processes that improved quality assurance of inventory, such as building materials, parts, and components. Quickly identified parts that were not high-quality, and spearheaded efforts to remove and replace such parts with optimal quality parts.

•Responsible for inspections and quality assurance at Moffett Federal Airfield (NUQ), Woodside VOR (QQN), and Mountain View Repeater (QQU). Conducted installations, such as VAST, PAPI, MALSR, REIL, VOR, ILS LOCALIZER, NDB, LLM, LOM, engine generators, buildings, and towers, and then lead processes to maintain, inspect, and regularly survey equipment for continued safety, operational efficiency, and optimal productivity.

•Conceptualized and executed initiatives that ensured building roads connecting air traffic control towers and their satellite facilities were adequately maintained, which improved ability to conduct inspections and facilitate safety, and ease of transportation issues.

•Consistently ensured that installation projects were safe and completed with accuracy by leading installations and maintenance processes for air traffic, airlines, and the flying public.

•Maintained repair logs, document the entering all preventive and corrective aircraft maintenance.

•Periodic maintenance, modification, troubleshooting, repair, and replacement of malfunctioning equipment, and certification.

•Inventory and requisition for order supplies, parts, materials, and equipment.

•Modify aircraft structures, space vehicles, systems, or components, following drawings, schematics, charts, engineering orders, and technical publications.

•Collaborate with internal and external experts and inspect evaluate conditions of legacy and new product equipment and determine if rebuild verses replacing would benefit the company.


•An appreciation time off incentive award.

•Individual Monetary Awards.


•Salary increase and Grade level Increase

Aircraft Mechanic/QA Inspector/Sheet Metal Mechanic ~ Naval Air Manufacturing &

Rework Facility at NAS, Alameda, CA, USA

•Maintain, repair, and rebuild aircraft structures, functional components, and parts such as wings and fuselage, rigging, hydraulic units, oxygen systems, fuel systems, electrical systems, gaskets, emd seals.

•Assemble and install electrical, plumbing, mechanical, hydraulic, and structural components and accessories, using hand or power tools.

•Inspect airframes for wear or other defects.

•Trim and shape replacement body sections to specified sizes and fits and secure sections in place, using adhesives, hand tools, and power tools.

•Replace or repair worn, defective, or damaged components, using hand tools, gauges, and testing equipment.

•Examine and inspect aircraft components, including landing gear, hydraulic systems, and use deicers to locate cracks, breaks, leaks, or other problems.

•Asa certified Environment professional, I contributed greatly to the successful clean up and base abatement program at NAS Alameda base in Alameda, California.

• Inspected and ensured for the proper disposal and storage of Hazard materials

Andom Dirar


Awarded with monetary, letter of recommendation and paid leave.

Performance Award awards

Service Recognition Award

Special Act or Service Award

Special Act Performance Award

Additional Experience:

Aircraft Parts Manufacturing Mechanic/Parts Quality Assurance Specialist ~ United Airlines, San Francisco, CA, USA/American Airlines Quality inspector and parts specialist in Oakland,California.

Jet Engine Mechanic/Avionics Technician/QA Inspector ~ U.S. Navy, VFA A-25 Squadron,

NAS, Lemoore, CA, USA


Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal Award, 1988

Medal of Maintenance Excellence, from United States Navy, April -1988

Sea Faring Ribbons, Letters of Commendation, Plaques, and Letters of Appreciation, United States Navy and Department of the Navy Civilian Personnel Department.

Honorable discharged from the United States Navy, 1988


Classes Taken: Renewable Energy including: Solar, Wind, and Water.

Stanford University Professional Development

Classes Taken: Communication & Management

California State University, East Bay - Hayward, CA

Associate of Arts in Electronics & Electricity

Foot Hill College - Los Altos Hills, California

Professional Certifications:

OSHA based Certification on Regulation 29 CFR 1910.1200

Hazardous materials preparation, packaging and shipping - including DOT HM-126F 8i HM-181 Regulations

Hazardous Waste Management Operations 8i Emergency Response (HAZ-WHOPER) - 29 CFR 1910.120 8i Title 8 CCR 5192

Network + Certified Professional.

HAVAC/Electrical Application maintenance

Job-related Professional Training

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Frame Work & Engines Courses

U.S. Navy Schools Electronics First Class - Avionics & Aircraft Structure, Aircraft Engines

Santa Clara Community School - Welding, Brazing, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

FAA Schools - Engine Generator, Antennas, Radiation, NAV-Aids, Electrical Bonding &

Grounding, Wire Bundling, Troubleshooting, Digital Electronics, Safety, Fire Protection Systems.

•Jet Engine Mechanic-Department of the Navy

•San Jose City College Facility Engineering, HVAC,conduit bending and plumbing

Reference: Available upon request A

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