aircraft electrical systems technician resume example with 14 years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

Knowledgeable Electronics Technician well-versed in wide range of manufacturing concepts, principles, and practices for electrical systems that include: applying knowledge to difficult and complex requirements; providing technical advice in terms of oral and written reports and recommendations to senior leadership, contractor personnel, program managers, and functional specialist on design change; skill in analyzing/interpreting engineering drawings, technical manuals and technical data dedicated to keeping aircraft electrical systems operating at peak performance. Mastery in testing, troubleshooting and diagnosing issues to determine best solutions. Exceptional work ethic with strong communication and planning abilities. Reliable, safe and timely aircraft repair technician specializing in electrical systems, spanning navigation and communication. Adept at isolating, repairing, and replacing various components. Exceptional eye for detail with organized approach and strong multitasking abilities. Participates in high-level technical briefings with maintenance officers, program managers, functional specialists, and engineers. Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals.

  • Circuit wiring
  • Electrical equipment repair
  • Navigation systems understanding
  • Ability to plan, organize, and reprioritize work to meet changing deadlines and needs
  • Excellent Communication
  • Planning and Coordination
  • Analytical and Critical Thinking
  • Software and Applications Installation, Troubleshooting, Configuring and Updating.
  • Organization and Time Management
  • Software Proficiency
  • Schematics, Technical Drawing and Wiring Diagram understanding
  • Testing equipment use
  • CISCO technology installations
  • Data distribution system replacement
  • WAN knowledge
  • Data security
  • VPN configurations
  • Firmware upgrades knowledge
  • Data backup and recovery systems
  • Network Device and Configurations Troubleshooting
  • Database Design
  • LAN and WAN expertise
  • Superb interpersonal skills
Work History
Aircraft Electrical Systems Technician, 06/2015 to Current
  • Orchestrated projects within strict timeframes and budget constraints by solving complex problems and working closely with senior leaders..
  • Completed preventive and reparative maintenance on aircraft electronics and computer systems.
  • Performed thorough visual and physical inspections of electrical components, standard connectors, RF connectors and other assorted electrical bus devices.
  • Completed quality assurance checks for service work and completed documentation outlining updates to ensure safety of flight.
  • Tested electrical aircraft systems, components and equipment for compliance with standards and to uncover any malfunctions.
  • Utilized testing equipment such as oscilloscopes, ammeters and ohmmeters to isolate wiring malfunctions.
  • Repaired and installed wiring, circuit protective devices, control boxes, antennas and relay panels.
  • Diagnosed complex faults for interconnecting electrical systems and developed resolutions.
  • Created spreadsheets, power point presentations using Microsoft software for daily, weekly and monthly reporting and briefings.
  • Developed and implemented performance improvement strategies and plans to promote continuous improvement.
  • Used critical thinking to break down problems, evaluate solutions and make decisions to meet mission requirements in a fast-paced environment.
  • Performed scheduled, special one-time and unscheduled inspections to check flight readiness of aircraft
Aerospace Propulsion Journeyman, 01/2012 to 06/2015
  • Inspected and repaired jet engines, small gas turbine engines and propellers.
  • Conducted all planning of aerospace propulsion maintenance functions and activities.
  • Reviewed drawings and engine blueprints to determine exact locations where issues occurred.
  • Diagnosed aircraft engines and determined appropriate repairs needed to correct such issues.
  • Documented all inspection and maintenance actions in aircraft forms, IMDS and FERMS.
  • Completed preventive and reparative maintenance on aircraft electronics and computer systems.
  • Removed and installed aircraft subsystem assemblies such as engines, rotors, gearboxes, transmissions and mechanical flight controls.
Power Generation Equipment Repairer, 03/2008 to 12/2011
  • Supervised site surveys to enhance productivity and implement effective use of equipment.
  • Repaired and maintained power system mechanical, hydraulic and electrical components.
  • Assessed and restored diesel, gasoline and turbine power units.
  • Applied functional knowledge and troubleshooting abilities to isolate and diagnose diverse faults.
  • Kept robust spare parts inventory based on expected needs to minimize downtime.
  • Efficiently installed electrical systems and components with careful analysis of technical schematics and specifications.
  • Organized and managed smooth preventive maintenance tasks such as evaluating part functionality, cleaning components and removing old seals and gaskets.
  • Installed, tested and calibrated commercial electrical equipment to meet use demands.
  • Removed and replaced malfunctioning and worn parts to maximize system longevity and performance.
  • Located and addressed electrical connection issues such as frayed wires and worn insulation to prevent larger problems.
  • Completed tests, troubleshooting and repairs on electrical controls, motors and electricity-generating components.
  • Documented vehicle and system data for recordkeeping purposes.
  • Worked within applicable standards, policies and regulatory guidelines to promote safe working environment.
  • Identified and corrected defects to bring completed products in line with tolerances.
Bachelor of Science: Computer Networking And Network Security, Expected in 02/2020 to Liberty University - Lynchburg, VA
  • Dean's List (Fall, 2019)
Associate of Applied Science: Aerospace Maintenance Technology , Expected in 10/2014 to Community College of The Air Force - Montgomery, AL

Performance Rating Based Award 2021.

Performance Rating Based Award 2020.

Outstanding Performance Rating 2017-2021.

Air Force Achievement Medal 2015.

Navy and Marine Corps. Achievement Medal 2010.

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School Attended

  • Liberty University
  • Community College of The Air Force

Job Titles Held:

  • Aircraft Electrical Systems Technician
  • Aerospace Propulsion Journeyman
  • Power Generation Equipment Repairer


  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Applied Science

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