Seeking a position as an Deployable Airframe & Powerplant mechanic to fully utilize skills, training and experience as a Machinist, Tool & Die, and FAA licensed Airframe & Powerplant Mechanic, along with an extensive manufacturing, assembly & supervisory background.
Performed routine interior production assembly operations on structural and mechanical sub/assemblies and aircraft systems, equipment and accessories using manual operations
Performed a variety of structural assembly operations, fastener installation, and inspection duties while working from electronic models, manufacturing specifications, procedures, and instructions
Drilled, fitted and assembled a variety of detailed parts, skins and assemblies
Inspected for proper installation and integrity
Approved and stamped acceptable assemblies and rejected assemblies not meeting requirements
Performed delegated Production Accountability duties associated with the processing, verification, quality auditing and inspection of assemblies, parts and tooling
Maintained necessary documentation and records
In team environment, attached automobile components to vehicles thus completing assemblies of Jeep Grand Cherokees, Dodge Avengers, Chrysler 200's and Dodge Ram pick-ups
Worked at 5 different assembly plants during 9.5 yrs of employment Experienced various methods of assembling vehicles, gaining a broad knowledge of manufacturing processes Despite 5 hr round trip drive, minimal absenteeism
Despite 5 hr round trip drive, minimal absenteeism
Operated a 3 axial milling machine in the fabrication of new & retooled dies for various automotive customers.
Placed dies in stamping presses to perform repairs and upgrades on various dies.
Operated hand tools, drill presses, & grinders.
Gaged and maintained tolerances on grinding diameters, depths, squareness and parallelism.
Proficient in reading precision measuring instruments,ie: micrometers, calipers, dial indicators.
Supervised a 10 man crew to accomplish the production schedule of the entire plant
Maintained and evaluated records of production line changeovers to be able to reduce down times Implemented the initial format for the QS 9000 program for the stamping plant Improved downtime's (time line was down for changeovers) by 20 hrs through continuous improvement procedures & foot printing the various press lines.
Implemented the initial format for the QS 9000 program for the stamping plant
Improved downtime's (time line was down for changeovers) by 20 hrs through continuous improvement procedures & foot printing the various press lines.
Placed large (100 ton) & small (1/2 ton) dies in stamping presses for a Tier One automotive parts supplier. Operated overhead cranes, forklifts, Caterpillar bulldozers, powered man lifts, various power & hand tools to accomplish these jobs within the production schedule
Achieved journeyman's card by performing over 8,000 hrs. in the Job & Die Setting career field
Involved in 4 different Gemba (production line change over time reduction) programs.
Maintained & upgraded various Nuclear Weapons
Prepared and transported weapons to the flight line to be loaded onto B-52's Logged and filed classified documents Trained and instructed subordinates and supported units on nuclear weapons Completed multiple fire prevention safety training programs Was able to obtain a Secret Clearance
Logged and filed classified documents
Trained and instructed subordinates and supported units on nuclear weapons
Completed multiple fire prevention safety training programs
Was able to obtain a Secret Clearance
2 year course at MIAT to obtain an FAA Airframe & Powerplant certificate.
General studies pursuing a robotics degree.
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