Individual commitment to a group effort - that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work." Vince Lombardi My time in the field of networking has taught me that communication, teamwork, and a strong sense of accomplishment will always lead to success within any industry,These are my core beliefs as an employee. Valuable Job Skills Skilled with various tools; hand tools, electrical and pneumatic power tools, hydraulic lift tools and vehicles, electrical voltmeters, ammeters, and ohmmeters. Experienced in mounting and bracketing systems used in placing various Communications antennas, as well as grounding coaxial cables and SOOW cords, and fabricating jumpers. Comfortable with working at heights in excess of 400 ft. Skilled with rigging ropes and pulley systems, as well as crane rigging. Experienced landscaper; skilled with cutting equipment such as weed eaters, hedgers, mowers, blowers, laupers, chainsaws/ polesaws, machetes, handsaws, etc. Completed NATE Commtraining as well as Tower Rescue training. CPR and First-Aid Certified. Completed OSHA 10-Hour Construction Industry Outreach program. Certified DOT driver. Experience with fuel handling and transport. FEMA Certified Emergency Responder. Forklift operator Knowledge of facility maintenance and documentation procedures for such maintenance. Experience with residential and commercial plumbing. Over 100 hrs of experience of working in an active hangar. Certified food handler. Knowledge of various computer software programs; including MS Word, Outlook, Powerpoint and Excel, virus and malware protection software, Attachmate, LDAP, soft phones (Avaya), and Remote Desktop. Type 60+ words per minute. Experience in face to face and telepone-based customer service. Knowledge of and experience with various Global Distribution Systems (GDS), including Worldspan, Apollo, Shares, and Sabre, as well as Hotel Extranet internal booking system. Authorized to work in the US for any employer
Performed construction, maintenance, troubleshooting, and integration of cellular networking sites.
Maintained vehicle fleet and ensured safe driver operation.
Performed warehousing duties as needed, including shipping/receiving of materials, PO/pick list verification, and forklift/tractor operations.
Safely transported heavy equipment and parts utilizing various transport equipment; i.e 4/6 wheel trucks manual and standard transmission), flatbed and hydraulic dump trailers, and various DOT approved safety equipment including ratcheting webbed style and chain stye anchoring straps.
Participated in and led OSHA weekly safety awareness meetings, and assisted in creating safe working conditions for all employees.
Performed installation, maintenance, and decommissioning of antennas, mast head amplifiers, radio systems and modules, diplexers, various sizes and types of coaxial cables LMR240/400 to 1 5/8" Heliax Cable), fiber optics cables and interface systems, and supports for transmission lines, sometimes at elevation over 300 ft.
Performed various rigging and hoisting applications in order to safely complete construction requirements; To include using static kernmantle rope for hoisting loads, tying various types of knots, and safely utilizing mechanical hoisting equipment (i.e Capstan Hoist/ Bumper Wench) to raise and lower parts and equipment.
Performed line sweeps on various frequencies using the Anritsu SiteMaster for troubleshooting and quality assurance purposes.
Installed, serviced, and decommissioned system radios and modules.
Installed, serviced, and decommissioned various AC and DC power systems, expansion cases, junction boxes, and lightning protection/grounding systems.
Performed troubleshooting, maintenance and quality assurance on fiberoptics systems and cables.
This includes scoping and power metering/light source testing using ODM field products.
Installed, serviced, and performed troubleshooting on RJ 45/Cat 5 and Cat 6 cable.
Performed overall quality assurance at construction completion to ensure a functional and above expectation cellular network site.
Accomplishments One of the greatest tools I have acquired while working with this company is the understanding of how critical each person's effort can be in creating a successful business environment.
I have been an integral member of various teams and crews that have been responsible for 100+ percent productivity in multiple quarters.
We have established ourselves and our company as the standard for cell site construction in multiple T-Mobile markets throughout Texas, We have been named one of five or less preferred contractors for T-Mobile in the Austin and San Antonio markets, and we strive for superb quality and zero punch sites with each project.
I have also been a part of a huge effort in job safety, creating a work environment that over the past twelve months has seen zero recorded safety incidences.
Texas State Technical CollegeAviation Maintenance Technology