engineering technician iii radar operator resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -

Motivated to apply my 22- year ATC, Airfield Management and Security Specialist experience in the United Air Force as Chief ATC Standardization and Evaluation, Chief, ATC and my leadership and management abilities to enhance ACC / A3TV operations. Eager to learn new skills and advance knowledge with hands-on experience. Proficient in MIshap reports and Microsoft Office Suite and with advanced interpersonal abilities.


· Air Force Instruction 91-202 - US Air Force Mishap Prevention Program

  • Air Education and Training Command Introduction to Air Force Encroachment Management Course
  • Flight Safety Non-Commissioned Officer Training
  • Aircraft Mishap Investigation Course
  • FAA Control Tower Operator and ATC Specialist Certificates
  • USAF Air Traffic Control Specialist Graduate
  • USAF Air Traffic Control Facility Management Training
  • USAF Airfield Management Specialist Graduate
  • USAF Terminal Instrument Procedures Specialist Graduate
  • USAF Supervisor Safety Course
  • USAF Traffic Safety Course
08/2017 to Current
Engineering Technician III (Radar Operator) Raytheon City, STATE,

Skillfully performs as Relocatable Over -the-Horizon, (ROTHR) radar operator

· Works closely with Navy and Joint Interagency Task Force South (JIATF-S) in tracking hundreds of drug traffickers helping to keep illicit materials from entering United States borders

o ROTHR operations led directly to the seizure of 4.5 metric tons of cocaine, valued at about $90 million

01/2015 to 08/2017
Air Traffic Control and Airfield Management Lead Sawdey Solution Services Inc. City, STATE,

Task Lead, Air Traffic Control and Airfield Management SME - Government Contract Located at Langley Air Force Base, Virginia.

  • Reviewed, analyzed, and interpreted safety program performance indicators and statistical data, and related unit mission accomplishments
  • Traveled to AFCENT AOR (OCONUS) and conducted Safety audits of contractor compliance with Performance Work Statement (PWS), Statement of Work provisions and established policies
01/1993 to 12/2015
Master Sergeant USAF City, STATE,
  • Chief, Air Traffic Control, Chief, Standardization and Evaluation, Chief, Airfield Management and Terminal Instrument Procedures (TERPS) Specialist
  • Responded to Safety Investigation Board (SIB) requests for assistance in drafting accurate ATC safety recommendations
  • Prepared data for Class A and Class B mishaps for presentation to Wing Commander and eventual presentation to COMACC
  • Prepared data for Class C, D, and E mishaps for presentation to Wing Commander for his decision
  • Consistently promoted essential elements and objectives of the USAF and ACC flight safety programs to help ensure Controller and Airfield Management personnel were able to identify operational hazards and understand the principles of mishap prevention
  • Conducted flight safety audits of military facilities at CONUS and OCONUS locations
  • Ensured both positive and negative findings of flight related operations were identified and properly documented
  • Performed quality assurance reviews and edited written findings ensuring investigated deviations from requirements included recommendations or corrective actions to prevent reoccurrence or minimize probability of recurrence
  • Advised senior leadership on all airfield matters affecting flying operations
  • Liaised between flying community and civil engineers to analyze impact of work on operational flying
  • Coordinated with 1 FW Commander and Base Safety in developing and applying base wide operational risk plans for responding to aircraft incidents, accidents, in-flight emergencies, or similar disasters on or off base
Education and Training
Expected in to to
Air Force Aerospace Management Certificate : Air Force Aerospace Management Certificate
Community College of The Air Force - ,

· Awarded 1st Fighter Wing Medallion for outstanding leadership during a real-world control tower evacuation due to a fire

o Quickly re-established vital ATC communications helping safely land 12, F-15C aircraft

· Awarded USAF, Meritorious Service Medal for outstanding ATC radar initiatives;

o Concerted efforts helped Langley earn HQ ACC, ATC Complex of the Year Award

· Chosen, Chief Controller ahead of four senior, fully qualified controllers to lead busiest GCA facility in Air Force’s largest major command

· Awarded Air Force Commendation Medal for innovative training initiatives and standardization of ATC procedures leading to improved operational safety efficiency

· Earned HQ Air Force Communications Command, Aircraft Save Award and Certificate of Aircraft Assist

o Outstanding knowledge of ATC and personal actions led to the safe recovery of a lost and imperiled civilian aircraft

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School Attended

  • Community College of The Air Force

Job Titles Held:

  • Engineering Technician III (Radar Operator)
  • Air Traffic Control and Airfield Management Lead
  • Master Sergeant


  • Air Force Aerospace Management Certificate

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