fire control technician resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) XXX-1000,
Professional Summary

Solutions-focused, driven professional offering a comprehensive background supporting U.S. military in roles of increasing responsibility during a 9 year career in the United States Navy as a Fire Control Technician, Second Class, submarine qualified; and as a qualified Navy instructor. Effective communicator who quickly masters new roles and technologies to achieve positive results.

  • Instructed over 300 junior sailors in the basics of computer use, local area network management, and operating systems.
  • Aided in the development, course planning, and implementation of a new Tactical Computer Network Operator course, including a successful pilot course that saw 100% graduation rate.
  • Completed two overseas deployments vital to national security.
  • Assisted in the installation and implementation of a new suite of missile fire control systems which had yet to be installed on any other submarine platform.
  • Awarded Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal - SEP 2018
  • 10+ Years of Microsoft Suite experience.
  • 5 years leadership and team management experience.
  • 10+ years experience with computer systems running Microsoft Windows, Sun Microsystems Solaris (UNIX), and RedHat Linux.
  • 3 years experience teaching, lesson planning, course development.
  • 9 years experience maintaining and administering tactical computer networks aboard nuclear submarines.
  • Experience in shipboard damage control including but not limited to the prevention, mitigation, and suppression of fire and flooding.
  • Effective decision making in high pressure environments.
  • Attention to Detail
  • Sound Judgment
  • Excellent Time Management
  • Critical Thinking
  • Corrective Action Recommendations
  • Mathematical Calculation
  • Documentation and Recordkeeping
  • Problem Anticipation and Resolution
  • Data Analysis
  • Digital Multimeters
Work History
12/2012 to Current Fire Control Technician United States Navy | City, STATE,

Operates, tests, repairs, and performs maintenance on fire control systems, including launch systems, equipment, and associated test equipment; performs repair of computers; serves as system local area network administrator.

Adjusts, aligns, and calibrates basic electronic circuits; performs advanced troubleshooting, calibration, adjustments, and tests on Local Area Networks (LAN), fire control and guidance systems, and support subsystems; isolates and replaces faulty parts and components; identifies electrical components and parts from drawings and schematic diagrams; identifies basic circuits; prepares computer for all modes of operations; interprets printouts of computers and peripheral equipment; orders repair parts; maintains logs and records; completes maintenance data forms and reports; inventories installed equipment and replacement parts.

12/2012 to Current Petty Officer Second Class United States Navy | City, STATE,

Conducted tests and diagnostic procedures using tools such as analyzers, multimeters and power supplies; Inspected surface preparation, primers, mid-coats, top-coats and powder coatings on marine vessels; Disposed of unsound and unsafe materials, products and equipment to prevent inappropriate reuse; Operated electronic sensors and fire control computer systems to collect, analyze and disseminate electronic intelligence; Directed safe and secure operations of over $1 million worth of government property, resulting in no loss of equipment or negative incidents; Performed daily inspection rounds throughout facilities to check on all equipment and machinery; Used hand tools, instruments, gauges and equipment to complete accurate measurements and noted results for official records.

12/2018 to Current Navy Instructor United States Navy | City, STATE,

Instructed over 300 junior sailors in the Tactical Computer Network Operator course, providing training in the physical construction, operation, networking, and troubleshooting of computers utilizing Windows, UNIX, and LINUX operating systems; Applied various teaching aids to minimize learning gaps and instruct and motivate students; Evaluated and revised lesson plans and course content to achieve student-centered learning; Assisted in the design, lesson planning, and implementation of an entirely new Tactical Computer Network Operator course to replace existing course approaching obsolescence; Used learning assessments to regularly monitor student understanding of class concepts and materials; Defined and articulated goal learning outcomes, performance metrics and changes to improve student learning ;Earned positive feedback from students regarding classroom instruction and learning success; Decreased learning time by initiating new learning methods and ensuring complete student comprehension; Optimized learning plans, quantifying student progress through test administration; Observed other instructors and lecturers, gathering valuable techniques to be implemented into future lectures and courses; Developed classroom guidelines and assignment rules to communicate expectations; Emphasized safe working and classroom conditions and practices.

Expected in 12/2018 to to | Curriculum And Instruction Navy Instructor Training, Groton, CT, GPA:
Expected in 03/2016 to to | Military Technologies Submarine Missile Employment/Strike Planning, Bangor, WA, GPA:
Expected in 02/2016 to to | Military Technologies Submarine Torpedo Employment, Bangor, WA, GPA:
Expected in 03/2015 to to | Mathematics Advanced Target Motion Analysis, Bangor, WA, GPA:
Expected in 11/2013 to to | Submarine Fire Control Systems And Subsystems Submarine Fire Control Technician, Class A SChool, Groton, CT, GPA:
Expected in 06/2013 to to | Computer Networking Tactical Computer Network Operator, Groton, CT, GPA:
Expected in 05/2013 to to | Electrical And Electronics Electronics Core Apprentice Technical Training, Groton, CT, GPA:
Expected in 04/2013 to to | Damage Control, Ballast And Air Systems, Security Basic Submarine School, Groton, GPA:
Expected in to to No Degree | Information Technology Jefferson Community And Technical College, Louisville, KY GPA:
Expected in 06/2009 to to GED | Louisville, Kentucky, GPA:
  • Top Secret Clearance
  • Fire Control Technician of the Watch
  • Assistant Fire Control Technician of the Watch
  • TTWCS Operator
  • Electronic Plot Operator
  • Navy Instructor
  • Maintenance Person
  • Craftsman
  • Submarine Qualified

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Navy Instructor Training
  • Submarine Missile Employment/Strike Planning
  • Submarine Torpedo Employment
  • Advanced Target Motion Analysis
  • Submarine Fire Control Technician, Class A SChool
  • Tactical Computer Network Operator
  • Electronics Core Apprentice Technical Training
  • Basic Submarine School
  • Jefferson Community And Technical College
  • Louisville

Job Titles Held:

  • Fire Control Technician
  • Petty Officer Second Class
  • Navy Instructor


  • No Degree
  • GED

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