I am a retired U.S. Air Force Veteran seeking employment in the Rapid City area. I had the opportunity to serve 12 years in the United States Air Force as an aircraft maintainer. I have obtained my national certification as a railroad Conductor.
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Non-Commissioned Officer of the Month-March 2013
Retired Staff Sergeant of the United States Air Force-2015
Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Ribbon-2005
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal-2005
Air Force Expeditionary Service Ribbon-2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2011, 2013
National Certified Conductor-July 2015
KC-135 Flying Crew Chief September 2003 to April 2010USAF - Grand Forks Air Force Base, NDAdvises on problems maintaining, servicing, and inspecting aircraft and aerospace support equipment. Uses technical data to diagnose and solve maintenance problems on aircraft systems. Interprets and advises on maintenance procedures and policies to repair aircraft and support equipment.Troubleshoots and maintains aircraft structures, systems, components, and support equipment. Tests repaired components using mockups and test equipment. Adjusts, aligns, rigs, and calibrates aircraft systems
B-1B Dedicated Crew Chief May 2016 to May 2015USAF - Ellsworth Air Force Base, SDDirectly supervised and coordinated the activities of mechanics, installers, and repairers Determined schedules, sequences, and assignments for work activities, based on work priority, quantity of equipment, and skill of personnel Monitored employees' work levels and review work performance Inspected and monitored work areas, examine tools and equipment, and provide employee safety training to prevent, detect, and correct unsafe conditions or violations of procedures and safety rules Inspected, tested, and measured completed work, using devices such as hand tools or gauges to verify conformance to standards or repair requirements Requisitioned materials and supplies, such as tools, equipment, or replacement parts
Conductor April 2015 to CurrentBNSF Railway - Edgemont, SDLicensed class I Railroad Conductor. Duties included picking up and setting out railroad cars according to work orders, spotting cars at industry tracks and placing cars in train according to FRA train compliance. Handle all the paperwork for trains including bills of laden, train manifest papers, work orders, delay reports and track warrants. Knowledge of General Code of Operation Rules, Air Brake and Train Handling, North American Hazards Materials for Railroads. Managed work with little supervision. Notified supervisors of faulty operations and defective materials. Responsible for promoting safe and clean working environment.
High School Diploma : General Education, 2002McCutcheon High School - Lafayette, IN, USA