Experienced leader with over 9 years of service as a submarine Nuclear Machinist Mate, Recruiter, and Advanced Programs Coordinator. Proven leader focused on efficiency and productivity. Known as a “SUPERB TECHNICIAN” with a record for:
Gained experience in all levels of work involved in day to day operation of a Submarine Nuclear Power Plant. Actively participated in the Global War on Terror and the U.S. Navy's agenda of "Strategic Deterrence" through the use of Ballistic Missile Submarines.
Part of the 7,000 person team responsible for annually finding and placing upwards of 48,000 of America's best men and women into the U.S. Navy to accomplish today's missions and meet tomorrow's challenges.
Hand-selected by the Chief Recruiter as the Advanced Programs Coordinator." A direct liaison between local recruiting district personnel and Commander, Navy Recruiting Command.
Pivotal in maintaining major emergent repairs ahead of the planned 3 month window and budget with a base cost in excess of $2 million. Responsible for training of all nuclear qualified Machinist Mates attached to the command. Ensured completion of all qualifications and training for over 130 recruiting district personnel in an area spanning 8 states (AR, TN, northern half of MS and AL, and portions of KY, VA and GA).
Rebuilt the Engine Room after multi-million dollar conversion process. Qualified and operated all mechanical watch stations in the Engine Room for 5 years. Participated in the refueling of and multiple, subsequent operations required to restart the reactor. Participated in the IX and Purification Filter resin change out procedures, complicated due to immense radiological concerns. Certified Universal EPA Refrigeration Technician since 2008 with 5 years of experience working with High and Low Pressure Refrigeration Plants.
Vital for the smooth operation of Machinery Division maintenance due to persistent attention to detail therefore increasing division efficiency. Qualified in Maintenance and Material Management System (3M) and Quality Assurance Inspector (QAI). Kept waiver errors at all-time low for recruiting district due to proficiency and dedication to accuracy.
Revived a failing recruiting station as a junior recruiter and re-introduced it to the community making it a highly productive station. Restructured and stream-lined in-processing procedures for all nuclear field applicants as Advanced Programs Coordinator in a district of approx. 148,000 square miles. Achieved 130% of New Contract Objective goal, contributing to the recruiting district attaining 100% Nuclear Field goal.
Repair and Maintenance of Low/High Pressure Refrigeration Systems
Nuclear Propulsion Plant Operation/Maintenance
Mechanical Design, Reactor Physics, Chemistry, Metallurgy, Radiological Controls, Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow, Electrical Theory
Basic Machining, Mechanical Design
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