Detail-oriented Test Technician with strong mathematical, analytical, and communication skills. Efficient Test Technician proficient in auditing and monitoring quality requirements to meet company quality assurance standards and customer specifications.
Superb communication skills
Strong mechanical aptitude
Test case documentation
Microsoft Office Suite
Prior supervisory experience
Overhaul Test Technician May 2017 to Current Solar Turbines Inc － DeSoto, TXSame as previous
Quality Test TechnicianFeb 2012 to May 2017 Solar Turbines Inc － San Diego, CA
Install, operate, troubleshoot, and remove industrial gas/ diesel turbines and gearboxes ranging from 1,500 to 30,000 HP.
Troubleshoot facility pumps, valves, flowmeters, transducers, accelerometers, cooling towers, engine performance analyzing equipment, and data systems.
Familiar with ISO 9001 procedures and policies.
Lean Manufacturing/ Six Sigma certification
Ensure customer equipment meets all requirements (HP, emissions, fuel efficiency, vibrations, etc.) stated within company specification.
Utilize RSLogix PLCs to interface with multiple VFDs.
Utilize multimeters and precision measuring equipment.
Serve as second shift departmental Safety Team Lead.
Interact with customers providing workspace tours, safety briefs, and answering questions.
Crew ChiefOct 2009 to Feb 2012 Dyncorp International LLC － Fort Worth, TX
Prepared and executed movement of aircraft, tools, personnel, and ground support equipment to forward operating bases in Afghanistan.
Designed, implemented, and maintained robust tool control/ inventory program.
Operational responsibilities concurrent with Active Duty while forward deployed throughout Afghanistan.
Secret Security Clearance
Huey Crew ChiefAug 2003 to Oct 2009 United Staes Marine Corps － Quantico, VA
Perform gearbox and engine vibration analysis and subsequent troubleshooting.
Perform main and tail rotor track and balance.
Perform groundwork and inflight engine tuning.
Perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance as required.
Actively maintain technical publication library (TPL) in accordance with guidelines stated within NAVAIR directives.
Over 1,000 flight hours, 200 night vision goggle hours, 189 combat hours
Serve as Work Center Supervisor (60 Marines, $100 mil. in assets) ensuring mission was completed in a safe and timely manner.
Bachelor of Science, Business Administration University of Redlands － Redlands, CA, United States
Airframe & Powerplant Avtech Exams － Riverside, CA, United States
Caterpillar Production System
Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Activities and Honors
President's Award for cross functional safety team which created and implemented safety strategies to lower recordable injury frequency (RIF)
Air Medal-Strike Flight w/ 1 Star, USMC Good Conduct Medal w/ 1 Star, Sea Service Deployment Ribbon w/ 1 Star, Iraq Campaign Medal w/ 1 Campaign Star, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Letter of Appreciation, Certificate of Appreciation, Aircrew Combat Wings w/ 3 Gold Stars