Self motivated individual with many years of experience sewing, rigging, and manufacturing. Passion for aerospace technology and advancement of space exploration.
Current federal security clearance
Familiar with the use of Microsoft word, power point, and excel
Highly precise sewing
Ability to read technical drawings
Flight operations experience
Parachute rigging to include pressure packing
Flight train rigging
RF welding and plastic heat sealing
Metal and wood working
Sewer Technician, 02/2016 to Current Near Space Corporation – Tillamook, OR
Primary sewer for all sewn soft good products. Main concentration of work was focused around sewing connecting parts in accordance with technical drawings for various flight train configurations to include recovery system.
Worked with various materials and techniques to produce products. Materials include; nylon webbing, nylon cloth (1.1oz-1000D), nylon tape, spectra cord, spectra cloth, kelvar cord, kelvar webbing, Kevlar cloth, dynema cord/ rope, carbon fiber, fiber glass, aluminum, steel, wood.
Setup and maintained all sewing machines.
Produced many technical drawing, diagrams, and procedures for manufactured goods.
Participated in various flight operation dutys.
Section Chief/ Supervisor, 09/2006 to 09/2015 United States Army
Member of an elite airborne unit, set to deploy anywhere in the world at a moments notice. Performed various task to include, rigging equipment and vehicles for airborne insertion by means of fixed and rotary wing aircraft; rigging personnel for airborne deployment; and coordinating/ organizing schedule of operation with all constraints including weather and terrain.
Responsible for the training, safety, and management of up to 15 employees Accountable for over $2 million dollars in equipment and vehicles to include maintenance.
Optician/ Sales Associate, 03/2005 to 09/2006 Luxottica
Main responsibilities included receiving prescription lenses, checking accuracy of the prescription lenses with a lensmeter, and mounting the lenses in frames Assisted customers with product selection, dispensing prescription, adjusting eyewear, explaining lenses care, and problem solving of any customer issues.
Observed all safety policies and procedures
Completed courses in health care Courses included phlebotomy, patient/customer service, and medical terminology Received CPR for health care workers certification: September 2015 Pikes Peak Community College - Colorado Springs, CO