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Professional Summary
Detail-oriented professional with extensive experience performing preventive and routine/non-routine maintenance on complex, technical machinery and equipment.Proven ability to work both independently and as part of a team-oriented,collaborative effort. Leverage strong analytical, critical thinking, and problem solving skills to quickly identify,troubleshoot, and resolve issues with key components. Excels with minimal supervision in deadline-driven settings
  • Troubleshooting & Testing
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Engine Overhaul
  • Proficiency at reading and interpreting maintenance manual
  • Corrective action 
  • Detail-oriented
Work History
US Technicians Inc Line maintenance | Des Plaines, IL | November 2015 - Current
  • Perform line maintenance for Aeromexico
  • Work closely with airline operations to complete fueling, security checks, and aircraft winter services
  • Strong knowledge of aircraft Maintenance and fault indication manual ATA codes to ensure FAA compliance
  • Communicate with ATC to reposition aircraft with towbarless tractor
The 99 Bhat store Store Owner | Pattaya, Thiland | January 2011 - February 2015
Robinson Helicopter Co Helicopter Mechanic | Torrance, CA | March 2004 - January 2011
  • Shop Maintenance for Robinson 22's, Raven 1, 11, 66
  • Performed major and minor repairs
  • Finalize helicopter assembly
  • Rigging and run up
Airframe & Powerplant A&P West Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA | 2004
GED Chicago Public Schools Chicago, IL | 1984
Boeing 737 General Familiarization
Robinson Maintenance Course
Taxi Mechanic
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Professional Summary
Highly motivated Aviation Maintenance professional, Flight Engineer on CH-47F, and Military Veteran of 6 years, with a Secret Security Clearance as well as experience demonstrating the ability to advise, supervise, lead, train, and serve in fast-paced, high-stress environments with little to no guidance. Equally capable of working independently or in a team environment. Possesses a comprehensive background in avionics, power plant, electrical systems, airframe, and rotor systems for the CH-47D/F. Qualifications and skills include: Effective communication and listening Critical thinking Leadership and supervision Over 600 Day/night/NVG flight hours.
  • MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Documentation and logging
  • Perform Complex Inspections
  • Equipment and personnel management
  • Troubleshooting Systems
  • Creative problem solving
  • Team oversight
  • Organizational skills
  • Aircraft forms/records management
  • Navigate Maintenance Manual
Work History
Crew Chief/Flight Engineer, 01/2017 to Current
UNITED STATES ARMY, CH, Hunter Army Airfield Savannah, GA
  • Examine and inspect aircraft components, including landing gear, hydraulic systems, and deicers to locate cracks, breaks, leaks, or other problems.
  • Read and interpret maintenance manuals, service bulletins, and other specifications to determine the feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.
  • Maintain repair logs, documenting all preventive and corrective aircraft maintenance.
  • Inspect airframes for wear or other defects.
  • Accompany aircraft on flights to make in-flight adjustments and corrections.
Crew Chief/Flight Engineer, 01/2015 to 01/2017
Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii Wahiawa, Hawaii
  • Performed duties as a flight engineer maintaining airspace surveillance, traffic and obstacle avoidance, safety and security of passengers, equipment, and cargo, and properly executing emergency procedures.
  • Participated in maintenance test flights monitoring all aircraft systems and components for unusual conditions including vibrations, noises, smells, leakage or malfunctions.
  • Safely and successfully conducts daily heavy lift helicopter operations to fully support customer needs to include: Air Assaults, Passenger/Equipment movements, rescue operations, etc.
  • Supervised and performed over 400 man-hours of scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on CH-47F helicopters, from 25- 400 hour inspections.
  • Prepared two CH-47F helicopters for strategic air transport into Thailand, South Korea, and the Philippines, including removal and installation of the aft pylon, rotor blades, flight controls and rigging, hydraulic components, and transmissions.
Helicopter Mechanic, 02/2014 to 02/2015
Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii Wahiawa, Hawaii
  • Removed and installed CH-47D/F subsystem assemblies such as engines, rotors, transmissions, mechanical flight controls, and other components.
  • Provided technical guidance to subordinate personnel during scheduled and unscheduled maintenance and special inspections.
  • Supervised and performed over 1000 maintenance man-hours on the CH-47D/F Chinook helicopter to include 100/200/400 hour inspections, corrosion control inspections, and maintenance operational checks.
  • Assisted in the completion of 10 CH-47F and 4 CH-47D 200 and 400 hour phase inspections servicing and lubricating the aircraft and subsystems, performing maintenance operational checks, inspecting flight critical components, and upkeep of aircraft forms and records.
Helicopter Mechanic, 01/2013 to 01/2014
CH-47D/F Helicopter Repairer Camp Humphreys, South Korea
  • Inspect, test, and measure completed work, using devices such as hand tools or gauges to verify conformance to standards or repair requirements.
  • Remove or install aircraft engines, using hoists
  • Inventory and requisition or order supplies, parts, materials, and equipment.
  • Read and interpret pilots' descriptions of problems to diagnose causes
High School Graduate: 2008
Southern Wayne High School - Dudley, NC
Airframe and Power Plant Certification, Pending
Global School of Aeronautics - Gainesville, GA
Additional Information
  • NOTABLE AWARDS , Army Air Medal w/C device Army Air Medal Army Commendation Medal Army Achievement Medal w/C device Army Achievement Medal (2) Army Good Conduct Medal National Defense Service Global War on Terrorism Army Service Overseas Service (2) Boeing 500 Hour Award