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Professional Summary

Highly accomplished Quality Assurance, Reliability Engineering with more than 20-years combined experience managing all facets of maintenance program operations, including maintenance data analysis, scheduling, FAR requirements, auditing, and technical writing. Six Sigma Green Belt with thorough knowledge of aircraft, technical operations policies and procedures, production processes, and regulatory maintenance program requirements. Outstanding leadership qualifications; committed to quality workmanship and ethical conduct. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University -- Bachelor of Science Aviation Management and Engineering Sciences, Minor-Occupational Safety & Health, Masters of Business Administration Aeronautics (MBAA).

  • Liquid Penetrant Level II, NDT Ultrasonic Testing Level II
  • (A&P) Airframe Power-Plant License
  • B757/767 Familiarization/Systems training 80 hrs .
  • C-27, C-12 , C-130J, JSTARS B707
  • Inspection Authorization (IA)
  • MD-10/ MD-11 Systems 80 hrs.
  • B747-400 Familiarization 80 hrs.
  • B777 Familiarization/Systems training 80 hrs.
  • Embraer EMB-120 training & Troubleshooting
  • ATR- 72 turbo-prop, CRJ-200/300
  • King Air 350/300 Training
  • Embry Riddle Aeronautics Aircraft Crash & Investigations Course
Work History
Training Instructor King Air 350ER- Peace Dragon 07/2019 to Current
Textron Aviation Baghdad, Iraq
  • Instructs Iraqi Air Force (IAF) maintainers on King Air 350 ER aircraft maintenance tasks in accordance with and within the limitations of the FAA and the aircraft manufacturer.
  • Provide instruction, assistance, and on-the-job training in removing and installing components
  • Provides instruction, assistance, and on-the-job training in handling equipment, special tools, and test equipment
  • Provides interpretation of technical data set forth in Beechcraft / King Air maintenance manuals
  • Maintaining training records for each individual student to include accounting reports, attendance, evaluations, certificates, etc...
  • Delivers instruction on a range of maintenance tasks involving mechanical , electrical, engine, structural or avionics systems utilizing an interpreter/translator
  • Develops instructional systems and material
  • Interfaces directly with military customers regarding IAF student performance, aptitude and progress
  • Provides guidance and mentor-ship to IAF students.
Quality Assurance Specialist/ Environmental Health & Safety 12/2018 to 06/2019
Leidos HKIA, OCONUS (Afghanistan, Kabul)
  • As a Compliance Specialist working with the US ARMY Contractor Logistics Sustainment (CLS-AFG), I have implemented and maintained the creation of procedures and guidelines of Flight Operations Procedures (FOP) and Ground Operating Procedures (GOP), to ensure that governmental and industry regulations are met in accordance with the AR 95-20. I also interact as NTSB liaison, Safety Management System Subject Matter Expert (SME), Human Factors Liaison and Safety Management Systems Safety Assurance SME.
  • Audit the workplace organization and Associate behaviors to ensure that training is current. Using systems Workday, PRISM, SAP, Outlook and VECTOR.
  • Routinely Documented compliance by completing approval applications; recording test results; preparing investigative reports; preparing and filing Declarations of Conformity
  • Technical Advisor for aircraft mishap, incident, and investigations. I also conduct general safety oversight and audits, incident reports for aircraft mishap prevention incidents and accidents that occurred during operational of all aircraft and helicopter fleet types.; in addition to recommending product and process changes to maintenance manuals, GOP, FOP, LOI's, SOW, AR 95-20 and ICAR's.
  • My Quality Assurance team and I developed compliance plans by researching, analyzing, selecting, and applying compliance engineering concepts, approaches, techniques, and criteria; adapting and modifying compliance engineering options; developing and evaluating new compliance methodologies to educate employees about aviation safety and Inspection standards.
Quality Assurance Specialist / Compliance Safety Auditor 07/2018 to 11/2018
M 1 Support Services/C-12 Aircraft Maintenance Baghram, Afghanistan
  • EMARSS/Liberty (C-12), Guardrail , SEMA Government Contracting OCONUS,, Secret Security clearance. 
  • Measure sites' performance against published requirements in safety policies. For all deficiencies, identify a plan for the site to implement and fix all identified deficiencies.
  • Assured that maintenance and quality control personnel and QAR comply with all manufacturer Airworthiness Directives,
    Engineering Authorizations, and Service Bulletins, as well as company and customer defined policies and procedures
  • Assist the Quality Manager in developing, implementing, and monitoring the Quality Management System (QMS).
    Lead internal quality audits, execute Lean/Continuous Process Improvement initiatives, and coordinate external quality audits and reporting.
  • I also assist in instruction of maintenance on C-12 fixed wing aircraft to include services, inspections, troubleshooting, and repair airframes, engines, and associated systems to ensure continued airworthiness in accordance with OEM, FAA, and Army approved data. 
  • Lead internal quality audits, execute Lean/Continuous Process Improvement initiatives, and coordinate external quality audits and reporting. Analytical skills in developing Root-cause analysis, corrective / preventive actions.
Senior Aircraft Maintenance Mechanic Hanger 10 07/2016 to 06/2018
FedEx Express Aircraft Division Memphis, TN
  • Hanger 10 maintenance of FedEx fleet aircraft B-757, B-767, B-777, MD-11, MD-10, A 300-600 and A-310.
  • Troubleshooting of MEL, TSI, WRI and inbound write-ups which require on-time performance and aircraft readiness.
  • RII, engine run and taxi, tow with communication with FAA aircraft controllers.
  • Experience with Meteor, Workbench, IPad Mobile DCC, Workday and proper documentation of aircraft records in  association with Workbench.
  • Continuous work with MOCC, engineering and QC, while ensuring quality, accurate, aircraft performance and maintenance.
  • Hanger maintenance which includes Electrical, Avionics, & engine removal and replacement of CF6-80C-2B, GE-11, RR-RB-211,  PW 4000.
  • QDM Practitioner and Apprentice QDM class Principles, Access, Build, Launch, and Lean Six Sigma Green Belt.
  • AIM Advancement Into Management  Training; Acting Lead and  Acting  Manager. Continuous Airworthiness Maintenance Program (CAMP) experience and skills includes the Maintenance/inspection tasks necessary to maintain its aircraft in an Airworthy condition with training,  Required Inspection Items (RII),  Maintenance record-keeping contractor maintenance and operations under  14 CFR Parts 121 and 135 operations with Continuing Analysis and Surveillance System (CASS).
  • I consistently planned, coordinated, directed, and/or performed engineering assignments involving specifications for, and design changes alterations, aircraft, engines, systems, and components.
  • Troubleshooting with assistance of engineering modifications and designs, for Technical Data, Service Bulletins, ERAs, reports, drawings, IPC, AMM, FIM and CMM manuals.
  • Knowledge Of PC Based Apps Such As Spreadsheets, Databases & high proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint,  Access , Excel, Outlook, and Power Point.
  • Developed the capability to read and interpret engineering drawings, schematics Overhaul Manuals And Wiring Diagrams .
Senior Engineer / Planner Cabin Interiors/Technical Writer 03/2015 to 06/2016
Delta Air lines, DGS Atlanta, GA
  • Examined manufacturers' service bulletins, technical drawings and other correspondence in order to recommend and implement changes to the affected fleet of B757, B767, B737,B717, B777,  A350,  A330,  A321, MD-90 and MD-88 systems.
  • Reviewed reliability data to recommend and implement changes in Avionics/Systems Engineering, Structures Engineering.
  • Studied and implementation plans impact Maintenance (Line/Hanger/Shop), Technical Procedures, Materials, Planning, and Maintenance Programs.
  • 20 years experience with 14 CFR 121 and 145 aircraft maintenance. Devolved working knowledge of SCEPTRE related to aircraft log page activity.
  • Produce engineering drawings, reports, material lists and work instructions to document & install aircraft modifications and In-Flight Entertainment and Connectivity products (IFE-C).
  • Knowledge of commercial aircraft structure, understanding of static, fatigue, fatigue critical structure, damage tolerance, FAR's, AD's, S/B's and Fleet Campaigns expert knowledge.
  • Provided critical support in developing, writing, editing, revising, demonstrate the use of OEM technical manuals and source documents SRM,  IPC,  AMM, Service Bulletins, ER/A, SRM,  AMM, etc. operating instructions, and other similar procedural documents.
  • Experience in Delta Air Lines TechOps and the MRO industry includes timely setup/conversion of all MON log pages, including DFRD & CORR log page corrections, parts information, forecast number key word descriptions, time control intervals
Aircraft Maintenance Support Engineer Sr. C-130J 03/2013 to 05/2015
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics / Aerospace Manufacturing Marietta, GA
  • Technical Writer and Aircraft Support Engineer include, Technical writing, illustrating, validation, quality assurance tasks for flight, organizational maintenance, illustrated parts breakdown manuals and wiring diagrams.
  • Experience with Maintenance Steering Group 3 (MSG3), Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM), Conditioned Based Maintenance(CBM+), Standard Visual Work Cards (SVWC).
  • I consistently planned, coordinated, directed, and/or performed engineering assignments involving specifications for, and design changes alterations, aircraft, engines, systems, and components.
  • Prepared documents for engineering modifications and designs, for Technical Data, Service Bulletins, TCTO's, procedures, reports, drawings, IPC, AMM, CMM manuals of C-130J and J-STARS Boeing 707.
  • Experienced with DCMA 8210.1, experienced with MS Office Suite including Word, Excel, Outlook, and Power Point.
  • Experienced in Lean/Six Sigma processes. Knowledge of risk management and written risk assessments. Environmental Safety & Health (ESH) experience and general awareness/experience working with a variety of ESH issues, OSHA Compliance and other industry standards.
  • Prior experience with U.S. Air Force and use of special tools/equipment
  • Interpret Air Force drawings and provide recommended updates as required.
  • Understanding of the Air Force Technical Order Manual systems, Technical Order Distribution Office (TODO), and Technical Order Management Agency.
Aircraft Maintenance Lead/ Project Manager/ Supervisor C-27 01/2011 to 03/2012
L3 Vertex Communications Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Performed scheduled avionics systems checks, avionics wiring, King Air 200/300, C-12, C-208, C-27, and C-130J experience
  • Technical writing, organizational maintenance, illustrated parts breakdown manuals and wiring diagrams., International Oconus Contractor. Experience implementing lean, six sigma and 5 S programs.
  • Worked with the Director of Maintenance to ascertain current status of aircraft and forecasts maintenance down-time, meetings, coordination between maintenance and flight operations, and coordination of all flights including training, positioning, and safety investigations.
  • Documented Quality Control Manuals and aircraft records
  • Performed routine inspections and troubleshooting, including air-frame structures Performed air-frame, power plant propeller repairs and modifications.
  • I have expert knowledge of FAR regulations related to interiors, and other government requirements for passenger safety and accommodation. Experience in managing in DCMA 82-10 aviation operations.
Maintenance Supervisor/Reliability Analysis/MOCC-Rep 04/2003 to 09/2009
World Airways Airlines Atlanta, GA
  • MD-11 / 747-400 / DC-10 Troubleshooter-Floater Mechanic, Supervisor at Maintenance stations with Experience implementing lean, six sigma and 5 S programs.
  • TROUBLESHOOTER of daily discrepancies of all inbound aircraft, 747, DC-10 and MD-11 ENGINE-RUN and TAXI qualifications.
  • RII INSPECTOR qualified and CAT II & III on all aircraft types.
  • MOCC experience analyzed reliability data relative to pilot reports, mechanical delays and cancellations, component removals, and service difficulty reports.
  • While working in the RELIABILITY DEPARTMENT, I assisted with trouble shooting of chronic discrepancies and over-sight of overly used parts and FAA Regulations and/or Engineering documentation as outlined in the Technical Operation Policies & Procedures (TOPP).
  • Part 121 airline maintenance/engineering experience INSPECTION DEPARTMENT auditor of manuals, log books, reliability of components.
  • TECHNICAL WRITER duties included reviewing and revising all aircraft maintenance manuals and documents used for maintaining the B747/MD-11 fleet maintenance programs.
  • MOCC Representative I Communicated directly with Flight Crew, Line Mx, and Contract Mx vendors to determine if discrepancies are eligible for deferral utilizing the approved MEL/CDL guidelines.
Senior Mechanic 04/1998 to 05/2000
Atlantic Southeast Airlines (ASA) Atlanta, GA
  • Inspection duties included performing routine service checks, A&B checks and through flight inspections.
  • Performed flight-line maintenance on in- service aircraft.  Performs trouble shooting of daily squawks during flight hours to be repaired for the next scheduled flight.
  • Performed daily and overnight checks, in addition to unscheduled maintenance discrepancies.
  • Inspection & RII of line maintenance A-Checks and engine changes on DC-10 & DC-8. Directed three other employees.
Senior Mechanic/ Lead 07/1997 to 04/2003
Mobile Aerospace Aviation MRO Mobile, Alabama
  • Demonstrated extensive MRO experience across multiple platforms including commercial wide-body aircraft MRO under FAA FAR Part 145 repair station regulations; B-727, DC-10, DC-10-30, and Airbus-300/310 and 747.
  • Maintenance consisted of Federal Express C&B check inspection work cards military technical orders, scheduling process, other work specifications, Government technical orders and military depot work requirements.
  • Coached and developed subordinates and peers; empowering team members with the authority to accomplish project tasks efficiently and with minimal direction for completion of scheduled deadlines.
  • Job performance consists of establishment of budgets for the organization, the staffing and training of the production staff.
  • Lead and directed staff and employees within specified aircraft tasks to achieve desired deliverable completions.
  • Controlled all cost, quality, scheduling, inventory & safety for all manufacturing operations in my department.
  • Worked through subordinate managers, supervisors and support staff to resolve technical or operational problems.
  • Part 121 airline maintenance/engineering experienced.
  • 3 years experience managing, supervising, lead  and directing workgroups.
  • 1 year project management experience.
  • 4 years MOCC, Reliability analysis, RII Inspector experience.
  • 20 plus years of RII Inspector with wide-body aircraft maintenance experience.
  • 5 years engineering, technical writer, planning experience
  • Six Sigma Lean Greenbelt
  • QDM Champion (Q2), QDM Practitioner
  • 29 CFR 1910, OSHA 30 hour General Industry Standards


Associate of Science: Six Sigma Green Belt Clayton State University - Atlanta, GA
Birring NDT Training School Houston, Tx. MT, PT, UT, VT, ET certificated. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Marietta, GA
Bachelor Of Science (Engineering Sciences): Engineering Sciences / Aviation Management 2017 Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Memphis, TN
Associate of Science: OSHA 30 hour General Industry Standards Certification Clayton State University - Morrow, GA
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Professional Summary
In search of a position that allows for my continued growth both personally and professionally while using my experience and the skills I've accumulated to be a valued resource within an organization whose reputation and core values are emulated within their employees.
  • Quality assurance
  • Process improvements
  • Technical problem-solving
  • Mechanical component design
  • Complex problem solving
  • Strong decision maker
  • Strong communication skills
  • Critical thinking
Work History
Wheeled Vehicle Mechanic (91 Bravo) / / Army National Guard - Columbus, GA / 01.2016 - Current
  • Maintain wheeled vehicles, their associated trailers and material handling equipment systems.
  • Inspecting, servicing, maintaining, repairing, replacement, adjusting and testing of wheeled vehicles and material handling equipment systems, subsystems and components.
  • Service automotive electrical systems including wiring harness, and starting and charging systems.
  • Perform wheeled vehicle recovery operations.
Operator / / Tyson Foods Inc - Dawson, GA / 01.2010 - 12.2015
  • Conducted safety inspections and followed safety rules and procedures.
  • Operating packaging machines, grinders or stuffers and may include tow motors.
  • The setup, tear down or cleaning ofequipment i.e., packaging machines, grinders or stuffers and may include tow motors.
  • Counted, weighed or documented product counts and or times.
  • Procured materials and supplies to complete daily tasks.
  • Performed minor mechanical work and routine equipment maintenance.
  • Handled preventive and corrective maintenance to maintain proper equipment safety and functionality.
  • Retrieved and performed required tests for quality and integrity on product samples.
  • Made appropriate repair recommendations for malfunctioning equipment.
Cook / / Carter's Fried Chicken - Dawson, GA / 01.2006 - 02.2010
  • Prepared food items consistently and in compliance with recipes, portioning, cooking and waste control guidelines.
  • Cooked and served food and meals in accordance with planned menus, diet plans, recipes, portions, temperature control procedures and facility policies.
  • Instructed new staff in proper food preparation, food storage, use of kitchen equipment and utensils, sanitation and safety issues.
  • Properly labeled and stored all raw food ingredients including produce, meat, fish, poultry, dairy and dry goods in the appropriate storage room, walk-in refrigerator, freezer or cooler.
  • Verified proper portion sizes and consistently attained high food quality standards.
  • Regularly interacted with guests to obtain feedback on product quality and service levels.
  • Verified freshness of products upon delivery.
  • Maintained smooth and timely operations in preparation and delivery of meals and kitchen sanitation.
Terrell County High School - Dawson, GA / 2010 High School Diploma
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Professional Summary
I am life long tinkerer/mechanic with a very high mechanical aptitude. I have gained my skills as a mechanic from personal life, on the job training, and schooling. I have been described as both innovative and a incredible learner. After leaving a mechanic position that i greatly enjoyed in 2013 for financial reason, I am now seeking a new position that will allow me to utilize my technical skills. I hope to find something that will provides me with plenty of opportunity to learn and grow.
  • Strong mechanical skills
  • Extensive experience with mechanics tools
  • Experienced using manufacturer specific diagnostic software
  • Proficient at using precision measuring tools
  • Able to read blueprints and wiring diagrams
  • MIG/TIG experience
  • Technical school training
  • Job shop experience
  • Fast learner
  • Good judgment
  • Strong initiative
  • Strong Computer Skills
  • Willing to travel
  • CDL holder with clean driving record
Certificate: Powersport repair and maintenance 2009 Powersport Institute - Cleveland
  • Graduated with Honors
  • Completed factory certification testing from several manufacturers
Work History
Laborer 05/2013 to Current
Strawser Paving Co. Columbus, Oh
  • Union Laborer with asphalt company.
  • Safe and efficient operation of heavy machinery.
Research and Development Technician (Off-Road Vehicles) 07/2011 to 05/2013
Transportation Research Center Inc. (Honda) East Liberty, Oh
  • Contracted to Honda of America Research and Development to build, maintain, and test new vehicle models.
  • Coordinated tasks with the lead testing engineers.
  • Conducted engineering and detailed experimental tests to collect design data and assisted in research work.
  • Accurately read, understood, and carried out written instructions.
  • Used schematic diagrams to plan work.
  • Completed basic maintenance and repair on test vehicles.
Motorcycle Mechanic 03/2010 to 11/2010
Mad River Harley Davidson Sandusky, Oh
Foreman/Laborer 03/2003 to 10/2008
JAG Milling Norwalk, Oh
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Career Focus

Looking for a position where I will successfully utilize my HVAC knowledge and skills to increase productivity. Highly knowledgeable with over 20 years of experience in the installation, repair and maintenance of cooling, refrigeration and heating equipment.

  • Equipment installation 
  • Electrical & Mechanical Repairs
  • Troubleshooting & Diagnostics
  • Blueprint interpretation 
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Welding & Fabrication
  • Safety & Compliance
  • Outstanding Customer Service
Work Experience
02/2018 to Current
Sprinkler Fitter All Safe Fire Sprinkler Co. Belleville, NJ
  • Install and design overhead sprinkler and hose systems, fire mains, underground systems and underground closed valves. 
  • Select pipe sizes and materials, measure and mark pipes for cutting and threading, assemble and secure pipes, tubes and fittings and turn off heating systems.
  • Inspect and test systems, as well as repair defective, worn or broken parts.
  • Weld and solder pipes to create joints and attach pipes to fixtures.
  • Layout drawings of full-scale piping systems, and cut and bore holes in pipes, according to blueprints and specifications.
03/1994 to 04/2017
Refrigeration Mechanic Eaton Electrical Company Coamo, PR
  • Repaired, performed troubleshooting, installed, replaced parts, ran tests to ensure the systems were working properly and completed upgrades to satisfy new regulations or meet new standards.
  • Worked on industrial climate-controlled systems, such as HVAC units, ice machines, beverage equipment and refrigerated storage units. 
  • Installed compressors, evaporators, motors, ducts, and piping as well as mechanical/electrical controls; read and interpreted blueprints/diagrams.
  • Conducted preventive and corrective maintenance on bearings, pumps, polyphase motors, shaft alignments and fans; documented all maintenance/repair actions and managed equipment records.
  • Participated in numerous professional development activities to update knowledge and increase service/repair capabilities.
Professional Courses and Certifications
Escuela Tecnica de Electricidad Ponce, PR