Objective:

To obtain a position in the Internet industry at a Web Development Firm designing and maintaining the World Wide Web presence of client companies as part of a design team.

Education:

Website Design and Management, A.A.S.,
Mohawk Valley Community College,
Utica, New York,
May 2006, Current GPA 4.0

Computer Information Systems, A.A.S.,
Mohawk Valley Community College,
Utica, New York,
May 2006, Current GPA 4.0

U.S. Air Force Technical Training School, Lackland Air Force Base (AFB), Texas. Courses included training in the troubleshooting and repair of electronic cryptographic equipment and systems and the following courses:
 
Electronic Communications and Cryptographic Equipment Systems Repairman, July 1982
Unit Maintenance, TSEC/KY-65/75 (limited), February 1983
Organizational and Intermediate Maintenance, TSEC/KG-30 "family" (limited), September 1983
 
Courses were taken at various points during service in the U.S. Air force. All courses included basic and advanced electronic troubleshooting principles and training with various types of testing equipment including: Oscilloscopes, Ampmeters, Voltmeters, Ohmmeters, dB Meters. Courses included training in the troubleshooting and repair of specialized pieces of Cryptographic Equipment and communications equipment. Equipment included those listed above and the following: TSEC/KG-13, TSEC/KY-3, TSEC/KW-26, Modems, Patch Panels, Multiplexors, analog, digital, and voice equipment.

NCO Leadership School, McGuire AFB, New Jersey, March 1986

Supply Management, McGuire AFB, New Jersey, June 1983

New York Job Corps, Glenmont, New York
Electrician's Helper Certificate, August 1979
Radio & Television Repair Certificate, June 1979

Experience:

Mohawk Valley Community College,
Learning Center, 1101 Sherman Drive, Utica, New York 13501
August 2004 to Present (Volunteer August 2004 to December 2005)

Peer Tutor - Computer Applications:
Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Publisher);
Macromedia Fireworks, Flash, Dreamweaver and Homesite+;
Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator;
HTML & CSS.

Mohawk Valley Community College,
Department of Art, 1101 Sherman Drive, Utica, New York 13501
August 2004 to Present (Volunteer August 2004 to December 2005)

Student Assistant:
Assist the instructor of a class on Web page design using CSS with classes. Help to instruct students in class. Tutored students outside of class.
Instructor - Associate Professor Cynthia Busic-Snyder
Course - GC213

Rome Cable Corp., 421 Ridge Street, Rome, New York 13440
August 1988 to September 2003 (Job ended due to bankruptcy and closing of company)

Electrical Tester: May 1995 to September 2003.
Applied electrical current to cables and wire to test for ground faults, voltages ranged from 500 volts to 150 kilovolts. Used Mega-ohmmeters and Biddle-Ohmmeters with mathematical formula to measure and record insulation resistance and conductor resistance, respectively, to ensure that wire and cable met or exceeded UL, AEIC, ICEA, CAS and other electrical specifications. First qualified to perform this job January 1990 and performed the duties involved when the tester was out or when the job was vacant. Required to understand and perform all the jobs in the quality assurance/electrical test department, the Electrical Lead Person and V&D Inspector jobs, (see below). Responsible for leading and directing others in the department on the same shift. Responsible for making decisions concerning sub-standard products.
Electrical Lead Person, October 1989 to May 1995.
Wire and connect cable and wire for test.
Armor Machine Operator, April 1989 to October 1989.
Operated equipment that applied flat, aluminum and steel strip to the outside of cable to form an armor casing.
V&D Inspector, August 1988 to April 1989.
Visually and dimensionally inspected wire and cable to ensure that it met specifications using calipers, micrometers, microscopes, and other test equipment. Prepared wire ends for test. Drive forklift to load and unload test areas. Licensed to drive up to a 20,000lb forklift truck from August 1988 through September 2003.

Timian's Maple Farms, Sauquoit, New York,
January 1993 to November 1996

Family business owned and operated by father-in-law, Gifford R. Timian.
During the three years I worked here part time I helped to increase profits by nearly 200%. Gained experience in the following areas; graphic design, flyer design, Internet World Wide Web (WWW) site design, product label design and creation. Newspaper insert design, and static television advertisements. Setup and maintenance of customer database and mass mailings to those customers using bulk mail through the U.S. Postal Service. General farm work, Knowledge of all phases of maple syrup production. Managed farm and the seasonal store/restaurant. Job ended because owner went out of business do to health issues.

Duffy's Restaurant Equipment Service Inc., Sauquoit, New York,
July 1987 to August 1988

Customer Service Rep., December 1987 to August 1988
Took orders by phone or at service counter for parts to various types of restaurant equipment. Researched parts in equipment manuals and breakdowns to find proper parts, part numbers, cost and availability for customers, Worked with equipment manufacturers to do the same. Entered orders into computer and maintained computer file on parts inventory and price.
Shipping & Receiving Clerk (Warranty Parts), July 1987 to December 1987
Received warranty parts from customers and maintained inventory and paperwork for warranty parts. Shipped warranty parts to manufacturers for replacement. Helped in the stocking and inventory of parts on hand and in the shipping of parts to customers when needed. Completed reorganization of the warranty parts department.

U.S. Air Force Civil Service, McGuire AFB, New Jersey,
September 1985 to July 1986

Electronics Mechanic:
Self supervised position as a field service representative for the 1998th Communications Group (CG) at McGuire AFB. Maintained and repaired electronic cryptographic equipment and communications systems at civilian and military installations on Long Island, in New York City, and upper New Jersey. Maintained field office on Long Island. Responsible for the maintenance and repair of approximately 50 pieces of cryptographic equipment ant their related systems. Reported equipment outages, repair actions, and general equipment status to the 1998th CG Job Control office at McGuire AFB.

U.S. Air Force Reserves, McGuire AFB, New Jersey,
August 1985 to July 1986

Attained rank of Staff Sergeant, (E-5), January 1986. Performed same duties as where required of me in the position of Electronic Communications and Cryptographic Equipment Systems Repairman, (see below) while on active duty in the U.S. Air Force.

U.S. Air Force,
December 1981 to August 1985

Job Controller, (Dispatcher), November 1984 to August 1985, (E-4)
Coordinated and controlled all electronic and communications equipment outages on McGuire AFB, its operating locations and detachments. Received reports on equipment outages and dispatched the proper repair personnel, usually by phone or by radio. Entered all data on equipment outages, downtime, repair actions and general status of equipment into computer for later analysis by headquarters.
 
Responsible for the security of classified information and the general security of the 1998th CG headquarters. Working mostly at night and alone on either the afternoon or midnight shifts was responsible for making command decisions and reporting and/or justifying them to the Commander of the 1998th CG, either at his morning briefing or immediately as the case required.
Electronic Communications and Cryptographic Equipment Systems Repairman,
August 1982 to November 1984, (E-3)
Maintained and repaired cryptographic equipment on McGuire AFB and at civilian companies in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Also acted as a field service rep to companies in upper New Jersey and lower New York while the civilian position was vacant. Volunteered for special duty as Job Controller (see above) in November 1984

Mohawk Communications (now Mohawk LTD), Chadwicks, New York,
September 1979 to October 1980

Bench Technician:
Performed troubleshooting and repair of telephone and telephone test equipment. (Mohawk Communications is now Mohawk LTD.)

Software Experience

Experienced with the following software and programming: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Macromedia Fireworks, Macromedia Dreamweaver, Macromedia Flash (including ActionScrip), Macromedia Director (including LINGO), Macromedia HomeSite+, Macromedia Fontographer, Jasc Paint Shop Pro, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, Publisher, PowerPoint), Alchemy GIF Construction Set, Alchemy PNG Construction Set, Sony Sound Forge, FastCAD, HTML, XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, Visual Basic .NET

Other

Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society, inducted 8 Oct 2004

Top Secret SCI clearance through the U.S. Air Force, 1982