U.S. NAVY – Chief Electronics Technician (Surface Warfare Qualified) assigned to Combat Systems Department aboard Naval Warships. Deployed Worldwide performing Troubleshooting, Preventive and/or Component Level Corrective Maintenance on RADAR, TACAN, Radio Navigation, Computers (Mainframe & UNIX), Depth Finders, Side-Scan SONAR, Weather Satellite Systems and Radio Frequency (RF) Voice & Data Communications (such as Crypto, Microwave, High Frequency, Very High Frequency, Ultra High Frequency, Spread Spectrum, Single-Sideband & C-Band Communications Satellite Systems). I also maintained Global Positioning Satellite (GPS) Systems onboard Navy, Coast Guard & Army Vessels.
I performed Repair & Calibration of Radiation Detection Indication and Computation Equipment (i.e., Geiger Counters) and I was a First Responder for Nuclear Incidents. I controlled access to the Nuclear Reactor located in the Submarine’s Tunnel and limited the Whole-Body Ionizing Radiation Exposure of Repair Workers inside the Nuclear Reactor onboard Fast Attack Submarines in the Squadron.
I was an Electronics Technician “A” School Curriculum Writer & Instructor and a Military Law Enforcement Officer volunteer in Orlando, Florida. I was also employed as a Systems Analyst for a Defense Contractor supporting the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific in San Diego, California.
My Military Duties took me around the world (literally) to locations in 12 States (such as Hurlburt Field near Eglin Air Force Base Florida, Fort Gordon in Augusta Georgia, Marine Corps Recruit Depot in Parris Island South Carolina & Naval Station Pearl Harbor in Honolulu Hawaii) and 14 Countries (including the Bahamas, Virgin Islands, Azores, England, Italy, Greece, Spain, Germany, Japan, China, Australia, Egypt, Oman & United Arab Emirates).
I deployed with Navy SEALs, Army Rangers/Green Berets & PSYOPS, Marine Recon and Air Force Special Operations Personnel (as directed by the Joint Chiefs of Staff) performing Maintenance on Portable & Heavy Mobile Communications Equipment.
I also trained members of SEAL Team 3 & 5 at Naval Amphibious Base in Coronado California, Green Berets at Camp Darby near Pisa Italy & RAF Sculthorpe near Fakenham England and Delta Force at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa Florida.
Qualified in Identification of Soviet Aircraft/Armor by their Silhouette, Compass Land Navigation, Camouflage of Self and Camouflage of Equipment using RADAR Transparent & RADAR Reflective Netting.
SELF-EMPLOYED (2001 – Present) Information Technology (IT) Consultant. IT Managed Service Provider (with a Computer, Smartphone, Tablet & Network Layered Security Focus). Computer & Wired/Wireless Network Servicing Specialist. Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer & Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCP ID #2364593). Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) Business Telephone Service. Licensed by the Oklahoma Department of Labor (License #10807) & Texas Private Security Bureau (License #237078) as a CCTV Owner/Manager Specializing in IP Network HDTV Security Camera Systems and an Axis Certified Professional in Network Video (#X34DTT51DD). Also, I was a Licensed Realtor in Orange County California.