Candidate Type - Management / Project Management

Fort Worth, Texas
Email: Confidential Email
Years Experience: 10-20
Willing to Relocate: No
Currently Employed: No
Updated: 7/1/2005

Willing to assist serious aviation companies with project management requirements. Including aircraft purchasing, pre-buy inspections, brokering, shipping, customizing projects, etc...
In depth experience with Bell Helicopter products. Sales, quoting, and aircraft management. uuuu

Euless, TX
8/98 to 4/01
Sales Engineer
Sales Engineer in charge of developing, maintaining and improving quoting system. Developed issued quotes database and follow-up procedure, increasing sales. Responsible for completing government bids. Cost and labor research, improving captured man-hour accuracy. New and used ship customizing quoting.

Mt. Pleasant Corporation
12/93 to 8/98
Aircraft Manager / Lead Mechanic / Line Mechanic
Aircraft Manager in charge of operations, warranty administration, and quote management. Responsible for performing domestic and international pre-purchase inspections. Assisting management with determining cost of repair and residual value of pre-owned aircraft. Supervise and coordinate warranty issues and marketing quotation preparation. Planning and managing used helicopter completion projects. Customer interaction and managing aircraft arrival and delivery. Responsible for scheduling and managing world wide aircraft shipments. Assisting FAA in final inspections and conformity for issuance of Standard and Export Certificates of Airworthiness. Sales Engineer in charge of developing, maintaining and improving quoting system. Responsible for managing crews for aircraft maintenance and customization. Coordinated and planned entire maintenance projects. Quality Assurance Inspector maintaining safety and controlling a high quality standard. Assisted General Manager with developing and improving standard procedures. Hands-on experience with 206, 407, 222, 230, 412 and 430 aircraft. Performed routine and specialized maintenance and repairs on Bell Helicopters. Overhaul experience on 412, 222, 407 and 206 series. Sheet metal and avionics experience. Performed ground run and test flight procedures providing detailed aircraft information.

Tarentum, PA
2/92 to 5/96
Provided management assistance in day to day operations enabling the Airport Manager to expand business. Responsible for performing routine inspections and maintenance on various aircraft. Achieved private pilot rating and assisted flight school instructors.

11/83 to 2/89
Reconnaissance Marine
Honorable Discharge. Meritorious Promotion to the rank of Corporal and Sergeant.
Pilot Info:
Low time. Recreational Private Pilot.
Manufacturer(s) Experience:
Bell, Piper, Cessna, and Beechcraft.
Community College of Allegheny County 
Pittsburgh, PA 
Associate Degree in Science, Degree focusing on Aviation Maintenance Management.

Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics 
West Mifflin, PA
Associate Degree in Specialized Technology, Received A&P and FCC licenses.
Other Education:
Bell Helicopter Training Academy, Field Maintenence
Licenses / Certs:
A&P, FCC, Eddy Current Level 1, and Private Pilot.
References Available Upon Request