To obtain a position that will enable me to use my years of experience in fiber optics, strong work ethic, and ability to work well with people in a reputable organization.
Laboratory Technician II
2012 -- Current UNDERWRITERS LABORATORIES, Melville, NY
Assisting engineers on the design and construction of all Motorette and Solenoid projects.
Handling multiple responsibilities and jobs as lead technician of UL cable tie category.
Working intently on meeting all projection dates in a timely well organized manner.
Laboratory Technician III
2010 – 2012 UNDERWRITERS LABORATORIES, Melville, NY
Executed all splicing duties for large scale projects using single mode, multi mode, and ribbon fiber optic cable.
Conducted a variety of temperature conditioning tests to fiber optic cables and terminals.
Performed tests for continuity, end to end connections, and dB loss on all fiber optic cables.
2005 – 2010 VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS, New York, NY
Responsible for installation and repair of copper and fiber services for residential and commercial accounts.
Troubleshot and repaired areas of outside fiber plant including FDH and FDT.
Achieved outstanding customer service and feedback thru quality of work from customers and management.
1995 – 2005 PROFESSIONAL EXAMINATION SERVICE, New York, NY
Printed and maintained high volume of testing booklets to be distributed globally.
Worked closely with management in instituting procedures to increase efficiency and productivity in dept.
Oversaw all aspects of printing on highly confidential documentation used for certification testing.
1998 – 1999, 2002 – 2003 JOHN JAY COLLEGE OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE (CUNY),
Comp TIA A+ Certification (ETI)
Project Management Professional Certification (ETI)
References are available on request.
|Last Resume Update||October 28, 2014|
|Address||New York, New York|
|Resume File|| John-Gravagna-Resume-2014.docx 17.56 kB|
|Willing to Relocate?||No|