U.S. Army Veteran in search of opportunities in the Renewable energy field and transition into a career in the civilian world.

Skills and Qualifications

Blueprints/Technical Diagrams

Risk Mitigation and management

Inventory Management and Distribution

Logistics Support


Instructional Design

Cargo Handling

Advanced First Aid

Microsoft Office suite

Policy Implementation


Airstreams Renewable Energy & Communication Tower

Technician Program Certificate

Authorized Climber and Rescue Certificate

Level 1 Crane Rigging Certificate

American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Card

Signalperson Certificate

OSHA 10-Hour Construction Safety Card

Capstan Hoist Certificate

Electrical & Electrical Metering Safety Certificate

CADWELD Certificate

Fasteners, Torque, and Tension Certificate

Level 1 Crane Rigging Certificate

Signal person Certificate

Capstan Hoist Certificate

CADWELD Certificate

Combat Life Saver

Master fitness and cross fit trainer

Education and Training

Airstreams Renewables, Inc.

Renewable Energy & Communications Tower Technician Program

Accelerated training on various aspects of electrical, mechanical and technical skills required to safely

Trouble shoot and service renewable energy and communication tower equipment with an emphasis on safety.


Career History and Accomplishments

US Army

Infantry Squad Leader

May 2012 -May 2016

Squad Leader in a light infantry platoon; responsible for the maintenance and accountability of the squad's vehicles and equipment valued in excess of $2,000,000; responsible for the collective training, health, welfare, and professional development of 9 soldiers. Employ and supervise all tactical movement; responsible for logistical resupply, controlling movement, fires, and directing weapon placement. Planned for and conducted training for the efficient execution of precision fires, reconnaissance, ambushes, and civil military operations in preparation for rapid deployment and training operations

US Army

Sniper Team Leader

May 2011 - May 2012

Responsible for providing long-range, precision rifle fire on key target, select targets and targets of opportunity and to collect and report battlefield information for an 800 Soldier infantry battalion; responsible for the training, employment, and conduct of a 3 man team, and executes the orders of the Commander, Sniper employment officer, section leader and is responsible for accomplishing the mission in offensive, defensive and stabilization operations, capable of world-wide deployment; responsible for the care, maintenance, and accountability of his team's individual and organizational equipment valued in excess of $250,000; assists all levels of the chain of command in the achievement of the Battalion commander's mission.

US Army


September 2008- May 2011

Operates both mounted and dismounted to close with and destroy the enemy. Employ, operate, and maintain weapons and equipment. Employ dismounted movement techniques, cover, concealment, and camouflage as part of a dismount team. Operate communications equipment. Construct fighting positions. Collect and report tactical information.

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