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James P. Coghill
715 W. Moon Valley Dr.
Phoenix, AZ. 85023
(602) 993-6842
jcoghill2@cox.net

 

 

I am seeking employment with your company and have enclosed a resume for your review. My credentials include:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree, Legal Studies, Kaplan University
  • Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic License.
  • More than fifteen years of civil aviation maintenance experience as Senior Aircraft Maintenance Planner, Wiring Harness Assembler, Composite repair and basic vacuum bag procedures, B-777, B-767, B-757, B-747, B-737, B-727, MD-83, MD-11, DC-10, DC-9, A-320, F-100, RJ-85 and DO-228 aircraft mechanic.
  • More than four years of military experience in the U.S. Coast Guard as a Machinist Technician.
  • Certified Netware Administrator with fifteen years of computer experience.

I am presently looking for legal employment. I obtain a great amount of satisfaction through working as a team. I posses computer and administrative skills that I developed since I was a Senior Aircraft Maintenance Planner for Midway Airlines and Contract Coordinator for McDonnell Douglas Technical Services. To enhance my qualifications I have attended numerous training programs. Your hiring requirements permitting I look forward to a long-lasting and successful career with your company.

I appreciate your consideration and would welcome an opportunity to discuss my qualifications with you personally in the future.

Sincerely,

James P. Coghill


James P. Coghill
Current Address
Master Resume
715 W. Moon Valley Dr.
Phoenix, AZ. 85023
(602) 993-6842

OBJECTIVE: Legal Employment
RATINGS
AND CERTIFICATES:
Baschelor of Science             06/15/11
A&P Mechanic                     09/08/88
Private Pilot: SEL                  08/15/88
Netware Administrator          02/10/95

WORK EXPERIENCE:

NOV 04 - DEC 04 Airmate Inc., Timco Goodyear, Goodyear, AZ.
A&P Mechanic performing heavy maintenance on DC-8 aircraft.

AUG 04 - NOV 04 Global Tech. Svcs., Boeing Helicopters, Mesa, AZ.
A&P Mechanic performing heavy maintenance on Apache helicopters.

MAY 04 - JUL 04 Planetechs Inc., Goodrich Aerospace, Everett, WA.
A&P Mechanic performing heavy maintenance on B-757 aircraft.

APR 03 - MAY 04 Timco, Goodyear, AZ.
A&P Mechanic. Responsible for Delta Airlines long-term aircraft storage program on B-777, B-767, B-757, B-747, B-737, B-727 and MD-11 aircraft. ETOPS aware. Tow and APU run qualified. Designated Substitute Trainer for towing and APU run up on all the above aircraft. Engine run qualified on B-767, MD-11 and DC-9 aircraft.

FEB 03 - APR 03 Hamilton Aerospace, Tucson, AZ.
A&P Mechanic. Performed A, B, C and D checks and service checks on B-727 aircraft. Including engine removal / installation and rigging, flight control removal / installation and rigging, landing gear removal / installation and rigging and interior removal, repair and installation.

DEC 01 - MAR 02 Airmate LLC, Goodrich Aerospace, Everett, WA.
A&P Mechanic. Performed A, B, C and D checks and service checks on B-757, B-737 and MD-80 aircraft. Including engine removal / installation and rigging, flight control removal / installation and rigging, landing gear removal / installation and rigging and interior removal, repair and installation.

SEP 01 - DEC 01 Direct Marketing Svcs., Phoenix, AZ.
Specialist for Nextel cellular communications. Responsible for the processing of cellular phone orders placed by Nextel customers.

JUN 01 - SEP 01 Evergreen Air Center, Marana, AZ.
Quality Control Inspector on B-767, B-757, B-737, DC-10, MD-90 and DC-9 aircraft undergoing heavy maintenance. Performed Inspection Buy Backs, Engine C checks and paperwork audits. Re-hired as a consultant for repair station re-certification after Evergreen surrendered their certificate to the FAA.

APR 01 - MAY 01 Evergreen Air Center, Marana, AZ.
A&P Mechanic. Performed A, B, C and D checks and service checks on B-747 aircraft. Including engine removal / installation and rigging, flight control removal / installation and rigging, landing gear removal / installation and rigging and interior removal, repair and installation.

SEP 00 - APR 01 Airplanes Inc., AMS, Phoenix, AZ.
A&P Mechanic. Performed A, B, C and D checks and service checks on B-737 and MD-80 Alaska Airlines aircraft. Including engine removal / installation and rigging, flight control removal / installation and rigging, landing gear removal / installation and rigging and interior removal, repair and installation.

JUN 00 - SEP 00 Direct Marketing Svcs., Phoenix, AZ.
Specialist for Nextel cellular communications. Responsible for the processing of cellular phone orders placed by Nextel customers.

FEB 99 - JUN 99 Airplanes Inc., AMS, Phoenix, AZ.
Performed over-wing heater blanket modification and cargo pit fire suppression system installation on Delta Airlines MD-80 aircraft. Also performed heavy maintenance on MD-80 aircraft.

JUL 99 - AUG 99 Adecco / Hewlett Packard Customer Service Ctr., Chandler, AZ.
Contract Computer Technician. Responsible for troubleshooting and repair of Hewlett Packard Pavilion computers. Responsible for the ordering of parts and scheduling of onsite hardware replacement and upgrades. Contact 480-567-1437 for verification.

DEC 98 - JUL 99 Mindspring Internet Svcs., Phoenix. AZ.
Computer Technician. Responsible for assisting customers in acquiring Internet connectivity on Windows 3.1, Windows 95/98, Windows NT and Macintosh operating systems. In addition I also assisted customers with difficulties in uploading their web sites to the server. Became familiar with every Internet client in use on the Internet today. Also performed web site design and creation. Contact Scott Borders or Robert Scroggins at 602-426-2640 for verification.

SEP 98 - NOV 99 Phoenix Dictating Machines Inc., Phoenix. AZ.
Computer and Electronics Technician. Performed repairs on RTAS central dictation system for the Mayo Clinic and other contracts. Contact 602-955-0180 for verification.

JUN 98 - AUG 98 Primecare, Samaritan Health Care, Awahtukee, AZ.
Network Administrator.  Hired for the purposes of moving the Medical Records department and removing defunct accounts from the network.  Responsible for adding new users to the network, computer maintenance and printer maintenance.  Also responsible for maintaining IBM mainframe connectivity using Attachmate. Contract completed. Contact 800-555-9675 code 10324 for verification.

JAN 98 - APR 98 High Tech Institute, Phoenix, AZ.
Instructor. Responsible for the instruction of A+ certification, MS DOS, Windows 3.1, Windows 95, Windows NT, OS2 and Macintosh to classes consisting of 30 plus students aged18 through 40. Wrote ciriculum including course syllabus.

Computer Technician. Built 35 Graymark Lab Computers and configured them for Novel and Windows NT network connections. Contact 602-279-9700 for verification.

SEP 97 - DEC 97 HL Yoh / Bank One, Tempe AZ.
Computer Technician on contract.  Participated in system wide workstation upgrade project from Windows 3.1 to Windows 95.  This project required the upgrading of over 1000 workstations via a Novel 4X network. Also responsible for the installation of memory and hard drives as required to meet Bank One specifications. Performed software configuration for Client 32, Windows 95 and Attachmate. Contract completed. Contact 602-235-9739 for verification.

JUL 97 - SEP 97 TAD Technical Svcs., Phoenix, AZ
Computer Technician on contract. Responsible for the troubleshooting and maintenance of Novel networks and PC's for local corporations such as Climatec Inc. and Red Rock Stamping. Performed installation and software configuration of 15 Dell Pentium II computers for Climatec, including Novel Client 32 and Groupwise. Performed installation of Raid 5 unit at Rental Services Corporation and network administration for Paddock Pools. Contract completed. Contact 617-868-1650 for verification.

JAN 97 - JUL 97 Marlyn Nutraceuticals, Scottsdale, AZ.
Manager of Information Services.  Assigned duties included the daily maintenance of a 35 node Novel 3.12 network and its workstations including Macintosh computers on an AppleTalk network. Implemented a workstation backup plan using zip drives, installation of McAfee Netshield on the server and Viruscan on all workstations, maintained Norstan Adix phone system. Updated and corrected errors in the process manufacturing software and Platinum database. Obtained initial exposure to Access and SQL. Evaluated four possible replacements for the current process manufacturing software and the financing of new computers with the intention of completing an $80,000.00 system wide upgrade to Windows 95 and Windows NT. During finalization of the evaluation phase I discovered a new software package that ultimately saved the company over $6,000.00. Contact Lisa Short at 602-991-0200 for verification.

NOV 96 - DEC 96 Robert Half Inc. / Grantlun Corporation, Chandler, AZ.
Computer Technician on contract. Responsible for the construction and configuration of three small Novel networks to be used for the demonstration of construction bidding software developed by Grantlun Corporation. Conducted software teledemo's and performed pre-demo test connects via modem. Also required to service workstations as required. Contract completed. Contact 888-744-9202 then press 4 for verification.

APR 96 - NOV 96 Grafton Corporation, Allied Signal, Phoenix, AZ.
Computer Technician on contract. Responsible for the construction and configuration of three small Novel networks to be used for the demonstration of construction bidding software developed by Grantlun Corporation. Conducted software teledemo's and performed pre-demo test connects via modem. Also required to service workstations as required. Contract completed. Contact 888-744-9202 then press 4 for verification.

MAR 96 - APR 96 Tech Aide / MicroAge, Tempe. AZ.
Computer Technician on contract. Assigned to QIC department where I was responsible for the assembly and configuration of computers to customer specifications.  Installed Windows 95 & 3.lx, OS2, and Novel operating systems on various computers such as Compaq, IBM, Dell, Macintosh and Toshiba desktop and laptop models.  Installation of hard drives, NIC cards, modems, tape backup units and printers. Contract completed. Contact Lisa Martin at 800-588-0707 for verification.

MAR 95 - FEB 96 Sabre Technical Services, Phoenix. AZ.
Wiring Harness Assembler on contract. Responsible for wire ID stamping & cutting to length. Harness assembly, including first and second end wire termination, for DC-9-80 EFIS installation. Contract completed. Contact 623-932-6997 for verification.

NOV 95 - NOV 95 AeroTek, Data Services Group, Phoenix. AZ.
Computer Technician on contract. Responsible for the installation and configuration of workstations on various network operating systems such as Windows NT, Novel, Windows 95 & 3.1x. Contract completed.

NOV 21, 1995
40 node Windows NT installation, Charles Schwab Data Center, Phoenix, AZ. Contact 602-604-6800 for verification.

JUN 95 – NOV 95 Arizona Real Time Solutions, Phoenix, AZ.
Consultant. Performed computer configuration and troubleshooting. Installation of hard drives, NIC cards, modems, tape backup units and printers. In addition I performed a two node LANtastic network installation. Company out of business.

MAR 93 – NOV 95 Moran Financial Svcs. & Aegis Financial Svcs., Phoenix, AZ,
Consultant. Responsible for configuration and troubleshooting IBM PC's and Laptops. Including: software installation and configuration, peripheral installation and configuration. Contact Ed Moran 602-674-1020 for verification

DEC. 94 - JUN 95 Sabre Tech / DynAir, PDS Aviation Phoenix, AZ.
A&P heavy check technician B-737, DC-9, MD-11 cargo door modification for Korean Air and Federal Express. Contact 602-280-9777 for verification.

AUG. 94 - NOV94 M.D.T.S.C., America West Airlines Phoenix, AZ
Contract Coordinator and A&P mechanic. Responsible for the processing and distribution of the payroll, the ordering of uniforms, their disbursement and other administrative / managerial activities for a crew of 55 people. Composite repair and basic vacuum bag procedures. Performed new employee orientations. A&P Heavy check technician on B-757, B-737 and A-320 aircraft. Contact 480-891-3000 for verification.

DEC 91 - JUN 93 Lockheed Commercial Aircraft Corp., San Bernardino, CA.
A&P Mechanic. Performed A, B, C and D checks, service checks and section 41 maintenance on Japan Airlines B-747 aircraft. Including engine removal / installation and rigging, flight control removal / installation and rigging, landing gear removal, installation and rigging and interior removal, repair and installation. Company out of business.

OCT 88 - NOV 91 Midway Airlines Inc., Chicago, IL.
Senior Aircraft Maintenance Planner prior to the closure of Midway Aircraft Engineering. My duties included the scheduling of all maintenance for one third of Midways' jet fleet consisting of a total of sixty-nine aircraft. Ensured compliance of Airworthiness Directives, Engineering Orders, Service Bulletins and Fleet Campaign Directives.

Technical Writer for Fleet Campaign Directives and Engineering Orders. Also acted as inter-company liaison for outside contractor maintenance. Developed general computer skills utilizing Lotus 123.

Line Maintenance Mechanic. Responsible for performing A, C & R checks on DC-9 aircraft and A, B & C checks on B-737 aircraft. Also performed line maintenance and aircraft push backs from the gate.

A&P Mechanic. Performed maintenance and inspections on DO-228 aircraft as well as line maintenance on Midways' commuter fleet. Company out of business.

FEB 82 - OCT 86 United States Coast Guard
Machinist Technician 3rd Class
Coast Guard Station Panama City, FL.
Responsible for the maintenance of two, 41ft. utility boats used for search and rescue in the Panama City Florida area. Each boat was powered by two Cummins VT903M engines. Received Coast Guard Good Conduct Award.

Fireman
USCGC Bristol Bay, Detroit, MI.
Responsible for the maintenance of all shipboard equipment on a 140 ft. Icebreaker including one 12V72 Detroit Diesel engine and two Fairbanks Morse 8 DS 8 & 1/8 dieselelectric propulsion system. Received Meritorious Unit Commendation with Operational designator.

Seaman
USCG Station Saginaw River, Bay City, MI.
Performed search and rescue operations in Saginaw bay and river areas. Emergency Medical Technician.

 

TRAINING:

JUL 03 - JUL 03 ETOPS Awareness, Timco, Goodyear, AZ.
JUN 03 - JUN 03 Tug and Aircraft Towing Operations, Timco, Goodyear, AZ.
MAY 03 - MAY 03 B-767 and B-757 Gen. Fam., United Airlines, Goodyear, AZ.
APR 03 - APR 03 B-777, B-767, B-757, B-747, B-737, B-727, A-320, MD-80, MD-11, DC-10, DC-9 APU Operating Procedures, Timco, Goodyear, AZ.
JUN 01 -  JUN 01 Supervisor & Inspection Procedures, Evergreen Air Center, Marana, AZ.
SEP 00  - SEP 00 Alaska & America West Airlines Paperwork, AMS, Phoenix, AZ.
MAR 95 - APR 95 McDonnell Douglas Wiring Standards, Sabre Tech, Phoenix, AZ.
OCT 94  - OCT 94 Northwest Airlines Paperwork, Sabre Tech, Phoenix, AZ.
JAN  93 -  JAN 93 DC-10 Gen. Fam., Sabre Tech, Phoenix, AZ.
MAR 92 -  APR  92 B-747 Gen. Fam., Lockheed, San Bernardino, CA.
MAR 90 -  MAR 90 B-737 Gen. Fam., Midway Aircraft Engineering, Miami, FL.
DC-9 Gen. Fam., Midway Aircraft Engineering, Miami, FL.
MAR 89 - MAR 89 DO-228 Gen. Fam., Midway Commuter, Springfield, IL.
TPE 331-5 Gen. Fam., Midway Commuter, Springfield, IL.
JAN 84 - APR 84 Machinist Technician School, US Coast Guard Reserve Tracen, Yorktown, VA.

 

EDUCATION:  
AUG 09 - OCT 11 Bachelor of Science Degree, Legal Studies, Kaplan University
MAY 11 - JUN 11 Adobe Photoshop CS5, Total Training Online
MAY 11 - MAY 11 Adobe Dreamweaver CS5, Total Training Online
MAR 95 - JUN 95 Novell Certified Engineer, Midak University, Phoenix, AZ.
SEP   87 - AUG 88 Airframe & Powerplant, Parks College, St. Louis Univ., Cahokia, IL.
DEC 76 - APR 78 Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, IL.
SEP  75 - DEC 76 Lincoln College, Lincoln, IL.

AUTHOR OF THE FOLLOWING BOOKS:
Wings Of Faith: The Diary Of An Airline Mechanic (On Kindle at Amazon.com)
My Life In The Coast Guard (On Kindle at Amazon.com)
The SO Combat Manual (On Kindle at Amazon.com)

CREATOR OF THE FOLLOWING WEBSITES
American Injustice Steve Karban Defense Fund Justice for Dr. Kennedy
Introduction To Buddhism The Cavaliers Cyber Systems
Ferret World LyricsWorks The Magic Of Golden Dawn
The Undefendable Trial I The Undefendable Trial II MillenniuM
My Personal Site Letters From Prison The Art Of Reiki
Space Construction Get Off Petroleum My Life In The Coast Guard
Wendy Dutton The SO Combat Manual Corrupt Arizona Courts
Free Courtney Bisbee The Diary Of An Airline Mechanic 101 Reasons To Hate Arizona
The 21 Taras Midway Airlines The Buddha Tree
Midway Connection AZRSOL.org  

PERSONAL INTERESTS
Founder of AZRSOL.org A 501C3 Tax Deductible Charitable Organization.
Website Design and Construction, Flying and Scuba Diving.

 

For questions or comments about this website contact: jcoghill2@cox.net