Richard Allan Shields
4323 Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109
(619) 867-5855 cell phone
(858) 483-7623 home phone
Freelance work in the following areas:
Computer graphic arts
Web page design
Macintosh hardware development
22 years' experience with various aspects of computers
Object oriented thought process
Software and hardware experimentalist
Dedicated to fulfilling my commitments
TRAINING COORDINATOR/TECHNICAL ADVISOR
As 10 year employee of the United States Navy:
Established testing database for qualification of nuclear steam plant operators.
Prepared valve position databases for over 10,000 valves in various plant
Provided detailed lectures and hands-on training to peers, covering equipment
maintenance, repair, testing and operation.
Advised my superiors and peers on various repair procedures and materials
and provided timelines for each option.
When pump repair facility lost all of its machinists, taught myself how
to use their equipment to achieve desired results (+/- 0.003 inches) on
99% of all work. Acted as shop machinist for 2 years.
Prompted by metalwork, took jeweling classes and currently do freelance
In 1987, taught myself assembly language; built a portable computer from
scratch. This project won the Texas State Science Fair.
Supervised and coordinated activities of 20 employees while responsible
for half of an aircraft carrier engineroom.
Directed 6 craftsmen in a pump repair shop.
Stage Manager for high school and college theaters, responsible under directors
for coordinating activities and leading the cast and crew; worked 15 shows.
Company: United States Navy
Job Title: Nuclear Machinists Mate (mechanic/craftsman)
Dates Employed: May 1991 - December 2000
Company: Century Federal Credit Union, Marina Del Rey, California
Job Title: Customer Service Representative
Dates Employed: November 1990 - May 1991
Company: Associated Students, UCLA
Job Title: Special Events Crew
Dates Employed: December 1989 - November 1990
School: William Howard Taft High School
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Location: San Antonio, Texas
Year of Graduation: 1989
Degree Awarded: Advanced Honors Diploma
Some college work at UCLA, majoring in Electrical Engineering
School: Naval Nuclear Propulsion School
Location: Orlando, Florida (now located in Charleston, South Carolina)
Year of Graduation: 1992
School: Naval Nuclear Prototype
Location: Windsor, Connecticut
Year of Graduation: 1992
Degree Awarded: Naval Nuclear Propulsion Plant Operator
Military evaluations and references available upon request.
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