Brian D. Cottle

701 6th ST.#3A

Windsor CO 80550

Home: (970) 686-2175

Email: brian_cottle@msn.com

 

  

CAREER OBJECTIVE

 

To move back into the calibration field and work for a company that can utilize my experience and talents. I miss the precision and stability of this field and hope to return to it.

 

PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

 

Governor’s Farm Apartments

Resident Manager

February 2002 - Present

 

Resident  Manager of a 48-unit apartment complex for the elderly and disabled. Responsible for collecting and depositing rent, pluming, electrical, painting, cleaning and other maintenance. Responsible for requesting bids for and contracting larger maintenance contracts.

 

Denver Network LLC,

Senior Network Technician

October 2000 – August 2001

 

Responsible for onsite repair and upgrading of personal computer systems and peripherals. Responsible for onsite troubleshooting, repair and upgrading of networks. Responsible for the design and installation of networks including servers, workstations, hubs, switches, routers and printers. Responsible for the onsite administration of clients’ network.

 

Premio Computers, Inc.

Production Supervisor

October 1999 – October 2000

 

Responsible for the production of computers and servers. Supervisor of technicians and builders. Responsible for the design and installation of networks including servers, workstations, hubs, switches, routers and printers. Responsible for the administration of the internal network. Technical resource for sales people and inbound phone calls.

 

The Right Angle

Senior Computer Technician

September 1997 – September 1999

 

Responsible for repair and upgrading of personal computer systems, peripherals and other network systems. Responsible for the design and installation of networks including servers, workstations, hubs, switches, routers and printers. Responsible for the administration of the internal network, terminal server, exchange mail system and phone system. Technical resource for out bound technicians and inbound phone calls.

  

MATCHLOGIC INC.

MIS Technician / Help desk tech.

May, 1997 -- September 1997

 

Responsible for installation, repair and maintenance of new computers, printers and other network systems. Helped with administration of Windows NT 4.0 Network and mail system. Respond to help desk requests and research new equipment and software. 

 

MICRO COMPUTER WORLD

Senior Computer Technician

November 1994 --December 1996

 

Responsible for warranty repair of Macintosh, IBM, Compaq, AST and Epson. Responsible for repair and upgrading of personal computer systems and peripherals. Upgrading and troubleshooting Windows 95 systems. Novell Network administrator. Proficient with clones, IBM PC/XT/AT/PS/2’s, Compaq, AST, IBM, Mac’s, Laser printers and Novell Network’s. Macintosh Service Course graduate November 1, 1991. AST Bravo, Ascentia authorized.

  

 HUGHES AIRCRAFT COMPANY-EDSG

El Segundo, CA  90245

Computer Technician

December 1990 - March 1993

 

Responsible for maintaining and upgrading the Hughes Electro-Optical Data Systems Group mainframe and personal computer systems and peripherals.  Responsible for maintenance, new configuration and interface design on Tektronix Phaser CP, thermal wax transfer color PostScript printer.  Analyze and make recommendations to management on expanded hardware capabilities and new product lines. Proficient with clones, IBM PC/XT/AT/PS/2’s, Compaq, Mac’s, Laser printers and Novell Network’s.  Macintosh Service Course graduate November 1, 1991.

 

HUGHES AIRCRAFT COMPANY - EDSG

El Segundo, CA  90245

Instrument Calibration Technician

May 1985 - December 1990

 

Responsible for the calibration of electronic, pressure, and temperature test equipment.  Interaction with Engineering, Product Assurance, and Manufacturing personnel to resolve calibration problems.

 

TABLE TOP COMPUTERS

Part-time Consultant

May 1986 - October 1989

 

Worked as part-time consultant with independent computer retailer.  Provided hardware assembly and software installation for retail clients.

 

UNITED STATES AIR FORCE

Instrument Calibration Technician

July 1981 - October 1984

 

Responsible for the calibration and repair of electronic test equipment.

 

PERSONAL DATA

 

Activities:             Reading, Camping, and Music. 

Health:                 Excellent

References:         Available upon request