Work History

Work History

Electronic Technician


Repair and calibrate all electronic news gathering equipment and TV / radiotransmitters. Some of the equipment includes satellite uplink, video cameras, video recorders, amplifiers, mixers etc. .Additional References:    Available upon request

Dennis Kroll  574-876-5514

Apr 2008 - Present

Maintenance Supervisor

Creative Foam Medical Systems

Solely responsible for all building and production maintenance including electrical, hydraulics, pneumatics, PLC's. Other responsibilities include manufacturing process design and implementation, fabrication, purchasing, budgeting, financial projections and planning.


Kent Lution, Company VP    574-546-4238 Ext. 2514 

Bruce Coates, Plant Mgr. 574-546-4238 Ext. 2560  Cell: 574-248-0501

Shelly Daugherty, Human Resource Mgr. 574-546-4238 Ext. 2518

Doug Hofferth, Engineering Mgr.  574-546-4238 Ext. 2563  Cell: 574-248-0502

Apr 2007 - Aug 2008

Maintenance Supervisor

Geocel Corp.

Responsible for all building and production maintenance for the Architecture Composites Division of Geocel, including electrical, hydraulics, pneumatics, PLC’s. Also responsible for unique production equipment design/fabrication needed to automate manufacturing.


Don Krabill, Company Owner    574-264-0645

Dave Miller, Plant Mgr. 574-264-0645 Cell: 574-536-0020

Jason Birkey, HR Mgr. 574-264-0645 Cell: 574-361-7909 

Feb 2003 - Aug 2006

Maintenance Foreman

Sturgis Iron and Metal
Heavy equipment repair including cardboard bailers, aluminum bailers, large compactors, cranes, forklifts and loaders. Also responsible for ALL MAINTENANCE of one of the largest car shredders in the world, including fabrication, electrical, installation and PLC programming. The shredder was featured on Modern Marvels see Also responsible for building and production maintenance including metal sheers, benders, hydraulics, pneumatics etc. References: Chuck Kelly, Operations Mgr. 574-522-5100'
Jan 1985 - Feb 2003

Owner and Operator

Paul's Electronics Inc.

Managed Corporation that provided in and out of warranty service for over one hundred electronic manufactures. Some manufactures we provided authorized service for were Allen Bradley, Square-D, Siemens, General Electric, RCA, Texas Instruments, Sony, Sharp, Nintendo and many more. I employed a staff of 20 to 30 technicians. We provided industrial, commercial and consumer electronic service for South Bend, Elkhart, Goshen and surrounding areas. .References:

Mayor Dave Miller 574-293-8831

Atty. Bill Cohen    574-266-3484

Dave Oneil  262-3588 ext 19,     email

Jim Borgsteadt  574-262-5179  cell: 574-215-2100

Jan 1983 - Jan 1985

Electronic Technician

Bayer Div of Miles Lab

Worked in the early stage design and prototype of medical instruments. Responsible for interfacing new products from R&D to manufacturing. Created manufacturing procedures and systems to automate production (MAP)  and QC testing.


Jack Zuidema,  R&D Manager  53713 CR 11 North Elkhart IN.46516  Phone: 574-264-5651    Cell: 574-596-1688.George Zaderej,  Mgr. Software Dept. 444 S. Greenlawn South Bend IN 46615 Phone: 574-232-9057 or 574-232-2639 




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