Telecom Senior Technical Officer

April 1988 - February 1989

Reported to: Mr. B. Bucholz,
Manager, Network Management
Townsville
Queensland
Australia
Responsibilities:
  • Provide support as directed in the area of database management
  • Provide support in both the hardware and software areas
Environment:
  • IBM compatible PC's running Dos 3.3
  • Database program was ZIM
Achievements:
  • Produced an application to monitor and track materials used in the construction of Radio
    systems.
  • Expanded the application to support the estimating process.
  • The enhanced reporting allowed better monitoring of the two million dollars worth of materials in the Regional Telecom store.

Telecom Technical Officer

June 1986 - April 1988

Reported to: Mr. L Wyland
Senior Engineer , Design Group 1
Townsville
Queensland
Australia
Responsibilities:
  • To compute radio path profile data for various radio systems.
  • Collate final designs detailing the equipment required for the radio systems.
  • Organize distribution of finalized designs to the relevant staff.
  • Provide limited computer support skills in the day to day maintenance of both software and hardware.
  • Carry out other duties as directed.
Environment:
  • IBM 80x86 machines running Dos 3.3
  • C programming language using dB Vista and other C libraries
  • Lotus spreadsheet
Achievements:
  • Produced several spreadsheet programs to simplify and automate the above tasks
  • Implemented a database in C to track radio mast installations

Telecom Trainee Technical Officer

February 1984 - June 1986

Reported to: Mr. Hugh Wasson
Officer in Charge
Telecom North Queensland Construction
Mackay
Queensland
Australia
Responsibilities:
  • To install and construct new equipment within telephone exchanges
Achievements:
  • Passed various internal Telecom training courses dealing with the logical functioning of
    telephone switching equipment
  • Designed and built dBase 2 system to track location of various items of telecommunication equipment along with the equipment's' calibration history