Donald Corley

Freelance Technical Writer & Business Writer

Location:Fort Worth, Texas, United States
2 Skills
To assist organization(s) in creation of various document and training products that further the internal proficiency growth of associates and/or increase customer’s proficiency with organizational products and/or services.

Professional Background
Performance Base has been tri-targeted, Training, Documentation and Quality Assurance. Within each performance base, an identical process was implemented, allowing for minor modification based upon deliverables and topic/subject. Basic process consists of Analysis, Design, Development, Testing, Validation, Evaluation and Delivery.

Management of projects related to performance base included Leadership, Decision Making, Budgeting, Team Building, Controlling and Evaluating small (up to 5 individuals) and large (up to 30 individual) teams. Projects ranged from Human Resources requirements to highly technical Aerospace and Telecommunications requirements. Projects were completed for Academic, Public and Private Clients.

Professional History
Independent Senior Documentation and Training Consultant Nov - 2007 - Present
Documentation Authored ? Management Instruction Manual To Support OJT Training Programs for Coal Fueled Electric Generation Plant
? School House Management Process Manual
? Various Quality Related Reports Defining Non-Conforming Issues
? Quality Plans
? LMS User Manual (SumTotal)

Training ? Designed and SOPs for Manufacturing, Laboratory and Management Procedures
? Delivered New Hire Training Courses
? Designed and Developed Knowledge Transfer Documents For C-130 Aircraft Assembly Processes
? Designed Training Program for Blast Protected Vehicle Maintenance and Operations
? Warehouse Operations

Quality Analyst, Senior Apr. 2003 - Nov. 2007
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, Fort Worth, Texas

Documentation Authored ? Flight Line Safety Training (F-22) Manual
? Quality Reporting System User Manual
? Configuration Control System User Manual
? Supervisor Standard Operating Procedures Manual
? Various Departmental Level Functional Process Manuals
? Paint Shop Process Improvement Project Documents
Training ? Designed and Developed Proficiency Development Program for Assemblers and Quality Inspectors
? Developed and Delivered Formal Quality Inspector Training Courses
? Developed Aircraft Assembly Training (Structure, Electrical, Plumbing, Fiber Optics)

Training Consultant Oct. 2001 - Apr. 2003
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, Fort Worth, Texas

Documentation Authored ? Designed and Authored Proficiency Development Program Guideline Manual
? Requirements Document for Aircraft Assembler New Hire Evaluation Program
? Authored Assembler Instruction Cards for F-16 and F-22 Assembly Operations
Training ? Provided consultant services for the designed and development of Training Management and Student Performance Measurement programs for Third Party Training Program
? Designed and Developed OJT Program and Mentor Program for Aircraft Assembly Operations

Additional Professional Background

Documentation Authored ? Aircraft Maintenance Procedures
? Airfield and Airport Security Manuals
? Operating Procedures for Inventory, Safety, Food Service Operations, Language Teaching, and others
? Inspection Reports, Requests and System Descriptions
? Requirements Documentation for Databases, Software Applications and Customer Care, etc.
? Military Intelligence Analysis Reports

Training ? Designed and Developed Training and/or Evaluation of Same:
? Helicopter Maintenance
? B-1B Maintenance
? Support Equipment
? Software Use
? Language Training
? Telecom Switch Operation and Maintenance (Ericsson and NEC)
? Telecom Cell Site Planning

Instructor ? Courses Delivered include, but not limited to:
? Train the Trainer
? Instructor Training
? Foreign Language Training
? Management and Supervisory Training
? Security, Convoy, Defense, Patrolling and VIP Protection
? Telecom Cell Site Planning

Supervisor ? Supervised Teams of up to 20 members, providing counseling, mentoring, directing and controlling daily work

Manager ? Managed Programs both domestic and international in scope, determining budget requirements, orchestrating resources while evaluating levels of customer satisfaction

Education Background
B.S. Business Management Letourneau University Longview, Texas 1994

English Spanish

Instructor Certified - USAF Spanish Language - Defense Language Institute Green Belt - Lockheed Martin

Provided upon request