Louis Detweiler

Freelance Technical Writer & Test Writer

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Louis Detweiler
detweiler1504@charter.net
678-376-2621
1504 Watercrest Circle
Lawrenceville, GA. 30043

Objective: Technical Writer

Summary
• Developed technical documentation, reliability reports, testability analysis
• Electrical Engineer with 10 years of experience
• 5 years as a Test Engineer, 3 years as a design engineer, and 4 years as a support engineer
• Extensive knowledge of personal computers
• Supported networks, DSL, and Windows configurations
• Developed microprocessor embedded applications

Skills:
• Programming: C, Assembler, Visual Basic.Net, Cobol
• Operating Systems: Vista, Win 2000/XP, Win 98/95/NT
• Networking: A+, Net+, DSL, Windows 3.1 & DOS 6.2, Computer Support
• Technical Writer: Reliability documents, test documents
• Applications: Pspice \ Multisim, Microsoft Word 2007/2003, Excel 2003

EXPERIENCE
Test Engineering:
• Developed 4 year testability plan for the C-17 attack transport aircraft
• Wrote detailed and technical reliability documents for aerospace fire control systems
• Wrote test procedures for testing electrical equipment
• Designed test points into product for aerospace programs

Design Engineer:
• Designed analog and digital circuits for aerospace, test, and HF receivers
• Designed assembly level code for 8085/8086 microprocessors
• Tested and debugged faults with prototype engineering products
• Developed 4-bay test station to test RF units for a radar system

Support Engineer:
• First and Second Tier support for DSL installation
• Supported all computer issues for modem and DSL configurations
• Troubleshot email, Internet, and network configuration problems

WORK HISTORY

• 2010 - Excel Instructor for staff and AARP members at Georgia Department of Labor
Developed and taught classes using Word 2007, Power Point and Excel 2003. ( Volunteer)
• 2011- 2008 – Present , Security Officer, Allied Barton, Suwannee, Georgia
• 2008 – Truck Driver, Swift Transportation, Decatur, Georgia
• 2008 – 2004 – Delivery Driver, Andrew Electric, In/Town Express, Atlanta, Georgia
• 2004 – Engineering Support Technician, North American Medical, Marietta, Georgia
• 2004 – 2002 Maintenance Technician, Bonitz, Marietta, Georgia
• 2001 Test Engineer, Mirant, Alpharetta, Georgia
• 2000 – 2001 Computer Support Engineer, EarthLink, Atlanta, Georgia

EDUCATION

• Technical Writing Course, Kennesaw State University 2011
• A+ and Net+ Certification Gwinnet Technical College 2003-2002
• Business Information Systems Technology, Cobol Programming, Goodwill 1998
• Microsoft Certified in Windows 3.1 and Dos 6.2 1997
• FE(EIT) National Engineering Exam, Professional Engineering Status 1995
• Advanced Engineering Mathematics Course 1988
• B. S. Capitol College, Laurel, MD, Emphasis in Electrical Engineering 1982

VOLUNTEER WORK

• Excel Instructor for staff and AARP members at Georgia Department of Labor 2010
Developed and taught classes using Word 2007, Power Point and Excel 2003.

Georgia Work Ready Certificate – Gold Status 2010
Skills (2) Rating
Technical Writing
Test Writing