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MARILYN LAWRENCE

EDUCATION

Richland College, Dallas, TX
Associate Degree: Engineering Technology May 1987
Certificate: Quality Control May 1985

Point Park Collegee, Pittsburgh, PA
9 credit hours

Boyce College, Monroeville, PA
21 credit hours

Electronic Process Training and Consulting Corporation, Merrimac, NH
Certificate: Soldering Technology, February 1993
Certified instructor: MIL-STD-2000A

U.S. Army MICOM,, Huntsville, AL
Certificate: Soldering Technology, January 1984
Category C instructor: MIL-STD-45743E, WS6536D


EXPERIENCE

Respironics, Incorporated, Murrysville, PA
SENIOR ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN (3/90 - 8/99)
  • Assistant to Quality Assurance Manager
  • Developed courses and trained operators in soldering and wire wrapping to NASA specifications and electro-static discharge
  • Performed inspection and functional tests on printed wiring assemblies
  • As pro-tem Quality Assurance Manager: Solved daily production and technical problems, coordinated and prioritized projects, and supervised personnel
  • Wrote test procedures and instructions and assisted QA Manager in writing company Quality Plan
  • Coordinated special projects with customers
  • Set up system for and maintained calibration records
Compunetics, Incorporated, Monroeville, PA
QUALITY ASSURANCE TECHNICIAN (10/88 - 12/89)
  • Assistant to Quality Assurance Manager
  • Assistant to Quality Assurance Manager
  • Developed courses and trained operators in soldering and wire wrapping to NASA specifications and electro-static discharge
  • Performed inspection and functional tests on printed wiring assemblies
  • As pro-tem Quality Assurance Manager: Solved daily production and technical problems, coordinated and prioritized projects, and supervised personnel
  • Wrote test procedures and instructions and assisted QA Manager in writing company Quality Plan
  • Coordinated special projects with customers
  • Set up system for and maintained calibration records
Texas Instruments, Incorporated
ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN (6/86 - 10/88)
  • Technical support for electro-mechanical test systems for military projects
  • Maintained existing automatic and semi-automatic factory test equipment
  • Assembled prototype printed wiring boards and cabling systems
  • Built test fixtures
TECHNICAL INSTRUCTOR( 9/83 - 6/86)
  • As a Category C instructor, taught and certified production personnel and technicians to MIL-S-45743E and WS-6536D specifications and electro-static discharge
  • Aided training department in developing lesson curriculum for other company training including course outlines, handouts, and visual aids
  • Maintained training records for government audits
  • As group leader acted as liason between human resources and manufacturing departments
Texas Instruments, Incorporated, Dallas, TX
ENGINEERING DRAFTER (12/81 - 9/83)
  • Project drafter for various military projects
  • Detailed and revised schematics, machine, assembly, and printed circuit board assembly drawings
  • Coordinated drawings with engineering and configuration management departments
ENVIRONMENTAL TEST TECHNICIAN, Dallas, TX (12/79 - 12/81)
  • Performed centrifuge, shock, vibration, and particle impact noise detection tests on semi-conductor devices to military specifications.
  • Designed tooling fixtures for various test systems.
Varo, Incorporated, Garland, TX
VACCUUM SYSTEMS TECHNICIAN (10/75 - 12/79)
  • Processed night vision / image intensifier devices on ion / vacuum pumps
  • Trained new operators
  • Troubleshot problems with processes and equipment
  • Aided engineering department in the process of special devices for R&D
AFFILIATIONS
Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA) : Treasurer of West Penn Chapter
National Association of Radio and Television Engineers (NARTE): Certified ESD Technician
Electrostatic Discharge Association
The Pittsburgh Language Club: speak, read, write French

 


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