Kevin Wright
Euless, Texas
email: krwright@ev1.net

Education:

1984-1988: Weatherford High School, Weatherford, TX

1988-1998: University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX
Major: Computer Science Engineering
Awards: Phi Eta Sigma (National Freshman Honor Society), 1989

1999-2001: American Trades Institute (ATI), Hurst, Texas.
Diploma: Electronics Technology, Valedivictorian

Skills:

Familiar with Wintel PCs, use, troubleshooting, and maintenance.
Familiar with Apple Macintosh, use, troubleshooting, and maintenance.
Familiar with Macintosh Operating System
Working knowledge of Windows 95 and 98
Working knowledge of UNIX operating system and X-Windows
Experience with C, C++ and Pascal programming.
Familiar with operation of common machine tools, including engine lathe, vertical mill, drill press, etc., MIG and arc welding, and oxy-acetylene cutting torch.
Familiar with automotive repair and maintenance.
Familiar with mobile electronics (alarm and audio) installation.

Work History:

2/00-Present:
Business: Neiman Marcus, Creative Services Phone: (214) 573-5724
Address: 1616 Commerce St., Dallas, TX 75201
Position: Systems Technician
Starting Pay: $30,000/yr. Ending Pay: $31,800/yr.
Supervisor: Matt Janes, Sr. Advertising Finance Manager
Duties: Troubleshoot and maintain Macintosh workstations, maintain AppleShare IP server, setup & install new workstations, maintain server backups, evaluate new software and hardware, recommend purchases of same. Maintain user database and advertising workflow database.

4/99-2/00 (with occaisional work to present):
Business: Reamet Technologies Phone: (817) 461-8048
Address: 1846 W. Division, Suite #309, Arlington, TX 76012
Position: Shop Manager, Abrasive Waterjet Machining Center Operator
Starting Pay: $15.00/hr. Ending Pay: Same
Supervisor: Charles Rearick, Owner/President
Duties: Operate and maintain OMAX Abrasive Waterjet cutting system, estimate jobs for same, purchase materials, interface with customers, ship or deliver finished work, maintain shop appearance and function.

7/98-4/99:
Business: Stream International Phone: (972) 389-3500
Address: 1235 W. Trinity Mills Rd., Carrollton, TX 75006
Position: Telephone Computer Technical Support Representative
Starting Pay: $10.38/hr. Ending Pay: Same
Supervisor: Chris Merit, Team Manager
Duties: Assist users with Windows and PC Hardware technical support questions.

1/96-7/98:
Business: Soundwerk Car Audio
Phone: (817) 281-9381
Address: 5111 Davis Blvd., North Richland Hills, TX 76180
Position: Mobile Electronics Installer
Starting Pay: $6.25/hr. Ending Pay: $6.50/hr. + 9% Labor Comm.
Supervisor: David Shearer - Owner
Duties: Install mobile electronics, including alarms, car stereos, speakers and amplifiers, track labor for commission, train customers on equipment operation, maintain clean and neat work area.

1/95-6/96:
Business: CompUSA, Inc. Phone: (817) 461-5503
Address: 1301 N. Collins, Ste. 315, Arlington, TX 76011
Position: Hardware Sales Associate (Macintosh Speciality)
Starting Pay: $7.00/hr. Ending Pay: $7.50/hr.
Supervisor: Joe Shepard - Retail Manager
Duties: Assist customers on sales floor, maintain clean and neat work area.

8/94-1/95:
Business: Computer City, Inc. Phone: (817) 467-8050
Address: 1600 W. I-20, Arlington, TX 76017
Position: Sales Associate
Starting Pay: $6.25/hr. Ending Pay: $6.25/hr.
Supervisor: Bill Beaudoin - General Manager
Duties: Assist customers on sales floor, maintain clean and neat work area.

10/92-8/94:
Business: Parkland Memorial Hospital Phone: (214)590-8070
Address: 5201 Harry Hines Blvd., Dallas, TX 75235
Position: Pharmacy Technician I, Inventory Control
Starting Salary: $5.70/hr. Ending Salary: $6.34/hr.
Supervisor: Anna Rowhourst - Pharmacy Stockroom Manager
Duties: Responsible for ordering, checking-in, and stocking pharmaceuticals and supplies for Outpatient Clinic Pharmacy.
Maintain associated paperwork.

I also have several other employers of a technical nature, including a CO-OP job with Rockwell International's Network Transmission Systems Design, which became a division of Alcatel Network Systems in 1991, and a temporary job troubleshooting Macintosh computers for the various schools of the Arlington Independent School District. Details/further employers available upon request.

Personal References:

Available upon request.

Address History:

Available upon request.