Robert B. Alexander


To acquire an Electronics Technician position in which I can make use of my electronics background and training.


1997–present Focus Professional Services Inc. Newport News, VA

Electronics Field Service Technician

  • Maintained and diagnosed troubles with Data collection networks.
  • Worked on RS485 networks, TTY terminals, PC's and workstations.
  • Established operating and reporting procedures to increase proficiency.


1993–1997 Wyle Laboratories Hampton, VA

Calibration Repair Technician

  • Calibrated and repaired a large variety of electronic and electromechanical measurement, recording and diagnostic instruments and equipment.
  • Used Schematics technical drawings and manuals to repair, calibrate and fabricate test equipment.
  • Designed calibration programs and procedures using Visual Basic and proprietary software.
  • Supported customers such as NASA, Langley AFB, and Virginia Power.


1989–1993 U.S. Army TMDE Support Center Fort Belvior, VA

Calibration Repair Technician

  • Worked as part of a calibration maintenance team in support of Army units, Night Vision, and research and development laboratories.
  • Analyzed and troubleshot solid state, analog, and digital circuit components.
  • Isolated defective parts to the lowest replaceable component.




1990–1996 Northern Virginia Community College Woodbridge, VA

  • Associate of Applied Science with a Major in Electronics.
  • Specialization in Computer Technology.

1991–1993 U.S. Army Apprenticeship Program Fort Belvior, VA

  • 2876 hours completed in the trade of Electrical Instrument Repair.
  • 1529 hours completed in the trade of Precision Measurement Equipment Laboratory Specialist.

April 1991 U.S. Army NCO Academy Fort Knox, KY

  • Primary Leadership and Development Course.

1989–1990 USAF Technical Training School Lowry AFB, CO

  • Precision Measurement Equipment Laboratory Course.