JON MICHAEL ROBERTS 2010 West Ave K, #435, Lancaster, CA 93536    email: perpetualjon -AT- phone: (661)609-6195     FAX: (866)366-0188

SUMMARY A versatile engineering professional drawing from 24 years of experience. Strong practical, troubleshooting, administration, and people skills. Former Secret Clearance holder through DOD.


CAD: 22 years CAD experience in both 2D and 3D environments using the following platforms: CADAM, NCAD, AutoCAD, Autodesk Land, Map, & Civil3D, AutoVision, Mechanical Desktop, Inventor, AutoLISP, and Rhino3D. Developed AutoLISP routines for drawing and symbol libraries. Provided training in both AutoCAD and Mechanical Desktop.

NETWORKING / DESKTOP SUPPORT: 16 years IT / network / telephony support experience ranging from 500+ client corporate environments to independent residential applications. Helpdesk Level 1 – 3 experience in phone, remote desktop, & field-based support of hardware / software / networking buildup, integration, & troubleshooting within NT & Novell networks. 1 year experience in military network security management. Additional experience includes TCP/IPX/DHCP protocols, Blackberry setup & support, data backup & recovery, Microsoft Office & Exchange, Remedy tracking software, web page design using HTML CSS, & JAVA script. System fluency: MS DOS, Windows 3.x, 9x, NT 3.x, 4.0, 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8 Server 2003-2012, and Linux.

DESIGN: 11 years of demonstrated skills in civil, commercial, and aerospace design with a thorough understanding of civil, mechanical, and electrical systems. Experience in conceptual design, lab testing, and fieldwork.

TELEPHONY: 5 Years telephony-specific experience involving TDM and packet-based equipment including both copper and fiber cabling, power, provisioning, and troubleshooting. Familiar with Cisco, Adtran, Fujitsu, Juniper, and Alcatel-Lucent transport and router equipment installation, and provisioning.

PRACTICAL: 7 years of hands-on experience in aircraft manufacture and repair involving structural, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, composite, and flight control systems. 5 years of commercial and residential construction experience. ILLUSTRATION: A visualization specialist with 6 years experience in design illustration through artist renderings and technical animations for business and trade presentations. Present animation and illustration skills in Gimp, 3D Studio Max, Poser, Illustrator, and Photoshop. Specialize in conversion from AutoCAD 3D models to 3D Studio Max animations. ENVIRONMENTAL / HEALTH & SAFETY: 2 years experience as Health & Safety Supervisor as well as federal & state facility permit and environmental management. COMMUNICATIONS: Thorough training and proven communications and leadership skills through such positions as: Project Lead, Instructor, Toastmasters Club President, Ushering Coordinator, Martial Arts Instructor, and Color Guard Leader.


Freelance Engineering Consultant (Jan 2000 - Present) Tranquility Computers, Lancaster, CA Central Office Equipment Installer (May 2011 - Nov 2013) Verizon, Lancaster, CA Civil Designer (May 2004 - Feb 2010) Land Tech Engineering, Acton, CA Airport Facility Engineer (Feb 2002 - Feb 2003, Jan 2004 - Mar 2004) USAF Plant 42, Palmdale, CA Civil Designer (Feb 2003 - Nov 2003) Hunsaker & Associates, Valencia, CA Computer Support Analyst (Feb 2001 - Oct 2001) Pacific Gas & Electric, Bakersfield, CA Computer System Security Officer (Mar 2000 - Nov 2000) Computer Science Corporation, Edwards AFB, CA Computer Helpdesk Technician (Mar 1999 - May 2000) Computer Science Corporation, Edwards AFB, CA PC Workstation Support Technician (Jan 1998 - Mar 1999) Computer Science Corporation, Edwards AFB, CA Freelance Website Designer/Webmaster (1996 - Present) AutoCAD Instructor (Part Time) (Feb 2000 - Present)   National Computer Training, Encino, CA Conceptual Design Animator/Illustrator (Part-Time) (Dec 1996 - Present) Engineer (Sept 1996 - Oct 1997) Walt Disney Imagineering, North Hollywood, CA Engineer (Mar 1995 - Sept 1996) Northrop Grumman, B-2 Division, Palmdale, CA Structural / Electrical Technician (Nov 1990 - Mar 1995) Northrop Grumman, B-2 Division, Palmdale, CA Lab Instructor (Jan 1989 - Jul 1989) Embry-Riddle Aeronautical Univ., Basic Electricity Lab, Daytona Beach, FL Production Coordinator (Oct 1987 - Jun 1988) Mextel, Bensenville, IL Assistant Foreman (Jun 1983 - Aug 1988) Beckett Home Maintenance, Evanston, IL


AS. in Aviation Maintenance Technology Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL FAA licensed Airframe and Powerplant mechanic

  • Toastmasters International – CTM Award
  • Civil Air Patrol
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Interlochen National Arts Academy
  • International Plastic Modelers Society