Weapons EPR Bullets


Job Description

-Understand, accept, and demonstrate the AF Core Values and the Airman's Creed; Continue professional development
-Perform as skilled technician/trainer; establish effective 1st line supervisors skills via training, education, mentorship
-Assist loading operations by performing fuze/munition preparation inspections and operating the MJ-1 bomblift truck
-Perform scheduled and unscheduled inspections and maintenance/repairs of weapons systems and handling equipment


- Directs/mentors two load crew members in weapons training, evaluating and certifying 39 assigned 8 FW load crews
- Generates/maintains AF IMT 2419/2435, Load Training and Certification Document for certified load crew members
- Performs weapons load crew duties for assigned units in support of exercises, inspections and contingency operations
- Monitors flight line weapons loading operations to ensure safety/reliability of 44 F-16C/D acft valued at over $1.98B


- Accountable to Wpns Expediter for daily mx ops/loading of 24 F-22s worth $3.8 billion sustained 1.8K pilot sorties
- Installs/removes suspension equip; provides wpns systems checks/acft's sched'd mx/troubleshooting repair actions
- Completes TCTOs/TCIs; maintains task qual efficiency--ensures 100% accurate AFTO Form/IMT 781/MIS entries
- Inspects/utilizes wpns CTK's/armament system testers; posts TO changes/supplements--maintains highest standard


- Certifies safe/reliable/TO compliant wpns loading on 55 F-22s valued at $8.8B; performs initial/annual qual tng rqmt
- Trains/evals 80+ cert psnl on 4 pri muns; docs tng in Wpns Load Crew Mgmt Tool; spts AMU contingency/ex ops
- Conducts flight line loading/unloading evals, arms/dearms transient acft and assists LSC w/ semiannual assessments


Performance Assessment

- Talented Weapons Loader; 100% pass rate on 6 consecutive WSS evaluations--contribut'd to wpns "top flight" honor
- Impact player; identified and repaired discrepancy on Nuclear Certified Equip--increased NCE capability rate to 99%
- Stepped up to support Sentry Savannah '14/'15; generated 8 combat ready aircraft, 124 sorties--Outstanding Performer
- Highly Capable Mgr; oversaw wpns assets of >4.4M, >132 critical items--achiev'd 100% accountability/serviceability
- Solid technician; ID'd/Corrected 3 unswayed BDU-33's, prevented hung bombs--99% Release Rate/Code 1 for sorties
- Mission focused; pivotal player in execution of FY15 FHP; 1,970 sorties, 3,460 hrs--107% of allocation; a 10 yr best!

- Repaired 9 40mm recoil cylinders; replaced worn/damaged parts/extended equip service life--drove 65K rounds fired

- Sustained flawless QA pass rate on three insps; lifted section's pass rate by 6%--garnered unit's Amn OTQ award win
- Solved 8 month bomb fall line deviation; pinpointed faulty Jettison Interface unit--keyed unit's 2.2% repeat-recur rate
- Upheld 100% WSS pass rate, 36 evals; drove unit's 357 bombs rel'd, 99.8 % rate--enabled 2 instructor pilot upgrades
- Dedicated 4 hrs to gun anomaly; pinpointed defective gun control unit, returned acft FMC--backed unit 9.8 break rate
- Inputted 352 IMDS mx tasks; increased man hr utilization by 51%, aided 2.9% DIT err rate--lauded best in 54 AMXS
- Exposed faulty Arm shop equip; streamlined Stores System Tester fixes--thwarted PQDR turn-ins, saved unit $41.5K
- Installed 2 gun systems; sustained perfect gun KTL pass rate--bolstered unit's 11.5K rounds fired, 100% fire-out rate
- Upgraded section's service vehicle; sourced emergency fire equip, routed work orders--returned to service

- Completed 11 mthly gun insps; found/repaired 4 gun firing contacts--lauded 100% QA pass rate/10% over mx gp stds
- Maintained flt's DIT prgm; QC'd/fixed 9 errors/14K IMDS inputs--pwr'd 95 AMU's data inputs with 99.9% accuracy
- Prepped unit for WSEP; config'd 16 launchers <3 days/spt'd AIM-9M/X/-120 live fires--captured unit's 94% fire rate
- Piloted 12 COLT chks; investigated failing station 4 AVEL/repaired broken pin--enabled next sortie/Code-1, 0 repeats
- Discovered cracked LAU-141 plume deflector; submitted DR w/ Lockheed Martin--saved AF $247K acquisition cost
- Troubleshot 4 SMS IBIT fails; ID'd/replaced faulty PICC module 2/FMC <1 hr--crushed sq's 8 hr fix rate/fleet health

- Valued AF member to Ex CR 17; assisted uploads of 10 misls/2 bombs/960 20mm rds--pivotal to 17/12 msn rdy acft
- Responded to code 2; LAU-141 retract fail/adjusted SWB door switch< 1 hr--negative repeat/recur/next sortie code 1
- Completed 11 mothly gun insps; found 4 loose hardware/avoided QA eval fail--prevented $868K system destruction
- Analyzed COLT malfunction; ID'd/R2'd 4 recessed pylon cable pins--repaired < 3 hrs saved AF $150K in repair costs
- Detected B-4 stand screws by acft intake; retrieved foreign object/averted ingestion--saved AF $12M engine damage
- ID'd faulty ammunition load door latch; coordinated repairs/replacement--enabled on-time sortie with zero deviations

- Managed 4 prgms/130 assets valued at $3M; ID'd/rectified 41 errors--zero findings during Wg Wpns Mngr Annual Insp
- Led Ex NORTHERN EDGE loading ops; gen'd msns/129 flt hrs--11AF/CC lauded seamless execution/1.7K jt sorties
- Instructed advance wiring crs; directed 2 sessions w/AFETS for 23 Amn--increased AMU quals 40%/8 hr fix rate 17%
- Coord'd AGWE prep; conducted upload 4K 20mm rnds--ensured 4-ship strafe msn success/WUG syllabus progression
- Executed loading adapter fit test; provided real-time feedback/directed upload 1.5K rnds--$34M acquisition warranted
- Org'd 4 initial cert loads; mentored 7 load crews/aced 35 evals/30 prsnl trn'd--keyed MXG's 99% loading eval pass rate

- Oversaw $122M SPRAM acct; cert'd 883 pieces serviceable--drove success two AEFs/four TDY's...ZD on annal insp

- Id'd CLP damage trend/authored AMXS trng plan; track'd 12-mo history/83 assets--ensured serviceability $6M equip

- Repaired dmg'd WSS trng muns; replaced ordinance hardware valued at $5K--provided 141 prsnl w/propertrng equip
- Responded to 8 A-10 diverted IFE acft; recovered/executed IPL/safe procedures--zero mishaps/eliminated MRT rqmt
- Train'd 9 Amn on Lau-131 instl/loading procedures; increased 8FW combat sortie capes--reduced trng shortfalls 10%
- Facilitated pneumatic gun load trng; trnd/qual'd 30 Amn/ cut 20mm load time 50%--enhanced Wg msn effectiveness
- Instructed EOD acft trng; configured 2.2Klbs of ordinance/trn'd 9 prsnl--aided 11 emergency resp w/no discrepancies
- Performed 120 IPL/150 flt-line evals;id'd/retrained 28 crew load errors--keyed Wg's 7.4Ksrts/10K flt hrs/97% MSE rt


- Diagnosed acft missile fail; replaced harness/installed/ops checked launcher <10 hrs--returned $249K item to service
- Troubleshot wpns fault detection; isolated/replaced defective buffer connector--overcame 8 hour fix rate std by 75%
- Rebuilt ammunition container; installed carriers/aced complex slack adjustment--guarded $470K asset serviceability
- Uncovered multiple test programmable set pin damage; trnd three psnl on wire tasks--repaired/returned $160K assets
- Supported seventy-two wpns postloads; identified/corrected three defects/trained two psnl/eliminated possible trends
- Identified improper slack on ammo loader; upchanneled defect and repair--stopped jam/protected $868K gun system
- Cert'd on three Muns/two wpns annual courses; conquered eight evals-- garnered 100% pass rate/ surpassed CAF std
- Supported AVEL servicing class; trained three assigned psnl-- instrumental to Tyndall AFB F-22 UTA sorties
- Pursued higher edu; completed college lvl English composition exam--earned 3 credit hrs/4 classes towards CCAF
- Educated four personnel on Integrated Maintenance Interface System procedures--enhanced section proficiency 10%


- Initially cert 8 wpns load crew mbrs; supplied wg w/ 25 AD/AFRC crews--secured 6K cmbt tng sorties/wg '15 MUA
- Implemented wg's first GBU-39 curriculum; trnd/cert 7 psnl--armed 95 FS w/ F-22's newest precision-guided muns
- Performed 41 wkly acft insps; coord'd svc of 11 low acft SES events--spawned 2.6K tng/stan evals w/ 99% MSE rate
- Handpicked for ACC Wpns Sys Eval Prgm; loaded/armed 11 misls--keyed 100% release rate/7 pilots upgraded CMR
- Instructed gun quals for 72 psnl; oversaw 2 live-fire banner msns/7.4K 20mm rounds loaded--sparked 95% fire rate
- Spt'd 44 FG msn; trnd 2 ART evaluators/cert 12 reserve crew mbrs--sustained 84 sorties/12 unit training activities
- Coord'd Eglin AFB UGT tour; educated 3-lvls w/ hands-on muns/acft tng--bolstered 100% EOC pass rate for 7 Amn
- Tm'd w/ Lockheed Martin engrs; loaded/fit checked T3 misl/adapter--provided field-lvl feedback on $14M misl proj
- Enrolled in GCSC associates degree prgm; completed algebra class--advanced in chiropractic medicine crse/3.2 GPA
- Conducted acft wpns safety tng; instructed 12 emer responders on F-22 muns hazards--val'd EOD's yrly certification
- Augmented COLT IPT; executed tester setup/acft op checks--changes implemented CAF-wide,sq Staff Pro/Qtr 15-3
- Spt'd ACC's first Rapid Raptor event; trnd 8 wpns deployers--led to inaugural F-22 USAFE tng deplymnt/22 sorties
- Responded to 21 red-balls; fixed defect/verified sys reliability/enabled 2.9K sorties/3.7K flt hrs--locked gp's AFOUA


- Hand-sel'd for WSEP 16-3; performed 65 postloads/armed 10 misls cemented 6 first-time shooters/100% release rate

- Spurred wg's first USAFE TDY; finalized 2 acft op checks/fueled 34 sorties/3 nations--val'd Rapid Raptor CONOPS

- Loaded 300 flare magazines, Ex RED FLAG, 15-3; riveted 216 sorties--#1/18 DoD units/reaped "Top Mx Unit" awd

- Prep'd 3 acft, Ex CR 16-01; installed/tested 6 pylons--cinched "Superior Performer" awd/wg's largest F-22 gen to date

- Led 225 sched'd mx insps/3 gun installs; ignited flt's 13-straight KTL/16 QVI passes--won QA "Top Performer" awd

- Uploaded 120 muns, Op INHERENT RESOLVE; secured 44 ATO sorties--32 bombs expended/annihilated ISIL tgts

- Executed 135 mx tasks; aced 5 QA evaluations/propelled 380 EAMXS 95.8% pass rate--earned QA "Top Performer"



Remarks:

Common Organizational Level Tester (COLT), Crown Royal (CR), Explosive Ordinance Disposal (EOD), Guided Bomb Unit (GBU), Gulf Coast State College (GCSC), Integrated Product Team (IPT), Meritorious Unit Award (MUA), Mx Scheduling Effectiveness (MSE), Stored Energy System (SES), Triple Target Terminator (T3), Upgrade Training (UGT)


- Quality maintainer; skills ensured 442d Fighter Wing earned Air Force Outstanding Unit Award!


- AFSO-21 mind-set! Overhauled damaged CTK; critical surety items secured--upgraded tamper detection prgm

- Aided $3M Nuclear FIP; ID'd 2 ECPs/2 WSV trainers/17 PAS modifications--essential upgrades f/ surety trng

- Directed laser rocket QRC; cert'd mun on two airframes--primed for AOR demand/#1 TW priority delivered

- Steered F-15 Suite 8E chklst rewrite; id'd/corrected procedural defects--standardized/eliminated safety hazard


- Key to TDY success; loaded 35K lbs muns/11K 30mm rnds, gen'd 103 sorties/245 flt hrs--JSOC trng success


- Trained/initially certified five load crews; reinforced safe/reliable loading TTPs--key to 99.8% rel rate FY13

- ID'd/rectified unsecured gun lubricator line; abated severe GAU-8 sys failure/saved AF>$625K--promote now

- Instrumental to Wg's Wpns Standardization/Eval prgm; contributed to 3.1K+ evals--promote him to TSgt now!

- Supported vital A-10C FHP; 5.7K sorties; w/5K bombs rel/400K rnds/600+ rkts fired--MXG awd'd AFOUA

- Superb wpns loader; earned 100% pass rate on 12 WS evals--instrumental to flt's overall 94% pass rate FY12

- Solid technician; ID'd/correct'd 52 safety of flt conditions--implemented track'd data base/upchanneled to HHQ

- Removed/replaced four FOD damaged GAU-8 gun systems; 100% QA pass rate--secured 99.9% gun fire rate

- Performed 60 minimum proficiency required loads; impressive 93% pass rate--attributed to 90% flight average

- Superb Amn; maintained 100% pass rate on 23 QA evals--key to flt's 94.1%/AMU's 91.3% QA pass rates '12


- Scrutinized 840K recon packages; val'd 1.8M expenditures--100% accountability/$81M/no shortfalls/six MDS

- Upchanneled NEW/haz/security info for seven muns locations; FD/SF notified--"perfect" annual Wg Safey insp

- Provided element training; instructed CATM-9M/9X pre-/post-use/20-flt insps--four prsnl 100% task certified









Cough up some EPR bullets, you slackers!


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