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Starr A. M.
Oregon City, OR
Ph: home, mobile
Experience and Accomplishments
Experienced QA and Electromechanical Engineering Technician. Certified Aerospace Internal Auditor to
AS and ISO. Trained and experienced in LEAN manufacturing. Administered a corporate
Internal Audit program. Skilled in base data management and auditing, and quality record management.
Qualified Radiographer. Experienced mechanical inspector with dyepenetrant inspection, micrometers,
calipers and UTT dimensional inspection equipment.
Four years experience settingup, performing and troubleshooting mechanical and electrical qualification
tests on printers. Experienced in troubleshooting mechanical and electrical subsystems in solid ink
printers. Skilled in the use of power tools. Experienced handsolderer.
PC literate in Microsoft Office, Macintosh, UNIX and proprietary applications. Familiar with enterprise
software, including SAP
Artex Aircraft Supplies Inc., Aurora, OR March to present
Quality Assurance Technician/ Analyst
Performed process, product and QMS audits against the AS and ISO standards in
accordance with the annual audit schedule. Documented nonconformances and initiated
Corrective Action. Administered the Internal Audit and Corrective Action systems. Administered
the First Article Inspection program. Assisted in Document Control and Configuration Control
subcomponents. Researched, initiated and processed document and base data changes. Team
Member on Continual Improvement and Kaizen projects, yielding cost savings of $K annually.
Aerotek Technical Staffing, Inc., Portland, OR October to Jan
Quality Control Receiving Technician
Inspected product for quality conformance to drawings, including measurements, visual quality,
count, and certifications. Documented results.
Pitney Bowes Inc. Belcan Technologies, Miamisburg, OH
July to November
Quality Assurance Engineering Technician
Audited Quality System procedures, Products and Processes to ISO standard. Documented
results. Monitored Receiving Inspection data and performed trend analysis. Documented results of
failed postage meters. Administered test equipment calibration program and schedule. Maintained
Quality System documentation as requested. Supported nonconforming material handling and
documentation in Manufacturing.
Maintained MSDS files and performed production documentation and base data BOMs and
Routings entry and change in SAP as requested.
Performed testing, including firmware and software testing, PCbased troubleshooting and repairs
in support of engineering problem solving and product improvement. Reduced department
operating expenses by $K annually by performing errorcode tests in house. Maintained
documentation and updated procedures and work instructions as requested. Performed time
studies and other special engineering projects.
Xerox Corporation, Wilsonville, OR to
Engineering Test Technician
Assisted product development engineers with the testing of prototype printers for print quality,
media, dimensional, weights, ink, environmental, firmware and hardware in a cleanroom
environment. Assisted in printer mechanical subassembly and assembly. Performed
troubleshooting, failure analysis and debugging of hardware and software problems, soldering and
desoldering as necessary. Documented results and generated reports, test summaries, and records
of tests hard copy and database. Kept the lab fully stocked with supplies for experiments and day
today operations. Trained newlyhired personnel in lab procedures and data collection.
Beaver Coaches, Bend, OR to
Installed components, equipment repairs and cabinets. Maintained records the Human Resources
Precision Castparts Corp. Portland, Oregon to
Performed nondestructive testing on Titanium castings, using Xray inspection apparatus and
darkroom film processing. Performed Zyglo dyepenetrant and dimensional inspections.
Clackamas Community College, Clackamas, OR
Radiography Level and .
ISO: and AS QMS Lead Auditor certificates.
NW High Technology Manufacturing Consortium
Principles of Lean
Clackamas Community College, Portland, OR
Classes towards AS Degree in Quality Engineering
Classes towards CQA Auditor Certification
Courses include math, computers, and introduction to software applications, UNIX and
Will be provided on request.