RESUME

GARY C. MEYER
2051 13th Ave W
Shakopee, MN 55379

Email:  gmeyer@
jg-technology.com

(952)935-1108

* Previous Minnesota vocational licensure in Metrology, Computer Systems Technology, and Electronics 
*Project management skills for Customized Education Grant for GTE
*Good stand up lecture/presentation skills *Excellent technical course development skills
*ASQ Certified Calibration Technician -2003
*ASQ Certified Quality Engineer - 2009 
*Adjunct Staff - Ridgewater College, 
  Hutchinson, MN

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

J&G TECHNOLOGY (Minnetonka, MN) 2000 - Present
Consultant - Self Employed

Developing and teaching courses/seminars on metrology, measurements, calibration, and computer systems technology.

RIDGEWATER COLLEGE (Hutchinson, MN) 13 Years
Curriculum Manager-Developer/Instructor

Developed and taught courses in electronics, metrology, electro-mechanical technology, computer hardware/software, Internet, and industrial manufacturing technology. Developed and/or coordinated development of 72 credits of competency based metrology curriculum for distance delivery national training. Developed and presented technical courses at 3M, Tescom, Lions Precision, Fluoroware, Control Data, Hutchinson Technology, and Solitra. Increased Computer Systems Technology program student enrollment from 15 students to 150 students in 6 years. Taught courses in computer hardware diagnostics and repair leading to hardware A+ Certification. Developed web based training courses.

MEYER ELECTRONICS (Mpls, MN)  3 Years
Owner/Field Service Engineer - Self Employed

Set up and maintained repair and calibration lab traceable to NIST. Repaired and calibrated electronic test equipment including oscilloscopes, multimeters, frequency counters, signal generators, logic analyzers, etc.). Provided measurement assistance to local customers. Refurbished and sold used test equipment.

PHILIPS TEST AND MEASURING INSTRUMENTS (Mpls, MN) 10 Years
Regional Service Manager/Field Service Engineer

Repaired and calibrated complex electronic test equipment (microprocessor controlled instruments, oscilloscopes, multimeters, frequency counters, signal generators, logic analyzers, etc.). Provided supervisory and technical support for two Philips internal and six contracted service centers throughout the United States. Developed and presented technical training to industry on national basis.

KENNETH W. MEYERS COMPANY (Minneapolis, MN) 7 Years
Branch Sales Engineer

Opened a branch office for manufacturer's representative firm. Provided sales support to engineers and technicians to solve measurement problems. Sold electronic equipment for several manufacturers including Marconi Instruments, Quan-Tech, Digitec, James Biddle Company, Power Mate Corp., Ailtech, Alford, PRD Microwave Components, and others. Increased branch office sales from a few thousand dollars a year to approximately $450,000/year.

HONEYWELL GOVT SYSTEMS DIVISION (Hopkins, MN) 6 Years
Electronic Technician/Quality Engineer

Repaired and calibrated complex electronic test equipment as an electronic technician. Supervised about 6 technicians in receiving inspection measurement area. Promoted to Quality Engineer with full responsibilities for project quality on a government product in a manufacturing environment.

NORTHWEST AIRLINES (St. Paul, MN) 2 Years
Electronic Technician

Repaired and calibrated communications type equipment on aircraft. Repaired and calibrated analog flight simulator equipment.


EDUCATION

BENSON HIGH SCHOOL - Benson, MN - Majored in math and science. Graduated as an honor student.

NORTH DAKOTA STATE COLLEGE OF SCIENCE - Wahpeton, ND Associates degree Pre-Electrical Engineering. Math, Science, and Electrical Engineering courses.

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA - Grand Forks, ND Completed 27 semester credits in Electrical Engineering.

UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA - Extension Division - Minneapolis, MN Completed 61 quarter credits in Electrical Engineering and 17 credits in vocational education.

OTHER INTERESTS & ACTIVITIES

LEADERSHIP ACTIVITIES - RIDGEWATER COLLEGE:

Past chairman of the Ridgewater Technology Team.

Past student advisor for the student chapter of  national computer organization.  (NWAITP).

Past chairman of the Ridgewater/Hutchinson Multimedia Committee.

Past project technical coordinator for distance learning.

Past student advisor for the Instrument Society of America Club (ISA).

Past chairman of Ridgewater Communications Improvement Council (CIC).

Past faculty representative to Process Improvement Council (PIC).

Past Quality Committee member for Minnesota Quality Council project.

Past Data Committee chairman for Enrollment Management Services implementation.

Employee of the Month - Hutchinson Campus - October 1995.

HOBBIES AND INTERESTS

AMATEUR RADIO - Radio Frequency Voice and Data Communications, Single side-band, AM, FM, Packet Radio, TCP/IP internet communications, VHF repeater systems.

MUSIC - Play piano/keyboard, vocal music, gospel music concerts with family, and computer MIDI.

TECHNICAL WRITING

I have been published as follows:

I. McGraw Hill

   Chapter 18 of Handbook for Electronic Engineering Technicians - Microprocessors and Microcomputers.

II. John Fluke Manufacturing Company

  Conventional Oscilloscope Training Manual - Used to train Fluke customers. Digital Storage Oscilloscope Training Manual - Used to train Fluke customers.

III. Ridgewater College

A. Co-author - Introduction to Electro-Mechanical Troubleshooting text used for training at 3M, Hutchinson Technology, Inc., and a Ridgewater Industrial Manufacturing Technology program.

B. Author - Introduction to Dimensional Metrology text used for 3M training.

C. Co -author - Introduction to Physical Metrology text used for 3M training.

D. Developed 40 instructional guides used for distance delivery training at GTE. Produced 10 support video training tapes (personal demos and lectures) on various metrology subjects.

IV. J&G Technology

A. Developed and presented industrial training course to Honeywell, Minneapolis, MN, "Troubleshooting Electronic Instrumentation", (Summer 2001).

B. Developed online training for WorkPlace Training on "Certified Calibration Technician" (American Society for Quality - CCT certification) (Summer 2003).

C. Developed 3-day seminar for "Certified Calibration Technician Preparation"  (Summer 2003).

D. Developed CBT for WorkPlace Training on "Coordinate Measuring Machines"  (2005).

E. Developed two day seminar "Measurement Uncertainty" (2006)

F. Developed and marketed "Certified Calibration Technician Self Study Course w/multimedia" (2009) 


Email to: gmeyer@jg-technology.com