David G. Perkins

6 Circle Drive, Union, MO 63084

636-359-4891

sammy.snardfarkle@gmail.com

Work Experience

 

Service Technician, Programmer

09/2012 – 05/2013 Taycon-TMI, LLC, Chesterfield, MO

  1. Worked with various programmable logic controllers, including Distech HVAC and Echelon control systems. Received certification as an Echelon Network Engineer. Met with and overcame the diverse and rewarding challenges of government military based projects.

Programmer, Technical Resources

09/2007 – 09/2013 Eagle, Maryland Heights, MO

  1. Worked with various direct digital controls (DDC) and building automation systems (BAS). Developed end-user graphical user interfaces (GUI). Performed estimates, aiding in sales quotes as well as taking an active role in project management. Provided technical expertise and solutions spanning a broad range of technical difficulties experienced by HVAC system end-users. Served as an educator, providing systems training to clients and colleagues.
 

Lead Engineer

09/2002 – 03/2004 DST Systems, Earth City, MO

  1. Held responsibility for the physical infrastructure of a Tier III data center. Responsible for automated systems, including direct digital control, building automation, and HVAC systems. Applied technical expertise to maintain and repair systems. Gained ownership and responsibility for six critical power generators. Held responsibility to colleagues for maintaining preventative maintenance schedules.
 

Alarm Response Center Manager

07/1999 – 09/2011 Verizon, Westlakes, TX & Freehold, NJ

  1. Worked closely with building technicians, central office technicians, and HVAC technicians, providing expertise regarding direct digital control and building automation. Developed a working knowledge of telecom equipment, as well as continuing to build a diverse knowledge of Andover, Johnson, and Honeywell control systems.
 

Education

  1977-1979 – Wayland Baptist University

1983-1985 Louisiana Tech University

1989 – 1992 Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

  • Completed 200+ Credits toward Bachelors in General Studies.

 

 

Proficiencies

  Trained and Certified in DDC Systems: Andover Controls, Echelon Network Engineering, Johnson Controls, Distech Controls, LonMark
  Experience with Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Access, SQL Server, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Networking, TCP/IP, 3COM Switches, Wireless Routers, File Conversions, File Compression, Scanning, Computer Hardware, File Sharing, Linux, Unix, and Dos.
  Trained and Certified in Infrared Cameras, Variable Frequency Drives, Electro-Mechanical Relays, Schweitzer Relays, Electronic Relays, Doble M4100, Doble 6150, Doble 2250, High, Medium, and Low Voltage Breakers, Transformers, Contactors, and Switches.
  Trained in use of Digital Multi-meter, Megger, Ductor, Oscilloscope, Transformer Turns Ratio-meter, Winding Resistance Tester,