I am actively seeking employment as a technical writer. Below is my resume and here is a link to a DOC version – KurtShafer
As a degreed electrical engineer, I have worked in a variety of positions including technical writer, field engineer, design engineer, sales engineer and sales and marketing manager. In my career I have done more technical writing than almost any other endeavor. I am also an inventor with several patents.
Bendix Electrodynamics, Sylmar CA, 1965 to 1969
*Technical Writer who accomplished electrical design training for Navy Technicians
*Field Engineer, MK 46 Torpedo Program, Keyport, Washington
*Field Engineer, Radar Homing and Warning Systems, St. Louis and Virginia Beach
Magnavox, Torrance, CA, 1970 to 1974
*Technical Writer, Navy Geodetic Positioning System (GPS) Program
* Field Engineer Assisted in Installation of first GPS on ship in Malmo Sweden.
Astralonics, Southern California, 1975 to 1978
*Technical Writer for Electronic Circuit Manufacturers
*Field Engineer offering Opto22, International Rectifier, Unitrode, others
Invisco, Manhattan Beach and Temecula CA 1979 to present
*Accomplished invention of modern invisible window screen 1979
*Accomplished invention of world’s first commercial webcam software 1995
*Accomplished design of off grid solar power for the USPS 1999
*Accomplished author “Uninterruptible Power Supplies” Digital Design Magazine 1984
*Accomplished invention of world’s first commercial webcam software.
*Accomplished invention of the world’s highest performance whole house fan 2016
*Accomplished invention of the world’s first rooftop mounted whole house fan 2016
*Accomplished invention of the highest performance hybrid rooftop ventilator 2016
*Accomplished invention of a high performance solar powered electric motor home 2016
Education – University of Southern California BS Electrical Engineering 1965