Sonar Technician

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George Glaviano | (150) 793-2746 | Wichita, KS


I am a sonar technician with 4 years of experience. I have worked on both commercial and military vessels, and have gained a wealth of knowledge in the field. I am well-versed in all aspects of sonar operation and maintenance, and take pride in my work. I am always looking for ways to improve my skills, and would be an asset to any team.


Sonar Technician II at Dupont, KSMar 2022 - Present

  • Successfully operated sonar equipment to locate and track enemy submarines during combat operations, contributing to the destruction of 4 enemy submarines.
  • Maintained 100% operational readiness of sonar equipment, ensuring it was always available for use when needed.
  • Created new methods for analyzing data from sonar readings, leading to more accurate tracking of enemy submarine movements.
  • Trained 5 new Sonar Technicians in the operation and maintenance of sonar equipment.
  • Led a team of 3 other technicians in repairing damaged sonar equipment after a battle, returning it to full functionality within 24 hours.

Sonar Technician I at 3M, KSSep 2018 - Mar 2022

  • Led a team of 4 technicians in the installation of a new sonar system on a naval vessel.
  • Completed training on the use and maintenance of sonar equipment.
  • Conducted monthly maintenance checks on all sonar equipment.
  • Logged over 100 hours using sonar to search for underwater mines and objects.
  • Assisted in the development of new techniques for searching with sonar.


Associate of Arts in Sonar Technician at Wichita State University, Wichita, KSSep 2014 - May 2018

Some skills I've learned are: sonar equipment operation, sonar signal analysis, and underwater acoustics.


  • Sonar
  • Technician
  • Technical
  • Skills
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Shaliyah Bridgette | (179) 834-4302 | Honolulu, HI


I am a Sonar Technician with over 4 years of experience in the field. I have worked on various projects, including commercial and military vessels. I have gained a strong understanding of sonar systems and how they work. I am able to troubleshoot issues and provide solutions to problems. I am also proficient in data analysis and interpretation.


Sonar Technician II at US Navy, HIMay 2022 - Present

  • Successfully operated and maintained sonar equipment, conducting over 100 hours of underwater searches that led to the discovery and retrieval of lost objects.
  • Utilized side-scanning sonar technology to map the ocean floor, discovering several new species of fish in the process.
  • Led a team of 5 technicians in repairing a malfunctioning sonar system while at sea, completing repairs within 24 hours without compromising safety or quality standards.
  • Worked with other departments to develop new methods for using sonar data to locate environmental hazards such as oil spills.
  • Successfully completed training on advanced sonar systems.

Sonar Technician I at US Pacific Fleet, HIAug 2018 - Mar 2022

  • Led a team of 5 technicians in the development of a new sonar system that improved accuracy by 15%.
  • Implemented a new maintenance schedule that reduced downtime by 20%.
  • Trained 10 new technicians on sonar systems and operations.
  • Developed and implemented 3 new procedures that increased efficiency by 25%.


Associate of Arts in Sonar Technician at Kapi'olani Community College, HISep 2014 - May 2018

I've learned to operate and maintain sonar equipment.


  • Sonar
  • Technician
  • Technical
  • Skills
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