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Doug Macfarland

Dayton, OH, USA


911 Grove Hill Dr., Beavercreek, OH 45434 937-286-9068

High-achieving management professional possessing excellent communication, organizational and analytical capabilities. Devises innovative solutions to resolve business and technology challenges.
Global Mapper
Optech LMS
Adobe Photoshop
Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint
Project management proficiency
Shipping and receiving
Hardware support and troubleshooting
Production scheduling
Diagnostic testing
Customer-service focused
Computer diagnostics and repair
A + Certified Technician
Heavy industrial equipment operation Digital Office Equipment
Postal Requirements
Analytical skills
Budget, Negotiations
Business Development
Computer Aided Design
Strong communication skills
Cost reduction
Data analysis
Database Administration
Analyzing financial data
Hardware support and troubleshooting
Strategy development
Marketing strategies
Marketing development
Geospatial Technician
Woolpert - Dayton, OH 08/2015 - Current
Performed extensive hydro, shoreline, and wetland digitizing and editing for NOAA Continually Updated Shoreline Product (CUSP)
Collected GIS assets within Yuma Proving Grounds in accordance to U.S. Army specifications.
Extensive editing and classification of lidar point cloud derived from linear and single photon aerial sensors.
Performed all duties and functions according to project plan to produce pilot deliverables including hydro flattening, QC reports, creating DEM and Intensity imagery, shapefiles and LAS.
Deployed with mobile mapping system to collect lidar and imagery for corridors including airport, highway, and rural. Planned efficient drive paths, set up and maintained mobile survey system, operated lidar and imagery system, performed post collection data processing
Geospatial Technician
Imagineering Results Analysis Corp - Dayton, OH 06/2014 - 12/2014
Performed Extensive agricultural data research of USDA census and surveys.
Acquired practical in depth knowledge of precision agriculture industry and practices.
Utilized strong technical background to acquire and implement satellite imagery from Landsat and MODIS for environmental image analysis and GIS application.
Developed strong ArcGIS skills through web based resources and technical advise to complement formal training experiences.
Performed in depth web based research and geospatial analysis on Migrant Farm Workers and Harmful Algal Blooms.
Attended 2014 Ohio UAS Conference and Ohio Farm Science Review Worked closely with management to develop business and marketing strategies.
General Manager
Colorcraft Portraits - Beavercreek, OH 03/2004 - 05/2014
Researched market competitors and industry trends to identify potential new products and services.
Formulated a comprehensive business plan complete with clear and actionable sales goals and targets.
Managed the day-to-day tactical and long-term strategic activities within the business.
Analyzed client requirements, created a business plan and drove strategy development.
Determined staffing requirements and interviewed, hired and trained new employees.
Evaluated cost reduction and program improvement needs by analyzing financial data.
Reduced and controlled expenses by improving resource allocation.
Monitored project schedules for 30 projects at a time.
Cut company operating budget by $20,000 through implementing efficient technologies and tactful negotiations.
Oversaw the development and launch of Bulk Mailing Services and local retail operations.
Installation and Configuration Technician
GE Information Technology - Cincinnati, OH 06/2002 - 02/2003
Set up, tested and configured networks, desktops, laptops and printers in a hospital environment.
Resolved technical issues for clients in person, on the phone and through e-mail.
Installed motherboards, processors, RAM and graphics cards.
Troubleshot Network issues and resolved problems accurately and efficiently.
Installed all types of peripherals, including video cards, SCSI adapters and storage devices.
Diagnosed, installed, configured and repaired computer systems and software.
Warehouse Configuration Technician
AD-EX - Cincinnati, OH 10/2001 - 05/2002
Supervised material flow, storage and global order fulfillment.
Set up, tested and configured networks, desktops, laptops and printers.
Installed motherboards, processors, RAM and graphics cards.
Diagnosed, installed, configured and repaired computer systems and software.
Selected products for specific routes according to pick sheets.
Oversaw special orders and after-hours, urgent shipping jobs.
Resolved service issues in a timely manner, including coordinating and processing returns.
Received incoming shipments and reviewed contents against purchase order for accuracy.
Worked at a rapid pace to meet tight deadlines.
Banded, wrapped, packaged and cleaned equipment.
Operated powered lift trucks, floor sweepers, pallet jacks and forklifts safely, with a 0% incident rate.
Operations Technician
U.S. Navy - Norfolk, VA 09/1987 - 09/1991
Bachelor of Science: Geography
Wright State University - Dayton, OH 2019
Associate of Science: Geospatial Technologies
Clark State College - Beavercreek, OH 2016
Coursework in AutoCAD, Precision Agriculture, Unmanned Aerial Systems, ERDAS, ArcGIS, Database Management
Minored in Geospatial Precision Agriculture Specialist
Relevant internship in remote sensing, precision agriculture, data analysis, and marketing development strategies
Computer Information Systems
Sinclair Community College - Dayton, OH

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Posted 2019-09-18 under Geospatial