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Harold E. Allen

4735 East Marginal Way

Seattle, WA 98134



To obtain an exciting and challenging position as a Computer/Network Systems Technician where I can apply my acquired management, administrative and technical skills toward the accomplishment of my duties and the goals or mission of my employer.


Laundry Technician, Sears - A&E, Austin, TX

(January 7, 2014 – July 1, 2014).

۰ In-resident's home; repair of cloths washers and cloths dryers of all types and makes on a scheduled service call basis.

۰ Maintaining of company van and equipment according to company standards.

۰ Maintaining good customer relationship on all service calls at all times.

Picker Operator, Flextronics Int., Louisville, KY

(April 10, 2006 – April 21, 2009).

Electronics Sales Associate, Wal-Mart, Louisville, KY

(June 4, 2005 – April 9, 2006).

Door Finisher, Koetter Woodworking, Jeffersonville, IN

(Oct. 2003 – April 2004 ).

Technology Consultant, Louisville Community Development Bank, Louisville, KY

(April 2, 2001 – November 11, 2002).

۰ Network/server/PC software/hardware problem resolution, administration and management support.

۰ Submitted advice and information on all aspects of personal computers and related devices, networking system devices and


۰ Performed administration of one NT Server and NT server replicator system.

۰ Administrator of WatchGuard Firebox 700 firewall (internet security system).

۰ Administrator of Exchange Server 2000.

Owner/Operator of Excavation Business, H.E. Allen Excavating, Borden, IN

(October 28, 2000 – April 1, 2001).

۰ Excavating trenches, piers, footers, basements, drainage systems, land-shaping, etc.

۰ Bulldozing, land clearing, stump removal, snow removal, backfilling, building driveways, and culverts.

۰ Managing multiple construction projects in MS Project.

Information Systems Coordinator, Kimball International, Inc., Borden, IN

(October 23, 1999 – October 27, 2000).

۰ LAN administrator of one Novell NetWare 4.11 server and 3 NT 4.0 servers.

۰ Provided network, server and PC technical, administrative and management services and support.

۰ Responsible for researching, recommending and purchasing of both hardware and software IS technology.

۰ Web Developer/Technical advisor for revision of Borden, Custom, and Salem’s web sites

۰ Network Wiring and Wiring Closet Project Manager.

۰ Y2K Project Manager for KOCM Division.

۰ Desktop/Server administrator, technician and resource manager.

۰ E-Mail & Calendar Trainer and Project Manager.

۰ Mainframe Quality System to Intranet Conversion Project Manager.

۰ Wyse Terminal Client Implementation Project Manager.

۰ Unix Workstation Software/Hardware Technician/Maintenance Manager.

۰ Supervisor of 3 PC technicians.

۰ Saved company over $70,000 yearly by performing multiple job responsibilities and duties normally performed by two other

IT personnel.

PC /Logia Technician, Kimball International, Inc., Jasper, IN

(February 23, 1998 – October 22, 1999).

۰ Provided server/PC software/hardware technical services and support.

۰ Performed Database Administrative tasks on Sybase SQL Anywhere 6.0 Databases for 3 Kimball Divisions.

۰ Local Area Network Administration of one Novell NetWare 4.11 server and ten NT 4.0 servers.

IS Project Manager, Humana, Inc., Louisville, KY

(October 12, 1995 – November 8, 1997).

۰ Provided PC & network technical hardware and software installation, and problem resolution services for W. Main St.


۰ Local Area Network Administrator of two Novell NetWare 3.12 servers.

۰ Saved accounting department at least $120,000.00 yearly while working there as a network administrator.



۰ Watterson College, Breckinridge Rd., Louisville, KY - Associate of Science – Computer Programming.

۰ Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN – Associate Degree in Computer Science.

Certificates of Course Completion

Certificate Title

Issuing Organization

Completion Date

CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional)

Mind Leaders


PMI - PMP Certification Course

Mind Leaders


CompTIA Security +

Mind Leaders


CompTIA Network +

Mind Leaders


CompTIA A+

Mind Leaders


Linux Red Hat Certification RHCSA EX200

Mind Leaders



۰ 16E20 Hawk Fire Control Crewman.

۰ Direct supervisor and trainer of 7 crew persons

۰ Battery training NCO for radar safety and operations.

۰ Battery Chemical Detection Team Leader.

۰ Honors: Received Good Conduct medal, honorably discharged at completion of 4 year service contract.