May 14, 2010

Tige Gibson, AScT — Résumé
Electronics Technologist

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Electronic Product Development & Production Management


British Columbia Institute of Technology

Bachelor of Technology (Electronics), (expected 2012)

Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Associate in Applied Science Technology (Electronics), 1993


Systems Design


  • Proposals & Design Specifications
  • ISO 9000 Procedures & Forms
  • User Operation Manuals
  • Websites and Web pages: HTML


  • Scheduling: Labour & Time Estimates
  • Team Coordination, Delegation
  • Team Building: Hiring, Termination


  • Purchasing, Material Cost Estimates
  • RMA Service & Customer Support
  • Capital Equipment Selection & Commissioning


  • Test Jig Design & Construction
  • Production Testing
  • Mechanical & Cable Assembly
  • Soldering: fine pitch, 0603 and smaller
  • Metal Fabrication: Drill Press, Bending Brake, etc.


Production Manager at Pfeiffer Technologies Inc.

Semptember 2005 — November 2009 (4 years 3 months)

Custom product development including engine controllers, vending machines, and display devices. Duties included Schematic design, PCB layout, purchasing, production management, and personnel.


Production Supervisor at EURO Solutions Ltd.

July 2004 — August 2005 (1 year 2 months)

Contract cable and electronic assembly.

Electronics Technologist at Xenex Innovations Ltd.

July 2001 — July 2002 (1 year 1 month)

Developed PC RADAR video data acquisition system with chart overlay. Duties included schematic design, PCB layout, documentation, prototype testing, field testing.

Xenex IP is now owned by Russell Technologies Inc.

Electronics Technologist at Pacific Design Engineering

January 2001 — March 2001 (3 months)

Performed purchasing for custom product development. Began implementation of inventory system. Cut short by technology market crash in 2001.

Engineering Support at Creation Technologies Inc.

January 1998 — October 2000 (2 years 10 months)

Performed quotations, prepared documentation, and launched/prototype production for contract electronics assembly for several well-known firms.

Electronics Technologist at Orcatron Communications Ltd.

December 1996 — January 1998 (1 year 2 months)

Developed SONAR-based communications equipment for divers and submarines. Duties included schematic design, PCB layout, and documentation.

Technologist at Analytic Systems

December 1994 — November 1996 (2 years)

Developed power supplies for marine, solar, and military applications. Duties included schematic design, PCB layout, enclosure design, and documentation.

Technologist at Coast Micro Systems

December 1993 — October 1994 (11 months)

Developed controllers for plotters, sign-making equipment, and sign lighting systems. Duties included schematic design, PCB layout, enclosure design, and documentation.

See Precix Advanced Cutting Technologies Inc.


Almost everyone mispronounces my first name. If you wish to hear it pronounced (Internet Explorer may block this, but it is not a script):