Hostess, Restauraunt Server, Room Service, Cockatil Server,
Hotel Andaluz –
Working all positions in one week personally, was not unusual. Each day consisted of a different position which brought a lot of versatility and good organization skills. Working in hospitality required time management and learning to work under high pressure situations. Meeting guests needs and accommodating them to the best of the employees ability was the hotels specialty. These specific positions involved greeting and seating guests, keeping track of a wait list, taking phone calls/making reservations, serving them by taking their drink and food orders, checking on the guests periodically, taking food up to the guests hotel room, and making sure every guest left the restaurant/hotel happy. This was a 5 star hotel and restaurant, so employees were required to live up to high expectations by making sure all guests received a 5 star experience.
Babysitter and Pet Sitter,
Self Employed –
Babysitting has required a lot of patience, responsibility, and time management. Caring for children between the ages of infant to a young teen. Making sure they are fed, entertained, and behaving under the parents rules. Transportation to and from school, home, parents work, and sports events safely is also a part of this job. As well as playing games, watching movies, putting to bed, changing diapers, dressing for the day, being active in and outdoors, etc.
Pet sitting is just a milder form of babysitting. It has consisted of letting the animals outside to go to the bathroom, feeding them 3 times a day, washing them, taking them for walks, giving special medication, and playing with them while owners are away. These animals have ranged in all kinds and all sizes. Dogs, cats, fish, rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, etc.
Photos By Griz at Purgatory Resort –
Purgatory in the summer has many activities like the alpine slide, zip line, hiking, biking, riding horses, and even an obstacle course. Taking photos of tourists/guests during these activities was the main part of this job. It involved editing the photos to the guests liking, making prints, or transferring photos to a disk. Guests could also dress up in different outfits from different times and get photographed in the studio. Dressing the guests and posing them was one of the best parts of the job. The employees had to use a register, computer, and different types of cameras consisting of Canon, Nikon, and versions thereof.
Retail Associate ,
This job entailed handling merchandise, cleaning the store, organizing clothes, resetting the look of the store, dressing mannequins, and working the register. It also consisted of helping customers by guiding them to what they are looking for, dressing people for certain occasions, assisting in finding gifts for a family member or friend, and doing returns/exchanges when items did not meet the needs of the customers.
High School Diploma:
Piedra Vista High School -
This included some dual credit classes at San Juan College.
Graduated with a 3.4 GPA
The University of New Mexico -
Currently attending as a junior by taking online classes.
UNM scholar athlete 2 years in a row.