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Summary
Seasoned Animal Caretaker/Groomer dedicated to promoting animal health, and building customer relationships.  Successfully manages administrative responsibilities while delivering quality care.
Skills
  • Animal Care Experience
  • Strong Customer Service
  • Dog Grooming
  • Detail oriented
  • Cashier 
  • Courteous demeanor
  • Retail Sales experience
  • Understands safety precautions  
Work Experience
Cashier and Outdoor Vendor May 2013 to Mar 2016
Disney World Orlando, FL
  • Perpetuated a friendly, fun and safe atmosphere. 
  • Facilitated prompt and accurate service to all guests.
  • Interacted with guests and answered quesstions.
  • Consistently adhered to quality expectations and standards.
  • Correctly calculated charges, issued bills and collected payments. 
Pet Groomer Apr 2010 to Oct 2011
Petco Orlando, FL
  • Carefully groomed and bathed animals on a weekly basis.
  • Sterilized/disinfected grooming tools, including brushes, clippers, and combs.
  • Provided a safe, clean and welcoming environment for pets and fellow employees.
  • Achieved detailed grooming including eye care, cleaning wrinkles and dental care and applying bows and bandanas.
  • Suggested and sold products such as medicated shampoo and flea treatments, etc.
Sales Associate Nov 2006 to Aug 2009
Christopher & Banks Sanford, FL
  • Responsible for sales floor presentations.
  • Created/maintained monthly storefront displays.
  • Helped customers select products that best fit their personal needs.
  • Worked as a team member to provide the highest level of service.
  • Received and processed cash/credit payments for in-store purchases.
Nursery Assistant May 2005 to Oct 2006
Designing Women Landscaping Sanford, FL
  • Guaranteed positive customer experiences by greeting customers, answering questions and assisting/advising on plant selection/care. 
  • Maintained environmental care for all botanicals.
  • Processed sales transactions accurately and in a timely fashion. 
  • Assisted in inventory/product management. 
Education and Training
High School Diploma Apopka High School Apopka , FL
Dog Grooming Certification Florida Institute of Amimal Arts Winter Park, FL
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Professional Summary
Level-headed health professional who remains calm and effective in extremely difficult and stressful situations. Strong belief in importance of companionship and support in patient care.
Skills
  • CPR/First Aid certified
  • Patient-focused care
  • Trustworthy companion
  • Efficient and reliable team player
  • Creative problem solver
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • MS Windows proficient
  • Quick learner
Work History
Resident Assistant 05/2016 to 09/2016
Brightview Senior Living Baltimore, MD
  • Monitored vital signs, such as blood pressure and pulse.
  • Tested and recorded blood glucose levels.
  • Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding and elimination.
  • Helped patients move in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs and automobiles.
  • Maintained a clean, healthy and safe environment.
  • Assisted with patient transfer and ambulation.
Patient Sitter 03/2012 to 01/2013
Edenwald Retirement Community Towson, MD
  • Observed patients who are at risk for falls and other harm to themselves.
  • Reported all unusual activity from the patient to the nurse; alerted staff of medical emergencies; Infection ControlAssisted with food intake, transferring, and escort services throughout the hospitals.
  • Completed and made numerous copies of any necessary paper work for the nurse practitioner and others to help smooth the transition of the next sitter to cover
  • Monitored vital signs, such as blood pressure and pulse.
  • Maintained accurate records of patient care, condition, progress and concerns.
  • Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding and elimination.
Nursery Assistant 06/2011 to 12/2011
CRL Baltimore, MD

  • Kept classrooms clean by sterilizing and disinfecting children's toys and surfaces.
  • Organized small groups of children while transitioning to and from outdoor play.
  • Dressed children and changed diapers.
  • Engaged with children individually to meet their emotional and physical needs.
  • Promoted good behavior by using the positive reinforcement method.
Transporter 03/2011 to 05/2011
Union Memorial Hospital Baltimore, MD
  • Comforts patients and their families by offering support and encouragement; being punctual and attentive to procedure schedules; demonstrating caring and cultural sensitivity.
  • Transports equipment and supplies by picking-up requisitioned orders; delivering them to assigned treatment areas and patient care areas.
  • Maintains safe, secure, and healthy work environment by following standards and procedures; complying with federal and state legal regulations and Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) requirements.
Education
High School Diploma: 2011 Independence Local Charter School - Baltimore, MD
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Professional Summary
I'm a customer-oriented employee focused on increasing production, minimizing equipment downtime, and maximizing overall manufacturing efficiency. I'm very passionate about sales, merchandising, and customer service. Eager to join a dynamic team that rewards initiative and high quality service.
Skills
  • Safety-conscious
  • Computer-savvy
  • Fast learner
  • Deadline-driven
  • Forecasting
  • Project management
  • Physically fit and agile
  • Risk assessment
  • Data quality control checks
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Emergency planning
  • Conflict resolution
Work History
Nursery Assistant (gardener) 08/2016 to Current
Taylor Holdings & Capital Moffat, CO
  • Follow strict nutrient regimen throughout all phases of plant growth to ensure best results.
  • Transplant root bound plants in a careful manner.
  • Trimmed plants as needed during different phases of growth.
  • Sustain an accurate and active plant count and use counts in online inventory.
  • Keep equipment sanitized and maintain a clean environment.
  • Uses varying methods to prevent the growth/infestation of fungus, mildew, and insects.
  • Analyzing plant growth to maximize yield and production.
  • Adjust overhead lumen projection as needed.
  • Maintain facility in accordance to all City/State Codes and Regulations following specific guidelines and procedures.   
Shuttle Driver 09/2015 to 04/2016
Hilton Grand Vacations Breckenridge, CO
  • Transported resort guests to designated stops and events in a timely and punctual manner.
  • Multitasked varying duties and responsibilities as both a shuttle bus driver and resort bell person.
  • Observed all street and highway driving regulations, road conditions, and safety rules while transporting resort guests.
  • Conducted daily vehicle safety and maintenance inspections on resort shuttle van.
  • Received positive reviews and guest feedback on shuttle service in an effort to provide a positive hotel stay experience for resort guests.
  • Fueled resort shuttle using designated HGV company debit card.
  • Assisted resort guests with shuttle loading/unloading of ski and snowboard equipment.
  • Stored ski and snowboard equipment in resort storage vault in a manner that prevented damage.
  • Greeted and accommodated guests as needed, but often went above and beyond to provide a positive experience.       
Sales Associate 10/2014 to 04/2015
Alpine Sports Breckenridge, CO
  • Answered questions and offered professional sales advice on latest ski and snowboard equipment.
  • Sold ski and snowboard rentals and kept track of sales using a POS system.
  • Helped fit rental customers in properly sized equipment.
  • Serviced and tuned customer's skis and snowboards to perfection.
  • Set DINs according to manufacturer's guidelines based on weight, height, and skier's ability.
  • Prepared skis and snowboards using both machine and hand brushing techniques. 
Metal Processor 04/2014 to 09/2014
Koscove Metal Recyclers Colorado Springs, CO
  • Assisted in opening shop every shift following proper safety procedures.
  • Greeted customers as they arrived with materials and answered their questions promptly
  • Mechanically separated metals requiring constant attention. 
  • Responsible for the handling and maintenance of machinery and processed metals.
  • Kept shop, ramp-way, and entrance clear of debris at all times to ensure workshop scene safety.
  • Assisted customers with unloading materials to weigh.
  • Used large scale to access final weight and directed customer to collections.
Ski Lift Operator 10/2013 to 03/2014
Vail Resorts Breckenridge, CO
  • Assisted all passengers in the safe loading and unloading of the ski lift.
  • Provided instruction and superior customer service by interacting and talking to all lift passengers.
  • Stalled and bumped chairs to ensure the comfort and safety of passengers loading lift.
  • Slowed or stopped the lift as necessary to ensure passenger safety.
  • Maintained load and unload ramps/areas around all lift stations by shoveling and raking snow.
  • Cleared all lift seats of snow or ice before loading passengers.
  • Was cognizant in identifying potential hazards and reporting them immediately to prevent damage and harm.
  • Became familiar with all policies, procedures and rules regarding operating and riding a ski lift and ensured that these were followed by both staff and customers.
  • Implemented emergency procedures, including contacting Ski Patrol.
  • Performed daily per-operation inspections and post-operation shutdown procedures.
  • Assisted in the evacuation of a disabled lift.
  • Answered guest questions mostly regarding snow conditions. 
  • Maintained cleanliness of lift shacks and work area, removed trash when necessary.
  • Rapidly assisted patrons who had fallen to ensure their safety and that of the passengers behind them.
Bar Tender 08/2013 to 02/2014
Hilton Grand Vacations Breckenridge, CO
  • Processed cash and credit/debit payments rapidly and accurately using POS systems.
  • Accurately recorded sales, made correct change and prepared charge card slips for guests.
  • Answered telephone calls and responded to inquiries.
  • Maintained preparation areas in a sanitary condition and for use by next bartender the following shift. 
  • Cut, sliced, and peeled perishable garnishes and fruits for beverages.
  • Stored back-up supplies needing refrigeration for later use.
  • Routinely checked identification of patrons wanting to purchase alcoholic beverages.
  • Continually provided exceptional service to customers by being friendly, knowledgeable, and accommodating.
  • Expertly prepared both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages using correct techniques, liquid measurements, and garnishes.
  • Set up bar for operation, obtained cash bank and stocked the service bar.
  • Effectively and calmly resolved situations with intoxicated guests.
  • Up-sold products when appropriate.
  • Conducted product inventory to prevent depletion especially during rushes.
Garden Assistant 08/2012 to 12/2012
Highland Health Denver, CO
  • Followed strict nutrient regiment throughout all phases of plant growth.
  • Sustained constant and up-to-date plant count in order to keep an accurate inventory. 
  • Kept equipment sanitized and maintained a clean environment.
  • Educated in fungus, mildew, insect prevention.
  • Analyzed plant growth to maximize yield and production.
  • Adjusted overhead lumen projection as needed.
  • Trimmed plants as needed during different phases of growth.
Heavy Equipment Erector 04/2010 to 03/2012
Extreme Inc. Richmond, UT
  • Discussed zoning laws, fire regulations, and building codes with city officials.
  • Coordinated and determined most cost-effective routes between states to next destination.
  • Minimized damage and repair cost through careful management and preventative maintenance of all equipment and rides.
  • Set-up and performed necessary maintenance and inspections daily before operations.
  • Planned and coordinated tasks and determined correct amount of time required to complete daily assignments accurately and posthaste.
  • Conducted operational checks of machinery, brakes, and installations to determine functionality and safety of rides.
  • Operated power/hand tools and heavy machinery/amusement rides safely and proficiently.
  • Installed, maneuvered, and disassembled rides routinely.
  • Inspected individual parts, assemblies and installations for adherence to specifications of City and building codes.
Sales Assistant 03/2008 to 08/2009
Aurora Pool Spa and Billiard Gallery Farragut, TN
  • Welcomed customers into the store and helped locate items while providing excellent front-line service. 
  • Processed cash and credit/debit payments accurately and rapidly.
  • Responded to all customer inquiries thoroughly and professionally.
  • Placed special merchandise orders for customers.
  • Answered customer questions about product availability and shipment times.
  • Accurately logged all daily shipping and receiving orders.
Crew member/leader - Security Forces 06/2007 to 01/2008
United States Air Force San Antonio, TX
  • Guarded military base access points for long durations. 
  • Checked MID/Security clearances of NCO/Officers to maintain security of all personnel entering grounds.
  • Greeted and escorted military officials in accordance with protocol.
  • Responded to emergency situations.
  • Conducted reports on small crimes using investigative skills. 
Education
High School Diploma: 2007 Raymondville HS - Raymondville Graduated my Junior year of high school to become an Airmen in the United States Air Force.
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Professional Summary
Meticulous worker, excellent at juggling multiple tasks and working under pressure. Detail-oriented student with strong technical skills and the ability to learn concepts quickly. Very adaptable to changes, personable, highly self-motivated, and highly respectful.
Skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Conflict resolution
  • Extremely organized
  • Types 35 WPM
  • Critical thinking
  • Project planning
  • Attention to detail
  • Adaptable learner
  • Creative problem solving
  • Excellent time management
  • Critical thinker
  • Self-starter
  • Honest employee
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Cooperative Team Member
  • Quick learner
  • Energetic and Organized
  • Computer Proficient 
  • Personable
  • PowerPoint Proficient
Work History
Volunteer 06/2010 to 12/2012
Rockin' Horse Farm New Port Richey, Fl
  • Over 250 hours volunteered with patients and clients.
  • Responsible for creative design for prominent advertising and seasonal events.
  • Worked directly with clients and patients to achieve personal goals and milestones.
Nursery Assistant 08/2010 to 05/2011
Next Level Church Holiday, Fl
  • Set up and take down of nursery equipment.
  • Check in and check out of children to parents/guardians.
  • Care and entertainment for children in nursery.
Seasonal Distributor 02/2013 to 02/2013
Blocker Transfer St Petersburg, FL
  • Checked product for quality.
  • Pulled specific orders of customers correctly.
  • Clean up and set up of warehouse.
  • Distribution of correct quantity and quality to customers.
Office/Library Assistant 09/2012 to 05/2013
Gulf High School New Port Richey, FL
  • Answer phones
  • Proof-read documents for grammatical errors
  • Assist visitors
  • File paperwork 
  • Organize displays and documents
  • Check-in and Check-out of library materials
  • Inventory of library materials
  • Distribute paperwork and materials accordingly
Education
Associate of Arts: Current College of Southern Nevada - Henderson, NV
High School Diploma: 2013 Gulf High School - New Port Richey, FL