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Extensively trained Skilled Laborer who offers superior planning, organization and leadership skills. A decorated United States Marine veteran who is reliable, diligent, and flexible with superb communication capabilities.

  • Exceptionally organized
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Effective team leader
  • Calm under pressure
  • Detail-oriented
  • Friendly and hardworking
  • Seasoned in conflict resolution
  • Sharp problem solver

Basic Operator Training Certificate for Lull

Maine Guide Certified

Barback 04/2017 to Current Bentley's Saloon Arundel, ME
  • Consistently kept bar and work areas clean and sanitary in compliance with bar standards and local, state and federal laws. 
  • Assisted bartenders in maintaining adequate supplies and beer kegs for the bar and extended service area.
  • Took prompt corrective action whenever necessary to maintain the satisfaction and safety of all patrons and staff.
  • Assessed guest demeanor and identified when to call behavior to attention of a bouncer.
Mason Tender/Laborer 06/2015 to 05/2016 Nate Libby's Masonry Saco, ME
  • Prepared surfaces prior to beginning work.
  • Fabricates, alters, repairs, and maintains walls, sidewalks, street curbs, floors, and other structures and surfaces.
  • Lays blocks or bricks following blueprints, plans, or drawings.
  • Determines work requirements and sequence of masonry/tile assignments through review of work orders, plans, or drawings.
  • Lays out work using chalk lines, plumb bobs, tapes, squares, and levels.
  • Mixes cement using hoes, cement-mixing equipment, and/or hand tools.  
  • Cuts or breaks bricks and concrete using hammers, powered abrasive saws, paving breakers, drills, and/or hand tools.
  • Molds expansion joints and edges using edging tools, jointers, and straightedge.  
Skilled Laboror (contract position) 05/2016 to 09/2016 Portland Unique Builders Portland, ME
  • Built and disassembled scaffolds, bracing and barricades.
  • Assisted with construction projects in all phases of rough and finish carpentry.
  • Installed and repaired roofs, flashings and surfaces.
  • Mixed mortar, plaster and grout according to standard formulas.
  • Cleaned all construction areas to avoid hazards.
  • Completed indoor and outdoor residential and commercial construction projects.
Security 09/2014 to 03/2015 Three Dollar Dewey's Portland, ME
  • Patrolled the facility and served as a general security presence and visible deterrent to crime and rule infractions.
  • Checked passes and credentials of persons seeking to enter the property.
  • Conducted site reviews and security audits and made recommendations to management based on findings.
  • Communicated and enforced compliance with state and local laws while emphasizing company standards of professionalism and safety.
Security 06/2011 to 06/2013 Brian Boru Public House Portland, ME
  • Continuously monitored security cameras and fire, building and alarm systems.
  • Reported all incidents, accidents and medical emergencies to law enforcement.
  • Monitored and investigated suspicions persons and situations and unusual activities.
  • Organized and recorded facts to prepare incident reports.
Laborer (contract position) 08/2010 to 11/2010 D Clifford Construction Brunswick, ME
  • Installed cabinets, base cabinets and crown molding.
  • Operated power saws, planers, jointers, routers and pneumatic equipment.
  • Repaired and maintained older properties, including renovating flooring, walls and ceilings, installing fixtures and remodeling bathrooms and kitchens.
  • Installed floor joists, trusses and rafters.
Military Experience
Infantry 09/2005 to 09/2009 United States Marine Corps
  • Successfully completed a combat tour to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
  • Excelled in basic, specialized, and professional development training.
  • Provided training and mentoring to new personnel.
  • Supported Infantry team in both training and operational activities
  • Worked as a team member to complete mission requirements.
Military Awards
Iraq Campaign Medal
Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Social Work University of Southern Maine Portland, ME
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Professional Summary
Highly motivated and ambitious recent college graduate seeking a challenging and rewarding position in an organization that values innovation, hard work, and tenacity. Results-oriented U.S. Navy veteran with a record of accomplishment in leadership, team building, program management, and executing multiple tasks while working under pressure; a well-presented and articulate individual with a comprehensive understanding of what it takes to be a valuable resource within a company.
  • Highly reliable
  • Strong Interpersonal skills
  • Professional written and verbal communication
  • Fast learner
  • Superb multi-tasking abilities
  • Effective time management
  • Adaptability
  • Trained in meticulous attention to detail
  • Established leader
  • Enthusiastic team player
  • Self-directed
  • MS Office Suite
  • Excellent Problem solving
  • Sound analytical ability 
Bachelor of Arts: Political Science 2017 University of Massachusetts - Amherst, MA
Electricians Mate Third Class Petty Officer 10/2005 to 11/2010
United States Navy Mayport, FL
  • Work center supervisor and leading Petty Officer for division of four to six service members.
  • Installed, tested, maintained, and repaired all electrical/electronic components on U.S. warship saving the Navy hundreds of thousands of dollars.
  • Scheduled, assigned, and followed a detailed annual, quarterly, monthly, and weekly Planned Maintenance System (PMS), often coordinating with multiple departments and high-ranking officials, and recording all associated information for extensive records.
  • Restructured, implemented, and managed the electrical safety program for over four hundred service members.
  • Created and maintained a new records system ensuring a successful electrical safety program and resulting in the success of all rigorous government inspections during 5 years of service.
  • Participated in three deployments in eighteen different countries.
  • Trained hundreds of military personnel on electrical safety, watch standing, and many other responsibilities.
  • Part of team that troubleshot several electrical problems under extreme pressure preventing the ships mobility in undesired locations and from fulfilling orders from the highest-ranking government officials.
  • Earned position on the flying squad, an extensively trained and exclusive team responsible twenty-four hours a day for the rapid response of a fire, flood, or any other casualty.
  • Developed communication, interpersonal, and collaboration skills by working closely with leaders from other countries and military units.
  • Effectively communicated with other departments and service members to schedule and execute job requirements requiring their approval.
  • Participated in the training of foreign troops.
  • Participated in multiple Vessel Board Search and Seizure operations.
  • Interpreted drawings, wiring diagrams, flow charts, and written descriptions of the project requirements.
  • Prepared purchase orders for parts and supplies.
Bartender/Server 2016 to 2017
Chandlers at Yankee Candle South Deerfield, MA
  • Managed restaurant revenues, accounting for all cash and credit transactions.
  • Notified management of ordering needs (liquor, beer, wine, paper, goods, etc.).
  • Conducted monthly inventory.
  • Closed out cash register and prepared cashier report.
  • Trained new servers.
Construction Laborer/ Mason Tender 2015 to 2016
Engineered Construction Services Raymond, Maine, United States
Head Banquet Server/ Server 2013 to 2016
Amherst Brewing Company Amherst, MA
  • Consistently provided professional, friendly and engaging service.
  • Developed and maintained positive working relationships with others to reach business goals. Head banquet server responsible for beginning to end operations of multiple multi- thousand dollar functions.
  • Trainer for new employees.
Security Officer 2011 to 2013
U S Security Associates Inc Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Security guard at the Holyoke soldiers home, responsible for the security of hospital personnel and patients of the soldiers home.
  • Monitored and authorized entrance and departure of employees and visitors.
  • Wrote reports on presence of unauthorized persons and unusual occurrences.
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Career Focus
Hard-working, entry-level Planner, looking to apply education and experience to a job in Planning. Areas of proficiency in Ecology, Geographic Studies, and Urban Planning. 
Core Qualifications
  • Strong knowledge of Geography/Ecology/Urban Development
  • Critical thinker
  • Excellent research skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Organizational planning
  • Team leadership
  • Planning/coordinating
  • Professional demeanor
  • GIS
Education and Training
Cal State University Fullerton Geography Emphasis in Environmental Analysis & Urban Planning Fullerton, CA, United States
I received a B.A in Geography at Cal State University Fullerton 2018. I have taken coursework focusing on Urban Theories and Environmental/Sustainability conflicts in growing urban communities. 
This coursework has covered local zoning laws, local, state, and federal code, administrative policies, general plans, government services, and other elements that influence proposals, licensing, and approval.
Cal State Fullerton 2018 Bachelor of Arts: Geography Fullerton, CA, United States
  • Minor in Anthropology
  • Member of Geography Club
  •  3.0 GPA​​
  • CSUF 2018 Bike Transportation Study
  • Geography 361 Cities and Nature Energy Audit of new LEED building at CSUF Residents Hall.*First Platinum LEED buildings in S.California.
  • Geo/Bio Field Research in the Mojave Desert Jan. 2017
  • The Geography 370 Cities and Suburbs class of 13 students collected data from McCarthy Hall (CSUF department building) Fall 2015 to develop a semester long analysis or Waste Audit.
  • These projects were presented to a board at Cal State Fullerton.
  •  Presented Research at:
  • California Geographic Society (CGS) San Jose April 29th to Sunday May 1st 2016
  • California Geographic Society (CGS) Grossmont College April 28, 2017
  • California California Geographic Society (CGS) Consumnes College, Sacramento April 28 2018 
  Proficiency in Excel, Photoshop, Illustrator, GIS, and Autocad.
Saddleback College 2018 Landscape Design Mission Viejo, CA, United States
Member of LDAA (Landscape Design Alumni Association) Club
Coursework in Landscape Design and Auto Cad Design
3.0 GPA
Saddleback College 2019 Certificate of Achievement : Horticulture & Landscape Design Mission Viejo, CA, United States
Coursework in
Technology Design
Landscape Design 
History of Landscape Architecture 
Sustainable Landscape Design
Irrigation Design
Plant Design 
Horticulture Science
Native Plant Identification
Plant Propagation
  • [McCarthy Hall Powerpoint] Successfully developed Sustainability Project: Waste Management research which resulted in entry into several symposiums, conventions and awards.
  • [Ecology Center experience] Acquiring skills building raised bed vegetable gardens, implementing irrigation, sustainability practices, and skills of permaculture design.
  • [California Higher Education Sustainability Conference volunteer](CHESC) - Week long meet and greet event involving Higher Education professionals, discussion panels, workshops, and corporate presentations
  • California Geographic Society (CGS) Conference: awarded research presenter 2016-18. 
Work Experience
Bright View Landscaping Services February 2017 to July 2017 Architecture Intern
Santa Ana, CA
Working with architectural prints and programs on commercial landscape projects in S. Orange County. Clients: Montage Resort, Pelican Hill Resort and City of Irvine.
San Clemente Aquatic Center January 2017 Lifeguard
San Clemente, CA
Certified by the Red Cross: CPR/AED, First Responder, First Aid, and Title 22 (Public Safety Personnel). San Clemente City Employee.
AMC Builders August 2016 to September 2017 Assistant Mason
Costa Mesa, CA
Employed by contractor who manages outdoor and indoor residential and commercial building projects; assisted building of stone structures, walls, patios, facade and landscape design projects.
Ecology Center March 2015 to October 2016 Docent
San Juan Capistrano, CA
Educational programs with children from 5-19 years instructing aspects of Ecology ranging from watershed to permaculture techniques. 
Cola Surf Camp June 2010 to June 2016 Lifeguard/Surf Instructor
San Clemente, CA
Lifeguard for a Surf Camp for over 6 years teaching marine safety and marine science. I have had formal CPR training and testing annually. I have worked independently and have managed personal clientele.  
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Professional Summary
Over thirty years of experience in building maintenance and stone masonry, laying building materials, such as stone, structural tile, and marble. Extensive hands on experience with installation, repair and demolition of stone structures.
  • Troubleshooting expert
  • Good communication skills
  • Hand/power tools
  • Fast learner
  • Customer relationship building
  • Equipment problem resolution
  • Project management skills
  • Strong initiative
  • Strong team player
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Inventory control practices
Work History
Stone Mason Sub-Contractor 06/1980 to Current
Minor and Sons Douglasville, GA
  • Provided outstanding customer service.
  • Accurately read, understood, and carried out written instructions.
  • Inspected machine parts for conformance to product specifications.
  • Responsible for wide variety of duties including, pipe fitting, painting, carpentry, electrical repair, installation, building repair.
  • Used hoists and cranes to lift work pieces to building.
  • Communicate with clients to design layouts and quotes
  • Knowledge of safety practices and stone cutting skills
  • Attend daily meetings amongst staff to establish production goals
  • Examine stone structure to determine need for repair
  • Installed a variety of stone, tile and marble
  • Performed routine preventive maintenance to ensure that structures operated efficiently.
Personnel Records Specialist 06/1976 to 06/1980
United States Army South Carolina
  • In-Processing and out-processing of 201 files for GI's
  • Responsible for maintaining 1500+ files
  • Provided each individual role by providing uniform, ID's, and updating information in the database
  • Explained the role and responsibility of individuals assigned to the base
High School Diploma: 1976 Douglas County High School - Douglasville, GA