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Professional Summary

Recent, motivated college grad with a knack for conceptual and quantitative analysis.

Education
Bachelor of Arts Philosophy and Social Theory CUNY Baccalaureate For Unique And Interdisciplinary Studies New York, NY | Fall 2018
  • Thomas W. Smith Academic Fellow
  • Golden Key Honors Society
  • The National Society of Collegiate Scholars
  • Interdisciplinary major coursework in Moral and Political Philosophy, Sociology, and Psychology
Skills
  • 66 WPM typing speed
  • Basic Applied Data Analysis
  • MS Excel (including V-lookup and Pivot Tables)
  • Strong research skills
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
Presentations
Paper: "Who am I to Judge? Or, Pope Francis and Queering Christianity: On the anti-epistemology of faith, salvation, and exteriority." Presented at Conference "Revisiting Mamre: The Stranger in the Three Abrahamic Faiths" December 4-5, 2017 at Queens College, CUNY.
Work History
Costco Wholesale Refund Cashier | Rego Park, NY | March 2019 - Current
  • Inspects items to be returned and guarantees member satisfaction
  • Handles transactions between members and the store
  • Researches transactions to ensure proper refunds
  • Handles and manipulates data in AS400
  • Assists in other departments in the store
Costco Wholesale Food Service Assistant | Rego Park, NY | June 2018 - Current
  • Prepare food for service
  • Handled transactions between members and store
  • Provided friendly and helpful member service
  • Cleaned the food court at closing
  • Prepared work stations for the opening shift
  • Make pizza, salads, and other foods
Queens College Teaching Assistant | Flushing, NY | August 2017 - December 2017

Teaching Assistant for Professor Abigail Doukhan. Late Modern Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion, Introduction to Philosophy

  • Grading Exams
  • Occasionally delivering lectures 
  • Leading Recitation/ Discussion Sessions
  • Proctoring Exams
  • Tutoring Students
Gyro Grill Floor Manager | Rego Park, NY | 2015 - 2016
  • Evaluated team and employee performance in order to develop and implement effective corrective actions.
  • Oversaw supply restocking, area cleaning and product organization.
  • Resolved all customer complaints in a professional manner while prioritizing customer satisfaction.
  • Completed all point of sale opening and closing procedures, including counting the contents of the cash register.
  • Assigned work to team members based on company needs, personal strengths and job knowledge.
  • Built relationships with customers to increase likelihood of repeat business.
  • Oversaw loading and unloading of packages in the store.
  • Provided instruction, coaching and motivation to all employees during the shift.
  • Trained and led team to surpass objectives.
Gyro Grill Food Server,Cashier,Food Prep | Rego Park, NY | January 2013 - January 2016

(Resigned 2016)

  • Consistently provided friendly guest service and heartfelt hospitality.
  • Promptly and empathetically handled guest concerns and complaints.
  • Taking Customer orders
  • Handling transactions between guests and store
  • Preparing Salads
  • Preparing food for service
  • Ensuring food was moving in and out of the kitchen efficiently
  • Managing Delivery Orders
  • Restocking work area
Queens College College Assistant, Office of Information Technology | Flushing, NY | August 2013 - August 2015

(Resigned 2015)

  • Welcoming and assisting computer lab users with technological concerns
  • Installing hardware and software
  • Answering phones
  • Maintaining the cleanliness of lab space
  • Maintaining computer lab equipment
  • Facilitating communication between users and other IT personnel
  • Writing tickets for Help Desk concerns
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Summary
Reliable and punctual Sales Associate possessing excellent work ethic desires an opportunity in a Retail Store or Sales Office. Areas of expertise include clerical support, inventory control, cash management and exceptional customer service.
Skills
  • Microsoft Office proficiency
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Dedicated Team player
  • Reliable and dependable
  • Customer relations
  • Administrative support 
  • Product displays
  • Excellent multi-tasker
Experience
Sales Associate Apr 2018 to Current
Marshalls Winter Park, FL
  • Assist customers with product selection, sales, and returns. 
  • Ready merchandise for sales floor by marking items with identifying codes and accurate pricing.
  • Receive deliveries and process incoming shipments by sorting and organizing merchandise.
  • Replenish inventory and stock shelves with focus on addressing customer needs.
Food Service Assistant Aug 2016 to Dec 2016
Rock Springs Elementary Apopka, FL
  • Greeted students in a welcoming manner.
  • Took orders, prepared foods, processed payments. and resolved complaints.
  • Completed opening, closing and shift change tasks in full to promote efficiency. 
  • Maintained facility compliance with health codes and sanitation requirements.
Sales Associate/Stocker Mar 2002 to May 2004
Expo Design Center Jackson Heights, NY
  • Recommended merchandise based on customer needs
  • Facilitated monthly and quarterly physical inventory counts
  • Replenished floor stock and processed shipments to ensure product availability.
  • Monitored the work space to ensure that it was neat, orderly and safe.
Front Desk Receptionist Jan 2000 to Feb 2007
Lexington School Elmhurst, NY
  • Welcomed patrons to front desk and engaged in friendly conversations while conducting check-in process.
  • Monitored safety, health and sanitation processes throughout facility and enforced rules to promote security and safety for all.
  • Answered phones, responded to customer inquiries and transferred calls to appropriate staff members.
  • Provided administrative support and completed all duties in a timely manner.
Education and Training
Associate of Applied Science, Information Sciences Plaza College New York, New York
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Professional Summary
Skills
  • Team leadership
  • Fast and efficient service worker
  • Accustomed to shift work
  • Safe food handling
  • Customer service


  • Strong verbal communication
  • Menu planning
  • Outgoing and energetic
  • Fluent in english and spanish
Work History
Sweetwater Union High School District Food Service Assistant 1 | Chula Vista, CA | November 2014 - Current
  • Coordinate four step dish cleaning process, consisting of scraping, washing, sanitizing and rinsing.
  • Conduct food inventory count, monitor meal temperature and prepare and distribute daily meals for student body.
  • Responsible for cashiering accountability and providing total count of student purchasers and total funds collected daily.
  • Passed exam for Food Service Assistant 2 and Serve Safe which allows me to train in and out of class
  • Follows proper HACCP protocol 
Crooms Catering and BBQ Supervisor | Chula Vista, CA | May 2000 - June 2014
  • Managed staff of six employees, ensuring that proper weekly and special event coverage was in place.
  • Prepared daily baking necessities for daily as well as catering events, including cake decorating for all occasions.
  • Assisted with daily requirements, consisting of baking, cooking, handling cash sales as well as recording daily orders.
  • Processed daily count of required food items against customer orders, validating that inventory account was accurate.
  • In charge of following store open and closing measures, following established guidelines per store operation procedures.
Hans and Harry's Bakery Cake Decorator | Chula Vista, CA | January 1999 - April 2000
  • Cutting, filling, assembling and icing cakes for all occasions.
  • Responsible for cleaning, washing and sanitizing assigned baking area.
Standlees Bakery Cake Decorator/Cashier | Chula Vista, CA | January 1996 - December 1998
  • Primary cake decorator, responsible for wedding cakes and cake displays.
  • Responsible for daily cashiering and accounting of all daily funds transactions.
  • Managed in person and phone-in orders, ensuring that all requests were recorded and completed on a timely schedule.
Education
Confectionary Decorating Wilton School of Cake Decorating and Confectionary Art Chicago, IL | December 1998
High School Diploma Hilltop High School Chula Vista, CA | June 1995
College Courses Lumbleau Real Estate California | Current
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Professional Summary
Efficient and reliable multi-skilled care worker with good knowledge and understanding of development factors specific to adult and geriatric residents. I am keen to join an organization that will not only provide me with future career advancement opportunities but also comprehensive support during my employment.
Skills
  • Organized multi-tasker
  • Dedicated team player
  • Fast and efficient service worker
  • High level of autonomy
  • Person-centered care  focused
  • Professional bedside manner
  • Feeding assistance aptness
  • Compassionate caregiver
Work History
08/2017 to Current
Multi-Skilled Carer /Assistant in Nursing Flexi Staff PTY Ltd. Ascot, WA, Australia
  • Maintained privacy and confidentiality of all residents and staffs
  • Demonstrate effective communications through established channels and lines of communication
  • Provide a holistic and person- centered care to residents/ clients
  • Ensure all written communication is legible, factual and non-judgmental and meets all legal and policy requirements
  • Maintained appropriate infection control practices
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize  workload and use resources effectively and efficiently 
  • Assisted patients with daily functions according to individualized care plans
04/2017 to Current
Food Service Assistant Flexi Staff PTY Ltd. Ascot, WA, Australia
  • Verified that prepared food met all standards for quality and quantity.
  • Assembled food orders while maintaining appropriate portion control.
  • Cross-trained and coordinated scheduling with team members to ensure seamless service.
  • Pleasantly and courteously interacted with customers.
  • Consistently provided friendly guest service and heartfelt hospitality.
  • Promptly and empathetically handled guest concerns and complaints.
  • Wiped tables and seats with dampened cloths, and replaced dirty tablecloths
  • Cleaned work areas, equipment, utensils, dishes, and silverware
  • Stocked, organized, and cleaned kitchens and cooking utensils
  • Emptied garbage to dump site
Education
2017
Certificate 3: Ageing and Disability
Institute of Health and Nursing Australia - Hay Street, Perth WA 6000
2013
Advanced Diploma : Hotel and Catering Management
Air Travel and Related Studies - Nairobi, Kenya
Certifications
Certificate 3 in Ageing and Disability
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Summary
A highly creative and skilled candidate with ample knowledge and experience in communication, who is seeking to utilize strong speaking, writing, and relational skills in a communications position with a reputable company. 
Education and Training
Bachelor of Arts: Communication Studies 2017 California State University, Sacramento Sacramento, CA, United States Cumulative GPA: 2.869
Associate of Arts: Communication Studies 2015 Solano Community College Fairfield, CA, United States Cumulative GPA: 3.06
Skills
  • Office Organization Abilities
  • Fluent in conversational Spanish
  • Microsoft Office Applications: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Social Media Platforms: Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and Twitter
  • Teamwork
  • Interpersonal Communications
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Empathic listener
  • Strong problem-solving
  • Skilled at evaluating options and generating solutions
  • DELL and WINDOWS proficiency 
Experience
Flashpass - Team Member (Host) 03/2015 to 11/2015 Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Vallejo, CA
Job Responsibilities:
  • Promoted the Flashpass device, to allow customers the convenience to attend rides in less time.
  • Educated customers on the standard procedures on how the Flashpass device operates.
  • Directed customers who purchased Flashpass devices to their designated reserved seating.
  • Ensured every employee was given their required break times upon shift hours.
  • Offered quality customer service in a calm and agreeable manner regarding related questions pertaining to customers' needs.
Food Service Assistant 06/2012 to 08/2012 Costco Wholesale Fairfield, CA

Job Responsibilities:

  • Preparation and selling of food to customers.
  • Maintained proper stock of supplies in work areas.
  • Complete sanitation of food court and kitchen areas.
Organizations
Alpha Psi Lambda, Inc., Alpha Gamma Chapter
Member   Fall 2016- Fall 2017
Alpha Gamma Sigma, Honor Society
Vice President    Fall 2015
Community Service

  • A Day of Celebration - Shriners Hospital for Children October 2017
  • Breast Cancer Walk October 2017
  • California State University, Sacramento - Associated Students Inc., Saferides Fall 2017
  • Rummage Sale September 2017
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Professional Summary
Service professional offering an adaptive, resourceful personality and flexible schedule. Works well independently and provides natural leadership within a team.
Skills
  • Customer-oriented
  • Organized multi-tasker
  • Able to lift 60 pounds
  • Valid Texas driver's license
  • Friendly and helpful
  • Point of Sale (POS) system operation
  • Quick learner
  • Late-night shift availability
  • Fast and efficient service worker
  • Skilled upseller
  • Accustomed to shift work
  • Decision-making
Work History
Cashier Sales Associate, 06/2014 to Current
Costco Wholesale Southlake, TX
  • Operated a cash register for cash, check and credit card transactions with 98% accuracy.
  • Cleaned and organized the store, including the checkout desk and displays.
  • Used time efficiently when not serving customers, including folding clothes and cleaning out fitting rooms.
  • Determined customer needs by asking relevant questions and listening actively to the responses.
  • Completed purchases using Point of Sale systems.
Food Service Assistant, 06/2014 to Current
Costco Wholesale Southlake, Texas
  • Followed food safety procedures according to company policies and health and sanitation regulations.
  • Prepared quality products while maintaining proper food safety practices, portion control and presentation within service goal times.
  • Routinely moved and stocked food products weighing up to 60 pounds.
  • Demonstrated integrity and honesty while interacting with guests, team members and managers.
  • Assembled food orders while maintaining appropriate portion control.
Registered Representative, 07/2005 to 10/2012
Fidelity Investments Westlake, TX
  • Series 7 and 63 registrations
  • Proactively generated and pursued sales leads for financial investment products
  • Accurately executed live securities trades during market hours with 99.8 percent accuracy
  • Customer relationship management; Serviced client's personal investment accounts in call center environment
    Education
    High School Diploma: Capital High School - Boise, ID
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    Summary
    Customer-focused Representative with a proven capacity to troubleshoot issues to ensure customer satisfaction.
    Skills
    • High customer service standards
    • Dedicated to process improvement
    • Strong problem solving ability
    • Conflict resolution proficiency
    • Negotiation competency
    • Troubleshooting skills
    Experience
    Food Service Assistant, 11/2017 to Current Columbia St. Mary's Hospital Milwaukee Milwaukee, WI Took necessary steps to meet customer needs and effectively resolve food or service issues.
    Recorded customer orders and repeated them back in a clear, understandable manner.
    Promptly reported complaints to a member of the management team.
    Served fresh, hot food with a smile in a timely manner.
    Communicated clearly and positively with co-workers and management.
    Customer Service Representative, 11/2016 to 09/2017 Alorica Kennesaw, GA Created new processes and systems for increasing customer service satisfaction.
    Collected customer feedback and made process changes to exceed customer satisfaction goals.
    Provided accurate and appropriate information in response to customer inquiries.
    Addressed customer service inquiries in a timely and accurate fashion.
    Built customer loyalty by placing follow-up calls for customers who reported product issues.
    Environmental Services, 02/2015 to 09/2016 Children's Hospital of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Campus Wauwatosa, WI Hand dusted and wiped clean office furniture, fixtures and window sills.
    Emptied and cleaned all waste receptacles.
    Cleaned and returned vacant rooms to occupant-ready status.
    Stocked toilet tissue and paper towels, as well as other restroom supplies.
    Kept utility sink rooms in clean, neat and orderly condition.

    Sales Associate, 04/2015 to 08/2015 Potawatomi Hotel & Casino Milwaukee, WI Met incoming customers and provided immediate assistance.
    Listened to customer needs and preferences to provide accurate advice.
    Completed purchases with cash, credit and debit payment methods.
    Trained all new sales employees on effective techniques.
    Increased purchase totals by recommending additional items.
    Developed and executed sales promotions.
    Sales Associate, 04/2013 to 03/2015 Walmart Supercenter Greenfield, WI Met incoming customers and provided immediate assistance.

    Listened to customer needs and preferences to provide accurate advice.
    Completed purchases with cash, credit and debit payment methods.
    Organized items in visually appealing manner.
    Answered incoming telephone calls with professional and knowledgeable responses.
    Created attractive displays.
    Education and Training
    Medical Assistant Sanford Brown College West Allis, WI
    High School Diploma: General , 2006 Midwest Technical High School Milwaukee, WI
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    Skills
    • Client-focused
    • Quick learner
    • Computer proficient
    • Fluent in Arabic and English
    • Microsoft Office
    • Creative problem solving
    • Product Development
    • Kind and respectful to customers
     
    Experience
    March 2017 to April 2018
    Linoln, RI Food Service Assistant

    1.Responsible and a hard worker.

    2.Previous experience with baking such as bread, cakes, and other types of pastries.

    3.Organizing/Stocking.

    4.Cleaning and Helping customers  

    Education and Training
    2018
    Flanagan Campus - Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI)
    Lincoln, RI, United States
    General Studies
    Associate of Arts
     
    Continuing education in Community College of Rhode Island
    Transfering to Rhode Island College
    Majoring in Diagnostic Medical Sonography 

    [2.08] Current GPA