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Summary
Seasoned Childcare Aid with 1+ years experience supporting elementary school staff. Helps teachers foster a positive, productive and encouraging classroom environment.
Skills
  • Teaching, tutoring and counseling
  • Experience working special needs students
  • Motivating students
  • Interactive teaching/learning
Experience
Access 7 Huntington, New York Teachers Assistant 10/2006 to 06/2007
Coordinated school tutoring hours with teachers to help students in need of extra attention.
Responsible for student background reviews to develop lessons based on student needs.
Earned positive verbal/written feedback from parents regarding  student learning success.
Supported children's emotional and social development with one-on-one attention.
Self Employed Hempstead, NY Caretaker 01/2003 to 08/2017
Provided primary resident care and assistance with daily living activities.
Provided caring companionship to elderly and developmentally disabled patients.
Cleaned and sterilized instruments and disposed of contaminated supplies.
Escorted patients to examination rooms and prepared them for physician exams.
Oversaw implementation of patient management plans.
Served as a liaison between patients and physicians to assist patients in understanding their treatment plans.
Laidlaw School Bus Freeport, New York Bus Matron 11/1997 to 06/2002
Promoted good behaviors by using the positive reinforcement method.
Clearly communicated to children in developmentally appropriate way.
Continually encouraged children to be understanding and patient with others.
Used crowd management techniques to create safe and secure transportation environment.
Jay Dee School Bus Company Roosevelt, New York Bus Monitor 09/1995 to 06/1996
Redirected children to encourage safe, positive behaviors.
Clearly communicated to children in developmentally appropriate way.
Supported children's emotional and social development with one-on-one attention. 
Education and Training
2012 Nassau Community College, Uniondale, New York, United States
1988 Surburban Technical School, Hempstead, New York, United States
High School Diploma: General Studies 1985 Hempstead High School, Hempstead, New York, United States
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Education and Training
2018
TASBT Texas Association School Bus Technicians Various Texas Cities

Receive training on school bus maintenance in nine fields leading to a TASBT Master Status upon completion. Classes are done at various school district transportation shops throughout Texas. Have participated in classes at Corpus Christi, Frisco, Cypress and League City.

2015
Associate of Applied Science: Automotive Technology Austin Community College Round Rock, TX, USA

Automotive Technology

1982
High School Diploma Crockett HS Austin, TX, USA
Experience
06/2017 to 10/2018
Maintenance Technician Austin ISD 3300 Jones Rd. Austin, TX

      Shop Foreman: Joe Molina (w)  

  • Performed complete visual inspections on school buses every 3000 miles with full service and test drive every 9000 miles.
  • Responsible for diesel engine and bus chassis repairs unless coordination to other shops were  required. 
  • Used Insite, NED (Navistar Engine Diagnostics) and other internet sources to assist in diagnosing.
  • Helped bus drivers with on the spot repairs, training information and drove bus  routes when needed.
  • Majority of work involved engine, brake, HVAC and emission controls.


          

07/2016 to 03/2017
School Bus Driver/Technician helper Round Rock ISD 7900 Pearson Ranch Rd. Austin, TX

     Asst. Trans. Supervisor: John Kipple (w)

  • Drove School Bus routes in the North and North West areas of Austin.
  • Assisted Technicians with repairs on School buses. Repaired window alarm systems and patched seat cushions.
  •  Rebuilt and mounted tires  on school buses and other RRISD vehicles which included Suburbans and Ford Explorers.
  •  Tested and replaced batteries when necessary. 


11/2015 to 04/2016
Mechanic Lone Star Fleet Service 4125 Todd Ln. Austin, TX

Owner- John Moreno

  • Performed fluid services and automotive repair on Semi tractor trucks, pickup trucks and Loomis armored vehicles.
  • Used diagnostic programs like Identifix to narrow down electrical and other troubleshooting procedures.
  • Helped customers by preparing their vehicles for state registation inspections.
  • Removed and replaced pickup truck engines with new or used units.
08/2003 to 05/2014
Surface Maintenance Mechanic Texas Army National Guard- Camp Mabry Austin, TX

    Shop Foreman- Matthew Mattzen

  • Performed calendar inspections and services on military vehicles, pickup trucks, trailers, electrical generators and ATV vehicles.
  • Did minor engine repair and replaced wheels and brake assemblies.
  • Used hardcopy and electronic manuals to order parts and document labor hours.
  • Inspected HVAC units and referred to separate shop for repair.
  • Worked with and trained novice mechanic proper maintenance and safety procedures.
Highlights


  • Experience in field repair, fabrication and welding.
  • Class B license with School Bus and Passenger Endorsement.
  • Own complete set of tools and toolbox.
  • Can read schematics and wiring diagrams.
  • Flexible  with  team player attitude.
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Summary
Patient and safe transportation professional with 2 years experience, clean driving record and a current CDL. In-depth knowledge of safety and traffic regulations and defensive driving techniques.
Highlights
  • DOT regulations
  • Customer-oriented
  • Defensive driving
  • Map reading expert
  • CDL Class A
  • Cargo handling
  • Air Brake Certification
  • Lifting up to 50 lbs
Experience
School Bus Driver Sep 2015 to Dec 2016
Golden Sun Bus Service Inc. Oswego, NY
  • Obeyed traffic laws, and follow established traffic and transportation procedures
  • Performed routine maintenance on vehicles and auxiliary equipment, such as cleaning, lubricating, recharging batteries, fueling, or replacing liquefied-gas tank
  • Drove students on regular bus run for elementary and high school
  • Transported students on field trips, sporting events and special runs
Truck Driver Apr 2015 to Sep 2015
Animal Supply Company Baldwinsville, NY
  • Performed inside delivery for customers
  • Checked all load-related documentation to ensure that it is complete and accurate
  • Positioned lifting devices under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, and boxes, and secure material or products for transport to designated areas
  • Presented bills and receipts and collect payments for goods delivered or loaded
Inventory Controller Jan 2012 to Apr 2015
Adessa Auto Auction Cicero, NY
  • Managed inventory and placed new supply orders
  • Greeted visitors promptly and directed to correct locations
  • Examined vehicles to determine the extent of damage or malfunctions
  • Communicated with customers regarding vehicle issues and potential repairs 
Laborer Mar 2010 to Jan 2012
Workload Temporary Services Fulton, NY
  • Unloaded, picked, staged and loaded products for shipping.
  • Operated powered lift trucks, floor sweepers, pallet jacks and forklifts safely, with a 0% incident rate 
  • Resolved service issues in a timely manner, including coordinating and processing returns
  • Received incoming shipments and reviewed contents against purchase order for accuracy
Education
GED, General 1997 Cicero North Syracuse High Cicero, NY
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Professional Summary
Management professional who excels in establishing excellent working relationships with customers, employees, vendors and contractors. Dedicated to continuous process improvement in the face of rapidly evolving and changing markets. Extremely results-oriented and proactive in finding cost-effective solutions to company-wide problems.
Skills
  • Transportation Industry Knowledge
  • DOT regulations
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • Trip planning
  • Multi-operations management
  • Personnel management
  • Logistics management
  • Transportation Management
  • Building Relationships
  • Budget management
  • Computer-savvy
  • Fast learner
  • Contract management
  • Change Management theory
  • Deadline-driven
  • Work History
    05/2016 to Current
    Transportation Supervisor Township School District Arlington Heights, IL

    • Complete an accurate state pupil claim for reimbursement to the district.
    • Bid Creation
    • Approve all transportation purchase orders.
    • Manage transportation fund with safety, efficiency at the forefront of decision making.
    • Address community concerns regarding district transportation for community boundaries that spreads over 60+ miles wide.
    • Directed the work of 5 contractors that employ approximately 400 associates.
    • Reduced average contract expenses by through aggressive negotiations with vendors.
    • Oversee transportation for over 11,400 pupils on a daily basis.
    • Create cost saving initiatives. 



    03/2013 to 06/2016
    Transportation Coordinator Leyden School District Franklin Park, IL
    • Routing and Scheduling drivers and special needs students on a daily basis.
    • Dispatch contact for over 50 drivers.
    • Complete and maintain up to date billing for the transportation department.
    • Address transportation employee questions and concerns.
    • Schedule all trips/charters for approximately 3,200 pupils. 
    • Address community member questions and concerns. 


    01/2012 to 01/2013
    Professional School Bus Driver West way Coach Lemont, IL

    • Operate school bus safely according to designated schedule.
    • Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspections.
    • Provide information on safety measures to be taken into account.
    • Respond to inquiries from students and parents.
    •  Stay up-to-date of all regulations, laws, guidelines, and rules regarding student transportation, including special needs passengers.
    • Maintain radio communication between dispatch and fellow drivers in the field.
    08/2010 to 01/2011
    Team Lead/Professional Driver/ Home Appliance Installer JB Hunt Romeoville, IL
    • Maintained accurate stock records and schedules.
    • Communicated all emergencies, delays due to weather and carrier schedule changes to customers and supervisors.
    • Picked up incoming stock and delivered materials to designated locations.
    • Divided cargo received by account number and intended location.
    • Established long-term customer relationships through prompt and courteous service.
    • Estimated weights, heights and centers of balance to make precise placements.

    04/2008 to 12/2009
    Professional School Bus Driver Durham Bus Services Elk Grove Village, IL

    • Operate school bus safely according to designated schedule.
    • Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspections.
    • Provide information on safety measures to be taken into account.
    • Respond to inquiries from students and parents. 
    • Stay up-to-date of all regulations, laws, guidelines, and rules regarding student transportation, including special needs passengers
    • .Maintain radio communication between dispatch and fellow drivers in the field.
    08/2007 to 04/2008
    Professional School Bus Driver Westway Coach Villa Park, IL


    Education
    Current
    MBA: School Business Management
    Northern Illinois University - Dekalb, IL
    School Business Management
    2016
    Bachelor of Arts: Sociology & Political Science
    Lewis University - Romeoville, IL
    Applied Sociology and Political Science
    2014
    Associate of Arts:
    Triton College - River Grove, IL
    2004
    High School Diploma:
    Walther Christian High School - Melrose, IL