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Professional Summary
Merchandiser who thrives in a team-oriented environment, working creatively and effectively to reach company goals. Friendly Sales Associate adept at working in diverse retail and customer service.
Work History
Caretaker, 04/2014 to Current
  • Personally assisted a quadriplegic as a live-in Caregiver. Ran errands, cooked healthy meals, and drove client to appointments.
  • Helped bathe the client and completed routine household duties.
  • Answered an average of calls per day by addressing Employer inquiries, solving problems and providing Employer information.
Cashier, 10/2015 to 04/2017
Del Taco Northridge
  • Managed wide variety of customer service and administrative tasks to resolve customer issues quickly and efficiently.
  • Recipient of multiple positive reviews acknowledging dedication to excellent customer service.
  • on purchases and promotions.
  • Trained new cashiers on procedures, customer service and sales techniques.
Sales Associate, 05/2014 to 12/2015
Express 9301 Tampa Avenue, Northridge, CA 91324
  • Prepared merchandise for sales floor.
  • Developed reputation as an efficient service provider with high levels of accuracy.
  • Contacted customer to follow up on purchases, suggest new merchandise and inform them about promotions and upcoming events.
  • Operated a POS system to itemize and complete an average of several customer purchases.
High School Diploma: 2013
Sylmar Charter High School - Sylmar, CA
  • Creative problem solver
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Quick learner
  • Proficient in cash management
  • Accurate money handling
  • Merchandising
  • Inventory management
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Reliable and hard-working associate who possesses an excellent work ethic and more than 11+ years in retail. Areas of expertise include inventory, cash management and exceptional customer service.
  • Cash handling accuracy
  • Inventory control procedures
  • Mathematical aptitude
  • Time management
  • Organized
  • Detail-oriented
November 2017
H&R Block Whitesboro, NY Tax Preparer Consultant
  • Prepared federal and NY state tax returns 
  • Advised clients on tax information for the upcoming year
  • Maintained confidentiality of client information
July 2017
November 2017
Lawrence Merchandising Services Plymouth, MN Merchandiser for Utica, NY Area
  • Maintained visually appealing and effective displays.
  • Displayed the appropriate signage for products and sales promotions.
  • Effectively communicated execution of the planogram with store management.
  • Scheduled merchandising visits within given time frame.
  • Used internet-based reporting methods.
November 2014
June 2017
Spring Farm Cares Clinton, NY Small Animal Caretaker
  • Cared for cats, dogs, rabbits, and birds 
  • Completed weekly inventories
  • Communicated reorder needs to appropriate supervisors.
  • Purchased needed items offsite weekly.
  • Entered information into records database when needed.
July 2011
October 2014
Petsmart New Hartford, NY Bather/ Brusher
  • Bathed and brushed dogs 
  • Completed dog nail trims and nail grinding
  • Answered phone and completed appointment reminder calls.
  • Provided suggestions to customers based dog's skin and coat.
September 2003
October 2014
Petsmart New Hartford, NY Pet Care Specialist
  • Daily care of freshwater fish, reptiles, birds, and small mammals according to company policies.
  • Communicated product and pet care knowledge to customers.
  • Assisted customers in problem-solving.
  • Recovered and restocked products.
August 2001
September 2003
Namco Cyberstation New Hartford, NY Attendant
  • Made change for customers
  • Hosted birthday parties
  • Fixed minor game malfunctions
Education and Training
IT University Online Clearwater, FL, United States Certificate: Accounting and Book keeping
Cooperstown Central School Cooperstown, NY, USA High School Diploma: Regents
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Professional Summary

Expert in animal nutrition, skin and coat care management and soft tissue surgery. Enjoys building positive, trusting relationships with both owners and pets.

Animal-loving tech with years of experience,since an adolescence, working as a devoted kennel tech cleaning and training dogs at Enough Said Kennels and Texas Made Kennels.

Have over 10 years of experience with as a kennel tech/animal care.

Reliable and hardworking warehouse operator committed to getting each job done as quickly, efficiently and safely as possible.

Disciplined warehouse professional knowledgeable about material load capabilities, site analysis and general logistics.

  • Courteous, professional demeanor
  • Flexible schedule capability
  • Thrives in fast-paced environment
  • Forklift operation
  • Material handling
  • Team leader
  • Hard working and self-motivated
  • Animal behavior
  • Assembly line production
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Training development aptitude
  • Landscaping
  • Animal nutrition knowledge
  • Animal grooming tools
  • Food preparation experience
  • Able to handle food products frequently
  • Proficient in customer service
  • Service-oriented team player
Work History
Animal Caretaker, 05/2009 to 12/2011
Town Lake Animal Shelter Austin, Texas
  • Advised owners regarding animal care and supplementary training at home.
  • Managed specific animal diets in consultation with a veterinarian.
  • Kept clear and accurate records on animal behavior, food intake and medications.
  • Cleaned animal enclosures and performed minor maintenance.
  • Administer medications, vaccines, and treatments as instructed by veterinarian.
  • Positioned animals for diagnostic imaging such as x-rays.
  • Educated caregivers and guardians on animal care, nutrition, medical conditions and disease management.
  • Interviewed clients to determine reason for visit and documented concerns.
Loader/Unloader, 01/2011 to 02/2013
Pepsi Bottling Company Austin, Texas
  • Stacked and stored pallets at the end of the shift to keep warehouse clean and organized.
  • Led warehouse improvement initiatives to advance operational efficiency.
  • Cleaned and maintained the warehouse in compliance with OSHA safety standards.
  • Used item numbers to properly stock warehouse.
  • Inspected the truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips.
Production Line Operator/ Lead , 03/2013 to 07/2014
Flextronics Austin, Texas
  • Liaised between customers and manufacturing to design new product.
  • Successfully managed production activities so all orders were shipped on time.
  • Recommended and executed quality improvements for production and product quality.
  • Met aggressive production and safety goals while minimizing equipment downtime.
  • Implemented performance, quality and efficiency measures to achieve aggressive production goals.
  • Immediately addressed all expired product dispositions.
  • Addressed all personnel issues promptly and professionally.
Material Handler/ Fork Lift Operator, 07/2014 to 01/2015
Homeland Temp Services Austin, Texas
  • Unloaded cargo from truck with hand trucks and pallet jacks.
  • Planned all lifts and used capacity charts.
  • Moved levers and controls that operate lifting devices, such as forklifts, lift beams and swivel-hooks, hoists, and elevating platforms, to load, unload, transport, and stack material
  • Inspected the truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips or using fork lift.
Dishwasher/Prep Cook/Line Cook, 02/2015 to 04/2017
Five Guys Austin, Texas, United States
  • Prepared food items consistently and in compliance with recipes, portioning, cooking and waste control guidelines.
  • Stocked, organized, and cleaned kitchens and cooking utensils
  • Placed clean dishes, utensils, and cooking equipment in storage areas
  • Ensured food was stored and cooked at correct temperature
  • Relayed food orders to cooks
  • Washed and sanitized dirty dishes by hand and by using a dishwasher.
  • Followed all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage to uphold proper health standards.
  • Provided friendly and attentive service.
High School Diploma: 2003
Reagan High School -
  • Skilled in offering information and assistance in veterinary/animal care. Works hard to create a positive customer experience and provide animals with top-notch care and services.
  • Resourceful and quick-thinking in warehouse and inventory management. Improves shipping and receiving efficiency and accuracy by applying strong leadership skills.
  • Reliable and hardworking warehouse operator committed to getting each job done as quickly, efficiently and safely as possible.
  • Veterinary Technician accomplished in delivering care to felines, canines, and exotic pets.
  •  extensive experience in high-volume warehouse operations, including logistics, distribution and inventory management.
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Professional Summary
Dedicated Production Technician with expertise in manufacturing and operations
  • Adaptable learner
  • Creative problem solving
  • Excellent time management
  • Critical thinker
  • Leadership abilities
  • Self-starter
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Quality inspection
Work History
Sterile Product Manufacturing- Clean and Prep Pfizer Pharmaceutical-Meridian - Brentwood, MO Current
  • Properly perform and document required tasks in batch records, logbooks and sterilization records in adherence to FDA guidelines.
  • Properly clean equipment as well as performing document line clearances.
  • Practiced GMP's and SOP's.
  • Consistently follow all required environmental control procedures.
Driver Metro- Call-A-Ride - St. Louis, MO 11/2012 - 02/2015
  • Provided safe transportation for specialized population passengers.
  • Inspected the vehicle before/after route and documented any damage or other concerns regarding the vehicle.
  • Recorded passenger data, fares, mileage logs and vehicle statistics.
  • Provided excellent customer service.
  • Develop the most efficient route between pick-up and drop-off points; reported vehicular delays and/or accidents.
  • Effectively communicated with dispatch, mechanics and management any problems or concerns through out the day.
Animal Caretaker II Washington University School of Medicine - St. Louis, MO 02/2007 - 06/2012
  • Provided care to animals in a sterile environment.
  • Maintained a safe and sterile environment in adherence to FDA Standards.
  • Established open communications with lab technicians by expressing any concerns or issues regarding the animals.
  • Maintained clear and accurate health logs in adherence to FDA guidelines.
Supervisor Stegall Manufacturing - North Brunswick, NJ 02/2000 - 03/2006
  • Assigned appropriate manufacturing assembler and operator duties.
  • Successfully supervised production activities so all orders were shipped on time.
  • Managed documentation of and training on production procedures.
  • Maintained and communicated daily productivity and shipment reports for all departments.
  • Trained new employees in effective and safe manufacturing operations.
High School Diploma: Normandy Senior High School - St Louis, MO 1989
BBA: Business Administration- Management McKendree University - Lebanon Current