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(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Professional Summary

Team-oriented individual highly skilled person in many different areas of working environments and skills such as, critical thinking, problem resolution, communications, team work, equipment use, self motivation, responsibility and flexibility. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in a medical career.

  • Hazmat Awareness
  • Hazmat Operations
  • LMS: Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • LMS Course: SIDS Awareness and Education
  • Mandatory Firefighter
  • Technical Rescue Awareness
Work History
Crate And Barrel - Department Specialist
Lincolnton, NC, 04/2020 - Current
  • Attended regular training sessions to keep updated on trends, competitive markets and ways to improve brand recognition.
  • Greeted all customers cheerfully and asked open-ended questions to ascertain needs.
  • Led effective team by mentoring, coaching and providing assistance to staff.
  • Assessed budget plans and present costs to forecast trends and recommend changes.
  • Boosted branch sales by developing and deepening customer loyalty through incentive programs.
  • Delivered key information on product features to help customers make educated purchasing decisions.
Service Corporation International - Ambulance Driver
Ankeny, IA, 08/2019 - 04/2020
  • Accepted daily patient transport assignments and drove ambulance with medical personnel to patient location.
  • Completed mechanical checklist prior to each shift, monitoring functionality of ambulance.
  • Restrained violent or non-compliant patients in emergency situations.
  • Removed and replaced soiled linens and equipment to maintain sanitary conditions.
  • Earned and maintained necessary certifications.
  • Assisted patients onto ambulance gurney and with transfer into ambulance.
  • Reported facts concerning accidents or emergencies to hospital personnel and law enforcement officials.
  • Assessed ambulance for cleanliness and properly stocked with first aid and medical supplies.
  • Maintained flexible availability to accommodate on-call hours.
  • Transported patients to assigned medical facilities, enabling secure delivery to appropriate departments.
  • Documented and reported mechanical issues to appropriate service personnel.
  • Administered first aid such as bandaging, splinting and oxygen support.
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.
  • Managed quality assurance program, including on-site evaluations, internal audits and customer surveys.
  • Drove operational improvements which resulted in savings and improved profit margins.
  • Resolved conflicts and negotiated mutually beneficial agreements between parties.
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. - Firefighter
Conshohocken, PA, 01/2019 - 04/2020
  • Effectively supported fire suppression by setting up and maintaining water supply lines.
  • Filled firetrucks with water, sandbags and gas to maintain proper supply of materials in trucks.
  • Led team in fighting fires and exercised considerable judgment in deciding best way to extinguish based on type of fuel and environment.
  • Removed individuals from dangerous situations and offered emergency assistance for minor and critical concerns.
  • Evaluated situation at emergency sites to determine and execute most effective methods for saving life and property.
  • Operated pumping engine to direct water pressure in hose and nozzle for most efficient operation.
  • Maintained close contact with dispatch to receive and share information about current fires, equipment movements and incoming personnel.
  • Performed variety of fire suppression activities at fire scenes, including laying and connecting hose, holding nozzles and directing water streams, raising and climbing ladders and using pike poles, smoke ejectors, and forcible entry tools.
  • Inspected alarms, hydrants, sprinkler systems and standpipe systems for operational use to minimize incidents.
  • Checked all fire and life safety systems and equipment for proper placement at properties, including fire alarms, sprinkler systems and smoke detectors.
  • Provided station tours, pre-incident surveys and installed smoke detectors to provide fire education to public.
  • Conducted thorough tests and inspections of gear, equipment and tools to stay ready for every type of fire.
  • Evaluated areas after containing fires to identify and suppress hot spots.
  • Responded to emergency medical calls to perform lifesaving procedures and other emergency medical services.
  • Created educational programs regarding life safety and fire prevention.
  • Prepared reports of fires, equipment and personnel.
  • Frequently lifted up to 200 pounds in course of extinguishing fires and treating injured persons.
  • Supervised and coordinated tactical methodology used in resolving emergencies and other situations.
  • Administered first aid and medical treatment to those injured during fires and car accidents.
  • Assisted in salvage operations and post fire operations.
  • Inspected all equipment following each fire call to ascertain effective functionality of hoses, breathing masks and fire tools.
  • Educated public and community members on fire safety and prevention methods to provide life-saving techniques.
  • Quickly acted to contain any hazardous chemicals likely to catch fire, leak or spill.
  • Laid out and connected hoses to fire hydrants in order to fight fires.
  • Accurately completed written and verbal reports on patient care to hospital emergency departments.
  • Established water supplies, connected hoses, and directed water onto fires.
  • Determined how to deploy personnel during periods requiring special fire department response and assigned activities.
  • Cleaned and performed general maintenance of fire equipment and fire stations.
  • Compiled and maintained variety of departmental documentation including log books, run reports, training records, reports of suspected arson, violations of fire codes or ordinances, firefighter timesheets, accident reports, and "close call" reporting.
  • Maintained strong knowledge of firefighting principles and suppression methods, which enabled proper decision making in emergency situations.
Village Green Companies - Groundskeeper
Highland, CA, 03/2016 - 08/2019
  • Disposed of debris, trash, and recyclable materials appropriately and promptly.
  • Designed programs for landscape maintenance, pest management, composting and other related topics.
  • Conducted preventative maintenance on facility systems to verify operational status.
  • Followed planned landscaping designs to determine locations for sod, sown grass, flowers and foliage.
  • Removed overgrowth, hazards and debris from common pathways to improve usability.
  • Maintained routine landscaping schedules to boost lawn health and keep facilities neat and well-groomed.
  • Enhanced visibility and improved shapes of trees and bushes with proper pruning.
  • Installed underground sprinkler systems to provide grass and greenery with adequate water supply.
  • Inspected facility and building grounds to identify areas requiring maintenance and repair or posing safety hazards.
  • Mixed and sprayed fertilizers, herbicides and insecticides onto shrubs, trees and grass to maintain soil fertility and defend against weeds and insects.
  • Applied weed-control and pest-killing chemicals to lawns to protect growth and improve attractiveness.
  • Rearranged planting beds and flower gardens seasonally.
  • Cultivated soil and added fertilizer, compost and amendments.
  • Used shears, pruners and chainsaws to prune and trim hedges and shrubs.
  • Cared for lawns by mulching, aerating, wedding, grubbing and trimming and edging around walks, walls and flower beds.
  • Applied chemicals and fertilizers to grasses to maintain growth rate and color.
  • Identified plant diseases and researched methods for mitigation.
  • Installed and maintained landscapes at homes, offices and parks.
  • Maximized water conservation by checking sprinkler spray angles and testing performance of digital controllers.
  • Delegated daily tasks to landscapers and contracted workers to maintain efficiency and smooth groundwork.
  • Pruned trees and shrubs to healthy levels and cultivated flowerbeds with appropriate soil amendments.
  • Actively participated in seminars and workshops to better understand natural pest control products to deliver successful results with zero chemicals.
  • Mulched gardens, placed sod and adjusted soils to provide optimal growth potential.
  • Planted bulbs, trees, bushes and flowers for residential and commercial clients.
  • Arranged winter decorations, including holiday lights, wreaths and garlands.
  • Customer interactions
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Customer service
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Flexibility
  • Answering Phones
  • Attention to Detail
  • Active Listening
  • Calendar Management
  • Record Keeping
  • Urgent and Emergency Care
  • Cashier Skills
  • Lawn equipment
  • Self Motivation
  • Problem resolution
  • Organization
  • Communications
  • Responsibility
  • Teamwork
  • Leadership
  • Patient Assessment
  • Hygiene Assistance
Lincoln High School Vincennes, IN Expected in 12/2017 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Vincennes University Vincennes, IN Expected in 2018 Veterinary Technician : Veterinary Technology - GPA :
Vincennes University Vincennes, IN Expected in 2018 Associate in Engineering Technology : Automotive Mechanics - GPA :
Vincennes Township Fire Department Vincennes, iN, Expected in 2019 Fire Science : Fire Prevention And Safety Technology - GPA :
Harrison Township Fire Department Monroe City, iN, Expected in 2020 Emergency Medical Technician : Emergency Medical Technology - GPA :
  • First Aid/CPR Certified

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School Attended
  • Lincoln High School
  • Vincennes University
  • Vincennes University
  • Vincennes Township Fire Department
  • Harrison Township Fire Department
Job Titles Held:
  • Department Specialist
  • Ambulance Driver
  • Firefighter
  • Groundskeeper
  • High School Diploma
  • Veterinary Technician
  • Associate in Engineering Technology
  • Fire Science
  • Emergency Medical Technician