Environmental Aide resume example with 15 years of experience

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Professional Summary

Knowledgeable Environmental Consultant experienced in assessing conditions, developing plans and coordinating projects to resolve or prevent environmental problems. Detail-oriented and proactive with good interpersonal, communication and conflict-resolution skills.

Hardworking Environmental Services Housekeeper with background in medical housekeeping services and strong work ethic. Managed housekeeping team in large hospital complex for 6 years. Excellent communications skills and high cleanliness standards leading to outstanding results.

Dedicated environmental aide with extensive knowledge of hospital cleaning practices. Skillful in cleaning hazardous waste and biohazard sites along with standard facility areas. Hardworking individual possessing strong attention to detail and exceptional team-building skills.

Talented environmental engineering professional methodical about collecting and evaluating data. Skilled in plan development and document preparation for field implementation. Detail-oriented and organized with great time management abilities.

Technically-astute environmental aide with in-depth understanding of site remediation and waste treatment. Supports work of engineers to help build, test and optimize designs. Quality-focused and reliable in following through on issues.

Capable professional offering 6 years of experience and management expertise. Engaging personality with advanced environmental engineering knowledge and strong desire to work hard in rigorous environments.

Housekeeper focused on providing exceptional service to commercial tenants. Reliable, responsible and driven to be integral team member. Consistently punctual in arrival and stays until all tasks are complete. Manages supply inventory and task list efficiently.

  • Sterilizing
  • Infection prevention
  • Chemical handling
  • Quality control guidelines
  • Hazardous chemical training
  • Classifying waste
New Smyrna Beach High School New Smyrna Beach, FL Expected in 05/1993 Diploma : - GPA :
Penn Foster Career School Scranton, PA Expected in 10/2010 Private Investigator : - GPA :
Work History
Common Spirit - Environmental Aide
Ringgold Acres, TN, 02/2008 - 01/2015
  • Kept cleaning supplies logs and ordered new clean supplies, when needed.
  • Maintained cleaning schedule for operating rooms and vacant patient rooms.
  • Assisted in moving equipment from one room to another.
  • Performed traditional janitorial tasks such as mopping, dusting, floor waxing, glass cleaning and waste disposal.
  • Emptied trash cans and recycling bins to promote clean, sanitary environment and reduce odors and debris.
  • Utilized chemicals and cleaning equipment to meet facility's predetermined sanitation and cleanliness quality standards.
  • Verified cleanliness and organization of storage areas and carts.
  • Moved chairs, desks and beds around rooms to clean behind and underneath furniture.
  • Engaged with guests on room requirements and amenities to promote overall satisfaction.
  • Documented and reported necessary facility and building repairs observed.
  • Interacted with hospital staff, patients and families to demonstrate good customer service techniques.
  • Trained new employees on departmental procedures and provided assistance in finding cleaning supplies.
  • Restocked room supplies such as facial tissues for personal touch with every job.
  • Operated power equipment tools such as backpack vacuums and floor sweepers.
  • Cleaned elevators, glass and planters in public areas such as lobby, pool and public restrooms.
  • Complied with applicable standards during cleaning of specialty areas such as labs, surgery suites and labor and delivery rooms to maintain exceptional level of cleanliness.
  • Wore necessary personal protective equipment to minimize risks from hazardous materials, biohazards and other harmful substances.
  • Practiced established infection control methods to reduce risks to patients, families and medical staff.
  • Packaged and transported solid, biohazard and pharmaceutical wastes to proper receptacles to decrease hazards to medical staff, patients and families.
  • Cleaned and disinfected patient exam rooms, surgery suites and common areas to promote sanitary treatment and services environment.
  • Removed hazardous and medical waste from exam rooms, treatment rooms and surgery suites to minimize risks to patients and medical personnel.
  • Used chemicals by following safety protocols and procedures to avoid burns and injuries.
  • Replaced pharmacy waste, sharps and biohazard containers when full to decrease risks to hospital staff, patients and families.
Lineage Logistics - Owner/Operator
Stevens Point, WI, 02/2003 - 01/2008
  • Managed day-to-day business operations.
  • Applied performance data to evaluate and improve operations, target current business conditions and forecast needs.
  • Generated revenues yearly and effectively capitalized on industry growth.
  • Trained and motivated employees to perform daily business functions.
  • Consulted with customers to assess needs and propose optimal solutions.
  • Reduced personnel turnover and promoted employee development by recruiting team-oriented candidates and implementing new training practices.
  • Remained up-to-date on current trends and attended industry trade shows and markets to view and order inventory.
  • Maintained up-to-date administrative records to monitor operational conditions.
  • Devised processes to boost long-term business success and increase profit levels.
  • Assessed supplier quality to maintain tight cost controls and maximize business operational performance.
  • Improved records management systems for leases and contracts to boost renewals timeliness.
  • Enhanced operational efficiency and productivity by managing budgets, accounts and costs.
  • Established, optimized and enforced business policies to maintain consistency and high-quality standards across industry operations.
  • Developed key operational initiatives to drive and maintain substantial business growth.
  • Cultivated forward-thinking, inclusive and performance-oriented business culture to lead industry in innovation and push progress.
  • Trained and developed team members to build human capital.
  • Discovered areas of improvement by generating quarterly operational and sales reports.
  • Established and administered annual budget with controls to prevent overages, minimize burn rate and support sustainability objectives.
Centura Health - Cashier
Aurora, CO, 10/2001 - 05/2003
  • Restocked and organized merchandise in front lanes.
  • Helped customers complete purchases, locate items and join reward programs.
  • Answered questions about store policies and addressed customer concerns.
  • Worked flexible schedule and extra shifts to meet business needs.
  • Reconciled cash drawer at start and end of each shift, accounting for errors and resolving discrepancies.
  • Replenished sales floor merchandise and organized shelves, racks and bins for optimal appearance.

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  • Operated cash register for cash, check and credit card transactions with excellent accuracy levels.
  • Reviewed weekly sales ads and monitored price changes.
  • Maintained secure cash drawers, promptly resolving discrepancies in daily totals.
  • Worked closely with shift manager to solve problems and handle customer concerns.
  • Completed inventory counts and ordered merchandise.
  • Promoted customer loyalty and consistent sales by delivering friendly service and knowledgeable assistance.
  • Collected and authorized payments of guests.
  • Mentored new team members on POS system operation, customer service strategies and sales goals.
  • Monitored self-checkout systems and provided assistance or intervention where required.
  • Performed cash, card and check transactions to complete customer purchases.
  • Operated cash register to record transactions accurately and efficiently.
  • Set up new sales displays each Timeframe.
  • Used POS system to enter orders, process payments and issue receipts.
  • Maintained current knowledge of store promotions and highlighted sales to customers.
  • Demonstrated product features, answered questions, and redirected objections to highlight positive aspects.
Tower Automotive - Shipping and Receiving Associate
Meridian, MS, 12/1999 - 10/2002
  • Orchestrated routing by producing accurate shipping documentation and package labels.
  • Communicated with vendor representatives to resolve damaged shipments and item shortages.
  • Received incoming shipments, compared contents against associated records and transmitted to proper department.
  • Operated equipment such as forklifts and balers to move outgoing shipments to loading area.
  • Boosted inventory and recordkeeping accuracy by conducting thorough inspections and comparing shipment contents with documentation.
  • Completed basic mathematical calculations to check weights and dimensions of shipments.
  • Organized storage areas to optimize materials movements and minimize labor hours.
  • Handled high-volume paperwork and collaborated with administrators to resolve invoicing and shipping problems.
  • Maintained accurate computer records of materials weights, bill amounts and identified variances.
  • Conducted counts and audits of inventories to identify and resolve discrepancies in records.
  • Reviewed order data to verify transactions and shipping dates.
  • Compared shipping orders and invoices against contents received to verify accuracy.
  • Packed, secured, labeled and applied postage to materials to prepare items for shipment.
  • Processed required paperwork to expedite handling of shipped and received goods.
  • Utilized forklift or pallet truck to load, unload, transport and store goods.
  • Factored shipping procedures, rates and routes in making determinations on best shipping methods for materials.
  • Verified orders by comparing names and quantity of items packaged with shipping documents.
  • Moved shipment materials to and from designated areas using lift and hand trucks.
  • Partnered with representatives from different carriers to arrange materials shipments.
  • Documented cargo movement such and obtained onward movement data.
  • Sorted and delivered materials to different work areas and staff.
  • Drafted and managed work and shipping orders, bills of lading and shipping route materials for accurate and compliant recordkeeping.
  • Inspected incoming and outgoing shipments to identify discrepancies with records.
  • Worked effectively with shippers to resolve shipment issues, damaged materials and shortages.
  • Communicated with carrier representatives, arranging for special deliveries and shipment receipts.
  • Conducted research to address shipping errors and packaging mistakes.
  • Monitored inventory to maintain sufficient supply levels to meet business and customer needs.

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School Attended

  • New Smyrna Beach High School
  • Penn Foster Career School

Job Titles Held:

  • Environmental Aide
  • Owner/Operator
  • Cashier
  • Shipping and Receiving Associate


  • Diploma
  • Private Investigator

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