Highly motivated, effective communicator and problem solver. Works well with team members and groups from diverse backgrounds.
Effective team leader
Trained in emergency response
Valid Florida's driver's license
Strong verbal communication
Creative problem solver
U.S. Army SSG/E6Sarasota, FLForce Protection 07/2013 to Current
Leads, manages, supervises, and performs force protection duties, including use of deadly force to protect personnel and resources.
Performs defense functions contributing to the force protection mission.
Controls and secures terrain inside and outside military installations.
Defends personnel, equipment, and resources from hostile forces.
Operates in various field environments, performs individual, and team patrol movements, both mounted and dismounted, tactical drills, battle procedures, convoys, military operations other than war, anti-terrorism duties, and other special duties.
Applies self-aid buddy care, life saving procedures, including cardiopulmonary resuscitation, as first responder to accident and disaster scenes.
Provides armed response and controls entry.
Detects and reports presence of unauthorized personnel and activities. Implements security reporting and alerting system.
Knowledge of weaponry, laws, directives, programs, policies, and procedures governing military activities; installation security; weapon system and resource security; anti-terrorism; armament and equipment; training; pass and registration; information security; and combat arms.
U.S. Army SSG/E6Sarasota, Washington D.C.Operational Analyst11/2008 to 07/2013
Key participant in the National Capitol Region (NCR) in support of an Air Defense Mission to provide National Security working alongside the U.S. Secret Service during Operation Noble Eagle.
Operate the Forward Area Control Terminal (FACT) or (FAAD) and Enhanced Position Location Reporting System (EPLRS) to obtain Air Picture.
Knowledge of operating an air defense missile site with the Avenger (STINGER) missile system.
Conduct security and surveillance operations using Forward Looking Infra-Red (FLIR) systems.
Develop training plan to identify critical work process and influence professional self-development on subordinates.
Monitor audio and footage of training and daily operations to evaluate quality of work.
Analyze collected operational data to avoid variation/deviance from the standard operating procedure.
Utilize collected operational data to develop, test, and implement a new plan of action as new business standard.
Identify test requirements from collected specifications in order to map test requirements, and design test plan.
Troubleshoot and identify problem areas in order to accurately select and designate contracting agencies.
Manage contracted agencies workload and ensure contractual agreement compliance is met.
Compose procedural policies and user guides to improve workplace user compliance and productivity.
Responsible for managing a work crew of twelve men in order to maintain and provide controlled access of an air and missile defense site for 24 hours.
U.S. Army SGT/E5Sarasota, KuwaitCombat Operations01/2010 to 01/2011
Primary point of contact for all US Military mission essential cargo equipment inventory and inspections i.e. Ammunition, Vehicles, Weaponry, and Aircrafts.
Team leader in light infantry platoon executing combat operations in order to implement control access to Port Shuaiba.
In authority of conducting combat security patrols and Quick Reaction Forces for the Sea Port of Debarkation/Embarkation (SPOD/E) of Kuwait.
Responsible for security at Traffic Control Points and Entry Control Points located at the SPOD/E.
Accountable for the health, welfare, and professional development of 9+ soldiers, also responsible for maintenance and accountability of all team equipment.
Tier ElectricSarasota, FLElectrician03/2006 to 12/2009
Supervises installation, troubleshooting, and repairs of commercial and residential electrical equipment, service equipment, general lighting fixtures and connections.
Insure proper materials and work equipment is available to complete daily/weekly tasks
Prepare areas requiring inspection and insure all standards are being met in accordance with OSHA and all Federal, state, and county code
Take the project lead when working with peer electricians and acts as foreman in his absence.
U.S. Army SPC/E4Sarasota, FLLogistical Supply Specialist11/1999 to 10/2005
Responsible for managing, shipping, receiving, storing and issuing all supply stock.
Perform inventory audit reports in order to generate control reports and accounting procedures.
Provide warehouse storage for handling and storing weapons, ammunition, medical and food supplies.
Generate and implement physical inventory plan of action for verification in order to maintain inventory accuracy.
Manage and classify all materials by categories requiring special handling such as hazardous materials
Generate shortages and overages reports in order to inform higher management in a timely manner.
Establish and manage an accurate key control and secure access guidelines on a need to know basis.
Ensure that all environmental control procedures guidelines are being implemented.
U.S. Army SPC/E4Sarasota, FLPhysical Security Specialist01/2003 to 01/2004
The Security Force is responsible for the safety of all base weaponry, military and non-military personnel, and property from hostile forces.
Primary instructor or tactical drills, patrols, non-war military operations, securing crime scenes and suspect detainment.
In charge of overseeing all Entry Control Point operations and physical security at Central Command (CENTCOM) and Special Operations Command (SOCOM).
Perform Military Police duties in support of Operation Enduring freedom & Noble Eagle.
U.S. Army SPC/E4Sarasota, FLOperation Safe Harbor Port Duty10/2001 to 03/2002
Responsible for securing the PORT of TAMPA both Commercial and recreational (i.e. Cruise terminal).
In charge of providing a show of force in order to Deter continued Terrorist activity.
Provided physical security in tandem with the United States Coast Guard and Navy in support of anti-terrorism and national security operation.
High School Diploma2000North Fort Myers High School, North Fort Myers, FL
Construction TechnologyEdison State College, Fort Myers, FL, USA
Currently still pursuing degree
Fluent reading/writing Spanish/English.
Proficient with Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Proficient with Military programs
Team skills/ team oriented/team player
Dedication: Staying on the job until it is finished
Commitment to continued training and learning
Willingness to take instruction and responsibility
Communication skills with public, fellow Soldiers and supervisors