New York City Metropolitan Transportation Authority Bridge and Tunnel Sergeant with over 12 years of experience, including assisting citizens, investigating accidents and conducting routine patrols. Supervising Officers and overseeing law enforcement operations. Versed in dealing with a wide range of difficult situations with a level head and calm disposition. Highly effective at taking direction from superiors, as well as leading and mentoring subordinates. Quick and skilled in assessing risks and making critical decisions under extreme pressure. Currently serving in the New York Army National Guard, have attained the rank of Sergeant First Class / Platoon Sergeant with more than 20 years of service. Successfully created and supervised training programs for pre-mobilization training; over seas and state side deployments for hundreds of soldiers. Reliable, diligent, flexible and professional with superb communication capabilities. Served in two combat zone deployments; operated as a military police Officer during Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2004. Stationed in Baghdad Police Academy, operated as Lead Police instructor, supervised, mentored and trained over 250 Iraqi police cadets in police tactics, law enforcement procedures and community relations. Conducted security operations for US military convoys and US bases. Also served in Afghanistan in 2012, as a Base Closure Assistance Team Leader. Charged with assisting US Forces in the recovery and accountability of government equipment and provided guidance on base closures and base reduction to commanders. Have been awarded the Army Commendation medal four times.
Currently serving as the company Motor Sergeant for the 222 Chemical Company located in Fort Hamilton Brooklyn, NY. Duties consist of organization and management of equipment readiness for four platoons, including vehicle maintenance operations, material handling equipment and ground support equipment. I review and submit reports to higher echelons; primarily responsible for enforcing Army safety and environmental standards in conjunction with maintenance operations. Charged with conducting, evaluating and supervising training programs in support of unit's missions. Lead instructor in military vehicle maintenance procedures, operation and licensing of personnel. Responsible for the health, welfare, morale, discipline, performance and physical fitness of Soldiers in my platoon.
Effectively directed traffic during congested and emergency situations. Investigated and reported traffic accidents. Instructed suspects on field sobriety tests and used portable equipment to perform such tests. Composed reports on arrests, activities performed and unusual incidents. Managed and supervised roll calls for the efficient deployment of personnel throughout the facility. Conducted security checks of designated areas on foot and patrol. Issued summonses for traffic infractions and violations. Responded to and investigated active security alarms. Assisted in conducting traffic surveys to determine problem areas. Inspected RMP's, check points and toll collection booths for safety and serviceability. Organized and recorded facts to prepare detailed reports. Responded to accident scenes, and emergencies; assumed initial command, implemented Incident Command System; acted as incident commander. Assisted other agencies with emergency responses and situations. Enforced agency policies and procedures. Supervised, organized, and reviewed the performance of subordinates . Supervised, trained, and evaluated staff. Understand, interpret, apply, enforce, and made decisions in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local policies, laws, and regulations. Effectively used and qualified with law enforcement tools and weapons which include firearms, OC spary, batons, handcuffs, defensive tactics, and other safety and police equipment. Gathered, assembled, analyzed, evaluated, and use facts and evidence. Effectively interviewed victims, complainants, witnesses, and suspects. Controlled aggressive / violent people and safely affected arrests.
Resumes, and other information uploaded or provided by the user, are considered User Content governed by our Terms & Conditions. As such, it is not owned by us, and it is the user who retains ownership over such content.
Companies Worked For:
Job Titles Held: