Veteran with excellent leadership, communication and instructional skills seeking an professional position.
Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Excellent Communication Skills
Ability to Instruct Individuals with Different Backgrounds
Program Analysis & Process Improvement
Excellent Problem Solving Skills
Persuasive and Effective Communication Skills
Exceed Goals & Objectives
Project Management/ Scheduling Capabilities
Effectively Manage Multiple Projects
Quick to Learn New Skills
Motor Vehicle Operator, 04/2013
to Current Department of Veterans Affairs – Pittsburgh,
Transporting veterans and their escorts to appointments at VA patient health care facilities, nursing homes, and also patient's residence.
This work includes the operation of gasoline, diesel, or electronic powered wheeled vehicles to haul cargo, fuel, transport of passengers, and/or to tow and recover equipment.
The vehicles are driven in restricted traffic environments, on Government installations, over public roads and highways, and/or under harsh conditions.
Operate wheelchair accessible buses and vans to transport non-emergent wheelchair bound patients and their escorts.
Operate buses with seating capacity ranging from 4 to 6 passengers and vans from 1 to 4 passengers.
Drive vehicles in restricted traffic environments on government installations, over public roads and highways, or under hazardous conditions.
Operate platform, van stake and dump trucks, fuel trucks, and trash removal trucks which have a gross vehicle weight of 26,000 pounds up to 32,000 pounds.
Proficient at the operation of hand/foot controls for starting, steering and turning, braking and stopping, backing and parking various types and classes of all passenger buses utilized by the center and other vehicles which typically have an approximate gross vehicle weight of more than 26,000 pounds up to 32,000 pounds.
Proficient at the operation of specialized lifts, to safely load and off load wheelchair patients to/from bus, and employ the proper use of tie-down and other restraint equipment to secure wheel chairs and patients to ensure their safety during travel.
Perform operator maintenance such as checking fluid levels, replacing air filters and interior lights, checking tire pressure and hose connection and washing vehicle.
Transport patients in such a manner that minimizes disturbance to affected part and ensures maximum comfort, prevents shock, allows freedom of breathing, avoids further danger to the patient.
Provides timely and courteous service to external and internal customers.
Communication Specialist, 01/2003
to 02/2007 United States Marine Corp – Oceanside,
Conducted periodic equipment inspections and routine tests in order to ensure that operation standards were met Coordinated activities with other supervisory personnel and with other work units or departments Determined and obtained bearings of sources from which signals originate, using direction-finding procedures and equipment Discussed job performance problems with employees' job performance and conformance to regulations and recommend appropriate personnel action Examined and operated new equipment prior to installation in order to ensure that it performed properly Maintained records pertaining to inventory, personnel, orders, supplies, and machine maintenance using encrypted software Maintained station logs of messages transmitted and received as equipment and supply acquisition and organization, disposal of assets, relocation, parking, maintenance, and security services Repaired radio equipment as necessary using electronic testing equipment, hand tools, and power tools Reviewed applicable regulations regarding radio communications and report violations Trained and instructed employees in job duties and company policies or arrange for training to be provided.
Ordered all supplies for regiment using encrypted software.
Accounted for and tracked vehicles and communication equipment using Microsoft Excel.
Conducted equipment audits.
Kept records of out-going orders.
Bachelor of Science: Business Management,
2011 California University of Pennsylvania - Business Management
2008 All-State Career School -
Awards and Accommodations
*Combat Action Award
*Certificate of Accommodation