Platoon Sergeant resume example with 10+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Professional Summary
Responsible and mature Sales Manager who thrives in fast-paced environments. Enjoys working as part of a team to achieve sales goals. highly successful at meeting daily, weekly and monthly sales goals. Effective at multi-tasking and maintaining a friendly attitude under pressure. Efficiently builds loyalty and long-term relationships with customers while consistently achieving individual sales goals.
  • People-oriented
  • Technical aptitude
  • Detail-oriented
  • Superior organization ability
  • Sales experience
  • Staff training and development skills


  • Goal-oriented
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Friendly demeanor
  • Strong work ethic
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills
Central Txas College Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood TX, Expected in Current Associate of Applied Science : Criminal Justice - GPA :
Whitesboro High School State Route 291 Marcy, NY 13413 Expected in 2002 High School Diploma : - GPA :

Certified in the handling and transportation of hazardous Materials, ammunition, and explosives.

Received 4 Army Commendation medals for exceptional work performance

4 Iraqi Campaign Metals for overseas service

3 Army Achievement Medals for dedication to duty

3 Certificates of achievement for outstanding service and dynamic service

3 Oversees Ribbons

2 Army Good Conduct Medals for exceptionally meritorious service. 

Appointed as the supervisor and manager of the following duties due to my expertise and ability to plan, create, implement, refine, apply, and educate people about the unique changes in each of the following areas and programs.

  • Unit key control for over 100 locks and 200 keys
  • Building and work area Loss Prevention
  • Weapons storage supervisor
  • Military equipment manager
  • Physical security officer in the work area and Supply
    and product management
  • Am responsible for receiving and delegating daily,
    weekly, and monthly tasks. Allowing me the to implement and maximize my personnel management, supervisory, and ability to conceptualize the tasking's. Providing a challenging and dynamic work environment that is adaptable for all in order to succeed while creating a consistent and simple system. 
Work History
Rtx - Platoon Sergeant
Dunstable, MA, 09/2012 - 07/2013
Serves as a Platoon Sergeant in a Light and Heavy Cavalry Troop in support of an Infantry Brigade Combat Team; responsible for the training, morale, and welfare of nine NCOs and 28 Soldiers; advises Platoon Leader on squadron and troop operating procedures, policies, training, administrative actions and enlisted matters; assumes Platoon Leader's duties in his absence; responsible for the maintenance, accountability, and combat readiness of six HMMWVs and six M3A3 Cavalry Fighting Vehicles and all assigned equipment valued in excess of $32 Dollars
Fidelity Investments - Section Leader
Lithia Springs, GA, 11/2011 - 07/2012
Senior Scout/Section leader in a Motorized Reconnaissance Troop in a Reconnaissance & Surveillance Squadron, assigned to a Battlefield Surveillance Brigade; responsible  for the training morale, and welfare of three NCOs and ten Soldiers; responsible for the maintenance, accountability, and readiness of four M1114 and three M1165 HMMWV and all equipment worth in excess of $8 million dollars; supervises the gathering of and intelligence reporting directly
Red Carnation - Squad Leader
Guernsey, WY, 10/2006 - 10/2011
Cavalry Scout Squad Leader Responsible for the discipline, training, morale, health, welfare, and tactical deployment of a Scout Section (6 to 10 personnel) in support of combat and contingency operations. Responsible for daily administrative operations and assumes the duties of the Platoon Sergeant in his absence. Responsible for all assigned equipment and sub-components to include equipment assigned to the individual, squad, and section. Responsible for maintenance and mission readiness of assigned M3A3 Cavalry Fighting Vehicle (CFV) and M1025/ M1026 HMMWV (Highly Mobile Multi Wheeled Vehicle), to include all sub-systems. Collects battlefield intelligence reports and analyzes accuracy of reconnaissance information for use by Troop/ Squadron Commander.  Supervises and manages reconnaissance of fording sites, tunnels, bridges, and routes for use by Troop/ Squadron Commander and follow on forces. Controls movement when conducting route/ area/ zone reconnaissance at section level by evaluating terrain, selecting routes, assembly areas, and combat firing positions. Supervises and manages section resupply of Class I (subsistence), III (petroleum, oil and lubricants), IV (personal demand items), and V (ammunition). Identifies, selects, issues fire commands, and may engage threat targets. Calls for, observes, and adjusts indirect fires.
Pony's Pub - Bar Manager
City, STATE, 07/2005 - 01/2006

Bar Manager, to include, Inventories, sales, food and beverage ordering, cleanliness, and catering. Facilitated extensive employee training and mentoring to improve services, leading to a 78% customer return rating and personal relationships between employees and customers to promote a dynamic business within the community. Also implemented a successful menu and established pricing, which lead to unparalleled and enhanced financial gains.

Red Lobster - Bartender & Server
City, STATE, 02/2003 - 07/2005
Waited on guests while consistently providing superior service while establishing a fun and tenacious environment for guests to enjoy. Was responsible for conducting Bar inventories and customer service leading to a 38% reduction in liquor waste and a expert motivated bar staff.
Best Buy - Merchandising Senior Representative
City, STATE, 06/2002 - 02/2003
Was responsible for 9 employees and the Merchandising Department ensuring the products got out to each department and facilitated the product layout within the store. Recommended merchandise to customers based on their needs and preferences. Maintained knowledge of current sales and promotions, policies regarding payment and exchanges and security practices. Instilled a challenging and effective team of employees who set up the products within the store according to diagrams provided to them. Motivated and mentored each employee to enhance their outstanding performance and diligence while teaching them how to Engaged with customers in a sincere and friendly manner. Enforcing standards and promoting a fun, driven, and exceptional work environment, while enhancing the look of the store and maintaining the high expectations that were required. Was recognized as the most valuable Department Senior, in all the departments, 3 times during the 2002 fiscal year while exceeding the expectations of Best Buy Inc.

Attended two military leader courses enabeling me to advance and become a exceptionally successful leader. They consisted of, Warrior Leaders Course, which is a junior leader and mentorship course lasting 3 weeks. Where you are taught and shown the ability to lead, responsibility that is required from a leaders, leadership skills and tactics, and are graded on how proficient of a leader you are. During this course I refined my leadership skills, scoring a %96.8 overall.

Advanced Leader course is a senior leader course teaching you how to supervise, maintain, and manage over 30 people while guiding and mentoring them to become leaders. The course shows you how to delegate authority, motivate, supervise and refine, and establish a dynamic, motivated, and tenacious work force that is ready to implement, perform, and refine their leadership skills while performing above and beyond their expected potential.

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School Attended

  • Central Txas College
  • Whitesboro High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Platoon Sergeant
  • Section Leader
  • Squad Leader
  • Bar Manager
  • Bartender & Server
  • Merchandising Senior Representative


  • Associate of Applied Science
  • High School Diploma

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