private duty nurse resume example with 17+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - - -
Professional Summary

Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals.

Friendly student available for weekend, evening and holiday shifts. Considered hardworking, punctual and driven.

Open minded willing to learn hands on and willing to take orders and listen to instructions.

To seek and maintain a full-time position that offers professional chJessicages utilizing interpersonal skills, excellent time management and problem-solving skills.

  • Computer skills
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Data management
  • Responsible
  • Supervision
  • Customer service
  • Adaptability
  • Negotiation expertise
  • Flexible & Adaptable
  • Self-motivated professional
  • Cultural awareness
Work History
05/2013 to 06/2021
Private Duty Nurse Addus Homecare Corporation Ishpeming, MI,
  • Quickly responded to situations impacting safety and security to unit, actualizing crisis prevention interventions to control and de-escalate situations.
  • Educated clients and families to support wellness activities, self-care techniques and prevention strategies.
  • Scheduled appointments and transported patients to medical facilities using personal transportation.
  • Maintained open availability to rotate through on-call schedule, including night and weekend visits.
  • Assisted in development and implementation of service plans related to nursing and patient health care needs.
  • Supported personal care needs, including shopping for groceries, cleaning house and balancing accounts.
  • Prepared visit notes, updated and summarized client records and conferred with health care disciplines in providing coordinated client care.
  • Fostered strong relationships with clients and families to support comprehensive social, mental and physical care.
  • Demonstrated clinical competence in administering care to support physician orders, nursing care plan and policies.
  • Engaged and educated clients on appropriate behaviors and essential social interaction.
  • Conveyed treatment options, diagnosis information and home care techniques to patients and caregivers to continue care consistency.
  • Advocated for and strived to protect health, safety and rights of patient.
  • Managed patients recovering from medical or surgical procedures.
  • Provided exceptional care to high-acute patients needing complex care such as ventilator management, extensive wound care and rehabilitation.
  • Facilitated therapeutic communication, conflict resolution and crisis intervention by redirecting negative behaviors and helping patients regain or improve coping abilities.
  • Conducted ongoing monitoring and evaluations of behaviors and conditions, and updated clinical supervisors with current information.
  • Provided skilled, timely and level-headed emergency response to critically-ill patients.
  • Performed frequent checks on life support equipment and made necessary adjustments to preserve optimal patient conditions.
  • Observed and documented patient factors such as diets, physical activity levels and behaviors to understand conditions and effectively modify treatment plans.
  • Investigated and resolved issues affecting hospital operations and patient care.
  • Educated family members and caregivers on patient care instructions.
  • Adhered to strict safety measures by carefully determining proper dosages before administering medications.
  • Communicated with healthcare team members to plan, implement and enhance treatment strategies.
  • Monitored patient reactions after administering medications and IV therapies.
  • Assessed and evaluated mental health needs, working with multidisciplinary team to initiate, manage and modify individualized care plans.
08/2009 to 08/2014
Inventory Specialist Chesterton Global Solutions Groveland, MA,
  • Kept documentation and records accurate and up-to-date with latest data to prevent errors in processing or delivery.
  • Verified contents of inventory loads against Bills of Lading.
  • Completed scheduled inventory counts and supply audits to track shrinkage and inform purchasing decisions.
  • Reviewed and analyzed forecast data to determine and address inventory needs.
  • Performed data entry and completed proper paperwork.
  • Checked prices and calculated totals for accurate invoice processing.
  • Created timetables and production commitments using data from sales forecasts.
  • Marked stock items with identification tags, stamps, electric marking tools or other labeling equipment.
  • Coordinated, collected and maintained vendor and organizational records.
  • Managed inventory team to achieve optimal productivity and inventory control.
  • Recorded information, shortages and discrepancies to keep records current and accurate.
  • Maintained and organized inventory receipts and processed changes to reduce process lags.
  • Completed physical inventory counts each month.
  • Worked with store employees to develop engaging and aesthetically appealing merchandise displays that drove store traffic.
  • Worked with supervisors and team members to understand supply needs and bring levels within desired tolerances.
08/2005 to 08/2007
WearHouse Manager Kleenco Janitorial City, STATE,
  • Met environmentally controlled warehouse operational needs through smooth staffing and resource allocation.
  • Evaluated supplies and product inventory to check for quality and quantity issues and returned unacceptable materials to vendors.
  • Kept documentation and records accurate and up-to-date with latest data to prevent errors in processing or delivery.
  • Kept corporate departments and customers updated on critical shipments.
  • Completed timely and accurate daily logs to keep internal reporting accurate and track materials movements.
  • Offered expertise in inventory management and current stock levels to internal teams and customers to facilitate accuracy and product availability.
  • Improved delivery plans with strong scheduling knowledge, organizational skills and route development expertise.
  • Maintained strong vendor connections by arranging pricing and delivery structures and managing specific shipment or paperwork concerns.
  • Directed system updates to boost productivity and control recordkeeping errors.
  • Boosted warehouse operations performance by overseeing dispatching and setting optimal employee schedules.
  • Drove personnel performance by appraising job results, counseling personnel on needed improvements and disciplining substandard conduct.
  • Built motivated warehouse team to consistently accomplish operations goals and exceed performance targets.
  • Enhanced slot control of freight in warehouse by optimizing organization efforts.
  • Safeguarded warehouse operations and mitigated liability by establishing and implementing employee training on safety and security protocols.
  • Oversaw upkeep of equipment and physical condition of warehouse, identifying and ordering needed repairs, renovations and replacements.
  • Redesigned warehouse layout to accommodate new equipment, maximize space utilization and optimize processes.
  • Researched developments in applicable regulations to advise management on necessary changes to company policies.
  • Set and enforced proactive inspection and maintenance schedules to keep equipment in good operational condition.
  • Cleaned and maintained warehouse in compliance with OSHA safety standards.
  • Conducted research to address shipping errors and packaging mistakes.
  • Trained new staff on job duties, company policies and safety procedures for rapid onboarding.
  • Developed criteria, application instructions, procedural manuals, and contracts for federal and state public transportation programs.
  • Maintained established levels of goods based on sales forecasts and demand to fulfill orders on time.
  • Delivered substantial cost savings by securing discounts from third-party logistics services providers.
  • Collaborated with manufacturing and supply chain management.
  • Formed strategic partnerships, established metrics and participated in complex negotiations.
  • Created and enforced detailed organization processes to increase quality and service standards.
  • Assessed and targeted customer needs to forge and cultivate productive relationships and maintain top satisfaction levels.
  • Prospected for leads to build pipeline and convert to sales opportunities.
  • Oversaw warehouse staff and maintained efficiency in fast-paced environment.
  • Led value-added customer service team that consistently over-delivered on customer expectations.
  • Built continuous improvement culture that attracted and retained high-performing employees while reducing costs.
  • Divided and categorized cargo received and redirected shipments in response to customer requests.
  • Directed activities of staff performing repairs and maintenance to equipment, vehicles, and facilities.
  • Promoted brand at industry events and through ongoing networking efforts.
  • Expedited resolutions of shipping errors and packaging mistakes.
  • Tracked production and quality control systems to proactively identify deficiencies.
  • Reviewed established business practices and improved processes to increase efficiencies and reduce expense without compromising customer service levels.
  • Led warehouse improvement initiatives to advance operational efficiencies and increase revenue.
  • Negotiated contracts with outside providers and rates for facility leases to minimize costs to company.
  • Integrated warehouse operations with existing and new business processes.
  • Reduced worker accidents by implementing improved safety standards and monitoring procedures.
  • Organized records of vehicles, schedules and completed orders.
08/2001 to 08/2006
E-4 Specialist US Army City, STATE,
  • Worked with superiors to standardize job responses and duties for security perimeters.
  • Conducted reconnaissance operations for planned operations and general intelligence gathering.
  • Provided current weapons systems training to incoming soldiers to maintain combat readiness.
  • Inspected and performed regular maintenance on company communication equipment.
  • Installed, operated and maintained field communications equipment.
  • Successfully maintain clean, valid driver's license and access to reliable transportation.
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.
  • Offered friendly and efficient service to all customers, handled chJessicaging situations with ease.
  • Used Microsoft Word and other software tools to create documents and other communications.
  • Developed and maintained courteous and effective working relationships.
  • Demonstrated respect, friendliness and willingness to help wherever needed.
  • Created plans and communicated deadlines to ensure projects were completed on time.
Expected in 06/1992 to to
Yes: Basic
Ewa Elementary - Ewa, HI,
Expected in 06/1994 to to
Yes: Basic
Ilima Intermediate - Ewa Beach, HI,
Expected in 06/1998 to to
Yes: Basic
James Campbell High School - Ewa Beach, HI,
Expected in 06/2000 to to
Associate Degree: Astronomy And Computer Science
University of Hawaii - West Oahu - Kapolei, HI
Expected in 06/2001 to to
Associate Degree In Nursing: Nursing Assistance
University of Hawaii At Manoa - Honolulu, HI
Expected in 06/2001 to to
Associate: Carpentry
Kapiolani Community College/University of HI Community Colleges - Honolulu, HI

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Ewa Elementary
  • Ilima Intermediate
  • James Campbell High School
  • University of Hawaii - West Oahu
  • University of Hawaii At Manoa
  • Kapiolani Community College/University of HI Community Colleges

Job Titles Held:

  • Private Duty Nurse
  • Inventory Specialist
  • WearHouse Manager
  • E-4 Specialist


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  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Associate Degree
  • Associate Degree In Nursing
  • Associate

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