Highly effective management professional emphasizing innovation and creation in solving complex problems. Energetic and results-focused with success in developing and leading diverse teams to achieve outstanding results.
Cost reduction strategies
Project planning and development
Budgeting and forecasting
Customer relations specialist
Radioman 3rd class petty officer09/1984
to 07/1989 US Navy – Honolulu,
HI Naval training including basic electricity and electronics school. equivalent to a Science of Electronics Degree.
Handled on board communications of radio messaging via satellite, HF and encrypted technology communications.
Responsible for a 12 hour shift supervising 3 other radioman. Maintaining radio communications at all times whether in shore or out to sea. Responsible for handing high priority messages directed to the officer of the deck or the ships Captain.
Hold a government top secret security clearance.
to 05/1996 Kinney Shoe Corp. – Hilo,
HI Completed manager training program from 1987-1989
Built a sales team that increased our sales that year by $155,000 We went from a $550,00 store to $890,000 store in 3 years.
In charge of hiring, firing, training, scheduling of 18 employees. Maintaining store inventory control, payroll and other office duties.
Responsible for building up my sales team and maintaining a positive attitude. Ensuring a fun and safe place for all employees to work in. Responsible for resolving differences between employees.
to 01/2006 Consumer Electronics Service – Elkhart,
IN Factory authorized for Consumer Electronics products.
Responsible for all employees, Hiring, Firing and training all employees.
Maintaining inventory control, payroll and other office duties.
Responsible for maintaining a good work relationship between employees while retaining good customer satisfaction of there equipment.
Traffic Signal Tech01/2006
to Current City Of Elkhart – Elkhart,
IN Maintaining 93 signalized intersections, 26 school flashers, 10 tornado sirens and a bunch of road weigh lighting.
Install new signalized intersections, school flashers,tornado sirens, decorative street lights and preform routine PMS on all things listed.
Responsible for the safety of all personnel working under my care in an intersection.
Qualifications held since starting my Job.
1. Work Zone Safety (signs, pavement markings and work zones) 2. Signal Tech Level 1 3. Signal Tech level 2 with field electrician certificate 4. Signal Tech Level 3 with field electrician certificate 5. Signal Construction level 2 6. Traffic Signal Inspector 7. Roadway Lighting 1 8. Fork left driver certification
All certificates are from the International Municipal Signal Association (IMSA).
Associate of Science: Electronics1987US NAVY-