Objective Ã¢?? To retain a part-time position while attending university.
Sales Associate Sears November 2009 Ã¢?? April 2010
Sales Associate at a Sears store. Worked in the sale of major appliances and electronics.
Assisting and guiding customers through purchase decisions providing honest and articulate answers to questions
Processing purchases and returns, account payments, and warranty claims
Opening and closing the registers, cash handling, organizing and updating signage, inventory, and records
Maintaining a professional appearance representative of the establishment
Distinguishing between different levels of urgency during busy hours and prioritizing tasks
Communication and rapport building with customers
Working successfully in a fast paced stressful environment that demanded efficient multi-tasking
Apprentice Electrician Villa Electric Ltd March 2008 Ã¢?? July 2009
1st year apprentice working at wood frame and steel stud construction sites throughout the Lower Mainland.
Basic circuitry and wire pulling
Framing and piping work Ã¢?? reframing trouble areas
Installing heaters, lights, switches, plugs, and dishwashers
Extended periods of intensive focus when working on live circuits
Adaptive problem solving and simple mathematics
Working as part of a team Ã¢?? organizing and sequencing tasks and workers for increased productivity
General Labourer Marzstone Contracting September 2007 Ã¢?? February 2008
General Labourer involved in hard-landscape. Worked in the installation of paving stone driveways.
Operating the cutting saw and skid-steer
Laying and grading of substrate, installation of paving stones
Adhering to strict safety procedures
Heavy lifting Ã¢?? prolonged periods of intense exertion
Graduated from Brookswood Secondary School 06/07
Attending Kwantlen Polytechnic University in pursuit of a degree in business administration
Excellent references available from all employers upon request.