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Meteorological Observer

Seal Beach, California, United States
April 19, 2018

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Lauren Ben

**** **** ******, *** *******, Texas *8233 215-***-****


To use earned skills and obtain a professional career as a Meteorologist


Able to accomplish tasks and work efficiently with minimal supervision

Strong organizational and time management skills

Respectful with a positive attitude

Strong leadership and conflict resolution skills



North Park Auto Dealership, San Antonio, TX, January, 2017 – Present

Service Writer for Ford, Mercury, Lincoln, and Subaru

Liaison between patrons and technicians to see repairs of vehicles through

Provided support for customer relations and managed guest accounts

Senior Care Centers of America, Trevose, PA, February 2012 – July 2014

Administrative Assistant promoted to Human Resources Coordinator, February 2013 – June 2014

Created stock orders, processed marketing requests, regulated company messages, created corporate calendars and public announcements

Maintained counts for 20 center locations, corresponded with clients and referrals

Charged with ensuring new employees are set up with benefits and insurance, accurately maintaining payroll, apt in navigating Pre-Employ to confirm confidential criminal background and drug screen information

Tasked with ensuring all workers compensation requests were put in the system and paid out

Office Team Staffing Agency, Trevose, PA, September 2011 – February 2012

Customer Service and Administrative Assistant

Kept records and accounts up to date

United States Marine Corps

Weather Forecaster, July 2010 - Present

Section Head of Meteorology, Oceanography, and Meteorological Maintenance Marines

Oversee junior Marine meteorological observations, teach classes for professional advancement

Forecast for operational missions, including specific impact thresholds to ground and aviation components


University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

Completed over 80 hours towards a BS in Meteorology, August 2014 – December 2016

Millersville University, Millersville, PA

Completed 15 hours towards a BS in Meteorology, August 2012 – December 2012

United States Marine Corps and United States Air Force Joint Weather Forecasting School, Biloxi, MS

Obtained over 1600 classroom hours and observation hours, leadership courses, teamwork exercises, information security protection classes, October 2010 – September 2011


Was in Honors College, College of Atmospheric and Geographic Sciences at the University of Oklahoma

Recipient of Joe Friday Scholarship from Atmospheric & Geographic Science community

Former Historian and President of OU’s Sooner Air Traffic Control Association

Granted Secret Government Security Clearance from career in the United States Marine Corps

Was awarded a Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal for supporting disaster relief during Major Hurricane Harvey and Irma by standing as METOC Chief

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