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To be associated with an organization where our mutual goals of quality solutions and profitability will be achieved.
Paladin Risk Management Ltd. 10/22/2013 – Present 250.00/Inspection
Risk Management Consultant/Construction Site Inspection Consultant - 3029 Blazing Star Drive Thousand Oaks, CA 91362
*Compliance reporting in written reports and photographs.
*Evaluate business practices to mitigate potential issues and claims.
*Provide documentation for claim adjusters, legal counsel and insurance carriers
*Inspect construction sites for compliance with State and Federal Regulations
*Provide detailed Reporting of compliant and non-compliant results
*Provide Risk Management Reviews and reports
*Provide Loss Prevention Reviews in narrative format
Basalite Concrete Products LLC Carson City, NV 8/26/2016 – 10/2/2018 65K
Regional Safety Coordinator 2500 Boeing Way Carson City, NV 89706
OSHA, MSHA, NDEP, City, State and County Compliance – 3 locations
Maintain Hazmat, Storm Water, Air Quality Permits & Smoke School Method Training and Evaluations
Reporting to all Subsidiary Levels
Maintain NVOSHA SHARP status – 2 Locations
Record Keeping and Program Availability, maintenance and Reviews – 3 Locations
Fire Suppression Systems inspections, Storm Water monitoring & Sampling – 3 Locations
Ensure that company-required programs or process are maintained.
Develop and Maintain Safety Programs from the regional office that support and integrate with current operations at the all levels - 3 locations.
Monthly Safety & Plant Inspections, Monthly Safety and Committee Meetings – 3 Locations
Record Keeping, Documentation, Accident and injury investigation, Root cause analysis and reporting. – 3 Locations
Develop Programs to move the company to electronic record keeping
Location specific task training – 3 Locations.
New employee orientation & Safety Training – 3 Locations
MRO Purchasing and Supply Inventory Maintenance – 2 Locations
New employee orientation
Complete Millwork Services Inc. Carson City, NV 2/4/2013 – 8/26/2016 22.00/hr
Safety Officer 4909 Goni Rd. Suite A. Carson City, NV 89706
*Manage and maintain all aspects of Safety & Health Programs & written plans, IIPP and sub-programs for facilities in Carson City, NV, Las Vegas, NV & Santa Clara CA and related construction sites
*Ensure Companywide compliance for Fed OSHA, CAL OSHA, NDEP, EPA, DOT, FMCSA, Local law enforcement, Fire Marshall, Workers Comp Insurance Carrier regarding Industrial and Construction Regulations & updates.
*Safety Training, inspections & Enforcement at all sites, New Employee Safety Training.
*Incident/Accident root cause Investigation & reporting.
*Recommend policy changes and additional safety programs, practices and procedures
*Maintain accurate and effective record keeping
*Manage & Dispose of Hazardous Waste Record keeping and reporting.
*Small tool distribution and repair company wide
The Home Depot Carson City, NV 8/29/2013 – 8/27/2016 10.00/hr
Sales Associate 921 Jacks Valley Rd, Carson City, NV 89705
*Safety In Focus Team Member
*Provide excellent customer service Storewide
*Operate Material Handing Equipment as approved by internal training
Grace Community Church Gardnerville, NV 11/2004 – 9/2012 5300.00/mo
Administrator/Ops/Facilities Manager 2320 Heybourne Rd, Minden, NV 89423
Reason for leaving: Personal Family matters
*Building and Facilities maintenance - Manage and maintain all facilities in conjunction with Grace Community Church & Grace Christian Academy.
*Compliance, Safety and Health Manager for Grace Community Church and Grace Christian Academy
*Project planning, preparation of cost estimates, budgets, scheduling and project management.
*Supervision of skilled and semi-skilled workers.
*Administration all functions of Grace Community Church
*Bookkeeper, Webmaster, Database Manager
*Administrate Church Building Project 20,000 sq ft. including 2.65 Million Bond Program
*Supervise Janitorial staff /Coordinate Volunteers
*Media Ministry Manager
*Grace Christian Academy Planning Committee
*Grace Christian Academy Board member
*Nevada Notary Public - Bonded
City of Refuge Gardnerville, NV 12/2002 – 11/2004
House Parent/Facilities Maintenance 952 Qadosh Rd. Gardnerville, NV 89410
Reason for leaving: to Work for Grace Community Church
*Manage and maintain all facilities in conjunction with Grace Comm. Ch. Including Church, and City of Refuge.
*Janitorial on all church Sites
*Tape Ministry, and Admin
*House Parents @ City of Refuge - a Nevada Non-Profit Organization
American Backflow Services Inc. Portland, OR 01/2001 – 10/2002 19.50/hr
Manager 5905 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97217
Reason for leaving: to go to Nevada, City of Refuge
*Manage and maintain all facets of backflow device testing and services in accordance with local, state and federal laws and codes.
*Manage Safety and Compliance Issues for the Backflow Department of American Plumbing
*Maintain test scheduling of current customer database.
*Conduct sales calls on new accounts and prospects.
*Maintain billing procedures.
*Customer Service and problem solving with over the phone and in field trouble-shooting.
*Supervise and dispatch crew of testers and maintain training, quality control and morale.
*Certified Backflow tester OR/WA and Confined space certified per in-house program.
Gunderson Inc. Portland, OR 8/1991 – 1/2001 18.45/hr
4350 NW Front Ave, Portland, OR 97210 Warehouse Lead 9/97-1/01
Reason for leaving: Hired to Manage American Backflow Services
Promoted to Warehouse Lead in 97 (see below). Duties included all that are associated with purchasing and inventory control of Maintenance, Repair and Operations parts in a large manufacturing facility of 1300 persons.
*Purchasing, Ordering, Shipping, Receiving, Problem Solving, Organization, Reporting & Planning for Maintenance Departments in U.S., Canada, Poland and Mexico Plants.
*Maintained inventory of 25,000 parts in a 100,000 sq ft warehouse.
*Schedule and coordinated vendor and contractor work with production and maintenance schedule.
*Maintain local and national vendor relations.
*Preliminary work of implementing a P-card system and necessary logistics from purchasing through receiving.
*Reporting of annual and monthly departmental budget on multi-account Departmental Basis.
*Manage and maintain three databases and facilitate upgrading computers in Maintenance dept.
*Supervise Database conversions and version upgrades for the Maintenance Department.
*Developed Access Database to fit interdepartmental, departmental and company wide needs.
*Review applications for hiring new personnel, Training for Maintenance Personnel
*Hazmat Trained by Marine & Environmental Testing Inc.
*Supervise & Train Warehouse Crew of 4; Distribute parts to 1300 persons
*Prep and apply various products as needed in accordance with OSHA requirements for safety and visibility
*Perform all facets of painting requirements on Industrial, Commercial & Automotive applications (Brush, roll, spray, conventional, airless and electrostatic)
*Repair/recondition Rolling Stock Vehicles & Heavy Equipment
*Interior/exterior office remodeling and new construction
*Operate Forklift and other equipment and vehicles
*Various maintenance skills, minor welding and machinery repair as needed
Wichita Sanitation Milwaukee, OR 12/1990 - 8/1991
Collector 4825 SE Arden St, Portland, OR 97222
Reason for leaving: to work for Gunderson Inc.
*Collected recyclable and non-recyclable refuse
*Instructed accounts on recycling procedures
Knez Building Materials Clackamas, OR 8/1990 -12/1990
Warehouseman/Retail Sales 8185 SW Hunziker St. Tigard, OR 97223
*Organized shipping and receiving system of 150,000 sq. ft warehouse containing wallboard/door/hardware
*Forklift operator, various types and sizes of stock trucks
*Daily customer service and interaction
Staff Jennings Portland, OR 1/1989–8/1990
Service Advisor Shop is now closed.
*Supervised three technicians
*Evaluated service quality control on all boat repairs
*Maintained warranty claims with manufacturers and vendors
*Scheduled service appointments. Sustained customer relations and billing procedures
United States Navy San Diego, CA 2/1986 - 1/1989
Third Class Petty Officer/ Boatswains Mate
Quickbooks, Dreamweaver, Macromedia Suite, Microsoft Windows, MSOffice Suite & Internet Products, Visibility, various email programs, Adobe Acrobat, Macromedia Suite and International Interchange
2018 Business Training Experts – Certificate in Leadership Essentials
2016 Associate of Safety & Health Management – Institute for Safety & Health Management
2016 Certified Safety and Health Practitioner, NVOSHA SCATS
2015 Red Cross Certified 1st Aid, CPR, Infant CPR, AED
2015 DOT Hazardous Waste Manifest Training
2014 NDEP Hazardous Waste Refresher, Reno, NV
2003 Nevada Department of Corrections Volunteer Training Carson City, NV
1993-1996 Portland Community College/Clackamas Community College Portland, OR
Computer Information Systems, General Education requirements, Transcript available on request.
USN Pac Fleet San Diego, CA Fire Fighting, Damage Control, Small boat Coxswain, Pilot Rescue Swimmer, Cosal Training
1981-1982 Universal Technical Institute Phoenix, AZ Certificate in Diesel and Auto Mechanics
National and Regional Member – ABPA (American Backflow Prevention Association)
Steve Terry – Regional Environment Health Safety Manager at Beacon Roofing Supply – 210-***-****
J.P Hooks – Manager of Research Support Services at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida - 813-***-****
Phil Cowee – Nevada State Director - United States Department of Agriculture - 775-***-****
Jeremy Anthony – Basalite Concrete Products – Regional Manager - 775-***-****
Tom Talbot – Owner - Talbot Construction Inc. 360-***-****
David R. Gamble – Douglas County Ninth District Judge (Ret.) – 775-***-****