Princeton, Illinois 61356
Secure a position where I can use my management degree and accompanying skills to contribute to an organization
Eastern Illinois University: Charleston, Illinois
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Major: Management May 2012
Danville Area Community College: Danville, Illinois
Associates in Science and Arts, May 2010
Dunham's Athleisure Corporation Peru, Illinois Key Team Manager
Second in command in the store. Work closely with the manager to get the daily activities of the store complete. Unload and process trucks with a pallet jack and dolly. In charge of pricing and merchandising new product on the floor constantly. I am in charge of making sure that our rewards program numbers are hit consistently. Key holder, and counted on to close the store with a cleanliness and readiness for opening the next day. In charge of pulling register drawers and balancing the money every morning and night.
Sears Holdings Company Peru, Illinois Hardlines Supervisor
September 2016-October 2017
Was promoted back to a familiar position when the company created it. I was in charge of tools, mattresses, fitness, lawn and garden, appliances, and floor care. Made weekly schedules for those departments. Performed all of the duties of a manager
Sears Holdings Company Peru, Illinois Appliance Sales
February 2016-September 2016
Learned how to sell appliances on the go. Learned the nuances and ways to sell. Learned how to communicate with people. My pay was commission-based, so I learned how to sell in a very competitive environment. Became the best salesman in the department in the matter of a few months.
Sears Holdings Company Peru, Illinois Pricing and Merchandising Lead May, 2014-February 2016
I led the pricing and merchandising team, but that does not give the full story of the job. I am a key carrier in the store, I open and close by myself. I do everything that salaried managers do, except with hourly wage. I Ran the store with only 2 other managers for 3 months. Upon getting a new store manager, I was quickly promoted to the hardlines lead from softlines. I have extensive knowledge of pricing and merchandising. I have extensive knowledge of registers and their inner workings. I am manager on duty all the time, and fix issues when they arise. I also deal with customer complaints. Extensive knowledge in all store operations, while also making schedules, and approving transactions. I handle the safe and money as well as call offs. Experience in everything a store manager would do or have to know.
G4S Secure Solutions Princeton, Illinois Flex Officer
June 16, 2013-April, 2014
Traveled to various different G4S guard locations. Learn new jobs on the fly. Keep constant communication with my supervisor. Motorized patrols. Access control. A lot of swing shift work.
Global Pavement Consultants Fithian, Illinois Crew Chief August 8 2013-September 14, 2013 (Shreveport, Louisiana)
August 23, 1017-October 1, 2017 (Kellog, Idaho)
Supervised a crew of 6 workers on a construction project. Managed people by delegating jobs, came up with efficient ways to complete tasks, learned new functions of the job on the fly, fixed issues on the fly, and coordinated with the boss. Worked with a MIT scanner on the interstate to scan the bars beneath the concrete. Ran the machine, and collected the data. Made sure to send the data off to the analyst in a proper amount of time. Worked with heavy equipment, cones, did some traffic work.
G4S Secure Solutions Oakwood, Illinois Security Supervisor
November 10, 2012-June 15, 2013
Set up weekly schedules for all employees at the post
Communicate with the G4S headquarters on a daily basis
Make sure the employees are performing their daily tasks to the best of their abilities
Hire and train new employees on every aspect of the job
Conduct interviews for possible new hires, I have performed 5
Motorized patrol, entrance protection, and write reports
Promoted to supervisor within 5 months of doing the job
HONORS AND ACTIVITIES
OHS soccer captain all 4 years
Volunteer head soccer coach for Danville Park District, August 2009
Dean’s List Spring Semester, Danville Area Community College, 2010
Peace Meal at Eastern Illinois University, August 2010
EIU Charity Can Sculpture Contest, February 2012
Proficient use in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Project
Took a class working predominantly with Microsoft Access at Eastern Illinois University
Enjoy problem-solving, with exceptional skills in this area.
I have knowledge in house insulation.