Andrew W. Kauffold
Las Vegas, NV
Penn State University
Bachelor of Science in Finance and Business Administration
Cortiva Institute of Massage, Seattle, WA
Certificate of completion
Eastmont Senior High School, East Wenatchee, WA
High school diploma
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
A quick learner with an unmatched desire and work ethic
A strong performer in high-stress, time-sensitive environments
Natural leader with strong social skills and ability to fit in with any team
Mature, accountable, responsible. Excellent oral and written communication skills.
PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE
Vegas Valley Locking Systems 2018
Security Technician: Las Vegas, NV
Locksmithing; door hardware installation and repair
Inventory tracking and accounting
Installation and maintenance of security systems and intrusion detection
US State Department 2011 - 2014
Technical Security Specialist 2011 –2014: Jordan, Israel, Lebanon, Kuwait, Yemen, Bahrain, Jerusalem, Algiers, Germany, Thailand
Collaborated and liaised with hundreds of embassy personnel including FBI, CIA, high ranking diplomatic staff, and other law enforcement and military agencies in several multinational projects.
Managed detailed inventories valued over 4.3m worth of equipment, supplies, and travel budget.
Accepted the Meritorious Honor Award form the US State Department for my initiative, effective communication, and outstanding work ethic.
US Navy Construction Electrician 2nd Class (E-5) 2006-2011
Construction Electrician 2006 – 2011: Virginia Beach, Columbia, Iraq, Haiti, Dozens of US States.
Deployed around the country and the World to assist US Special Forces in construction and logistics support.
Regularly assigned as lead on duties previously assigned to higher ranked personnel such as camp lead electrician, lead on camp berthing assignments, air and personnel cargo transport.
Received two Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medals, as well as two Joint Service Achievement Medals for my performance over a three-year span.
Supervised and provided on the job training to over 30 personnel and taught over 20 professional and military development courses for use in acquiring Expitionary Warfare medal, and career development courses.
Estee Lauder 2004 – 2005
Skin Care Advisor: East Wenatchee, WA
Customer loyalty led to a client list that established repeat business, as well as being the highest rated employee of all employees at the East Wenatchee, WA Macy’s for three straight quarters based on customer feedback.
Killer Kolor 2004 – 2005
Director of Sales and Marketing: Wenatchee, WA
Designed and implement direct marketing campaign which resulted in 30% revenue growth year-over-year during 4QFY ‘04
VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE / COMMUNITY SERVICE
Elijah’s Promise, July-Dec 2014 -- New Brunswick, NJ
Volunteered regularly over a 6-month period to cook and provide hot meals for the homeless
Knights of Columbus, Sep. 2010 -- Virginia Beach, VA
Installed tents, tables, generators, electrical infrastructure, and temperature control units to be used in a multi-day fund-raising event for the Knights of Columbus.
Haiti earthquake humanitarian relief, Jan – Apr 2010 -- Port-Au-Prince, Haiti
Led the team of personnel assisting US Special forces providing humanitarian relief in Haiti. Assisted local missionaries in solving electrical issues. Built an electrical grid for Haitian orphans.
Habitat for Humanity, May-Sep. 2005 -- Wenatchee, WA
Volunteered on numerous occasions to assist in the building of houses for low-income families in the community.