HIGHLIGHTS OF QUALIFICATIONS
Current Diploma in Business Management, Diploma as a Paralegal, along with over eighteen years continuous experience in management and administrative roles constantly assuming more responsibility and ten-years’ experience working as and with Project Managers
Career and continuous learning focussing on hard work, attention to detail and the ability to get along with everyone.
Above average communication skills. Expert, energetic organizer and communicator with a proven ability to accomplish detailed activities. Strong liaison and follow up capabilities.
Very effective team working skills with the ability to work well under pressure and stay calm in a crisis.
Thorough understanding of the trades sector with regards to quality control, cost control, individual responsibility and teamwork.
Creative and energetic. Capable of the sustained effort necessary to see a project through from conception to completion.
Reputation for ethical relations with all levels of staff and able to maintain confidentiality in all situations.
Very detailed, organized and resourceful with a wide range of skills.
Highly dependable, punctual and flexible.
Work with senior management and project managers to prepare proposals.
Facilitator for internal taskforce for product development, project management, testing, research and development and client relations.
External committee facilitator for the purpose of developing detailed business requirements, ensuring service needs were met and regulatory interests were strictly adhered to.
Experienced in leading focus groups, developing feasibility studies and conducting needs analysis sessions.
In a Paralegal position, handled a variety of legal matters; advised and counseled clients; worked within the Court system to find suitable resolutions to the legal matters; handled all relevant paperwork for clients and for filing within the Court system; handled invoicing and accounting for own business.
Demonstrated ability to listen effectively to management, staff, clients and outside participants and appropriately and quickly resolve problems. Outstanding conflict resolution skills.
Responded to staff, clients and industry professionals by email, telephone and in person using my ability to identify their needs and concerns.
Excellent communication skills – written, report writing, verbal, presentation and active listening.
Always maintain a positive attitude with an appropriate sense of humour.
Pleasant and professional manner in dealing with everybody.
Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
Internet communications and research.
Operate standard office equipment.
QuickBooks, Simply Accounting/Sage 50.
Customized industry related software.
GANT Charts Software.
David Burnett -2-613-***-****
2016 CDI College, Ajax, ON – Business Management Diploma
2012 CDI College, Ajax, ON – Paralegal Diploma
2000 Durham College, Oshawa, ON – Welding Certificate
2001 Durham College, Oshawa, ON – Mechanic Certificate
2013 – Present Canadian Tire Corporation, Oshawa, ON – Service Advisor
2015 – 2016 Salit Steel, Bowmanville, ON – Plant Worker
2012 – 2015 Burnett Paralegal, Kingston/Oshawa, ON – Owner/Paralegal
2002 – 2013 DLB Contracting, Kingston,GTA ON – Owner/Contractor
1999 – 2002 Sarp Sewer Services, Ajax, ON – Fleet Manager
1996 – 1999 Hino Mechanical, Ontario – Mechanic Lead Hand/Service Writer
Golfing, Travelling, Continuous Learning
References available upon request.