CV, Cardiff Based, Open To Any Opportunity In The City

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 18226

Skills keywords: kitchen assistant, labourer
Short Bio:

Have held a number of different positions, including sedentary and physical work.

Current location: Wales, United Kingdom - View on map
Nationality: Greek
Preferred Sector of Employment:  , IT and Technology, Hotel and Catering
Spoken languages: english, Greek
Location I am interested in working: United Kingdom
List the countires you have a visa to work in: Denmark, greece, United Kingdom

Education & Qualifications

09/1999 – 06/2002 Computer Systems & Network Support
6th Technical Vocational School. Heraklion, Crete – Greece

Fundamentals of computer science, networking, hardware/software installation, problem solving.

Multimedia software, introduction to programming, SQL & Access databases, MS Word/Excel/PowerPoint.

11/2014 – today
Self-studying for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification. In the process of expanding my knowledge in IT, I have started preparing myself for this exam for an even deeper understanding of the Networking field which I find to be the most interesting and suitable for me. By achieving this goal, I will be able to build, setup, optimize, administer and maintain any SOHO or Enterprise network.

Career Summary

11/2014 – 12/2014
Greek Taverna – Restaurant ‘Santorini’ – Bayswater, London

Full preparation of the restaurant from cutlery, dishes to glasses as well as cellar keeping. Welcoming customers, taking their order, serving and cleaning up tables afterwards.

08/2014 – 10/2014
Copenhagen Stage Crew – Copenhagen, Denmark
Stagehand worker.

Stage load in and out. Unpack, assemble, connect all the equipment such as cables, lights, racks, sound components etc. as well as disassemble everything back, pack and store them back in the truck.

05/2014 – 10/2014
Asador Argentinian Restaurant – Christianshavn, Denmark
Dish washer.

Washing all kitchen dishes and utilities as well as cleaning dish washing area, kitchen floor and cooking equipment (grill, oven, cooker, fryer).
I have had two short term fixed period contracts so far plus some extra days occasionally since May.

07/2014 – 10/2014
DBS through KBH-Services – Copenhagen, Denmark
Demolition worker

Various demolition tasks using hand tools or machine equipment. Nothing stands on my way when I hold a crowbar or a sledgehammer. This has been a very enjoyable hard work.

On roofs I have had to remove slates (asbestos also), chimneys, windows, struts, metallic parts, gutters, insulation (rock-wool, tar & gravel etc.) and distribute the materials to the containers.

Indoors, in apartments or stores I have removed floor tiles, have broken concrete slabs using pneumatic drill, wooden floor battens and beams, have cut plaster walls, windows, pseudo-ceiling, lights as well as anything needed to be broken in smaller pieces and be placed in the containers.

03/2013 – 09/2013
Bari-Napoli Italian restaurant. Heraklion, Crete – Greece.
Food delivery, odd jobs.

Accepting orders by phone, package preparation and delivery by motorbike. General help in the kitchen, cleaning, table pickup, filling up refrigerators (groceries & beverages) and wood for the oven.

11/2011 – 10/2012
Working on our own land plus various employers. Messara plain, Crete – Greece.
Agricultural work.

Land plowing (plow & hoe), pesticide spraying by tractor. Mostly for our own olive tree and grape fields. Olive threshing, olive tree and vine pruning, grapes picking and potato gathering.

Olive oil factory worker – collecting the sacks from the fields for customers and processing the olives to the factory line for the olive oil production.

08/2008 – 09/2011 Aghia Pelagia, Crete – Greece.
Office Clerk.

Reservations department: communication with customers through the phone and via e- mail. General information given, helping them with creation, amendment or cancellation of their bookings.

‘Back office’ end user: database entry (rates, car models, locations, stations etc.), excel sheets processing.

Technical support: setting up new as well as repairing and keeping computers up to date, problem solving (software or hardware related), peripherals repair and maintenance.

03/2004 – 09/2004
Cretan Consumables and Stationery Store (Wholesale & Retail). Heraklion, Crete – Greece.
Warehouseman assistant, delivery.

Accepting new orders and storing new products on shelves and cabinets.

Ordered products delivered door to door by car around the island.

06/2002 – 08/2002
Elounda Beach Hotel. Elounda, Crete – Greece.
Room Service (short term contract).

Delivery of customers’ desired meals to their room. Mini bar stock keeping.

09/1999 – 04/2002
‘Tartufo’ Italian Restaurant. Heraklion, Crete – Greece.
Food Delivery (part time while studying in high school).

Accepting orders by phone, package preparation and delivery to customers’ given address by motorbike.

Cellar & pantry keeper (beverages, raw materials, wood for the oven etc.), odd jobs.