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CV, USA GIS Analyst seeking sponsored employment in the UK

I am currently unavailable for work
Serial No: 10544

List top 5 skills: administrative assistant, criminology, research
Short Bio:

UK GIS Master graduate and GIS Analyst seeking sponsored employment in the United Kingdom. I have 6 years administrative experience requiring a strong degree of confidentiality, integrity and good judgment. I have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. I have a proven ability to work well under pressure with the capability to manage multiple projects, tasks, and due dates.

Current location: 

California, United States - View on map

Nationality: 

American

Preferred Sector of Employment: 

IT and Technology, Admin and Clerical

Spoken languages: 

english

Locations I am interested in working:

United Kingdom



EDUCATION:

Master of Science (Merit), Geographic Information Systems (RICS Accredited)

University of Leicester, Leicester – October 2012 to November 2013

Thesis: Living in Violation: A Geographic Analysis of Sex Offender Housing Restrictions in Sacramento, California

Master of Art, Criminology

University of Kent, Canterbury – September 2011 to September 2012

Thesis: Alternative Sentencing for Criminal Drug Users: An Evaluation of an Adult Felony Drug Court in California

Bachelor of Science, Geography (Emphasis: Cultural, Politics, and Place)

University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, USA – September 2006 to June 2010

Minor in Economics

Semester Abroad: Paderno del Grappa, Italy – September to December 2009

Consortium Institute of Management and Business Administration (CIMBA)

Studied: Business Law, Economics and overview of European business practices

WORK EXPERIENCE:

GIS Analyst, Avalex Inc Civil Engineering and Environmental Services

South Lake Tahoe, CA (March 2014-Present)

•Develop, update and maintain GIS data, maps and corresponding metadata

•Apply GIS and data analysis, prepare and compile GIS analysis, including maps and

tables for client project reports

•Design, create, implement and maintain relational databases

•Assist in researching and implementing cloud-based GIS applications using open

source application

•Maintain high attention to detail of data standards, naming conventions, quality assurance

Schedule Production Assistant, Lake Tahoe Community College,

South Lake Tahoe, CA, USA (August 2010-September 2011)

•Worked in data entry with sensitive, personal information in a confidential manner

•Worked directly with LTCC faculty, staff, students and local organizations to collect, troubleshoot and input their schedules and facilities rental for the upcoming academic quarter

•Created and managed invoices, processed cash and/or check transactions

•Responsible for the maintenance of the Schedule Production website

Legal Assistant, Law Office of Steven C Bailey,

Placerville, CA, USA (August 2004-January 2008)

•Prepared attorney trial books by organizing all documents and evidence into notebooks, by meticulously analyzing and writing summaries of all law enforcement and witness statements

•Created PowerPoint presentations for attorney’s closing statements at trial

KEY SKILLS GAINED THROUGH EDUCATION/WORK EXPERIENCE:

•A thorough understanding and proven ability to perform the following GIS functions: geocoding, spatial analysis, data entry and maintenance, metadata creation and editing, and cartographic design

•A strong degree of confidentiality, integrity and good judgment

•Acquired knowledge of principles, methods, and techniques used in research and analysis

•Strong analytical and problem solving skills

•Efficiency and accuracy with data entry processing

•Proven ability to work well under pressure with the capability to manage multiple projects, tasks, and deadlines

•Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with ability to comprehend and respond accurately to all levels of management and general public

TRAINING/CERTIFICATES:

•University of Kent Graduate School Global Skills Award (2012)

•Basic Negotiation Workshop by The Negotiation Lab (2012)

•Attendee of the Common Study Programme in Critical Criminology (2011/2012)

•Certificate of Breakthrough from the LIFE Leadership Development Program (2009)

•Training in Kepner-Tregoe Problem Solving and Decision Making Workshops (2009)

COMPUTER SKILLS:

• Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Publisher, Outlook

• Advanced GIS Software: ESRI ArcGIS Desktop (10.0/10.1), EDRAS Imagine 2011,

R Console, IDRISI, QGIS

• Office Software: ScheduleVIEW, EMS Event Planning, Curriculum Manager (CMS),

California Virtual Campus (CVC), POISE, Abacus, LexisNexis, Quicken

• Design Software: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign

• Basic Knowledge of HTML language

• Operating Systems: Linux (Limited knowledge), OS X and Windows

• Type 45 WPM and 10-Key Calculator by touch