To obtain a position that will enable me to use my strong organizational skills, educational background, quality assurance experience, & empower me to make a positive contribution to the organization.
Confidential,675 Allen Road, Carlisle, PA Managed production department, personnel schedules, copyright book & print schedules; compiled ads; conducted final quality assurance checks, performed editor & author proofing; implemented reprint corrections; approved printer proofing; unified communication with other departments; oversaw new system development for overall functional requirements & specifications; developed & maintained effective communications with clients all over the globe; evaluated problematic trends & identified requirements to provide solutions; ensured Acumen matched the material that is published, & fulfilled purchase orders. Picked, packed & labeled outgoing shipments. Conducted inventories of existing stock & reconciled with system record balances.
Outbound Warehouse Associate: 12/12 - Present
Prepares orders for shipment in accordance with the pick ticket & customer requirements. Package & ship in accordance with packaging guidelines & accepted methods & practices. Segregate completed packaged material to correct shipping lanes & modes. Troubleshoot problems to resolution.
Confidential,920 Links Ave, Landisville PA
Customer Service Rep: 12/11—10/12
Maintained positive communication with customers via phone & email; reviewed products for quality; scheduled jobs, followed-up & provided status to customers; ordered special material; billing; packing & shipping.
Confidential, 701 E. Chocolate Ave, Hershey, PA
Print Coordinator: 3/11–12/11; Prod. Coordinator: 9/10–3/11; Sr. Managing Ed.: 9/08 – 9/10; Managing Ed.: 9/07 – 9/08; Asst. Managing Ed.: 5/07 – 9/07; Editorial Asst.: 8/06 – 5/07
Confidential,718 Poplar Street, Lebanon, PA Worked in layout & prepress; designed ads; managed filing; organized mail, responded to customer needs.
Data Entry: 12/05 – 8/06; Pagination: 12/04 – 12/05
Associate of Science Degree in Graphic Design: Key Course Work: Design concepts for packaging & advertising; print preparation & production; design thumbnails, roughs & final comps for printing advertising; wide range of typography; Patone Matching System (PMS) & four-color processing; basic photography; black & white darkroom; Adobe Acrobat, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign; QuarkXpress; PageMaker; MathType, elements in graphic design; principles of visual communication; drawing & illustration; desktop publishing; color theory; digital imaging editing; oral communication.; graphic design applications; print production; dimension in design; web design; advertising.
Graphic Technology: Senior year of high school (’03) Sales/customer service; career skills training; layout & graphic design; image assembly; plate making; full color offset press operation; folding/binding & finishing; Certificate of Recognition; PA Skills Certification; NOCTI Certification; Certification of Completion in Printing & Operating a Press