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Seeking Employment

Post by brendonjames40 » Tue Jul 16, 2019 12:41 pm

Mr. Brendon Charles James
1248 Hawkins Wood Cir
Midlothian, VA 23114
Mobile: 757-453-5224
Email: brendonjames40@gmail.com
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Highly self-motivated, relocatable and organized professional seeking a position where my extensive and diverse experience and skills can positively impact company operations. Documented track record of exceptional work and maximizing productivity through hard work, dedication and attention to detail. A resilient nature, together with a solid work ethic and best practices, contribute to the achievement of a demanding work environment.

Work Experience:

EMC Mechanical
1802 Ellen Rd
Richmond, VA 23230 United States

10/2018 - Present
Estimator
Duties, Accomplishments and Related Skills:
-Prepares work to be estimated by gathering proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents.
-Identifies labor, material, and time requirements by studying proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents.
-Computes costs by analyzing labor, material, and time requirements.
-Resolves discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information.
-Presents prepared estimate by assembling and displaying numerical and descriptive information.
-Prepares special reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
-Maintains cost data base by entering and backing up data.
-Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing technical publications.
-Works autonomously on a daily basis.
-Personally responsible for over $3 million in sales of company’s services to General Contractors.
-Works with multiple vendors to assure that the customer is receiving the best price possible.
-Works in Trimble Autobid and Microsoft Excel to accurately calculate materials needed for job completion.
-As part of the company's "Idea Team", addresses issues and assists in formulating plans to enhance productivity.
-Keeps track of past and current bid documents to ensure that the department stays on goal for projected revenue.
-Develops lasting and meaningful relationships with vendors.
-Prepares documents and presentations for B2B sales with other department personnel before presenting to general contractors.
-Creates written and trackable goals to cover day to day operations as well as weeks in advance, which keeps me accountable and provides a visual representation of goals to achieve.

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Woodfin Heating
1821 N. Hamilton St
Richmond, VA 23230 United States

08/2015 - 10/2018
Senior Plumber
Duties, Accomplishments and Related Skills:
-Assemble pipe sections, tubing and fittings, using couplings, clamps, screws, bolts, cement, plastic solvent, caulking, or soldering, brazing and welding equipment.
-Fill pipes or plumbing fixtures with water or air and observe pressure gauges to detect and locate leaks.
-Review blueprints and building codes and specifications to determine work details and procedures.
-Prepare written work cost estimates and use negotiation techniques to secure contracts.
-Study building plans and inspect structures to assess material and equipment needs, to establish the sequence of pipe installations, and to plan installation around obstructions such as electrical wiring and building structure.
-Keep records of assignments and produce detailed work reports.
-Met or exceeded all quotas, resulting in 80% revenue increase over 12 months.
-Used strong communication skills as well as product knowledge to bring the customer the best value, which caused a higher retention rate of customers and recommendations to future customers.
-Used unwavering time management while working autonomously to ensure satisfactory job completion.
-Perform complex calculations and planning for special or very large jobs
-Locate and mark the position of pipe installations, connections, passage holes, and fixtures in structures, using measuring instruments such as rulers and levels.
-Measure, cut, thread, and bend pipe to required angle, using hand and power tools or machines such as pipe cutters, pipe-threading machines, and pipe-bending machines.
-Supervise Junior Plumbers and provide guidance when needed on jobs that may be more complex for their understanding.

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U.S. Army
91210 Headquarters Ave
Fort Hood, TX 76544 United States

06/2011 - 11/2014
Multi-channel Systems Maintainer/Supply Manager
Duties, Accomplishments and Related Skills:
-Maintenance on assigned equipment, vehicles, security devices and power generators.
-Analyze BIT/BITE diagnostics to isolate faults in the Line Replaceable Units.
-Analyzed the computer network for faults and repaired as necessary.
-Set up peripheral networks and input data to bring full systems online.
-Set up the CITRIX computer network of 20+ workstations for the entire company and maintained to catch faults at their earliest appearance.
-Worked hand in hand with the NEC to ensure that all personnel were compliant with security measures specified by the Army.
-Trained 100+ soldiers annually on the proper use and utilization of the secure and non-secure networks.
-Set up and managed the Video Teleconference Network both stateside and during deployment to ensure clear and secure communications for all government assets.
-As an additional duty was responsible for maintaining and acquiring all supplies used by the company.
-Successfully transitioned over $200,000 of equipment and distributed the equipment throughout the country to be used by units in need.
-Was responsible for the acquisition and maintenance of over $5,000,000 of ordnance used by our UAV operators in counter-terrorism missions.
-Managed and supported supply management, logistics, inventory control, and order fulfillment operations for parts, supplies, and equipment as Transportation Coordinator.
-Ordered, received, stocked, and issued class IX, IV, and II parts and materials.
-Managed site's inventory stock levels and generated inventory, stock level, and transaction reports.
-Collaborated with Theater Aviation Management Program Forward Operation Bases Representatives and Army Logistics Aviation Representatives to transfer theater property equipment.
-Boosted efficiency to 100% after setting up all systems for shipping and receiving.
-Maintained 100% accountability of all equipment and assets during a 12 month deployment period through monthly inventory of all items.

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Woodfin Heating
8180 Mechanicsville Turnpike
Mechanicsville, VA 23111 United States

12/2005 - 06/2011
Senior Plumber
Duties, Accomplishments and Related Skills:
-Assemble pipe sections, tubing and fittings, using couplings, clamps, screws, bolts, cement, plastic solvent, caulking, or soldering, brazing and welding equipment.
-Fill pipes or plumbing fixtures with water or air and observe pressure gauges to detect and locate leaks.
-Review blueprints and building codes and specifications to determine work details and procedures.
-Prepare written work cost estimates and negotiate contracts.
-Study building plans and inspect structures to assess material and equipment needs, to establish the sequence of pipe installations, and to plan installation around obstructions such as electrical wiring.
-Keep records of assignments and produce detailed work reports.
-Perform complex calculations and planning for special or very large jobs.
-Locate and mark the position of pipe installations, connections, passage holes, and fixtures in structures, using measuring instruments such as rulers and levels.
-Measure, cut, thread, and bend pipe to required angle, using hand and power tools or machines such as pipe cutters, pipe-threading machines, and pipe-bending machines.
-Completed 4 years of Plumbing Technical School and worked from an apprentice to a Senior Plumber.
-Was responsible for earning at least $25,000 a month by performing service calls, large scale jobs and selling necessary plumbing fixtures.
-As part of a two-person team, consistently won team of the month bringing in the highest revenue/sales, which enabled me to earn substantial monthly bonuses.

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Education:
Saint Michael's Leaning Academy Houston, TX United States
Technical or Occupational Certificate 03/2015

Relevant Coursework, Licenses and Certifications:
Gained proficiency in SAP MM/FI which allowed me to earn a Course Completion Certificate.
Plumbing School Graduate through the Associated Builders and Contractors program.
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