Brittany Cortes

  • Bronx NY


Hardworking, motivated College Graduate seeking a position that will offer opportunities for growth and advancement. My desire is to find a stable yet challenging position in a professional environment in which I am able to learn new technologies and skills while utilizing my previous experiences to improve beyond my current abilities. I enjoy working in a fast paced, highly motivating position where I can assist others while challenging and expanding my knowledge and understanding of the task at hand.

Work History

Work History
Dec 2014 - Nov 2015

Tech/Personal Assistant

Garden City Sleep Center

                   Responsibilities Included: Performing technical procedures with medical equipment. Handling of incoming and outgoing correspondences, which included Mail, Email, and Faxes. Organized personal and professional calendars as well as supplied reminders of meetings and events. Typed documents and complied information for meetings. Additional skills accompanied with this position included, scanning, filing, and record keeping

Sep 2013 - May 2014

Research Assistant

John Jay College of Criminal Justice

English Department

Responsibilities Included: Under the supervision of Professor Helmer,  

collected and analyzed data. Was responsible for video recordings , transcriptions, typing,  conducting surveys, and classroom observations.

Sep 2013 - Dec 2013

Department Assistant

John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Manhattan, NY English Department Assistant Responsibilities Included:

Under supervision, performed miscellaneous clerical, administrative, and research.

Answered and attended to telephone calls; maintained records, operated office machines(such as copiers and fax), sorted and distributed mail, and performed related tasks as required. Assists in statistical or research activities.

Jul 2011 - Jul 2013


Century 21 Department Store
Manhattan, NY Sale Cashier Responsibility Included: Accurately and efficiently complete all sales transactions and maintain proper cash and media accountabilities at POS registers. Assist in floor moves, merchandising, display maintenance and store. Ensure that each Guest received outstanding Guest Service by providing a Guest friendly environment which includes greeting and acknowledging every Guest.
Feb 2008 - May 2010

Bronx Community College

Bronx Community College
Bronx, NY Student Aid Responsibilities included: helping with students needs such as, school papers, computer programs and signing in and out the students, as well as maintaining a quiet and stable environment where students can come in and study and complete their school work.
Aug 2008 - Feb 2009


Duane Reade
Manhattan, NY Cashier Responsibilities included: cash transaction, interactions with the customers, helping to insure that the quality of customer service was at its highest level, and stocking new merchandises.
Nov 2006 - 2007


Burger King
Patchogue, NY Cashier Responsibilities included: cashier work, implementation of customer service skills, and food preparation. Interpersonal skills were practiced on a daily basis with all customers.
Sep 2004 - Oct 2006

Child Care Provider

employer Holbrook, NY Child Care Provider Provided childcare services for a three-year-old child. Responsibilities included: feeding, dressing, and attending to all of the needs of the child. Provided services for the child from age's three to five.


2012 - 2014


John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Global History

2008 - 2011

Associates Degree

Bronx Community College


2002 - 2006


De Witt Clinton High School



Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Ability to work with several operating systems, including Windows, Mac OSX

Fluent in speaking and writing in Spanish

WPM: 40-60