Tim Rice

Work History

Work History
Jun 2009 - Oct 2009

Assembler (4 Month Contract)

General Dynamics Land Systems Canada
  • Performed assembly (all stations) RWS Project.
  • Assembly and installation of components required. (Stn 11)
  • Assembly and installation of components required. (Stn 20)
  • Read blueprints and routings, report any errors or adjustments needed.
  • Participated in monthly safety talks.
  • Performed work in accordance with ISO 9002, ISO 14001 and ISO 18001 policies and procedures.
  • Received Spontaneous Recognition Award.
Feb 2008 - Jan 2009

Automotive Technician

Dave Collver Auto Care
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair automobiles.
  • Perform general repairs and maintenance on vehicles.
  • Suggest and help purchase diagnostic equipment and computers
  • Perform maintenance on computer/electronics equipment.
Nov 2007 - Feb 2008

Assembler (3 Month Contract)

General Dynamics Land Systems Canada
  • Alignments and final assembly of units. (Stn 20)
  • Install Government supplied electronics. (Stn 20)
  • Assembly and installation of components required. (Stn 19)
  • Install fluids, initial run-up, check for leaks and diagnose any problems that may arise. (Stn 19)
  • Drive vehicles checking for and correcting any problems. (Stn 19)
  • Obtained Vehicle In-Plant Driver's License.
  • Obtained Crane Operator's License.
  • Participated in monthly safety talks.
  • Performed work in accordance with ISO 9002, ISO 14001 and ISO 18001 policies and procedures.
Jun 2006 - Nov 2007

Technical Sales Specialist

Snap-On Diagnostics
  • Solicit new customers, find needs, show potential ways to improve their business.
  • Receive leads from 13 Tool Dealers and follow-up leads.
  • Train Tool Dealers for lead generation.
  • Territory expanded from one to two and a half territories across south-western Ontario from St. Marys to Sarnia and Windsor.
  • Promote and sell automotive garage equipment and software.
  • Perform demonstrations of equipment and software available.
  • Deliver, set-up and train equipment and software.
  • Set-up equipment training courses at Fanshawe College.
  • Arrange repair and maintenance for equipment with service personnel.
  • Resolve any problems or issues that may arise.
  • Provide weekly sales forecast and reports.
Jan 2003 - Jun 2006

Automotive Technician

Tony Clarke Car Care
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair automobiles.
  • Perform general repairs and maintenance on vehicles.
  • Suggest and help purchase diagnostic equipment and computers
  • Perform maintenance on computer/electronics equipment.

Education

Education

Certificates

Snap-On Diagnostics
  • Protecting Company Trade Secrets 
  • Record Retention Policies 
  • Code of Business Conduct and Ethics 
  • Ethical Awareness and Decision Making 
  • Insider Trading: Avoiding Risky Behavior  

Automotive Technician

Fanshawe College
  • Obtained Automotive Technician Certificate with Inter-Provincial Status
  • Obtained 3.8GPA
  • 4th highest marks in my class
Mar 2010 - Aug 2010

Information Technology Technician Diploma Program

Westervelt College

I am currently enrolled at Westervelt College starting March 2010. Once completed, I will have obtained certifications including A+ Technician, Network+ Technician and MCDST (Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician)

Sep 1983 - Jun 1987

Grade 12 SSGD

Woodstock Collegiate Institute

Objective

To find full-time night-shift and/or part-time employment while attending Westervelt College.

Availability for work:

      Mon.Fri - 5pm-7am / Sat-Sun - anytime

Interest

  • Computers – help repair, setup, purchase and maintain various systems for friends and family.-- fluent with Windows 98, 2000, XP, learning Vista/Windows 7 and Linspire. -- fluent with most Microsoft Office Applications.-- Studying for A+, Network+ and Security+ Certifications.-- Studying for Various Microsoft Certifications.-- Studying for Computer Forensics.-- help design and maintain websites for friends.-- fluent with HTML, CSS, Photoshop, learning and using PHP, MySQL, Flash, Fireworks, Dreamweaver.

  • Racing – help service, tune and compete with an Alcohol Funny Car running the IHRA and NHRA circuits.

  • Sports – enjoy competing in various sports such as golf, baseball and hockey.

Skills

Skills

Automotive Diagnostics

I've always enjoyed the challenges of diagnostics in the automotive field.

Computer Diagnosis and Repair

For the past 8 years, I have been performing computer diagnostics , repairs and upgrades for friends and family. I have numerous new computer systems in customers homes and businesses.

Adobe Photoshop