Marco Garces

Marco Garces

Education

Education
Aug 2006 - May 2010

Bachalors of Arts

West Virginia University

Work History

Work History
Sep 2009 - Apr 2010

Side Pocket Pub Server

West Virginia University
  • Prepared food orders for customers.
  • Managed other responsibilities such as cleaning, customer service, and proper health protocol with other employees.
  • Developed a solid customer base for establishment and brought new customers in.
Jun 2009 - Jan 2010

Seasonal Intern

Navy Federal Credit Union
  • Managed member accounts to secure that all information was up to date and accurate.
  • Gathered and distributed office mail to appropriate employees.
  • Collaborated with permanent staff in convergence from OTTS system to VinTek system.
  • Trained new incoming seasonal employees.
Jul 2009 - Aug 2009

Intern

Fairfax County Democratic Committee
  • Prepared and drafted over 10 different letters to patrons asking for their support in the Nov.’09 state election.
  • Spoke with over 50 patrons daily asking for democratic candidate support.
  • Canvassed surrounding  neighborhoods in Fairfax County to inform patrons of the coming November ’09 state elections.
  • Prepared and drafted letters to current democratic congressmen and congresswomen asking for their support for President Obama’s new health care reform bill.
  • Lobbied for support of health care reform bill.
  • Aided different Democratic Candidates organizations in distributing candidate literature to patrons.
Sep 2006 - Apr 2009

Lab Attendant, College of Business &Economics/School of Journalism Computer Labs

West Virginia University
  • Managed appearance of computer labs.
  • Secured all equipment in the lab was running properly.
Jun 2006 - Aug 2006

Cashier

Home Depot
  • Processed over 100-200 customer transactions daily.
  • Secured all merchandise was priced and charged correctly.
  • Prevented any forms of theft attempts taking place during the checkout process.
Jun 2005 - Aug 2005

Brand Representative/Model

Hollister Co,
  • Provided customers with information pertaining to the store, clothing, and specific item interest.
  • Recruited new brand representatives as a recruiting office.
  • Communicated well with fellow employees to keep a positive work environment.
  • Managed appearance of the store.

Objective

To use the skills of Communication and Foreign Language I have acquired during my education and work experiences to gain an entry level position in a professional organization and promptly contribute to the organizations goals and objectives.

Volunteer Work

Mountaineer Boys and Girls Club (Morgantown, WV)

  • Participated in outdoor and indoor activities with kids ages 6-18
  • Offered help to the kids during power hour, which is there study and homework hour

Sundale Nursing Home (Morgantown, WV)

  • Participated in games and activities with the residents.
  • Assisted staff in serving dinner to residents, as well as help clean up.
  • Actively communicated and built relationships with residents and staff.

The Bartlett House (Morgantown, WV)

  • Assisted permanent staff in preparing and serving dinner for the residents.
  • Cleaned up kitchen and washed dishes after the dinner hour.
  • Assisted in the transportation of donated food from WVU Dinning Halls.

Skills

Skills

Interviewing

Interviewed different U.S. Congressmen and Women about there opinion on President Obamas the new Health  Care Reform bill. Interviewed different members of congress about supporting two new bills for Hepatitis C Research and aid for the Genocide in Dar fur.

Microsoft Office

Proficient with Word, Excel, Power Point, and Access  

Bilingual

Spanish is my second primary language. I am proficient in speaking, reading, and writing in Spanish.