Jerome Richardson

Summary

A highly skilled, talented and qualified electronic technician, more than three years of experience in the electronics field. Looking for a challenging position as electronic technician to utilize my skills and experience in an organization that has won, one of the best places to work award in Orlando.

Experience

Work History
Apr 2007 - Present

Shift Manager

RaceTrac Petroleum

Orlando, Florida

  • Completes store operational requirements by following up on work results and training staff. Maintains store staff job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.
  • Identifies current and future customer requirements by establishing rapport with potential and actual customers and other persons in a position to understand service requirements. Ensures availability of merchandise and services by maintaining inventories.
  • Markets merchandise by studying advertising, sales promotion, and display plans; analyzing operating and financial statements for profitability ratios. Protects employees and customers by providing a safe and clean store environment. Maintains the stability and reputation of the store by complying with legal requirements.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies. Maintains operations by initiating, coordinating, and enforcing program, operational, and personnel policies and procedures.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. 
Aug 1990 - Dec 2006

Tour Operator, Treasurer, Secretary and Chief Technology Officer

Virgin Island Taxi Association

St. Thomas, VI

  • Organizing and preparing holiday tours, collecting, evaluating and responding (as appropriate) to customer feedback.
  • Using market research information to guide decisions, creating and producing tour packages, brochures and internet-based information, providing pricing information.
  • Awarded certificate from the local Chamber of Commerce and the West Indian Company Limited, (cruise lines agent), for outstanding customer service.
  • Responsible for directing the organization's budget, overseeing investment of funds, managing and limiting risks, supervising cash management activities. Handles receipt, disbursement, banking, protection and custody of funds, securities, and financial instruments.
  • Advised management on investments and loans, prepared and interpret financial reports. Handled account collections and credit extensions, Developed policies for debt collections and analyzed all financial records to audit past actions.
  • Recruit, train and manage team members, oversaw the budgeting of costs and cost management done by the association.
  • Created a new billing system that resulted in the collection of sixty thousand dollars from Cunard Cruise Line.
  • Ensured that all meetings were effectively organized and minutes taken. Creating agendas based on information received from committee members and circulating approved minutes. Ensuring that actions agreed upon were carried out. Keeping a record of the organization’s activities and a diary of future activities. Made sure the activities of the organization and future programs were reported to members, the press and the public. Prepared reports of the organization’s monthly activities for the monthly General Meeting.
  • Recognized as the youngest Secretary and Treasurer of the association.
  • Set up the first computer network for the association. Installed, monitored and uninstalled A/V equipment for monthly meetings, clean computer equipment and peripherals as needed.  Provide file Restoration services for entire office. Troubleshoot, maintained and repaired Information Technology equipment.  Support staff development and training on new technology, install/remove programs to support instruction and proper operation of office computers.
  • Trained staff in scanning documents and pictures which were requested by tour operators. Configured and set up of printers, projection devices, and monitors to work effectively with existing technology. Served as a role model for staff in demonstrating a positive attitude at all times, dressed appropriately, and always maintained a strong and effective work ethic.

Education

Education
2016

Associate's Degree in Electrical Engineering

ITT Technical Institute

Lake Mary, Florida

  • Coursework in Electro-technology, Thermodynamics and Electronics, Electrical Codes
  • Coursework in PLC, Microcontroller programming, C programming
  • Coursework in Analog and digital Electronics, Electronic Communication
  • Course work in computer networking and programming