• Bend OR

Joe Liska


Reliable, versatile, and efficient worker with experience in busy and fast-paced environments. Diverse skills include managing inventory, customer service, product merchandising, and team management. Picks up skills quickly and is able to provide employers with dependability, enthusiasm, and a drive for excellence.

Work experience

Work experience

Produce Clerk- Assistant Produce Department Manager

May 2015 - Present
  • Quickly promoted to Assistant Manager because of a strong work ethic and desire to learn and improve.
  • Placed daily produce orders by reviewing inventory back-stock and anticipating product demand. Inventory management led to improved sales and a decrease in purchases. 
  • Moved, organized, and off-stacked daily freight loads to improve department efficiency.
  • Created and organized product displays to show off promotional merchandise and correctly utilize floor space. 
  • Used strong interpersonal skills daily to solve problems for customers and team members.

Landscape Maintanence

Jun 2008 - May 2015
  • Performed weekly lawn and yard maintenance on several rental properties.
  • Met with clients to assess their needs and ensure they were being met.
  • Learned to use several different tools, techniques, and machines to meet the needs of clients.

Server Assistant

Jul 2006 - Sep 2009
  • Assisted servers and managers in an extremely busy and fast-paced environment in order to  provide customers with a positive dining experience. 
  • Learned to prioritize the most important tasks by assessing the restaurant's state and communicating needs with team members.



Liberal Studies

Jan 2005 - Jun 2008
Oregon State University