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Joseph Martens

"I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples." ~ Mother Teresa


My name is Joseph Martens. Welcome to my ePortfolio. Below you will find professional documents such us my resume and cover letter, as well as other accomplishments.

Mission, Vision, and Values


As a criminal justice student, I intend to grow in my communication skills, and promote public safety in all areas of my life.


To help create a world where organized crime is no longer a problem in society.


  • Compassion
  • Honesty
  • Integrity
  • Courage
  • Respect
  • Trust


Short Term Goals

  • Create a demanding exercise schedule and follow it 
  • Complete the Criminal Justice - Policing program with at least a 3.0 GPA
  • Become active in a recreational volleyball league

Long Term Goals

  • Become a constable on a Canadian police department
  • Learn to speak Spanish fluently
  • Become a respectable and professional member in a  community.

Resume & Cover Letter


Jan 2014Dec 2016

Criminal Justice Policing Diploma

Lethbridge College - Lethbridge, AB
  • Developed a strong understanding of procedural and substantive law
  • Refined my ability in professional writing and notebooking
  • Learned practical policing skills like courtroom procedures, investigative techniques, and conflict management
  • Created good fitness habits
Sep 2001Jun 2014

High School Diploma

Noble Central School - Nobleford, AB
  • Maintained honour roll for grades 10, 11, and 12

Work experience


General Labourer

Village of Nobleford Public Works - Nobleford, AB
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills for unexpected issues
  • Communicated with the public and other companies in a professional manner
  • Displayed ingenuity in discovering better ways to  complete tasks
Oct 2015Dec 2015

General Labourer

Monarch Feeders - Monarch, AB
  • Developed precise hand-eye coordination
  • Trusted with expensive equipment without supervision
  • Worked successfully both alone and on a team


Yermo Enterprises - Nobleford, AB
  • Completed jobs quickly and efficiently
  • Managed working short notice hours
  • Maintained focus while working late shifts

Volunteer Experience

September 2014 - Present 

Middle School Youth Leader

Park Meadows Baptist Church - Lethbridge, AB

  • Demonstrated ability to teach youth in group and one on one settings
  • Gained skills helpful to building rapport with young people from different backgrounds
  • Showed responsibility in watching parents' children


  • Problem solving to find the best solutions
  • Good handle on mental math
  • Able to manage full semester and consistent volunteering
  • Able to adapt to unexpected obstacles
  • Willing to constantly learn and crow


  • Compassionate
  • Honest
  • Determined
  • Respectful
  • Trusting
  • Trustworthy


  • Agriculture Safety Certificate
  • Workplace Safety Certificate
  • Alberta Operator's Licence



Logan Howes


Village of Nobleford Public Works



Broc Higginson

Principle (Former)

Noble Central School



Ryan Thacker

Youth Pastor

Park Meadows Baptist Church