Kayla Avila

  • San Antonio Tx

Work History

Work History
Jun 2013 - Apr 2015

Caregiver/ Medtech

Brookdale Senior Living

• Help clients or residents with the Activities of Daily Living

• Perform personal care activities; hygiene, ambulation, eating, dressing, toileting and shaving

• Talk and give company to clients and participate in resident activities

• Prepare hygienic meals and snacks for clients

• Provide clients or residents with transfers assistance by moving them in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs or cars

• Change bed linens, clean and iron residents’ laundry and assist keep residents’ room, cabinet, and dresser drawers neat and clean

• Maintain a specialized approach to responsibilities such as uniform, start times and absenteeism

• Take and record vital signs

• Create and maintain a pleasant work environment

• Help with sanitation and housekeeping duties of client’s room, bathroom, and common areas

• Perform genweral household tasks i.e.laundry, shopping, errands and transportation

• Implement and support resident-care plans

Feb 2012 - Jun 2013

Cashier

Academy Sports & Outdoors

• Greet customers as they arrive at the store and provide them with information about products and/or services

• Respond to customers’ complaints and resolve their issues

• Take payment in exchange of items sold

• Bag, box and wrap purchased items

• Identify prices of goods using memory or scanner

• Enter transactions in the cash register and provide customers with the total bill

• Sort and count currency and coins

• Issue receipts and change to customers

• Count money at the end and beginning of each shift

• Process exchanges and refunds

• Ensure that all checkout counters have enough cash

• Process credit card and check payments

• Weigh items and determine prices of the same

• Issue trading stamps and gift cards

• Perform the duties of customer service representative when required

• Maintain periodic sales reports and spreadsheets

• Assist in stocking shelves, rotating merchandise and marking prices

• Ensure management of daily cash accounts

• Maintain periodic transaction reports

• Ensure maintenance of check out areas

• Resolve customer complaints in a proactive manner

• Open and close tills

• Train other staff members to work as cashier

• Maintain knowledge of store inventory and sales activities

• Keep the work area tidy and clean

Education

Education
Jan 2015 - Present

Galen College of Nursing
Aug 2012 - Apr 2013

Palo Alto College
Aug 2011 - Apr 2012

Finlandia University
Aug 2007 - Jun 2011

Lytle High School