Kaylin Taggart

Kaylin Taggart

Work History

Work History

Footwear Associate

Dick's Sporting Goods
  • Called other surrounding Dick’s Sporting Goods stores which allowed the transfer of information clearly and sufficiently. Calls were made for shoe transfers or to see if store carried certain shoe not sold at Vestal store.
  • Communicated with customers (between 75-100 per shift) in a friendly and professional manner by offering them shoe fittings and help with any sneaker, cleat or boot, etc. questions.
Mar 2012 - Present


Garber Automotive Group
  • Perform various administrative tasks including answering multi-line switchboard, sorting and metering the mail, filing Payables, laminating flyers and signs, and scanning documents.
  • Perform basic front desk receptionist duties such as greeting guests, doing retail receipts for customers and Accounting office, and brewing coffee and keeping coffee supplies stocked and filled.
  • Post invoices and complete purchase orders for the Accounting office using ADP Web Suite 2007.
  • Proficiently use Microsoft Excel to log in car counts on daily basis for the Honda, Porsche, Audi, Mazda and Pre-owned buildings; also assist with Bank of America payoffs for those cars.
  • Finalize dealer trades for Honda, Audi, Mazda, and Wholesales.
  • Scan and meticulously file Honda Warranties and PDI’s.
  • Assist with the Staples ordering process which includes ordering office supplies and distributing supplies after delivery; in charge of keeping supply cabinet organized and filled.
  • Research old customer information such as lease information, down payments, buyers orders, etc. for sales managers.
Dec 2011 - Mar 2012

Greeter at Garber Automotive Group

AP Professionals
  • ·Worked on a contract-to-hire contract for The Garber Automotive Group as a greeter; answered a multi-line switchboard, scanned repair order documents into the computer, and did random office work for the Accounting staff such as filing or organizing paperwork. 
  • I was hired full time by the Garber Automotive Group on March 19, 2012.
Jun 2011 - Dec 2011

Presentation Team Member

Target Corporation
  • Worked with other members of the Planogram team, setting aisles for merchandise.
  • Tasks included following directions in planogram packet such as printing labels, moving shelves, pushing merchandise to the floor, etc.
  • Thoroughly used multi-tasking and technical skills, patience and ability to also assist customers while executing projects.
  • Was named “Top Performer of the Month” for July and October 2011.
Mar 2010 - Aug 2011

Sales Associate/Cashier

Victoria's Secret
  • Performed duties of a cashier including sales transactions, returns/exchanges, credit card sales, checking credit card statements and balances for customers, de-censoring clothing, bras, and panties, and calling other stores. Was temp cash wrap lead in management (Nov. 2010-Jan. 2011).
  • Worked on floor sets after store hours which included moving and rearranging displays, bra and panty tables, bringing out new products to add/hang to shelves, putting up new advertisements, and cleaning floors and shelves.
  • Other duties included being on-call for whenever needed, always available for new training, inventory help, and store organization and clean-up.
  • Worked seasonal at GreeceRidge Mall Victoria’s Secret as cashier (November 2011-March 2012); included working Pink Nation events.
Sep 2007 - Dec 2009

Staff Writer

The Stylus


  • Voluntarily wrote for the student run newspaper, The Stylus; at least one article per week for the Lifestyles section; chose story topic from a generated list of ideas from Lifestyles Section editor or originated material myself.
  • Most articles consisted of feature news writing such as movie reviews, freelance articles, events happening on campus, etc.

·    *This was a unpaid, volunteer position for the Student run newspaper at the College at Brockport.

Jun 2009 - Aug 2009

Summer Intern

Tioga County Courier

I was an Intern for the Tioga County Courier for the summer of 2009.

  • Produced news and features (15-20 stories) alongside Editor.
  • Daily interaction with Advertising, Circulation, Design sales promotion, & Photography departments.Learned how different departments work together.
  • Writing duties included fact checking, copywriting and assisted research alongside Editor.
  • Standout Interviews Include: Las Vegas Chef Michael Ty, The Biggest Loser Contestant Trent Patterson, teachers of NASA astronaut, Doug Hurley.
  • Conducted telephone and in-person interviews.
  • Attended meetings and events including The Cal Harris murder trial (featured on 48 Hours).
Mar 2004 - Aug 2007

Server, Cook, and Cashier

The Big Dipper Icecream
  • Served customers and communicated effectively to ensure accurate orders (about 100-130 customers); seasonal store, amount of customers depended on time of year and weather. 
  • Memorized menu items which shows the ability to retain specific knowledge and trained new employees.
Aug 2006 - May 2007

Staff Writer

The Flashlight
  • Voluntarily wrote for The Flashlight, Mansfield University’s college newspaper for 9 months; One story was published in the Williamsport Gazette newspaper in 2006 as a freshman at Mansfield.
  • Typically wrote for the Lifestyles section but did some hard news reporting every so often for events going on on campus such as music events, plays, etc.


Aug 2006 - May 2007

Mansfield University

I went here for a year and decided to transfer to SUNY Brockport to be closer to a major city and surrounding areas with more opportunity.




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Microsoft Office

I am proficient with Microsoft Word and Powerpoint 2010 and up. I currently use Excel at my job and I am comfortable with it. I use Excel mainly for logging and organizing.


May 2012 - May 2014

CRP/AED Certified

American Heart Association