Joel Legawiec

Joel Legawiec

Objective

To obtain a position as a Licensed Practical Nurse that will allow me to utilize my knowledge and customer service skills to provide excellent nursing care.

Summary

Demonstrated achiever with exceptional problem solving skills and ability to prioritize and manage multiple              tasks simultaneously

Skilled at learning new concepts quickly, working well under pressure, communicating ideas clearly and                 effectively, and diplomatically handling high level clients

Extensive computer training including knowledge of multiple databases and business software packages

To obtain a position as a Licensed Practical Nurse that will allow me to utilize my knowledge and customer service skills to provide excellent nursing care.

Work History

Work History
Apr 2013 - Jun 2014

Floor Nurse

Pediatric Associates of Dayton

·Responsible for rooming patients, taking patient history, overview of symptoms and obtaining vital signs such as blood pressure, height, weight, and head circumference

·Administered vaccinations, performed veinpuncture, cathaterization, and deep suction

   Proficient in medical chart documentation                                                                                                                              

Apr 2009 - Feb 2012

Consultant

Car Cannon

Worked independently; inspected certified pre-owned vehicles

Confirmed dealership certified inventory met manufacturer standards

Inspected and tested certified pre-owned vehicles. Verified program compliance for ten major auto brands

Performed warranty inspections that enabled dealerships to offer competitive warranties to their customers

Jun 2006 - Nov 2006

Technician

Fast Company

Designed and fabricated custom V-Twin motorcycles and performed all maintenance and customization requested by the customer

Machined parts to precise standards using metal lathe, drill press and MIG welder

Certified Vehicle Inspector for the State of Texas

Initiated overseas sales and served as liaison for American customers residing overseas

Feb 2006 - Jun 2006

Technician

Sears Automotive

Maintained, diagnosed and repaired customer vehicles, including complete brake overhauls, two and fourwheel alignments, and suspension repairs

 Maintenance, diagnosis, and repair of all makes of vehicles to include brake overhauls, alignments and A/C recharge

Assisted in safety control helped maintain standards for the shop

Achieved ASE certifications in Brakes and Steering and Suspension

Jan 2003 - Apr 2005

Assistant Manager

Kapaun Auto Skills

Accomplished payroll, scheduling, inventory and parts ordering 

Personally responsible for adherence to American and German safety and hazardous waste disposal regulations

Led initiative to build code complaint waste disposal facility on the premises of Kapaun Auto Skills at Ramstein AB Germany in order to alleviate potential hazardous waste accidents

Aug 1997 - May 2001

Loadmaster

U.S. Air Force

Performed pre-flight inspections of aircraft to ensure crew and passenger safety

Evaluated cargo and ensured compliance with regulations, aircraft limitations and international laws

Responsible for passenger safety from on-load to off-load

Facilitated coordination and communication between senior military leaders and ground troops

Operated aircraft airdrop system. Ensured proper cargo extraction or release. Supervised paratroopers leaving aircraft

Operated multiple-use vehicles to include forklifts, all terrain forklifts, and 25K-loaders

Interfaced with foreign load crews, customs officials, and law enforcement in performing ground duties and ensuring ground security of aircraft

Education

Education
Mar 2012 - Mar 2013

Diploma

Hondros College of Nursing

·Studies included focused courses in all aspects of nursing care such as; IV Therapy,  Medical Surgical Care, Geriatric Care, Pediatric Care, Psychosocial Nursing, Obstetrics, and Gynecology

·Courses stressed critical thinking and customer service

·Personally selected  by classmates to deliver graduation speech

·Award:  “Clinical Achievement, 2013”

Dec 2007 - Oct 2009

Bachelors of Science

New York Institute of Technology

The mathematics and physics interdisciplinary studies concentration provides students with an understanding of the fundamental laws and basic principles that govern the physical world, leading to a grasp of the laws of science and the underpinnings of technology. Coursework stresses problem-solving and critical thinking, essential skills for success in today's competitive workplace and applied science fields

Skills

Skills

Certified in IV Therapy

Certified in Medication Administration

Certifications

Certifications
Apr 2013 - Apr 2016

LPN-M-IV

State of Ohio
May 2014 - Sep 2014

LVN-M-IV

State of Texas