Brooke Lehman

Brooke Lehman

Relevant Experience & Skills

  • Aerial Observation Moose Survey - Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources

              -  Training completed January 2014

              -  Ageing, sexing and monitoring moose populations from a helicopter

  • Exposure to field stand analysis, soil horizon identification and classification
  • Introduction to using GPS, compass and ESRI ArcGIS 10.2 through certifications and coursework
  • Experience driving 4x4 and manual transmission vehicles
  • Knowledge of and exposure to a variety of field and lab equipment
  • Competed in Ontario Envirothon 2012

Summary of Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in a post-secondary Environmental Technician program
  • Valid Ontario driver's license with clean driving record
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Organized and detail oriented

Certifications

  • First Aid/CPR Level C
  • Float Plane Safety
  • GPS & Navigation
  • WHMIS

Education

Environmental Technician Diploma Program                                                                                      Pembroke, ON

Algonquin College in the Ottawa Valley                                                Anticipated completion December 2014

Bachelor of Arts Major in Geography                                                                                                             Ottawa, ON

University of Ottawa                                                                                                               September 2012-April 2013

  • Completed 1st year of Geography degree before transferring to the Environmental Technician Diploma program to specialize

Work Experience

Cashier                                                                                                                                                            Pembroke, ON

Food Basics                                                                                                                                      October 2011-Present

  • Assist customers with inquiries and purchases
  • Complete financial transactions in an accurate manner
  • Provide information to customers on policies and procedures

Student Park Ranger - Gate Attendant                                                                                                Bonnechere, ON

Ontario Parks - Bonnechere Provincial Park                                                                          June 2013-August 2013

  • Assisted customers with telephone and in person inquiries
  • Issued camping permits for both Bonnechere and Algonquin Provincial Parks
  • Handled monetary transactions and maintained a cash float by counting till twice a day
  • Opened and closed gate house independently
  • Performed light maintenance and cleaning responsibilities

Banquet Server & Bartender                                                                                                                   Pembroke, ON

Westwinds Restaurant & Conference Centre                                                            December 2011-August 2012

  • Prepared banquet hall for functions seating up to 150+ guests
  • Set up and stocked bar, recorded alcohol inventory, served alcoholic drinks to guests
  • Served buffet and sit down meals to large groups
  • Prioritized necessary tasks to meet function deadlines

Server                                                                                                                                                         Golden Lake, ON

Walker's Landing Casual Family Dining                                                                             February 2011-August 2011

  • Presented menus to patrons and took orders in person and over the phone
  • Served food and beverages in sit down and take out style
  • Maintained a clean environment within the restaurant

Sales Associate                                                                                                                                           Pembroke ON

Canadian Tire                                                                                                                                           April 2009-April 2011

  • Aided customers with inquiries and purchases
  • Provided information about products
  • Stocked shelves with merchandise

Objective

To apply my knowledge, skills and relevant field work experience while working in a summer field technologist position for Alberta Innovates - Technology Futures