Andrew Harrington

Andrew Harrington

Skills

Skills

Customer Service

Ethics

CSS

HTML

Work History

Work History
Jun 2006 - Present

Department Assistant Manager

Safeway

I have worked in many different positions in more than four years at Safeway including

courtesy clerk and general merchandise clerk.

Accomplishments at Safeway

Improved department functionality by learning department manager functions such as:

  • Trained to write orders for manager to improve efficiency and flexibility
  • Improved sales by implementing an upsell policy
  • Management and troubleshooting of team members when manager is unavailable
Aug 2010 - Present

Public Relations Intern

Butte Environmental Council

In my time at Butte Environmental Council I have made many changes in the way that BEC communicates with the community of Butte County as well as communication within the office by:

  • creating a format for press releases and public service announcement that is in accordance with AP style, therefore ensuring more journalistic credibility
  • revived social networking to better inform members of the community of BEC events
  • Improved the relationship of BEC and BEC members through a monthly e-newletter

Education

Education
Aug 2006 - Present

Bachelor of Arts

California State University, Chico

Minor in Sociology

Summary

ANDREW HARRINGTON

A capable worker with the ability to evaluate and distribute important information to diverse audiences using exceptional written and oral communication. More than four years of work experience at Safeway working to pay for 100 percent of tuition and other expenses. Have learned through work history and in the classroom that hard work, building trusting relationships and creating environments of integrity are key. Currently in last semester at CSU, Chico and will graduate Dec. 17, 2010.

Aptitudes:

  • The ability to listen, write and speak effectively.
  • Knowledge of HTML and CSS.           
  • Strong ethics and judgment dexterity.
  • Enthusiastic, knowledge-hungry learner, eager to meet challenges and quickly assimilate new concepts.
  • Dependable, responsible contributor with commitment to excellence and success.
  • Conscientious go-getter, who is highly organized, dedicated and committed to professionalism.
  • Vast experience working in teams, the ability to adapt to different personalities and positions.
  • Proven relationship builder with unsurpassed interpersonal skills.            
  • Reliable and healthy having only missed one day of work in over four years of employment.

Current Employment:

Safeway

Department Assistant Manager

June 2006 - present

Have worked in many different positions in over four years at Safeway including courtesy clerk and general merchandise clerk.

Accomplishments

  • Improved department functionality by learning department manager functions such as:
  • Order writing.
  • Management of team members.
  • Troubleshooting when manager is unavailable.
  • Making sure department is in working order.

Schooling: 

California State University, Chico

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism

Minor in Sociology

Related Experience:

Butte Environmental Council

Public Relations Intern

August 2010 - present

Interest

  • Playing guitar, drums, piano etc.
  • Cooking
  • Hiking
  • Camping 
  • Kayaking
  • Snowboarding
  • Soccer

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