Michael Jordan

  • Manvel ND
Michael Jordan

Recreation Manager and Program Coordinator

Work History

Work History
2012 - 2014

Rural Carrier Associate

US Post Office

Sorted mail in delivery sequence for assigned route, received and signed for accountable mail, loaded and delivered mail to customers along a prescribed route, collected monies and receipts, accepted C.O.D., registered, certified and insured mail, engaged in customer service, maintained inventory and provided for mail security at all times. 

2011 - 2012

Wall Covering Specialist 


Assisted customers with the purchase of materials for their home improvement projects. Specialized in paint, stain, wallpaper, paneling, and adhesives. Trained to used custom tinting programs. Other responsibilities included merchandising, stocking freight, facing and straightening, cleaning, display assembly and maintenance.

2009 - 2011

Store Manager

Hawk's Hobby Heaven

Was responsible for managing the daily operations of the store and sales floor. Additionally, duties included sales and operational productivity with a focus on profitability, Total Customer Service, associate training and development, merchandise management, Human Resource compliance, cash and inventory control and all loss prevention and safety related issues according to established policies and procedures.

2002 - 2010


US Army

Served two tours in Iraq and engaged in combat and mission related activities. Held a Secret Security Clearance. Kept track of and distributed over 20 million gallons of diesel as a fuel system supply specialist. Trained and mentored other soldiers, as well as the Iraqi Army, and other NATO Allies.  Additionally, taught Water Survival Class, Combative Training, Rifle Marksmanship, and Aerobic and Fitness classes to fellow soldiers. Helped build Moral, Welfare and Recreation facilities by having volunteered both service time and non mandatory free time. Helped run phone lines for early Moral, Welfare and Recreation facilities in Taji, Iraq. Served as a supply clerk for 1 year, writing budgets, expense reports, and filing receipts. Helped Design and acted in the First Haunted house in any military theater of operations.Completed Combat Life Saver Training.

2002 - 2003

Fry Cook


Prepared food and verified that it met requirements for quality and quantity. Maintained sanitation, health and safety standards in work environment. Cleaned and stocked work station. Provided customer service and completed other work related tasks as needed. 


2009 - Present

Recreation and Tourism Studies

University of North Dakota

I will be graduating with my bachelor's in Recreation and Tourism Studies in December, 2015. I have additional, extensive coursework in Geography, Psychology, Sociology, Nutrition, Physical Education and Rehabilitation. 



Outstanding Nontraditional Student of the Year

University of North Dakota
2013 - 2014

Nontraditional Student Recognition Award

University of North Dakota

For excellence in student success