Nathan Blackie

Nathan Blackie

25 year old compelled by curiosity 

  • Calgary , Alberta

Work History

Work History

EP Canada Film Services/ IATSE 212

Mar 2012 - Present

Film & Television Technician

Contributed to several different film productions including AMC's 'Hell On Wheels', Rat Pac's - 'The Revenant', Discovery's - 'Klondike', FX's 'Fargo - Season 1'

-Simply put: preparation and construction of movie sets before camera crews arrive to film

-Prepared a physical place for actors and directors to comfortably work on scenes 

-Worked in a team oriented environment to accomplish time sensitive goals

-Learned to collaborate effectively with different internal departments

-Familiarized myself with confidentiality and the importance of proper professional behaviour 

Fineline Construction Ltd.

Apr 2012 - Aug 2012

Carpenter

framing and cribbing of high end custom homes

-Followed strict standards to adhere to clients expectations

-Safe and effective use of power tools

Pacific Northern Railworks

Sep 2008 - Jan 2009

Thermite Welders Assistant

Contributed to the construction of the calgary LRT system

-Assisted in completed the 'Light Rail Transit' (LRT) system between Crowfoot and Dalhousie

-Worked on a team to complete daily weld quotas 

-Followed strict quality control regulations to ensure safe public transportation

Education

Education

University Of Victoria

Sep 2011 - Jan 2013

Bachelor of Engineering (Not Complete)

2 Years completed - Left with questions to which stream I wanted to pursue

Certifications & COurses

Certifications

U of C Continuing Ed.

Oct 2015 - Dec 2015

Investing For Success

Personal investing with a common sense approach

Western Rentals

May 2015 - May 2015

Telehandler Operator

Certified to safely operate a telehandler (zoom-boom)

U of C Continuing Ed.

Jan 2015 - Mar 2015

Construction Estimating

Basic construction costing course

Skills

Skills

Problem Solving

Comfortable finding creative solutions to problems

Computer Savy

-Solid understanding of computers to accomplish daily tasks

-Experience with basic computer programming in C and C# languages

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