Rick Ramirez

Rick Ramirez

Interest

I enjoy spending time with my family, I have two boys that I go to movies with and local park. I train in Judo, Boxing and do Cross Training. I also enjoy reading and taking walks with my wife.

Summary

Looking for a place where I can put to use my multi-tasking bilingual skills, results-oriented professional skill with more than 18 career years' of experience from public to private service, in diverse professions from Code Enforcement/Building Inspector to Law Enforcement and as a Licensed Realtor. I’m an effective leader with a wealth of knowledge and proven ability to develop interdepartmental relationships to better enforce the municipal codes. Manage and coordinated code compliance in a culturally diverse environment and worked closely with success-driven teams of highly qualified personnel. I am an innovative thinker with a background in new program development and implementation in areas of public municipal code education training to private career training. Possess excellent written and verbal communication in English and fluent in Spanish, documentation gathering, and personal professional development and administration skills. Recognized with the ability to create and foster an efficient and productive workplace environment with exceptional levels of interpersonal and team communications that have resulted in voluntary in the field code compliance and goodwill within the communities that I have served.

Work History

Work History
Mar 2010 - Oct 2010

Building Inspector / Contract

JAS PACIFIC / County of Los Angeles, Building and Safety Division

Inspect dilapidated residential property for code violations, issue notices of violation, track violations for non-compliance, contact property owner regarding violation of property, testify in court when property owner decide to not comply, etc..

Jun 2005 - Mar 2008

Code Compliance Officer

Town of Mammoth Lakes

As a Code Compliance Officer Level II, I enforced local codes such as Zoning, Vehicle, Building, health and Safety. I issued notice of violation, track violation from date of issuance to compliance or non-compliance. Prepare reports for directors or court. Developed code compliance education programs for local residents and businesses. Correspond with Non-English speaking resident and assist them with understanding the benefits of of compliance with the local codes, etc..

Jan 1991 - Jun 2005

Gang Suppression Specialist

Long Beach Unified School District

Suppress gang activity in an assigned area of school district, conduct gang interview, graffiti abatement, write reports (narrative format), work with area law enforcement, transport of students and or gang members, etc..

Education

Education

Associate of Science

Cerritos College

Certificate

California Association of Code Enforcement Officers

Advance training for Municipal Code Enforcement Officers.

Dec 2005 - Present

Certificate

American Home Inspectors Training

Inspect residential property for client usually home buyers. We look for deficiencies in the property.

Sep 1995 - Jun 1998

Bachelors of Science

California State University of Long Beach

Skills

Skills

Skilled in Communicatot

My communication skills excel when it is needed with regards  to the persuasion  to obtain voluntary compliance when interacting with the public.

Computer literate

Computer literate self taught, I taught computer basic skills at Cerritos College and Bishop Elementary school

Bilingual

Fluent in Spanish.

Certifications

Certifications
Dec 2005 - Present

Code Enforcement Officer

California Association of Code Enforcement Officers
Sep 1999 - Present

Licensed Real Estate Agent

Califronia Dep. of Real Estate
Dec 2006 - Present

Home Inspector

American Home Inspector Training