Walter Harris

Work History

Work History


Steinberg Construction

Assistance in the buidling of the newly built Detention Center in Fairfax Virginia. Originally started out as a general laborer. Was promoted to become a locksman which entailed the installation of the secure locks on each indivual cell block. Also worked as a team player as more job related duties requested of me.

Laborer & Deck Assistant

Rob''s Deck Builders

Responsible for labor preparation, building the foundation for sturcture of newly built decks as well as restoraration of decks. Also laid down concrete and flagstone.

Groundsman/Maintenance Worker

Department of Recreation and Parks

Responsible for the grounds and farm areas where animals were kept. Also maintanied the stalls, trash areas, parking lots, children play areas. Worked very closely with the Grounds Supervisor many times working independantly once given instructions on duties required.

Groundsman/Maintenance Worker

Responsibe or upkeep of all parking lots, trash as well as supervision of mentally challenged personnel ensuring that their grounds duty were monitored and carried out properly.  Also responsible for acting as a liason between mentally challenged employees when personal or work matters became an interest of concern. I was injured on this job therefore terminating my employment status.

Apr 2009 - Present


Love of Children




Dillwyn Correctional Center

 Coordinated and facilitated this program. Coping and dealing with life skills.  How to deal with challenges of life such as drug addictions, alcohol addictions, how to adjust to coming back into society after serving period/s of incarceration. Family skills, interacting with co workers and peers in the work place as well as in the family. Problem solving in unexpected situations in a mature non violent manner.

Sep 1965 - Jun 1968


Dunbar High School