Summary

Technical Writer for established large Rental company with writing and editing skills using Microsoft Office. Team player in an ever-changing environment of tasks and priorities. Affiliated heavily with the training department and being groomed for management. A copy and content writer utilizing spare time for personal internet marketing and writing ventures. Seeking to return to school for a Masters degree. Self-training in web development and business savvy.

Work History

Work History
May 2006 - Present

Freelance Content and Design

The internet is my passion. I enjoy exploring all of the different forms of media available through the World Wide Web. I've had a blog since 2001 and I've had at least one website at any given time since 2006. My experiences with the web include the following: - Knowledge of all things blogging - Student of internet marketing - Web Content Developer - Logo Design - Content Management - SEO I'm well versed in the following software and apps pertaining to the web: - WordPress 2.7 - Firefox 3.0 - Flock - Twitter - Instant Messengers - Skype - FileZilla - Notepad ++ - cPanel Hosting - YouTube - Blogger - Vimeo - Seesmic - and more!
Jun 2006 - Dec 2008

Technical Writer

Ahern Rentals is a heavy equipment rental company serving mostly the Southwest United States. I was part of brand new Training Department that produced over 6,000 pieces of training material in 2.5 years. As a part of that team, I documented policies and procedures for the Service Department. It was a results-driven position and my duties included, but were not limited to, the following: - Researched, composed, and edited training materials including, but not limited to, policies, procedures, video scripts, and web content - Coordinated field research meetings and video conferences - Managed heavy workflow - Designed and developed web-based courses - Published all learning material to an online Learning Management System - Handled web development overflow tasks - Edited training material belonging to co-workers - Supported Information Systems and Support staff

Education

Education
2001 - 2004