Patrick S

Convention Services/Events Staff - 20 Years of Experience - Near 20012


Convention Services/Events Staff

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Some College Units Completed

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SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS Government Clearance (Secret) I am a committed and reliable security professional with more than 10 years’ experience in surveillance, criminal investigation, interviewing witnesses, patrolling, vehicle traffic control, crime prevention, providing public security services during emergency incidents and enforcing state laws and safety/security regulations. Heavy Equipment, Forklift Operator, Crane Operator. I am proficient in Microsoft Products, including Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Vista, MS Access, MS Excel, MS Word 2010. EDUCATION Private Investigation Certificate, Security Consultant Services, Chesapeake, VA 2011 Business Management Certificate, Germanna Community College, Culpeper, VA 1985-1987 CORE COMPETENCIES Competent in private security and investigations. My analytical abilities include attention to details and problem solver. I have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written which are used to summarize reports. I am physically and mentally fit, as can be seen by my ability to minimize stress while handling tough situations. I am energetic and enthusiastic and capable of managing allocated resources. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Detective, Task Force Unlimited, Silver Spring, MD 2012–Present Participate in multi-day surveillance(s) and documented findings, resulting in several arrests. Also work on various assignments that required advisement to multiple police departments and legal units. Customer Service Representative, Safeway Grocery Store, Washington, DC 2012-Present Responsible for Cashier, Customer Service Rep., Stocking, Produce Rep., Greet all customers with a smile and assist with questions. Security Officer, Guardsmark, Inc., Chantilly, VA 2009-2011 Operated and enforced personnel identification systems; Patrolled designated locations; Monitored closed-circuit television; Personal Escort for designated visitors and personnel; Directed pedestrian traffic; Ensured compliance with building rules and regulations; assisted with emergency evacuations.   Armed Security Officer, Vance Security Corporation, Oakton, VA 2003-2008 Provided security services for employees and visitors; which included patrolling the exterior and interior of a facility; issuing violation infractions; and providing secured bodyguard services. Additional duties included documenting theft reports and maintaining a visitor log. Also conducted vehicle and x-ray inspections, led new employee training seminars, and assisted with emergency evacuations. Martin/Brower Corporation, Manassas, VA 1990-2003 Responsible for the oversight of product selection of warehouse inventory for distribution. Additional duties included training new employees on how to accurately receive, stock, package, and load inventory for specific locations. CERTIFICATIONS AND TRAINING Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS) license 2014 CPR First Aid Certified 2013 Weapons Training Certificate, Vance Security Company, Oakton, VA 2003 Firearm Certificate, Vance Security Company, Oakton, VA 2003 Oleoresin Capsicum Aerosol Training (OCAT) Certified 2003 AFFILIATIONS Lions Club of Culpeper, Virginia References available upon request.