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folasade resume 3

  1. 1. Objective Seeking an entry-level position in where I can broaden my knowledge in culinary arts in order to reach my goal of; receiving my associates in applied science. Education August 2008-Present Prince George’s Community College Major(s): Culinary Arts, Foods & Nutrition, English Awards Rose Valley Elementary School Black History Month Contest 1st Place This black history month contest consists of a black history essay, a piece of art something that shows your creativity, but it has to do with the person you wrote about for the Black History Contest. I received a metal, a c.d., and my art was auctioned off to a private owner for a donation. Work Experience Sadie’s Hair Palace Located in Suitland, MD Assistant Hairstylist (1999-2005) • Swept floors, cleaned mirrors and cabinets, & wash and dried towels • Massage, shampoo, and condition patron’s hair and scalp to clean them and remove excess oil • Clean and maintain supplies, tools, equipment, and storage areas in order to ensure compliance with safety regulations The Washington Post Located in Washington D.C. Newspaper Carrier (2001-2002 • Assembled newspapers together, mainly the Sunday paper • Delivered the paper to the person (‘s) doorstep Hardy and Hayes Termite Certification Located in Upper Marlboro, MD Secretary/Assistant Termite Inspector (2003-2009) • Filed away certifications, checks, and etc. Folasade M. Akintan 724 Nova Ave Capitol Heights, MD 20743 Home: 240-455-6814
  2. 2. • Assisted the manager on inspections and treatments to different properties. • Ordered uniforms & checked inventory • Operated cash register (2 years) FedEx Field/Redskins Stadium Located on Largo, MD Ticket Taker & Usher (2009-2010) • Assisted patrons at entertainment events • Collected admission tickets and passes from patrons • Assisted in finding seats • Searched for lost articles that patrons left behind Nordstrom Rack Located in Pentagon City, VA Women’s Associate/Fitting Room Attendant (2010-2010) • Recommended, selected, and helped locate or obtain merchandise based on the customer needs and desires • Placed special orders or calls to other stores to find desired items • Counted the customers desired items when the person(s) entered and exited • Placed the customer into a fitting room to try on the items • Cleaned fitting rooms when store was in “closing” mode Lowes Home Improvement Located in Alexandria, VA Customer Service Associate (OSLG) (2009-2010) • Recommended, selected, and helped locate or obtain merchandise based on the customer needs and desires • Placed special orders or calls to other stores to find desired items • Watered the plants early morning promptly and properly. • Prepared the garden center for opening • Provided customers with adequate service and any information they needed that had to do with outdoor plants, lawns, flowers, and etc. FedEx Ground/Home Delivery Located in Beltsville, MD Package Handler, Safety Advocate (Scanner, Sorter, SPH) (2011-Present) • Follows policies and procedures regarding the handling and stacking of the boxes to keep them and their contents intact and unharmed.
  3. 3. • Manually pull, push, carry and lift packages that weigh up to 50-100 lbs. • Load and unload packages and parcels on and off trucks in a certain time frame • Scans different boxes and labels each package with their correct route number • Handles SPH packaging (Special Package Handling) CVS Pharmacy (CVS Health) Located in Palmer Park, MD Sales Associate (2014-2015) • Operate a cash register including cash transactions, checks, charges • Follow company policies and procedures regarding cash register performance • Request additional help when needed to increase customer satisfaction • Greet each customer using the eye’s, hi’s and help at all times and assist customers with their questions, problems and complaints • Price merchandise utilizing price guns • Store cleanliness: break area and rest rooms; vacuum; dust/face; clean windows; rubbish removal; exterior maintenance; sweeping • Stock shelves • Complete price changes: document counts, utilize price guns • Answer the telephone using the appropriate greeting • Maintain check-out area: fill register supplies, bags; wipe counter tops; fill cigarettes • Issue rainchecks when requested • React to potential shoplifters following company guidelines • Maintain customer/patient confidentiality • Maintain card department: order, stock, inventory, signing
  4. 4. • Assist Pharmacy personnel when needed • Complete minor in-store repairs i.e., carriage poles, change light bulbs • Work out reserve stock • Assist customers with large purchases (taking out to vehicle) Volunteer Work Clearwater Nature Center I volunteered at an animal center called Clear Water Park in Brandywine, MD I fed animals, cleaned out cages, landscaping, and checked inventory for the animal food. (20.76 Hours) Teen Cert This was a volunteer program at Prince George’s Fire Department in College Park, MD We were taught what to do and not to do in a natural disaster to help others in your community with the help of your Teen CERT team (21 hours) Child & Family Network Center
  5. 5. I am currently volunteering in a few preschool programs at the Charles Houston Recreation Center where we operate 6 hours per day, 5 days per week, 42 weeks per year, giving our students the intensity of preparation they need to successfully transition to elementary school, for now I volunteer every Thursday between 9am – 3pm. Folasade M. Akintan 724 Nova Ave Capitol Heights, MD 20743 Home: 240-455-6814 References Linda Hardy, CEO/Manager, Hardy and Hayes Termite Certification Company, 301 806.5205 Jennifer Lakes, Office Assistant, Certified Termite and Home Inspections, 301 899 2477 Sadie Risby, CEO/Manager, Sadie’s Hair Palace, 301 292 2579