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Matthew Harris
Professional Summary
Passionate and motivated with experience in customer service and cashier training. Excellent written and oral communication as well as time management skills. With lifeguard experience and first aid certification, can handle tasks efficiently and accurately in a calm, collected manner.
  • People skills/good communicator
  • Highly motivated
  • Organized
  • Outgoing/friendly
  • Time management skills
  • Leadership experience
News Writer Aug 2015Present James Madison University Newspaper The Breeze Harrisonburg, VA
  • Attend weekly meetings with the News Section writers and editors
  • Gather information about events or other topics through research, interviews, experience, or attendance at political, news, sports, artistic, social, or other functions.
  • Revise work to meet editorial approval or to fit time or space requirements
  • Arrange interviews with people who can provide information about a story
  • Write news articles in a timely manner
Cashier Sep 2014Nov 2015 Cox Farms Inc Chantilly, VA
  • Assist customers by answering questions, providing information on procedures or policies and resolving their complaints
  • Work as a team member and communicate with other employees about activities happening on the establishment
  • Greet customers entering establishments
  • Sell tickets, farm produce and farm merchandise to customers
  • Direct customers to rides and other locations on the farm

Lifeguard May 2014Aug 2015 Crystal Aquatics Centreville, VA
  • Enforce pool rules to patrons of the pool
  • Create membership passes and work with pool patrons to satisfy their comments or concerns with pool operations
  • Keep pool clean, organized and safe for pool patrons
  • Rescue distressed persons, using rescue techniques and equipment.
  • Examine injured persons and administer first aid, if necessary, using training and medical supplies and equipment.
  • Observe activities in assigned areas, to detect hazards, disturbances, or safety infractions
Bachelor of Arts : Media Arts and Design May 2016 James Madison University Harrisonburg, VA

GPA 3.46

High School Diploma Jun 2015 Westfield High School Chantilly, VA

GPA 4.01

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News Writer FROM Centreville , Virginia RESUME

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School Attended
James Madison University