Richard Taylor Page 1 of 2 Mobile Phone: 216-399-5277 Secondary Phone: 216-641-7341
OBJECTIVE Well rounded individual seeking a position with a growing, and, or a struggling company. For I am confident that my involvement would make a positive impact in either case. Willing to work a flexible schedule; that is, am hours/pm hours, full-time/part-time, weekends/holidays, etcetera. Providing that I am granted atleast a one day notice of any schedule changes. I am highly motivated, energetic, friendly, and can function well alone or within a team of 50+ co-workers that are competitive. I entered the workforce at a very young age; therefore, at 44 years of age, I bring the experience of a retiree. Thank you for your consideration. ________________________________________ WORK EXPERIENCE Industrial Truck And Tractor Operator July 2009 - present Butler's Automotive | Cleveland, OH Oversee and conduct inventory, processing, and shipping of salvaged automobiles. Use and maintenance of heavy equipment, cutting torches, hand and pneumatic tools, and storage yard.
Fund-Raiser March 2004 - May 2005 Northern Ohio Firefighters | Cleveland, OH Utilized both hot and cold leads to conduct an intense and diligent quest to raise donations from area businesses. Due to my entering this campaign during a re-booting phase, the filtering process of contacts was second only to the ultimate task at hand. Had a profound impact on the continuity and flow of the entire operation.
Telemarketer September 1995 - February 2004 Dial-America | Euclid, OH Using predominately cold leads, I was very successful at entering into strange individuals households via the telephone and selling them a variety of different products. This campaign allowed me to come and go seasonally or shall I say when needed. Richard K. Taylor Page 2 of 2
Temp/Seasonal Worker June 2000 - February 2003 Regional Staffing Agencies | Cuyahoga County, Ohio Over the course of three years, the exposure to better than a dozen different assignments rendered me a lifetime of experience in the work place- Handl-it Warehousing, Walton Plastics, Weigngold Metals, Marshall Enterprises, Dove Mattress Company, and etcetera, provided me with an enormous amount of positive interaction with a variety of people, procedures, and productivity. ________________________________________ EDUCATION Obtained GED ‘Willing to reenter into any additional training/education deemed necessary.” I am well versed in the following: • Microsoft Word • Microsoft Access • Microsoft PowerPoint • Microsoft Windows CERTIFICATION Employment Readiness, Career Development & Employment Services CEOGC PROES PROGRAM Division of Workforce Development, City of Cleveland, Oh. Understanding Labor Market Information, Effective Communication, Problem Solving, Decision Making, Critical Thinking and Goal Setting were just a portion of the material covered. ________________________________________ I am very, very effective with customer/client communication. You might say I have the "knack" for articulating the corporate agenda, while obtaining, maintaining, and retaining the "clients" attention.