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50 Maplewood dr., #102
|Feb./97 - Feb./98 Self-Employed||Position: Research in Genealogy||
Duties: Doing extensive research in Libraries, Archives, and books for data |
pertaining to genealogy, ie: finding marriage, birth, death records,
and family history
|Feb./97 -Feb./98 Self-Employed||Position: Web Page Design||
Duties: Creating the HTML files while working with all options requested by|
the customers such as; Tables, Forms, Frames and Hypertext links.
Making sure the pages remain simple yet pleasing to the eye.
|March/89 - Dec/96 G.U.S. Canada Inc. (Legare Furniture Store) 122 Water St., Campbellton, N.B.||Position: General & Collections Clerk||
Duties: Cashier, responsible for balancing and daily deposits, petty cash, |
stock keeping (Computerized). General office duties such as:
computer data entry, answering telephones, posting vouchers, faxing,
mail distribution and serving clients. As collection clerk my duties
included: Verifying and approving credit for prospective clients.
Keeping and using a diary to contact, through mail and telephone,
clients regarding their arrears, creating a record keeping system of client contacts and on a weekly basis visiting clients with delinquent
accounts at their homes. Placing accounts in small claims court and
following through to the court system, if need be.
|Sept/88 - March/89 Samia Awad - Canada Employment Center (Literacy Project) 13 George Street, Campbellton, N.B.||Position: Research Analyst||
Duties: Conducting a door to door literacy survey throughout Restigouche county.|
Compiling and writing a detailed report of results for the New Brunswick
Community College. Also compiled a list of possible volunteer tutors
for the Restigouche area.
|April/78 - Dec/87 Income Assistance Dept. - Province of New Brunswick P.O. Box 5001, City Center, Campbellton, N.B.||Position: Income Maintenance Officer||
Duties: Maintain caseload of apx. 350 clients which included: |
Verifying eligibility, setting up computerized file, following up
on issuance of monthly benefits, special needs, and councelling
clients. Interviewing clients daily, contacting clients by
telephone or through visits. Also in charge of Provincial
Hospital clients caseload.
|Jan/76 - April/78 Income Assistance Dept. - Province of New Brunswick P.O. Box 5001, City Center, Campbellton, N.B.||Position: Screening Officer||
Duties: Make appointments with new clients, meet and interview them, |
compile necessary information, verify eligibility of clients and
issue first monthly benefit.
|April/74 - Jan/76 Income Assistance Dept. - Province of New Brunswick P.O. Box 5001, City Center, Campbellton, N.B.||Position: Switchboard operator / Receptionist||
Duties: Operate and answer switchboard telephone for apx. 55 income |
maintance officers and social workers. Greeted, screened and
refered clients to appropriate department. Received, opened and
distributed incoming mail and handled outgoing mail.
|EDUCATION 1962||Graduated from St. Fidele High School, St. Fidele, Quebec|
|VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE||Designed, did the research for the required information and presently hosting the Restigouche and Gloucester Counties GenWeb Internet sites, assisting-editor for the Provincial magazine NB Naturalist, member of the board of the provincial Federation of Naturalist, I was the secretary/treasurer, outtings committee chairman and in charge of public relations for the Restigouche Naturalist Club, treasurer of Campbellton's "Chaleur Ducks Unlimited Committee", former executive member of the Royal Canadian Legion - Campbellton Branch, past executive member of the Restigouche Philatellik Club and also was a board member of the Memorial Gardens Committee.|
|PERSONAL INFORMATION||Perfectly bilingual, I have excellent oral and written skills in both official languages. Extensive computer experience with Windows 3.1 and Windows 95, data entry and highly developed internet knowledge. I've used Microsoft Office, Wordperfect 6.0, extensively. I work well unsupervised, excellent at troubleshooting. I am a very fast learner and have superb telephone skills. Hobbies: Genealogy and history research, naturalist, oil painting, photography and fishing.|
|REFERENCES||References available upon request|