Bruce Hamilton

 

604-874-3413 Home

604-445-3413 Cell

 

E-mail:brucerhamilton@gmail.com

 

Work History

 

Feb 14 to May 14:Computer Troubleshooters help-desk.

September 2006 to December 2013: Tekion Canada Inc: Purchaser, Shipper, Receiver, IT and network support for Server 2003, Office 2003, Windows  XP, BCM 400 Phone Switch support, coded Invoices, facilities maintenance including minor repairs and plumbing.

May 06 to Sept 06: Air conditioning installation technician.

March to May 06: Panther Constructors, Assistant carpenter. (Contract)

June 97 to Sept 05: Skipper of Passenger Ferry.

June 1995 to Aug 97 Holiday Inn Banquet Porter (Part Time)

April 1995 to June 95: Steve's Cine Services Electronics board assembly and machinist helper.

Sept 95-Aug 97 Owner Pixel Perfect Digital Editing and Scanning

June 1990 to May 94: Camera Repair Center-Halifax, Nova Scotia Pentax Camera Repair Technician

January 1987 to December 1989: Security Supervisor Queen's University Department of Security and Parking.

1984-85 Kitchen Manager, Science '44 Co-op, Kingston (Part-time)

June-Dec. 1982 Canada Steamship Lines, M/V H.M. Griffith Navigation Officer Cadet

June-Dec. 1981: N.M. Patterson Shipping Ltd. M/V Kingdoc Navigation Officer Cadet.

March-June 1981: Kimberly-Clark, Terrace Bay, Ontario.

May-Aug. 1980 Kimberly-Clark, Terrace Bay, Ontario

June 1977-1979 Theatre Projectionist, Town Cinema, Terrace Bay Ontario (Part-time)

 

Education


First Aid  (Level 1) November 2013

BCIT April May June 2005 Completed Refrigeration (I) course.

Passed exam for Amateur Radio HF Operator (Self Taught).

Queen's University Kingston, Ontario: May, 1986 Bachelor of Arts World Religions .

January-June 1982: Marine Navigation Georgian College Owen Sound, Ontario.

Queen's University Kingston, Ontario. Sept 1979-1980: General Sciences.

June, 1979 S.S.H.G.D. Lake Superior Secondary School (Grade 13) Terrace Bay, Ontario.

Instructor Course: Canadian Armed Forces (1978)

 

Computer Skills


My IT support position requires that I am familiar with many computing packages even if I am by no means an expert user. I am a competent network administrator and can do daily server administration, change passwords, permissions, create new shares and oversee the backups. I have one virtual domain controller running under Hyper-V and another file server running MS Server 2003.


Other Skills

 

Pentax Camera Technician, Repairs to Many other makes.

Colour and Black & White Darkroom Technician

Managerial Skills: Have supervised a staff of 30 people. Set up interview methods, conducted hundreds of interviews, Minor Bookkeeping experience for payroll and expenses. I have been an instructor in armed forces reserves have had formal leadership and management training.

 

Marine Skills and other Qualifications

 

Master Mariner Limited (60 Ton) Transport Canada Certification (Medical is not current)

Radio Operator's Certificate Maritime Commercial ROC-MC

Marine Emergency Duties A1 Course

Boating Operators Card

VHF Air and Marine License

Heavy Equipment Operator-Forklifts, Bobcat, pulp warehouse loading box cars.

Diver: Advanced open water diver (PADI), Nitrox I.A.N.T.D

Theatre Projectionist 35mm (Held a license when they were required)

Skills: Minor Repairs on engines, pumps, generators.



Other Accomplishments

 

Beekeeper Volunteer for UBC farm

Publications: Artists and the Internet Chop Magazine, Oct, 96

Acting- X-Files, Officer Hanson (S.O.C.) Sliders: Extra

Commercials: Book Warehouse

President, CFRC Radio, Queen's University

Broadcaster, CFRC Radio, Queen's University

Trainer, CFRC Radio, Queen's University

Kitchen Manager, Science '44 Co-op, Kingston: This position involved coordinating all the activities that are required to ensure the smooth operation of a large commercial food service providing daily meals for 35 people.

Undergraduate Studies Committee Member Department of Religion, Queen's University 1984-85.

Canadian Armed Forces Reserves (L.S.S.R.): Attained the rank of Corporal with infantry leadership and instructor training.