STEVEN BROWN

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CAREGIVER

CAREER OBJECTIVE

Seeking to actively utilize my kind heart, compassion, and love for working as a Caregiver at a company where I can expand my career.

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

  • Gifted and skilled in providing companionship and care to Memory Care residents

  • Skilled in assisting residents with activities to live life to the fullest

  • Experienced in checking blood pressure, pulse, respiration, temperature and other vital signs

  • Hands on experience in assisting residents in toileting, bathing, dressing, and maintaining their personal hygiene with dignity

  • Ability to accurately administer medications

  • Skilled in performing housekeeping, pet care and providing companionship

  • Experienced in keeping accurate digital and written resident records

EXPERIENCE

UNIVERSAL WORKER
Vintage Park, Lenox, IA / November 2019 - Present

  • Primary duties include medication management, bathing, grooming, dressing, daily task assistance, activities, housekeeping, meal service, continence, documenting in PointClickCare, and maintenance. Additional assistance provided to 9-12 residents in Memory Care.

MACHINIST
Precision Pulley & Idler, Corning, IA / August 2018 - September 2021

  • Duties include reading work orders, setup and safe operation of a saw machine, forklift operation, and measuring parts in accordance with product specification and production schedule.

COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST
Polk County Sheriffs Office, Des Moines, IA / November 2012 - August 2018

  • Duties included providing emergency medical instructions to callers in critical situations, accurately and efficiently dispatching law enforcement, fire personnel, and medical personnel for several departments in Polk County, disseminating and recording 911 calls, and using multiple computer systems to enter and receive sensitive documentation through the Iowa system, NCIC, and more. Additional tasks included using web developer skills to create a live "on-call" website for staff, and assisting with social media interaction with the community served.

OWNER / HR MANAGER - LALA SALON & SPA
Browns & Company, LLC, Ankeny, IA / January 2016 - January 2018

  • Duties included managing up to 10 employees, training, payroll processing, benefits, customer relations, social media, inventory, marketing/advertising, and bookkeeping. Other duties included maintaining quality of work standards and safety compliance per Iowa law and the Iowa Board of Cosmetology.

COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST
Lee's Summit Police Department, Lee's Summit, MO / November 2007 - November 2012

  • Duties included disseminating and recording emergency and non-emergency calls and dispatching law enforcement. Warrants, no contact orders, stolen property, and other sensitive documents were handled using multiple computer systems. Other duties included active participation in the development of the Community Oriented Policing Project and utilized computer knowledge to teach, troubleshoot, and make minor equipment repairs.

✉ steveneonline(at)gmail.com
☏ (515) 537-4488
🖈 Phoenix, AZ

EDUCATION

DEVRY UNIVERSITY
Kansas City, MO
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Technical Management (Dec 2009)

GENERAL SKILLS

  • Team management

  • Self-motivated

  • Dedicated

  • Independent & team player

  • Microsoft Office Suite

  • PointClickCare

  • iOS & Android

  • Typing

  • Data Entry

CERTIFICATIONS / CLEARANCES

  • Arizona Certified Caregiver

  • Level 1 AZ Fingerprint Clearance

  • Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED

  • COVID-19 Vaccinated

  • Arizona Food Handlers Card