Microsoft Certified Professional Resume of

Stephen M. Roberts


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 Objective
To actively pursue a long-term and professional career in the Computer Industry, building and maintaining business systems on networked platforms.

 Education

American High School Diploma

Leadership, Management Education & Training
(United States Navy School)

Auckland Technical Institute Computer Studies:

  • Using Business Microcomputers
  • Basic Programming I,II,III,IV
  • Cobol Programming I,II

Massey University papers:

  • Introduction to Computing
  • Computers and Information Systems

Microsoft Certified Professional:

  • Course #578 - Networking Essentials
  • Course #803 - Administrating NT 4.0
  • Course #922 - Core Technologies NT 4.0

Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer:

  • Course #689 - Enterprise Technologies NT 4.0
  • Course #688 - Internetworking TCP/IP on NT 4.0
  • Course #936c - Internet Information Server 4.0

Ivy Tech Community College:

  • Technical Certificate in Computer Information Systems
  • Associate of Applied Science, Computer Information Systems (Cum Laude)

Western Governors University:

  • CIW Web Design Specialist Certificate
  • CompTIA Network+ Certificate


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 Work experience



SILGAN PLASTICS CORPORATION

JANUARY 2011 - AUGUST 2015


EMPLOYED AS WAREHOUSE SUPPERVISOR

Duties include supervising activities of 20 employees in their task of inventorying and shipping product to customers.

Reason for leaving: Company Restructuring.


INTERLOGIC OUTSOURCING INC.

SEPTEMBER 2004 - OCTOBER 2009


EMPLOYED AS NETWORK SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR

Duties include purchasing, repairs and servicing of computer equipment in the IT Network Department. Network Administration duties of Windows 2003 Domain Network and Microsoft Office product support. Purchasing Officer for computer and networking equipment for the corporate and remote offices.

Reason for leaving: Company Downsizing.


INTERLOGIC SYSTEMS INC.

OCTOBER 1999 - July 2003


EMPLOYED AS NETWORK SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR

Duties include purchasing, repairs and servicing of computer equipment in the PC/Network Support Department. Network Administration duties of Windows NT Domain Network and Microsoft Office product support. Purchasing Officer for Computer Department.

Reason for leaving: Business closure.


AFFORDABLE COMPUTERS

MAY 1999 - JULY 1999


EMPLOYED AS COMPUTER TECHNICIAN

Duties include repairs and servicing of computer equipment.

Reason for leaving: Searching for better career opportunities.


DESKTOP TECHNOLOGY SERVICES LIMITED

FEBURARY 1998 - MARCH 1999


EMPLOYED AS COMPUTER TECHNICIAN

Duties include repairs and servicing of Unisys and Dell Computer equipment including repairs and servicing of other name brand computers. Repairs and servicing of printers. Sole charge position covering the Northland area from Kaitaia to Warkworth.

Reason for leaving: Moved back to America.


HARD DRIVE COMPUTERS

JUNE 1997 - NOVEMBER 1997


EMPLOYED AS COMPUTER TECHNICIAN

Duties include repairs and servicing of computers. Repairs and servicing of printers. Software and hardware support. Assembly of computer components to customer specifications and installation of software on computer systems. On site and shop work.

Reason for leaving: Unfavorable work environment.


AUSTRALASIAN WARRANTY SERVICES

MARCH 1996 - MARCH 1997


EMPLOYED AS A COMPUTER TECHNICIAN/HELP DESK

Duties include Repairs of computers. Assembly of computer components to customer specifications and installation of software on computer systems. Controlling computer service hardware ordering and shipment. Logging claims for warranties on an ACCESS database system. Giving software and hardware support over the phone.

Reason for leaving: Company placed in Receivership.


TECO NEW ZEALAND LIMITED

NOVEMBER 1995 - FEBRUARY 1996


EMPLOYED AS A COMPUTER TECHNICIAN

Duties include assembly of computer components to customer specifications and installation of software on computer systems, documentation and Quality Control testing of assembled components using a professional diagnostic program (QAPLUSFE).

Reason for leaving: Looking for better career opportunities.


IPSCO LTD.

FEBURARY 1995 - SEPTEMBER 1995


EMPLOYED AS A FITTER/WELDER

Duties include manufacturing industrial fans and blowers.

Reason for leaving: A discectomy operation.


NICHOLSON AKARANA ENGINEERING LTD

JULY 1994 - JANUARY 1995


EMPLOYED AS A FITTER/WELDER

Duties include manufacturing forest industry equipment such as logging conveyors and debarker.

Reason for leaving: Employer would not take me back after absence due to illness from work related accident.


CONTAINTER SALES & LEASING LTD

FEBUARY 1994 - JULY 1994


EMPLOYED AS A FITTER/WELDER

Duties include the repairs of shipping containers (dry boxes and refrigerating boxes), pressure testing controlled atmosphere containers to pre-set standards. I developed and documented New Zealands first Controlled Atmosphere Container Testing Procedure.

Reason for leaving: Disliked the container repair side of job.


ADVANTAGE PC LTD.

AUGUST 1993 - DECEMBER 1993


EMPLOYED AS A TECHNICAL SALES CO-ORDINATOR

Duties include assembly of computer components to customer specifications and installation of software on computer systems. Customer liaison and help desk support for software and hardware problems. Sole charge salesperson of city retail store. Repairs of hardware and components. Installation of computer equipment on site.

Reason for leaving: Company placed in Receivership.


HALL ENGINEERING

JUNE 1993 - AUGUST 1993


EMPLOYED AS A FITTER/WELDER

Duties include light to medium general fabrication of steel work. Built and installed canopy for Avondale Collage, fire escape stairs and metal work for building contractor.

Reason for leaving: Temporary work.


GEI (NZ) LTD.

APRIL 1992 - JUNE 1993


EMPLOYED AS A FITTER/WELDER

Duties included construction of CNG compressor Modules, gas bottle storage racks, fitting of gas pipe lines, water cooling lines, valves and gas tubing.

Reason for leaving: Redundancy.


TRANSFLEET EQUIPMENT LTD.

OCTOBER 1991 - MARCH 1992


EMPLOYED AS A FITTER/WELDER

Duties include maintenance and construction of Trucks, trailers and tractor units. Conversion of a flat bed stock truck to a dual axle tractor unit. Construction and installation of a flatbed on to a truck chassis. Maintenance of brakes, suspensions, axles and lifting rams.

Reason for leaving: Disliked service maintenance side of job.


NEW ZEALAND POST OFFICE/TELECOM AUCKLAND LIMITED

JUNE 1983 - JULY 1991


EMPLOYED AS A FITTER/WELDER

Duties include maintenance and construction of metal structures such as microwave towerstands, roadway manhole frames & lids, and conveyors. Installation and welding bus bar mains power source for telephone exchanges, installation and manufacturing towbar and ringfeeder supports for transport vehicles, manufacturing and installation of seismic equipment bracing.

Reason for leaving: Redundancy.


UNITED STATES NAVY

JUNE 1972 - JUNE 1976
FEBRUARY 1977 - FEBRUARY 1983


EMPLOYED AS A HULL MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

Duties included maintenance of shipboard equipment of a structural nature, management of a twenty man engineering shop, supply management of engineering equipment, supervision of repair work aboard submarines and liaison between Engineering Departments. Quality Control Petty Officer for welding and repair work, Planned Maintenance Management Petty Officer for shipboard maintenance systems and Personnel Qualification Systems Petty Officer.

Reason for leaving: Moved to New Zealand.

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 Awards received
American High School Diploma

Certificate of Naval Appointments:
  • Advancement to Third Class Petty Officer
  • Advancement to Second Class Petty Officer
  • Advancement to First Class Petty Officer
Good Conduct Award

Certificate of Commendation

Basic Welding Course Class "C"

General Maintenance Welder Class "C"

Leadership, Management Education and Training Certificate

Member of the Royal Order of IMPERIVM NEPTVNI REGIS

Fitter/Welder Trade Certificate

Auckland Technical Institute Computer Studies Certificates:
  • Using Business Microcomputers
  • Basic Programming I,II,III,IV
  • Cobol Programming I,II
Massey University papers passed:
  • Introduction to Computing
  • Computers and Information Systems
Ivy Tech Community College:
  • Technical Certificate in Computer Information Systems
  • Associate of Applied Science, Computer Information Systems (Cum Laude)
Western Governors University:
  • CIW Web Design Specialist Certificate
  • CompTIA Network+ Certificate

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 Computer Skills Summary
Basic Language Programming using Visual Basic, QuickBasic, Turbo Basic, ADS/VS Basic.

Cobol language Programming using ADS/VS Cobol.

Turbo Pascal Programming using Borland's Turbo Pascal.

C Language Programming using C++, Visual C++.

Machine Code Programming of the 8502 Processor using an assembler.

MS-DOS Batch file programming.

Installation and configuration of the following Microsoft OS:
  • Windows 3.x, Window for Workgroups, Windows 95, Windows 2000, Windows XP,
    Windows ME, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 and 8.1
  • Window NT 4 Server, Windows Enterprise Server 2000, 2003, 2008 and 2013
  • Windows Office Professional (2000 to 2013)

Installation and configuration of peripheral interface cards (Scanners, Sound cards, Floppy & Hard disk drive controller card, Modems, CD-ROM systems, etc)

Computer component assembly (motherboards, hard drives, floppy drives, CD-ROM Drives, Power supplies, LED Displays, Ram Modules, Cache chips)

Hardware configuration and software installation analysts.

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 Network Skills Summary
LAN and WAN configuration and maintenance:
  • Network Printers
  • Cisco Routers
  • Cisco, Broadcom and 3Com switches (managed and unmanaged)
  • Broadcom and 3Com hubs
  • Checkpoint Firewall Servers
  • Barracuda Security Units

This page was last updated on August 26 2015