• Lynne M
  • Administrative Assistant, Retail Sales Assistant
  • Last/current workplace: Navy Cadets
  • 48 years old from Jerrabomberra, NSW

Introduction

As a recent mature university graduate, I am very enthusiastic about rejoining the workforce and utilising my tertiary education (psychology) along with skills acquired through prior work experience. This experience includes: administration, research assistance, hospitality and tourism and data entry. My strengths are: commitment to excellence, ability to communicate to a broad audience, attention to detail and enthusiasm! I am a reliable, trustworthy employee seeking any position where I can utilise my talents to contribute to a team.

Employment History

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    Navy Cadets

    • Jan 2000 - Current
    Community / Family Support: 2000 - present • Navy Cadets - Secretary of the Cadet Support Unit. Provide ongoing administrative and practical support to officials, for the smooth running of a wide range of activities. • University Student - As a recent graduate, balanced the multiple demands of university study with family life, including achieving a GPA consistently above 6.5.
  • Department of Primary Industries

    • Jan 1995 - Dec 2000
    Technical Officer, Department of Primary Industries: I was recruited when I completed my Cert III and subsequently offered a permanent role. • Assist scientific staff with practical aspects of ongoing research projects. • Assist with education and extension programs on biological weed control. • Provide a wide range of administrative support, record keeping, data entry, receipt of stores and equipment maintenance. • Liase with landholders and Indigenous traditional owners to secure access to land, and exchange information on research and methods of biological weed control. • Plan and implement field trips to remote and difficult locations.

Skills

  • Sales
  • Banking
  • General Office Duties
  • Microsoft Office
  • Data Entry
  • Account Management
  • Accounts Payable and Receivable
  • Receptionist
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Training and Assessing

Education History

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    University of Canberra

    • Jan 2013 - Jan 2014
    Bachelor of Science in Psychology University of Canberra 2014 Deans Excellence Awards for Achieving a GPA of over 6.5 University of Canberra - 2014, 2013 and 2012.
  • Northern Territory TAFE

    • Ended Jan 1995
    Certificate III in Lands Park and Wildlife Management, 1995 Northern Territory TAFE