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Dave R. | Elance
 
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Dave R.

British English American Proof-reader Editor
   United States
  |   Lompoc, CA
  |  8:17 am Local Time

Overview

UK-Born UK-educated British-English-fluent American Citizen. Former Electronics Service Engineer, Technician, World Traveller, Writer, Computer expert.
A confident, reliable worker, and experienced electronics engineer.
Punctual, reliable, conscientious.
Extremely low absenteeism record.
Thoroughness and attention to detail.
Willing to help others and solve problems.
Effective with proof-reading and text-checking.
Capable of working as part of an effective team.
Methodical and logical approach to record-keeping.
Capable of working on own...

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Skills (4)

Tested
UK English Proofreading Skills Test (Oxford Guide to Style)
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English Spelling Test (UK Version)
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Technical Writing Skills Certification
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Publishing Fundamentals Test
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Service Description

Editing, Proofreading of English language texts, reports, books. articles. Fast turnover.

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Employment

Orchard Supply Hardware, California USA
Sales Associate (Part Time)
2007 - Present
Sales Associate working on shop floor for large California chain of hardware stores assisting customers of all ages with purchases and advice encompassing many ranges of household projects and...
Grange & Nicholls House, Northampton County Counci
HANDYMAN (Part Time)
2002 - 2007
HANDYMAN (Part Time): Grange & Nicholls House EPH, (Northants County Council), UK. - Various maintenance and repair duties in Elderly Persons Residential Homes. - Requirement to work unaided on...
Scantek Enterprises, Northampton, England
CONSULTING SERVICE ENGINEER (Self employed)
1996 - 2006
CONSULTING SERVICE ENGINEER - Installation, service and repair of specialized equipment such as gamma cameras. - Extensive liaison with customers - use of customer care skills. - Educate customers...
IGE Medical Systems, Northampton, England
FIELD SERVICE ENGINEER
1986 - 1996
FIELD SERVICE ENGINEER (Full Time): IGE Medical Systems, Northampton, England - Field service engineer, repair & servicing of Diagnostic Imaging nuclear medicine equipment. - Ability to...
Technicare Imaging (UK), Rugby, Warks, England
FIELD SERVICE ENGINEER
1980 - 1986
FIELD SERVICE ENGINEER (Full Time): Technicare Imaging (UK), Rugby, Warks, England - Field Service Engineer: duties as with IGE Medical Systems. - Editor/producer of in-house newsletters.
Core Laboratories, Surrey, England
INSTRUMENT MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN
1977 - 1979
INSTRUMENT MAINTENANCE TECH. (Full Time): Core Laboratories, Surrey, UK. - Working on own initiative as sole engineer for UK/Europe. - Adaptable: responsible for installation, maintenance and...
Marconi Co & Marconi Radar, Chelmsford, England
TEST TECHNICIAN
1972 - 1977
TEST TECHNICIAN (Full Time): Marconi Co & Marconi Radar, Chelmsford, Essex, UK. - Testing of secondary surveillance radar systems sub-assemblies. - Received cash award for labour- and...

Education

MARCONI COMPANY, Chelmsford, England
Electronics Apprenticeship
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Mid-Essex Technical; College, Chelmsford Essex UK
HIGHER NATIONAL CERTIFICATE
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Clacton County High School, Essex England
British Secondary Education to 'O' Levels
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COLCHESTER TECHNICAL COLLEGE, ENGLAND
City & Guilds Telecommunications Technician Cert
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