RICHARD PARRISH 602 E. Fourth St., Lima, OH 45804 (567) 712-8824 firstname.lastname@example.org Objective: Seeking employment with a reputable organization where I can expound and grow as a photojournalist. _________________________________________________________________________________ Operating Systems: Windows XP Professional, Windows NT, Windows ME, Windows 2000, Mac 0SX, Solaris, UNIX, Linux, Novell Software / Applications: Microsoft Office XP, Microsoft Office 2000, Microsoft Office 1997, MS Word, MS Access, MS Excel, MS FrontPage, Internet Explorer, Outlook, Outlook Express, PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop, Quark Xpress, DreamWeaver, Lotus 1-2-3, Publisher, Turbo Tax, Quicken, QuickBooks, QuickBooksPro, AutoCAD, Oracle, Final Cut Pro, Photo Mechanic, Palm Desktop, Nero, Cool Edit, Sony Acid Pro, Word Perfect, WS FTP Professional, Avast Professional, McAfee, Norton, Data Entry, Microsoft Works, Dbase Qualifications Ability to install, configure, and support an organization’s local area network. Edits and assembles video using Final Cut Pro (Demo Skilled in monitoring and identifying problems on a network . Capable to perform necessary maintenance to support network availability. Provided technical assistance to computer end users. Plan coordinate, and implement network security measures. Install, repair, troubleshooting, and build computers. Experienced in data recovery, removing spyware, trojans, and viruses from computers. _________________________________________________________________________________ Education University Rio Grande, Rio Grande, OH 1995 - 1996 Computer Science Devry, Columbus, OH 1993 - 1994 Computer Information Systems Certifications Understanding Networking Fundamentals Introduction to Unix Level I Hands-on Unix Level II DELL Certified Technician Black Belt Instructor / Examiner in Ju-Jitsu Employment History Photographer 2008-Present The Lima News Provided clear, easy-to-read, high quality, truthful images, that communicate a meaningful message to the readers. Adjusting the tone and color of the pictures using Adobe PhotoShop CS3. Complete assignments on time and accurately. Able to upload photos within in minutes after shooting. Online Portfolio http://www.hburst.net/portfolio.html. Online Portfolio http://www.hburst.net/press.html. Photographer 2005-Present Self Employed Wedding Photographer. Senior Pictures. Enhance photos using Photoshop CS3. Meet various customers and create sales of photos to be taken. Cable Installer 2003-2005 AmeriLink Corporation Installs service drops, outlets, high speed internet, terminals and other cable system devices in subscribers homes. Connects/disconnects cable service. Performs upgrades, downgrades, pre-wiring and multiple dwelling installations. Provided onsite customer service on the operation of equipment and services. Sells additional services and/or products to customers. Information Consultant 2002-2003 Self Employed On Call Computer Services for various customers. Wedding Photographer. DVD duplication of owned DVD for various customers. Created websites for various customers using Flash and Dreamweaver software. Network Consultant 2001-2002 Sophisticated Systems Incorporated Hardware and software tech support for end users for the entire state of Ohio WIC program. Assigned the appropriate analysts when phone support was insufficient. Responsible for daily and monthly financial reports from National City Bank. Remote troubleshooting on end user computers using PC Anywhere. Analyst Programmer I 1996-2001 Columbus Health Department Oversaw computer network within the department. Kept records of users' problems and errors as well as the steps taken to solve the problems. Monitored the performance of the network. Set up passwords for individual users. Good organizational and logical thinking skills. Worked late hours and an irregular schedule available as needed. Provided Help Desk Support for end users. Assisted users in resolving day to day system or program problems. Tested programs and proved accuracy of results by comparing with other known output. SUN Solaris Network Administrator. Webmaster of www.cmhhealth.org.