Houston, Chickasaw County, Mississippi, 38851, United States of America
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Taurus Jones


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    About the Candidate

    103 Jones Circle, Houston, MS 38851




    Objective: Actively seeking Engineering Technology and Information Technology career opportunities.
    Professional Summary
    Experienced Information Technology Coordinator with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry. Skilled in Computer-Aided Design (CAD), Public Speaking, Supply Chain Management, Microsoft Office, and Electronics. Strong information technology professional with a Bachelor of Science focused in Engineering with the concentration of Technology Management from Mississippi Valley State University (MVSU).
    Strengths and Skills
    Supply Chain Management • Quality assurance/Quality control oriented
    Computer Aided Design (CAD) • Strong computer skills/MS Suite proficiency
    Information Technology/Electronics oriented • Excellent organization/communication skills
    Computer Maintenance • Motivated Leader/Valued Team Player
    Satellite Communications (SATCOM) • Architectural Experience
    Professional Experience
    Entry Level Automotive Technician
    The Goodyear Tire Company – Tupelo, MS December 2019 – March 2020

    Performs routine automotive maintenance tasks, including oil changes, tire rotations, transmission flushes, air conditioner re-charges, front-end alignments, battery installations and headlight/taillight installations.
    Conducts extensive diagnostic procedures to determine the sources of customers’ problems and provide accurate repair recommendations.
    Internet Installation Maintenance Technician
    Brad’s Electronics – Pontotoc, MS May 2019 – October 2019

    Installs, maintains, tests, troubleshoots, and repairs cables, and other telecommunications equipment in the field to ensure optimum network usage and quality.
    Operates company computer/documents and verifies equipment problems and troubleshooting.
    Assembly Line Supply Technician
    United Furniture Industries – Nettleton, MS June 2018 – August 2018

    Safely operated company machinery to assemble seat cushions according to company standards.
    Maintained cleanliness and organization of workstation to ensure safety and maximum productivity.
    Inspected seating cushions and provided extra support to assists with structure and comfort standards.
    Information Technology Coordinator
    MVSU/National Society of Leadership and Success – Itta Bena, MS September 2017 – May 2018

    Responsible for installation and testing of all IT equipment prior to beginning scheduled events.
    Communicated with chapter advisor to maintain a up to date schedule of requested services.
    Assistant Lab Technician
    MVSU/Natural Science and Environmental Health – Itta Bena, MS September 2016 – May 2017

    Responsible for verifying and locating building equipment for inventory/accountability reporting.
    Executed laboratory set up actions to prepare for classroom sessions and ensure productivity.
    Additional Professional Experience:
    Assembly Line Supplier, United Furniture, Okolona, MS 2016
    Furniture Roller, Affordable Furniture, Houlka, MS 2015-2016
    Furniture Unloader, Ashley’s Furniture, Ecru, MS 2014-2015
    Correctional Officer, Chickasaw County Regional Correctional Facility, Houston, MS 2013
    2019: Bachelor of Science, Engineering Technology, Concentration: Technology/Management/ Mississippi Valley State University, Itta Bena, MS
    2018: Associate of Art, General Studies/East Mississippi Community College, Scooba, MA
    Leadership, Affiliations and Activities
    President, Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Incorporated 2018-2019
    President, Choir Psi Phi, MVSU 2018-2019
    President, Trio Student Support Services, MVSU 2018-2019
    President, National Society for Leadership and Success, MVSU 2018-2019
    Vice President, Choir Psi Phi, MVSU 2017-2018

    01/2016 - 05/2019
    Mississippi Valley State University Bachelors of Science in Engineering Technology

    01/2009 - 07/2011
    East Mississippi Community College Associate of Art

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