Brett Upston

location_onSuburb: Ellenbrook

Employment Objective

I am seeking full-time, part time, or casual employment in the construction or logistics industry. My key proven work skills are communicating with others, sales and working with computers. I would be an asset to an employer because of my work attributes especially my innovation and concern for others. I am available for work immediately.

Key Trade Skills

  • ✓ Communicating with customers
  • ✓ Communicating with employees
  • ✓ Controlling Machines & Processes
  • ✓ General Physical Activities
  • ✓ Interacting With Computers
  • ✓ Solving Problems

Qualifications & Certificates

High Risk Licences:

  • Forklift (LF)
    Training Course Experts
    2012
  • Elevated Work Platform (EWP)
    Training Course Experts
    2019

Certificates:

  • Provide First Aid (FA)
    Training Course Experts
    2019
  • Working at Heights (WAH)
    Training Course Experts
    2019
  • Construction White Card
    Training Course Experts
    2019
  • Confined Spaces Entry (CS)
    Training Course Experts
    2019
  • Gas Test Atmospheres (GTA)
    Training Course Experts
    2019

Technical Skills: Internet, Presentation, Social Media, Word Processing

Industry & Work Experience

Self Employed 2012 - Current
Street Performer

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Communicating with customers of various backgrounds.
  • Providing entertainment tailored to specific interests.
  • Confidently speaking in public to a large audience.

Achievements:

Won first place in a competitive poetry event.
Build Your Customer Base.com 2018 - 2019
Event Consultant

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Advising and planning superior marketing strategies.
  • Setting up a professional stage for musicians to perform safely.
  • Managing and maintaining an accurate till, and keeping secure.

Achievements:

Sales and attendance exceeded expectations.
B & M Lawns and Gardens 2011
Gardener / Landscaper

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Assist in providing a superior lawn and garden service to commercial and private clients.
  • Operating various landscaping machinery, including ride on mowers, line trimmers and edgers.
  • Communicating with customers in a friendly and courteous manner.

Achievements:

Confidently learned to operate new machinery in a safe and efficient manner.

Work Attributes

  • Communication and teamwork: Developed through my years of various jobs, voluntary work and varying sporting endeavour.
  • Concern for Others: I am sensitive to others’ needs and feelings and being understanding and helpful on the job.
  • Innovation: I am creative and like alternative thinking to develop new ideas for and answers to work-related problems.

Personal Interests and Hobbies

  • Improvised Poetry: Confidence speaking in public and improvisation.
  • Drone Piloting: Precision Handeye Co-ordination
  • Social Media Marketing: Created a brand with over 5,000 fans and still growing.

Referees

Brian Port
B & M Lawns & Gardens Owner
Sunil Choudhurry
Build Your Customer Base Owner