Sophie Garland

location_onSuburb: Mandurah

Employment Objective

I bring forward a very strong work ethic along with passion to learn all aspects of the position to ensure a high quality outcome. I desire to obtain full time or casual employment in the Mining Industry. I am honest, reliable, trustworthy and flexible. I am mindful of the importance of Occupation Health and Safety legislation to provide a safe working environment. I enjoy working as part of a team and prepared to work around the clock.

Key Trade Skills

  • ✓ Communicating with employees
  • ✓ Controlling Machines & Processes
  • ✓ Documenting/Recording Information
  • ✓ Equipment Maintenance
  • ✓ Maintain Safety and Health
  • ✓ Operating Equipment

Qualifications & Certificates


  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessing
    Orca Australia
  • Certificate II in Buisness
    Australian Industry Trade College
  • Certificate II in Hospitality
    Miami State High School
  • Certificate II in Information, Digital Media and Technology
    Australian Industry Trade College

High Risk Licences:

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


  • Working at Heights (WAH)
    Training Course Experts
  • Gas Test Atmospheres (GTA)
    Training Course Experts
  • Confined Spaces Entry (CS)
    Training Course Experts

Technical Skills: Presentation, Publishing, Spreadsheets, Word Processing

Industry & Work Experience

Star Surf and Skate 2019 - Current
Surfing Instructor and Retail 2IC

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide a high level of customer safety in an outdoor scenario. Instructing groups how to surf, tailoring the lesson to each individual's needs.
  • Money management, opening and closing the till, preforming a high level of customer service.
  • Competent in designing, maintaining and organizing computerized files.


Receiving a high level of feedback from clients.
Scarborough Beach Surf School June 2018 - February 2019
Full time - Warehouse, Office and Surf Coach.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Working with computers, answering the business telephone and emails. Dealing with clients at a high level of customer satisfaction.
  • Instructing clients in water safety and learning to surf skills.


Client's providing positive 5 star feedback on Google and Trip Adviser.
Sea Spray Pty Ltd 2017- 2018
Boat Maintenance and Detailing

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Providing a well presented warehouse to meet customer satisfaction needs.
  • Strictly observe occupation health and safety guidelines when working at heights.
  • Gel coat restoration, polishing, interior and exterior detailing and hand co-ordination tools.


Outstanding feedback from clients and the business owner.

Work Attributes

  • Adaptability/Flexibility: I am open to change (positive or negative) and to considerable variety in the workplace.
  • Dependability: Being physically fit it allows me to work hard with ease. I am reliable, responsible, and dependable and happy to fill in at short notice.
  • Resilience: I accept criticism and deal calmly and effectively with high stress situations.

Personal Interests and Hobbies

  • State Emergency Services: Actively learn and carry out tasks within the community to ensure the safety of all involved. As a cadet you participate in Police boat rescues, fire awareness, and work with police dogs to ensure the safety of the community.
  • AFL Womans: Team work, compassion and resilience. In late 2018 I was selected to play in the WA All Stars Game.
  • Wake Boarding: Stimulating an active, healthy and balanced mind.


Ian Macpherson
Star Surf and Skate Owner
Amanda Lowe
Personal Reference