John Iwan

Freelance Proofreader & Data Entry Freelancer

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Location:Saint Joseph, Michigan, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/johniwan
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Kudos
2.5
2 Skills
$250
Rate/Hr
John Iwan

Objective: Use my skills and talents in a proofreading or copyediting position.

RELEVANT PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

JohnsonRauhoff Communications Group October 1994 to Present
St. Joseph, Michigan
PROOFREADER/COPY EDITOR/TECHNICAL WRITER. Primary proofreader for consumer, marketing, hazard, and corporate communications. Write and format copy on certain accounts and projects, copyedit prewritten copy, and proofread a wide variety of materials, including bilingual, trilingual, and multilingual use and care guides and installation instructions, as well as complete Web sites. Clients have included GE, LG, KitchenAid, Whirlpool, Meijer, Walmart online catalog, Kmart online catalog, Hamilton Beach/Proctor-Silex, Samsung, Rheem, Rubbermaid, Johnson Controls, Robert Bosch Tool Group conveyor systems catalogs, Amway, Jack in the Box, Tree of Life, Spartan Motors, Supreme Trucks, Lakeland HealthCare, and Abbott Laboratories, Ross Products Division.

HAZARD COMMUNICATIONS QUALITY REVIEW. Ensured compliance review of client projects with ANSI, UL, and other applicable standards. Monitored consistency in translations and electronic libraries. Created and implemented document retention policy. Clients have included Whirlpool, GE, and Hamilton Beach.

GENERAL OPERATIONS MANAGER. Supervised rewrite of all departmental procedures.

Whirlpool Corporation/Aerotek November 2002 to February 2008
St. Joseph, Michigan
SAFETY CONSULTANT. Reviewed and proofread use and care guides, installation instructions, and tech sheets across all product lines for correct safety verbiage and warning panels. Reviewed FAQs for correct safety information prior to publishing on the corporate Web site.

Transcripts Unlimited January 1997 to December 2004
St. Joseph, Michigan
TYPIST/PROOFREADER. Transcribed courtroom videotapes; proofread transcriptions.

Bibco, Inc. February 1986 to April 1994
Benton Harbor, Michigan
ENGINEERING MANAGER. Managed and supervised engineering work in support of manufactured wiring harnesses and cable assemblies. Quoted all aspects of products. Developed, proofread, edited, and approved all assembly procedures. Supervised manufacture of all QA test equipment.

MARKETING DIRECTOR. Developed marketing initiatives and budgets while supervising staff of six. Presented quotes, participated in negotiations. Expedited scheduling of customer orders.

EDUCATION
1976
Purdue University
BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN GENERAL MANAGEMENT

REFERENCES
Available on request
Skills (2) Rating
Proofreading
Data Entry