Carole Stewart

Freelance Proofreader & Researcher

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Location:Whitby, Ontario, Canada
Phone: 9054096590
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/carolestewart46834
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Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$25
Rate/Hr
RESUME


CAROLE STEWART
200 Mason Dr., Apt. 211.
Whitby ON L1N 2B1
905-493-1554
stewart.carole1@gmail.com

OBJECTIVE

To secure an office, or preferably, freelance position in which my technical, organizational, and people skills can be utilized.

EXPERIENCE

2007 to Present 2008 - 2015): Freelance Editor/Proofreader - Computer Composition of Canada.

2006-2007 - Business Website (California) Editor - I took the standard procedures of a business website and checked them for proper syntax and spelling plus changed them as necessary to make them more reader friendly; formatted them to a standard so that they all were similar in appearance; identified those that were essentially the same and flagged those to be reconsidered and removed if necessary. There were 200+ procedures that I worked on.

2004-2005 Finance - FSCO (Manpower) Dispute Resolution Group
Mediation Assistant - Clerical and administrative assistance to the mediation unit of the Dispute Resolution Branch of the Ontario Insurance Commission; preparing working paper files; searching database for related files.

2003-2004 – Lloyd’s Landscaping (Pickering)
Contract Admin/Receptionist - Responsible for general receptionist duties and preparation of contracts.

1991-2003 - At Home Mom (Whitby) - Raised my daughters, police volunteer.

1990-1991 - Butterworths (Unionville)
Editor - Responsible for library and major loose-leaf publications.

1965-1990 - Carswell Company (25 years)(Scarborough)
Chief Production Editor (10 years); Senior Secretary (10 years);
Technical Editor, Production Editor, Managing Editor (5 years)

EDUCATION

Oakville Trafalgar HS (Business Law)
National Institute of Broadcasting (commercials)
Microcomputer Course, Diamond Management Institute
Computer Courses in Windows, Internet, E-mail

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Microsoft Word, PSP (Paint Shop Pro - working with graphics)

PERSONAL QUALITIES

I am a detail-oriented, reliable, team-oriented individual with excellent people skills. I am a quick learner with a positive approach to life.

INTERESTS

Church Choir, Computer work, socials with my friends, music.
Skills (2) Rating
Proofreading
Research