200 Mason Dr., Apt. 211
Whitby ON L1N 2B1
To secure an office position, and or, on a freelance basis done at home which my technical, organizational, and people skills can be utilized.
2014 2015 - Proofreading/Editing Legal and non legal articles, Thesis, Essays and many books all of which have been done on a freelance basis.
2008-2013 - Computer Composition Co. of Canada - Proofreader/Editor - Librarian (Legal publishing)
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)
National Institute of Broadcasting (commercials)
Microcomputer Course, Diamond Management Institute
Computer Courses in Windows, Internet, E-mail
Microsoft Word, PSP (Paint Shop Pro - working with graphics)
I am a detail-oriented, reliable, team-oriented individual with excellent people skills. I am a quick learner with a positive approach to life.