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Michael Niewodowski's Bio:
Michael Niewodowski, Certified IT Professional
Currently studying Computer Information Technology: Network Administration and Security degree at State College of Florida, Bradenton, FL. A+, Network+, Security+, MOS Certifications. Over ten years' experience in management affairs. Bachelor of Arts Degree in English. Superb written and verbal communication. Strong customer service and soft skills. Demonstrated success in managing multiple customer service and training projects, ensuring objectives were achieved and deadlines were met. Effective developing of employee training programs and on-boarding, including industry certifications, computer based training, assessment benchmarks, and safety procedures. Experience with program marketing and publicity. Excellent time management and presentation skills. Able to dynamically multitask in a fast-paced environment. Learn new skills and adapt to changes quickly. Positive attitude with a constant smile.
Michael Niewodowski's Experience:
Network Services Intern at State College of FloridaJanuary 2015 - May 2015 | Bradenton, FL
Learn and configure SolarWinds SNMP software, assist with alerts and reports. Learn and conduct Backup/Restore Archive email process, document results. Assist with network hardware and software configuration and deployment. Assist with Print Server migration, including configuration of staff computers. Conducted various administrative duties, including creating Visio network diagrams, filing, phone and email correspondence, and organizing events. Responsible for conducting research, then organizing, delineating, and reporting to manager using Microsoft Office Suite and other tools. Attend business and network team meetings.
Advisor/ Board of Directors at SkillsUSA Florida2008 - 2012
Chapter Advisor of non-profit, career and technical preparatory organization, responsible for: -creating and maintaining an on-campus chapter of SkillsUSA. -training and advising student competitors in employment competitions, including Job Interviews, Resume Writing, Employment Application, Public Speaking, Community Service, and Job Skills Demonstrations. A student competitor won Florida Job Interview Competition two years in a row and competed at National SkillsUSA Conference in Kansas City, MO. Advisor-at-Large member of the Florida SkillsUSA Board of Directors, responsible for guiding and directing the organization, conducting presentations, and attending professional meetings.
General Manager/ Culinary Arts Instructor at Southeast High School/ Seminole Cafe2004 - 2012
General Manager of fully licensed foodservice establishment responsible for: -screening, recruiting, interviewing, placing, promoting, and training all workers. -managing all personnel records in compliance with legal, regulatory, and organization standards, including confidential materials. -managing the administration of benefits and compensation programs for employees. -obtaining licensure and certifications to meet local, state, and federal standards, including training and testing of employees in industry certifications. -managing multiple customer service and training projects, ensuring objectives were achieved and deadlines were met, while presenting recommendations and status of projects to management, administrators, and/or customers. -employee counseling, workplace conflict resolution, management coaching, advocacy, program marketing, planning and conducting meetings, and all administrative duties.
Research Assistant at University of South Florida2004 - 2006
Research Assistant to English professor, Suzanne, Stein PhD, responsible for: conducting research, then organizing, delineating, and reporting to professor using Microsoft Office and other tools. -responsible for many administrative duties, including filing, phone and email correspondence, taking dictation, fielding phone calls, and organizing events.
Chef at Windows on the World Restaurant2000 - September 2001
Michael Niewodowski's Education:
State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota2013 – 2015Associate of Science (A.S.) in Computer ScienceConcentration: Networking and Security. Computer Information Systems.
University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee2003 – 2006Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)Concentration: English Language and Literature, General
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-London England1997 – 1997Vocational DiplomaConcentration: Culinary Arts/Chef Training
University of South Florida1992 – 1996Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)Concentration: Spanish Language and Literature
Bradenton Christian High School1988 – 1992
Franciscan University of Steubenville
Michael Niewodowski's Interests & Activities:
Fatherhood, Culinary Arts, Blogging, Reading, Classic Literature, Ballroom Dancing, Pets, Fine Wines, Travel