Cashier (Current Employee), Saint Petersburg, FL – June 6, 2014
A typical day is very straight forward, it is easy to know where you need to be and when. It is a very relaxed work place. I learned alot about how to work under stresssful conditions. My co-workers were always reliable. The hardest part of my job was making sure thatthe customer was always happy. the Most enjoyable part was getting to spend time with – more... the customers and talking to them. – less
Volunteer Research Assistant (Former Employee), Saint Petersburg, FL – January 13, 2014
As I worked as a volunteer research assistant, I primarily only interacted with my supervisor and the participants in the study. As a result, I cannot speak towards official employment by Eckerd College as a whole.
Event Staff (Former Employee), Saint Petersburg, FL – August 11, 2013
fun and productive place to work. learned a lot about dealing with a wide array of personalities and backgrounds. learned how to manage and lead a team. My co workers were fun to work with and did their jobs well. the hardest part of the job was going home. I loved dealing with people as my favorite part of the job.
Business Office Administrative Support (Former Employee), St Petersburg, Florida – June 3, 2013
Assisted with accounts payable and accounts receivable by accurately entering all vendor information and payment details for invoices
Filing invoices in numerical order on a daily basis to ensure proper work flow of the Accounts Payable Department. Organized all paperwork including; faxes, in-coming and out-going mail for the office, student confidential – more... information, etc. Represented the college by greeting student, parents and/or vendors in a timely manner and answered phone calls with a professional tone and always with a smile. Improved office flow by working through daily office related task to ensure continuous office support. Served as the account manager and contact person for all current vendors such as the offsite storage company, Iron Mountain and Office Depot. Analyzed contracts and terms to assist the college in cutting down unnecessary cost. Personal assistant to the Bursar, CFO, Assistant CFO and Treasurer. Responsibly for making daily deposits for the Student Accounts department. Maintained a current inventory of office supplies and placed orders as the supplies was needed Ran errands for the Business Office Responsible for maintaining an organized general office area and my personal work space. Prepared a monthly office calendar for the Business Office staff. Served as a direct and reliable assistant for all office employees. – less
Chemistry Stockroom Assistant (Former Employee), Saint Petersburg, FL – February 19, 2013
A typical day at work included coming in and getting organized. Then would embark on daily tasks which would range from unpacking, to organizational, to preparation of chemicals and labs. I learned a lot about laboratory function, set up, and chemical hazards and safety.
Coordinator of Coastal Cleanup (Former Employee), St. Petersburg, Fl – May 11, 2012
I organized several beach and shoreline restoration projects along the waterways of St. Petersburg, Fl. I worked with several elementary schools to educate the students on issues dealing with environmental pollution and conservation. At the conclusion of this study, I reported my scientific findings to Tampa Bay Watch that the most littered piece of – more... trash were cigarettes. This information was compiled into similar studies they have conducted and included in their yearly reports. Educated several classes from Maximo Elementary School on the importance of being a good steward of the environment and how they can get involved by reducing, reusing, and recycling their waste. – less
Great school with an excellent support system and community
Math and Economics Tutor (Former Employee), Saint Petersburg, FL – April 12, 2012
Eckerd College is a small liberal arts college located in St. Petersburg FL. It has a fantastic mentor program to help students develop their areas of interest and accomplish their academic goals. The most enjoyable part of the school is the laid back beautiful campus and the facilities.