Qualifications

I have over 15 years of experience working in sterile and non sterile pharma, both as a viable environmental monitoring expert, on the bench, as a team leader, as a trainer and process mapping expert.  I’ve also audited, run process simulation programs, validated equipment and processes and investigated many, many issues.

Personal Attributes

  • Values communication
  • Operates with integrity
  • Strong critical thinker and problem solver
  • Fast learner and assimilator
  • Likes to plan

Transferable Skills

  • Computer and Programming skills varying levels of (DOS, Pascal, Basic 7.0, C++, Java, HTML, CSS, Windows, Ubuntu)
  • Writing for different target audiences and distilling information from Subject Matter Experts
  • Ability to see details and the large picture
  • Solid technical illustration and writing skills
  • Training development and delivery (including change management)
  • Fluent in Microsoft Office software suite inc. Visio
  • Investigative and report writing skills
  • ISO and AS standard knowledge

Degrees and Associated bits of paper

  • Bachelor of Science (Microbiology / Immunology) – Monash University
  • Training Small Groups ( BSZ404A – Module of: Certificate IV in Assessment and Workplace Training – BSZ10498) – Melbourne University
  • Diploma of Commercial Arts (Graphic Design) – Commercial Arts Training College
  • Da Vinci Graduate Award – Commercial Arts Training College
  • Open access sourced Bachelor of Computer Science – so no paper, just knowledge & skills

Certifications

  • KL 302.10. Kaspersky Endpoint Security and Management. Advanced Skills (Systems Engineer Level 1)
  • KLE 002.104 Kaspersky Endpoint Security and Management. Fundamentals (Service Pack 2)
  • KLE 002.10 Kaspersky Endpoint Security and Management Fundamentals
  • KLE 040.10. Kaspersky Endpoint Security Cloud
  • KLE 035.10. Kaspersky Security for Storage
  • KLE 005.10. Kaspersky Security 10 for Windows 10
  • KLE 019.10 Kaspersky Endpoint Security Associate
  • Mentoring Others – LinkedIn Learning
  • Leading with Emotional Intelligence – LinkedIn Learning
  • Having Difficult Conversations – LinkedIn Learning
  • Connecting with peers in the Workplace – LinkedIn Learning
  • The Fundamentals of Document Retention and Data Management – LinkedIn Learning
  • Writing Proposals – LinkedIn Learning
  • Managing Project Stakeholders – LinkedIn Learning
  • SharePoint 2016 Essential Training – LinkedIn Learning
  • Writing in Plain English – LinkedIn Learning
  • Solving Business Problems  – LinkedIn Learning

Courses

  • Leadership Great Leaders, Great Teams, Great Results Program – Franklin Covey
  • Mapping Business Communications – Tactics
  • Effective Supervisory Management – Leadership Management Australia
  • Problem Solving & Decision Making – Kepner Tregoe
  • Introduction to Project Management (PMBOK – 3rd Edition Aligned). In-house self-driven
  • Project Management for the Real World – CBT Nuggets
  • Introduction to Occupational Health & Safety – Victorian WorkCover Authority
  • Recognition and Properties of Dangerous Goods – Noel Wicking & Associates Pty. Ltd.
  • Analytical Services Team “Back to Basics” – provided by Bridgeworks (DiSC = Panther 5223)
  • Effective Customer Communication – provided by TMI/Tack International (DiSC = Panther/owl – 6136)
  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) – Vizual Learning / eCareers
  • Certified Information Systems Security Pro (2016) (CISSP) – Vizual Learning / eCareers
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) – Vizual Learning / eCareers
  • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) – Vizual Learning / eCareers
  • Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI) – Vizual Learning / eCareers
  • KLE 037.01Kaspersky Embedded Security
  • IT Expert Getting Started in IT – CBT Nuggets
  • CompTIA A Plus 220-901- CBT Nuggets
  • CompTIA A Plus 220-902 course completion – CBT Nuggets
  • Ubuntu administration- CBT Nuggets
  • Agile Essentials- CBT Nuggets

Other Potentially Useful Skills

  • BMC Remedy IT Service Management software
  • Novatek LIMS
  • Trackwise EQMS
  • Biomereux Vitek32
  • Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Acrobat
  • Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher, Access, Powerpoint, Visio
  • Video editing software
  • Hyper-V
  • ESXi
  • Online champion/communicator
  • Data junkie