Danny Burgess III

Garland TX 75041

References

  • Available upon request

Objective

  • To obtain and secure a challenging and rewarding position

Employment History

2012-Present

Danny's Auto Care

Richardson, TX

Mechanic Assistant

  • Light mechanic duties such as oil changes, fluid fills, breaks, shocks, struts etc.
  • Assist in all mechanic jobs simple and complex
  • Maintain all cleaning and customer care duties

2011 - 2012

Dogs Rule Resort

Carrollton, TX

Lead Kennel Technician

  • Introduced new dogs to daycare pack, determining and redirecting to achieve appropriate do behavior
  • Sustained visual observation of dogs at all times and divided attention and play equally among all dogs in daycare to ensure a safe and stress free enviroment
  • Disinfected all indoor and outdoor play and boarding areas to assure sanitation and safety

2010 - 2011

Pappy's Pet Lodge

Plano, TX

Lead Kennel Technician

  • Performed tasks such as filling food and water dishes, and exercising animals.
  • Cleaned and disinfected cages, rooms, and yards
  • Washed and cleaned walls and beds
  • Supervised playtime/day care for dogs
  • Administered necessary medication/ treatments to client pets’

2009 - 2010

North Dallas Dog Rescue

Dallas, TX

Kennel Manager

  • Maintained dog rescue following general animal care procedures regarding intake, cleaning, grouping, play time, and adoption
  • Assisted prospective clients with choosing new animal, from first glance to home delivery
  • Aided in special events such as adopt-a-thons, charity galas, and special events

2007 - 2009

Operation Kindness

Carrollton, TX

Lead Animal Care Technician

  • Performed animal care duties such as preparing food, feeding, providing water, and washing litter and food pans
  • Cleaned floors, picking up fecal material, and washed debris from walls, and sterilized beds, dog runs, indoor and outdoor kennels, cages and play yards
  • Studied behaviors of dogs and arranged playgroups according to various temperaments
  • Answered questions from clients, vet staff, and volunteers about specific animal behavior and temperament
  • Separated and controlled fighting animals to prevent injury to animals’ involved and surrounding people
  • Assisted prospective owners in selection of animals for adoption
  • Presented desired animal to interested client, often to introduce current pets
  • Bathed and groomed animals as required

2001 - 2007

Richardson Car Care

Richardson, TX

Tire and Lube Specialist

  • Entered customer, car and arrival information into computer database
  • Utilized R.O.Writer Management Software to accurately quote parts and labor for general repair, tires, and scheduled maintenance
  • Used ALLDATA for service and repair information, shop management and customer relations solutions
  • Drained oil from crankcase and refilled with required oil and replaced and air filters
  • Inspected vehicle fluid levels, and replaced or replenished as required
  • Checked tire pressure and added air if needed, repaired or replaced tires as requested
  • Kept shop area neat and clean