General Resume

Mara F. Szalajda
2510 Williams Court, Bellmore, NY 11710-4805
516-635-3221
marasz@verizon.net

Mara Szalajda

Objective and Technical Skills

            Position offering challenges which will utilize my qualities:

                        Attention to detail, computer literacy, reliable, office skills

Technical Skills

            Word, Excel, Publisher

Management

          Interviewed and trained new buying staff, managed office

Accounting

           Worked all phases of purchasing, receiving and invoicing

           Worked government bids for school and camp programs

           Created insurance company database for use by Medical Billers to expedite     claim processing. Reconciled hundreds of unpaid medical claims

Creative

            Specialist in Fine Art Materials. Work on Canvas and Paper, Bookbinding

            Web site maintenance:  http://www.artistcraftsman.com,  http://www.graphiceyegallery.com, http://www.studiomara.com, http://www.sunysb.edu/infrared

            Set up computer templates for pricing, discounts, etc. schedules and memos

Volunteer

         Last Hope Animal Rescue 2010 to 2021

         All About Cats 2022 to present

Employment

      Hallmark cards, Kansas City, MO.   September 2020 to June 2022

      Vetco Vaccination Clinic, Plainview, NY August 2019 to September 2020

      Banfield Animal Hospital, Levittown NY  November 2014 to August 2019

Volunteer

         Last Hope Animal Rescue 2010 to 2021

         All About Cats 2022 to present


Awards & Externships:   Certificate: Anprolene Sterilization System 2011           Advisory Board: Veterinary Science Technology Program           Suffolk County Community College 2009-10 Award for Service: Veterinary Science Technology Club 2010 Externship: Brookhaven Cat Hospital 2010 Externship: Long Island Veterinary Services 2009
Education: University of the State of New York, Education
Department, Veterinary Technician, September 9. 2010, License # 006708
Suffolk County Community College, A.A.S. , Veterinary Science Technology. 
Nassau Community College, Garden City, N.Y., Computer Information Systems Certificate.   
Philadelphia College of Art, Phila., Pa., Bachelor of Fine Arts
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, N.Y. Master of Fine Arts.