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Jacob  Alcorn

Jacob Alcorn

Seneca,PA

Summary

Recent graduate with a variety of experience and knowledge in parks and resource management. Career seeking and ambitious to work for agency that has goals to conserve and protect the outdoors and its natural resources. Highly-motivated employee with desire to take on new challenges. Strong worth ethic, adaptability and strong interpersonal skills. Well at working effectively unsupervised and quickly learning new skills.

Overview

7
7
years of professional experience

Work History

Childcare Worker

Pathways
Oil City , PA
2024.02 - Current
  • Developed and implemented activities to meet the physical, emotional, and social needs of children.
  • Documented observations of each child's behavior throughout the day.
  • Responded promptly to emergency situations involving detained juveniles, including physical aggression, medical issues or suicide attempts.

Boat Launch Steward

Pymatuning State Park DCNR
Jamestown , PA
2023.05 - 2023.08
  • Inspected grounds daily to identify potential hazards or damages caused by weather or vandalism.
  • Collected data through surveys from visitor boaters
  • Met with staff to discuss rules, regulations and work-related problems.
  • Managed daily operations of recreational facilities.
  • Provided customer service assistance when necessary; addressed complaints concerning park operations promptly.

Park Patrol Officer

Delaware Seashore State Park
Rehoboth , Delaware
2022.05 - 2022.08
  • Developed strategies for controlling invasive species in the park area.
  • Inspected trails for hazards or maintenance issues and performed necessary repairs.
  • Enforced park rules and regulations to maintain a safe environment for visitors.
  • Responded to emergency situations involving visitors or wildlife on-site.
  • Managed visitor traffic flow within designated areas of the park.
  • Conducted regular patrols throughout the park grounds to monitor activity levels.

General Laborer

Michael Contracting and Trucking Comany
Oil City , PA
2021.06 - 2021.08
  • Loaded and unloaded materials onto trucks for delivery to job sites.
  • Cleaned tools, equipment, and work areas in order to maintain a safe and organized workspace.
  • Ensured proper use of fertilizers and pesticides in accordance with safety regulations.
  • Maintained and monitored landscape grounds, including mowing grass, pruning trees, and trimming shrubs.
  • Operated various equipment such as tractors, lawnmowers, hedge trimmers, and leaf blowers.

Custodial Worker

Farmers Daughter Hillcrest Farm
Seneca , PA
2017.09 - 2019.08
  • Swept, mopped and vacuumed floors; dusted furniture; emptied wastebaskets and recycling bins.
  • Cleaned spills in hallways, stairwells and other public areas; removed snow from sidewalks.
  • Scrubbed toilets, sinks, showers, walls and windows; refilled soap dispensers and paper towels.
  • Cleaned kitchen areas including counters, appliances, cupboards and dining area surfaces.

Education

Bachelor of Science - Parks And Resource Management

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
Slippery Rock, PA
2023-12

Skills

  • Visitor engagement
  • Leave No Trace Principles
  • CPR/First Aid certified
  • Firearm Safety
  • Fishing and hunting knowledge
  • Professionalism, Self Motivation
  • Outdoor survival techniques
  • Problem-solving abilities

References

  • Josh Botts, 814-671-5374, Minister
  • Dr.Shawn K. Davis, 724-738-2599, Professor

Timeline

Childcare Worker

Pathways
2024.02 - Current

Boat Launch Steward

Pymatuning State Park DCNR
2023.05 - 2023.08

Park Patrol Officer

Delaware Seashore State Park
2022.05 - 2022.08

General Laborer

Michael Contracting and Trucking Comany
2021.06 - 2021.08

Custodial Worker

Farmers Daughter Hillcrest Farm
2017.09 - 2019.08

Bachelor of Science - Parks And Resource Management

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
Jacob Alcorn