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Kerry James Slavin

Career Objective:
To work in a client focussed organisation, utilising a variety of IT, web development, e-commerce, programming and personal skills to solve current computing problems and to develop integrated systems that enhance productivity.

2003 Certificate IV Assessment & Workplace Training - Tabor College
Prepare and implement workplace assessments, lesson preparation, training small groups and review of training and assessment methodologies.
2001 Diploma of E-Commerce - T&S Institute of Technology and Management
The E-Commerce Diploma focused on standards, technologies, and practices for B2B and B2C e-commerce models.
The Diploma course was structured around understanding and facilitating relationships between marketing, customer service, purchasing, and external businesses utilising secure transactions provided by SSL and SET, payment gateways, inventory control, order information and web site performance testing and evaluation.

The Diploma included the following industry benchmark qualifications;
· Certificate IV Information Technology (Web Design).
Client interaction, Design Principles, Project Management, Client and Server Side Scripting, Programming (Javascript, Perl, ASP including VBScript, Java), Multimedia and Graphics.
· Certified Internet Webmaster (CIW) - Master Designer
Foundations: Networking, Internet Fundamentals, HTML Programming - 98%
Site Design: Design Principles, using Javascript, CSS, XML and XSL - 97%
E-Commerce: Transaction Security, Site Promotion, Online Services, ASP - 90%
· Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Windows 2000 Professional - Installation, Configuration and Administration.

Passing Score: 880

Short Courses:
1999 Word Basic Macro Programming
1998 Project Management
1998 Leading Teams
1996 Sun System Accounting

Employment: - History & Achievements
2004 Contract Helpdesk Operator - Axiom Database - The Farmshed Website.
Provide telephone helpdesk for large customer-base, during website upgrade transition. Utilize SQL skills for database lookup and update. Short contract.

2002 - now Partnership in Small Business - Reliable Solution Internet Services
Commence a new small business from concept to implementation. Develop online computer systems to handle marketing and customer service. Provide web hosting, domain registration and web development services to small businesses. Provide customer service to new and existing customers via email, telephone and forums.

2002 - 2003 Contract Teacher - Ausmusic College, Southern Region
Preparation and presentation of certificate level courses to full time and part time students in the subjects of Event Management, Music Marketing, OH&S, and Hearing Protection.

2001 Census Collector - Australian Bureau of Statistics
Distribution and collection of census papers to over 370 dwellings. Promote the importance of census collection, ensure privacy of information, and maintain accurate records for data integrity checking.
Key Achievements: All deadlines met, no refusals, and prompt attention to client enquiries.

1985 - 2001 Information Systems Manager - Supreme Court of NSW
Produce system specifications for new systems and enhancements to existing systems. Carry out testing of system enhancements. Monitor two major database systems for data integrity. Provide help desk support to judicial officers and registry staff. Produce user documentation and provide training to users.
Key Achievements: Authored 3rd edition update of Caselaw Database User manual, improved output quality of Judgments published to the Internet, had excellent rapport with judicial staff.

Accounts Supervisor - Supreme Court of NSW
Staff supervision of cashier and accounts assistant, data entry checking of invoices and payments, maintain database records of Cost Assessment matters, maintain ledger of Supreme Court Trust account - annual turnover $30 to $50 million.
Key Achievements: Conversion of Trust and travel accounting systems from manual to electronic, development of Excel macros to improve efficiency

Systems Testing - Supreme Court of NSW
Test each module of the Courtnet database system, liaise with programmers, confirm specification outcomes.
Key Achievements: Suggested and negotiated for reverse lookup of database record of processing (system still being used 14 years later).

The following web sites are examples of my work:
· Reliable Solution Internet Services - an online business website. PHP, MySQL
· Inbloom Florist - client site - e-commerce integration
· General Fastener Supplies - client site - PHP based catalog, shopping cart
· SchoolZoneSanta.Com - client site - customized PHP blog site.
· Barker Old Boys Rugby Club - client site - custom Xoops CMS implementation.

Interests :
Trained facilitator for "How to Drug Proof your Kids"
Sailing: Competent Crew rating
Live Sound Mixing: rostered twice monthly on 24 channel system.
Treasurer local P&C association
Typing : 30 wpm.

IT Skills and Competencies:

Skill / Program
Ability (1- 5)
HTML 5 Years 5
Javascript 2 Years 4
CSS 3 years 4
Active Server Pages (ASP) 6 Months 3
PHP 3 years 4
SQL 4 Years 4
Java 3 Months 3
Perl/CGI 6 Months 2
VBA/VBScript 3 Years 5
XML/XSL 3 Months 2
Microsoft Access 2 Years 4
Microsoft Excel 5 Years 5
Microsoft Word 5 Years 5
Microsoft Project 2000 3 Months 3
Microsoft IIS 6 Months 3
Dreamweaver 4 Years 5
Fireworks 4 Years 4
Flash 6 Months 2
Director 8 3 Months 3
Homesite 6 Months 3
Quanta Plus 1 year 4
Linux (Mandrake/Fedora 3 & 4) 1 Year 3
Windows 2000 4 Years 5
Windows 95/98 4 Years 5

References :

References supplied upon request.

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