Bree Evans

D.O.B.:  31/10/84
Email:   bree@seadesign.com.au
Phone:  0423 622 123

Personal strengths

Enthusiasm and drive

I have a passion for what I do and strive to complete all tasks to the best of my ability.

Customer service skills

All my previous positions have involved client liaison and have relied on good interpersonal skills to ensure good outcomes and satisfied customers.

Management abilities

My experience in organising and overseeing numerous fundraising events has provided me with the opportunity to use my organisational skills successfully. I have also played key roles in the running of successful projects in the hospitality industry and efficiently looked after administrative reception areas.

Teamwork skills

I believe that my excellent ‘people’ skills contribute to my working successfully in a professional team. I have worked in both small and large teams to provide enjoyable experiences for for customers, clients and fellow employees. My involvement in community projects and sporting groups has involved cooperation and mediation to achieve desired results.

Employment history

August 2015 – Present

Owner/operator – Sea Design, Graphic and Web designer

    • Administration
    • Client liasion
    • Management of all technical and creative work required

April 2015 – August 2015

Kimberley Quest 2, Broome – Stewardess

    • Responsible for maintaining the interior of the vessel to the highest standards
    • Cleaning indoor & outdoor areas, cabins, bathrooms & galley
    • Assisting the chef in food preparation
    • Liaising with guests to ensure their requirements are achieved

September 2013 – April 2015

Voyager Estate, Margaret River – Waitress and fill-in/ temporary Restaurant Supervisor

    • Oversee daily restaurant operation
    • Liaise with customers, suppliers, staff and management
    • Service of food and beverages
    • Assist daily banking and balance tills
    • General house keeping

September 2011  – September 2013

Main Street Surf Shop, Margaret River – Manager

    • Liaison with management, staff, suppliers and the public
    • Organise and implement training and rosters for all staff
    • Management and oversight of all incoming and outgoing stock
    • Research new suppliers
    • Cash management and invoicing
    • General day to day maintenance and problem solving within the business
    • Daily banking and balance tills

July 2009 – September 2011

Voyager Estate, Margaret River – Restaurant Supervisor

    • Oversee daily restaurant operation
    • Organise and implement training and rosters for all staff
    • Liaise with customers, suppliers, staff and management
    • Order and manage stock required for restaurant
    • Daily banking and balance tills
    • General house keeping

September 2008 – July 2009

Manager – Wet Dreams International, Margaret River

    • Liaison with management, staff, suppliers and the public
    • Organise and implement training and rosters for all staff
    • Management and oversight of all incoming and outgoing stock, ordering and organising new suppliers
    • Cash management and invoicing
    • Involvement and sponsorship management of large events within the community
    • General day to day maintenance and problem solving within the business

Front of House – Sea Gardens Cafe, Margaret River

    • Liaise with customers
    • Help with preparation and presentation of breakfast, lunch and dinner
    • Service of food and beverages
    • Handle money
    • Prepare (stock and set up ) for tours and everyday service
    • Clean kitchen, bar and café areas to meet all standards

July 2008 –Sept 2008

Charity co-ordinator (self employed) – ‘Wave of Hope’ Charity Foundation, Sri Lanka

    • Organise fundraising events with help from the local community, including auction, raffle, BBQ, golf tournament and food and beverage stalls
    • Advertising and promotion of events
    • Manage and liaise with various local people to achieve successful outcomes
    • Communication with involved communities and media outlets to inform about successful outcomes
    • Co-ordinate community reconstruction projects in East Sri Lanka
    • Assist with ongoing reconstruction projects in East Sri Lanka

April 2007 – July 2008

Head Surf Coach/Reception – Raglan Surf School and Karioi Lodge, New Zealand

    • Organise programs for schools and private groups
    • Provide knowledge and give instruction on safety procedures to ensure an enjoyable and comfortable environment for students
    • Provide basic and advanced surfing instruction
    • Maintain and organise equipment
    • Organise transportation of equipment and students
    • Book accommodation and activities via phone, internet and in person
    • Welcome and check in /out guests and school groups
    • Provide customer service
    • Assist with office duties/balance tills/open and close office
    • Oversee and assist with general house keeping

January 2007– April 2007

Surf Coaching/Retail Assistant – Island Surfboards, Phillip Island

    • Organise programs for school and private groups
    • Provide knowledge and give instruction on safety procedures to ensure an enjoyable and comfortable environment for students
    • Maintain and organise equipment
    • Organise transportation of equipment and students
    • Assist with club duties, judge and help in the organisation of competitive events
    • Sales, service and general store duties

August 2006– January 2007

Reception/Bar Tender – The Kimberley Klub Backpackers, Broome

    • Take accommodation and tour bookings
    • Check guests in and out
    • Liaise with customers in the service of food and beverages
    • Balance tills and help with basic office work
    • Assist with housekeeping,  general cleaning, stocking and the upkeep of the hostel

Lifeguard – Broome Recreation and Aquatic Centre, The Shire of Broome

    • Ensure safety on pool deck and administer first aid where applicable
    • Liaise with general public and swim school staff
    • Assist with general maintenance and cleaning of pool and staff areas

March 2006– August 2006

Charity aid work, Sri Lanka

• As above

September 2005 – March 2007

Surf Coaching – Island Surfboards, Phillip Island

• Duties as above

March 2005– September 2005

Charity aid work, Sri Lanka

• As above

Educational history

Qualification: 

Diploma of Commercial Arts (Graphic Design)

Tertiary Institution:   (CATC) Commercial Arts Training College, Brisbane, Australia

Qualifications and Courses

  • Bronze Medallion – Surf and Pool rescue certificates
  • First Aid
  • Surfing Australia Coach Accreditation Level 1
  • RSA – Responsible Service of Alcohol certificate
  • Food Safety and Handlers course

Hobbies and Interests

  • Surfing, water sports, the outdoors and outdoor activities
  • Visual arts, painting, drawing, stencil art, computer art/design and photography
  • Travel
  • Community aid work

Call Bree on:

0423 622 123

Or email at:

bree@seadesign.com.au

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