JOSE TORRENS

Miami, FL 33172
(786) 234-7506
Email Jose HERE

Army Badge
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Looking For:

Full Time

Weekday Availability:

Daytime / Evenings / Overnight

Weekend Availability:

Overnight

Willing to Relocate:

Yes

Currently seeking...

An opportunity as a Security/Screening Contractor on Federal Facilities
I would also consider a supervisory role in the security field

FOCUSED SKILLS

Security Expert, Logistics Management, Administration, Bilingual (English/Spanish)

Computer Skills: Microsoft Word, Excel; Fonality and FSR Connect Systems

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Proactively maintained over 3 million dollars’ worth of equipment and team gear which ensured proper operation when needed and saved money by reducing need for replacements

Boosted morale by implementing team building exercises which improved working relationships and effectiveness

Strong track record of problem solving and successfully handling difficult situations

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science, Criminal Justice 

ITT Technical Institute (Doral, FL)

Florida Security Class D License and Florida Class G License

CIVILIAN EMPLOYMENT

Constellis (Miramar, FL) 2018- Present

Armed PSO (Protective Security Officer)

  • Screen and process vehicles, personnel and packages coming onto the facility
  • Conduct perimeter checks to ensure facilities have not been compromised
  • Monitor radio/camera room systems

Allied Universal (Miami, FL) 2014 – 2017
Security

  • Ensure that all rules and regulations set forth by the Association are followed
  • Safeguard residents and visitors by responding to situations and handling issues effectively
  • Accurately and thoroughly record incident reports to document events

Ricoh Professional Services (Miami, FL) 2008 – 2010
Copy Center Operator

  • Operated a variety of office machines including folding and inserting, bursting, and binder machines
  • Computed prices for services and received payment/sorted, assembled, and proofed completed work
  • Set-up and adjusted machines regulating factors such as speed, ink flow, focus, and number of copies
  • Filed, stored and/or prepared the completed documents to be sent to the clients or pick-up

MILITARY EMPLOYMENT

Florida Army National Guard (Miami Lakes, FL) 2014 – Present
Specialist

  • Perform preventive maintenance and service on vehicles and equipment
  • Provide effective area security
  • Continuing skill development via comprehensive risk assessment, leadership and online programs 

United States Army (Fort Wainwright, AK) 2012 – 2014
Ammunition Team Chief

  • Responsible for the training, welfare, health and discipline of seven soldiers
  • Tested, inspected, stored and distributed ammunition to ensure reliable and adequate supply was always available when needed
  • Supervised the operation, loading and maintenance of a family of medium tactical vehicles and associated equipment ensuring all remained in operating order

United States Army (Afghanistan) 2011 – 2012
Assistant Gunner

  • Responsible for the maintenance of the M777A2 Howitzer
  • Worked closely with Gunner to fire weapons safely and accurately

United States Army (Fort Sill, OK) 2010 – 2011
Cannon Crew Member 

  • Responsible for maintaining equipment and team gear which ensured effectiveness in operations and saved the military significant dollars by reducing the need to purchase new items

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Additional Awards/Medals:

  • Afghanistan Campaign (Double Bronze Star device)
  • Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
  • Army Service Ribbon
  • Army Overseas Service Ribbon
  • NATO Training Mission Iraq Medal
  • Florida National Guard Active Service Ribbon

MILITARY ACCOLADES

Army Commendation Medal

Army Achievement Medal

Army Good Contact Medal

National Defense Service Medal

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REFERENCES

Enrique Valcarce 
(786) 277-6580 
Email me here

Maxine McGregor
(407) 908-2348 
Email me here

Ronald Sandoval
(305) 815-7661

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