Christopher J Coates

Army 79R E-7, Active Duty

Valencia, Santa Clarita, CA

Years of Service: 20 years, September 2000 - Present

ETS'd January 2020


Human Resource Recruiter, U. S. Army,
August 2007 - Present

Team Leader of Business Unit Operations, U. S. Army,
August 2005 - August 2007

Lead Business Operations Specialist, U. S. Army,
September 2000 - August 2005


Work Experience

Human Resource Recruiter August 2007 - Present

Army | 79R | E-7 | Granada Hills, Los Angeles, CA, USA

  • Executed the entire recruitment process for the organization (i.e. job posts, phone interviews, job interviews, regular communication with candidates and managers, and recruitment administration).
  • Prepared the comprehensive yearly recruitment plan and budget.
  • Significantly reduced the costs of mistakes such as engaging incompetent, unmotivated, and under qualified employees.

Team Leader of Business Unit Operations August 2005 - August 2007

Army | 36B | E-5 | Reserve Los Alamitos, CA, USA

  • Assisted in the planning, scheduling, reviewing, and approving of the workload to ensure production output, quality, and on time delivery goals were achieved in a cost-effective manner.
  • Demonstrated sound critical reasoning skills when assessing situations, reaching conclusions, and making decisions for and with the team.
  • Analyzed, recommended and implemented measures to improve operation methods, equipment performance, and quality of product.

Lead Business Operations Specialist September 2000 - August 2005

Army | 88H | E-4 | Reserve Los Alamitos, CA, USA

  • Effectively used strong communication and group problem- solving skills to remove obstacles and achieve team results.
  • Consistently translated team strategy into effective tactics and operational success.
  • A junior leader role model who exhibited high standards, discipline and provided effective examples through personal actions.

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