Kavan T Shrum

Navy 3794 E-6, Active Duty

Norfolk, VA

Years of Service: 10 years, July 2010 - Present

ETS'd April 2020


Experience

Department Manager, U. S. Navy,
November 2018 - Present

Assistant Business Operations Team Leader, U. S. Navy,
March 2015 - November 2018

Assistant Business Operations Team Leader, U. S. Navy,
February 2011 - March 2015

Education

Associates of Applied Science, Excelsior College,
October 2017 - August 2018

Work Experience

Department Manager November 2018 - Present

Navy | 3794 | E-6 | USS Firebolt

  • Always took initiative to accomplish the mission in the absence of direction and guidance from higher headquarters.
  • Demonstrated sound critical reasoning skills when assessing business situations, reaching conclusions, and making decisions.
  • Identified, contended for, allocated and managed resources to ensure mission accomplishment.

Assistant Business Operations Team Leader March 2015 - November 2018

Navy | 1617 | E-6 | Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division Lakehurst

  • Anticipated potential action scenarios and adapted appropriately to competing demands and the teams shifting priorities.
  • Managed daily operations to ensure that all operations are in full compliance with applicable guidelines, including safety and quality for a $$ operational budget.
  • A leader role model who exhibited high standards, discipline and provided effective examples through personal actions.

Assistant Business Operations Team Leader February 2011 - March 2015

Navy | 3699 | E-5 | Norfolk, VA, USA

  • Anticipated potential action scenarios and adapted appropriately to competing demands and the teams shifting priorities.
  • Provided the necessary tools, information, and resources for the team to get the job done.
  • Effectively used strong communication and group problem- solving skills to remove obstacles and achieve team results.

Top Skills

Skills Verified by Purepost

AWARDS

Navy Good Conduct Medal

July 2019

Navy & Marine Corps Achievement Medal

April 2018

Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal

June 2017

Navy Good Conduct Medal

July 2016

Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal

March 2015

Navy & Marine Corps Achievement Medal

March 2015

Navy Good Conduct Medal

July 2013

Global War on Terrorism Service Medal

February 2011

National Defense Service Medal

July 2010

Training and Certifications

Engineering Officer of the Watch

February 2019

Surface Ship Advanced Electrical Maintenance Course

July 2018

Firefighter 1

August 2017

Computer Operator

July 2017

Quality Assurance Inspector

July 2017

Command Pay and Personnel Specialist

July 2017

Counselor

May 2017

Steam Catapult and Arresting Gear Electrician

April 2014

EDUCATION

Associates of Applied Science, Tech Studies -Electro mechanical Technology

Excelsior College, Albany, NY, USA

October 2017 - August 2018 , GPA: 3.8

High School or GED

August 2006 - May 2010 , GPA: 2.5