Fabric Technician

Position Sought Fabric Technician
Name CAN-7735
Lives in Hampshire
Qualifications As listed below
Previous Employers Prestigious global FM company
Availability 1 week
General Notes if Applicable Comes across well



  • Various Royal Naval Courses
  • HIPS Course HNC 4


  • As of leaving school I joined the Royal Navy. This gave me many life skills and qualities that have helped me throughout life. It gave me a balance of qualifications and taught me how to become a hard working and flexible person. I was a dedicated serviceman who was focused on applying eleven years of Military Logistic Management experience to gain employment in the civilian sector. I became an exceptionally hard worker and well-versed in supply and inventory management
  • After leaving the Navy I transitioned to the Real Estate Sector where I became a versatile Estate Agent and Property Manager. This taught me an excellent blend of people skills and an ability to implement and enforce property rules and regulations effectively. I motivated other Real Estate professionals and covered all aspects of Real Estate including managing the development and execution of representation contracts, purchase agreements, closing statements, deeds and leases. This career led me perfectly into the building Industry where I completed the construction of 148 new properties and the refurbishment of over 800. These skills combined with my previous skills enabled me to move into a Retail professional where I am today with experience in customer service, merchandising, POS systems and cash handling, and excel in fast-paced environments. As well as having a focus on customers relations I also use my skills and building knowledge to carry out small building and maintenance work
  • I am a happy, flexible and committed person who can apply themselves in many different areas using previously learnt skills and am willing to learn new ones that will further my future career


  • Skilled problem solver
  • Customer-orientated
  • Active listening skills
  • Retail sales
  • Personable
  • Natural leader

Employment History:

Prestigious global FM company Fabric Engineer

2017 – Present

Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Responding to re-active maintenance jobs on a daily basis
  • Estimating time and materials
  • Maintaining job logs
  • Ensuring Health and Safety requirements are met
  • Ordering and purchasing materials required for jobs
  • Carrying out Pre Planned Maintenance on a weekly and Monthly basis

B&Q Tradepoint Developement

and Customer Advisor

2015 – 2017

Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Monitoring Products to meet Client needs.  Operate a cash register for cash, cheque and credit card transactions
  • Stock and replenish merchandise according to shop merchandising layouts. Price merchandise, stock shelves and take inventory of supplies
  • Clean and organise the shop, including the checkout desk and displays
  • Alert customers to upcoming sales events and promotions
  • Handle all customer relation issues in a gracious manner and in accordance with company policies. Welcome customers into the shop and help them locate items

Quartzelec Ltd Recruitement of Staff, Project Manager

(Portsmouth Dockyard)

2012 – 2015

Duties and responsibilities included:

  • Directed planning, budgeting, vendor selection and quality assurance efforts
  • Defined clear targets and objectives and communicated them to other team members
  • Monitored timelines and flagged potential issues to be addressed

TestBank Ltd Project Manager / Branch Manager

2008 – 2012

Duties and responsibilities included:

  • Project Management
  • Preparing Quotes and all aspects of invoicing
  • Ordering and Procurement
  • Recruitment of Staff
  • Day to day running of the branch.  Established operational objectives and work plans and delegated assignments to subordinate managers

Searchers Property Services and Proprietor

S.A. Mellor& Sons Builders Ltd

1991 – 2008

As Proprietor of both companies (listed above), there were many sites and contracts running at any one time. My companies were responsible for building 148 new units and refurbishing a further 800. My overall duties and responsibilities included:

  • Site acquisition and obtaining building contracts
  • Business development
  • Quantifying and Quoting
  • Planning and Producing work schedules
  • Human resources
  • Oversee Ordering and purchasing and overseeing stock control and deliveries
  • Invoicing and banking, Tax and V.A.T
  • Overall responsibility to both companies day to day running. Reviewed plans and specifications during the schematic design of pre-construction. Coordinated utility service providers according to project schedules. Obtained building and specialty permits from local jurisdictional agencies

Mayfair Estate Agents Co- Proprietor


1988 – 1991

Duties and responsibilities included:

As co-owner of the agency my duties and responsibilities included:

  • Business development
  • Human Resources and recruitment
  • Overall responsibility for office management for 4 x offices
  • Training
  • Customer Services

Mann & Co Estate Agents Area Manager


1986 – 1988

I joined Mann&Co directly from the Royal Navy. I was given a three month training period which was a successful and then lead me to managing the Bitterne office. After two months managing this office, I was tasked with opening offices in the Portsmouth area.  Due to the success of the Portsmouth openings a further six offices were opened 

Duties and responsibilities included:

  • Communicated effectively with owners, residents and on-site associates
  • Maintained a sufficient number of units so that they were market-ready at all times
  • Communicated with landlords regarding building and tenant issues
  • Responded to all Common Area Maintenance (CAM) inquiries

Royal Navy Air Traffic Controller

1975 – 1986

  • I joined the Royal Navy as a Junior Seaman. During my “boy” time (16-18 years old) I passed the next two advancement positions and was promoted to Able seaman. In 1980 I sat and passed the Air traffic control Exams. This qualification allowed me to became an Aircraft controller carrying out this duty until I left after my nine year “man” time. During my Naval career I was involved in the start of the Gulf war in 1981 and 1982 as well as being involved in the Falklands Conflict on HMS Glamorgan which suffered severe damage from an Exocet missile
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