Gary B Perry

Currently unemployed. Recently worked in Manufacturing and Quality Assurance

Logan, Utah.

Gary B Perry

Currently unemployed. Recently worked in Manufacturing and Quality Assurance

Logan, Utah.

Gary B Perry

Currently unemployed. Recently worked in Manufacturing and Quality Assurance

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Japanese Bilingual, Lean Six Sigma Certified, Small-Business Professional

Years of work experience in a front-end IT position, a graduate with a Bachelors of Arts in International studies with a minor in Japanese, and several more years experience working within a lean thinking startup business in manufacturing. My educational and professional background has sculpted me into an individual who is very adaptable, and suitable for a variety of technical or managerial positions.

In the future

Ambition

In the future

My ultimate goal is to be able to find a job position, preferably in Japan, wherein I can be assisting in the localization of goods and/or services between the USA and Japan. One interest would include working in the dissemination of Japans contemporary culture and media to broader audiences.

Dec 2012
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June 2016

Production / Assembly, Quality Assurance

Dec 2012 - June 2016

I was hired into the company during a critical period of growth, as the company was moving from a basement business, to a full-fledged online retailer.

Dec 2013

Utah State Universtiy

Political Science - International Studies

Dec 2013

Graduated in december of 2013 with a degree in political science, international studies with a minor in Japanese. My education primarily focused on US-Chinese relations, government systems of Southeast Asia, and US-Japan relations.

Nov 2007
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May 2012

Computer and Network Repair Technician.

Nov 2007 - May 2012

Oversaw repair projects from start to finish, assisted customers in finding computer solutions for their home or business, constructed custom bids, and built / maintained custom computers for clients. Secondary duties included on-site work, troubleshooting computer or network issues, and implementing fixes. The store went into a planned closure in 2012 due to economic slump, during this time I assisted in managing day to day functions of the store, including technicians, stock, sales etc.

Gifu University

One year foreign exchange program 2010 - 2011
Present

Present

As a one year foreign exchange student, I studied at Gifu University, taking courses in upper-intermediate Japanese on history and culture. During my time at the university I lived in an international dorm wherein I was able to form connections with many people from around the globe, greatly expanding my understanding of global and local cultures, while also greatly altering my perceptions and removing certain pre-conceptions.

Middlebury College

Summer Language Program 2009
Present

Present

Attended the 2009 summer language program at Middlebury College in Vermont, studying Japanese at the upper beginner to intermediate level.


Skills and qualities

Japanese

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Sales

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High Motivation for Learning

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Leadership

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