Resume

Ginger Mayerson
Email: gmayerson@gmail.com
PO Box 31513, LA CA 90031-0513

Experience

University of Southern California, 2002 to present, Los Angeles, California
Grant Manager, Administrative Support, Event Manager, and Editorial Assistant
• Grant pre- and post-award management Federal and non-Federal grants
• Grant Management: purchasing, reimbursements, research, eCert, data collection, reports, reconciliation, some aspects of payroll and personnel duties
• Kuali, eMarket, TARA, Business Intelligence interfaces
• Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, some Access
• Adobe Photoshop, Acrobat
• Internet resources: Google Docs, Gmail, Skype.
• Data entry; document composition, graphics, and editing
• Adobe Acrobat, PhotoShop, and InDesign
• Event planning (USC Visions & Voices in 2015; 1 day conference in 2016; lectures)
• Internet resources: Google Docs, Gmail, Reader, Scholar; Skype, PubMed, WorldCat
• Library and internet research, data collection and presentation
• Software: Firefox, Chrome, SeaMonkey, Thunderbird, Sophos anti-virus
• Trained staff in software, email, and online interfaces
• Set up and mange a resources and tutorials, including NIH announcements, website at http://gingermayerson.com/Work/
• Assisted in scheduling/calendars, arranging meetings
• Travel arrangements for meetings and conferences
• Transcription from Dictaphone, 10-key by touch
• Notary Public commission expires 2020

US Biotest, Inc., 2004 to 2012
Livingston Research Institute at USC, 1998 to 2002 (Independent contractor)
Editorial assistant and secretarial support for GS diZerega, MD, and KE Rodgers, PhD in Los Angeles, California

Tennyson, Winemiller and Lavalle, 1996-1997
Legal Assistant to Kathryn Tennyson in the Portland, Oregon office.

Pepper Hamilton and Scheetz, 1995-1996
Legal Secretary to the American attorneys in civil law reform and privatization of State industries in underground resources in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

ABC Medicover, 1994-1995
Executive Assistant, worked closely with the founder and Chairman on business development, communications, and advertising in Warsaw, Poland.

Narrative:

Grant manager: Interacted with funding agencies, Department of Contracts and Grants, Sponsored Projects, and various USC departments on pre-award and post-award management. Managed purchasing, independent contractors grant account reconciliation, rebudgeting, and collecting data for reporting and certification. Stayed current on policies, grant submission and policy changes, and developments at the NIH via their websites and Grants.gov. Assisted in preparing progress reports for the sponsors.

Administrative support: Event planning, budgeting, and accounting, website management. Improved office efficiency using websites such as PubMed, Norris Medical Library, RSS feeds, search engines and software: Firefox, Chrome, Thunderbird in addition to those mentioned above. Built and continue to maintain Dr. Rodgers’ website with WordPress and HTML. Trained staff in software, email, and online interfaces. Made travel arrangements for meetings and conferences, notarized documents, managed online subscriptions, installed and maintained computer software and hardware. Skilled in transcription from Dictaphone and 10-key by touch.

Event manager: Event budgeting, accounting, scheduling, publicity, logistics, audio/visual, and guest travel and relations. Managed a Visions & Voices event at USC with Sr. Helen Prejean and artist, Ndume Olatushani in 2015. In 2016, I managed a 1-day conference, “Understanding Syria’s Refugee Crisis” as part of a grant from the Henry Luce Foundation. Other events I’ve worked have been a Pew Foundation lecture on American Catholics, and various speakers at USC. Organized catering and helped out at USC Trojan Debate events.

Editorial assistant: Assisted in creating and submitting grants, papers and books using Microsoft Office applications, Adobe Photoshop, Acrobat, InDesign, Endnote, Prism, and web interfaces (Skype, Oneeko, Google, etc.) on PCs. Conducted library and internet research for these documents and other projects as requested. Built and maintain a training and information website for internet products at www.gingermayerson.com/Work

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Recent certificates

USC Administrative Excellence Certificate

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Cyber safety certificate thingy

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Jobs I applied for on August 14, 2015

The Norton Simon, Administrative assistant to the Executive Administrator

The Huntington, Assistant to the Vice President for Advancement

Caltech, Administrative Assistant, Facilities

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I’m the Assistant to the Knight Chair in Media and Religion in the Annenberg School for Communication! Yay!

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I’m the Assistant to the Knight Chair in Media and Religion in the Annenberg School for Communication! Yay!

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Jobs I have applied for as of October 10, 2014

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CalTech, Internal Information Coordinator, Housing

USC School of Pharmacy, Administrative Assistant II

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Jobs I have applied for as of October 10, 2014

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CalTech, Internal Information Coordinator, Housing

USC School of Pharmacy, Administrative Assistant II

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Jobs I have applied for at USC as of September 28, 2014

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USC Institute for Neuroimaging and Informatics, Budget/Business Analyst

USC CAPS/Risk Management, Budget/Business Analyst

USC Senior VP Administration, Department Business Manager

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Jobs I have applied for at USC as of September 28, 2014

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USC Institute for Neuroimaging and Informatics, Budget/Business Analyst

USC CAPS/Risk Management, Budget/Business Analyst

USC Senior VP Administration, Department Business Manager

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Jobs I have applied for as of September 1, 2014

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CalTech, Engineering and Applied Science, Administrative Assistant

USC Keck School of Medicine, Department of Radiology, Administrative Assisstant II

USC Office of the HSC General Counsel, Administrative Assistant II

USC Keck School of Medicine, Department of Preventive Medicine, Accounting Assistant

USC Viterbi School of Engineering, Advancement Office, Administrative Assistant I

USC Ostrow School of Dentistry, Administrative Assistant I

USC Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Dornsife Business Office, Budget Business Technician

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Jobs I have applied for as of September 1, 2014

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CalTech, Engineering and Applied Science, Administrative Assistant

USC Keck School of Medicine, Department of Radiology, Administrative Assisstant II

USC Office of the HSC General Counsel, Administrative Assistant II

USC Keck School of Medicine, Department of Preventive Medicine, Accounting Assistant

USC Viterbi School of Engineering, Advancement Office, Administrative Assistant I

USC Ostrow School of Dentistry, Administrative Assistant I

USC Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Dornsife Business Office, Budget Business Technician

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Jobs applied for as of August 25, 2014

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USC Donsife Bridge Institute, Administrative Assistant II

USC Football, Administrative Assistant

City of Hope, Administrative Analyst

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Jobs applied for as of August 25, 2014

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USC Donsife Bridge Institute, Administrative Assistant II

USC Football, Administrative Assistant

City of Hope, Administrative Analyst

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I can honestly say I’ve never said any of these things

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Jobs I have applied for at USC as of August 20, 2014

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Department of Radiology, Administrative Assistant II

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Fetal Therapy Program, Office Manager I

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Jobs I have applied for at USC as of August 20, 2014

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Department of Radiology, Administrative Assistant II

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Fetal Therapy Program, Office Manager I

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Jobs I have applied for at USC as of August 18, 2014

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Administrative Assistant II, School of Social Work — Research Counsel

Administrative Assistant, Department of Surgery

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Jobs I have applied for at USC as of August 18, 2014

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Administrative Assistant II, School of Social Work — Research Counsel

Administrative Assistant, Department of Surgery

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Jobs applied for as of August 8, 2014

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USC Departmental Contracts and Grants Coordinator, Department of Ophthalmology

USC Budget/Business Technician, Department of Ophthalmology

CalTech Grants Manager, Engineering and Applied Science Laboratory

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Jobs applied for as of August 8, 2014

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USC Departmental Contracts and Grants Coordinator, Department of Ophthalmology

USC Budget/Business Technician, Department of Ophthalmology

CalTech Grants Manager, Engineering and Applied Science Laboratory

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USC Research Administration Certificate

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Ginger Mayerson DCG Certificate 20140805

Here’s my Research Administration Certificate I earned from the USC program:

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USC Research Administration Certificate

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Ginger Mayerson DCG Certificate 20140805

Here’s my Research Administration Certificate I earned from the USC program:

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Jobs I have applied for at USC as of August 1, 2014

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Administrative Assistant II in the Glorya Kaufman School of Dance

Administrative Budget and Special Projects Assistant in the Marshall School of Business

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Jobs I have applied for at USC as of July 28, 2014

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2016 Piatigorsky International Cello Festival Coordinator, Thornton School of Music

Administrative Assistant II, Industrial & Systems Engineering, Viterbi

Administrative Assistant II, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Viterbi

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Jobs I have applied for at USC as of July 21, 2014

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Budget/Business Analyst, Department of Anesthesiology

Administrative Assistant II, USC International Academy

Finance Specialist, USC International Academy

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Jobs I have applied for at USC as of July 15, 2014

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Administrative Assistant for Men’s Basketball

Administrative Assistant, Capital Construction Development

Administrative Assistant I, Emergency Medicine

Department Business Administrator, Glorya Kaufman School of Dance

Research Administrator, Electrical Engineering – Electrophysics in the USC Viterbi School of Engineering

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Jobs I have applied for at USC as of July 15, 2014

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Administrative Assistant for Men’s Basketball

Administrative Assistant, Capital Construction Development

Administrative Assistant I, Emergency Medicine

Department Business Administrator, Glorya Kaufman School of Dance

Research Administrator, Electrical Engineering – Electrophysics in the USC Viterbi School of Engineering

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Boo. My wonderful USC grant-funded job is ending this year.

And so the job hunt begins anew. Leads, luck and positive thoughts appreciated.

March 21, 2013: Yay! I got a job!

I’m the Digital Debate Project Coordinator Debate Squad for the Trojan Debate Team in the USC Annenberg School for Communication. I work for Dr. Gordon Stables. It’s a part-time Grant Manager job funded by a grant from George Soros’ Open Society Institute, the Foundation to Promote Open Society part of it, to promote civil debate through asynchronous, real-time, and text debates online in open source interfaces. Yay!

So I won’t be around here as much, but please feel free to use the resources on the sidebar.

March 19, 2013

Applied for the Administrative Assistant to CDO & Pres/CEO at the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank

Applied for an Administrative Assistant at Trilogy Financial Services

Applied for the Administrative Assistant at College Health Enterprises

Applied for the Project Assistant/Communications at East West Bank

March 12, 2013

Applied for an Administrative Assistant position at the AIDS Healthcare Foundation.

Applied for the Administrative Secretary in the Liver Transplant department at Childrens’ Hospital.

Applied for the Administrative Assistant, School of Pharmacy, at West Coast University.

Applied for the Gallery Attendant at the Cal State LA Luckman Fine Arts Complex.

Applied for Grants Manager in the Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at CalTech.

March 7, 2013

Applied for an Administrative Assistant III at Bank of America.

March 4, 2013

Applied for an Administrative Assistant position at Gateways Hospital.

Applied for the Office Manager position at the Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law.

February 28, 2013

Applied for the Assistant to the Director of Education position at the Huntington Library and Gardens.

February 26, 2013

Applied for the Staff Writer (Editor/WriterI) at the Viterbi School of Engineering in Viterbi/Advancement.

February 21, 2013

Applied for the Assistant Editor at Time Warner’s DC Comics, which is the Assistant Editor for the Editorial- Integrated Publishing department, and assists Editor, Integrated Publishing, in creation, development and maintenance of Integrated Publishing comics. Yay!

Applied for the Editor/Writer II Communications Officer at the USC Dornsife Institute for Advanced Catholic Studies. Yay!

February 20, 2012

Applied for the Administrative Assistant in the O/P Rehab Satellite at Huntington Hospital.

February 14, 2013

Applied for the Editor Writer I in the USC Dornsife College of Letters Arts and Sciences department of Economics. All my cover letters are great, but I wrote an exceptionally great cover letter for this application.

Applied for the Proposal Processing Assistant at the USC Dornsife College of Letters Arts and Sciences in the College Dean’s Office.

February 12, 2013

Applied for the Administrative Coordinator at the Viterbi School of Engineering Dean’s Office at USC.

Applied for the Administrative Assistant II position in the Center for Economics and Social Research (CESR) at the USC Dornsife College of Letters Arts and Sciences.

February 5, 2013

Applied for the Staff Assistant II – Business Administration Group at JPL.

Applied for the Assistant to the Associate Dean of the Colburn School position.

January 28, 2013

Applied for the Executive Secretary position in the Office of the Dean at the USC Dornsife College of Letters Arts and Sciences.

January 27, 2013

Applied for Departmental Contracts and Grants Coordinator at the USC Dornsife College of Letters Arts and Sciences.

Applied for An Administrative Assistant position with Western Asset Management Company in Pasadena.

January 23, 2013

Applied for the Procurement Assistant position at USC Libraries.

Applied for the Administrative Assistant II position in the USC Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry.

Applied for three Secretary II positions in USC Preventive Medicine.

Applied for the Research Administrator at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering.

January 22, 2013

Applied for the Administrative Secretary-Library position at the City of South Pasadena.

January 20, 2013

Applied for the Clinical Program Administrative Assistant in the USC Dornsife College of Letters Arts and Sciences.

Applied for the Stewardship & Development Research Administrative Assistant in USC University Advancement.

Applied for the Senior Department Assistant at CalTech Development and Institute Relations.

Applied for the Administrative Assistant III at the Children’s Institute.

Applied for an Administrative Assistant position at the new Forever 21 cool looking building down on Mission and North Broadway.

Applied for the Executive Assistant position in the Medical Director of the Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Diseases at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.

Applied for the Office Manager – Financial Retirement Services position at Great West Financial in Glendale.

January 18, 2013

Obtained a Typing Certificate so as to be able to apply for a job with the City of South Pasadena.

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Apparently the Cities of Pasadena, South Pasadena, and Rosemead, if not others, require one of these with the physical application (and don’t bother applying without one, y’hear?). I will hand deliver the original certificate and my application this week. It’s a cool job; I hope I get it.

Oh well, I think I type faster than 60WPM, but I’m not complaining. They are very nice at Olympic Staffing, so if you ever need a Typing Certificate and are near the Monrovia/Arcadia border and have $20.00 cash that’s the place to go!

January 16, 2013

Applied for the Editor/Writer position in University Relations at the USC Health Sciences Public Relations and Marketing.

Applied for the Women’s Soccer Director of Operations (Administrative Assistant I) at USC Athletics.

Applied for the Online Coordinator at West Coast University.

Applied for the Learning and Organizational Development Coordinator position at Dignity Health.

Applied for Staff Assistant II at the JPL Education Office.

Applied for Staff Assistant III at the JPL Education Office.

January 15, 2013

Applied for an Administrative Assistant job at the Department of State in downtown Los Angeles.

Applied for the Operations and Administration position at the LA River Revitalization Corporation.

January 13, 2013

Applied for the School Secretary position at St. Monica Academy Pasadena.

Applied for an Executive Secretary job at the USC Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism.

January 9, 2013

Applied for the position of Staff Assistant IV in the Mechanical Systems Engineering, Fabrication and Test division at JPL.

Also applied for the position of Staff Assistant II in the Mechanical Systems Engineering, Fabrication and Test division at JPL.

January 8, 2013

Applied for an Administrative Assistant II in the College Dean’s Office of Dornsife College of Letters Arts and Sciences at USC.

Applied for an Administrative Assistant in Student Financial Aid at CalState LA.

January 3, 2013

Applied for the Administrative Budget Library Assistant at the USC Gould School of Law.

Applied for the Administrative Assistant in Engineering/Technical Services at the Langham, Huntington, Pasadena, Los Angeles.

Applied for the Senior Personnel Assistant in Downey Unified School District. (Didn’t get interview.)

December 27, 2012

Applied for the Special Administrative Coordinator at Doheny Eye Institute via CareerBuilder.com, which is odd that I don’t recall it ever being on the jobs.usc.edu website that I check every day, day in, day out.

Applied for an Executive Assistant position at Langham Hotels International, which is a very nice place I’ve driven by a few times in Pasadena.

Applied for a Staff Assistant position at The Saban Research Institute at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.

December 23, 2012

Applied for the Senior Department Assistant and Assistant to the Vice Provosts positions at CalTech.

December 20, 2012

Applied for the Office Assistant II at Norris Medical Library and the Administrative Assistant II in Earth Sciences at USC.

December 19, 2012

Applied for the Office Manager position in the University Writing Center-ULS at Cal State LA.

December 16, 2012

Applied for Office Automation Assistant (Group Secretary) at the National Labor Relations Board via USAJobs.gov

December 13, 2012

Applied for an Administrative Assistant II position in the USC Viterbi School of Engineering.

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December 11, 2012

Applied for the Administrative Assistant II position at the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy.

December 10, 2012

Applied via edjoin.org for High School Office Manager III, Alhambra Unified School District.

December 5, 2012

Applied for an Administrative Assistant position in the Los Angeles County Office of Education. (Didn’t get interview, but they said in their letter that they got over 800 applications for one job.)

December 4, 2012

Applied for the part-time Digital Debate Project Coordinator in the Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism and a full-time Department Payroll Assistant in the Viterbi School of Engineering at USC.

Update 20121217: telephone interview for the Digital Debate Project Coordinator position went well I think.
Update 20130130: in-person interview for the Digital Debate Project Coordinator position went well I think.

November 29, 2012

Applied for the Program Coordinator position at the Clinical & Translational Science Institute and also the Project Specialist-Administrative position in the department of Medicine/Cardiology at USC HSC.

November 28, 2012

Applied for the Administrative Assistant, Moderator of the Curia at the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.

November 27, 2012

Applied for Secretary I and II positions at Forest Lawn.

November 19, 2012

Applied for Assistant to the President at the Weingart Center Association.

November 9, 2012

Applied for an Administrative Assistant II at Barlow Respiratory Hospital.

November 6, 2012

Applied for the Cancer Registry Assistant (again?) at Huntington Hospital. I never heard anything from when I applied on October 17, so I figured I had nothing to lose in applying again.

Applied for an Administrative Assistant position at Forest Lawn in Glendale.

Applied for an Administrative Assistant II position at Kaiser Permanente in Pasadena.

Applied for STEM Pathways to Careers Coordinator at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering. Also had telephone screening interview.

Update 20121129: Had 2 long interviews (one with Viterbi administration and one with the PI, each interview was about an hour and a half long) for this position, but when I inquired today, I got an email back that they had “decided to move forward with other candidates at this time.” Oh well.

November 5, 2012

Applied for an Administrative Assistant position at One West Bank.

Applied for an Administrative Assistant position at Dignity Health.

Applied for an Administrative Assistant position at ASRC Federal.

November 1, 2012

Applied for a Project Assistant job at the USC Department of Medicine/Pulmonary.

Tried to apply for an office administrator job at EMCOR in Pasadena, but the job was gone when I applied for it. Oh well. I got on their jobs RSS list, so maybe something else will come down the cyper-pike.

October 31, 2012

Applied for Secretary (OA) in the Department of the Air Force.

October 29, 2012

The California Endowment is in a very beautiful building.

October 26, 2012

Applied for an Office Manager job at Dirty Robber (production company) in Silverlake.

Applied for a Regulatory Affairs Administrative Assistant at Epeius Biotechnologies.

October 24, 2012

You know you’re having a job interview at CalTech when you see flyers announcing a lecture:

“Venus: Earth’s evil twin or just misunderstood?”

Really.

October 19, 2012

Applied for an Administrative Assistant II at USC.

Applied for an Administrative Assistant at Huntington Hospital (had an interview, but haven’t heard anything yet)

Applied for an Administrative Assistant at the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority. Twice, actually: once online and one in email. Huh.

October 18, 2012

Applied for an Administrative Assistant job (Auto req ID 69548BR) at Disney.

Applied for Editor/Photo and Web Editor (req ID 015858) at USC.

October 17, 2012

Applied for Cancer Registry Assistant at Huntington Hospital in Pasadena.

October 16, 2012

Applied for Administrative Assistant (Comedy Development) and Coordinator, Organization and Workforce Diversity (Part-time Casual) at Disney.

Applied for an Administrative Assistant job at Grifols.

Applied for an Administrative Assistant job at DDR, which runs Paseo Colorado.

October 14, 2012

Man alive, job hunting is a lot different in 2012 than it was in 1998. Hoo-whee!

Took the CIA Personality Quiz to see if I should work there. The flash intro is worth a look even if you don’t take the quiz, which is also a riot. Spies and humor = yay! Be sure your speakers are on. According to my responses I’m a Curious Adventurer. Oh, tell me something I didn’t know, CIA.

Well, back to the curious adventure of looking at job boards. Yay?

October 13, 2012

Applied for an Administrative Assistant with Tera Tech that indeed.com pointed me to.

October 12, 2012

Applied for an Administrative Assistant job at CalTech, which uses the same job application online interface as USC. (had an interview, but didn’t get any further)

October 11, 2012

Discovered International Association of Administrative Professionals and posted my resume there. I also set up an email job alert.

My computer at work keeps backdating itself to 2001, and some of the applications wouldn’t work right. Very strange, but manageable: I just changed the date and time to the present. Today I had to start the computer in Safe Mode to get the keyboard to work so I could change the date. This has gone from annoying to very annoying. I’m running XP, so I hope this isn’t some weird malware or virus Kaspersly missed.

October 10, 2012

Applied for the Administrative Assistant I (Job ID: 2012-3985) at AltaMed. Wouldn’t it be funny if it was the one across the street from my current job.

Applied for an Executive Assistant II (133317BR) at Time Warner

Got my mail today; my EDD claim is approved.

October 9, 2012

Applied for Secretary III and Administrative Assistant jobs at Disney.

Applied for Administrative Assistant Job at Dreamworks.

Applied for a Project Assistant job in the Department of Medicine/Pulmonary at USC HSC.

October 8, 2012

Applied for an Administrative Assistant I position in Emergency Medicine at USC.

Applied for an Administrative Assistant to the Provost at California State University at Los Angeles.

October 4, 2012

Applied for a Administrative Assistant job at Nestle in Glendale.

Applied for a Administrative Assistant job at the California Endowment in Los Angeles. (Had a three person interview, but didn’t get any further)

October 3, 2012

Submitted resume to Avery Dennison Corp.

Applied for the Administrative Assistant II at YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles in Los Angeles, CA 90005 via Monster. (Had telephone interview, but didn’t get any further)

Applied for copywriter job (PostingID: 3314733307) on Craig’s List.

October 2, 2012

Revised my resume and webpage.

Applied for an Administrative Assistant job posted on September 18 at Dreamworks.

Applied for 2 Secretary IV jobs at Disney in Music (posted June 4) and Film (posted September 20) in Burbank.

October 1, 2012

First thing this morning, I applied online for unemployment. It was easy. Looked for work, didn’t see anything I had the qualifications or degree to apply for.

Just a few reasons why JPL is a cool place to work

I temped there in the 1990s and it was a fun place to work (and the food was really good, too).