domingo, 29 de junio de 2008


Hi my name is Jessica Vergara, I’m from Valera Venezuela. I’m 21 years old. I graduated from “Ignacio Martin Burk” High School in Valera, and right know I’m studying the 8th trimester of Industrial Engineering at the Dr. Rafael Belloso Chacín University (URBE) in Maracaibo.

I’m looking for a job as a Manager Consultant at JDG Associates in McLean, Virginia. I found the job very interesting.

I have the Ability of define problems, Collecting data, Establishing facts, and drawing valid conclusions, The Ability to interpret technical information.
Also I have high skills in working with the family of standards for quality management and with the Six Sigma methodology.

My work experience was making a SHA manual for San Onofre’s Church in Maracaibo.

I hope I could be helpful to take the employment, thank you for your time and I wish I had early response.

sábado, 28 de junio de 2008


NAME: Jessica Vergara
ADDRESS: 68th Street between 11th and 12th Avenues, Maracaibo
PHONE NUMBER: +58261-6159019
CELL: 0424-6651495

AGE: 21

OBJETIVE: To obtain a challenging position as a management consultant that allows me to develop myself in the quality, applying knowledge about consulting, marketing, and with family of standards for quality management systems.


2008: 8th trimester of Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering, Dr. Rafael Belloso Chacín University (URBE).

1999 – 2004: “Ignacio Martin Burk” School, High School Graduate.


Operating System: Microsoft Windows.
Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Publisher.

Fluent in Spanish and Basic English.

Family of standards for quality management systems:
Working with: ISO 9000-9004, LOPCYMAT, INSAPSEL

Other Skills:

  • Ability to define problems
  • Collecting data
  • Establishing facts, and drawing valid conclusions
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.



  • SHA (Safety, Hygiene and Environment) Manual for San Onofre Church. Maracaibo.

domingo, 22 de junio de 2008


Hi friends! Remember my dream job? I really liked it and I want to apply for it, so I wrote a cover letter for the company. Check it out.

June, 16th 2008

Tiffany McCarty
Manager of Human Resources
JDG Associates, Ltd.
McLean, Virginia

Dear Ms. McCarty:

I am writing with reference to your advertisement in Yahoo Hot Jobs for the position of Management Consulting. I consider that my credentials and interests match with your requirement and want to apply for the same.

Recently I graduated as an Industrial Engineer and my academic background makes me a very qualified candidate. I am very responsable, outgoing, I love working as a team and I have the ability in helping develop improvement initiatives, giving solutions for any problems with the industry or costumers (specially emotional), and the initiative in finding ways to improve the management. Also I have the ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

On the other hand, I have knowledge about Six Sigma concepts and methodologies. I have been studying Six Sigma since I started my career, thaat is for 5 years, and I have high skills in working with the family of standards for quality management systems like: ISO 9000-9004, LOPCYMAT, INSAPSEL, and I made a SHA procedure manual for the San Onofre Church in Venezuela. I am very interested in the position, and it seems that my career goals match a lot with your job requirements.

I would appreciate the opportunity to discuss how my education and experience will be helpful to you. If you should have any questions or require clarification on any information prior to that please contact me at the next telephone numbers: 0261 – 6159019. Thank you in advance.


Jessica Vergara

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domingo, 15 de junio de 2008

My Dream Job

Hi community friends! I already found my DREAM job, I hope I can make it, check it out and I will tell you some things later.

Company Name: JDG Associates, Ltd.

Company History: JDG Associates, Ltd., founded by Joseph DeGioia, has been serving the executive recruitment needs of Fortune 1000 companies, associations and non-profits, the Federal government, research and consulting organizations and defense contractors since 1973. JDG has established itself as one of the premier providers of human capital solutions, with services ranging from middle-management recruitment to senior-level executive search across a wide variety of industries and disciplines.

With more than 4,000 placements since its inception, JDG has developed an extensive network of contacts on which to draw for future searches. Our professional consultants average 15 years in the executive search industry. JDG has the knowledge and experience to successfully identify qualified professionals and match their talents with the needs of your organization, resulting in a successful, long-term relationship.

Job Category: Management Consulting

Location: Mclean, VA

Position Type: Full-Time, Employee

Salary: $90,000 to $120,000 per year

Experience: 15+ Years Experience

Desired Education Level: Master of Science

Job Responsibilities

- Function as a technical coach and subject matter expert emphasizing Lean Six Sigma concepts, methods and tools.

- Analyze client requirements and research findings to develop and recommend solutions to business challenges.

-Help develop improvement initiatives using Lean Six Sigma concepts and methodologies.
-Plan and execute actions needed to implement approved solutions across the client organization.

-Communicate with client headquarters, field organization and other personnel on the status of planned and implementing activities.
-Research and understand client challenges and issues related to implementing a corporate management approach and related business problems.
-Conduct independent research to bring new ideas and solutions to the client's attention.
-Member of a team conducting studies and analyses on a variety of processes relating to installation management and construction management. These studies and analyses support policy development, capital budgeting and related resource allocation decisions, business process reengineering and improvement efforts in installation, public works, and construction management.
-Assist in effectively communicating the results of the studies and analyses to clients through written reports and oral presentations.

Job Qualifications

-Certified Master Black Belt (ASQ certified preferred) with 2 or more years experience.
-Superior communications skills, oral and written.

- BS in Civil, Industrial or Mechanical Engineering, Management Science, Operations Research, or other similar disciplines; Masters degree preferred.

Officers: Joseph DeGioia (President); Paul Belford (Director); Darren DeDioia (ChiefFinancial Officer); Tiffany McCarty and Jennifer Moss (Communications)

I think this is the perfect job for me, I’ve been studying Six Sigma for 5 years and if I get all the experience I need, I will do the job the best I can. I love the area and I’m very responsible. I think I could do a ver good work there.

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Job Opportunity

Hello friends! I learned in unit 3 how to look for a job and actually I found one. Check it out.

Company Name: Waterford Wedgwood USA, Inc. Headquartered in Wall, NJ (Monmouth County), Waterford Wedgwood USA is the U.S. subsidiary of Dublin, Ireland-based Waterford Wedgwood plc. Waterford Wedgwood is the world's largest luxury crystal and ceramics company that includes the following premium lifestyle brands: Waterford Crystal, Wedgwood, and other leading brands.

Job: Category Manufacturing/Operations; Manufacturing/Operations

Location: Wall, NJ

Position Type: Full-Time, Employee

Salary: $50,000 to $55,000 per year

Experience: 0-1 Years Experience

Desired Education Level: Bachelor of Arts


Job Description

They are looking for someone to develop and maintain labor standards and to support process improvement through work measurement, analyses and recommendations for our pack out lines. Key duties will include:

  • Develop and maintain labor standards
  • Evaluate operating methods
  • Evaluate facility design and layout
  • Assist in operations audits
  • Develop and implement efficiency measurements


  • Bachelor Degree in Industrial Engineering
  • Experience in time study/labor management preferable
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project
  • Strong written, oral and communication skills
  • Familiar with economic evaluation and justification

I found this job opportunity very interesting because it is something that I can do right now. I think I can improve my knowlege in the areas that I like: Methods, manufacturing, operations; and I am sure that I have the skills to work on it.

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domingo, 1 de junio de 2008

Six Sigma Video

Hello! I found a ver interesting video about the article I was talking about "Six Sigma" check it out, it is very complete.

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