James E. Travis

South Boston, MA 02127-3044, USA
TEL: (617)269-3522 email: rsme@jimtravis.com FAX: (617)269-0389


Manager with over 10 years experience in multi-faceted organizations. Demonstrated ability to learn new software and implement new technology. Championed the use of computer technology to streamline administrative tasks throughout my career. Strong project management, analytical, communications, presentation, interpersonal, team, and computer skills. In addition to demonstrating these skills in my daily work, I also instructed soft skills courses which emphasized these skills. The Boston area is my priority for assignments requiring a physical office, but welcome world-wide cyber-based short term positions.

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Technologist - 2004 - Present

Program Manager, Training - MWRA - Winthrop, MA (1993 - 2004)


Manager, Training - United States Postal Service - Boston, MA (1982 - 1992)





Computer Skills

Windows PC'sExtensive experience using Windows 3.1, Windows 95, Windows 98SE, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP , Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8 RT. Have utilized Microsoft Office Suite since the Suite was introduced. Access, FoxPro and Crystal Reports are a speciality.
Apple MacintoshExtensive experience using Mac OS9 and X, including Tiger (10.4), and Leopard (10.5). Wireless networking using Wi-Fi (AirPort and other brands) and FileMaker Pro are a speciality.
Mobile DevicesExtensive experience using Palm OS®, Windows Mobile™, Windows Phone 7, iOS (iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch), Android (1.6, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 3.x, 4.x) phones, and 7" / 10" tablets. Integrating mobile devices into Wi-Fi Networks and mobile databases/spreadsheets are a speciality.
Web DevelopmentExtensive experience using html, css, and javascript. Developed the first intranet pages for the Deer Island Treatment Plant. Developed "www.jimtravis.com" using text editors only, graphical web development tools were not available at that time. Have continued using text editors to update jimtravis.com although I have experience using graphical web development tools, particularly Front Page. My top priorities during web development are logical information flow, easy navigation among all website pages, and all pages display properly on both desktop and mobile screens.