Mike Maginot's Employment History

Self Employed, Grass Valley, CA (1996-Present)

Producer, director, writer, photographer, videographer, editor, webpage designer/promoter, acting workshop instructor, DJ and project manager in charge of specification, recommendation, and purchase of materials and services.

Clients include Sierra Video Systems, Thousand Trails, Inc., Barry and Blakley Associates, Grass Valley/KMart Shopping Center Merchants Association, and County of Nevada.

Electronic Scrip Inc., Auburn, CA (9/2001-5/2011)
Customer Service Supervisor

Adecco Personnel Service (Formerly: Adia Personnel Service), Grass Valley, CA. Placement Agency. (4/92-Present)

Administrative Assistant

Word processing, spread sheets, graphics, typing, reception, switchboard and other clerical functions as required. Long Term Assignments: Tektronix-Grass Valley Products (Formerly Grass Valley Group) Short Term Assignments: U. S. Bank and Pacific Bell.

Manpower, Auburn, CA. Placement Agency. (10/99-2001)

Word Processing/Clerical/Receptionist

Document control, word processing and answering phones on multi-lined system

Barrington, Bogard, Remedy, United and Volt Personnel Services, San Fernando Valley, CA.

Placement Agencies (2/90-4/92)

Administrative Assistant

Word processing, spread sheets, typing, reception, switchboard, Dictaphone, assisting in Sales, Marketing, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll and Financial departments. Other clerical functions as required. Assignments for Daily News, Feeling Fine Productions (Dr. Art Ulene), Hewlett-Packard, Pinkerton, Rockwell International, Trans Technology, Union Bank and Weider Health and Fitness.

The Video Group, Van Nuys, CA. A full-service video duplication and production company. (1/91-9/91)

Operations Manager/Video Producer

Duties included overseeing operations, production of industrial videos, accounts payable, accounts receivable, customer service, correspondence, data entry and expediting.

Western Optical Supply, Inc., North Hollywood, CA. Manufacturer of display items and finishing tools for Optometrists and Optical Dispensaries (2/90-8/90)

Customer Service Representative

Duties included telephone and over the counter sales, data entry for picking tickets and invoices, correspondence and assistance in training other employees.

American Cinematographer Magazine, Hollywood CA. International Magazine owned and operated by the American Society of Cinematographers (4/81-2/90)

Writer/Photographer/Administrative Assistant

As a freelance contributor: Research, correspondence, interviews, organization, evaluation and editing involved in writing a monthly video column. Original duties included data entry, bookkeeping, sales, mailroom management, shipping, receiving, billing and editorial support.

Village Photo, Inc., Los Angeles, CA. A full-service lab serving UCLA and the Westwood community.


Customer Service Representative

Duties included sales, scheduling of orders, quality control, stock placement and display, inventory, shipping, receiving, purchasing, use and maintenance of photographic machinery, training new employees, banking and facility maintenance.

SKILLS: Computer literate on PC and MAC systems. Word processing, spreadsheets, graphics, web page design and presentation software.

SPECIALIZED SKILLS: Radio and television production, screenwriting, videography, A/V editing and photography.

EDUCATION: AA Degree-Liberal Arts (2008), AA Degree-Applied Arts and Design: Multimedia (2010), and AA Degree-Applied Arts and Design: Illustration (2011).

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