Jared Vawter

6542 Raven Road
Nanaimo, B.C. V9V 1R1
Phone: (250) 390-1679
E-mail: jvawter@engr.uvic.ca

As a student in the faculty of Electrical Engineering, I am looking for an opportunity to develop and deploy the skills I have learned in the classroom. I am currently enrolled in my third year of study and will be applying for my third workterm.




Technical Experience

Professional Experience

2002 (Fall)

Canada Customs and Revenue Agency
Department for Adaptive Computer Technology (ACT)
Ottawa, Ontario

The ACT Project was created in response to the Canadian Human Rights Act, the Employment Equity Act, and the government's Access for All Through Technology program. As a member of the ACT team, I was responsible for upholding the department's mandate to support workers with disabilities. My specific contributions to the department are listed as follow:

2002 (Winter)

Limacon Software
Web Programmer
Nanaimo, B.C.

Limacon Software was founded by myself and a colleague to provide high-quality, low-cost, web designs for local businesses and organizations. Working in a group of just two, I was responsible for contributing/developing both technical and marketing strategies. Some of my specific contributions to the company include:


Budget Car and Truck Rentals
Service Rep.
Nanaimo, B.C.

Budget Car and Truck Rentals employs several service representatives (reps.) to provide services such as vehicle maintenance, quality assurance, and customer care. Working with several other service reps. throughout Vancouver Island, I worked hard to maintain the company's integrity by providing such services. In my three years with Budget I was responsible for the following:


David Blackwood, Project Manager
Canada Customs and Revenue
Ottawa, Ontario
(613) 562-6220

Judi Ramsden, Client
Triika Designs
Nanaimo, B.C.
(250) 758-0260

Doug Jarvie, Client
Bakes Jarvie Insurance Brokers Ltd.
Nanaimo, B.C.
(250) 755-1411

Barry Rogers, Manager
Budget Car and Truck Rentals
Nanaimo, B.C.
(250) 729-2400

Further references, including letters of reference, are readily available upon request.