Computer Consultant and Technician based at Beerwah, Queensland, Australia.

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Contact Details

2743 Old Gympie Road
Beerwah QLD

Phone: 0437 625 269

Personal Information

Full name: John Noel Walton
Marital status: divorced (1991)
Nationality: Australian (English ancestry)
Place of Birth: Nambour, Queensland
Parents: Dorothy and Ernest Walton.

Objectives and Preferences

I intend to continue working from my home base at Beerwah to provide on-site technical support for customers in the Sunshine Coast to Brisbane Northside areas.
I am keen to add to my comprehensive understanding of PC hardware and software setup/troubleshooting.

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Employment History

Sep. 2011 - Current

Computer Technician


Aug. 06 - Sep. 11

Computer Technician

Personal Computer Solutions and Tuition, Brisbane (PCSol)

Feb. 05 - Aug. 06

Web Developer

Transport Safety Services, Buderim (TSS)

Oct. 04 - Jun. 05


Sunshine 60 & Better, Maroochydore (SSB)

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Jan. 03 - Oct. 04


Dynamix Information Systems, Sunshine Coast

1976 - June 1999


Walton Welding Service, Beerwah


Motor Mechanic

Fig Tree Garage, Beerwah

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Spare Parts Manager

Neucom Motors, Landsborough

1973 - 1975

Spare Parts Assistant

Beerwah Motors, Beerwah

1973 (Apr - Oct)


Ringrose & Card Parcel Express, Brisbane

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1971 - 1973

National Serviceman

Department of Defence (Army)

1968 - 1969

Engine Reconditioner

Dalby Engine Reconditioners, Dalby

1967 - 1968

Workshop Labourer

Walsh and Ford Engineering, Dalby

1966 - 1967

Farm Labourer

E.J. & D.J. Walton, Kallangur

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1999 - 2003

University of the Sunshine Coast, Sippy Downs (USC)

Bachelor of Business (Information Systems) short title: "BBus(InfSys)".
Business Core Courses (first year): Information and Technology, Introduction to Economics, Accounting for Non-accountants, Business Law and Ethics, Managing the Organisation, Marketing Theory and Practice, Communication and Thought, and Applied Research Methods.
Information Systems Major: Data Modelling, Information Systems in Business, Systems Analysis & Design, Business Programming, Advanced Systems Analysis & Design, Advanced Business Programming, Electronic Commerce, and Issues in Information Systems Management.
Marketing Electives: Consumer Behaviour, Promotions Management, and Services Marketing.
Communication Electives: Critical Reasoning, and Writing for the Web.
Computer Based Art and Design (CBAD) Electives: Introduction to CBAD, Electronic Media A & B (two courses), and Graphics Imaging A.

1963 - 1966

Caboolture State High School, years 8 to 10 (Junior)

1956 - 1962

Beerwah State Primary School, years 1 to 7

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Hardware: advanced skills in PC assembly, repair & troubleshooting, CMOS & BIOS issues, printers, scanners, modems, etc. Advanced knowledge of hard disk drive management.
Software: advanced Windows skills from MSDOS to Windows 7 (incl. installation, networking, troubleshooting, etc.). Advanced skills in Visual Basic, MS Office, FrontPage, Dreamweaver, PhotoShop, Illustrator, PaintShopPro. Highly developed skills in troubleshooting and resolving Windows problems (viruses, spyware, etc).
Internet: well above average understanding of how the Internet works and how to use the Internet to advantage. Experience developing, promoting and managing websites since 1998.
Communication: highly developed skills in interpersonal communications from many years contact with people from other nations.