Alex Jimerson
 Photo by Denise Mohawk

Photo by Denise Mohawk


Food Production


Experience with foodie markets, 5-course dinners, and behind an ice cream churner

Prep Cook @ The Sioux Chef Company, Minnesota, MN

Event-based 2016, 2017

  • Prepped ingredients
  • Plating specialist
  • Labeled and stocked all ingredients on shelves for easy accessibility.

Production @ Ice & Vice, New York, NY

February 2017 - Present

  • Responsible for ice cream production for in-house sale, catering, wholesale and nationwide distribution.
  • Ensuring a safe and clean kitchen are maintained each shift.
  • Inventory of ingredients for ice cream and mix-ins remain stocked and plentiful.
  • Upkeep of dishwashing, cleaning, and boosting positive morale.

Smorgasbourg Food Market Production @ Zia's Green Chile, Brooklyn, NY

Summer 2016

  • Prepped and assembled food stand for weekend market.

  • Installed, operated, and disassembled fryer. 
  • Provided knowledgable service of Zia's Green Chile products to customers.

 


Food Sovereignty & Food Justice

Experience with working on a farm, partnering and advocating with indigenous communities in researching & implementing food policies. 


Co-organizer & Co-Facilitator for Indigenous Food Sovereignty Gathering 2017 @ New York University

October, 28 2017

Coordinated proposal for event funding, facilitated conference calls, emails, budget hearings. 

Secured date, location, speakers, food, and additional funding support.

Distributed press releases, social media awareness and facilitated event discussions.

Food Security Intern @ White Earth Land Recovery Project

Summer 2012

Responsible for day-to-day work on Native Harvest Farm, working directly with the indigenous foods of the White Earth Ojibwe people.

Coordinated community outreach for sharing traditional gardening techniques.

Assessed and developed a draft for a tribal food policy focusing on implementing traditional food systems within a tribal government.


Construction Management

Experience in facilitating project meetings, Star-Studded oral & electronic communicator, master organizer and project manager


Project Engineer @ Seneca Construction Mangement Corp. 

May 2013 - Present

Organize and assist with construction completion on deadline and under budget. Duties include processing documents needed for contracting parties.

Planning and coordination between contracting parties. Planning and coordinating between contracting to ensure timely and safe working conditions.

Effective communication skills to ensure all parties can make the best decisions for project completion.

Notable Projects:

Buffalo Creek Casino 2013

Bush Road Housing Subdivision 2014-2015

Early Child Learning Center 2015-2016

Gas Well Plugging & Abandonment 2014-2015

Buffalo Creek Casino Expansion 2016


Environmental Field Technician @ Seneca Construction Management LLC. 

October 2012 - May 2013

Responsible for investigating pollution sources, preformed laboratory tests, gathering samples of water and soil.

Prepared reports and communicated findings with clients. Utilized field equipment to test and analyze specific areas for pollution.

Evaluated effectiveness of implemented methods and presented results to employer and government entities.

Notable Projects

Escambia Wood - Pensacola

Water Treatment - Fort Benning , GA


Event Planning & Budgeting

Experience in drafting proposals, organizing, communicating, creativity, multi-tasking, follow-thru


Tourism Development Coordinator @ Seneca Nation of Indians

2011-2012

Responsible for the creation and execution of tourism development and promotion for the Seneca Nation of Indians.

Identified and coordinated resources for package, itinerary development, marketing partnerships, promotional events.

Organized trade shows materials, staffing, and assumes primary responsibility or show coverage.

Position focused heavily on sales and marketing activities designed to establish and promote the Seneca Nation as a premier cultural tourism destination in NYS.

Notable Projects

Seneca Nation Fall Festival Art Show 2011

Buffalo Creek Native Festival 2011

Website Facilitation with Native Roots Artist Guild