Nora O'Keeffe




Current location


Work category

Admin and Clerical



I'm due to graduate from UCC as a geologist. I'm interested in travel, am very hard working and enthusiastic. I will take any worth while opportunity!

Nora O'Keeffe's Professional Experience

2005 - Present


I am currently in my final year of a 4 year geology degree course in University College Cork.
During the 4 years I have:
- Given many presentations to the geology department, usually using Powerpoint
- Mapped an area as part of my final year project, and produced a thesis, digital geological map and cross section of the area
- logged many sedimentary sequences
- participated in geophysical surveys (electrical resistivity and magnetic)
- Used Microsoft Excel, Word, Access, Powerpoint, Publisher and the Corel Works Suite of programmes regularly, and I am accustomed to many other drawing and imaging programmes.
- done an introductory first aid course (as a member of Scouting Ireland)
- Constantly maintained deadlines
Studies include:
Sedimentology, petroleum geology, structural geology, geochemistry, geophysics, ore geology, palaeoecology, GIS, Metamorphic igneous and sedimentary petrology, fluid inclusion studies, engineering geology, hydrogeology, coastal geomorphology, Marine geology, environmental geology.

Key Skills
Access Accustomed to deadlines Corel DRAW EXCEL first aid Geophysics Logging Powerpoint
2002 - Present


I work for 3 families, minding 9 different children aged 2 to 13. This involves playing with and occupying the children, helping with homework, cooking, and general housework.

Key Skills
Energetic hard working Imaginative Industrious Multi Tasking Patient reliable Trustworthy
2007 - 2007

Sandwhich Artist!

This was a summer job in Subway sandwich restaurant, in Kiheii, Maui, Hawaii.

Key Skills
Customer Service Dealing with money good time keeping Maintaining a clean, orderly kitchen and restaurant. making decisions making sandwiches working with 7 other people
2005 - 2005


During the summer, I worked as a secretary in a busy office for a public representative. This involved filing, composing letters and notes, answering the phone, dealing with people, and using Microsoft Excel, Word, and networking programmes.

Key Skills
EXCEL Filing friendly Patient

Nora O'Keeffe's Education and Qualifications


Bachelor/Degree - Geology

University College Cork