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Neil Walker and wife Pam met in 1974 as fellow teachers at Carlton Oaks School, Santee, California.
Neil Walker - Human Resources Consultant
May 2014 – Present, Bakersfield & surrounding counties, California
Using his 35 years of HR experience, Advance HR Services assists individuals and small businesses maneuver through the minefield of complex California and Federal compliance topics.
Manager - Human Resources / Security / Media Relations
Kern Oil & Refining Co.
September 1991 – May 2014, Bakersfield, California
Manage all general areas of the Human Resources Department including payroll, oversee refinery security, and act as company spokesman for media-related activities. Formerly the Refinery Safety Manager.
Personnel / Safety Manager
Carnation / Nestle Foods
August 1987 – September 1991, Hanford, CA
Managed all areas of human resources, labor negotiations, public affairs and safety program of a 900-employee food processing plant in central California.
Human Resources Representative
Getty / Texaco
June 1979 – August 1987, Bakersfield, CA
Assisted in all areas of human resources and labor in the Bakersfield District, Kern River Oil Field.
Math & English Teacher - Junior High
Santee and El Tejon School Districts
September 1974 – June 1979, Santee & Lebec CA
Taught multiple subjects (math, English, history and physical education) to 7th and 8th grade students.
United States Air Force
March 1966 – January 1970, Assignments: Texas, Kansas, Florida, California & Tripoli, Libya
Fuels Specialist (POL - Petroleum, Oil & Lubricants)