James B Capps

Texarkana, TX

Army 79R E-8

21 years, June 1997 - December 2018


Department Manager, U. S. Army,
September 2016 - December 2018

Manager of Business Unit Operations, U. S. Army,
August 2014 - September 2016

Human Resource Recruiter, U. S. Army,
April 2012 - August 2014


Masters of Arts, University of the Incarnate Word,
September 2013 - June 2015

Work Experience

Department Manager September 2016 - December 2018

Army | 79R | E-8 | Texarkana, TX, USA

  • Effectively used strong communication and group problem-solving skills to remove obstacles and achieve business results.
  • Demonstrated sound critical reasoning skills when assessing business situations, reaching conclusions, and making decisions.
  • Always took initiative to accomplish the mission in the absence of direction and guidance from higher headquarters.

Manager of Business Unit Operations August 2014 - September 2016

Army | 79R | E-8 | Montgomery, AL, USA

  • Improved profit margins by # % while reducing quality defect losses by # %.
  • Managed day-to-day operations, supervising # direct and indirect reports in areas including production, supply chain, procurement, distribution, inventory and compliance.
  • Prepared all written information management tools/documents designed to simplify business plan execution.

Human Resource Recruiter April 2012 - August 2014

Army | 79R | E-7 | Oxford, AL, USA

  • Effectively administered job interviewing schedules for all job vacancies and kept promises to job applicants.
  • Managed the posting of job vacancies at the best performing recruitment channels.
  • Conducted the process of captivating, screening, and selecting potential and qualified candidates based on objective criteria for a job.

Top Skills

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Meritorious Service Medal

December 2018

Meritorious Service Medal

August 2016

Army Commendation Medal

March 2014

Army Commendation Medal

March 2008

Training and Certifications

Recruiting Company Leadership Course

March 2017

Substance Abuse Program Coordinator dinator

May 2016

Master Resiliency Trainer

March 2015

Senior Leaders Course

March 2011

Recruiting Manager Course

June 2010

Advanced Leaders Course

April 2006


Masters of Arts, Administration and Organizational Development

University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio, TX, USA

September 2013 - June 2015 , GPA: 3.85

Bachelors of Science , Business Administration and Marketing

Post University , Waterbury, CT, USA

June 2011 - June 2013 , GPA: 3.65

Associates of Arts, Interdisciplinary Studies

Grantham University , Lenexa, KS, USA

April 2009 - May 2011 , GPA: 3.0