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Astrid Georges (They/them)


Currently living in

Los Angeles, California, US

Work Preferences


Open to roles

Short Term ContractLong Term EmployeeInternshipCo-op

I majored in Digital Media and worked in the special effects industry up until the pandemic, having gotten my 3 Card Pyrotechnic license a month before March 2020. Since then I've become passionate about climate change and sustainability and have been taking some environmental college classes to figure what I might want to major in. However, currently I'm interested in slightly less stressful job (compared to working on set), something utilizing organization would be ideal. My greatest organizational accomplishment has been condensing and organizing a warehouse's massive collection of nuts, bolts, fittings, electronics, and parts that hadn't been organized in 30 years.

Ideal Workplace Values

LGBTQ-friendly, environmentally-friendly

Skills and Strengths

My Neuro-exceptional talent

Extreme eye for safety, pattern recognition, eye for detail when it comes to organization. When confident of the task I'm doing, can focus on that task for hours.

Technical Skills

Adobe Systems Adobe Photoshop


Geographic information system GIS software

Microsoft PowerPoint

Top 5 Soft Skills

AdaptabilityCreativityLogical ReasoningCritical ThinkingAttention to Detail

Inclusion Essentials


Closed captioningInterviewer experienced with neurodiversityAllowance of Fidgeting DevicesAlternate interview formatWritten interview instructionsDaily job-coach checkinsEmail writing helpConcise instructions for processingWritten InstructionsRecorded MeetingsWait time for processing information Flexible scheduleExtra time off for appointmentsUninterrupted work timeQuiet / individual workspacesSelf-stimulation tools / gadgetJob coaching1:1s with the team

Environments I'm comfortable with

Working with food
Interaction with the public
Bright or blinking lights
Standing for long periods
Variable temperatures
Working with animals
Driving a vehicle
Heavy lifting
Loud noises
Outdoors or places with strong smells
Uniforms (hard hat, hair net, etc.)

Education and Credentials

Attended for 3 years from 2013 to 2016

Otis College of Art and Design

Bachelor's degree - Digital Media