Detail-oriented Lumber and Building Material Buyer with more than 25 years of experience in the retail/wholesale lumber yard and construction industry.
Responsible for the purchasing of all building materials and special order products, updated pricing on a weekly or monthly basis, assisted in the quoting of special order items, researched new building products and implemented their successful launch if warranted, kept eye on inventory turns and controlled inventory dollars as set for by the CFO,
Created new backside programs that resulted in 3-4% profit and increased advertising dollars paid for by participating vendors.
Managed Lumber Warehouse , assisted employees in receiving and stocking of all building materials , trained employees in picking and stocking of building materials, created and implemented new forklift training for new operators, implemented new daily checklist for all forklift operators, also started yearly refresher course. Member of the safety committee. Hazmat, CPR and CED certified. Purchased most building materials out of the warehouse office, kept company pricing competitive and controlled inventory.
Responsible for day to day operations, assisted employees and customers, trained new employees in product knowledge and picking of all materials.
helped with receiving of products and storing them in a safe manner and kept all work areas clean and safe for customers and employees at all times.
Construction of residential homes and remodeling of existing buildings. All phases of construction, from permitting to successful completion of every building project. Part owner and construction supervisor of this company.
Carpenter, lead carpenter and construction supervisor. A 20 year member of the Provincetown Volunteer Fire Department, from Firefighter to EMT to District Chief, also a Member of the Board of Fire Engineers.
Graduated High School in Horsching, Austria and received a Degree in drafting from the HTL in Linz, Austria,
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