business owner operator resume example with 16+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -

I am very detail oriented.I really pride myself on being able to establish a great relationship with coustmer even those that can be difficult. No matter what, the main goal is that the client feels like the Jobs end result is better than they could have imagined and will not only use you for future projects but also refer you to their friends and coworkers.

I really am a people person.I love working Solo or as a team..I'm very good at multitasking, problem solving and being under pressure..

  • Business Planning
  • Relationship Building
  • Operations Oversight
  • Recruitment and Hiring
  • Customer Service Management
03/2014 to Current
Business Owner/Operator Lomax Home Repair And Remodeling City, STATE,
  • Consulted with potential clients to determine how company could best meet needs.
  • Made financial and logistics decisions in best interest of company.
  • Took care of escalated customer concerns to increase satisfaction.
  • Assessed quality and approved work before releasing to clients.
  • Developed estimates for [Type] services based on in-depth knowledge of labor and material expenses.
  • Started [Type] and developed policies and procedures for [Type] business.
  • Managed operations budgeting, accounts payable and accounts receivable and payroll.
  • Conferred with customers to understand needs and finalize purchase orders.
  • Kept records for production, inventory, income and expenses.
  • Collaborated with staff to maximize customer satisfaction, streamline procedures, and improve bottom-line profitability.
  • Kept up-to-date on regulatory changes affecting business operations.
  • Set pricing structures according to market analytics and emerging trends.
  • Interviewed, trained and supervised employees.
  • Prepared weekly schedules to verify proper floor coverage within fiscal guidelines.
09/2013 to Current
Sub Contractor/Painting Contractor Abilene Prime Painters City, STATE,
  • Applied paint, stain and varnish to wood, metal, plastic and drywall both inside and outside of residential dwellings using sprayers, brushes and rollers.
  • Sanded, stripped, brushed and power washed surfaces to clean and smooth, ensuring adherence of paint and primer.
  • Used plaster, putty and wood filler to fill cracks, holes and gaps in joints prior to painting to promote paint durability.
  • Protected exposed surfaces from harmful substances by setting up drop cloths, plastic or paper.
  • Primed and sealed unfinished wood, plastic and metal surfaces to prepare for additional coats of paint and other finishing substances.
  • Received work orders from supervisors and clients to determine scope of work, materials needed and other job requirements.
  • Set up scaffolding and ladders to access elevated surfaces safely, following OSHA and company guidelines for proper equipment usage.
  • Cleaned and protected interior and exterior surfaces with oils and mildew remover.
  • Provided work order cost estimates based on anticipated type and quantity of materials needed and total project surface area.
  • Executed advanced finishing techniques to achieve customized appearance of finished surfaces.
  • Waterproofed surfaces using felt paper, asphalt paper, tar, caulk and other components.
  • Covered floors before prepping, priming and painting walls and ceilings to protect them from chemicals and paint.
  • Monitored paint supplies, placing orders whenever needed and properly and safely disposed of old paint.
  • Constructed scaffolding and supports to complete work above ground-level.
  • Calculated cost and quantities of required materials based on surface measurements or work orders.
  • Completed diverse repairs on commercial and residential buildings and equipment.
  • Operated compressors and [Type] equipment with caution to avoid injuries and maintain tools.
  • Collaborated closely with [Job title]s and clients on projects to stay on task.
  • Filled out work orders, records of service calls and work logs and submitted to [Job title] for project review.
  • Completed high-volume weekly painting jobs with consistently positive customer feedback.
08/2005 to Current
Sub Contractor/Builder Specialist Ortaga Construction City, STATE,
  • Cultivated productive relationships with suppliers and maintained open communication.
  • Communicated with management and customers at project completion and verified customer satisfaction with finished work.
  • Performed demolitions, installed remodeling products according to company standards and procedures and learned finishing work for installations and remodels.
  • Removed debris, garbage and dangerous materials from sites and assembled and broke down ladder equipment.
  • Operated pneumatic hammers, vibrators and tampers and performed complex and advanced construction tasks.
  • Completed job checklists with customers and answered questions and solved problems before closing projects.
  • Maintained construction vehicles and equipment in top operating condition.
  • Prepared construction sites, materials and tools for specific projects and loaded and unloaded equipment and products.
  • Directed and controlled traffic flow around diverse construction areas, resulting in peak safety and productivity.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
  • Juggled multiple projects and tasks to ensure high quality and timely delivery.
  • Demonstrated self-reliance by meeting and exceeding workflow needs.
  • Demonstrated leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
  • Provided excellent service and attention to customers when face-to-face or through phone conversations.
  • Improved operations by working with team members and customers to find workable solutions.
03/2012 to 03/2017
Floor Hand /Production Worker Bandana Oil Drilling City, STATE,
  • Operated trucks, forklifts, and lifts following safety protocols to minimize accidents.
  • Recorded inspection results after production runs.
  • Kept operations area neat and orderly to minimize obstacles.
  • Worked at fast and steady pace to meet production goals.
  • Accomplished production goals by working with speed and accuracy.
  • Operated [Type] equipment safely and in compliance with company policies and procedures.
  • Diligently maintained safety and quality standards.
  • Adjusted controls or stopped machines and opened holding devices to correct problems.
  • Monitored and evaluated equipment operations to identify failures or malfunctions and troubleshoot issues accordingly.
  • Prepared machines for [Type] operations by calibrating, adjusting, and testing control or settings.
  • Setup and adjusted [Type] machines for daily operations.
  • Troubleshot issues with machines and made repairs.
  • Observed safety protocols and manufacturer's instructions when using heavy machinery and equipment.
  • Used hand and power tools to perform operational and routine tasks.
Education and Training
Expected in 08/2007 to to
Abilene High School - Abilene, TX
Expected in to to
: H.V.A.C
Cisco Junior College - Abilene, TX

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School Attended

  • Abilene High School
  • Cisco Junior College

Job Titles Held:

  • Business Owner/Operator
  • Sub Contractor/Painting Contractor
  • Sub Contractor/Builder Specialist
  • Floor Hand /Production Worker


  • GED
  • Some College (No Degree)

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