Experienced journeyman carpenter with the ability to work in a variety of commercial construction environments from foundation to interior trim work. Projecting a professional attitude and appearance while maintaining a safe work environment. The ability to work with others and cooperate with all trades involved on job site.
Form systems knowledge
Strong analytical and communication skills
management and job scheduling experience
Valid driver's license
Ability to maintain work related logs and paperwork
Earned a good conduct discharge while achieving two achievement and two good conduct medals as well as many others including military policeman of the year. Entered and completed carpenters journeyman certification and apprenticeship while working as a supervisor for general contractor. Attended leadership training as part of "Heavy Hitters" seminar for carpenters union.
10/2009 to Current
CarpenterUnited Brotherhood of Carpenters Local 420 － Pittsburgh, PAWorking as a carpenter in all fields of construction from commercial to heavy highway / bridgework and scaffolding. Have experience in various environments including active medical facilities, working nuclear power plants and new construction job sites. I have experience with all phases of construction from concrete forms and footers, site work, interior and case work, doors / hardware and scaffolding. I also have the ability to follow procedures and rules while providing a professional representation of the employer. Working as a journeyman, foreman and supervisor has provided me with working knowledge that has added to training acquire through the carpenters union. This has given me the tools to give my employer a well rounded and professional employee.
03/1998 to 10/2009
Laborer / ForemanInternational Laborers Union － Pittsburgh, PA
Worked for a General contractor in a variety of duties. This would include demolition of buildings and building interiors. Maintaining and organizing a job site with materials while keeping a clean and safe work area. Keeping inventory and updating logs and paperwork for payroll and or purchase orders. Being able to coordinate with adjacent contractors and general public to keep job site in a state of professional appearance. Supervised several jobs while keeping a job schedule and budget. This was accomplished by working with a project manager, sub-contractors and client. Completed all job site logs, safety manuals, receipts and job related paperwork.
03/1991 to 04/1997
SergeantUnited States Marine Corps
Served a six year decorated tour as a military policeman and SRT team leader while stationed at MCAS BEAUFORT, SC. Was involved in numerous missions around the world while providing the protection of life and property of both military personnel and civilians.
High School DiplomaHoosick Falls Central School － Hoosick Falls, NY, USA
MOS: Law EnforcementUnited States Marine corpsUSA
Certificate: Commercial ConstructionCarpenters Joint Apprenticeship － Pittsburgh, PA, USA