carpenter resume example with 2+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,

Punctual Carpenter with extensive knowledge of wood quality and composition. Collaborates successfully with home owners in selecting building materials. Strictly adheres to building plans to promote customer satisfaction and return business. Successful [Job Title] bringing [Number] years of expertise in building construction, maintenance and remodeling to new position with challenging and rewarding employer. Knowledgeable and skilled in various construction techniques, procedures, carpentry tools and equipment. Team-oriented in communicating with others to complete excellent rough carpentry work and share information needed to complete finish carpentry tasks. Highly-motivated employee with desire to take on new challenges. Strong worth ethic, adaptability and exceptional interpersonal skills. Adept at working effectively unsupervised and quickly mastering new skills. Responsible and motivated student ready to apply education in the workplace. Offers excellent technical abilities with software and applications, ability to handle challenging work, and excellent time management skills.

  • Strong Analytical and Communication Skills
  • OSHA Training
  • General Laborer
  • Carpentry and Woodworking
  • Work Crew Coordination
  • Structure Assembly
  • Hardware Installation
  • Safety Compliance
  • Finishing Techniques
  • Demolition and Cleanup
  • Attention to Detail
  • Interpreting Blueprints
  • Problem-Solving
  • Time Management
  • Problem Solving
  • Precision and Accuracy
  • Technical Troubleshooting
  • Decision Making and Prioritization
  • Structural Assessment
  • Materials Selection
  • Subflooring Installation
  • Power Tool Maintenance and Care
  • Hazardous Materials Removal
  • Hand and Power Tool Operation
  • Cabinet Repair
  • Blueprint Interpretation
  • Basic Electrical Knowledge
  • Proficient in MS Office
05/2022 to 08/2022 Carpenter Dattco | East Hampton, CT,
  • Repaired or replaced damaged or defective parts using power tools and equipment.
  • Shaped or cut materials to proper measurements using hand tools, machines or power saws.
  • Used band, circular and compound miter saws.
  • Installed cabinets, base cabinets and crown molding.
  • Used various carpenter's hand tools, portable power tools and standard measuring instruments.
  • Applied design-specific wood and composite trim according to architectural plans and neighborhood regulations.
  • Prioritized work, keeping carpentry jobs on task and within budget.
  • Promoted team safety by keeping work areas free of hazards.
  • Positioned and installed floor joists, trusses and rafters.
  • Reviewed jobsite needs with foreman and coordinated construction.
  • Performed various carpentry duties, including both rough and finish carpentry.
  • Installed building windows, trim and cabinetry alone or with assistants to meet job deadlines.
  • Cut timber, panels and other wooden materials according to measured dimensions.
  • Studied blueprints, sketches or building plans to prepare project layout and determine dimensions and materials required.
01/2022 to 04/2022 Sales Representative T.D. Williamson Inc. | Grapevine, TX,
  • Answered product questions with up-to-date knowledge of sales and promotions.
  • Developed key customer relationships to increase sales.
  • Followed-up with clients after installations to assess quality service and customer satisfaction.
  • Improved overall customer purchasing experiences to promote steady revenue.
  • Monitored customer order process and addressed customer issues.
  • Demonstrated product features to align with customer needs.
  • Adhered to company initiatives and achieved established goals.
  • Presented products and services to prospective and existing customers to meet client needs.
  • Placed orders and answered customer questions in-person, through email and over phone to maximize customer service.
  • Created successful strategies to develop and expand customer sales.
  • Identified customer needs to deliver relevant product solutions and promotions and meet target budgets.
  • Developed targeted lists and new business opportunities, accelerating sales process to achieve results.
  • Fostered relationships with customers to expand customer base and retain business.
  • Recruited, hired and trained new hires to optimize profitability.
  • Identified customer needs by asking questions and advising on best solutions.
  • Maximized sales by keeping areas tidy, fully stocked and correctly priced.
  • Listened to customer needs to identify and recommend best products and services.
  • Greeted and assisted customers to foster positive experiences.
  • Operated register, handled cash and processed credit card transactions.
  • Provided every customer with comprehensive assistance upon entering store through merchandise selection and completion of purchases.
  • Used excellent verbal skills to engage customers in conversation and effectively determine needs and requirements.
  • Produced sales documents, finalized deals and filed records.
03/2020 to 04/2022 Landscaper Marriott Vacations Worldwide | Marble Hill, GA,
  • Troubleshot mechanical issues and completed basic repairs to keep equipment working at peak levels.
  • Trimmed shrubbery and trees to help plants produce more flowers and fruit to benefit wildlife.
  • Maintained garden areas and landscaping greenery to enhance property appearance and plant health.
  • Applied mulch and burlap coverings to bushes and trees for winter.
  • Pruned trees and bushes to improve visibility and shape.
  • Cleared pathways of overgrowth, debris and snow to reduce hazards.
  • Operated landscaping equipment to maintain grounds and remove trees.
  • Performed preventative maintenance to keep equipment in excellent working condition.
  • Used hand tools to break up clumps of dirt, transplant seedlings and mix in fertilizers.
  • Cut and trimmed lawns using power mowers and edgers.
  • Utilized automatic sprayers to mix and spray fertilizers and herbicides onto grass and trees.
  • Trimmed or edged around flower beds, walks, or walls.
  • Shoveled snow and spread salt on walkways and parking lots.
  • Cared for artificial turf fields, periodically removing turf and replacing cushioning pads.
  • Maintained or repaired tools or equipment for safety and longevity.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2024 to to Associate of Science | Energy Technology State Technical College of Missouri, Linn, MO GPA:
  • A+ Program
  • Competed in National Level tournaments for bowling
  • Champion Team 2 years in a row for trap shooting
Activities and Honors
  • Member, Alumni Association

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School Attended

  • State Technical College of Missouri

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  • Carpenter
  • Sales Representative
  • Landscaper


  • Associate of Science

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