Carpenter Apprentice Resume Example

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(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Professional Summary

Dedicated Apprentice Carpenter promoting positive work ethic. Knowledgeable in safety processes and wood trim installation. Competent Apprentice Carpenter with positive demeanor and great communication skills. Experienced in power and hand tools. Ambitious Carpenter highly effective at taking on multiple projects at once. Experience with complete home construction, as well as remodels and renovations. Skilled at taking on unique projects, including custom and customer specific work. Team-oriented individual eager to work with experienced craftsmen and gain on-the-job experience. Desiring an Apprentice Carpenter position with a cabinetry company. Apprentice Carpenter knowledgeable in woodworking and repair work. Looking to bring further success to a company through excellent attention to detail and hard work. Educated Apprentice Carpenter with 5 years of experience installing crown molding, doors and flooring. Positive, outgoing and committed to teamwork. Artistic Carpenter skilled at taking on unique projects, including custom designed work. Adept at providing clients with both technical skill and creative insight. Creative Carpenter talented at suggesting new and innovative ways to complete assigned tasks. Innovative Carpenter specializing in custom furniture design and fabrication. Conscientious Carpenter focused on completing projects on time and exceeding client expectations.

  • Custom cabinetry experience
  • Hand and power tools
  • Repair Work
  • Material Prepping
  • Carpentry Techniques
  • Materials Handling
  • Remodeling
  • Repair
  • New Construction
  • Demolition
  • Power Tools
  • Woodworking
  • Cabinetry
  • Fall Protection
  • Door Installation
  • Hand Tools
  • General carpentry
  • Experienced with general cabinetry tools and materials
  • Residential construction
  • Basic plumbing knowledge
  • Safety and compliance
Pea Ridge High School Pea Ridge, AR Expected in 05/2005 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Work History
Adolfson & Peterson Construction - Carpenter Apprentice
Denver, CO, 03/2016 - Current
  • Cut materials according to specifications in preparation for installation.
  • Assisted with movement of materials and equipment to job sites.
  • Kept job site cleaned up properly and all debris disposed of in respective containers.
  • Accepted feedback from foreman and journeyman carpenter, implementing suggestions into later work.
  • Installed and repaired woodwork, millwork and cabinetry under supervision of master carpenter.
  • Gained valuable education in residential and commercial building codes.
  • Worked with master carpenters to install decks for both residential and commercial customers.
  • Planned and executed work with proper tools and materials to maximize efficiency.
  • Completed independent or team installations of building structures, including trim, flooring and cabinetry.
  • Kept team members safe and job sites free of hazards by maintaining good organizational skills at all stages.
  • Built and hung custom doors and frames.
  • Effectively used all fasteners such as nails, screws, pneumatic nailing systems, concrete anchors, powder-actuated fasteners and framing connectors.
  • Safely operated electric cordless and hammer drills and cutting torches.
  • Facilitated harmonious working relationships with crew members to prevent problems and conflicts.
Berry Plastics - Printing Press Operator
Valdosta, GA, 05/2011 - 02/2016
  • Set up and operated printing press machines.
  • Safety .
  • Multi-tasked to keep all assigned projects running effectively and efficiently.
  • Operated press to achieve highest print quality and productivity with minimal scrap.
  • Inspected machines and performed repairs.
  • Reviewed completed orders for quality and accuracy.
  • Examined job orders to determine quantity, stock specifications, colors and special printing instructions.
  • Loaded and positioned unprinted materials.
  • Promptly removed completed loads from press.
  • Produced high quality finished printed materials including brochures, flyers, four-color artwork and mailers.
  • Proofed all job orders, securing client approval prior to production.
Spectrum Brands - Chemical Compounder
Pleasanton, CA, 09/2007 - 02/2011
  • Followed safety processes and protocols while moving hazardous chemicals and operating heavy machinery to avoid and accidents.
  • Stored, retrieved, mixed and monitored chemicals used in production process.
  • Followed all waste handling guidelines to minimize waste generation.
  • Safely used various machinery and equipment, including forklifts during chemical drumming operations.
  • Modified controls to regulate temperature, pressure, feed and flow of liquids and gases while monitoring outcomes and promoting successful processing.
  • Operated all chemical processing equipment, including , batch mixing and forklifts and process line machinery, successfully while adhering to company standards.
  • Operated operation equipment safely and efficiently with team of 10 employees.

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School Attended
  • Pea Ridge High School
Job Titles Held:
  • Carpenter Apprentice
  • Printing Press Operator
  • Chemical Compounder
  • High School Diploma