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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Summary

I am a successful Carpenter bringing 10 years of expertise in building construction, maintenance and remodeling. I am knowledgeable and skilled in various construction techniques, procedures, carpentry tools and equipment. I am team-oriented in communicating with others to complete excellent carpentry work and share information needed to complete and finish tasks. I collaborate successfully with home owners in selecting building materials. I Strictly adheres to building plans to promote customer satisfaction and return business. I am a tradesman with keen attention to detail and design. I recognize customer service as valuable tool to deliver overall quality and satisfaction. I am committed to fulfilling all customer expectations through careful adherence to design plans and requests. I am successful at guaranteeing client satisfaction through meticulous and long-lasting work. Being a capable tradesman with outstanding background in applying a strong work ethic to perform daily construction duties. I am Intelligent in planning tasks by performing simple and complex calculations. Safety-minded in following procedures, maintaining organized workspaces and using tools properly.

Skills
  • Welding and electrical knowledge
  • General laborer
  • Basic electrical knowledge
  • Valid NSW driver's license
  • Flooring construction
  • Construction background
  • Safety oversight
Experience
02/2023 to Current Carpenter Hunterdon Healthcare | Flemington, NJ,
  • Cut timber, panels and other wooden materials according to measured dimensions.
  • Installed building windows, trim and cabinetry alone or with assistants to meet job deadlines.
  • Used band, circular and compound miter saws.
  • Shaped or cut materials to proper measurements using hand tools, machines or power saws.
  • Used various carpenter's hand tools, portable power tools and standard measuring instruments.
  • Performed various carpentry duties, including both rough and finish carpentry.
  • Repaired or replaced damaged or defective parts using power tools and equipment.
  • Installed cabinets, base cabinets and crown molding.
  • Conducted inspections, diagnosed problems, took measurements and made necessary adjustments to complete projects according to specifications.
  • Positioned and installed floor joists, trusses and rafters.
  • Prioritized work, keeping carpentry jobs on task and within budget.
  • Cut and installed tile and hardwood flooring for residential and commercial buildings.
  • Contracted and collaborated with specialty sub-contractors for special trade jobs or installations.
  • Anchored and braced forms to complete precise joining.
02/2022 to 02/2023 Carpenter Hunterdon Healthcare | Bridgewater, NJ,
  • Performed various carpentry duties, including both rough and finish carpentry.
  • Used various carpenter's hand tools, portable power tools and standard measuring instruments.
  • Shaped or cut materials to proper measurements using hand tools, machines or power saws.
  • Cut timber, panels and other wooden materials according to measured dimensions.
  • Installed building windows, trim and cabinetry alone or with assistants to meet job deadlines.
  • Used band, circular and compound miter saws.
  • Repaired or replaced damaged or defective parts using power tools and equipment.
  • Installed cabinets, base cabinets and crown molding.
  • Positioned and installed floor joists, trusses and rafters.
  • Reviewed jobsite needs with foreman and coordinated construction.
  • Prioritized work, keeping carpentry jobs on task and within budget.
  • Cut and installed tile and hardwood flooring for residential and commercial buildings.
  • Contracted and collaborated with specialty sub-contractors for special trade jobs or installations.
  • Anchored and braced forms to complete precise joining.
01/2018 to 02/2022 Carpenter Apprentice Adolfson & Peterson Construction | Minneapolis, MN,
  • Cut materials on job site to prepare for installation.
  • Cleaned job site after work completion and disposed of debris in proper containers.
  • Helped with movement of materials and equipment to different job sites.
  • Followed OSHA and corporate safety regulations and procedures.
  • Installed, assembled and repaired woodwork, millwork, cabinetry and trim under supervision of master carpenter.
  • Assisted master carpenters with cabinet installations for residential and commercial customers.
  • Encouraged feedback from foreman and trade workers on site to incorporate suggestions into later work.
  • Completed hands-on training with skilled carpenters, resulting in woodwork proficiency with equipment.
  • Installed drywall, ceilings and trim and fabricated replacement trim and moldings.
  • Assisted journeyman carpenters in installing fixtures and fittings.
  • Obtained strong understanding of residential and commercial building codes.
  • Worked with journeyman carpenters in insulating offices to soundproof and control temperature.
  • Maintained clean and organized workplace to optimize performance, efficiency and safety.
  • Communicated with teammates and supervisors frequently to understand requirements and complete projects on time.
  • Worked independently on projects and tasks within carpentry team.
  • Took accurate measurements to calculate size and amount of materials needed for project completion.
  • Installed windows, flooring or trim using hand or power tools.
  • Measured and marked cut lines on materials using ruler or marking gauge.
  • Removed damaged or defective parts or sections of structures and repaired or replaced using hand tools.
  • Fashioned frameworks or props using hand tools and wood screws, nails or glue.
  • Consistently constructed square and level projects.
  • Anchored and braced forms and other structures in place using nails, bolts, anchor rods, steel cables, planks, wedges and timbers.
  • Roughed in door and window frames or subflooring in structures undergoing construction or repair.
  • Adhered to project blueprints and requirements to deliver quality work.
  • Verified trueness of construction using plumb and level.
  • Erected scaffolding to assemble above-ground structures.
  • Bore boltholes in wood, masonry or concrete using electric or pneumatic drill.
  • Inspected tiles, wall coverings or woodwork for breakage or damage.
  • Covered subfloors with building paper and lay hardwood or parquet floors by nailing to subfloor or cementing to mastic base.
  • Coordinated with subcontractors to work specialty areas, heating or electrical wiring work.
Education and Training
Expected in 03/2021 | Certificate III in Carpentry TAFE NSW, Bathurst, NSW, GPA:
Expected in 12/2013 | Blayney High School, Blayney, NSW GPA:
  • Completed Public Education ( ROSA) in 2013
Certifications
  • Farming Traineeship Certificate II in Agriculture
  • Shearing Certificate TAFE
  • Use of heavy machinery
  • Chainsaw Certificate
  • White Card training

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • TAFE NSW
  • Blayney High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Carpenter
  • Carpenter
  • Carpenter Apprentice

Degrees

  • Some College (No Degree)

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