ceo resume example with 18+ years of experience

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

Knowledgeable individual skilled in multiple trades. Successful working with various personalities and meeting very tight deadlines on a variety of commercial and residential projects. Talented Contractor versed in budget administration, project management and team leadership. Dedicated painting professional with history of meeting company goals utilizing consistent and organized practices. Skilled in working under pressure and adapting to new situations and challenges to best enhance the organizational brand. A multi-faced, independent worker, who encourages safety on every job site, and adherer's to plans and cohesive effort.

  • Leadership and People Development
  • Relationship and Team Building
  • Attention to Detail
  • Problem Solving
  • Decision Making and Prioritization
  • Precision and Accuracy
  • Operations Oversight
  • Workflow Optimization
  • Focus and Follow-Through
  • Goal Setting
  • Planning and Implementation
  • On time project delivery
03/2012 to Current CEO United Way Of America | Lexington, KY,
  • Managed company-wide budgets, payroll, accounting and other financial operations.
  • Oversaw monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting while developing annual operational budget.
  • Created and implemented best practices to standardize internal processes and procedures.
  • Led organization by establishing business direction and actualizing operational plans to meet goals.
  • Drove company vision with collaborative employee engagement techniques and strategic leadership.
  • Cultivated strong industry relationships with competitors and suppliers to promote cooperative interactions and improve industry insights.
  • Spearheaded overhaul of underperforming departments to reduce stagnation and increase productivity.
  • Established and oversaw strategic business actions and streamlined operations.
02/2009 to 06/2011 Contractor Carestream | Washington, DC,
  • Used band, circular and compound miter saws.
  • Cut timber, panels and other wooden materials according to measured dimensions.
  • Promoted team safety by keeping work areas free of hazards.
  • Positioned and installed floor joists, trusses and rafters.
  • Installed building windows, trim and cabinetry alone or with assistants to meet job deadlines.
  • Installed cabinets, base cabinets and crown molding.
  • Examined buildings and project specifications to determine measurements.
  • Anchored and braced forms to complete precise joining.
  • Prioritized work, keeping carpentry jobs on task and within budget.
  • Used various carpenter's hand tools, portable power tools and standard measuring instruments.
  • Measured, cut and installed staircase spindles.
  • Studied blueprints, sketches or building plans to prepare project layout and determine dimensions and materials required.
  • Repaired or replaced damaged or defective parts using power tools and equipment.
  • Applied design-specific wood and composite trim according to architectural plans and neighborhood regulations.
  • Conducted inspections, diagnosed problems, took measurements and made necessary adjustments to complete projects according to specifications.
  • Reviewed jobsite needs with foreman and coordinated construction.
  • Performed various carpentry duties, including both rough and finish carpentry.
  • Led apprentices and trainees in building construction and renovation.
  • Cut and installed tile and hardwood flooring for residential and commercial buildings.
  • Shaped or cut materials to proper measurements using hand tools, machines or power saws.
  • Applied acoustic paneling to ceilings and walls to adjust sound absorption and rebound within rooms.
  • Contracted and collaborated with specialty sub-contractors for special trade jobs or installations.
02/2003 to 11/2008 Subcontractor Assemblers, Inc. | Woodstock, GA,
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Sprayed and brushed custom artwork on interior and exterior walls and ceilings using stencils or by following sketches.
  • Selected premixed paints or mixed pigments and compounds to achieve correct color and consistency.
  • Used sandpaper to scrape walls and other surfaces to remove old paint.
  • Applied primers or sealers to prepare new surfaces for finish coats.
  • Calculated amounts of required materials and approximate time to complete each project to estimate project costs.
  • Removed fixtures and electric switch covers prior to painting.
  • Used brushes, spray guns and paint rollers to paint exterior surfaces.
  • Scheduled and coordinated appointments and assisted customers in selecting and matching colors.
  • Used putty knives and caulking guns to fill cracks, holes and joints with plaster, putty and caulk.
  • Met with clients to discuss color and finish options and other design details.
  • Covered surfaces and furnishings with cloth and plastic to protect from paint drops.
  • Read blueprints and instructions and examined surfaces to determine type and amount of work necessary for each project.
Education and Training
Expected in 06/2002 to to High School Diploma | Taft Charter High School, Woodland Hills, CA GPA:
Native/ Bilingual
  • Licensed Painting contractor - 2012

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School Attended

  • Taft Charter High School

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  • CEO
  • Contractor
  • Subcontractor


  • High School Diploma

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