construction worker resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Hardworking well-versed in handling materials, operating machinery and supporting overall team and project needs. In-depth knowledge of compliance mandates governing site and worker safety. Focused on helping complete skilled work under deadlines. Capable Construction Laborer experienced in operating and maintaining equipment to support job site needs. Physically strong and fit with good time management abilities and dexterity to support skilled work. Attentive Laborer with expert skills in concrete finishing and carpentry. Collaborative team player committed to following safety practices and eliminating hazards. Strictly follows project plans and specifications to complete quality, code-compliant work. Organized and motivated employee eager to apply time management and organizational skills in various environments. Seeking entry-level opportunities to expand skills while facilitating company growth.

  • Material Transport
  • Team Collaboration
  • OSHA
  • Heavy Equipment Operation
  • Truck Loading
  • Materials Loading
  • Construction
  • Safety and Compliance
  • Team-Oriented and Dependable
  • Demolition
  • Equipment Maintenance
Construction Worker, 05/2011 to 12/2013
Cavco IndustriesNappanee, IN,
  • Maintained clean, safe working environment by removing debris from job site prior to shift completion.
  • Used correct equipment and techniques to demolish buildings smoothly and avoid damaging nearby structures.
  • Wore protective equipment such as respirators and special suits for optimal protection from site hazards.
  • Stripped structures of valuable and reusable materials.
  • Hauled out damaged materials and followed correct disposal processes to minimize environmental problems from chemicals or unsafe materials.
  • Performed repairs and preventive maintenance on demolition tools, machinery and equipment.
  • Removed debris remaining after natural disasters such as floods.
  • Cleaned up chemical spills and industrial waste following strict safety protocols.
  • Signaled and directed heavy equipment operators to guide heavy machinery to correct positions.
  • Assessed building structural components to determine safe and quick demolition strategies.
  • Performed demanding physical work over extended periods and modeled positive attitude.
  • Gained independent working skills and guided and mentored less experienced team members.
  • Loaded or unloaded building materials to distribute machinery or tools.
Forklift Operator, 01/2014 to 01/2017
We SourceParis, TX,
  • Maneuvered forklift over and around loaded pallets, boxes and other materials.
  • Moved freight, stock and other materials to and from storage and production areas and loading docks.
  • Maintained current forklift training and certification as required by company policies.
  • Communicated with supervisor and other warehouse staff to coordinate work.
  • Unloaded incoming items from trucks and rail cars and transported materials to staging area.
  • Inspected lifts before use to prevent damage to goods.
  • Transported material to correct locations and documented inventory changes.
  • Used handheld scanners for warehouse management system compliance.
  • Packaged, labeled and tagged goods before transfer.
  • Checked shipments for damaged or incorrect items.
  • Reported safety and quality issues to management.
  • Tied and secured loads to prevent shifting or damage to items.
  • Prepared finished stock for shipment by identifying, pulling and packing product.
  • Picked up warehouse debris and deposited waste into appropriate piles and stacked baled trash.
  • Maintained yard appearance, keeping ground clean and clear.
  • Tracked materials moved for stocking purposes and to complete logs for management.
  • Operated power material handling equipment to accurately select and palletize loads.
Switchman/Maintenance Technician, 05/2020 to 05/2023
Excel-ShintechCity, STATE,
  • Operated hand and power tools to complete repairs.
  • Maintained clear and safe workspace areas to meet OSHA standards.
  • Installed new systems, replacement parts and components to maintain proper operation.
  • Cleared clogged drains and replaced valves, faucets and fixtures.
  • Scheduled preventive maintenance programs to keep equipment in good working condition.
  • Inspected grounds and buildings to identify, minimize and correct hazardous property conditions or liability concerns.
  • Read and interpreted equipment and work orders to properly perform required maintenance services.
  • Diagnosed equipment malfunctions and performed repairs to restore equipment and maintain uptime.
  • Conducted performance and safety inspections on equipment and machinery to maintain operational baseline.
  • Changed HVAC filters and cleaned condensation drains to perform preventive maintenance on HVAC systems.
  • Collaborated with building managers to assess ongoing needs and plan preventive maintenance schedules.
  • Checked electrical components to identify defects and hazards and make necessary adjustments.
  • Diagnosed problems with mechanical and electrical systems and equipment using advanced troubleshooting abilities.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2011 to Travis B Bryan High School - Bryan, TX

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School Attended

  • Travis B Bryan High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Construction Worker
  • Forklift Operator
  • Switchman/Maintenance Technician


  • High School Diploma

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