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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -
Professional Summary

Skilled Construction Worker with strong track record of success in maintenance, repair and general labor. Multitasks and works effectively in fast-paced, high-volume environments. Flexible work and shift schedule with expertise operating basic hand and power tools. Excellent work performance in individual and team roles combined with superior attendance record.

  • Measurement and calculation accuracy
  • Safe heavy equipment operation
  • Preventive and reparative maintenance
  • Hazardous chemical handling
  • Debris removal
  • Heavy Equipment Operation
  • Blueprints and schematics
  • Forklift trained
  • Materials coordination
  • Safety and compliance
  • Construction knowledge
  • Hand and power tool operation
  • Power and hand tools
  • General math skills
  • Strong team player
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Proficiency at reading blueprints
  • Basic computer skills
  • Project management skills
  • Water and sewer pipe installation
  • Good communication skills
  • Effective at multi-tasking
  • Have own tools
  • Safety procedures knowledge
  • Basic math and measuring aptitude
  • Dependable and reliable
  • Technical school training
  • Valid Oklahoma driver's license
  • Possesses a reliable vehicle
  • Works well independently
  • Safety knowledge
  • Electrician Apprentice
Work History
04/2018 to 01/2019
Construction Worker Champion Windows Cincinnati, OH,
  • Brought materials and tools from trucks and storage facilities to work site locations and organized for expected needs.
  • Installed new structures, updated systems and replaced worn components to bring buildings up to current codes.
  • Provided accurate measurements and estimates for all projects.
  • Loaded and unloaded building materials used for construction.
  • Enhanced team efficiency and multitasking abilities by effectively using hand tools, power tools and equipment.
  • Used radios and hand signals to coordinate communication between equipment operators and ground workers.
  • Monitored materials inventory and requested items for restocking for each job.
  • Used measuring tools such as gauges and tape measure to identify conforming parts during production.
  • Actively attended safety trainings and workshops offered by employer, bolstering overall knowledge of appropriate measures and determining areas requiring improvement.
06/2012 to 08/2014
Handyman The Mentor Network Akron, OH,
  • Performed basic electrical work and plumbing repairs such as installing new toilets, removing electrical wires, unclogging drains and maintaining gutters.
  • Performed minor wall repair to maintain walls, including installing drywall and repairing and applying wallpaper.
  • Kept tool, material and equipment inventory updated.
  • Followed all work orders and specifications to determine which machines and equipment required replacement, repair or maintenance.
  • Removed and repaired carpet and wood flooring.
  • Maintained restroom functionality by repairing leaking faucets, clogged toilets and other equipment.
  • Finalized work on building systems by completing basic carpentry and other finish work.
01/2009 to 03/2011
General Laborer Sensient Technologies Corporation Turlock, CA,
  • Monitored machines during operation to detect sounds of malfunctioning or excessive vibration and adjusted machines or replaced tools to eliminate problems.
  • Used measuring tools such as gauges and tape measure to identify conforming parts during production.
  • Multi-tasked on heavy equipment, including forklifts and improved project completion times.
  • Read work orders or received oral instructions to determine work assignments and equipment and materials needed.
  • Cleaned job site after each shift.
  • Thoroughly cleaned all construction and worksites to avoid hazards.
  • Helped with construction of hospitals, schools, and commercial office buildings.
  • Prepared job sites to ensure safety and efficiency.
  • Participated in safety seminars.
  • Loaded, unloaded and moved material to and from storage and production areas.
  • Notified supervisors of defective equipment or material.
  • Maintained and repaired facilities, equipment and tools to ensure operational readiness, safety and cleanliness.
  • Provided maintenance for construction equipment.
  • Operated forklift to load and unload materials and equipment on trucks.
  • Assisted team members with tasks that require group effort.
04/2004 to 06/2007
County Worker County Of Okmulgee District No. 2 City, STATE,
  • Followed all policies, regulations, dress codes and schedules.
  • Loaded, unloaded and moved material to and from storage and production areas.
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
  • Removed snow, ice and debris from roadways after storms to ensure major areas were clear.
  • Cleaned and graded ditches, drainage structures and slopes.
  • Safely controlled traffic in high-volume areas during roadwork projects and repairs.
  • Operated all heavy equipment properly according to employer safety standards.
  • Ensured that signs and fences were repaired quickly to avoid accidents and mishaps.
Expected in 08/2020 to to
: Electrical Technology
Oklahoma Technical College - Tulsa, OK,
Expected in 08/2018 to to
Associate of Science: Construction Management
Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology - Okmulgee - Okmulgee, OK


Electrical Apprentice 00195666

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School Attended

  • Oklahoma Technical College
  • Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology - Okmulgee

Job Titles Held:

  • Construction Worker
  • Handyman
  • General Laborer
  • County Worker


  • Associate of Science

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