contractor resume example with 18+ years of experience

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

Worldly professional with exceptional leadership and project management skills. Competent in team, budget and schedule oversight. Develops scopes, checks field activities and updates clients. Supervisor with over 7 years of successful experience in merchandising and retail sales. Recognized consistently for performance excellence and contributions to success in Home Depot. Strengths in customer and client service backed by training in product knowledge sales trends. Enthusiastic and eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent customer service. Clear understanding of sales goals and expectations, training in retail operations. Motivated to learn, grow and excel with Home Depot.

  • Subcontractor oversight
  • Project estimation and bidding
  • Safety knowledge
  • Deadline adherence
  • Estimations and quotes
  • Project Management
  • Contract Management
  • Staff Management
  • Safety and compliance
  • Earned certification from Pergo and Wilsonart to install their products.

Mount Diablo High School Concord, CA, Expected in 03/1971 GED : - GPA :
License Instruction School Sacramento, CA, Expected in 01/1994 Specialty C-15 Contractors License : Specialty Contractor License - GPA :
  • Earned California Contractor's License. CCL 734873, DBA Ninja Floor Covering.

Certifications included California Contractor's License.

Pergo certified installer, as well as certified to install Wilsonart laminate flooring.

Forklift and all other lift equipment for The Home Depot.

Forklift certified by the Air Force, in So. Korea.


As a contractor, one of the large jobs that I was hired as a sub to oversee, was the refurbishing of officer's quarters for the Air Force. The bases we worked at were in Alaska, Okinawa (twice) mainland Japan and So. Korea. Responsibilities included hiring workers, purchasing supplies, keeping the job on time, maintaining a budget.

Another large job that I was in charge of was for the Federal women's prison in Dublin Ca. This was the re-carpeting of several offices and large open areas. Main objective here was a quality installation in a timely manner.

Work History
Hcl Technologies Ltd. - Contractor
Santa Clara County, CA, -
  • Supervised labor, materials and equipment for large commercial projects with budgets in excess of $200,000.
  • Delivered outstanding service to customers to maintain and extend relationships for future business opportunities.
  • Consulted with customers to assess needs and propose optimal Flooring solutions.
  • Collaborated closely with clients to better understand entire project scope.
  • Maintained optimal cost controls by making affordable supplier purchases and negotiating lower prices.
  • Performed weekly inspections of job sites to verify staff and subcontractor observance of important safety protocols.
  • Implemented changes requested by designers, owners or inspectors to conform to specifications or updated demands.
  • Kept site work safe and in line with budget, schedule and applicable building codes.
Builders Firstsource, Inc. - Kitchen Design Specialist
Southport, NC, 05/2019 - 10/2020
  • Created professional presentations using 2020 CAD to creatively communicate design intent and direction. Provided great customer service to maximize their Lowe's experience. Maintained training to stay on top of current trends and merchandise.
  • Developed key client relationships by providing design solutions that met needs and budgets without compromising quality or design intent.
The Home Depot - Supervisor/Key Carrier
City, STATE, 02/2002 - 03/2019

Responsibilities include team building and mentoring.

Evaluated employee performance and coached and trained accordingly, increasing quality of work and employee retention. Monitor sales and sales goals. Monitor trends in merchandise sales. Working to reduce shrink so as to increase profits overall, increasing the potential for a larger Success Sharing bonus. Keeping the shelves full and organized as well as maintain a clean and uncluttered department.

Set overall vision and provided team leadership. Performed quarterly evaluations and reviews for team. Delegate tasks to others on the team to help keep shelves full as well as when associates were rotated from different departments to provide coverage. This was usually done by providing work lists with clearly defined tasks and goals. Handled customer complaints, resolved customer issues. Lastly. Always made it a part of departments to work safely and to maintain and keep a safe department.

.As a key carrier, responsibilities included open/close the store, put daily till into the safe, Loomis deliveries or pick ups. Being available for lesser yet vital tasks like unlocking merchandise on the front apron for customers, in a timely manner.

Managed to reduce shrink from third highest to eighth. Increased by at least 4% , Sales, Average Ticket, Transactions. Three associates promoted to Dept . Supervisor. Three others highly rated at the Talent Roundtable.

Additional Information

I bring 17 years of Home Depot experience, both as an associate and a supervisor. I bring key carrier knowledge as well as being security checked. I offer my leadership and experience for a position that I have some knowledge of.

I believe that team building is critical in an environment like Home Depot's. Knowing that you are part of a team with the same goals for success and being recognized for your hard work are keys to overall success. I have been awarded two Platinum awards personally.

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School Attended

  • Mount Diablo High School
  • License Instruction School

Job Titles Held:

  • Contractor
  • Kitchen Design Specialist
  • Supervisor/Key Carrier


  • GED
  • Specialty C-15 Contractors License

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