flooring installer resume example with 11+ years of experience

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

Productive professional offering extensive background in flooring installation and repair. Over [Number] years of knowledge and experience within flooring industry. Excellent skills working with tile, laminate, hardwood and carpet. Productive Floor Installer possessing in-depth knowledge of vinyl, laminate and carpet flooring. Proficient in installing various types of flooring, applying adhesives and sanding irregularities to correct imperfections. Expertise in [Area of expertise] and [Area of expertise]. Industrious [Job Title] offering [Number] years of experience in [Industry] roles. Adept in flooring installations, as well as range of other construction tasks. Quick-learning and flexible with drive for professional development. Efficient [Job Title] with [Number] years of hands-on experience placing floor coverings in both commercial and residential buildings. Reliable and punctual individual skillful in preparing accurate estimates, cutting and trimming carpet and tile and trimming excess material. First-rate communication, multitasking and time management abilities. Meticulous Flooring Installer adept in sheet vinyl, laminate, carpet and hardwood installations. Offering over [Number] years of superior performance with strong background of client satisfaction and quality performance. Detail-oriented Flooring Specialist offering in-depth understanding of flooring installation and repair with expertise in [Area of expertise] Dedicated [Job Title] offering [Number] years of related experience. Skilled at working with customers, project leaders and team members to complete efficient and accurate work. Desire to bring expertise to permanent role with room for advancement. History of successfully installing flooring, completing basic carpentry work and maintaining sites. Able to use all relevant tools and equipment. Complex problem-solver and dedicated team player. Senior [Job Title] and outstanding performer in [Skill] and [Skill] within [Industry]. Proven success in leadership, operational excellence and organizational development with keen understanding of elements of [Type] business. Recognized for inspiring management team members to excel and encouraging creative work environments. Experienced [Job Title] with over [Number] years of experience in [Industry]. Excellent reputation for resolving problems, improving customer satisfaction, and driving overall operational improvements. Consistently saved costs while increasing profits.

  • Waterproofing methods
  • Safe workplace procedures
  • Ceramic tile installation
  • Flooring project management
  • Hardwood installation
  • Floor leveling
  • Existing floor removal
  • Subfloor leveling
  • Laminate installation
  • Vinyl plank installation
  • Demolition
  • Concrete epoxy coating
  • Measuring abilities
  • Lifting up to [Number] pounds
  • Site preparation
Work History
05/2016 to 02/2020
Flooring Installer Empire Today Spartanburg, SC,
  • Pressed carpet into place over tack strips or utilized staples, tape, tacks or glue to secure carpet.
  • Recorded measurements and devised plans to match installation specifications.
  • Assessed high-traffic areas and planned flooring layout and seam placement to suit expected traffic patterns.
  • Secured new or existing tack strips around flooring space to attach edges of new carpet.
  • Swept, scraped and chipped dirt and irregularities from base surfaces and filled cracks with cement and putty to form smooth foundation.
  • Spread adhesive cement over floor to prevent board joint wearing.
  • Operated sit-down forklift to unload and load carpet rolls and flooring skids into work vans.
  • Took measurements and studied floor sketches to calculate area to be floored and amount of materials needed.
  • Used [Tool] and [Tool] to provide accurate measurements and estimates for projects.
  • Maintained excellent communication, cleanliness and safety standards on work sites and projects, boosting customer satisfaction ratings [Number]%.
  • Installed sheeting on floor surfaces by applying adhesive and rolling with [Type] tool to form smoothest finish.
  • Performed preventive maintenance on already fitted tiles to guarantee longevity, including [Type] and [Type] preventive maintenance.
  • Followed floor sketches and verified extra allowances for final fitting.
  • Removed existing flooring to prepare [Type] and [Type] floor surfaces for new flooring.
  • Used tape, glue and heated carpet irons to join edges of carpet.
  • Operated blowtorch to heat or soften floor covering materials to fit floor coverings around irregular surfaces and patch cracks.
  • Performed accurate measurements, cuts and trims to help flooring pieces fit specific room arrangements.
  • Took care to prepare work areas, use adhesives and resolve problems with installations.
  • Worked with speed, accuracy and safety to complete residential, commercial and institutional jobs.
  • Performed semi-skilled carpentry work such as subflooring repair and trim installation.
  • Organized materials, machinery and tools necessary to complete each job.
  • Protected household items and surfaces from damage and dust with tape, cloth and other protective measures.
  • Completed installations of different types of flooring, including carpet, laminate and wood.
06/2014 to 04/2016
General Laborer Sazerac Company Grand Island, NE,
  • Performed general housekeeping and cleaning tasks, including, sweeping, pulling weeds, painting and power washing.
  • Assisted team members with tasks that require group effort.
  • Maintained and repaired facilities, equipment and tools to achieve operational readiness, safety and cleanliness.
  • Loaded, unloaded and moved material to and from storage and production areas.
  • Transported heavy materials using tugs, hand trucks and pallet jacks throughout work zone.
  • Used cleaning solvents and [Type] equipment to scrape and clean units and parts.
  • Measured dimensions of finished workpieces for conformance to specifications, using precision measuring instruments, templates and fixtures.
  • Followed written instructions to construct various types of equipment.
  • Used measuring tools such as gauges and tape measure to identify conforming parts during production.
  • Provided maintenance for construction equipment.
  • Thoroughly cleaned all construction and worksites to avoid hazards.
  • Operated forklift to load and unload materials and equipment on trucks.
  • Mentored [Number] new employees by providing guidance on safety and proper techniques.
  • Notified supervisors of defective equipment or material.
  • Multi-tasked on heavy equipment, including forklifts and improved project completion times.
  • Cleaned job site after each shift.
08/2008 to 04/2014
Construction Laborer Toll Brothers Lake Forest, CA,
  • Erected and removed temporary structures such as trench liners and scaffolding to meet team needs.
  • Boosted team efficiency and project requirements by correctly operating site equipment.
  • Interpreted job site supervisor's orders and technical documentation to complete accurate work.
  • Determined materials needed for daily shift and loaded vehicles with equipment and supplies.
  • Used required tools to complete jobs, including hammers, saws, squares, levels and fastening devices.
  • Recognized and reported potential project challenges and assisted with solutions.
  • Worked independently in fast-paced environment while meeting productivity and quality expectations.
  • Kept tools and equipment cleaned, well-maintained and properly stored to promote team efficiency.
  • Gathered and disposed of work site debris to remove safety hazards and boost team productivity.
  • Enhanced job site safety by vigilantly monitoring equipment and team members to prevent accidents.
  • Prepared job sites for [Job title] work plans by measuring and marking different distances.
  • Demonstrated safe and proper operations of [Type] and [Type] equipment to prevent harm to team members or equipment.
Expected in 06/2004 to to
High School Diploma:
Brockton High School - Brockton, MA

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  • Brockton High School

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  • General Laborer
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  • High School Diploma

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