foreman resume example with 3+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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When returning from Viet Nam, I join the Painters and Drywall Union in 1971. Went through the apprenticeship program for two years.Learning every aspect of painting and drywall.After being a Journeyman Painter and Drywall, I then decided to become a B-1 General Contractor employing 9 men and built 6 custom houses in Palm Springs, Ca..After hitting my thumb with hammer over and over we decided to return to painting. Which at that time started perfecting the art of spraying houses,commercial, and industrial buildings.To include working at San Ofre Nuclear plant where I received a certificate for a certified spray technician. And was also given a top security clearance from the FBI. To enter a Nuclear containment facility to including top security Livermore lab, Norad,Hathorn and many others. I was able to perfect the art of spraying to the point were I was able to paint 10 house a day exterior on large 1000 home tracts in L.A, SAC,SAN FRAN, PHX, LV DENVER. Then started commercial all high rises in down town LA,SAN Diego, Denver. Of course the industrial ,NUC,Bridges,Coal Plants,Naval,Army bases. Then while working on newly built prison I was knocked off a 3 story scaffold by electrician. Broke 14 disc in neck and back .and then they found 2 efferent types of cancer.After 3 years an 11 tritium 2 types of cancer in remission. I started up after retiring from union.I took on a job maintaining a large apartment complex.And many house since then. I am skilled at drywall hanging,taping,texturing,pudding ,caulking,sanding,painting,wallpaper hanging,carpentry,roofing,cabinet building . I am a certified spray Technion.whom also ran 85 in my painting company.I've also completed 6 hand painted murals,Including a 3D painting of the entire 17,000 exterior building of david cooperfild .Energetic [Job Title] bringing a superb sense of visual aesthetics and a passion for helping clients select paint colors that create comfortable, soothing and inspiring interior spaces.Painting professional well-versed in interior and exterior structure painting and refinishing. Specializes in residential paint jobs, including both decorative and straight painting.Dependable Commercial Painter with expertise in unique wall finishes, including Venetian finishes and lime washes. In-depth knowledge of paint types and their applications.Hardworking Residential and Commercial Painter skilled in staining, refinishing, sheet-rocking, taping, texturing, decorating and power-washing. Mold eradication specialist.Painter versed in industrial, commercial and residential painting. Skilled operator of overhead cranes, motorized power washers and compressors. Committed to delivering exceptional results.Painter with experience operating compressors, blasting equipment and both airless and conventional spray guns. Expert in special finishes such as graining and marbleizing.Collaborative House Painter seeks employment as part of dynamic company in the [City name] area. Superb work ethic and careful attention to detail with a flexible schedule.Reliable Residential Painter focused on meeting all project deadlines and adhering to budgets. Works closely with designers to produce quality results for every customer.Personable and detail-oriented Residential Painter who performs exceptional house painting work while minimizing disruption to customers' living spaces. Committed to completing each and every paint job to the customer's satisfaction. Industrial and commercial painting experience Mold eradication techniques Overhead cranes and forklift operation

  • Accurate measurements and estimates
  • Blueprint reading
  • Construction machinery operation
  • Detail-oriented
  • Building Construction Trades Certificate
  • Construction Workers Union Local 254
  • OSHA Certified
  • Leadership
  • Exceptional problem solver
  • Strong communication skills
  • Friendly and hardworking
  • Journeyman of painter and drywall Union Local 254

Led a crew of 85 general construction laborers.Successfully ran a general contracting business for 3 years.Received higher union starting pay grade based on previous trade knowledge and experience.Key player on residential and commercial projects valued at more than $1,000,000Completed 9,000 projects in 40 years, all on time and at or under budget..

foreman , 1971 - 03/1974
Pc Construction Company Portland, ME,
  • Venetian finishes Paint mixing Project plans and reports Bid proposals review and approval Exceptional time management Dependable Creative Completed new construction painting jobs for [Number] homes in under [Number] months.Supervised a team of [Number] other painters in completing both residential and commercial paint jobs.Completed [Number]% of projects on time.Promoted to Painter Foreman after just [Number] months of employment.Secured a $[Amount] residential paint job for the company through a successful bid process.Recipient of the [Award Name] Award in [Month, year].Named "Employee of the Month" in [Month, year].Completed a $[Amount], [number]- building painting job on time and under budget.
  • Completed an average of [Number] painting jobs per [Time period].Inspected work sites to measure dimensions, lay out work and estimate materials for each job.Recommended options to customers for blending, harmonizing and contrasting colors.Prepared sheetrock, metal and wood surfaces for painting.Mixed paints and solutions and monitored temperatures.Refinished household furniture such as desks, chairs, tables and bookcases.Coordinated and completed ongoing routine painting of the exterior and interior of the properties.Operated airless spray equipment and motorized lifts.Cleaned and smoothed all surfaces prior to painting.Operated hand tools and power tools such as [Tool] and [Tool].Monitored paint supplies and properly and safely recycled old paint.Repainted entire apartments after residents moved out.Collaborated with electricians, carpenters and mechanics to complete construction projects.Completed and filed daily work slips to document progress.Maintained a thorough inventory of paint equipment and supplies.Collaborated with [Number] other team members to meet strict project completion deadlines.Collaborated closely with designers and clients on painting projects.Completed basic plumbing, electrical, carpentry and HVAC duties.Operated compressors, striping machines, sandblasters and spray equipment.Completed and updated all work orders, records of service calls and work logs.Covered floors before prepping, priming and painting all surfaces.Determined appropriate color for new and replacement applications during consultation with customers.

Built and disassembled scaffolds, bracing and barricades.Mentored junior team members, providing guidance on proper techniques and safety.Completed indoor and outdoor residential and commercial construction projects.Continually cleaned work areas and equipment.Arranged and stored materials, machines, tools and equipment.Painted walls, exteriors and interiors of buildings and furniture using brushes, rollers and spray guns.

High School Diploma: Phy., Expected in 1668
Beaverton High - Beaverton, Ore.
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public speaking Academic Achievement Award


basic, budget, carpentry, color, consultation, clients, Dependable, dimensions, hand tools, HVAC, inventory, materials, new construction, painting, Paint, Painter, plumbing, power tools, progress, Project plans, proposals, tables, time management

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  • Beaverton High

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