General Carpenter Resume Example

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

Dedicated Carpenter with 30 years of experience in carpentry and construction. Highly effective at taking on multiple projects at once. Experience with complete building construction, as well as remodels and renovations. Skilled at taking on unique projects, including millwork. Successful at providing both technical skill and creative insight. Eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills.

Work History
Servicemaster Clean - General Carpenter
Phillipsburg, KS, 04/2015 - Current
  • Read and interpreted blueprints and construction documents to determine project directives
  • Installed interior finish items, including wall protection, doors and hardware, toilet accessories
  • Planned projects by identifying necessary equipment, tools, and required assistance
  • Monitored tool and equipment condition and arranged repairs as needed
  • Planned and executed work with proper tools and materials to maximize efficiency
  • Facilitated harmonious working relationships with crew members to prevent problems and conflicts
  • Repaired drywall and flooring and remodeled offices, bathrooms and kitchens
  • Installed drywall, ceilings, trim and fabricated replacement trim and moldings
  • Followed established job site safety regulations and maintained safe and clean work area
Servicemaster Clean - General Carpenter
Pine Bluff, AR, 04/2012 - 04/2015
  • Cut and shaped materials to meet outlined measurements using portable table and circular saws
  • Kept team members safe and job sites free of hazards by maintaining good organizational skills at all stages
  • Installed and maintained 32 Fraco mast climbing work platforms and mutable plywood debris deflectors on 17 story high-rise renovation at the Portsmouth Naval Hospital. (Portsmouth, VA)
  • Calculated dimensions and amount of needed materials by accurately measuring job site and structures
  • Communicated operational issues and changes to supervisor on regular basis
  • Inspected machine parts for conformance to safety specifications
  • Followed standards and procedures to maintain safe work environment
  • Monitored materials inventory and requested items for restocking for each job
  • Informed supervisors when machines required major scheduled service or immediate repair
  • Supported technicians in equipment maintenance and repair
  • Used hoists and cranes to lift work pieces to machine
  • Operated equipment such as 65' man lift and skid steer
  • Worked with company experts to weld intricate parts
  • Kept team members safe and job sites free of hazards by maintaining good organizational skills at all stages
Nvr, Inc. - Construction Project Manager
York, PA, 03/2009 - 01/2012
  • Kept up with continuous improvement plans by collaborating with CEO and engineers to determine and stick to best practices
  • Managed and led design team throughout development and contract execution phases for $4M/Annual project
  • Scheduled workforce needs with superintendents and allocated company resources to meet project requirements
  • Directed day-to-day operational aspects of project and scope and monitored progress of construction activities
  • Formulated quality assurance and safety standards to comply with construction plans
  • Attended four to six on-site meetings with subcontractors and clients per month
Coeur Mining - Project Superintendent
Lead, SD, 02/1993 - 05/2000
  • Supervised teams of up to eight employees, answering questions and providing feedback on work progress
  • Coordinated movement of materials and equipment to job sites, verifying supply readiness prior to project start
  • Assessed subcontractor bids on nationwide retail installation projects for costs, conformity to requirements and overall suitability
  • Delegated assignments based on site plans, project needs and knowledge of individual team members
  • Conducted walk-throughs with clients and property managers prior to project close, completing punchlists and answering all questions
  • Continuously inspected job sites to ensure that all safety protocols were strictly observed by staff and subcontractors
  • Compiled daily field report, detailing all key activities and outlining project progress for stakeholders
  • Handled all scheduling of subcontractors and staff to ensure that projects would be completed within required timeframes
  • Obtained building and specialty permits from local jurisdictional agencies
  • Reduced process downtime by restructuring ongoing projects, ensuring quality and compliance
  • Performed regular job site observations to provide direction for general contractor personnel and subcontractor laborers
  • Scheduled utility service providers according to project timelines
  • Oversaw entire building turnover process, enhancing communication between all construction management to facilitate smooth completion
  • Meticulously tracked all parts and equipment used on each job site
  • Handled all issues with relative ease by implementing best practices and applying critical thinking skills to find best solutions
  • Used Microsoft Excel to develop inventory tracking spreadsheets
  • Blueprint Reading - Read blueprints, work orders, and production schedules to accurately determine job instructions and specifications
  • Reporting - Responsible for daily reporting on production equipment, including parts produced, downtime minutes, and any quality concerns
  • Managed completion of residential and commercial construction projects
  • Collaborated with team of seven in the development of a building integrated solar thermal collector (Dawn Solar Systems)
  • Preventive and reparative maintenance
  • Carpentry
  • Drywalling
  • Safety procedures
  • Plumbing
  • Painting
  • Heavy lifting
  • Recordkeeping
  • Vendor management
  • Preventative maintenance
  • CPR and first aid education
  • Inventory management
  • Fabrication
Sanborn Regional High School Kingston, NH Expected in High School Diploma : - GPA :
  • NH certified firefighter (FF1)
  • NIMS IS-700 certificate
  • OSHA 10
  • Lead safe

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