General Contractor resume example with 5+ years of experience

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

Industrious professional with extensive training in [Task] and [Technique]. Over [Number] years of experience working on [Type] projects safely and efficiently. Knowledgeable about [Tool] use with dedication to reliability and fantastic final products.

Reliable [Job Title] adeptly handles physically demanding tasks across long shifts and through problematic weather conditions. Over [Number]+ years of resourcefulness and handling of difficult labor projects. Extensive knowledge for [Area of expertise]. Juggles multiple tasks to keep assignment timelines on schedule.

Dedicated Laborer ready to help crews succeed by working hard and fast to complete [Task] and [Task]. Clearly understands and follows orders, reads technical manuals and uses hand and power tools. Excellent physical stamina with flexible schedule and [Type] license.

Dedicated [Job Title] experienced in moving materials, driving machinery and directing traffic to keep job sites operating and skilled tradesman working efficiently. Skilled in digging, backfilling and leveling earth, as well as pouring concrete, building temporary structures and assisting workers with different tasks.

Skilled general labor professional with strong [Industry] background, focuses on team collaboration and strong safety records. Diligent about supporting [Job title]s by moving and organizing materials, collecting debris and preparing equipment. Ready to use abilities to expand [Job Title] role within [Company].

Punctual [Job Title] brings diligent and energetic approach with over [Number] years of experience working within teams to complete construction projects on-time and under budget. Comfortable lifting heavy machinery and safely operating job-related equipment and tools.

Ambitious student pursuing [Area of study] degree eager to contribute developed knowledge in [Job Title] role. Skilled in [Skill] and [Skill] in [Type] settings. Adaptable and driven with strong work ethic and ability to thrive in team-based or individually motivated settings.

Results-focused [Industry] professional with strength in [Skill], [Task] and [Task]. Proactive leader with strengths in communication and collaboration. Proficient in leveraging [Area of expertise] and [Area of expertise] knowledge to promote [Result]. Adept at managing concurrent objectives to promote efficiency and influence positive outcomes.

Hardworking and reliable [Job Title] with strong ability in [Task] and [Task]. Offering [Skill], [Skill] and [Skill]. Highly organized, proactive and punctual with team-oriented mentality.

[Job Title] with talent for [Task] and [Task]. Strong knowledge of [Area of expertise] and [Area of expertise]. Communicative and team-oriented with proficiency in [Software]. Proven history of fostering [Action] to meet team, individual and management objectives.

  • Carpentry
  • Construction Estimating
  • Door Hanging
  • Plumbing
  • Remodeling
  • Trim Carpentry
  • Handyman
  • Facilities Maintenance
  • Mowing
  • Loader Operation
  • Loader Operation (2 years)
  • Tree Trimming (3 years)
  • Forklift Operator (2 years)
  • Welding (Less than 1 year)
  • Tractor-Trailer Experience (2 years)
  • Roofing (1 year)
  • Mechanic Experience (8 years)
  • Underground Pipe coating (1 year)
  • Heavy Equipment Operation
  • Snow Plowing
  • Automotive Repair
  • Lawn Care
  • Handyman
  • Facilities Maintenance
  • Customer Service
  • Maintenance
  • Equipment Repair
  • Sales Experience
  • Freight Experience
  • Drywall
  • Additional Information
  • Certificates
  • Loader operator
  • Forklift operator
  • Skid steer operator
  • Quarry miner
  • Automotive, Forklift Operator, Sales Experience
  • Carpentry, Hiring, Welding
  • Customer Service, Mechanic
  • Estimating, Plumbing
  • Project coordination
  • Safety procedures
  • Job bidding
  • Exemplary communication
  • Plumbing and electrical work
  • Heavy lifting
  • Basic welding skills
  • Safety behaviors expertise
  • Forklift driving
  • Hand tool operations
  • Materials handling
  • Standard operating procedures understanding
  • Decision-making
  • Maintenance & Repair
  • Multitasking
01/2019 to Current
General Contractor Aegion Corp Tampa, FL,
  • Started as day laborer cutting trees.
  • Winter came.
  • Boss liked my work I done on his and his rental houses.
  • Visited job sites and reviewed renovation plans to ascertain aspects of projects.
  • Decreased safety accidents by closely monitoring coworkers, [Type] tasks and construction areas.
  • Oversaw and coordinated construction for expansion of [Type] buildings.
  • Trained in plumbing, carpentry, painting, plastering, machine servicing and installation.
  • Provided industry insight to coworkers to assist work completion.
  • Cut [Type] materials into specified sizes for installation using tile cutters and power saws.
  • Controlled traffic movements near, in and around work zones.
  • Kept machinery clean, lubricated and well-maintained for optimum use.
  • Moved [Type] and [Type] materials using manual shovels and heavy equipment.
  • Completed [Type] and [Type] tasks using up-to-date construction tools and machinery.
  • Helped craft workers such as [Job title]s and [Job title]s by bringing materials, moving equipment and carrying out basic tasks.
  • Followed plans, orders and technical specifications to complete accurate work that met project specifications, codes, and quality standards.
  • Operated overhead lifts to move heavy and bulky work materials.
  • Used organizational skills to meet productivity requirements.
  • Supervised highly competent electricians, carpenters, plumbers and other tradesmen on job sites for commercial projects.
  • Recruited, supervised and directed outsourced qualified third-party contractors.
  • Collected and removed debris from work sites to maintain team productivity and minimize safety hazards.
  • Mixed, poured and spread concrete, asphalt and other materials with high accuracy to meet project requirements.
  • Assisted project planning by measuring distances and marking locations using [Type] and [Type] tools.
  • Used established signals to help equipment operators align, move and adjust machinery.
  • Identified project issues, notifying [Job title] to fast-track assistance and remediation efforts.
  • Coordinated communication between equipment operators via two-way radios and hand signals.
  • Worked closely with [Job title] and [Job title] to design effective construction schedules, maintaining customer satisfaction and meeting deadlines.
  • Erected [Type] equipment for [Type] tasks, adjusting necessary setups based on changing weather and project needs.
  • Implemented [Tool] use for [Task], decreasing project time and optimizing available equipment.
  • Assisted distribution of tools, materials and equipment to skilled workers.
  • Trained in how to complete skilled job tasks such as [Task] and [Task].
01/2017 to 01/2019
Tree Surgeon Cochran Tree Services City, STATE,
  • Maintained garden areas and landscaping greenery to enhance property appearance and plant health.
  • Reviewed design plans and instructions and completed work according to specifications.
  • Planned and coordinated jobs for [Number] workers.
  • Diagnosed plant-related problems and diseases and identified treatment to prevent further infestation.
  • Remained attentive to [Job title]'s cues to expedite work.
  • Removed and properly disposed of debris to maintain worksite safety.
  • Checked machinery and performed routine maintenance to prevent malfunction.
  • Maintained safe work site by [Action], [Action], [Action] and coordinating work from ground.
  • Trimmed shrubbery and trees to help plants produce more flowers and fruit to benefit wildlife.
  • Contributed to development, planning and completion of project initiatives.
  • Created new programs that resulted in increasing productivity and customer satisfaction.
  • Defined strategies and created a plan to achieve ambitious operational objectives.
  • Motivated and encouraged team members to communicate more openly and constructively with each other.
  • Delivered [product or service] to customer locations on time.
  • Recognized by management for providing exceptional customer service.
  • Improved operations by working with team members and customers to find workable solutions.
  • Collaborated with others to discuss new [Type] opportunities.
01/2016 to 01/2018
Loader operator/ grounds manager Hills Materials City, STATE,
  • Started as a ground man the first 8 months then got put in a loader, then at the emulsion plant, then with the welders for the winter.
  • Once they knew how well rounded I was they doubled my pay that first year.
  • Unfortunately things happened that caused me to move back to Colorado.
  • I’m very easily trained.
  • You won’t regret hiring me.
  • Organized worker schedules and supervised loading of tools and equipment on work trailers to prepare for upcoming workday.
  • Directed crew members completing landscaping tasks such as mowing, trimming, edging, weeding and pruning.
  • Communicated with managers to resolve issues needing attention on customer property.
  • Oversaw maintenance, fueling and cleaning of equipment and vehicles.
  • Trained and instructed new crew members to teach proper use of landscape equipment, maintenance practices and safety procedures.
  • Inspected completed work to maintain high-standards of finished projects.
  • Designed layouts for projects according to client budgets, desires and available space.
  • Reviewed contracts and project requirements to determine service, equipment and personnel needs.
  • Delegated daily landscaping tasks for installations, repairs and regular maintenance.
  • Sourced landscape and plant materials from local vendors to minimize delays or downtime.
  • Delegated and assisted with tasks related to landscaping, lawn cultivation and tree pruning.
Education and Training
Expected in
Kahn Academy - ,
Expected in
High school diploma:
- ,
Activities and Honors
Willing to relocate: Anywhere
Additional Information
  • XXXXXXXXX , Willing to relocate: Anywhere, Authorized to work in the US for any employer

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Kahn Academy

Job Titles Held:

  • General Contractor
  • Tree Surgeon
  • Loader operator/ grounds manager


  • High school diploma

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