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general contractor resume example with 16+ years of experience

Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

A factotum Carpenter offering more than 20 years of experience dedicated to providing high-quality construction services to discerning clients. Versatile and Knowledgeable in construction protocols and standards successfully landing projects that exceed client expectations and meet budgetary constraints. Considered a top notch professional with exceptional composure. Offering first-rate construction management and field supervision expertise. Skillful in working with architects, inspectors, designers and subcontractors to accomplish high-quality project work. Reliable General Contractor with a commitment to safety and experienced in residential renovations. An energetic professional leading the successful completion and observing tight deadlines. Ready to apply great carpentry and plumbing skills in a new role with a great company. Knowledgeable individual skilled in multiple trades, including electrical, plumbing and carpentry. Successful General Contractor successful working with various personalities and meeting very tight deadlines on variety of commercial and residential projects. Talented Contractor versed in budget administration, project management, and team leadership. Familiar with l Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals.

Skills
  • Decision Making
  • Problem Solving
  • Site Delay Investigation
  • Client Relations
  • Project Estimation
  • Construction Scheduling
  • Detail Focused
  • Energetic and Positive
  • Layout Development
  • Site Management
Education
Skyline High School Longmont, CO Expected in 06/2001 GED : - GPA :
Work History
Aegion Corp - General Contractor
Romeoville, IL, 03/2021 - Current
  • Kept site work safe and in line with budget, schedule and applicable building codes.
  • Hired and oversaw subcontractors to meet project needs.
  • Maintained optimal cost controls by making affordable supplier purchases and negotiating lower prices.
  • Assessed [Type] project plans, spoke with clients or designers and visited job site to better understand project scope and client desires.
  • Implemented changes requested by designers, owners or inspectors to conform to specifications or updated demands.
  • Reduced costs by [Number]% by carefully managing resources.
  • Improved operations and boosted profits by streamlining procedures, controlling waste and bringing in new clients.
  • Monitored supply levels and identified cost-effective materials to reduce project expenses.
  • Performed regular job site observations to provide direction for general contractor personnel and subcontractor laborers.
  • Scheduled utility service providers according to project timelines.
  • Promoted compliant practices and established well coordinated strategies and procures to reduce risks.
  • Coordinated with site personnel, clients and local government officials to achieve on-time project delivery.
  • Cut trees and placed felling wedges in strategic locations to achieve desired felling results.
  • Moved logs onto trucks or crane hoists for movement to processing destinations based on factors such as size, cut and usability of cut pieces.
  • Reviewed tree heights and locations to establish clear and efficient plans for felling operations.
  • Appraised trees for characteristics, such as twist, rot and heavy limb growth to control fall direction with least damage amount.
  • Sawed back-cuts to leave sufficient sound wood to control fall direction.
  • Demonstrated respect, friendliness and willingness to help wherever needed.
  • Quickly learned new skills and applied them to daily tasks, improving efficiency and productivity.
  • Developed and maintained courteous and effective working relationships.
  • Offered friendly and efficient service to customers, handled challenging situations with ease.
  • Used critical thinking to break down problems, evaluate solutions and make decisions.
  • Used chainsaws, hand saws and extended saws to assist in creation of customer visions.
  • Loaded and unloaded trucks and trailers.
  • Removed and disposed of undesirable and dead limbs.
  • Used ladders, ropes, harnesses and other protective equipment to climb trees and to identify arboricultural pathology concerns.
  • Processed and split firewood using axes and [Equipment].
  • Applied protective sealants to trees with unsealed or vulnerable surfaces.
  • Identified plant diseases and researched methods for mitigation.
Baker Roofing - Frame Carpenter
Chattanooga, TN, 12/2017 - 03/2021
  • Customized, designed and built furniture such as bookshelves, cabinets and sheds, wishing wells.
  • Accurately reviewed blueprints for safe installation safely installed wall, roof and floor structures according to blueprints, customer requests and available inventories.
  • Used nail guns, saws and grinders safely and without incident for [Number] [Timeframe].
  • Cut, measured and shaped wood using [Tool] after inspecting blueprints, build areas and work orders.
  • Examined wood, work areas and supplies for defects and damage prior to completing projects to determine accurate timelines and prices of projects.
  • Planned and executed work with proper tools and materials to maximize productivity.
  • Completed installations of building structures, trim, flooring and cabinetry.
  • Checked measurements and completed accurate cuts to prevent materials waste and maintain cost controls.
  • Managed over 50 customer calls per day.' or, "Increased sales by 10%".
  • Followed established job site safety regulations and maintained safety while working on roof interest at Military base and clean work area.
  • Completed precise joining and high-quality finish work by properly anchoring and bracing structures.
  • Safely operated electric cordless and hammer drills and cutting torches.
  • Installed interior doors and hardware, accessories, cubicle curtain tracks and TV brackets.
  • Framed, remodeled and finished work on both wood and metal structures.
  • Operated variety of hand and power tools to complete daily duties.
  • Demolished and disposed of structures and materials.
  • Oversaw daily operations at site, keeping team production moving at optimal pace.
  • Accurately and safely installed wall, roof and floor structures according to blueprints, customer requests and available inventories.
  • Designed cleaning and organization systems for job sites to successfully go [Number] days without accidents
Housley Communications - Roofing Laborer
Hutto, TX, 01/2014 - 11/2017
  • Removed old roofing material and properly disposed of all debris to maintain clean, organized work sites.
  • Performed job duties at low, medium and advanced heights on regular basis while observing safety protocols to avoid possibility of accidents and falls.
  • Precisely cut felt, shingles and strips of flashing to fit angles formed by walls, vents and intersecting roof surfaces.
  • Completed residential and commercial projects with tight schedules by working effectively with fellow team members.
  • Inspected roofs and identified deficiencies for repair cost estimation.
  • Installed high-quality roofing systems, paying careful attention to hazards and other safety concerns.
  • Managed inventory of roofing supplies and materials.
  • Trained and oversaw individuals in roofing system installations.
  • Managed over 50 customer calls per day.' or, "Increased sales by 10%".
  • Effectively communicated with clients in person and through phone and email.
  • Coordinated safety and construction equipment orders with purchasing manager.
  • Restored roofing on [Number]-year-old building, seamlessly integrating modern materials into antique look.
  • Checked measurements and completed accurate cuts to prevent materials waste and maintain cost controls.
  • Followed established job site safety regulations and maintained safe and clean work area.
  • Completed installations of building structures, trim, flooring and cabinetry.
  • Led garages, residential homes and addition projects to completion.
  • Completed precise joining and high-quality finish work by properly anchoring and bracing structures.
  • Built and hung custom doors and frames.
  • Installed drywall, ceilings, trim and fabricated replacement trim and moldings.
  • Aligned and squared frames and forms for installation.
  • Managed over 50 customer calls per day.' or, "Increased sales by 10%".
Silda Co - Construction Supervisor
City, STATE, 04/2005 - 12/2013
  • Supervised field crews to maximize quality and work efficiency.
  • Collaborated with management and fellow supervisors to organize operations and achieve demanding schedule targets.
  • Complied with safety protocols and enforced proper equipment and material usage.
  • Delegated assignments based on plans, project needs and knowledge of individual team members.
  • Maintained safe practices and operated within budget constraints by training construction workers on best practices and established protocols.
  • Evaluated team member strengths and assigned tasks based upon expertise and background.
  • Supervised job site employees and subcontractors across [Number] trades.
  • Worked on high-rise commercial and residential buildings for new construction, rehabilitation and maintenance projects.
  • Coordinated construction planning, material resources and staff scheduling to achieve on-time, under-budget completion for [Number] profitable projects valued at $[Amount] in total
  • Eliminated project lags by inspecting work-in-progress, tracking lead times and testing work to achieve quality control specifications.
  • Coordinated construction planning, material resources and staff scheduling to achieve on-time, under-budget completion for [Number] profitable projects valued at $[Amount] in total.
  • Asserted control over material usage and contractor man-hours to keep projects in line with budgetary restrictions.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Skyline High School

Job Titles Held:

  • General Contractor
  • Frame Carpenter
  • Roofing Laborer
  • Construction Supervisor

Degrees

  • GED

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