Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -

Licensed General Contractor and New Home Builder proudly offering over 23 years of construction experience and product knowledge used to deliver projects that exceed expectations while coming in on budget. An enthusiastic individual with a strong knowledge of construction protocols and standards. Composed and driven with great communication skills. Smart leader well-trained to work effectively with a range of different personalities while ensuring that deadlines and expectations for residential projects are met. An energetic General Contractor with exceptional carpentry talents and always willing to ensure that all work complies with the appropriate codes. 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.

  • Safety procedures
  • Subcontractor management
  • Project scope assessment
  • Project coordination
  • Job bidding
  • Exemplary communication
  • Materials handling
  • Standard operating procedures understanding
  • Decision-making
  • Planning
  • Reliable and trustworthy
  • Analytical
  • Friendly, positive attitude
03/2013 to Current
General Contractor Aegion Corp Houston, TX,
  • Meet with potential clients to establish their wants and needs regarding projects.
  • Work with architect to establish design plans for clients providing extensive construction knowledge and experience with Township requirements to establish a plan, estimate, and ultimately contract with client to build or remodel their projects.
  • Specializing in Historic remodeling, working closely with Historic Preservation Commission.
  • Establish scopes of work, budgets and construction timelines to manage effective project planning.
  • Cost savings initiatives, reviewing and qualifying competitive subcontractor bids prior to contract execution.
  • Review invoices submitted by contractors and approved payments based on acceptable work products and labor.
  • Manage projects for Residential clients with budgets in excess of $1,000,000 and supervise labor, timelines, and materials.
  • Schedule subcontractors and employees ensuring that each shift has adequate coverage so that jobs can be completed efficiently and on time.
  • Leverage trends in the industry to shape solutions and business approaches and provide the best client services.
  • Order supplies and control inventory to maintain budget constraints.
  • Monitor overall safety by regularly inspecting job sites and confirming that all personnel, including subcontractors, observe protocols and standards.
  • Initiate process improvements, spearheading strategies to boost revenue by acquiring new residential customers and construction partners.
  • Visit job sites and review renovation plans to ascertain every aspect of our projects are being completed as contracted.
  • Save money by managing cost-effective supplier purchases.
  • Recruit, supervise and direct outsourced qualified third-party contractors.
  • Save money by minimizing waste and overseeing cost-effective supplier purchases.
  • Supervise highly competent electricians, carpenters, plumbers and other tradesmen on job sites for all projects.
  • Use organizational skills to meet productivity requirements.
  • Maintained clean, safe working environment by removing waste from job site prior to shift completion.
  • Follow plans, orders and technical specifications to complete accurate work that meets project specifications, codes, and quality standards.
  • Works closely with Architects and Building Officials to design effective construction schedules, maintain customer satisfaction and meet deadlines and inspection requirements.
  • Provided industry insight to coworkers to assist work completion.
  • Read and understood specifications, drawings and blueprints to complete accurate, high-quality work and provide accurate estimates for clients.
01/2005 to 01/2013
Project Manager Team Leader Fedex Delanco, NJ,
  • Forecasted, scheduled and monitored project timelines, personnel performance and cost efficiency .
  • Orchestrated project schedules by outlining incremental milestones.
  • Collaborated with architects and subcontractors to draft project schedules and plans.
  • Generated reports to assess performance and make adjustments.
  • Followed the best industry practices, company policies and company standards with each assignment.
  • Outperformed industry expectations by applying Organizational expertise and Construction knowledge.
  • Remained calm and professional in stressful circumstances and when dealing with unhappy customers, effectively diffusing situations.
  • Improved productivity initiatives, coordinating itinerary and scheduling client appointments.
  • Assessed, optimized and elevated operations to target current and expected demands.
  • Addressed internal and customer-related issues each day and affected strategic resolutions.
  • Extended existing customer relationships through extensive communication and tried-and-true marketing strategies.
  • Directed schedule of weekly projects and anticipated timelines for milestones and completion dates.
01/1999 to 01/2005
Construction Laborer Toll Brothers Inc. Houston, TX,
  • Assisted electrical, plumbing and carpentry teams by completing basic and semi-skilled work.
  • Met company and OSHA safety guidelines for work site operations to minimize worker risk.
  • Provided industry insight to coworkers to assist work completion.
  • Measured and marked openings and distances to prepare sites for [Job title] work.
  • Contributed to successful completion of [Type] project with $[Amount] budget.
  • Read and understood specifications, drawings and blueprints to complete accurate, high-quality work.
  • Organized and maintained tools and equipment to enhance work efficiency.
  • Collected and removed debris from work sites to maintain team productivity and minimize safety hazards.
Education and Training
Expected in 06/1993
High School Diploma:
Howell High School - Farmingdale, NJ
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Licenced NJ Home Remodeler

Licenced NJ New Home Builder

OSHA Safety courses complete

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  • Howell High School

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  • Project Manager Team Leader
  • Construction Laborer


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