general laborer resume example with 13+ years of experience

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

Hardworking General Laborer with [Number] years of experience and training in [Area of expertise]. Skilled at project management and solutions-oriented problem solving with superior multitasking and prioritization skills. Collaborative with proven [Skill] skills and ability to stick to strict deadlines. Experienced laborer with [Number] years of experience providing variety of construction-related tasks including cement mixing, framing, roofing and site clearing. Recognized consistently by supervisors for excellent safety record and attention to detail. Highly motivated general Laborer with [Number] years of experience operating heavy machinery and assisting on construction sites. Team player not afraid to step in where needed to achieve team goals. Detail-oriented General Laborer with ability to learn new things and past experience in [Type] and [Type] construction. Diligent in performing various tasks accurately, including cleaning, transporting materials and maintaining [Type] equipment. [Area of certification] and [Area of certification] certified. Precise [Job Title] with stellar customer service ethic and [Number] years of experience in wide variety of physical labor roles. Robust worker comfortable lifting heavy objects of up to [Number] pounds. Strong communicator with skills in operating [Type] and [Type] equipment for [Type] projects. Skilled Construction Worker with strong track record of success in maintenance, repair and general labor. Multitasks and works effectively in fast-paced, high-volume environments. Flexible work and shift schedule with expertise operating basic hand and power tools. Excellent work performance in individual and team roles combined with superior attendance record.

  • Carpentry
  • New construction and renovation
  • Commercial construction
  • Construction project completion
  • Landscaping
  • Job site preparation
  • Plumbing
  • Preventive and reparative maintenance
  • Safety and compliance
  • General tool knowledge
  • Organization
  • Electrical installation and repair
  • Problem-solving
  • Tool and equipment maintenance
  • Material transportation
  • Drywalling
  • Self-motivated
  • Roofing
  • Door installation
  • Project estimation and bidding
  • Debris and trash removal
  • Residential construction
Work History
01/2014 to Current
General Laborer Mcgrath Rentcorp Tulsa, OK,
  • Measured dimensions of finished workpieces for conformance to specifications, using precision measuring instruments, templates and fixtures.
  • Maintained and repaired facilities, equipment and tools to achieve operational readiness, safety and cleanliness.
  • Solved and identified any complex issues that impacted management.
  • Generated daily productivity records and assisted senior leadership during executive decision-making processes.
  • Diminished workflow gaps by maintaining welded frame and steady material flow through production lines.
  • Operated forklift to load and unload materials and equipment on trucks.
  • Handled supply and equipment inventories and distribution for workers.
  • Cleaned job site after each shift.
  • Used measuring tools such as gauges and tape measure to identify conforming parts during production.
  • Participated in safety seminars.
01/2013 to 12/2013
Sander Boyd Corporation Woburn, MA,
  • Applied chemical solutions and used polishing machines to clean all installation surfaces, equipment, tools, work sites and storage areas.
  • Followed company procedures to maintain work environment in neat and orderly condition.
  • Provided accurate measurements and estimates for all projects.
  • Operated wide variety of equipment including power saws, sanders, grinders, cranes drill press, forklift and basic hand tools.
  • Calibrated floor sanding machines.
  • Finished flooring by leveling, sanding and inspecting.
  • Maintained and repaired [Tool/Machine] for use on [Material] according to client wishes.
  • Leveled floors and installations using [Tool].
  • Loaded and unloaded building materials used for construction.
  • Sanded materials to develop flush and professional finish.
  • Reviewed work orders to accurately prepare inventories of materials, equipment and tools.
  • Efficiently met over [Number] deadlines under weather and time constraints.
  • Used nail guns, saws and grinders safely and without incident for [Number] [Timeframe].
  • Maintained detailed daily work records to accurately determine final costs for customers and supervisors.
  • Designed cleaning and organization systems for job sites to successfully go [Number] days without accidents.
  • Accurately and safely installed wall, roof and floor structures according to blueprints, customer requests and available inventories.
  • Cut, measured and shaped wood using [Tool] after inspecting blueprints, build areas and work orders.
  • Worked on [Number] homes from start to finish over [Timeframe] and completed [Number] projects.
  • Examined wood, work areas and supplies for defects and damage prior to completing projects to determine accurate timelines and prices of projects.
01/2008 to 01/2013
Floor Sander Burleson Hardwood City, STATE,
  • Used [Tool] and [Tool] to provide accurate measurements and estimates for projects.
  • Took measurements and studied floor sketches to calculate area to be floored and amount of materials needed.
  • Maintained excellent communication, cleanliness and safety standards on work sites and projects, boosting customer satisfaction ratings [Number]%.
  • Worked with [Type] customers to understand needs and provide [Type] service.
  • Participated in meetings to discuss new [Type] opportunities.
  • Developed team communications and information for [Type] meetings.
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
  • Handled [Number] calls per [Timeframe] to address customer inquiries and concerns.
Expected in 05/1985 to to
High School Diploma:
Ft Davis High - Ft DAVIS TX,

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School Attended

  • Ft Davis High

Job Titles Held:

  • General Laborer
  • Sander
  • Floor Sander


  • High School Diploma

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