general laborer resume example with 14+ years of experience

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

Skilled worker with proven ability to perform variety of tasks, including maintenance, customer service, repair and special projects. Multitasks and works independently and within teams in fast-paced, high-volume environments. Flexible work and shift schedule. Skilled in operating basic hand tools. Excellent work performance and attendance record.

  • Inspect, measure, or test completed metal work pieces to ensure conformance to specifications,
  • Using measuring and testing devices.
  • Assemble, align, and clamp work pieces into holding fixtures to bond, heat-treat, or solder
  • Fabricated metal components.
  • Set dials and timing controls to regulate electrical current, gas low pressure, heating or cooling
  • Cycles, or shut-off.
  • Prepare metal, using hand-operated equipment, such as grinders, cutters, or drills.
  • Select torch tips, alloys, flux, coil, tubing, or wire, according to metal types or thicknesses, data
  • Charts, or records.
  • Devise or build fixtures or jigs used to hold parts in place during welding, brazing, or soldering.
  • Plan/establish work schedules, assignments, and production sequences to meet production
  • Goals.
  • Keep records of employees' attendance and hours worked.
  • Read and analyze charts, work orders, production schedules, and other records and reports to
  • Determine production requirements and to evaluate current production estimates and outputs.
  • Calculate labor and equipment requirements and production specifications.
  • Recommend or execute personnel actions, such as hiring, evaluations, or promotions.
  • Use hand tools, such as shovels, rakes, pruning saws, saws, hedge or brush trimmers, chain
  • Saws or axes.
  • Operate vehicles or powered equipment, such as mowers, tractors, twin-axle vehicles, snow
  • Blowers, chain-saws, electric clippers, sod cutters, or pruning saws.
  • Mix and spray or spread fertilizers, herbicides, or insecticides onto grass, shrubs, or trees, using
  • Hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders.
  • Provide proper upkeep of residential and commercial properties.
  • Maintain irrigation systems, including winterizing the systems and starting them up in spring.
  • Attach wires from planted trees to support stakes.
  • Plant seeds, bulbs, foliage, lowering plants, grass, ground covers, trees, or shrubs and apply
  • Mulch for protection, using gardening tools.
  • Charts, Solder
  • Com, Soldering
  • Fertilizers, Welding
  • Grinders
  • Hand tools
  • Inspect
  • Irrigation
  • General tool knowledge
  • Heavy equipment operation
  • Safety and compliance
  • Dry walling
  • Tool and equipment maintenance
  • Problem-solving
  • Landscaping
  • Self-motivated
Work History
General Laborer, 08/2019 to Current
Louisiana Machinery CompanyBaton Rouge, LA,
  • Compared work order information with and batch numbers to pick correct items.
  • Assisted team members with tasks that require group effort.
  • Carefully cut PVC and steel according to specifications, which in turn reduced wasteful spending.
  • Cleaned job site after each shift.
  • Prepared job sites to ensure safety and efficiency.
TrugreenTroutville, VA,
  • Dismantled machinery to access, remove and replace worn components and keep production within optimal tolerances.
  • Maximized productivity by keeping detailed production records and identifying hold-ups.
  • Assessed equipment after each production run, performing preventive maintenance to keep machines running smoothly.
  • Maintained equipment performance by completing routine maintenance actions such as lubricating and cleaning components.
  • Set up and operated various machine tools and jigs to produce precision parts, maintaining awareness of approximate job completion times.
  • Maintained good maintenance practices on machines and within work area, complying with company and OSHA safety rules and regulations.
  • Identified malfunctions or failures by routinely monitoring and analyzing equipment operations.
  • Read and interpreted blueprints and schematics for work to be performed.
  • Operated heavy duty lathes, boring machines and mills, planers, shapers and grinders.
  • Set appropriate stops and guides to specified lengths as indicated by scale, rule or template.
  • Tended operating machinery to identify equipment malfunctions and locate sources of product defects.
  • Followed technical documentation, including tooling instructions and product specifications to determine and implement operational sequences.
  • Updated daily production logs with timely and accurate information, regularly informing management of special incidents or non-conformance issues.
LAWN MAINTENANCE, 01/1999 to 01/2007
Bohn CitationCity, STATE,
  • Mark Walls Building & Maintenance - Pleasant Lake, Indiana 2006
  • Followed planned landscaping designs to determine locations for sod, sown grass, flowers and foliage.
  • Mixed and sprayed fertilizers, herbicides and insecticides onto shrubs, trees and grass to maintain soil fertility and defend against weeds and insects.
  • Used shears, pruners and chainsaws to prune and trim hedges and shrubs.
  • Maintained routine landscaping schedules to boost lawn health and keep facilities neat and well-groomed.
  • Cared for lawns by mulching, aerating, wedding, grubbing and trimming and edging around walks, walls and flower beds.
  • Trimmed greenery, shrubs and hedges to maintain uniform appearance.
  • Completed all timesheets and proper paperwork on time and accurately to maintain up-to-date files.
  • Reviewed plans and designs to ensure all grounds work was performed to specifications.
  • Removed overgrowth, hazards and debris from common pathways to improve usability.
  • Carried out preventive maintenance by checking sprinkler spray angles and testing performance of digital controllers.
  • Maintained grounds including trimming, weeding and general clean-up.
  • Diagnosed problems with equipment and performed regular maintenance to keep equipment functional.
HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA: , Expected in to Bryan High School - Bryan, OH,
Obtained Certificate in Auto Body: Autobody Technology, Expected in to Four County Career Center - Archbold, OH

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School Attended

  • Bryan High School
  • Four County Career Center

Job Titles Held:

  • General Laborer


  • Obtained Certificate in Auto Body

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