Working as a laborer most of my life has motivated me to learn new trades and skills. I am a reliable worker with strong mechanical aptitude and a willingness to learn. I have a firm desire to become a Chemical Engineer and work in the cement and concrete industry. I will out work any other worker while being safe and productive. I am an ambitious worker with more than five years in construction and engineering. I thrive in fast-paced environments in which deadlines are the priority and multi-tasking is the norm.
Exceptional organizational skills
Microsoft applications skills
Extremely quick learner
Good communication skills
Proficiency at reading blueprints
Valuable hard worker
Engineering/project management experience
Strong mechanical aptitude
Strong mechanical skills
08/2011 to 12/2011
House FramerBraun Construction – Cedar City, UT
Installed drywall, ceilings, trim and fabricated replacement trim and moldings.
Aligned and squared frames and forms for installation.
Built and hung custom doors and frames.
Constructed residential decks, carports, garages and sunrooms.
Constructed safety provisions, including scaffolding, gang ladders, perimeter railings, fall protection and temporary covers.
Installed interior finish items, including wall protection, doors and hardware, toilet accessories, cubicle curtain tracks and TV brackets.
Followed established job site safety regulations and maintained a safe and clean work area.
Operated electric cordless and hammer drills and cutting torches.
Set and built form systems and set embeds.
Planned and executed work with the proper tools and materials to maximize efficiency.
Read and interpreted blueprints and construction documents to determine project directives.
Planned projects by identifying necessary equipment, tools needed, accurate take offs and required assistance.
Properly poured, set and cured concrete.
Specialized in foundations, framing and finish carpentry.
06/2008 to Current
Draftsman Midwestern Fabricators – Salt Lake City, UT
Reviewed project goals and objectives with the project manager and design team.
Created, printed and modified drawings in AutoCAD.
Mentored less experienced Draftsmen and trained.
Recommended minor adaptations and modifications to complete working drawing sets.
Created new and innovative approaches to problems and discussed them with project managers and engineers.
Consulted with clients such as project managers, general contractors, and other engineers.
01/2000 to 09/2007
LaborerBar W Ranch – Morgan, UT
Operated Tractors and other big equipment for farming purposes.
Responded to both hand and verbal instructions.
Laid pipe, repaired eroded pipe and created slew ponds.
Consistently assumed additional responsibilities and worked extended hours to meet project deadlines.
Monitored inventory and reported items to be restocked for each job.
Installed waterworks, locks and dams.
Monitored timelines and flagged potential issues to be addressed.
Communicated operational issues and changes to supervisor on regular basis.
Responsible for wide variety of duties including, irrigation via sprinkler pipe; cutting, raking, and bailing of alfalfa hay; lead a team of 4 people; and repaired and built fences.
Associate of Applied Science: Integrated Engineering Southern Utah University - Cedar City, UT
Associate of Applied Science: Chemical Engineering Weber State University - Ogden, UT
High School Diploma: Morgan High School - Morgan, UT