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

Accomplished Union Carpenter offering 22+ years of expertise in building, remodeling and repairing structures to outstanding new position. Educated and practiced in wide range of construction methods, practices, equipment and tools. Communication-driven in working with crew and supervisors to provide quality rough carpentry projects and explain details helpful for finish carpentry workers.


-Married 14 years

-1 Daughter in College

-2 boys in middle school

-moved them all in to my dream house 7 years ago

  • Special Projects
  • Technical Sketches
  • Carpentry and Woodworking
  • Carpenter's Levels
  • Residential and Commercial Renovations
  • Crew Management
  • Materials Ordering
  • Project Estimation
  • Material Prepping
  • Maintaining Clean Work Areas
  • Interpreting Blueprints
  • Commercial Projects
  • Hand and Power Tool Operation
  • Hardware Installation
  • Demolition and Cleanup
  • Precision and Accuracy
  • Drywall Finishing
  • Strong Analytical Skills
  • Connector Installation
  • Scaffolding Construction
  • Training Junior Team Members
  • Panel Building
  • Scheduled Services
  • Hammer Drills
  • Carpenter Assistance
  • Bathroom Remodeling
  • Construction Management
  • Deck Construction
  • Forming and Pouring
  • Project Estimation and Bidding
  • OSHA Safety Guidelines
  • Commercial Installation
  • Master Carpentry Certification
  • Speed Square
  • Scaffold Erection
  • Stud Framing
  • Cost Savings
  • Local Codes Compliance
  • Siding and Trim
  • Remodeling Project Management
  • Lumber Cutting
  • Furniture Making
  • Project Layout
  • Insulation Installation
  • Contractual Obligations
  • Surface Sanding
  • Interior Trimming
  • Home Renovation
  • Equipment Rigging
  • Woodwork Restoration
  • Client Billing
  • Cabinetry
  • Job Specifications
  • Construction Carpentry
  • Site Measuring and Marking
  • Safe Operating Procedures
  • Job Site Supervision
  • Hiring and Onboarding
  • Equipment Safety Verification
  • Worker Supervision
  • Miter Saws
  • Company Safety Policies
  • Work Site Preparation
  • Safety Protocols Awareness
  • Accident Reporting
  • Subcontractor Compliance
  • Project Supervision
  • Crew Safety Meetings
  • Project Leadership
  • Scaffolding Erecting
  • Employee Timesheet Processing
  • Weight Limits
  • PPE Gear
  • Self Control and Integrity
  • Lay Out Determinations
  • Presentation Delivery
  • Physical Strength and Stamina
Work History
08/2004 to Current Journeyman Carpenter Ati Metals | Albany, OR,

Through my career as Union Carpenter I worked for multiple General Contractors and Sub Contractors all over Philadelphia and surrounding Counties. I helped in completion of Citizens Bank Park, Lincoln Financial, Union Soccer Stadium, Parx Casino, Ritz Carlton Residents. I worked on Charter Schools, Hospitals, Highrises etc. During my time in, I spent my career with Allspec, Philly D and M, Dale Construction., KCCI, Riff group, Blaze and Clemens. I have recorded over 27,000 hours on the jobsites. Learned everything and more. Gained much confidence and skill in my time.

12/2016 to 05/2022 Carpenter Foreman /Superintendent Ati Metals | Cudahy, WI,
  • Inspected work performed by carpentry crews to check completion of job specifications.
  • Supervised teams of up to 20+ employees, answering questions and providing feedback on work progress.
  • Coordinated movement of materials and equipment to job sites, verifying supply readiness prior to project start.
  • Observed all OSHA and corporate safety regulations and procedures to prevent mishaps and injuries on job sites.
  • Kept accurate records of materials used, employee timesheets, client issues and accident reports.
  • Reviewed and approved time and attendance records of carpentry crews.
  • Maintained contact with lumber companies and hardware dealers for material pricing.
  • Oversaw daily operations at site, keeping team production moving at optimal pace.
  • Calculated materials and labor required to complete jobs on-schedule and prepared estimates.
  • Sourced suppliers and purchased necessary materials for work.
  • Managed safety and security of location to prevent intrusion, criminal activity, vandalism and injuries to workers.
  • Administered budget, tracked expenses and documented changes.
09/2013 to 12/2016 Journeyman Carpenter Cleveland Construction-Interiors | Jessup, MD,
  • Read and interpreted blueprints, sketches and specifications to understand job.
  • Observed all OSHA and corporate safety regulations and procedures.
  • Coordinated movement of materials and equipment to job sites.
  • Installed and repaired woodwork, millwork and cabinetry.
  • Gained valuable education in residential and commercial building codes.
  • Supervised apprentices and offered specific recommendations to improve work quality.
  • Followed established job site safety regulations and maintained safe and clean work area.
  • 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.
  • Specialized in foundations, framing and finish carpentry.
  • Organized project work by reading blueprints and assessing job specifications to determine optimal plans.
  • Shaped or cut materials to specified measurements using hand tools, machines and power saws.
  • Installed drywall, ceilings, trim and fabricated replacement trim and moldings.
  • Effectively used nails, screws, pneumatic nailing systems, concrete anchors, powder-actuated fasteners and framing connectors.
  • Completed tasks according to technical document requirements and specifications to work with accuracy.
  • Safely operated electric cordless and hammer drills and cutting torches.
  • Assembled durable, high-quality structures by working with forming systems, hand tools and range of equipment.
  • Facilitated harmonious working relationships with crew members to prevent problems and conflicts.
  • Installed interior doors and hardware, accessories, cubicle curtain tracks and TV brackets.
  • Aligned and squared frames and forms for installation.
  • Cut and installed insulation for residential and commercial buildings.
  • Fabricated custom furniture, shelving and cabinets and installed in specified locations.
  • Built structures using precast concrete and hand-poured concrete forms.
  • Constructed custom built designs according to specifications.
  • Reduced materials waste by taking accurate measurements.
  • Repaired and remodeled wood, iron, chain link and vinyl fencing.
08/2000 to 04/2004 Carpenter Apprentice M K Installations | City, STATE,
  • Assisted with movement of materials and equipment to job sites.
  • Kept job site cleaned up properly and all debris disposed of in respective containers.
  • Interpreted specifications and construction drawings to understand tasks necessary to complete each job.
  • Observed all OSHA and corporate safety regulations and procedures.
  • Worked with master carpenters to install decks for both residential and commercial customers.
  • Followed established job site safety regulations and maintained safe and clean work area.
  • Checked measurements and completed accurate cuts to prevent materials waste and maintain cost controls.
Expected in 04/2004 Journeyman Carpenter | Geometry, Blueprints, Shop, Osha 10, Scaffolding, Union Carpenters Apprenticeship Training Program, Philadelphia, PA, GPA:
Expected in 06/1999 High School Diploma | Archbishop Ryan Highschool, Philadelphia, PA, GPA:

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