journeyman carpenter resume example with 10+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Dedicated Carpenter with six years of experience in carpentry and construction. Skilled at taking on multiple projects at once. Successful at providing clients with both technical skill and creative insight. Ambitious and focused on completing projects on time and exceeding client expectations. Team-oriented individual highly skilled in blueprint reading and commercial carpentry.

Performs detail-oriented and precise work with every job. Focused on outperforming customer expectations while accomplishing timeline demands.

  • Carpenter Assistance
  • Detail Work
  • Interpreting Blueprints
  • Demolition and Cleanup
  • Precision and Accuracy
  • Maintenance and Repair
  • Work Assignments
  • Structure Assembly
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Work History
Journeyman Carpenter, 01/2018 - Current
Granite Construction Inc Everett, WA, San Leandro
  • Observed all OSHA and corporate safety regulations and procedures to maintain a safe and clean work area.
  • Communicated effectively with customers and team members concerning quality standards, deadlines and customer requests.
  • Identified obstacles and used independent judgment to make decisions and solve problems.
  • Illustrated commitment to high standards of quality, accuracy and service.
  • Checked measurements and completed accurate cuts to prevent materials waste and maintain cost controls.
  • Supervised three apprentices and offered specific recommendations to improve work quality.
  • Completed installations of building structures, trim, flooring and cabinetry.
  • Read and interpreted blueprints, sketches and specifications to understand jobs.
  • Effectively used nails, screws, pneumatic nailing systems, concrete anchors, powder-actuated fasteners and framing connectors.
  • Followed established safety guidelines while removing broken glass prior to glass replacement.
  • Fabricated and installed required hardware and moldings for glass installations.
  • Organized project work by reading blueprints and assessing job specifications to determine optimal plans.
  • Loaded and arranged glass and mirrors onto delivery trucks using suction cups to secure materials during crane transfer.
  • Measured areas in need of glass installations and identified best product solution for each specific job.
Forklift Operator, 08/2016 - 01/2018
American Crystal Sugar Company Moorhead, MN, Hayward, CA
  • Unloaded and stacked materials by raising and lowering lifting devices.
  • Unloaded materials and goods at designated locations for best project availability.
  • Transported goods between warehouse locations according to shipment and storage needs.
  • Coordinated with other lift truck drivers and production personnel to process orders efficiently.
  • Maneuvered forklift safely in congested and confined areas.
  • Boosted team performance by moving materials with forklifts, cranes and other equipment.
  • Inspected equipment for defects and performed repairs or maintenance tasks.
  • Manually counted Number of picked and packaged orders for any loss.
  • Packed items into appropriate containers for shipment.
  • Communicated with floor managers to determine merchandise placement.
Warehouse Lead, 12/2013 - 08/2016
Cargill, Inc. Camp Hill, PA, Patterson, CA
  • Trained employees on equipment operation and safety protocols.
  • Oversaw daily operations and shipping and handling processes.
  • Oversaw warehouse staff and maintained efficiency in fast-paced environment.
  • Recorded information, shortages and discrepancies to keep records current and accurate.
  • Managed day-to-day operations of warehouse, freight and parcel shipments, returns and transfers.
  • Loaded, unloaded and sorted cargo as part of accurate and efficient weekly shipments.
  • Promoted safety policies and practices among personnel, enforcing appropriate handling and use of equipment and products.
  • Maintained top performance standards while working in hot warehouse environment.
  • Collaborated with management to implement new initiatives and policies and achieve benchmarks for production, quality and safety.
  • Handled fright and parcel shipment schedules, return and transfer processes and oversight of daily warehouse operations.
  • Cleaned and maintained warehouse in compliance with OSHA safety standards.
  • Boosted warehouse operations performance by overseeing dispatching and setting optimal employee schedules.
Cylinder Handler , 06/2010 - 10/2011
Praxair, Inc. Theodore, AL, Fremont, CA
  • Operated forklift and pallet jack equipment in safe ways.
  • Filled out documentation for each shift on time and with accuracy.
  • Completed visual inspections of cylinders to check quality against standards.
  • Prepared and completed over 350 cylinders a day
  • Monitored equipment gauges and displays for proper operation.
  • Learned new skills and applied to daily tasks to improve efficiency and productivity.
Certificate : Carpentry, Expected in 07/2017
Drywall Lathing Apprenticeship - Hayward, CA,
Status -
  • 1202- Introduction to Office Modular Systems Installation
  • 1203- Tools and Equipment Application
  • 1204- Print Reading - Measurement and Layout
  • 1205- Modular System Construction and Quality Control 1
  • OSHA 10 Construction (CITF)
  • Smart Mark (CITF)
Certificate : Automotive Mechanics, Expected in 06/2013
Modesto Technical College - Modesto, CA,
Status -
  • Alignment Geometry one
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2010
Mandela High School - Oakland, CA,
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  • Elected Captain of Football Team
  • Professional development completed in Graphic design

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School Attended

  • Drywall Lathing Apprenticeship
  • Modesto Technical College
  • Mandela High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Journeyman Carpenter
  • Forklift Operator
  • Warehouse Lead
  • Cylinder Handler


  • Certificate
  • Certificate
  • High School Diploma

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