journeyman carpenter resume example with 9+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105

Enthusiastic Journeyman Carpenter offering two years of experience in plastic laminate, drywall hanging and trim. Sharp and highly trained with a desire to work for a construction organization.

Experienced Journeyman Carpenter offering well-developed skills in managing teams, framing and wiring. Pursuing a position in a busy organization where a qualified individual with an understanding of restoration services is highly sought.

Trained Journeyman Carpenter with well-established knowledge of masonry, woodworking and repair work. Exemplary attention to detail and craftsmanship. Trained in power tool equipment use.

Complete high-quality carpentry work every time with precise and detail-oriented approaches. Driven to exceed customer expectations while meeting all budget and schedule requirements. Regularly lead helpers and instruct less experienced professionals in basic and advanced techniques.

Enthusiastic individual with superior skills in working in both team-based and independent capacities. Bringing strong work ethic and excellent organizational skills to any setting. Excited to begin new challenge with successful team.

  • Waxed flooring
  • Material prepping
  • Carpentry
  • Experienced with Saws, Power tools
  • Organization
  • Planning and Coordination
  • Stock Rotation
  • Inventory management
  • Equipment Operation
  • Forklift Operation
  • Installation work
  • Painting
  • Wiring
  • Trimmed seams
  • Drywall installation
Education and Training
Lake Land College Mattoon, IL Expected in 2020 Certificate of Construction Occupations 1 : - GPA :

748 hours completed

Carpentry Certificate, graduated with honors

Rentokil Initial - Journeyman Carpenter
Fort Worth, TX, 09/2019 - 02/2020
  • Read and interpreted specifications, diagrams and blueprints to determine the best techniques for the job.
  • Installed, assembled and repaired woodwork, millwork, cabinetry and trim.
  • Managed movement of materials and equipment to different job sites.
  • Obtained strong understanding of residential and commercial building codes.
  • Followed OSHA and corporate safety regulations and procedures.
  • Anchored and braced forms and other structures in place to complete precise joining and high-quality work.
  • Shaped materials to exact measurements for job requirements using hand tools and power equipment.
  • Applied paneling to ceilings or walls to complete decorations or absorb sound.
  • Fabricated wood, metal and concrete structures using both raw and pre-constructed materials.
  • Planned work based on blueprints and individual project specifications.
  • Took accurate measurements to calculate size and amount of materials needed for project completion.
  • Reviewed and analyzed blueprints and other technical drawings to establish full understanding of project requirements.
  • Installed building structures such as windows, trim and cabinetry alone or with assistants to meet job deadlines.
  • Cut, shaped and smoothed lumber and other materials using hand and power tools.
Greater Metropolitan Baptist Church - Maintenance Worker/Lead Custodian
City, STATE, 02/2015 - 08/2019
  • Notified management about necessary repairs or professional service needs for building operating systems.
  • Requisitioned supplies and equipment for cleaning and maintenance functions.
  • Cleaned and restored building interiors damaged by fire, smoke or water.
  • Cleaned public and private areas and disposed of debris and trash to keep walkways clear for personnel and visitors.
  • Removed snow from sidewalks using shovels and snowblower equipment and placed rock salt to prevent falls.
  • Collaborated with supervisors on duty to complete projects within expected time frames.
  • Ensured that trash cans were emptied and all refuse was disposed of properly at the end of each shift.
  • Used cleaning products and sanitizing solutions to clean and maintain equipment safely.
  • Secured all doors and windows after hours to prevent theft and trespassers.
  • Polished glass surfaces or windows and cleaned or buffed tile floors through safe utilization of industrial cleaning agents and equipment.
  • Carefully followed supervisor's written and verbal instructions in regards to each day's duties and assignments.
  • Maintained performance by cleaning and lubricating components such as flooring and tiling.
  • Removed snow from sidewalks, driveways, and parking areas by applying safe chemicals.
  • Adjusted and repaired minor issues for heavy equipment and electrical systems.
  • Set up, positioned, and removed new and used materials and furniture to prepare facility for special events.
  • Collected and removed trash.
  • Cleaned restrooms using ammonia and other chemicals to minimize spread of germs.
  • Cleaned building floors, gathered and emptied trash receptacles and re-stocked supply areas.
  • Placed trash, yard clippings and other types of debris in proper receptacles to keep grounds neat and manicured.
  • Oversaw onsite safety compliance to safety regulations and OSHA standards.
  • Replaced bulbs in light fixtures and regularly checked smoke and carbon monoxide detectors to maintain proper functionality.
  • Washed, cleaned and disinfected cleaning equipment and common areas.
  • Repaired leaking faucets, clogged toilets and other equipment to keep bathrooms fully functional.
  • Assessed public and private property areas for damage caused by bad weather and notified management of findings.
  • Assessed cleaning product levels in inventory and ordered stock from the appropriate supplier.
  • Performed repair work on electrical and non-electrical equipment, typically returning machines and tools to service within closing.
  • Mowed and trimmed lawns, using mowers and hand-powered trimmers, cleared debris from the grounds.
  • Replaced wall sockets, ran lines and completed basic carpentry to finish installations.
Warehouse Discount Center - Foreman/Warehouse Worker
City, STATE, 06/2010 - 01/2015
  • Worked with suppliers to maintain material flow during all project phases.
  • Recorded supplies, parts, equipment and employee work hours for every job.
  • Reported to supervisors weekly regarding project progress, site problems and labor status.
  • Assessed job equipment daily to determine maintenance requirements.
  • Monitored parts and equipment used at job sites.
  • Complied with federal and company regulations to ensure that all job sites maintained high level of safety.
  • Analyzed project details to ensure correct materials and equipment for job sites.
  • Communicated positively with employees, demonstrating high company standards and mitigating issues immediately.

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School Attended

  • Lake Land College

Job Titles Held:

  • Journeyman Carpenter
  • Maintenance Worker/Lead Custodian
  • Foreman/Warehouse Worker


  • Certificate of Construction Occupations 1

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