journeyman carpenter resume example with 7+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Hardworking Journeyman Carpenter with over 25 years of experience. Strong background working on NAVFAC projects, contributing to successful completions being on time or ahead of schedule .Knowledgeable in safety processes, regulations and blueprint reading. Recognized as being a skilled, reliable and determined to fulfill the requirements of a Construction Mechanic.

  • Installation and construction of quay walls, hangers, boat ramps, piers and other structures
  • Repair Work
  • Form work
  • Operate hand and power tools
  • Pier demolition and reconstruction/repair
  • Concrete forms
  • Organization and Efficiency
  • Adaptable
  • NAVFAC repair and restoration compliant
  • Able to interpret Blueprints and Specifications
  • False work support and securing
  • Heavy lifting
  • Operation of forklift, floats, skiffs
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Exceptional finish carpentry skills
Work History
11/2015 to 03/2020 Journeyman Carpenter Granite Construction Inc | Remote - Charlotte, NC,
  • Read and interpreted blueprints, sketches and specifications to understand job
  • Demolition, repair and reconstruction of various types of piers, quay walls, bulkheads, forming curves , containments and other enclosures,
  • Constructed wale system, containments for CHT, boat access ramps, piers, shelves for tool storage, ledges, hangers, enclosures to protect and prevent damage to electrical conduits necessary to allow ongoing work to continue for timely completion of project
  • Concrete work included various types of form work, securing and support for false work , containments, damage repair under and on surface top of piers, quay walls and for installation of other materials necessary
  • Took measurements and cut materials to accurate sizes and shapes for proper installation and fit
  • Inspected and made observations to evaluate damage and determine proper repair methods and materials required
  • Safely operated forklift to load and unload materials from trucks, petty bone and skiffs to access and repair damaged areas under piers, from water
  • Used various tools and materials such as compressors, chipping guns, cutting torch to cut rebar and tube steel, epoxy, cement, all thread, needle guns, grinders, various drills, electric and air impacts, various saws and others used in carpentry
  • Observed all OSHA and corporate safety regulations and procedures, resulting in zero safety violations or errors
  • Productive while working during all types of weather conditions, unstable foundations, non-land areas and easily adapted to constant time schedule changes, determined by high tide
08/2014 to 11/2015 Door and Window Installer Singleton Construction | Columbus, OH,
  • Operated power tools with safety precautions and protective personal equipment
  • Installed doors and hardware for various types of doors such as wood, metal, sliding, pocket, bi-fold, hanging, barn and custom
  • Repaired damaged or reconstructed framing for proper door fitting
  • Installed various types of windows and framing, including aluminum, vinyl and wood
  • Took measurements for proper ordering and fitting of doors and windows
  • Inspected and evaluated for damaged and initial installation work
  • Made accurate cuts to materials to insure proper installation
  • Interpreted work orders and read print drawings to review specified results with client
  • Planned and executed work with proper tools and materials to maximize efficiency
  • Developed proficiency in stain-grade trim work, hanging doors and drilling and setting door hardware
  • Followed established job site safety regulations and maintained safe and clean work area
05/2012 to 11/2013 Carpenter Apex Contracting And Restoration | City, STATE,
  • Installed interior finish items, including wall protection, doors and hardware, toilet accessories, cubicle curtain tracks and TV brackets
  • Aligned and squared frames and forms for installation
  • Built and hung custom doors and frames
  • Dismantled and demolished areas prior to repairs and installment of new materials
  • Used power tools and hand tools to install fixtures, flooring, trim and hardware, cutting materials to specified measurements
  • Built shelves, doors, windows and counters to correct scale and dimensions according to blueprints and building plans
  • Installed drywall, ceilings, trim and fabricated replacement trim and moldings
  • Installed cabinets and doors and hauled away all waste, disposing of it properly
  • Fabricated custom furniture, shelving and cabinets and installed in specified locations
  • Operated various saws ,sanders , routers and drills to cut, shape and smooth lumber and other construction materials
Expected in 1995 to to GED | Department of Education, State of California, GPA:
  • Collaborated with team of 30 in the completion of the Nimitz Wharf and pier replacement. The project was completed within the specified time frame.
  • Built wale system for the Nimitz Wharf and Point Loma SPAWAR finger piers.
  • Naval Amphibious Base in Coronado projects included repair of camel hardware , replacement of corner fenders, Timber wale replacement, built bulkheads on top of quay walls, replacement of existing handrail and various concrete repairs.
  • Provided services to NAVFAC SW for concrete repairs to Pier 6. Low tides caused the constant changes in schedules which my team and I were able to adapt to. This allowed the pier to remain in operation during the completion of repair work .
  • Continues to maintain an excellent safety record for over 25 years

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School Attended

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Job Titles Held:

  • Journeyman Carpenter
  • Door and Window Installer
  • Carpenter


  • GED

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