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

Hard-working Ironworker with excellent attendance record and stamina to perform strenuous labor. Personable, used to working outdoors and promoting [Number] years of employment operating dangerous equipment safely. Adaptable to all types of situations and works productively with different personalities. Safety-conscious Ironworker known for effectively communicating with team members and remaining attentive while working in high-risk environments. Lifts heavy items and works in adverse weather conditions with superior performance and reliability. Hardworking [Job Title] skilled in installing cables to reinforce walls either too large or too distant for conventional reinforcement. Utilized metal mesh when preparing concrete slabs and foundations. Customized rebar to better fit and join sections of walls together through cutting, bending and welding. Excellent work performance spanning career of [Number] years. Experienced Reinforcing Ironworker skilled with reading and understanding architectural blueprints. Used plans and schematics to reinforce concrete walls with varying thicknesses of rebar. Customized reinforcements material based on needs of architect and structural engineering design. Hard working Steel Worker with [Number] years of experience building steel structures using heavy equipment. Strong working knowledge of materials, processes, methods and tools for construction of buildings, highways and roads. Expert skills in operation and repairing equipment. Hardworking and passionate jobseeker with strong organizational skills eager to secure entry-level [Job Title] position in [Type] environment. Ready to help team achieve company goals. Reliable employee seeking [Job Title] position. Offering excellent communication and good judgment. Experienced [Job Title] with over [Number] years of experience in [Industry]. Excellent reputation for resolving problems and improving customer satisfaction. [Job Title] with over [Number] years of successful experience in [Skill] and [Skill]. Recognized consistently for performance excellence and contributions to success in [Industry] industry. Strengths in [Skill] and [Skill] backed by training in [Area of study].

  • Column connecting
  • Blueprint reading
  • Rod-bending machines
  • Metal decking installation
  • Elevated work platform set up
  • Safety protocols and procedures
Work History
03/2019 to 03/2021 Journeyman Ironworker Superior Rigging & Erecting | City, STATE,
  • Cut metal components to required lengths using various tools, including using metal shears, hacksaws and bar cutters.
  • Placed and fastened iron rods and steel mesh together using wire and spot welds.
  • Skilled in use of specialized metalworking and concrete manipulation tools to perform all assigned tasks.
  • Used appropriate safety measures and encouraged other team members to do same in effort to avoid job site injuries.
  • Complied with OSHA and company safety guidelines for height safety, lock out tag out, confined space and hazardous material handling.
  • Determined size, shape, placement and material of supports based on blueprints and structural standards.
  • Hoisted metal components into place, safely operating cranes during process.
  • Prioritized safety across job site with specific attention to load suspension, welding and cutting.
  • Placed blocks and jacks under rods for suspension while constructing vertical elements.
  • Maneuvered and positioned support structures before and after pouring concrete, often manipulating iron by cutting, welding or bending.
  • Dismantled structures and prepared equipment for travel or site movement.
  • Unloaded and positioned prefabricated steel and heavy equipment using hoisting equipment, such as cables, pulleys or hooks.
  • Aligned structural steel members to rivet, bolt and weld permanently into place.
  • Welded, cut and bent steel as necessary with torches, metal shears and welding equipment.
  • Fabricated steel frames, columns, beams and girders according to blueprints or instructions from site managers.
  • Adjusted plumb bobs, laser equipment, transits and levels to align structural steel members vertically and horizontally.
  • Followed blueprints and instructions from supervisors to erect columns, beams and girders.
  • Trained and experienced using turnbuckles, crowbars and jacks to align structural steel into final positions. Held rivets in place while workers used air hammers to form heads on rivets.
02/1988 to 07/1998 Concrete Construction Laborer Baker Concrete Construction Inc. | City, STATE,
  • Installed rebar and molded expansion joints and edges for concrete projects.
  • Created specific finishes on poured concrete.
  • Routinely lifted and moved items weighing up to [Number] pounds.
  • Demolished and repaired old concrete surfaces.
  • Mixed, spread and patched concrete to specifications.
  • Assisted crew members with positioning trucks and moved discharge chute to guide concrete into forms.
  • Set wood and other forming materials to prepare for concrete pours.
  • Leveled, smoothed and finished surfaces of poured concrete for construction projects.
  • Applied concrete fabrication techniques to achieve desired project specifications, quality and code standards.
  • Maintained clean, safe worksite for team safety and to help keep projects on-track.
  • Trained new laborers in crew processes and safety behaviors.
  • Measured precise amounts of concrete and verified levelness to improve quality of finished product.
04/1985 to 08/1986 CONSTRUCTION COMBONATION LABOR&CARPENTER. Pace Construction | City, STATE,
  • Operated skid steers, wheel loaders, forklifts and yard goats.
  • Answered questions and addressed customer concerns according to rigorous timetables, supporting diverse lawn health and landscape development requests.
  • Developed lasting customer relationships and grew network over time.
  • Opened containers with steel cutters, claw hammers and other hand tools.
  • Reviewed plans and designs to verify completeness of grounds work.
  • Removed and disposed of plant debris from work sites to keep areas safe and well-organized.
  • Installed stonework according to landscape design plan and client specifications.
Expected in 06/1980 High School Diploma | HORSEHEADS HIGH, SOUTHERN TEIR,HORSEHEADS N.Y., GPA:


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