labor worker resume example with 5+ years of experience

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

Meticulous hard worker with excellent customer satisfaction record and exceptional physical stamina. Offering two years of experience in landscaping and grounds keeping work, including Lawn Maintenance. Expertise in operating small and large hand and motorized landscaping and gardening tools, including 0 radios lawn mowers. Capable of working independently with little to no supervision.

Completed efficient, high-quality landscaping work for business, residential and institutional customers. Maintained cost-effective operations and achieved high satisfaction ratings. Background includes working alone or with crew members to perform over two to three jobs per week.

  • Shoveling snow from walkways
  • Sprinkler system maintenance
  • Basic stonework design
  • Gardening knowledge
  • Applying fertilizer
  • Using hand tools
  • Trimming and edging flower beds
  • Decorative rock and planting
  • Maintaining equipment
  • Work site cleaning and organization
  • Mulching gardens
  • Landscape equipment knowledge
  • Cultivating soil
  • Weeding and edging
  • Landscape maintenance
  • Blueprint interpretation
  • Blueprint reading
06/2018 to 12/2019 Labor Worker Grande Communications Networks, Llc | Waco, TX,
  • Retrieved materials, tools and equipment from trucks and delivered to skilled workers.
  • Erected and dismantled temporary bracing, shoring and scaffolding to support crew needs.
  • Prepared sites for concrete work by breaking up damaged concrete and leveling or contouring ground.
  • Collected and removed debris from work sites to maintain team productivity and minimize safety hazards.
  • Protected crew and general public by keeping traffic away from dangerous locations.
  • Read and understood specifications, drawings and blueprints to complete accurate, high-quality work.
  • Coordinated communication between equipment operators by using two-way radios and hand signals.
  • Unloaded incoming inventory and placed products onto shelves.
  • Applied paint to unfinished edges of plastic panels using hand roller.
  • Cut materials to specified sizes for installation using power saws and tile cutters.
  • Cleaned, wrapped, and labeled outgoing orders.
  • Swept and cleaned roofs to prepare for application of new roofing materials.
  • Maintained tools, equipment and work sites.
  • Extensively trained in plumbing, carpentry, painting, plastering, machine servicing and installation.
  • Completed indoor and outdoor residential and commercial construction projects.
  • Worked overtime, including evenings and weekends, to respond to emergencies and fix unsafe conditions.
  • Cleaned all construction areas to avoid hazards.
  • Took care of facility equipment, grounds, roads and fences.
  • Arranged and stored materials, machines, tools and equipment.
  • Mixed mortar, plaster and grout according to standard formulas.
  • Installed and repaired roofs, flashings and surfaces.
  • Used grouting trowels to apply grout between joints of bricks and tiles.
  • Painted walls, exteriors and interiors of buildings and furniture using brushes, rollers and spray guns.
  • Painted building structures.
  • Installed, repaired and rebuilt tile, brick and stone surfaces.
  • Hoisted tar and roofing materials onto roofs.
  • Worked with tools such as pruning saws, hedge and brush trimmers and axes.
  • Kept supervisor informed of job progress and material requirements
  • Continually cleaned work areas and equipment.
03/2010 to 10/2010 Saw Mill Worker Lion Country Safari | Loxahatchee, FL,
  • Selected and installed blades on machines, using hand tools such as [Tool] and [Tool].
  • Made special cuts such as grooves, bevels and miters to complete designs.
  • Counted, sorted and stacked finished pieces for easy access.
  • Inspected stock to identify imperfections, assign grades and determine issues with production.
  • Positioned guides, stops, holding blocks and other fixtures to secure and direct workpiece.
  • Operated saw to cut along scribed lines.
  • Verified dimensions of finished workpieces, using measuring devices.
  • Operated hand and power tools to clear jams, adjust positions and trim rough edges.
  • Tended machines during operation to monitor progress and adjust controls, maintaining optimal speeds and tension.
  • Kept work areas clean, neat and free of safety hazards to maximize efficiency.
  • Conducted inspections of equipment before, during and after shifts to immediately resolve issues that could cause project delays.
  • Identified [Type] equipment issues using troubleshooting techniques to keep machinery fully operational during shifts.
  • Inspected finished products for quality and adherence to customer specifications.
  • Monitored production processes and adjusted schedules.
  • Started machine operations by inserting control instructions into control units.
  • Set up and operated production equipment according to daily work orders and safety procedures.
  • Read and interpreted standard operating procedures to complete work in an accurate and efficient manner.
  • Adhered to all applicable regulations, policies and procedures for health, safety and environmental compliance.
  • Actively suggested operational improvements to enhance quality, improve production times and reduce costs.
  • Adjusted machine feed and speed if machine malfunctioned.
  • Monitored and adjusted production processes or equipment for quality and productivity improvement.
  • Troubleshooted problems with equipment, devices or products.
  • Troubleshot and repaired machines to increase productivity and decrease spending.
  • Planned and laid out work to meet production and schedule requirements.
  • Worked with managers to implement company's policies and goals.
  • Maintained clean and organized work areas.
  • Started up and shut down processing equipment.
06/2003 to 05/2006 Installer Big Lake Painting And Pressure Cleaning | City, STATE,
  • Performed maintenance tasks in accordance with manufacturer specifications and followed all manuals and policies to complete high-quality, accurate work.
  • Set up and fabricated complex mechanical assemblies by following both oral and written instructions from [Job title], reading technical documentation and collaborating with team members.
  • Documented all issues that occurred on each service call into job report that was submitted to [Job Title].
  • Dispatched to various sites to perform maintenance on [Type of Equipment] that had failed.
  • Provided effective demonstrations of [Type] systems so that customers understood how to use each feature.
  • Maintained clean tools, test equipment, and work motor vehicles.
  • Enhanced customer satisfaction ratings by efficiently resolving technical, on-site and account issues.
  • Provided key information to customers, educating on equipment, products and services.
  • Performed all job tasks while complying with the company's safety procedures and guidelines.
  • Increased field productivity by reorganizing installation methods and teams.
  • Hoisted, measured, tested and drilled for various products safely and efficiently.
  • Coordinated efforts with other workers involved in installing and maintaining equipment and components.
03/2003 to 09/2004 Landscaper Self Employed | City, STATE,
  • Troubleshot mechanical issues and completed basic repairs to keep equipment working at peak levels.
  • Protected customer lawns by applying weed and pest control chemicals.
  • Prepared soil and gardens for planting with mulch and sod.
  • Implemented regular landscaping schedule to promote optimal growth and maintain attractive appearance of lawns and facility grounds.
  • Read and followed landscaping plans to install plants and fixtures for residences and businesses.
  • Performed upkeep work for garden areas and landscaping greenery to enhance property appearance and plant health.
  • Trimmed shrubbery and trees and carried out general garden maintenance.
  • Selected bulbs, bushes, trees and flowers for planting.
  • Pruned trees and bushes to improve visibility and shapes.
  • Cleared pathways of overgrowth and debris or hazards such as snow.
  • Arranged shrubs and flowers to create [Type] and [Type] landscape effects.
  • Applied fertilizers and pesticides to lawns and grounds on regular basis to control weeds, insect infestation diseases and to maintain soil fertility.
  • Checked all machinery and performed routine maintenance to prevent machine malfunction.
  • Prepared for winter holidays with lights, wreaths and garlands.
  • Operated and maintained basic landscaping equipment and vehicles.
  • Swapped out plant containers and flowerbeds each spring, summer and fall.
  • Monitored daily schedules to ensure timely task completion for each site.
  • Installed block and stone décor according to plans and specifications.
  • Fertilized, cultivated and weeded soil.
  • Maintained work sites and client property including weeding and hedge work.
  • Removed debris from work site and followed proper disposal practices.
  • Reviewed design plans and instructions to carry out work according to client specifications.
Education and Training
Expected in to to | I.t. Tech University of Phoenix, Tempe, AZ GPA:

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School Attended

  • University of Phoenix

Job Titles Held:

  • Labor Worker
  • Saw Mill Worker
  • Installer
  • Landscaper


  • Some College (No Degree)

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