maintenance worker resume example with 20+ years of experience

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

Dedicated, reliable and proficient in many building trades. Highly skilled in quickly identifying building maintenance needs. Confident individual with over 40 years of experience in building maintenance, residential and commercial construction industry. Held General Builders "B" and Painting "C33" classifications with California State License Board. Committed to provide quality control and supervision for the purpose of maintaining the buildings and grounds in the best possible condition to provide a clean, beautiful and safe environment for students and staff. Good communication skills, both verbal and written, to effectively and efficiently communicate instructions and give constructive criticism as needed to improve skills and job performance of those under direct supervision. Ability to organize and efficiently coordinate the work of others as well as supervision of the same. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff members and outside venders and contractors.

  • Carpentry
  • Painting
  • Drywall
  • Electrical
  • Roofing
  • Concrete
  • Plumbing
  • Hvac
  • Keying and Pining Locks
  • Project Management
  • Blueprints and Schematics
  • Training & Development
  • Effective Communication
  • Project Estimation and Bid Evaluation
  • Preventive and Reparative Maintenance
  • Safety Procedures
Work History
10/2008 to Current Maintenance Worker Service Corporation International | Reading, PA,
  • Review, assign and perform all phases of work related to facilities maintenance of buildings and grounds including but not limited to general maintenance, carpentry, plumbing, electrical, painting, roofing, door hardware and keying, and custodial equipment repair.
  • Vast knowledge of and experience in performing all building trades and tools required to perform these duties.
  • Inspection and evaluation of condition of building structures and process to facilitate repairs to same.
  • Develop and initiate projects, estimate cost for materials and labor, and supervise performance.
  • Head up project teams for specialized construction projects.
  • Train maintenance personnel on various trade skills and techniques related to assigned work.
  • Train custodial staff on proper use and maintenance of custodial equipment.
05/2001 to 10/2008 General Contractor Aegion Corp | Baltimore, MD,
  • Estimated costs for materials and labor for light commercial and residential projects.
  • Reviewed and assessed subcontractor bids prior to signing contract agreements.
  • Managed teams of multiple sub-trades on light commercial and residential projects.
  • Performed inspections of job sites to verify staff and subcontractor observance of important safety protocols.
  • Reviewed contractor invoices, approving payments on acceptable work.
  • Assessed project plans, spoke with clients or designers and visited job site to better understand project scope and client desires.
  • Read and understood plans and technical documentation for each job.
  • Organized materials, tools and equipment to supply team members.
  • Reviewed blueprints and job specifications to plan completion and estimate project costs.
  • Managed independent resolutions of site issues to keep workers on-task and prevent more complex issues.
06/1994 to 06/2001 Facilities Manager Compass Group Usa Inc | Detroit, MI,
  • Accounted for building usage and organizational needs when planning maintenance activities.
  • Controlled expenses to meet budget requirements.
  • Evaluated facility operations and personnel for safety and health regulations compliance.
  • Investigated problems and determined appropriate remedies.
  • Responded to building emergencies and managed repairs.
  • Interviewed, hired and trained custodial staff .
  • Conducted bi-annual inspections of facility grounds, external structure, systems, and equipment.
  • Supervised employees in day-to-day activities.
  • Oversaw all aspects of equipment installation, maintenance, and repair for both internal and external services.
  • Directed tenant improvements to meet contractual demands and update building areas.
09/1984 to 05/1991 Construction Estimator Clyde Companies Inc. | Fort Collins, CO,
  • Prepared material orders to complete projects on time and within budget.
  • Analyzed and calculated field measurements, survey plans and plot plans to create proposals and process work orders.
  • Utilized cost estimation systems to document project information, create estimates and revise project costs to reflect current data.
  • Delivered comprehensive bid proposals for roofing projects and gained client approval on costs.
  • Calculated correct costs for project-specific goods and services by gathering information from team members, sub-contractors and vendors.
  • Communicated with builders and contractors on residential and commercial projects to deliver status updates to customers.
  • Analyzed buildings to prepare estimates for various roofing applications.
Expected in to to | General Studies American River College, Sacramento, CA GPA:
Expected in to to | Sacramento City College, Sacramento, CA GPA:
  • Continuing education in Business Management and Business Law
Expected in 06/1975 to to High School Diploma | La Sierra High School, , Carmichael,CA 95608, GPA:

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School Attended

  • American River College
  • Sacramento City College
  • La Sierra High School,

Job Titles Held:

  • Maintenance Worker
  • General Contractor
  • Facilities Manager
  • Construction Estimator


  • High School Diploma

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