owner contractor resume example with 9+ years of experience

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

Highly-motivated employee with desire to take on new challenges. Strong worth ethic, adaptability and exceptional interpersonal skills. Adept at working effectively unsupervised and quickly mastering new skills.

  • Operations Management
  • Business Development
  • Strategic Planning
  • Project Management
  • Negotiation
  • Marketing and Advertising
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Hiring and Staffing
  • Profit and Loss Analysis
  • Contract Negotiation Expertise
  • Business Management
  • Budget Development
  • Staff Training and Development
  • Relationship Building
  • Business Planning
  • Partnership Development
  • Talent Development
  • Sales Oversight
05/2020 to Current Owner/Contractor Take 5 Oil Change | Minden, LA,
  • Negotiated with vendors to gain optimal pricing on products resulting in substantial increase in profit margin.
  • Conducted market research activities and competitive analysis to facilitate implementation of aggressive company marketing strategy.
  • Kept records for production, inventory, income and expenses.
  • Determined pricing for products or services based on costs and competition.
  • Managed operations budgeting, accounts payable and accounts receivable and payroll.
  • Interviewed, trained and supervised employees.
  • Resolved issues quickly through meticulous research and quick decision-making.
  • Established favorable relationships with vendors and contractors, facilitating contract negotiation and development of marketing and sales strategies.
02/2019 to 04/2020 Shop Manager Pacific Asian Consortum In Employment (Pace) | Los Angeles, CA,
  • Supervised daily operations by establishing procedures and monitoring team performance.
  • Built and maintained sound business relationships with vendors and suppliers.
  • Answered incoming questions via phone and email discussing advertised pricing and inventory.
  • Connected with customers to provide assistance and collect feedback to optimize operations.
  • Guided team to consistently achieve daily, weekly and monthly production goals.
  • Improved cost control and staff efficiency to maximize profitability.
  • Maintained inventory accuracy by counting stock-on-hand and reconciling discrepancies.
  • Organized and updated schedules to optimize coverage for expected customer demands.
  • Maximized merchandising efforts by using displays, controlling signage and properly arranging sales floor and products.
  • Taught junior employees proactive strategies to meet operational and sales goals.
  • Researched new business opportunities by evaluating potential customers' previous buying habits.
  • Prepared staff work schedules and assigned team members to specific duties.
06/2017 to 07/2019 Teacher Bluestone Properties | Houston, TX,
  • Built and strengthened positive relationships with students, parents and teaching staff.
  • Prepared and maintained classroom environments appropriate for student learning and physical, social and emotional development.
  • Managed student behavior in classroom by establishing and enforcing rules and procedures.
  • Encouraged student critical thinking and discussion using variety of teaching techniques.
  • Prepared and presented lesson plans in academic subjects using traditional and modern teaching techniques.
  • Supervised students throughout day, both in classroom and outside during breaks.
  • Differentiated instruction according to student skill level.
  • Graded projects, exams and assignments to track student progression.
  • Assisted fellow teachers with assignment development, special projects, tests, administrative updates and grading.
  • Created and enforced child-based, hands-on curriculum to promote student interest and receptive learning.
  • Established and enforced rules for behavior and procedures to maintain order among students.
  • Enforced discipline on campus and during off-campus school trips following code of conduct and student handbook.
  • Created lesson plans and chose supporting materials to promote positive learning experiences.
  • Planned and implemented lessons using various teaching strategies to meet diverse student needs.
  • Participated in workshops, trainings and conferences to improve educational skills.
11/2013 to 05/2017 Property Manager Merced Propety Management | City, STATE,
  • Prepared cost estimates for projects of varying sizes.
  • Inspected properties regularly to identify deficiencies and schedule repairs.
  • Handled resident complaints and expedited maintenance requests.
  • Collected monthly assessments, rental fees, deposits and payments.
  • Met with prospective tenants to show property and assess applications or sign leases.
  • Completed lease applications and verifications, notifying prospects of results.
  • Coordinated with maintenance and contractors to promote timely turnovers after move-outs.
  • Developed and maintained strong working relationships with owners and tenants to minimize hassle for both parties.
  • Issued non-payment notices to delinquent tenants in accordance with lease, county and state regulations.
  • Responded to tenant maintenance requests according to agreed conditions for building functionality.
  • Built relationships with service vendors and submitted associated billing statements.
  • Updated tenant and unit information to keep current in housing database.
  • Collected rent from tenants to pay maintenance and repair costs and other expenses.
  • Drafted and monitored budgets for overall maintenance and operations.
Education and Training
Expected in 06/2017 to to BBA | Business Administration And Management Fresno Pacific University, Fresno, CA GPA:
  • [Number] GPA 3.71
Full Professional

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School Attended

  • Fresno Pacific University

Job Titles Held:

  • Owner/Contractor
  • Shop Manager
  • Teacher
  • Property Manager


  • BBA

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