owner operator resume example with 15+ years of experience

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

Experienced Carpenter proudly promoting 20 years of expertise in construction industry. Patient and effective leader willing to assist with tasks. Responsible individual with exemplary communication, blueprint reading and job site management talents. A focused individual with a team-oriented mentality. Looking for a Carpenter position with a great company.

  • Labor relations
  • Recruiting and hiring
  • Bidding processes
  • Project estimating
Education and Training
Sentinel High School Missoula, MT Expected in 05/2002 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Lineage Logistics - Owner/Operator
Glendale, CA, 03/2019 - Current
  • Supervised highly skilled electricians, carpenters, plumbers and other tradesmen on job sites for commercial projects.
  • Monitored overall safety by regularly inspecting job sites and confirming observation of protocols and standards by workers.
  • Ordered supplies and controlled inventory to keep overhead low and maintain supply availability.
  • Scheduled subcontractors to stagger work and streamline completion of project phases.
  • Visited job sites and reviewed renovation plans to ascertain projects.
  • Saved money by managing cost-effective supplier purchases.
  • Reviewed invoices submitted by contractors and approved payments based on acceptable work products.
  • Acquired new residential customers, construction partners to boost revenue.
  • Coordinated phases of construction projects from inception to completion.
  • Inspected sites before and after construction projects.
  • Provided tools and equipment to team of [Number] construction personnel.
  • Supervised performance of workers with goals of improving productivity, efficiency and cost savings.
Mcgough Constrution - Carpenter
Dallas, TX, 2018 - 2019
  • Shaped materials to exact measurements for job requirements with hand tools and power equipment.
  • Promoted team safety by keeping work areas free of hazards.
  • Planned work based on blueprints and individual project specifications.
  • Anchored and braced forms and other structures in place to complete precise joining and high-quality work.
  • Identified and requested PPE necessary to perform tasks.
  • Operated terrain telescoping forklift, backhoe, skid steer and tractor.
  • Covered subfloors to prevent moisture buildup and protect flooring installations.
  • Finished surfaces by troweling, floating and brushing following project requirements and specifications.
  • Constructed forms to create various concrete structures.
  • Poured concrete into forms using pump hose and leveled.
  • Dismantled forms using basic and advanced tools.
  • Set up scaffolding, braces and other temporary structures to support crew during work.
  • Reviewed blueprints and other drawings to identify correct grades.
  • Used numerous types of power tools and other equipment daily.
  • Maintained safety of work areas by adhering to strict regulations.
  • Upheld requirements for safe operations and reporting of incidents.
  • Used forklifts and other equipment to move materials and complete project work with construction team.
  • Troubleshot equipment issues and determined best courses of action for repairs.
Amli Residential - Superintendent
Woodridge, IL, 2004 - 2016
  • Evaluated plans and inspected ongoing construction to keep work in line with project goals.
  • Oversaw complete construction process to maximize quality, cost controls and efficiency.
  • Managed [Type] projects by coordinating materials, inspections and contractor tasks.
  • Managed safety of worksite and adherence to OSHA regulations by [Action].
  • Oversaw daily work of [Number] workers using knowledge of local and national building codes for all areas of construction.
  • Managed projects to complete on schedule by working with specialized [Type] teams.
  • Prepared, executed and monitored service, personnel and safety plans for [Type] projects.
  • Operated heavy equipment in compliance with company's operating safety policies and procedures.
  • Loaded earth, debris and rubble onto trucks and conveyors for removal from construction site.
  • Operated excavators and other construction equipment to properly grade land.
  • Observed potential hazards and obstructions to maximize safe working conditions.
  • Followed company policies by performing thorough equipment inspections prior to and after each shift.
  • Confirmed adherence to safety protocols by team members and followed strict measures to avoid accidents and injuries.
  • Ditched and backfilled steep terrain and side slopes, utilizing vacuum lifters, shaker buckets and hammers.
  • Directed workers installing blocks and outriggers to prevent capsizing of machinery when lifting heavy loads.
  • Built and maintained inclines and ramps for site personnel.
  • Checked and corrected levels of excavated materials against specifications.
  • Controlled operation of heavy power machinery to complete on-site work.
  • Analyzed digging plans, machine capabilities and limitations to execute safe digging procedures.
  • Excavated earth to prepare for operations or restore optimal grades after project completion.
  • Inspected equipment prior to operation for safe operations.
  • Reviewed written instructions regarding material movement and excavation to follow specifications.
  • Maintained high levels of cleanliness and organization, resulting in [Number] days on job sites without safety incidents.
  • Worked independently on projects and tasks within carpentry team.
  • Maintained clean and organized workplace to optimize performance, efficiency and safety.
  • Laid concrete, built batter boards, used excavators and placed reinforced steel accurately for over civil infrastructure projects.
  • Repaired and maintained properties, renovating flooring, walls and ceilings, installing fixtures and remodeling bathrooms and kitchens.
  • Utilized various tools, equipment, materials and forming systems to complete construction tasks.
  • Completed [Type] projects by assembling forms and building strong structures.
  • Communicated with teammates and supervisors frequently to understand requirements and complete projects on time.

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School Attended

  • Sentinel High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Owner/Operator
  • Carpenter
  • Superintendent


  • High School Diploma

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