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Sample Resume for a Construction Worker

Sample Resume for a Construction Worker

Sample resume for a construction worker

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Andrew Adam
1001 Ridgemore Street
Chicago, Illinois 60415  |  773.312.1278 (H)  |  773.815.9002 (C)

Summary of Qualifications

Dependable, hard-working Carpenter/Framer with proven record of success working on residential and large commercial building projects valued in excess of $11M.

  • Expertise working with a wide range of construction materials and equipment; familiarity with building processes, from project initiation through completion.
  • Knowledgeable in general carpentry, site preparation, concrete foundations, and framing practices; able to complete multiple projects skillfully within stringent timeframes.
  • Proficient with hand and power tools to include core drills, air compressors, transit and lock levels, saws, chisels, planes, rules, squares, calipers, plumb bobs, carpenter levels, and marking gauges.
  • Solid communication skills and possess trade-related math skills essential to a safe, efficient job site.
  • Possess high school diploma, valid license with excellent driving record, reliable vehicle, good-quality hand tools, and the ability to lift up to 65 pounds.

Experience Highlights

Opart Corp. – Chicago, Illinois

Form and Frame Carpenter, 2014 to Present

  • Contributing member of small crew responsible for footings, foundations, and framing stages of multimillion-dollar commercial projects.
  • Utilize broad skills in construction to participate in excavation, site-preparation and various other building processes.
  • Communicate with site supervisors and team members to complete project objectives on schedule.
  • Consistently assume additional responsibilities and worked extended hours to meet project deadlines.
  • Mentor junior team members, providing guidance on proper techniques and safety.

Ridge, Inc. – Chicago, Illinois

Carpenter / Framer, 2010 to 2013

  • Gained valuable experience in building industry operations and processes as construction worker for full-service residential developer.
  • Collaborated with teams to prepare building sites and support needs of project managers, supervisors, framers, plumbers, electricians, roofers, and finish carpenters throughout all phases of building projects.
  • Key player on 4-member framing team responsible for delivering nine consecutive projects under deadline and in compliance with strict quality standards.

Kaddler, Corp. – Chicago, Illinois

Construction Laborer, 2008 to 2010

  • Participated in broad range of construction projects involving demolition, site maintenance and clean up, materials transport, and general support of all phases of construction. Assisted framing and siding teams.
  • Commended by Site Foreman for contributing to safe workplace environment by proactively recognized and reported safety hazards.


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