Carpenter Resume Sample

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Rocco Nelson



Sparta, NJ(555) 817-2080Rocco.Nelson@email.com

Professional Summary

To attain a lead Carpenter position where I can work to build structures that are as strong and sturdy as they are bold and beautiful.

Skills

  • Framing

  • Construction

  • Problem-solving

  • Project management

  • Manual dexterity

Work History

  • Inspecting structures for signs of damage and deterioration in need of repair, creating a plan for and executing the repairs.

  • Measuring, cutting and shaping lumber and other building materials for use in construction projects.

  • Reading blueprints and building plans and executing the proposed construction projects exactly to create the desired structures for clients.

  • Working with other builders and overseeing the team to ensure the projects remain on schedule and according to plan.

  • Measured and cut lumber to the exact specifications required by the blueprint plans for new construction projects.

  • Interpreted construction plans in various forms to attain an accurate understanding of the desired structure.

  • Installed lumber in accordance with plans to create the basic structure of a new construction.

  • Framed out locations for all windows, doors and other cut-outs in the building's structure.

  • Assisted in the construction of large wooden structures under the guidance of senior staff.

  • Prepared all necessary tools for jobs, ensuring any tool needed was easily accessible to prevent delays in construction.

  • Cleaned up on job sites, removing any loose debris and sweeping or vacuuming sawdust and other buildup when required.

  • Observed senior coworkers on the job, noting their methods in order to apply their experience to my own work.

  • Assisted in the construction of large wooden structures under the guidance of senior staff.

  • Prepared all necessary tools for jobs, ensuring any tool needed was easily accessible to prevent delays in construction.

  • Cleaned up on job sites, removing any loose debris and sweeping or vacuuming sawdust and other buildup when required.

  • Observed senior coworkers on the job, noting their methods in order to apply their experience to my own work.

Education

Additional Information

  • United Brotherhood of Carpenters

  • Kids Kastle Renovation Project Volunteer