123 Elm St., Miami, FL 33183
H: 305-555-5555, C: 305-444-4444
Accomplished and awarded carpenter
with more than nine years of relevant experience in the field.
Performance-driven leader with expertise in carpentry, blueprint
reading, framing, and drywall as well as sign and carpet
installation. Drive a team in the construction of special
event/show booths and signs for large venues. Experienced in
LEAD CARPENTER, ABC Construction, Miami, FL,
Builder of custom homes valued at more than $1 million each.
Assisted foreman with training carpenters and delegating work to
employees, based on material and worker requirements of specific
jobs. Examined and inspected work progress, equipment, and
construction sites to verify safety and ensure specifications
were met. Read blueprints and other specifications documents to
determine construction requirements and plan procedures.
Coordinated work activities with other construction project
activities. Reported directly to foreman and company owners.
Supervised and assisted 4-6 carpenters in
constructing and installing wooden structures and fixtures;
encompassing concrete forms; building frameworks, including
partitions, joists, studding, and rafters; wood stairways;
window and door frames; and hardwood floors. Also oversaw and
aided in installation of cabinets, siding, drywall, and batt or
roll insulation. Located, measured, and marked site locations
and placement of structures and equipment, using measuring and
CARPENTER / JOURNEYMAN, BCD Decorating Company, Miami,
Led a team of 15 in customized
construction of special event booths for this major United
States trade show venue with over $300 million in sales.
Utilized expertise in blueprint
reading to lead a team in building customized booths for
high-profile events such as hardware, housewares, radiology,
and auto shows at Chicago's McCormick Center.
Coordinated construction with the
delivery of electricity to various booths.
Installed carpeting to booths
Hung all signage utilizing
scissor lifts both inside and outside.
Built and set up 30-ft signage for
the faÃ§ade of the McCormick Place building structure.
Delegated work according to skill set
to ensure on-time, on-target construction; established a
solid team capable of exceeding organizational expectations.
CARPENTER, CDE Builders, Miami, FL, 20xx-20xx
carpenters in school and municipality construction. Oversaw
jobsite layout and workmanship. Performed all functions related
to residential carpentry for a builder that specialized custom
framed houses. Completed work on time and within budget while
providing superior customer service.
Completed concrete job $130,000 under
Recommended standards to human
resources in assessing carpenters prior to assignments,
which improved the use of manpower and higher productivity.
XYZ COLLEGE, A.A.S., Light Construction
XYZ COMMUNITY COLLEGE, Course Work
Completed, Construction Science and Management