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1 Main Street
New Cityland, CA 91010
Cell: (555) 322-7337
Motivated Apprentice Drywaller seeking Journeyman Drywaller position. Over four years experience in drywall trade and another six years in general construction work. Reliable and detail-oriented with innate ability to work well independently and with little oversight.
Development and training
General construction experience
Good time management
March 2010 to Current
Green Mountain Drywall New Cityland, CA
Arrange materials at work sites according to expected use.
Learn and follow applicable codes for correct installation.
Prepare panels by cutting to size and making openings for wall fixtures, pipes, and windows.
Install panels correctly and securely.
Join and finish panels under supervision of journeymen drywallers.
Adhere to company guidelines at all times.
Correct any work not up to standards of crew or owner.
Remove safety hazards and debris and keep site clean and organized.
June 2007 to February 2010
Sampson Roofing New Cityland, CX
Roofer and Crew Leader
Arrived early for shifts, often before sunrise.
Set up ladders and disposal containers for crew.
Delegated tasks and kept crew motivated to finish jobs quickly.
Scheduled work with company owner and fielded customer questions.
Trained new roofers on proper procedures, company rules, and safety guidelines.
Oversaw materials management for every job.
September 2003 to May 2007
Blackstone Construction New Cityland, CA
Unloaded materials and laid out for tradesmen.
Cleaned job sites, removing safety hazards and debris.
Performed heavy labor work such as ditch digging.
Assisted skilled carpenters, plumbers, and drywallers with installations.
2004 Sunshine University New Cityland, CA
Bachelor of Science Construction Management