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A highly talented Carpenter with huge experience in constructing, erecting, installing, finishing and repairing of wooden and metal structures and fixtures on residential and commercial buildings.
Summary of Qualifications
More than eight years experience.
Sound knowledge of residential construction and remodeling trades, practices, procedures, techniques, tools and equipment, materials, specifications, quality control, cost control, and safety.
Proficient at the following tasks: stain-grade trim work, hang doors, drill and set door hardware, set windows, layout for stairs and common rafters, read blueprints, utilize appropriate math skills.
Remarkable ability to read blueprints.
Excellent mathematical skills and analytical skills necessary to do material estimates.
Great interpersonal and communications skills.
Exceptional ability to understand verbal and written instructions.
Uncommon ability establishing relationships with all parties involved in the construction process that facilitate harmonious working relationships during project, and permit prompt resolution of problems and conflicts as they occur.
Strong ability to organize assigned tasks, for completion alone or with help.
Proven ability to complete and fulfill paperwork required for personal time sheets in a timely manner.
Demonstrated ability to envision all steps in assigned tasks.
Immense ability to perform tasks on all areas and aspects of construction project.
Remarkable ability to climb ladders for heights of up to 60 feet, and crawl for distances of 50 feet.
In-depth ability to lift and manipulate objects of up to 80 lbs for 50 feet.
Day Town College, Tarrytown, NY 2000 - Present
Operate all types of woodworking equipment to include: table saw, radical saw, planer, jointer, drill, etc.
Perform window, door, and minor roof repairs.
Install hang doors.
Demolish and/or construct interior building partitions.
Perform finish carpentry work, i.e., moldings, trim work, cabinets, etc.
Hang drywall as required and perform drywall finishing.
Install drop ceilings when necessary.
Install vinyl title.
Respond in an expeditious and timely manner to all work requests regarding carpentry expertise.
Comply and follow college safety procedures when performing assigned responsibilities.
On call on a 24 hour basis for after hours emergency situations.
Assist in loading and unloading building materials from delivery trucks.
Responsible for following all College safety policies and procedures in the performance of assigned duties.
Day Town College, Tarrytown, NY 1997 - 2000
Carpenter Apprentice (performed the following duties under the supervision of an experienced Carpenter)
Studied blueprints, specification sheets, and drawings to determine style and type of window or wall panel required.
Filled cracks, seams, depressions, and nailed holes with filler.
Examined wood surfaces for defects, such as nicks, cracks, or blisters
Measured cut materials to determine conformance to specifications, using tape measure.
Realigned windows and screens to fit casements and oils moving parts.
Measured and marked location of studs, leaders, and receptacle openings, using tape measure, template, and marker.
Cut sidings and moldings, sections of weatherboard, openings in sheetrock, and lumber, using hand tools and power tools.
Laid out and aligned materials on worktable or in assembly jig according to specified instructions.
Removed surface defects, using knife, scraper, wet sponge, electric iron, and sanding tools.
Trimmed overlapping edges of wood, weatherboard, using portable router or power saw, and hand tools.
Installed prefabricated windows and doors, insulation, wall, ceiling and floor panels or siding, using adhesives, hoists, hand tools, and power tools.
Aligned and fastened materials together, using hand tools and power tools, to form building or bracing.
Repaired or replaced defective locks, hinges, cranks, and pieces of wood, using glue, hand tools, and power tools.
Applied stain, paint or crayons to defects and filter to touch up the repaired area.