All-round carpenter with over 20 years of experience in various types of carpentry with a specialty in custom doors, frames, hardware and cabinetry, seeking a position with a progressive organization looking for a highly motivated team player to assist in achieving corporate objectives.
Strong construction background and supervisory skills.
Extremely organized and motivated towards the highest performance standards.
Able to work independently or as a team.
Proficient in understanding building plans, blueprints and specifications.
Ability to remain calm, focused and effective under time pressure situations within tight deadlines
Mathematically skilled with an analytical mind.
Great knowledge of power tools and hand tools.
Skilled also in drywall, ceiling installation, maintenance, repair and stone work.
G and R Custom Interiors Caddo Mills, TX
Owner 2000 Present
Owned and operated a small independent company specialized in interior finish, doors and hardware along with custom cabinets.
Managed a crew of 5-6 carpenters and helpers.
Participated in the installation of custom millwork, from cabinetry to specialty trim including hand produced products.
Communicated with builders, owners and or company representatives.
Installed prefabricated window frames, doors, doorframes, weather stripping, interior and exterior trim, and finish hardware, such as locks, letterdrops, floor closures, panic devices and kick plates.
Knowledge of blueprints, sketches or building plans pertaining to type of materials required. (lumber or fiberboard and dimensions of structure or fixture)
Built custom cabinetry and specialty millwork items that might otherwise be unavailable through retail and or catalogs.
Beers Skanska Atlanta, GA
Assistant Superintendent, Carpenter Foreman, Carpenter1995 2000
Constructed and repaired structural woodwork and equipment in commercial establishments. Estimated the lay out and scheduled jobs over 50 million dollars. Jobs included the Olympic Stadium, Home Depot Towers and Brown Airport.
Supervised, directed, and coordinated the scheduling and execution of projects. This included job start-up, job execution in accordance to contract specifications, job shut-down, and manpower scheduling, all consistent with the planned costs of the job.
Performed maintenance/repair on door hardware, thresholds, sills, moldings, and related structure components in commercial and industrial buildings.
Received and distributed all supplies in excess of 500 thousand dollars.
Experienced in managing employee activities, subcontractor coordination, material and equipment procurement, layout, weekly progress meetings.
Clemens Construction, Inc. Monroe, GA
Field Superintendent1993 - 1995
Field supervisor for build out of commercial projects over 250,000 sf. including the Georgia Dome, Georgia Tech campus, Olympic Stadium and Grady Hospital Phase III.
Enforced safety policies/ procedures while providing input for preparation of project construction schedule, and advise supervisor of changes in the project construction which significantly impact project schedule.
Prepared and maintained proper reports in accordance with company policies and procedures.
Supervised and maintained adequate and competent subcontractor labor crews, and schedule and coordinate activities of all subcontractors/vendors
Scheduled the routing/delivery of materials and took precautions to prevent job-site theft.
Reviewed subcontractor/vendor invoices as requested by Project Manager and recommend approval/reduction/rejection. Documented all field changes and as-built conditions to Project Manager.
Style Craft CabinetsGarland, TX
Cabinet Installer Supervisor1990-1993
Specialized in installing custom cabinetry in both residential remodeling and new construction projects.
Complied with OSHA regulations, Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and safety precautions.
Selected specified type of lumber or other materials as needed.
Constructed and repaired structures and fixtures of wood, plywood, and wallboard, using carpenter's hand tools and power tools conforming to local building codes.
International Aviation and Travel AcademyArlington, TX
Airline/Travel Industry Program1987 - 1988
Carpenter Apprenticeship School Garden Grove, CA