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Architect

Architect

Experienced

Managed and delivered end-to-end building projects including schematic design, review shop drawings, and submittals while driving consultants to produce successful projects. Ensured quality assurance program is initiated and followed throughout the project lifecycle.

  • Continually demonstrate an ability to recruit and build project teams to achieve client, project, and internal office project goals; strong commitment to fostering an inclusive environment that encourages professional growth.
  • Managed advertisement and bidding for clients, reviewed submittals, and answered Requests for Information.
  • Performed architectural research, developed design concepts and criteria, and prepared reports/calculations, and detailed design and construction documents.
  • Presented plans and documents to governing and permitting authorities for land use, zoning, and permit approvals.
  • Inspected construction of all phases of projects adhering to plans and specifications. Advised contractors on the interpretation of the plans and specifications.
  • Estimated material, drafted construction specifications, and prepared detailed construction documents.

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Architect

Experienced

Managed daily operations and progress of architectural engineering and planning projects for all city departments. Oversaw large architectural and public works projects from conception to completion including design, scope, budget, and contract agreements ensuring compliance with all local, state, and federal government regulations.

  • Guided staff and consultants on design and construction issues as well as compliance. Identified structure specifications and collaborated with mechanical, plumbing, and electrical engineers to resolve issues.
  • Reviewed construction projects while directing construction engineers.
  • Consulted with architects, engineers, and other governmental entities to discuss project implementation, city policies, and procedures.
  • Evaluated building space plans to adhere to divisional policies, city and state codes, and regulations and recommend approval of final project plans.
  • Utilized computer design software and equipment to produce technical reports and graphic presentations for public works projects.
  • Proactively resolved project management and funding issues.
  • Functioned as technical advisor for architectural contract management partnering with city officials to gather project requirements and budget.
  • Interviewed, hired, and supervised 10 team members while counseling and motivating staff to maintain harmony.
  • Executed all staff disciplinary actions, investigations, complaints, conflict resolution, and terminations ensured compliance with employment laws and company’s policies.

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Civil engineering

Civil engineer

Experienced

Oversaw water and wastewater treatment projects while leading a team of engineers, designers, and technicians. Planned, designed, and performed construction, bidding, and rehabilitation of municipal water and wastewater pumping systems and treatment plants including modeling, pipelines, lift stations, and treatment facilities.

  • Oversaw hydraulic models, process calculations, and project reports collaborating with clients, consultants, regulatory agencies, and members of the public.
  • Ensured and enforced adherence to proper procedures and protocol.
  • Identified and analyzed the principal design features and major design alternatives that satisfy the project’s purpose.

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Civil engineer

Senior

Oversaw large multi-million-dollar Construction public works and commercial projects while supervising technicians, survey crews, and materials testing technicians. Inspected construction activities to ensure compliance with contract specifications.

  • Created high-grade civil engineering projects including construction document drawings, specifications, narratives, and calculations.
  • Communicated frequently with contractors and design engineers while resolving and preventing site-specific problems.
  • Designed roadway, grading, pavements, sanitary sewer, storm drainage, domestic and fire water main systems, erosion, sediment control, and traffic plans.

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Construction worker

Foreman

Experienced

Led construction projects throughout the community while managing and working with the construction tradesman to conduct daily tasks. Ensured third-party contractors have all required materials to continue progress and maintain quality.

  • Constructed Park Model RVs and Tiny Homes including building stairs/decks/railing.
  • Connected utilities (propane, water, wastewater)Electrical rough-in and trim out.
  • Installed blinds, appliances, AC Pouring, and concrete pads.
  • Communicated daily progress to the Construction Project Manager and partnered with volunteer groups to build houses.
  • Promoted safety, quality, and procedural standards.
  • Attended weekly team meetings and monthly staff meetings
  • Assisted Construction & Maintenance team while maintaining a clean shop and job site.

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Construction laborer

Entry level

Operated with project leaders, architects, plumbers, electrical, roofing, and builders in modular components.

  • Worked with carpentry, deconstruction, architectural details, repainting, and sealing.
  • Performed a wide range of construction activities as directed by the owner.
  • Dedicated myself to things until they were finished.
  • Built mutual trust with project managers.
  • Renovated both residential and retail residences efficiently.
  • Collected basic materials for fabricating patterns and filling holes.
  • Arranged ladders, scaffolding, and lifting equipment to transport materials to roofs.
  • Performed daily responsibilities such as maintaining equipment cleanliness, which included polishing and pressure cleaning machinery and automobiles.
  • Empowered the teams with technical direction. 

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Construction manager

Construction project manager

Senior

Oversaw several high-profile construction projects from inception to completion. Facilitated several roles: Project Manager, Project Superintendent, Project Engineer, and Lead Assistant Superintendent. Maintained positive relationships with Clients, Architects, Engineers, and other project stakeholders to facilitate pre-construction, construction, and post-construction activities. Collaborated with superintendents daily about project and subcontractor progress. Evaluated subcontractor’s bids, negotiated and prepared subcontractor agreements.

  • Managed $90 M of 200,000 SF Commercial Building and $50 M Elementary School of 100,000 SF.
  • Reviewed invoices and payment requests against open contracts, purchase orders and prepare monthly pay applications.
  • Directed all field personnel to achieve completion of the project on schedule, within budget, with superior workmanship that conformed to original plans and specifications.
  • Maintained construction paperwork by processing submittals, updated construction drawings with RFIs, ASIs, and PRs, and ensured subcontractors had the latest information.

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Construction superintendent

Experienced

Managed and supervised end-to-end construction projects of building over $5M of custom residential homes including preparing pre-construction budgets and estimates ensuring all projects are delivered on time and within budget ensuring optimum usage of machines, labor, and materials. Supervised Foreman and contractors while effectively communicating and enforced site safety protocols to new hires.

  • Administered benefits, time, payroll, and attendance for unit staff.
  • Minimized project life cycle time by scheduling home construction meetings with the trade and supply contractors.
  • Maintained good housekeeping practices in homes and subdivisions.
  • Created project management plans aligning staffing needs for each phase of construction.
  • Appraised subcontractors’ performance and promptly submitted invoices.
  • Inspected homes to monitor progress and oversaw walkthroughs ensuring staff and subcontractors comply with company construction standards, quality control, and safety procedures.

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Welder

Welder

Senior

Directed 40 team members overseeing electrical, plumbing, heating, carpentry, dirt work, equipment relocation, set-up, and rebuild. Trained and performed performance evaluation for maintenance workers.

  • Facilitated, monitored, and managed the full range of mechanical equipment and machinery repair including unsupervised maintenance, troubleshooting, servicing, and testing.
  • Conducted equipment and component inspections, functional checks, and preventive maintenance; removed, repaired, reassembled, and replaced components and systems.
  • Provided detailed technical insight, interpreted inspection findings, and implemented a comprehensive course of action.
  • Inspected and tested completed metal workpieces to ensure conformation to specifications, using metal and testing devices.

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Welder

Experienced

Managed a machine shop supervising 2 apprentices and 10 junior welders. Welded, maintained, and designed high-grade stainless steel to the food and beverage, pharmaceutical, semiconductor machines while maintaining the best quality standards. Planned, designed, and completed several end-to-end welding projects for diverse clients.

  • Utilized cutting torch equipment to dismantle assemblies and to cut material to size and shape.
  • Studied blueprint, engineering specifications, and production schedules.

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Landscaping

Landscaper

Experienced

Managed all landscape maintenance tasks with a sense of pride and ownership adhering to established quality guidelines for daily property conditioning. Led landscape crews to achieve established goals through continuous training and mentoring.

  • Implemented customer referral program to facilitate word-of-mouth advertising; encouraged customer referrals by offering incentives to the clients and referral discounts to new clients.
  • Constructed paths or paved areas, walls, rockeries, ponds and water features, sheds, and fences across the park.
  • Performed landscape maintenance tasks such as mowing, edging, bed grooming, pruning, fertilizing, blowing, weed control, and repair of irrigation.
  • Planned and supervised landscape maintenance activities according to schedules, standards, and procedures.
  • Assigned daily tasks to the maintenance crew ensuring the crew delivers top-quality projects on time.
  • Answered customer inquiries regarding methods, material, and price ranges.
  • Estimated labor, material, and machine costs.

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Landscaper

Senior

Managed and trained landscape crews in the safe operation of tools and equipment while enforcing operating procedures and work standards that will ensure adequate performance and personnel safety. Created and maintained beautiful landscapes to industrial, commercial, and public properties collaborating with landscape and architectural designers to create world-class outdoor environments. Operated loaders, mini-excavators, and skid steer machinery with various attachments.

  • Inspected completed work to ensure conformance to specifications, standards, and contract requirements.
  • Pruned shrubs and low trees to improve growth habits while removing broken branches.
  • Planted and maintained flower beds and applied mulch.
  • Performed weeding by hand using a garden hoe or hula hoe.
  • Responded to customer's and guest's requests politely and appropriately.
  • Built customer relationships by asking clients to leave unbiased online reviews.

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Heavy equipment operator

Forklift operator

Experienced

Make recommendations for improvements to supervisors. Operate heavy machinery including forklift, pallet mover, swing-reach truck, and picker. Follow manufacturing and organizational rules and guidelines on regulatory and safety compliance.

  • Prepared over 500 deliveries per week with precise staging and team collaboration.
  • Revised employee handbook to include new safety procedures that reduced safety incidents by 50%.
  • Improved environmental and legal compliance by initiating a start-up checklist completed prior to each shift.

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Forklift operator

Entry level

Operate heavy machinery including forklift, pallet mover, swing-reach truck, and picker to store, retrieve, or move heavy loads. Prepare loading and off-loading deliveries safely and efficiently. Correctly position the forklift to retrieve loads in difficult locations.

  • Continually exceeded expectations pertaining to the loading and off-loading of up to 300 deliveries per week.
  • Perform quality checks on up to 50 points of concern; reduced QA issues 50% by describing issues to processing teams.
  • Earned merit-based compensation bonus for improving processing time 50%.

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Contractor

Contractor

Experienced

Managed 30 complex construction projects over 2 years collaborating with clients and their architects and designers from conception to completion including cost-benefit analysis and estimation. Utilized construction management strategies, cost tracking systems to complete projects from inception to completion while delivering exceptional personalized service. Oversaw all stages of residential, remodeling, and commercial construction projects and managed construction professionals to implement day-to-day operations.

  • Associated with land department officials to ensure accuracy of grade, wall placements, curbs, streets, and utilities.
  • Utilized sustainable design and construction methods that increase building efficiency and reduce operating costs.
  • Helped clients in selecting materials and systems that improve the workplace environment, limit waste, and extend the building’s lifecycle.
  • Managed quality control efforts, project management, and homebuyer inspections.
  • Acquired new properties and develops the scope of work and budgets for improvements; executes RFP’s, negotiate final contracts, and manages the project from inception to completion.
  • Directed all field personals to achieve completion of the project on schedule, within budget, with high-quality workmanship that confirmed to original plan and specification.
  • Maximized profits by building positive industry relationships and customer partnerships.
  • Partnered with multiple Community Redevelopment Agencies to create affordable housing on infill lots.

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Contractor

Entry level

Maintained a smooth workflow and efficient organizational processes by collaborating with teams/ departments.

  • Implemented guidelines and rules and kept a safe working environment.
  • Worked with architects to overcome design issues.
  • Accepted and forwarded RFIs to the competent architect in charge for resolution.
  • Examined all designs for omitting errors before bidding.
  • Imported new equipment and materials.
  • Manufactured and delivered freshly built mobile homes.
  • Supervised procedures at most construction sites.
  • Designed and executed projects on time and on budget.
  • Reviewed project progress and made required modifications to ensure timely completion.
  • Checked inventory and placed orders for commodities as needed.

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Objectives and summaries

Summary examples

Architect

Creative and quality-focused Architect with extensive experience in planning, designing, and construction documents including code analysis and schematic drawings. Communicates and collaborates with the client to understand functional and spatial requirements of new structure/site/renovation. Proficiency in Building Information Modeling (BIM), AutoCAD, and Microsoft Office Certified in LEED BD+C.

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Civil engineering

Achievement oriented civil engineer offering a remarkable career taking on and successfully delivering on increasingly challenging projects. Exceptional at building and leading specialized teams that apply engineering principles and innovative solutions to deliver projects according to clients’ specifications.

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Construction worker

Highly skilled and dedicated Construction Worker with 10 years of experience in completing building projects on schedule. Expertise in operating construction equipment heavy machinery, general carpentry, site preparation, concrete foundations, and framing practices. Possesses high school diploma, valid license with excellent driving record, reliable vehicle, good-quality hand tools, and the ability to lift up to 70 pounds and climb heights up to 100 ft.

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Construction manager

Construction leader with extensive experience leading end-to-end residential and commercial projects. Adept at transforming client’s vision into reality without sacrificing quality. Manages multiple large projects partnering with internal and external executive teams including vendors, contractors, and consultants. Proficient in Microsoft Office, P3, Suretrak, AutoCad, and proprietary project management software proficient.

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Welder

6G Certified Pipe Welder with 10+ years of dedicated experience in working at a machine shop to manufacture components, structure, and machines. Promotes and supports safety, production, and positive attitude throughout the process. Expertise in flame and plasma cutting torches and automated equipment.

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Landscaping

Recent Landscaping Certificate Graduate with knowledge in the care of indoor and outdoor gardens and plant life in commercial and public locations such as botanical gardens, hotels, and malls. Monitors and maintains plant health. Waters gardens, lawns, and landscapes. Demonstrates physical stamina, self-motivation, and flexibility to ensure responsibilities are met in a timely fashion and colleagues’ work is made easier.

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Heavy equipment operator

Highly engaged and productive counterbalance forklift operator with increasing levels of responsibility. Worked tirelessly in high-volume workplaces, putting quality and reliability foremost. Competent in operating forklifts in a warehouse setting to complete several tasks. Safely operates and maintains pallet jacks with considerable precision. Demonstrated ability to handle stock pulling and storage activities under business policies.

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Contractor

Experienced, results-oriented contractor with a background in logistics, management, and repair and maintenance. Several projects with competing priorities, such as infrastructure provision, regular inspections, and process control, were dominated. Exceptional cost estimate skills and experience working on restoration and new construction projects. Demonstrated ability to manage subcontractors, workers, machinery, and materials required for the project. Focused and aware of all minor and major construction standards.

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Objective examples

Architect

Innovative architect professional with knowledge of schematic design and feasibility in search of a position with a firm for contributing to ambitious projects and delivering great results.

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Civil engineering

Result oriented civil engineer offering a focused ability to evaluating and developing innovative solutions to engineering problems. Looking to secure a challenging position within a reputable construction company that offers access to bigger and intriguing projects.

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Construction worker

Avid Construction Worker with 3 years of experience in constructing small-scale residential housing units. Seeking a position with ABC Construction to hone skills in green construction.

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Construction manager

Seeking a Construction Project Manager role within a reputable company to leverage a civil engineering degree and knowledge of construction, resource management, and budget control.

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Welder

Devoted Junior Welder with 2 years' experience in constructing luxury coach bodies. Seeking a new and challenging role within the vehicle assembly industry to nurture skills in vehicle body fabrication.

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Landscaping

Hard-working individual seeking the right company to put my education, experience, and skills to work. Knowledgeable in the technical use of various tools and machines and ability to conduct physical labor to maintain outdoor residential and commercial settings.

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Heavy equipment operator

Work-oriented person with 6+ years of experience and excellent comprehension and analytical skills, looking for opportunities as a forklift operator in the corporate industry.

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Contractor

A highly motivated contractor who appreciates the value of documentation and teamwork with 6+ years of experience in construction management is ready to utilize his abilities to achieve deadlines and search for a job in the industry to contribute skills and expertise.

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