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Architect

Architect

Senior

Designed and helped to build and create additions to several city infrastructures, including hospitals and municipalities, as lead architect.

  • Worked with city officials to implement design modules into construction plans that focused on sustainability and practicality.
  • Collaborated with civil engineering teams to evaluate functionality and durability of design and building plans.
  • Performed visual impact assessments on construction plans by testing building sites for potential liabilities.
  • Contracted by CEO of a company to redesign their multi-story building.
  • Supervised and mentored mid-level design team members.
  • Consulted with lot owners for feedback on landscape alterations.
  • Provided oversight in the development of ideas and plans and cost estimates for more challenging projects.
  • Increased referrals to firm by 35% and boosted revenue by 25%.

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Construction worker

Foreman

Senior

Multifaceted role requiring networking, negotiations and project coordination skills to oversee and facilitate all aspects of construction projects.

  • Oversaw HR functions and project workflow optimization initiatives to recruit experienced workers and drive construction projects from inception to successful completion.
  • Researched vendors and negotiated costs to ensure cost-effective, continuous and timely supply of materials to construction sites.
  • Outlined project work plans, delegated tasks and enforced the adherence of safety protocols to ensure the seamless flow of construction activities.
  • Executed regular evaluations and maintenance of equipment to ensure optimal functionality and the safety of workers.

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Construction estimator

Senior

Detail-intensive role requiring precise analytical and project management skills to simultaneously work in different projects at varying stages of completion.

  • Oversaw the compilation and evaluation of construction figures to deliver accurate estimates that facilitate the development of tactical project scopes.
  • Utilized data analyzation software to process, interpret and organize databases of information relevant to each project to streamline estimation processes and develop strategic plans.
  • Oversaw the recruitment and training the departments’ administrative staff to uphold daily work standards and improve workflows.
  • Maintained relations with construction project leads and managers to monitor project progress and ongoing costs.

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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 manager

Senior

Served as a liaison between the strategic relationship, commercial teams, and contractors, as well as all internal organizations on any technical questions about the project.

  • Assured that the building project was completed on time and under budget.
  • Scheduled hot-taps, connectors, and breakdowns.
  • Planned long- and short-term activities and materials for yearly programs.
  • Interacted with architecture, marketing, and project planning to offer valuable assistance for many initiatives of different sizes.
  • Allocated machinery and resources to the customer and subcontractors to meet deadlines.
  • Organized and conducted fabrication production at local supermarkets.
  • Demanded, quickly, and efficiently fixed concerns.

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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

Senior

Coordinated the fabrication of a wide range of metal components, including beams, pipeline valves, cylindrical and rectangular tubes, etc. Captained teams of up to 20 crew, providing training and mentorship on various welding techniques. 

  • Delivered numerous fabrication projects to the required standards by accurately interpreting designs and blueprints and formulating strategic welding procedures.
  • Championed compliance with the welding safety procedures, reducing welding-related incidents by 40%.
  • Sought out by management for complex welds for pipelines, railway lines, and bridges, courtesy of exceptional skill and flawless welding record.

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Civil engineering

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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Civil engineer

Senior

Specialized position encompassing relations, project management and infrastructure design functions in support of a reputable construction company to deliver on high-end civil projects.

  • Worked collaboratively with technical professionals to developed innovative integrated digital and civil infrastructural designs for private and public clients.
  • Led intake meetings with clients to discuss their visions and project specifications whilst also delivering routine progress reports to all stakeholders.
  • Drew up detailed project plans according to clients’ specifications, whilst ensuring compliance with all quality and procedural standards.
  • Recruited and coordinated both internal and external contractors to work on specific projects.

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Landscaping

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

Senior

Used special techniques, spades, brooms, chemicals, nozzles, and lubricants to clean, disinfect, and maintain equipment, machinery, and workstations.

  • Operated a hold truck forklift in a sub-zero freezer, loading and unloading products.
  • Used a forklift to transfer materials across the plant.
  • Used an RF gun to handle inventory activities.
  • Promoted a clean, safe, and enjoyable workplace.
  • Collected orders from the categorized slot and loaded them onto trucks as ordered.
  • Recorded and maintained the condition of allocated equipment.
  • Allocated additional duties and responsibilities.
  • Collected all documents and supervised vehicle activities such as condition monitoring, workload, pre-trip assessment, and cargo security and safety.

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Heavy equipment operator

Senior

Followed all corporate practices and OSHA/MSHA standards for safe working methods.

  • Performed daily pre-and post- audits on apparatus with documentary evidence.
  • Accomplished preventative maintenance on construction machines under the service and maintenance booklet.
  • Experienced with traditional punch presses and deformation equipment.
  • Integrated mechanical operations with other processes and payloads positioned or moved per manual or verbal cues from staff members.
  • Performed the tasks like backfilling excavations, shaking, or fracturing stone or pavement.
  •  Documented the agreement for organizational adjustments and upgrades, such as efficiency and cost-effectiveness.
  •  Created, implemented, and managed a compliance management register for Army acquisitions and assets.

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Contractor

Contractor

Senior

Supervised and insured employees, subcontractors, and public safety, as well as environmental preservation.

  • Designed and examined restored residential homes, as well as a variety of technical activities in contract management and material, product, and service acquisition.
  • Delivered ongoing and prospective project documentation to employees and their families.
  • Provided current and future project information to employees and their families. 
  • Included new methods of assessing labor activities on all new projects to identify new, more economical multiple perceptions.
  • Interacted with architecture firms and construction firms as a coordinator.
  • Equipped all construction staff with the right tools and materials to execute project plans competently.

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Independent contractor

Senior

Complex, multifaceted role requiring practiced project management and cross-functional collaboration expertise to work as an independent contractor on several big construction projects.

  • Liaised with project leads and clients to define creative visions and project goals to develop strategic execution plans.
  • Compiled and evaluated project requirements and schematics to develop accurate estimates on project costs and timeline.
  • Leveraged an extensive network of vendors to source, negotiate and secure materials required for independent projects.
  • Effectively handled equipment onsite to ensure the seamless execution of duties as well as the safety of other workers present.

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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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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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Civil engineering

Dynamic and creative engineer with over 6 years’ hands-on experience in overseeing all aspects of civil infrastructural engineering projects from inception to completion. Adept at leveraging expertise in process optimization and project management to facilitate safe and cost-effective operations.

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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

Skilled and competent forklift operator with a high level of expertise in managing sophisticated forklifts. Maintained adequate inventory levels and filled chosen slots with commodities from stocks. Capacity to work in a fast-paced warehouse setting. Extraordinary ability to maintain a safe workplace while sticking to processes and regulations. Have excellent communication skills and knowledge to operate a variety of heavy-duty production machinery.

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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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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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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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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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Landscaping

Dedicated and multi-lingual landscaper with a recent apprenticeship working on residential properties seeking a position with a company working in outdoor commercial areas focused on design and function. Optimistic and eager to learn new skills as part of a team.

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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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