Experienced and versatile in carpentry and woodworking with background in residential, commercial, and municipal construction and remodeling to include framing, trim, windows, doors, and siding.
In-depth knowledge of construction process from material selection, techniques, tools and equipment to quality assurance, cost control, and saftey.
Accurately read blueprints, project plans, and specifications; determine material needs, estimate costs, and prioritize tasks to minimize production delays.
Proven expertise in project / team supervision; excel at communicating with clients, architects, and subcontractors to deliver results within budget and stated requirements.
Comfortably negotiate multistory heights and able to lift more than 75 pounds.
Possess full range of quality tools, reliable late-model truck, and excellent driving and attendance record.
List of Skills
- New Construction
- Project Management
- Remolding & Renovations
- Ornamental Design
- Commericial& Residential
- Building Codes
- Building Plans
- Blue Prints
- Building Additions
- Building Foundations
- Cabinet Design, Building & Installation
- Equipment Maintenance
Seth Reynolds Construction ┃(Madison, WI) ┃ Lead Carpenter, 2013 to Present
Supervise four-member team engaged in build of local high school; led or participated in all construction phases. Interface with inspectors, project managers, subcontractors, and crews. Ensure work completed met internal standards and regulatory requirements. Determine material needs and order products from suppliers. Schedule and train crew members.
- Identified and resolved potential cost-overrun issue; maintained project schedule despite unexpected subcontractor delays.
- Proactively coordinated with suppliers to ensure material costs remained within budget.
C. Dagenais LLC ┃ (Madison, WI) ┃ Journeyman Carpenter, 2006 to 2013
Contributed to successful completion of commercial and county construction projects. Interpreted blueprints and assessed job requirements. Ordered and scheduled delivery of materials, and communicated with clients and project managers to prioritize workflow. Operated broad range of power tools such as table saws, radial arm saws, circular saws, planers, jointers, and drills. Built block outs, forms, machine pads, panels, parapets, and safety rails for stairs and windows. Signed off on completed work and closed out projects.
- Demonstrated initiative by taking lead on critical projects; framed two school buildings and extensive restaurant remodel.
Walker Brothers, Inc. ┃ (Milwaukee, WI) ┃ Carpenter Apprentice, 2003 to 2006
Gained exposure and valuable experience in construction-industry standards and processes through hands-on participation in numerous residential builds. Worked closely with project managers and crew to achieve objectives. Performed and assisted with framing, roof and stair building, and various rough carpentry tasks. Coordinated with Journeymen on completing estimations and collaborated on designs, ensuring projects met National Building Code standards.
- Quickly earned reputation for superior quality and attention to detail.