2 Carpenter Resume Samples and 6 Writing Tips

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In order to apply for a carpentry job, you will need to craft a good resume, as well as a cover letter. If you want your Carpenter resume to get noticed, you must emphasize your relevant skills, accomplishments, and experiences.

The following are 6 resume writing tips and 2 carpenter resume examples to guide you further.

How to Write a Winning Resume for Carpenter? 6 Tips

  1. Start your resume with a summary or carpenter objective statement to grab the employer’s attention at the very beginning.
  2. Add information about your relevant carpentry skills and experiences.
  3. Derive keywords from the carpenter job advertisement and add them to your resume.
  4. Customize your resume as per the needs of the employer.
  5. Proofread your resume before sending it.
  6. Send a carpenter cover letter along with your resume and other job application documents.

Sample Carpenter Resume #1

Joshua Carter
782 Everest Lane, Los Angeles, CA 56332
(000) 333-8542
Joshua@email.com


❖❖ CARPENTER ❖❖

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY
Methodical and dexterous Carpenter with 9+ years’ diverse experience in furniture making, construction carpentry, and drywall installation. A safety-minded individual who has a track record of understanding the customers’ preferences and delivering guaranteed satisfactory services. Strong analytical skills and a proven ability to solve problems with a multifaceted perspective.

CORE CARPENTRY COMPETENCIES
Frame Development | Window Installation
Roof Repairing | Cost Estimation
Scaffolding | Weather Insulation
Drywall Installation | Cabinet Installation
Refinishing/Renovation | False Ceiling
Blueprint Reading | Lamination

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Carpenter                                                     
ACTIVE WORKFORCE, Los Angeles, CA
2013 – Present
• Timely identify a structural flaw in an old building’s framework and repaired it accordingly, saving the building owner from a loss of $60000.
• Install 500 cabinets cost-effectively, which reduced cost by $10000.
• Design and install wooden partitions, structure frames, windows and doors
• Fit false ceilings and dry walls based on blueprints
• Issue cost estimates for various projects based on floor plans
• Cut and build office and home furniture as per design and customer requirements
• Repair old furniture, interior, and exterior woodwork
• Build and install wall cabinets and built-in wooden shelves

Carpentry Aide                                           
MODERN BUILDERS, Los Angeles, CA
2011 – 2013
• Successfully complete drywall installation and roof renovation in a triple story building consisting of 12 rooms per floor in less than two months’ time.
• Carried out maintenance of installed doors and windows
• Built calculated structure frameworks for fittings
• Carried out scaffolding tasks and dismantled the same for various buildings
• Implemented given blueprints accurately utilizing the identified material
• Repaired, renovated, polished and refinished interior woodwork
• Assisted in the planning and implementation of demolition projects

EDUCATION
Diploma in Carpentry
CITY VOCATIONAL COLLEGE, Los Angeles, CA – 2005

ADDITIONAL STRENGTHS
• Bilingual: Fluent in English and Spanish
• Load lifting ability up to 60 lbs.
• Strong numeracy skills

Resume for Carpenter (Example #2)

DANIEL VICTOR
188 Commons Drive, Reston, VA 20191
(000) 456–7200
[Email]


CARPENTER

Poised to bring creative approach, carpentry education, and hands-on experience, to attain the highest level of client’s satisfaction and increase profits.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
• 13+ years of extensive experience in the carpentry field
• Proficient in crafting soundless structures
• Demonstrated ability to apply modern methods, techniques, and advanced shop mathematics at work
• Fully trained in the use of carpentry tools and other equipment
• Competent at reading blueprints accurately

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Lamination Work | Stain-Grade Trimming
Doors Making | Windows Designing
Cabinet Installations | Kitchen Wood Work
Dry Walls | Framing (Wood & Steel)

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Carpenter
Department of Air Force – Beale AFB, CA
2012-2020
• Constructed, installed, repaired and modified wooden and metal structures
• Adequately performed regular roofing repairs including asphalt, tiles, slate roll roofing, felts and shingles
• Maintained safety procedures and regulations
• Prepared reports of completed and pending work
• Received performance-based bonuses and rewards
• Obtained vocational training on woodwork from the Craft Club Chicago

Contractor Carpenter
Tulane University – New Orleans, LA
2007-2012
• Performed regular carpentry and maintenance work
• Completed an order of 500 wooden desks and chairs for classrooms
• Renovated campus twice a year which included polishing furniture and repair work
• Carried out all kinds of carpentry work ranging from renovations to new building construction projects
• Installed cabinets, flooring, windows, doors, roof supports, etc.
• Never received a single complaint from any client

Maintenance Carpenter
Katmai – Goodfellow, TX
2005-2007
• Provided carpentry and maintenance services on furniture, doors, and windows
• Planned and worked on layout derived from blueprints, drawings, models and verbal instructions
• Used numerous carpenter hand tools, portable power tools and measuring instruments to perform work

EDUCATION
Grand City School, Windsor, VT | 2004
Associate of Applied Science in Carpentry

I am a passionate worker who believes in quality instead of quantity of the work.






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