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Home Builders handle various aspects of new home construction projects, from design to roofing. Typical activities performed by these skilled workers include building home frames, installing electrical systems, adding insulation, installing windows and doors, and estimating material needs and costs. Those interested in a Home Builder position should showcase in their resumes qualifications like masonry expertise, technical skills, physical fitness, good numerical skills, troubleshooting abilities, and attention to details. The most successful resume samples make display of an Associate's Degree in construction.

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Residential Home Builder

Purchasing Manager

  • Organized, coordinated, and managed multiple building projects simultaneously that included procurement of all building materials including lumber, resins, drywall, mechanicals including union and non-union labor.
  • Managed trade partners and their manufactures to ensure that products met specification targets and company pricing.
  • Negotiated and awarded all trade contracts that resulted in a gross profit of 20%, which was 45% above the national average.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Project Management
2

Custom Home Builder

Own and operate residential construction design and major renovation contracting business.

  • Secured contracts producing $200K revenue in year 1, $500K by year 2.
  • Flipped two pieces of undeveloped land producing $35K profit and $175K equity on retained land asset.
  • Paid all business debts by year 2, used earnings to finance new business ventures in year 3 (Nevaio).
  • Secured $1.2M custom home contract in year 4.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
MA
Master of Arts
3

Residential Home Builder

Comprehensive knowledge of land entitlement, and development, ranging from single family homes ($200,000 - $800,000) to multi-family subdivisions ($1,000,000 - $2,000,000).

  • Administered budgets, bookkeeping, vendor and subcontractor sourcing, and LLC management.
  • Administered contracts with professional consultants, municipalities, and financial institutions.
  • Administered state and local policy compliance.
  • Conducted public presentations to city governments.
  • Supervised all building trades from site development to project completion.
Candidate Info
47
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Paralegal
4

Semi Custom Home Builder

Junior Sales Manager

  • Successfully negotiated and sold new homes.
  • Drafted sales contracts and change orders.
  • Coordinated all closing activities.
  • Assumed responsibility for the day to day operation of the retail office, which was open seven days a week and employed a staff of three, at any given time.
  • Trained Administrative Staff on office operations and customer service.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
5

Custom Home Builder

Office manager/ Accounts payable/ Accounts Receivable and Payroll

  • Executed daily operations to maintain the highest quality work and standards set.
  • Instrumental in running the behind the scenes of the location as well as the front of the location.
  • Directed hiring and assignment of personnel -coordinated brick, roof and cornice colors.
  • Assist customers with paint, cabinet and tile selections.
  • Work with plan designers on room size, roof pitch, alterations and general flow issues of house plans.
  • Investigated and resolved any quality and service complaints by customers.
  • Inventory control, scheduling, staffing.
Candidate Info
40
years in
workforce
32
years
at this job
6

Custom Home Builder, Degree in Business Administration

I have 18 years of experience building custom homes and would like to put my skills to work.
Education and Training

  • Detroit Entrepreneurship Institute Certificate in Small Business Entrepreneurship.
  • Wayne County Community College Associate of Science in Business Administration.
  • State of Michigan Graduated and hold a Michigan Builders License.
  • State of Michigan completed with a (G.E.D.).
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Small Business Entrepreneurship
AS
Business Administration
7

Custom Handcrafted Home Builder

Fabrication of handcrafted tapered log homes

  • Created project schedules including estimated man-hours, costs, and project milestones
  • Management of project execution and project based inventory
  • Oversaw completion of on-site construction
  • Worked closely with other project team members, departments, and the end-customer throughout project timelines
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Forest Products
BS
Construction Management
8

Home Builder Liaison / Sales Specialist

List, actively promote, and sell homes throughout the Northwest Suburbs and in new residential communities consisting of single family executive homes and custom homes valued over $500K.

  • Developed cooperative relationships with Ryland Homes and Fairfield Custom Builders.
  • Closed over 40% of homes in Ryland's Ashton Point in Crystal Lake, IL during 2013.
  • Actively promote homes in Bryn Mawr, Crystal Lake for Ryland Homes during period of accelerated sales.
  • Corroborate with developers on innovative marketing strategies to drive traffic to communities during challenging economy.
  • Monitor and maintain an active pipeline of prospective customers and referrals.
  • Consistently maintain a high customer satisfaction rating on purchase experience after closing.
  • Negotiate final selling price based upon profit margin and other relevant issues to achieve financial objectives. Review and approve attorney modifications to Home Purchase Agreements.
  • Strategize, plan, introduce, and guide an entrepreneurial style of business to achieve goals.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
9

Custom Home Builder on Chicago's North Shore

Assisted in the completion of 3 custom-built home projects (budgets in excess of $1 million)

  • Responsibilities included insulation and drywall work, demolition, windows and doors installation
  • Transported materials to and from distribution center to construction site via company trucks
  • Developed a working knowledge of an extensive array of tools and home-building techniques
  • Warehouse organization
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BS
American Studies
10

Production Home Builder

Responsible for the oversight of the general construction of a home within the allotted 3 month period, supervised large groups of volunteers working on home to ensure work was done correctly, accountable for daily tool conex and trailer inventory.

  • Trained unskilled labor on a daily basis in order to efficiently and effectively construct home.
  • Worked closely with homeowners, answered any concerns or questions they may have had regarding their home during the construction process.
  • Operated forklift to move and transport materials at the job site.
  • Learned how to operate and properly maintain power tools.
  • Hands on experience with framing, hardy plank siding, soffit, interior and exterior trim, truss layout and installation, decking, shingle roofing, and window installation.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BBA
Real Estate Finance And Development

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