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Journeyman Carpenters are wood workers who have completed their apprenticeship. Usual duties described on a Journeyman Carpenter resume are consulting with clients, building wood structures, making sure safety guidelines are being followed, and training less experienced workers. Based on our most successful resume samples for Journeyman Carpenters, the ideal candidate should demonstrate carpentry expertise, good math skills, building codes knowledge, dexterity, customer service orientation, and teamwork. Eligible candidates hold a high school diploma or the equivalent.

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Foreman, Journeyman Carpenter, Labor Foreman

Mid-sized commercial plumbing and carpentry contractor servicing industrial, retail, restaurant, medical, educational, municipal clients in both private and public sector - specializing in new construction, additions, renovations, tenant improvements, remodeling, demolition and site work.

  • Led or participated in all construction phases.
  • Determined material needs and order products from suppliers scheduled and trained crew members.
  • Coordinated safety, dust protection, demo, layout, metal and wood framing, install hollow metal door frames and doors, all phases on concrete as carpentry Foreman.
  • Met with inspectors, project managers, subcontractors and crews to ensure work completed met internal standards and regulatory requirements.
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
24
years
at this job
2

Journeyman Carpenter/foreman

Responsible for setting up and maintaining the daily operations of [company name]

  • Trained and updated all current and new hire employees
  • Reduced daily cost of the overall operations
  • Maintained a professional and personal relationship with clients.
  • Responsible for all aspects related to the building of structures(residential & commercial)
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
3

Journeyman Carpenter

Interpreted and worked from job orders, specifications, blueprints, and other related drawings

  • Handled and executed all activities related to erection and dismantling of scaffolds
  • Determined and utilized all required tools need to construct scaffold safely at proper rating
  • Maintained all work-related records for tools and inventory
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Finance
4

Journeyman Carpenter

Contributed to successful completion of commercial projects. Interpret blueprints and assess job requirements. Poses excellent skills in all facets of carpentry and preform high quality work at production pace in several skills.

  • Read, interpret and understand architectural drawings
  • Lay out all carpentry work including footings, framing, acoustical ceilings and finish work
  • Anticipate and plan for load path in structural framing
  • Prepare detailed and accurate material list for all carpentry work
  • Plan work for self and assigned crew at least one week in advance
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
5

Journeyman Carpenter

Inspected wall coverings, floor and ceiling tile, glass and woodwork to find damaged structure.

  • Shape or cut material to specified measurements, using hand tools, machines or power saws.
  • Installed machinery, needed to assemble the Chevrolet Cruze, at the Lordstown Assembly Plant, while working as a Millwright. November, 2003 to November, 2006
  • Attended training classes to learn the variety of skills needed to be a Carpenter.
  • Gained experience working with hand and power tools in a job environment.
  • Obtained a new respect for Carpenters after realizing the amount of knowledge needed to do their job.
Candidate Info
39
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BA
Economics
6

Journeyman Carpenter

  • Provided commercial journeyman carpentry service for five Walt Disney World Theme Parks and Resorts.
  • Constructed the exterior and interior of major theme park attractions; built masonry walls, covered exterior with various materials as depicted in artistic rendition of rides, monuments, or attractions sites.
  • Interpreted blueprints, sketches and building plans to construct and repair theme park attractions; rides, bridges, stage area, dining areas, and park entrances.
  • Repaired hurricane damaged foundations; exterior walls of attraction sites, preserved ornamental designs surround monuments and theme park attractions.
  • Constructed Animal Kingdom’s Expedition Everest utilizing hand, masonry and power tools to shape, cut, sand, and buff materials for doors, window trims, stucco, and dry walls.
  • Ensured the safety and soundness of heavily traveled bridges and walkways; installed bricks, pavers, tile, stone, and block.
  • Collaborated with teams of electricians, plumbers, and engineers to complete project deadlines.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
Skills / Certifications
Carpentry
7

Union Journeyman Carpenter

Completed day to day tasks on commercial and residential construction projects including stick framing metal and wood buildings. Installation of windows, doors and hardware. Installation of acoustic grid ceilings. Exterior applications including roofing and siding.

  • Coordinated crews on multiple million dollar projects in accordance with contract documents.
  • Adhered to safety rules set by OSHA and general contractors; maintained a safe and clean work environment.
  • Assisted in material estimates and tools needed to complete projects.
  • Excellent understanding of construction trade's flow for the timely completion of projects.
  • Familiar with the tracking of carpenter weekly time sheets.
  • Monitored crew member's quality control efforts and project timelines to insure customer satisfaction.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
AA
Construction Management
8

Journeyman Carpenter

Responsible for building and installing Acoustical Ceiling Panels and maintaining the maintenance of the ceiling for Apple, AT&T Ballpark, MAC commercial businesses

  • Install or repair panel damage, such as rips, tares, and water damage
  • Respond to on call service request to provide access to other trades by removing the ceiling panel to allow access above ceiling.
  • Traveled 40% on call locally/out of state for panel maintenance
  • Responsible for booking flights for work assignments located out of state
  • Worked varies shifts /on call
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
9

Journeyman Carpenter

Supervised up to 5 employees, assigned them tasks and reviewed the quality of their work

  • Hung drywall, laid carpeting and installed acoustic ceilings and tile at residential and commercial
  • Completed millwork and framed walls and installed window and door frames
  • Utilized various hand and power tools, laser measurement devices and heavy industrial equipment
  • Read and routinely worked with blueprints, plans and layouts
  • Coordinated and scheduled work between various trades and contractors
  • Ordered materials and kept track of material inventory
  • Worked on high-profile projects at U.I.C., Northwestern University, University of Chicago, Chicago Park District locations, Chicago Water Reclamation Centers, McCormick Place and Ronald McDonald House
  • Designed, maintained and updated company websites
  • Operated a service van and commuted between jobsites for installation and maintenance purposes
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Microsoft Office
10

Journeyman Carpenter

Completed and Received OSHA 30 Certification

  • Helped plan daily activities, to adhere to project schedule
  • Coordinated work with other trades
  • Backup for foreman when off site
  • Completed peer safety reviews
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration

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