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Bricklayers build structures such as walls or walkways by using bricks and stones. Typical responsibilities listed on a Bricklayer resume sample include calculating needed materials, choosing appropriate construction methods, building foundations, preparing mortar, and making sure structures are level. Those interested in a Bricklayer job should demonstrate throughout their resumes attention to safety, physical strength, coordination, having an eye for details, and teamwork. A high school diploma or the equivalent is considered sufficient for this job.

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1

Bricklayer

Trained and managed two people on bricklaying and achieved significant improvements in their productivity.

  • Sprayed materials such as water, sand, vinyl, and stucco through hose to clean, coated and seal surfaces.
  • Dug ditches and leveled earth to grade specifications, using pick and shovel.
  • Measured, marked and recorded openings and distances to lay out area to be graded and to be erect building structures.
  • Smoothed and finished freshly poured cement and concrete, using flat, trowel, screed and powered cement finishing tool.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
2

Bricklayer/laborer

Operated machinery and equipment including skid loaders, forklifts, backhoes, bulldozers, and wet and dry cutting masonry saws

  • Constructed various structures utilizing block, brick and stone
  • Formed, poured and finished concrete
  • Performed a variety of laborious tasks including stocking blocks/bricks, mixing mortar, and building scaffold
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Parks And Recreation Management
Real Estate
3

Journeyman Bricklayer, Foreman and Straw Boss

As a Union Bricklayer you go where the work goes and by doing so I have to re-establish myself each time, which limits self-growth within a company. I have worked for four different companies in my 9 years in the Union. I have gone from bricklayer to straw boss (foreman's right hand man) to foreman.

  • Assisted a job that received the "Golden Trowel Award" for IN/KY
  • Ran work as a foreman for 2 years
  • Straw boss - Laying out of job and setup on several jobs
  • Completed 10 Hour OSHA Safety Class
  • Completed CPR training on Adults and infants
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
4

Bricklayer Apprentice

Develops work plans to demolish old brick inside of confined spaces

  • Ensures compliance with plant safety rules when performing tasks
  • Maintains constant communication with Plant Operators on task phases
  • Prepares work area for bricklayers to lay new brick inside vessels
  • Monitors LEL and Carbon Monoxide levels when work is being performed inside confined spaces
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
C
Process Technology
5

Journeyman/bricklayer

Lay bricks and stone to construct residential housing.

  • Lay bricks and concrete blocks to construct commercial businesses.
  • Assist other journeymen and foremen in the building of brick and stone exteriors of residential houses.
  • Read blueprints.
  • Assist foremen with the layout of the building structure.
  • Ability to visualize structures before being built.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Foreman/bricklayer

  • Operated company vehicle to pick up crew
  • Drove to work sites
  • Supervised crew
  • Performed brick masonry work
  • Assigned tasks to crew
  • Operated company vehicle to drop off crew
Candidate Info
34
years in
workforce
24
years
at this job
7

Bricklayer

  • Operate cement mixer, jackhammer, saws, nail guns and all other tools of trade.
  • Lay and align bricks and blocks to build or repair structures.
  • Specialized in commercial and industrial brickwork.
Candidate Info
36
years in
workforce
35
years
at this job
8

Bricklayer/ Facilitator

Demolished and poured cement pavements on the compound.

  • Tuck pointed & patched damaged walls of facility.
  • Introduced and explained masonry construction procedures.
  • Taught hands on training with use of materials.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Scaffold Safety
9

Laborer/bricklayer

Responsible for handling material such as bricks, blocks and mortar

  • Responsible for laying bricks
  • Responsible for operating construction forklift
  • Responsible for operating Bobcat
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
10

Journeyman Bricklayer

Building & restoring brick and block structures

  • Building scaffolding
  • Reinforcing structures with grout and steel
  • Maintaining a safe work environment
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job

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