I am a capable, hands-on and experienced Construction Worker with excellent practical skills and personal drive to complete tasks. I have gained substantial experience of working in the construction industry and I am currently looking for an opportunity that would allow me to develop my skills further and make a real difference in the building sector. I am an excellent team player, and I have the ability to complete any given jobs – supervised or unsupervised – to a very high standard.
* More than two years of work experience as a Labourer
* Worked across a variety of work environments ranging from residential and commercial buildings to roads, bridges, tunnels and demolition sites
* Achieved a Distinction for my BTEC Diploma
2012 – 2014
Level 2 BTEC Diploma in Construction
Grade achieved: Distinction
Health and Safety in Construction
Carpentry and Timber Products
Concreting, Compacting and Leveling
2005 – 2012
St. Christopher School
Results: 11 GCSEs at Grades A*-C.
Sept 2015 – Present
Construction Operative Site Labour Ltd
Main duties performed:
Digging and marking shallow trenches for foundations and drains
Putting up and dismantling the shuttering that holds setting concrete in place
Bending and fixing the metal bars to reinforce concrete
Fixing steel sheets together (steel piling)
Mixing up cement and other building materials
Digging holes, ditches, paths and trenches
Doing basic concreting, such as for foundations, floors and beams
Bricklaying throughout the project
Laying kerbs and re-surfacing for roads
Removing excess debris and waste (such as barbed wire and pieces or plastic)
Utilising and looking after specialist construction machinery
Following instructions from managers and other members of the team
Following health and safety regulations at all times
Feb 2014 – Sept 2015
General Labourer Multi-Services Ltd
Main duties performed:
Explaining the required work to be carried out to the customer
Fitting and preparing skirting boards
Installing new kitchen and storage units
Painting and decorating walls and ceilings
Stripping walls ready for prepping
Preparing walls for plastering
Stripping and installing flooring
Advising on general plumbing and carpentering issues
Sept 2012- Feb 2014
Freelance Handyman Oakfield Chapman
Main duties performed:
Assisting with remodelling projects such as roofing, bricklaying and tile work
Removing site waste before and after work
Cleaning and sweeping workspaces
Lifting heavy materials and equipment
Protecting surfaces before main construction work
CSCS Labourer Card for health and safety competence
Level 2 (NVQ) in Construction and Civil Engineering Services
Clean driving license and experience driving vans
Excellent knowledge about building methods and materials
Outstanding practical and DIY skills to solve any issues
Good level of fitness as I regularly go to the Gym
Able to follow instructions and having strong communication skills
Able to work in all weather conditions
Hobbies and interests
On the weekends I play football for my local football club, and I also compete in their matches on a national level. I regularly visit the gym to keep physically fit, and I enjoy meeting new people and spending time with my family and friends.
Mr Dave Anderson Construction Manager, Site Labour Ltd Address: 9 Shaun St, Chester, CP8 7DQ Tel: 0785 6783 6113 Email:[email protected]
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