Sample Construction Assistant Resume

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Brian Newell
2194 W San Lucia Ct
Romeoville, IL, 60446

Objective To obtain the position of Construction Assistant in a company where I can excel and further enhance my ability to succeed in the workplace.

Summary of Skills:

  • Strong knowledge of roofing, siding, windows and doors
  • Great ability to distinguish between various sizes and colors of wires
  • Strong physical ability to carry and climb on ladders
  • Admirable ability to follow Local, Federal regulations and Company policies all the time
  • Amazing ability to correctly measure distances
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to handle phone calls, email and fax

Work Experience:

Construction Assistant, August 2005 to till date
Stano Landscaping, Romeoville, IL

  • Reviewed drawings and documentation that determined if change orders were needed.
  • Assisted in providing clear job expectations to field personnel (start or finish time, route, duties and tasks).
  • Assisted Controller in monthly financial close.
  • Administered Subcontracts and Purchase Orders.
  • Assisted Project Managers in getting vendors paid timely through corporate office.
  • Performed special analysis for the Controller.
  • Scheduled travel for the Controller and complete weekly expense reports.

Construction Assistant, May 2000 to July 2005
Sullivan Environmental Services, Inc., Romeoville, IL

  • Assigned and scheduled field personnel and materials based on customer’s needs.
  • Scheduled employees to jobs in an organized manner based on location, duration and sequencing of jobs.
  • Administered a scheduling procedure that forecasted equipment and employee usage and needs.
  • Maintained payroll and expense information and ensured information was received and entered on a timely basis.
  • Ensured material and supplies were provided to jobs on a timely basis.
  • Assisted in ensuring lowest-cost dispatch of materials and personnel.
  • Provided accurate job information to field personnel (plans, directions and hotels)


Associate Degree in Construction Management, Saint Louis Community College, Saint Louis, MO

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