Sample Custom Wood Finisher Resume

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Peter Donnelly
4318 Petunia Way
Birmingham, AL 35209

Job Objective Career-minded Custom Wood Finisher in search of position with company where my skills and abilities can be used to their fullest potential.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Substantial experience in spray booth and woodwork sanding tasks
  • Profound knowledge of color matching and measurement units
  • Wide knowledge of finish systems such as latex
  • Thorough understanding of spray technologies and power sanders
  • Extreme ability to carry weights up to 60 lbs
  • Sound ability to use masking mediums and spray guns

Professional Experience:

Custom Wood Finisher
Gasser Chair Co., Inc, Birmingham, AL
August 2012 – Present


  • Participated in product inspection and cabinet finishing.
  • Maintained inventory of finished products to execute work orders.
  • Managed workplace safety and implemented removal of defective parts.
  • Assisted in smoothing and shaping of surfaces to support furnishing.
  • Utilized woodworking tools to distress surfaces.
  • Evaluated finishing materials including paint and varnish.

Custom Wood Finisher
JMJ Caseworks, Birmingham, AL
May 2009 – July 2012


  • Designed wood surfaces to support furnishing and sanding.
  • Conducted finish repairs and prepared jigs.
  • Provided assistance for laminating and millwork.
  • Managed spray equipments and utilized woodworking techniques.
  • Created ship furniture and formulated furniture colors.
  • Generated reports for each furnishing job area to departmental head.


Associate Degree in Fine Woodworking Technology
Manatee Community College, Bradenton, FL

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