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Professional Summary
Construction expert with 13 years experience, specializing in plumbing and carpentry;  committed to high quality workmanship, safety, customer satisfaction;  self-motivated, eager to learn new skills. Interested in growing and developing leadership capabilities.

Authorized to work in the U.S. under USCIS (US Citizenship and Immigration Services) EAD (Employment Authorization Document) # LIN 191.
  • Plumbing (Uganda certificate)
  • Power and hand tools
  • Experienced mason
  • Certified welder (Uganda)
  • Heavy equipment operator
  • Works well independently and with others
  • Effective at multi-tasking/time management
  • Dependable/reliable/problem solver
  •  Self-motivated/independent learner
Work History
Construction and Renovation Worker 06/2017 to Current
Southwest Housing Solutions Detroit, MI
  • Completed tear-out of existing structures; prepared for new construction.
  • Applied caulk, sealants, other agents to installed surfaces.
  • Accurately planned for and helped select materials for projects.
  • Conducted water testing/repair
  • Consistently assumed additional responsibilities/worked extended hours on project
  • Loaded/unloaded building materials used for construction.
  • Removed/replaced damaged tile/carpeting
  • Filled chipped, cracked walls, applied sealer, paint where needed
Custodian 04/2017 to 06/2017
Affirmations Ferndale, MI
  • General cleaning, maintenance of facilities;  maintenance of cafe equipment
  • Loading/unloading, stacking supplies and cleaning materials
  • Set up/tear down of conference, meeting rooms
  • Organized items in bookstore
Maintenance Assistant 11/2016 to Current
St. Anne's Church and Freedom House Facility Detroit, MI
  • General cleaning/maintenance of church, rectory, and Freedom House
  • Repair-replace equipment as needed including plumbing/electrical problems
  • Painting, wall repair
  • Unloading food and supplies from Forgotten Harvest/Gleaners;  stocking of Freedom House Pantry
General Contractor/ Business Owner 06/2008 to 11/2016
Godfrey Kimera Construction Kampala, Kampala, Uganda
  • Developed/executed layout and installation of electrical wiring/fixtures according to city regulations, job specifications both residential/commercial
  • Built a successful business based on outstanding customer service
  • Repaired wiring, plumbing, equipment and machinery; painting and dry wall installation; pipe fitting; carpentry
  • Welded metal parts with gas welding equipment as specified in layout,welding diagram and work orders
  • Operated wide variety of equipment including power saws, sanders, grinders, cranes drill press, forklift and basic hand tools
Equipment Operator/Truck Driver 08/2003 to 04/2008
Starling Construction Mukono, Kampala, Uganda

  • Operated heavy equipment including forklift, bulldozer, damper, water tanker, cement machine
  • Road construction/trench building and surface
  • Pick up and deliver materials to construction sites
  • Kept stock inventory 
High School Diploma: 2003 Kabowa Technical High School - Kampala, Uganda
  • Building/Construction Trades Certificate specializing in plumbing/carpentry
  • Graduated with honors
  • Coursework in Project Management, Construction Management, Accounting
  • Roof framing, Windows and Exterior Door Installation
  • Sheet Metal and Welding
  • Blueprint Reading
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Detail-oriented professional with strong technical skills and the ability to learn concepts quickly.
  • Customer- and service-oriented
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Listening skills
  • Ability to handle fast-paced environment
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Back of house operations understanding
  • Flexible schedule
  • Kitchen productivity
Dishwasher/Food Prep 05/2017 to Current Coconut Cove Melbourne Beach, FL
  • Performed dishwasher duties
  • Prepared food items such as salads and potatoes. 
  • Swept and mopped floors.
  • Cleaned restrooms. 
  • Maintained cleanliness of kitchen area. 
Seasonal Dishwasher/Prep Cook 06/2015 to 09/2015 Jakes Crab Shack Melbourne Beach, FL
  • Prepared items according to written or verbal orders, working on several different orders simultaneously.  
  • Followed all established restaurant practices and procedures.  
  • Closely followed standard procedures for safe food preparation, assembly and presentation to ensure customer satisfaction.
Seasonal Ground Maintenance Assistant 06/2012 to 09/2012 Aquiarina Beach and Country Club Melbourne Beach, FL
  • Cleaned and maintained tennis courts.
  • Answered customers' questions and addressed problems and complaints.
  • Helped customers select products that best fit their personal needs.
Cashier/Stock Clerk 05/2009 to 09/2010 Harry Goodes Outdoor Shop Melbourne , FL
  • Computed sales prices, total purchases and processed payments.
  • Operated a cash register to process cash, check and credit card transactions.
  • Stocked and restocked inventory when shipments were received.
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Self motivated and highly driven individual seeking a long term career opportunity within a company which will utilize my transportation and logistics experience. Determined to harness my background as a tool to benefit an employer for a more productive work environment, while also furthering these skills and abilities for additional career advancement and development.

  • Reliability
  • Flexibility
  • Management
  • Leadership
  • Communication
  • Determination
05/2016 to Current
Transportation Carrier MSM TRANSPORT Hartford, CT
  • OTR Class A transportation carrier of dry and refrigerated freight within 53' trailers
  • Route management, trip plans and mileage reporting
  • Adherence to federal DOT transportation policies and procedures
  • Customer service interacting with vendors and the general public
04/2014 to 04/2016
Class A CDL Driver/Trainer STEVENS TRANSOPORT Dallas, TX
  • OTR Class A transportation carrier of dry and refridgerated freight within 53' trailers
  • Student trainer specializing in most efficient driving techniques and road safety
  • Route management, trip plans and mileage reporting
  • Adherence to federal DOT transportation policies and procedures
  • Customer service interacting with vendors and the general public
10/2011 to 02/2014
Facilities Maintenance Assistant Supervisor ST. GREGORY'S CHURCH Bristol, CT
  • Facilities maintenance and general grounds keeping management
  • Snow removal utilizing truck plows, BOBCAT, snowblowers and standardized equipment
  • Lawn care maintenance utilizing, rider mowers, weed whackers, leaf blowers and standardized equipment
  • Customer service  interacting with church patrons and staff
12/2008 to 10/2012
HVAC Technician SEARS Wallingford, CT
  • Responsible for performing inspection of H VAC units
  • Repairs and maintenance to a variety of equipment including: refrigeration, air conditioning, electric motors, heating units, heat pumps, hermetic compressors, light commercial furnaces, boilers, burners, intake and exhaust fans, economizers and humidifier
  • Routine cleaning of duct work and ventilation system
  • Customer service interacting with residential and commercial clientele
04/2008 to 08/2009
Shift Leader DUNKIN DONUTS Bristol, CT
  • Supervised front line and back end employees
  • Managed store opening and closing procedures
  • Managed financial transactions, deposits and audits
  • Assured all staff adhered to proper OSHA and food safety guidelines
  • Maintained proper shift scheduling and payroll
  • Provided excellent customer service
03/2005 to 03/2008
Assistant Manager BENNIGANS Wethersfield, CT
  • Employee and restaurant management
  • Staff scheduling, payroll and financial management
  • Staff training and development 
  • Provide excellent customer service
High School Diploma: General Studies WETHERSFIELD HIGH SCHOOL Wethersfield, CT, USA
  • CDL CLASS A Operating License
  • Training Certification in teaching drivers how to drive class A vehicles safely and efficiently
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Professional Summary
  • Workplace safety
  • Roofing systems
  • Maintenance and repairs
  • TIG and Stick Welding
  • Tool repair and maintenance
  • Structural welding
  • Shaping and cutting
  • Valve repairs
  • Manual dexterity
  • Flexible
  • Fast-learner
  • Multi-tasking
  • Confined Spaces
  • Landscaping
  • Document retrieval systems
  • MIG welding 
  • In-depth OSHA knowledge
  • Blueprint interpretation
  • Production procedures
  • Pipes and fittings 
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish)
Work History
Welder , 03/2015 to Current
A B Mauri Fleischmann\'s Memphis, TN
  • Assemble structural forms such as boiler parts and pressure vessels.
  • Uses jigs/holding fixtures to lay out pieces to be welded according to blueprints, layouts, schematics or work orders and uses manual/semi-automatic/automatic welding equipment to join, surface.
  • Fabricate and repair parts of metal or other weldable materials.
  • Inspects completed work for conformance to specifications and performs minor maintenance to equipment.
  • Apply appropriate welding processes to join, surface, fabricate and repair parts of metal or other weldable materials using layouts, work orders, blueprints, schematics and sketches.
  • Use of manual, automatic welder and/or semi-automatic welding equipment.
  • Lay out and mark weld points on parts or sub-assemblies .
  • Position pieces to be welded into jigs, holding fixtures, guides and steps using measuring instruments and hand tools.
  • Inspect completed work for conformance to specifications.
  • Observe all standard safety practices and maintains and completes all required records.
  • Follows all safety rules and practices.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Maintenance Assistant , 04/2016 to Current
A B Mauri Fleischmann\'s Memphis, TN
  • Inspects equipment for defects such as wear, misalignment, insufficient lubrication, etc.
  • Determines the best way of making repairs to minimize interruption of production.
  • Troubleshoot, repair, and maintain plant equipment.
  • Advises when immediate shutdown of equipment is necessary to prevent damage or when temporary continued operation will have no harmful effect.
  • Dismantles, cleans repairs, replaces, installs, maintains, assembles, and lubricates, mechanical equipment.
  • Erects scaffold, hoists, chain falls as required.Assembles and aligns gears, bearings, and shafts involving piping, valves, and fittings as required.
  • Operates simple machine tools such as drill press, pipe threading machine, power saw, etc.
  • Performs approved electric and gas welding as required.
  • Troubleshoot issues with timers, relays, motor starters, starters, and other electrical issues.
  • Performs all miscellaneous mechanical work required to maintain plant.
Installation Assistant, 06/2013 to 02/2014
Roofing Company Gardena, CA
  • Inspected problem roofs to determine the best repair procedures.
  • Installed, repaired, and replaced single-ply roofing systems.
  • Fastened composition shingles and sheets to roof with asphalt, cement and nails.
  • Repaired and restored roofing of antique and historical buildings.
  • Supported lead with materials, schedule and cost information.
  • Inspected roofs and identified deficiencies for repair cost estimation.
  • Supported the lead installer in the construction of sunroofs including wall, windows and door installation, support structures, and roofs.
  • Interacted with customers in a professional manner.
  • Loaded materials onto truck while lead installer unloads and assembles frames and assists in the unloading of truck.
  • Assisted the lead installer in the installation of the job to ensure good quality job is done in a timely and safe manner.
  • Completed other required carpentry and landscaping upon request.
High School Diploma: Marced High School - California