Construction Resume Example

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The following is an example of a resume for a job in construction. This resume writer emphasizes her knowledge of particular software programs that are used often in construction and engineering. She highlights these skills to stand out to employers looking for workers knowledgeable in the latest industry technologies.

This resume includes sections on work experience, education, and skills.

Construction Resume Example

Jamie Applicant 
123 Main Street
Albany, NY 12345
(111) (111 -1111)


Civil Engineer Technician, Albany Construction
Albany, NY 

  • Responsible for layout, design and production of site plans and preliminary blueprints for commercial office, retail and residential projects.
  • Distribute, use, and maintain materials (including construction materials, machinery, and hand-held tools) for team of up to 20 workers
  • Maintain a safe, clean work area of up to 60,000 square feet

Civil Engineer Technician, Mistrals Group
New York, NY 

  • Stayed under budget for complex housing project, reducing costs by 14%
  • Responsible for planning, cost analysis, preliminary approvals applications, and design and production of site plans
  • Involved with all phases of design and construction of over a dozen retail store projects

Draftsman / Site Work Coordinator, Eagle Eye Construction
New York, NY 

  • Conducted field surveys for dozens of sites, both private and public
  • Drafted dozens of office and retail improvement projects
  • Responsible for survey crew training and scheduling for over 20 crew members


XYZ Community College 
Albany, NY 
Civil Engineering Certificate, 19XX


  • Computer Aid Drafting and Designing (CADD) and Auto CAD
  • Experience with HTML and web-designing software
  • Knowledge of OSHA construction site safety standards and regulations
  • Spanish (intermediate)

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