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Seek the Challenging Position of Concrete Finisher
A highly talented Concrete Finisher with huge experience in performing a full range of journey level cement finishing work related to storm drain, curb, gutter and sidewalk construction and maintenance.
Summary of Qualifications
More than eight years experience.
Thorough knowledge of methods, practices and equipment used in concrete finishing and masonry services and activities.
Excellent knowledge of tools and equipment used in traffic concrete finishing and masonry services and activities.
Sound methods and techniques used in estimating time and materials for assigned projects.
Deep knowledge of safe work practices.
Strong knowledge of principles of personnel supervision and training.
Excellent ability to perform a full range of concrete finishing and masonry work.
Profound ability to work independently in the absence of supervision.
Uncommon ability to estimate necessary materials and supplies with a reasonable degree of accuracy.
Sound ability to lead and assist others in concrete finishing and masonry work.
Remarkable ability to read and understand blueprints and plans.
Exceptional ability to interact effectively with co-workers.
Uncommon ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
Proven ability to appear for work on time and follow directions from a supervisor.
Sound ability to understand and follow posted work rules and procedures.
Ability to accept constructive criticism; and establish and maintain cooperative working relationship with those contacted in the course of work.
The Metropolitan Inc, Tarrytown, NY 2000 - Present
Pour and finish concrete structures such as storm drain systems, sidewalks and curbs and gutters.
Construct wood forms for concrete construction projects.
Break up and dig out existing concrete structures for repair and reconstruction.
Construct and repair brick and concrete block walls and structures.
Identify areas needing concrete or masonry repair and take corrective action.
Mix concrete by hand and using power driven mixers as required.
Lead and assist others in a variety of concrete related work.
Maintain accurate records of work performed, materials used, and associated work.
Make routine and emergency purchases as authorized and required and provide assistance in the preparation of the annual building section budget.
Operate and perform routine maintenance on compressors, jackhammers, cement mixers, concrete saws and related equipment.
Perform related duties as assigned.
The Metropolitan Inc, Tarrytown, NY 1997 - 2000
Concrete Finisher Apprentice (under the supervision of an experienced Concrete Finisher)
Contributed to Metropolitan Inc.'s works program related to the construction and repair of concrete works at or around City of New York's amenities, facilities, parks and roads in the areas of footpaths, paving, cycle tracks, drain and grates.
Undertook a range of more complex concrete construction and works including: channel and kerb concrete cutting, removing concrete (using jackhammer), undertaking concrete repairs work and reinstatements, concrete formwork and stone pitching, construction of new concrete work, water drainage and diversions, and concrete finishing.
Assisted in cost effective delivery of all concreting works, ensuring design standards are met, maintaining high levels of customer services and meeting quality assurance principles.
Assisted with maintenance and operation of plant, machinery and tools.
Provided accurate records of daily work carried out.
Demonstrated behaviors consistent with the Metropolitan Corporate Behaviors and Code of Conduct which included: (a) a flexible, innovative and customer focused approach to work; (b) being a team player; (c) achieving an appropriate balance between accountability and risk management; and (d) a results and outcomes focus and planned approach to activities.
Assisted in undertaking a range of support duties when required by the Supervisor.
High School Diploma (1997)
Valid State of New York Driver's License