The focus of your resume is to give sufficient information about your experience in the construction field.
You surely would want to include some of your job specific expertise such as Construction Management, On-Site Supervision and Proposal Development.
The resume should also reflect some of your previous working positions related to the field such as being a manager, site supervisor or laborer.
When writing your construction resume, make sure you include a summary of your core competencies as well as strengths and accomplishments. Details of your work experiences and notable fields of expertise may also be included.
Sample Construction Resume
145, East 54 Street
Carlisle, MA 01741
Attain senior level consulting position in a Metropolitan area construction firm. Seek working environment that would reward my skills and loyalty with career development and guidance.
Professional Engineer (PE) Registered in New Jersey
March 1997 to Present,
Construction Engineers LLP, Malba NJ,
Engineering tasks including concept, research and alternative development; organization of construction services with subcontractors, clients, agencies and other principals; preliminary experience in construction engineering such as roads, sewer and water, drainage and private utilities; preparing market demographic reports and market analysis; preparation of construction terms; management of construction duties.
January 1996 to March 1997 PST Engineering, Mesa, AZ
Accountable for design, layout and production of construction site plans and preliminary blueprints for retail and residential subdivision projects.
May 1994 – December 1995 Builder Partners, Kimba, NJ
Analyst and designer for multifamily development plans including garden apartments, high-rise and senior housing. Responsible for several duties including Site Contouring and analysis, Plan/Profile developments and Cut/Fill calculations using various software applications.
May 1992 – April 1994, Cooper Engineering, Gedes, NY
Experience in all parts of design and build out for convenience store and fast food chain development group. Responsible for cost analysis, planning and feasibility, preliminary approval programs and construction management. Extensive use of AutoCAD and MathCAD.
1988 – 1992 Bound Brook University, Union, NJ BS – Civil Engineering
Eaglepoint Software (Landcadd), AutoCAD, MathCAD, MS Office Suite. End user Internet applications, Unix, DOS, programming in FORTRAN, BASIC, PASCAL and HTML.
American Society of Civil Engineers