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Samuel Lewis
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Ph: XXXXXXXXXXXX
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Professional Summary

Goal-oriented Team member dedicated to high levels of customer satisfaction and meeting aggressive business goals. Motivated and innovative thinker with specialized knowledge in many aspects of work and achieving company goals.

Skills
  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Critical Thinking
  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Time Management
  • Instructing
  • Service Orientation
  • Building and Construction
  • Education and Training
  • Installation
Experience
Foreman/Insulator May 2009Jun 2013 Personified Inc. Waterloo, IA
    Oversee activities relating to Mechanical Insulation, ranging from logistics to installation of materials.  Coordinated shipping and receiving of material to job-sites, working in tandem with other trades to safely and securely store products for installation.  Provided skilled labor in the insulation of various HVAC, Refrigeration, Steam, Dual-Temperature, and Domestic water systems. Direct and coordinate daily work between trades while keeping laborers on task.  Trained individuals in how to perform work safe and efficiently, while keeping on task to complete the job on schedule.   Familiarized new employees with various types of pipes and pipe sizes, HVAC and duct-work systems, and the correct material to estimate and use for them.  Seen jobs to completion while maintaining a positive customer correspondence.     
  • Measure and cut insulation for covering surfaces, using tape measures, handsaws, knives, and scissors.
  • Fit insulation around obstructions, and shape insulating materials and protective coverings as required.
  • Apply, remove, and repair insulation on industrial equipment, pipes, ductwork, or other mechanical systems such as heat exchangers, tanks, and vessels, to help control noise and maintain temperatures.
  • Read blueprints and specifications to determine job requirements.
  • Install sheet metal around insulated pipes with screws in order to protect the insulation from weather conditions or physical damage.
  • Determine the amounts and types of insulation needed, and methods of installation, based on factors such as location, surface shape, and equipment use.
  • Prepare surfaces for insulation application by brushing or spreading on adhesives, cement, or asphalt, or by attaching metal pins to surfaces.
Cashier Team Member Feb 2009May 2009 Kwik Star WATERLOO, Ia
  • Receive payment by cash, check, credit cards, vouchers, or automatic debits.
  • Issue receipts, refunds, credits, or change due to customers.
  • Assist customers by providing information and resolving their complaints.
  • Count money in cash drawers at the beginning of shifts to ensure that amounts are correct and that there is adequate change.
  • Establish or identify prices of goods, services or admission, and tabulate bills using calculators, cash registers, or optical price scanners.
  • Greet customers entering establishments.
  • Answer customers' questions, and provide information on procedures or policies.
  • Calculate total payments received during a time period, and reconcile this with total sales.
  • Process merchandise returns and exchanges.
  • Assist with duties in other areas of the store, such as monitoring fitting rooms or bagging and carrying out customers' items.
  • Maintain clean and orderly checkout areas and complete other general cleaning duties, such as mopping floors and emptying trash cans.
  • Supervise others and provide on-the-job training.
  • Request information or assistance using paging systems.
  • Compute and record totals of transactions.
  • Weigh items sold by weight to determine prices.
Contractor Jun 2007Feb 2009 Self-Employed Waterloo, Ia
  • Oversee activities directly related to making products or providing services.
  • Direct and coordinate organization's financial and budget activities to fund operations, maximize investments, and increase efficiency.
  • Locate, select, and procure merchandise for resale, representing management in purchase negotiations.
  • Monitor businesses and agencies to ensure that they efficiently and effectively provide needed services while staying within budgetary limits.
  • Perform sales floor work, such as greeting or assisting customers, stocking shelves, or taking inventory.
  • Direct non-merchandising departments of businesses, such as advertising or purchasing.
General and Skilled Labor Jul 2004Jun 2007 Prairie Construction Inc. Waterloo, Ia.
  • Clean or prepare construction sites to eliminate possible hazards.
  • Signal equipment operators to facilitate alignment, movement, or adjustment of machinery, equipment, or materials.
  • Read plans, instructions, or specifications to determine work activities.
  • Load, unload, or identify building materials, machinery, or tools, distributing them to the appropriate locations, according to project plans or specifications.
  • Measure, mark, or record openings or distances to layout areas where construction work will be performed.
  • Operate or maintain air monitoring or other sampling devices in confined or hazardous environments.
  • Dig ditches or trenches, backfill excavations, or compact and level earth to grade specifications, using picks, shovels, pneumatic tampers, or rakes.
  • Erect or dismantle scaffolding, shoring, braces, traffic barricades, ramps, or other temporary structures.
  • Lubricate, clean, or repair machinery, equipment, or tools.
  • Grind, scrape, sand, or polish surfaces such as concrete, marble, terrazzo, or wood flooring, using abrasive tools or machines.
  • Position, join, align, or seal structural components, such as concrete wall sections or pipes.
  • Position or dismantle forms for pouring concrete, using saws, hammers, nails, or bolts.
  • Tend machines that pump concrete, grout, cement, sand, plaster, or stucco through spray guns for application to ceilings or walls.
  • Smooth or finish freshly poured cement or concrete, using floats, trowels, screeds, or powered cement finishing tools.
  • Mop, brush, or spread paints, cleaning solutions, or other compounds over surfaces to clean them or to provide protection.
  • Perform site activities required of green certified construction practices, such as implementing waste management procedures, identifying materials for reuse, or installing erosion or sedimentation control mechanisms.
  • Operate jackhammers or drills to break up concrete or pavement.
  • Perform building weatherization tasks, such as repairing windows, adding insulation, or applying weather-stripping materials.
  • Create functional or decorative objects by hand, using a variety of methods and materials.
  • Cut, shape, fit, join, mold, or otherwise process materials, using hand tools, power tools, and/or machinery.
  • Apply finishes to objects being crafted.
  • Develop concepts or creative ideas for craft objects.
  • Confer with customers to assess customer needs or obtain feedback.
  • Fabricate patterns or templates to guide craft production.
  • Set the forms that hold concrete to the desired pitch and depth, and align them.
  • Check the forms that hold the concrete to see that they are properly constructed.
  • Spread, level, and smooth concrete, using rake, shovel, hand or power trowel, hand or power screed, and float.
  • Monitor how the wind, heat, or cold affect the curing of the concrete throughout the entire process.
  • Direct the casting of the concrete and supervise laborers who use shovels or special tools to spread it.
  • Mold expansion joints and edges, using edging tools, jointers, and straightedge.
  • Signal truck driver to position truck to facilitate pouring concrete, and move chute to direct concrete on forms.
  • Cut out damaged areas, drill holes for reinforcing rods, and position reinforcing rods to repair concrete, using power saw and drill.
  • Chip, scrape, and grind high spots, ridges, and rough projections to finish concrete, using pneumatic chisels, power grinders, or hand tools.
  • Waterproof or restore concrete surfaces, using appropriate compounds.
  • Install anchor bolts, steel plates, door sills and other fixtures in freshly poured concrete or pattern or stamp the surface to provide a decorative finish.
  • Study specifications in blueprints, sketches, or building plans to prepare project layout and determine dimensions and materials required.
  • Shape or cut materials to specified measurements, using hand tools, machines, or power saws.
  • Follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean environment.
  • Measure and mark cutting lines on materials, using a ruler, pencil, chalk, and marking gauge.
  • Install structures or fixtures, such as windows, frames, floorings, trim, or hardware, using carpenters' hand or power tools.
  • Verify trueness of structure, using plumb bob and level.
  • Build or repair cabinets, doors, frameworks, floors, or other wooden fixtures used in buildings, using woodworking machines, carpenter's hand tools, or power tools.
  • Select and order lumber or other required materials.
  • Assemble and fasten materials to make frameworks or props, using hand tools and wood screws, nails, dowel pins, or glue.
Education
High School Diploma : General Studies Jun 2000 Expo High School Waterloo, IA Attended a Commercial Builders Class at Hawkeye Community College, and have been OSHA safety trained.
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Previous Companies:

  • Personified Inc
  • Kwik Star
  • Self Employed

Previous Job Positions:

  • Foreman
  • Insulator
  • Cashier Team Member
  • Contractor
  • General and Skilled Labor

Schools:

  • Expo High School

Level of Education:

  • High School Diploma

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