The role of a Builder is one of many within the Construction industry, and if you are looking for a hands-on job that won’t keep you cooped up inside then construction is a good industry to enter. However, Building can cover various job titles. Commonly, an advertisement for a builder will be someone who can complete more that one construction trade, such as bricklaying and plastering. If you are looking to update your CV please see the below CV example:
Builder CV Example
A multi-skilled, talented and confident Builder with a practical background of successful Bricklaying and Plastering possessing extensive knowledge of specialist tools, including their uses, repair, and maintenance. Qualified to City and Guilds level, and having an excellent safety track record whilst working on a job, I am also an excellent communicator, who can relate well with people at all levels and has the flexibility of working well as part of a team and also individually.
Date to Date or To Date – Self-Employed Builder – Where?
Contracts include domestic and commercial projects, in and around central London.
Constructing and repairing various building projects
Housing repairs and maintenance
Accurately examining and measuring work pieces for defects etc
Measuring work pieces with straightedges to ensure correct specifications
Notifying managers of any defective or faulty equipment or material
University, College, School – For all include titles/subjects and qualifications.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Health and Safety courses?
Any direct industry related training? A great team player? Ability to work long hours to meet deadlines? Manual handling?
HOBBIES & INTERESTS
What do you like to do outside of work? Remember the type of industry you are applying to work in…your personal hobbies and interests say a lot about the applicants personality and could help decide whether or not you would be suitable for the role.
Available on request.