Furniture Maker Resume Samples

A Furniture Maker is responsible for creating cabinetry and other wooden furniture using a variety of materials, including wood, laminate, and thermos foil. The job duties commonly carried out are listed on the Furniture Maker Resume as – taking responsibility for applying decorative elements such as mosaics and paint; selecting the appropriate materials, fittings, and tools; cutting resources down to size, planning an effective approach to work and ensuring timely completion of projects, creating standard and custom components of cabinets, gathering the elements of each cabinet and assembling the final product, inspecting each completed item and repairing elements of cabinets that are sent for servicing.

Those seeking this job role must be able to denote on the resume the following skills – prior work experience, the ability to visualize spaces and to create appropriate furniture, good arithmetic skills to measure and cut accurately, attention to details, and physical fitness to lift and move heavy items. A high school diploma or GED along with the completion of a training program will be advantageous.

Furniture Maker Resume example

Furniture Maker Resume

Objective : Twenty years of varying employment in New England. Strengths include integrity, reliability, attention to detail, and high standards.

Skills : Leadership, Computer, Hand Tools, Problem Solving, Reading, Oral Communication, Customer Service, Listening, Attention To Details.

Description :

    1. Constructed beautifully and efficiently by hand - armoires, chairs, chests, dining tables, beds, etc.
    2. Completed a seven-year apprenticeship program to become a master craftsman of handmade furniture.
    3. Responsible for all phases of manufacture, from a selection of wood to the application of finish.
    4. Strengths included skilled handwork and carving, attention to detail, and overall high-quality standard.
    5. Personally selected for challenging and custom pieces.
    6. Repeated customers have specifically requested my work.
    7. Worked well individually or with the team as the project dictates.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BBA In Management Studies


Furniture Maker Resume

Objective : Seeks to attain a most challenging position addressing the needs of inner-city youth through community outreach and diverse avenues of communication.

Skills : Welding, CUTTING, Forklift, LOADING TRUCKS, Installation Of Fence, Installation Of Fence, Build Mobile Homes, Crew Leader.

Description :

    1. Used wood and welding metal.
    2. Cabinetry/Carpentry ranging from commercial displays and cabinets to High End/Museum Quality Work.
    3. Handcrafted quality wood furniture using various machines and hand tools.
    4. Reviewed blueprints to ensure products' proper completion.
    5. Met with customers to discuss designs and accept orders.
    6. Received, milled, and assembled material.
    7. Delivered, and installed the finished product.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA


Furniture Maker Resume

Summary : Hard-working and dedicated individual looking to improve and utilize personal intellect and professional experience to contribute to the organization's noble goals and simultaneously provide excellent service and opportunities for company development and personal growth.

Skills : Blacksmithing, Welding, Upholstery, Soldering, Mechanical Abilities.

Description :

    1. Built furniture based on schematics that are generated for supervisors, primarily.
    2. Eager to learn the process, and to determine what is best.
    3. Employed in the process follow accordingly.
    4. Built furniture and knick-knacks out of wood.
    5. Maintained shop machines to good working order and general housekeeping.
    6. Maintained inventory of stocked parts and hardware.
    7. Followed simple assembly drawings and/or verbal instructions as provided by the supervisor and/or assistant.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          7-10 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Management
          Education
          Education
          Certificate

          Furniture Maker Resume

          Summary : Master carpenter and home inspector with over twenty-five years of experience working with tools of all trades. Able to instruct others to complete the task at hand, while maintaining clean and safe work equipment. Exhibits a strong work ethic and performs work accurately though handling multiple tasks at the same time.

          Skills : Forklift Operator Production Troubleshooting Safety Report Writing.

          Description :

            1. Custom-made furniture and decor items.
            2. Owned and operated a successful furniture business, with 1 employee.
            3. Made Colonial reproduction furniture, repaired antique furniture, custom orders, cabinet maker.
            4. Made some shelves.
            5. Built customized furniture; Dining sets, chairs, sofas.
            6. Cross-trained and substitution of tasks that may be of higher classification as required.
            7. Operated router(s), drill(s), driver(s) and drill press.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            7-10 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Management
            Education
            Education
            B.A. In Theology

            Furniture Maker Resume

            Headline : Providing great customer service with a growing company. Assertive, self-motivated, goal-oriented, organized, and efficient. A team player, bringing enthusiasm and energy into group efforts.

            Skills : CDL A Driver, Carpentry, Machinist, Construction, Musician.

            Description :

              1. Designed and built custom-made wooden furniture including Beds, dining sets, coffee tables, sideboards, and dressers.
              2. Established name and signature style while expanding customer base through recommendations and social gatherings.
              3. Framed and finished rustic furniture for display in the showroom and for sale online.
              4. Worked with the customer and designer on a custom piece of furniture. 
              5. Worked performed: all stages of furniture making from rough milling of wood and wood products to the finished pieces.
              6. Responsible for maintaining an accurate inventory of supplies, including hardwood lumber, plywood, composite sheet goods, adhesives, and abrasives.
              7. Disaster management recovered business from failure as a member of the three-man team; included clean-up, triage of damage, and machine restoration.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              5-7 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              GED

              Furniture Maker Resume

              Summary : Professional with 14 years of demonstrated success in program and business development. Particular expertise in delivering a high level of customer service and conveying complex technical information succinctly.

              Skills : Conflict Resolution, Fast/Adaptive Learning, CriticalThinking & Problem-Solving.

              Description :

                1. Built furniture from reclaimed wood, such as pallets and barn wood.
                2. Built Headboards, coffee tables, corner shelves, desks, etc.
                3. Consist of problem solving and design.
                4. Hand-crafted custom-made pieces.
                5. Started with no previous furniture-making experience.
                6. Operated woodworking equipment to construct home furniture.
                7. Prepped and built various pieces of hardwood furniture.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              10+ Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Senior
              Education
              Education
              B.A. in Theology

              Furniture Maker Resume

              Summary : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Furniture Maker professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Associate Program Manager and inspiration to those around me.

              Skills : Statistical Analysis, Budgeting, Strong Oral/Written Communication.

              Description :

                1. Custom-built kitchen banquettes, seat benches, upholstery, steampunk style tables.
                2. Operated electrical saw Cut wood to assemble furniture pieces.
                3. Responsible for design, production, quality, safety, sales on the premises.
                4. Produced furniture per customer specifications, wood carvings, picture frames, swing sets.
                5. Built customized furniture for homes.
                6. Acted as liaison between crew and owners of the company.
                7. Maintained hand tools such as hammers, screwdrivers, tape measure, chisels, etc.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              10+ Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Senior
              Education
              Education
              B.A. in Theology

              Furniture Maker Resume

              Summary : Seeking a Furniture Maker position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

              Skills : Organization, Inventory Management, Coordinating, Planning, Managing, Strong Leadership, Team Player.

              Description :

                1. Coordinated with project managers for pre & post sales designs
                2. Prepared sketches and freehand designs for various types of furniture.
                3. Designed custom pieces matching the taste and personality of clients.
                4. Prepared prototypes and obtained approval from customers and management.
                5. Created estimates, budgets,s and schedules for projects.
                6. Used Rhino 3D and developed unique furnishing designs.
                7. Contracted to redesign a stool prototype made.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              10+ Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Senior
              Education
              Education
              B.A. in Theology

              Furniture Maker Resume

              Summary : Seeks to obtain a permanent career that provides challenging assignments as well as growth opportunities that will motivate to contribute to the productivity of the company and further develop skills.

              Skills : Social Media Management, Designing Skills.

              Description :

                1. Provided to the designer of the furniture plan.
                2. Regulated the furniture design of each progress.
                3. Organized the arrangement of the decoration and products.
                4. Submitted monthly progress notes of the customer's satisfaction response.
                5. Designed unique furniture for the showroom and clients.
                6. Built original prototype by hand using maple veneers and a vacuum-bagged mold.
                7. Drifted redesign modeled in Fusion 360 and visualized using scaled 3D printed models
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              10+ Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Senior
              Education
              Education
              B.A. in Theology

              Furniture Maker Resume

              Summary : Seeks to obtain a position that will utilize and challenge the professional skills and field experience that have been acquired, while offering positive growth and development within the organization.

              Skills : Talent Acquisition, Content Sourcing, Customer Service, Human Resources, Project Management.

              Description :

                1. Set up and maintained shaper to manufacture cabinet doors, end panels, building box cabinets, and face frames.
                2. Maintained shop equipment to ensure safety measures are implemented.
                3. Assembled the cabinets to correct customer & manufacturer specifications.
                4. Applied custom stains for all cabinetry.
                5. Inspected work to ensure quality and scheduled on-time shipping to meet deadlines.
                6. Ordered materials and coordinated activities to build equipment.
                7. Designed furniture for private customers.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              10+ Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Senior
              Education
              Education
              B.A. in Theology