Cabinet Maker

Writing a great cabinet maker resume is important because it is one of the first things a potential employer will see when they are considering you for a position. It is your opportunity to make a good first impression and sell yourself as the best candidate for the job.

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Richel Slesinski

richel.slesinski@gmail.com | (892) 507-8825 | San Diego, CA

Summary


I have over 4 years experience as a cabinet maker. I am skilled in using a variety of tools and machines, and I have a good eye for detail. I am able to work independently or as part of a team, and I am always willing to learn new skills.

Experience


Cabinet Maker at IKEA, CAMay 2022 - Present

  • Installed custom kitchen cabinets in 100 homes.
  • Assembled and installed 1000 shelves.
  • Cut, sanded, and finished 10,000 pieces of wood.
  • Designed and built 5 custom furniture pieces.
  • Created 50 original cabinet designs.

Cabinet Maker II at Home Depot, CASep 2018 - Mar 2022

  • Installed custom cabinets in 5 high-end homes.
  • Assembled and installed kitchen cabinets for 100+ homes.
  • Created a new design for an entertainment center that was well received by the client, which led to increased business from referrals.
  • Designed and created a one-of-a-kind bookshelf for a customer's home library that they were extremely happy with.
  • Constructed built-in shelving units for 3 different customers' living rooms, which resulted in positive reviews and repeat business.

Education


High School Diploma at Los Angeles High School, Los Angeles, CASep 2014 - May 2018

I've learned how to research, write papers, and give presentations.

Skills


  • Woodworking
  • Joinery
  • Cabinetmaking
  • Furniture making
  • Woodturning
  • Carpentry

Coletta Yonko

coletta.yonko@gmail.com | (670) 508-9325 | Saint Clair, MI

Summary


I am a Cabinet Maker with over 4 years of experience in the industry. I have worked on a variety of projects, both large and small, and have gained a wealth of knowledge in this field. I am extremely passionate about my work and take great pride in creating high-quality pieces that will last for many years to come. I thrive in working collaboratively with others, as well as independently when needed, and always aim to exceed expectations.

Experience


Cabinet Maker at Cabinet Maker 1, MIJun 2022 - Present

  • Installed 100 custom kitchen cabinets in client homes.
  • Assembled and installed 50 bathroom vanities.
  • Constructed 30 built-in bookcases.
  • Designed and created 10 one-of-a-kind pieces of furniture.
  • Refinished antique furniture for 5 local historical societies.

Cabinet Maker II at , MIAug 2018 - Apr 2022

  • Led a team of 3 in the construction of 12 cabinets per day, on average.
  • Trained 2 new employees in the proper way to construct and install cabinets.
  • Implemented a new system for tracking inventory which led to a 10% decrease in waste.
  • Constructed custom cabinets for VIP clients that met or exceeded their expectations 100% of the time.
  • Developed strong relationships with suppliers which resulted in lower costs for materials.

Education


High School Diploma at Detroit Public Schools, MISep 2014 - May 2018

I've learned how to read, write, and do math.

Skills


  • Woodworking
  • Cabinetmaking
  • Joinery
  • Furniture making
  • Woodturning
  • Woodcarving