ricky delo

  • painter and decorator or general labourer
  • Friary Road, London SE15 1QS, UK
  • 07 May, 2019
Full time Construction

Personal Summary

im a hardworking competent young man who is willing to work long hours and learn new skills. im very capable of working as a part of a team as im very respectable and a sociable and I always pull my weight trying my best to add value to the team.

Work Experience

apprentice bricklayer
Dec 2015 - May 2016 carrillion

I was working in a team of about 15 other apprentices our duties were transporting bricks , sand , type 1 , mortar and bricks in a wheel barrow we also had to mix cement and muck using it to build walls and lay paving. we learnt how to do different paving patterns how to make ramps for wheelchairs and other cement structures. we also had to break up dirt with a pick axe removing it with a shovel and unloading it into a skip from a wheelbarrow the reason for this was to do pipe work. we also learn how to use and abrasive wheel , an angle grinder and a cement mixer. we also learnt how to measure and cut wood with an electric jigsaw to make shutters for making stairs out of cement and other cement structures 

painter and decorator
May 2016 - Jan 2017 advanced painter and decorators of dulwhich

I started of as an apprentice but ive been decorating with my dad since I was 14 so I was already very competent so I learnt my trade very quickly. I started off mixing filler and rubbing down and cutting in for the professionals as I improved I started applying finishing coats to exterior and interior walls. im competent in fixing wood with wet rot. I also am capable of ladder and scaffold work. I can also rebuild masonry with filler and screening seals with sand and cement. my other duties included laying down protective plastics and dust sheets to protect clients floors also covering there possessions with plastic sheets so as not to damage or get thing covered with paint also being respectful to clients and there house hold.

general labourer
Feb 2017 - Nov 2017 bourne agency

general labouring doing anything I was asked to do i.e helping move timber for carpenters sweeping work areas putting out barriers and moving rubble in wheelbarrows to place in skips 

delivery driver
Nov 2017 - Nov 2018 pizzahut

delivering pizzas on time and being polite to customers I quickly learnt how to do other jobs like answer the phone and take orders make pizzas do stock takes and clean the shop

recycling operative
Jan 2019 - Apr 2019 veolia

separating rubbish into cardboard paper plastic and waste