Set Builder Resume Example

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William Patterson

553 Columbia Mine Road

Shinnston, WV 26431



Job Objective To obtain a position as a Set Builder within your company in order to act on the skills and experience I have obtained through the years.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Hands-on experience in assembly, installationand disassembly of sets, props and scenic items
  • In-depth knowledge of wood carpentry and metalwork practices
  • Operational knowledge of using hand and power tools and other workshop machinery
  • Familiarity with creative sourcing practices and onsite set-building techniques
  • Ability to work with assigned teams, in a collaborative and productive manner
  • Ability to create sets for film, photo studio and retailspace, on time

Professional Experience:

Set Builder

Hasana, Inc., Shinnston, WV

August 2012 – Present


  • Erected new sets and scenic items and altered existing sets, as required.
  • Discussed set design and equipment needs with producers and directors.
  • Carried and set up artificial wall sections, background scenes and props.
  • Dismantled and removed sets after completion of work, in a safe manner.
  • Followed established safety standards and practices, at jobsite, as applicable.
  • Updated and maintained clerical and inventory records, accurately.

Set Builder

Mohawk Industries, Shinnston, WV

May 2009 – July 2012


  • Assisted with planning, assembly, installation and dismantling of sets.
  • Interpreted and worked from blueprints and diagrams to determine set design and size.
  • Measured, marked, sized and shaped materials and pieces for building sets.
  • Created and assembled framework, scaffolds, supports, hoists and other parts.
  • Operated various equipments likehand and power tools, and metalworking and carpentry equipments.
  • Organized and maintained inventory of scenery items, equipments and related supplies.


Bachelor’s Degree Fine Arts

Western Oklahoma State College, Altus, OK

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