West Point, Virginia *3181
Nelson L. Alston
I aspire to become a team member of an organization with growth potential, while maintaining a positive work environment while sharing and learning new and creative skills and ideas.
2015 - 2019 Sonoco Paper Products Richmond,, VA
Scale House Master/Leadman
Assisted with Managing Receiving Department.
2014 - 2015 RockTenn West Point, VA
Shipping and Receiving/Secondary Fiber
Unload trucks with Forklift and Clamp Truck.
2013 – 2014 Boschen Masonry Richmond, VA 2011 - 2012 Allen Williams Masonry Richmond, VA
2003 - Present Keith Roberson Masonry (part-time) Newport News, VA
2010 - 2011 Pinnacle Masonry Virginia Beach, VA
1998 – 2010 & 2012-2013 Masonomics Richmond, VA
Lay and align bricks, blocks, and tiles to build or repair structures or high temperature equipment, such as cupola, kilns, ovens, or furnaces.
Apply and smoothes mortar or other mixture over work surface and remove excess, using trowel and hand tools.
Examine brickwork or structure to determine need for repair.
Measure distance from reference points and mark guidelines to lay out work, using plumb bobs and levels.
Calculate angles and courses and determine vertical and horizontal alignment of courses.
Break or cut bricks, tiles, or blocks to size, using edge of trowel, hammer, or power saw.
Clean working surface to remove scale, dust, soot, or chips of brick and mortar, using broom, wire brush, or scraper.
Read and understand Blueprints.
1981 - 1985 Charles B. Aycok Pikeville, NC
Honors & Activities
Elected and Voted President of Non-Profit Organization “The Family Finest”.
Elected and Voted President of Lyndon B. Johnston Trade School.
Captain of High School Football and Basketball Teams during the duration of High School Years.
Available upon Request.