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Electricians install electrical systems while adhering to electrical and building codes. Example resumes for this position showcase skills like installing and terminating PLC/DCS I/O modules; installing lighting, ceiling fans, receptacles, switches, and other control devices; and terminating numerous field instruments and control panels. Training to become an electrician usually takes about four years and involves an apprenticeship that combines on-the-job training and classes. Apprentices are required to have a high school diploma or its equivalent on their resumes before they begin.

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1

Journeyman Electrician

Installed, maintained, repaired and tested equipment for the generation and utilization of electric energy for diverse-industry clients.

  • Performed general electromechanical repairs on client systems and equipment, ensuring adherence to code requirements.
  • Developed expertise in communication systems cabling, circuitry and wiring through various projects for union contracted companies.
  • Cultivated excellent relationships with clients, resulting in a strong base of referral business.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
HS
Electrical Engineering
Electrical
2

Commercial Electrician

Ensured apprentices and fellow electricians implemented task efficiently and safely

  • Identified locations of electrical equipment to building owners and onboard maintenance technicians
  • Installed electrical conduit and pulled wire to make up on breakers and on the line and load side of machine disconnects and motors
  • Inspected job sites with electrical inspectors and insured that apprentices and fellow electricians abided by the Nation Electrical Code (NEC)
  • Installed electrical panels, electrical breakers, fire alarm panels, fire alarm devices, receptacles, switches, machine disconnects and lighting fixtures
  • Troubleshot and repaired defected devices and other electrical machinery
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Electrical Engineering
3

Electrician

Contracted to service, maintain, repair and modify both electrical and electronic equipment

  • Designed and implemented control and power circuits
  • Performed preventative maintenance, cleaning and service, and installation of new equipment
  • Provided daily feedback on status of repairs and equipment
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
4

Electrician

  • Installed and inspected motors, electrical circuits, and electronic devices to increase redundant operations.
  • Diagnosed and reestablished electrical equipment and electronic devices to preserve system integrity.
  • Performed preventive maintenance to ensure equipment readiness for all critical systems.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
C
Basic Electronics / Electrical
C
Air Search Radar
AAS
Electronic Engineering Technology
5

Electrician

Maintained and repaired electrical appliances and equipment, including air conditioning units, outlets and light fixtures.

  • Diagnosed and trouble shooted electrical problems, as well as performed all electrical repairs by replacing faulty parts and components.
  • Complied with all safety standards and regulations while performing electrical work.
  • Replaced faulty switches, sockets, plugs and fuses and increased efficiency.
  • In charge of maintaining and changing electrical panels.
  • Performed various construction work when needed.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
6

Electronics / Electrician / Sign Installation

  • Interpreted blueprints and diagrams.
  • Performed hand and automatic assembly operations on components and assemblies.
  • Produced and installed custom LED signs.
  • Assessed work for errors and compliance and made corrections and necessary modifications.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
Electrician Coursework
7

Maintenance Electrician

Set up preventive maintenance program for the whole tank farm heat trace,

  • Designed heat trace loads and installed the heat trace.
  • 7 day, 24 hour coverage.
  • Helped startup 200 million dollar Cat Cracker Unit on time, under budget while being safe.
  • Worked on low voltage all the way to the fuses on the high voltage in the plant.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
Hvac
8

Electrician's Mate Third Class

Operates standard test and metering equipment including multi-meter, voltmeter, ammeter, oscilloscope, stroboscope, voltage tester and wattmeter. Troubleshoot lighting circuits and power circuits for grounds and short circuits. Conduct maintenance on AC and DC motors and generators; replace bearings; repair small boats electrical systems; computes resistance, current, voltage, phase angle and impedance. Interpret schematics and electrical blueprints. Troubleshoot auxiliary equipment that include low pressure compressors, high pressure compressors, reverse osmosis units and air conditioning control circuits. Act as lead worker for subordinates.

  • Qualified as Engineering Duty Officer. Supervisor of electric and propulsion plant and ships casualty control training while in port. Authorizing Officer for Tag Out maintenance and contractors work orders.
  • Qualified as Assistant Engineering of the Watch. Supervisor of engineering watch standers and ships electric plant control console operation while at sea.
  • In charge of Tag Out program and Electrical program.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Electrical
Electrical And Electronic
Engineering Technology
9

Electrician

Conducted ventilation assessments/ repairs on air conditioning units and fan motors on various units of the U.S. Navy ships and vessels.

  • Conducted Visual Inspections on various ventilation and CHT systems on various units of the U.S. Naval ships and vessels.
  • Conducted assessments/ repairs on various watertight closures on various units of the U.S. Navy ships and vessels.
  • Conducted assessments/ repairs on remotely operated valves.
  • Installed new and upgraded existing lighting systems on various U.S. Navy assets.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Electronics
10

Electrician

Repair and maintain diesel and electrically driven equipment for underground coal mining operations

  • Experience working with low, medium and high voltage equipment such as electrical distribution centers and switchgear up to 12,470 volts
  • Perform weekly emissions testing on diesel powered equipment to ensure safe operating conditions
  • Conduct weekly permissibility of electrical equipment to maintain MSHA standards and document findings and corrective actions
  • Oversee day-to-day operations of the underground diesel shop
  • Repair and maintain safe working conditions of diesel man trips
  • Schedule repairs and order parts for timely and cost effective repairs
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job

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