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Electrical Contractors wire businesses, factories, plants, and homes to provide them with electrical power. Skills relevant to this position and found on applicants' resumes include meeting with clients, assessing electrical systems, providing estimates, purchasing materials, planning and scheduling projects, and installing equipment and electrical systems. Sample resumes in the field show that in order to become an Electrical Contractor, an applicant should be able to show that he or she has participated in an apprenticeship program through a trade union or large contracting company.

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1

Operations Manager/lighting Distribution and Electrical Contractor

Oversaw facilities, warehouse operations, and inventory control; managed a team of 20 employees in inside/counter sales, warehouse, dispatching, and billing and payroll departments

  • Redesigned the existing warehouse layout to increase storage capacity but 30%, resulting in the elimination of a 15,000 Sq. Ft warehouse saving the company $100K annually
  • Increased Service Level Analysis (SLA) from 67% to 92% by monitoring truck inventories to improve first day completions
  • Coached the billing administrator to improve billing days from 14 to 5 by working with the branch dispatcher and service technicians to ensure the accuracy of work orders
  • Recognized by the company vice president for team building by encouraging supervisors and managers to be more involved in the company safety program
  • Reduced the fleet from 39 to 32 vehicles, saving the division over $64K in annual maintenance fees and $23K in fuel costs
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AS
Diesel Mechanics
2

Independent Mechanic/electrical Contractor

Install commercial and residential electrical and communication systems including new construction, retrofits and remodels in accordance with code requirements; areas of expertise include electrical and control wiring, climate control systems, equipment testing, blueprints and schematics, service repair and maintenance.

  • Collaborated with other sub-contractors to complete large projects ahead of schedule and under budget.
  • Earned a reputation for expertise in complex troubleshooting and problem resolution.
  • Mentored apprentice electricians - provided advice on proper safety procedures and methods for maximizing, productivity, efficiency, and quality.
  • Mastered the use of measuring/testing instruments such as ammeters, ohmmeters, voltmeters and testing lamps.
  • Cultivated excellent relationships with clients, resulting in a strong base of referral business.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
HS
High School Diploma
C
Certificate
3

Electrician/electrical Contractor

Prepared lighting system designs in accordance to the National/American Electrical Code

  • Performed calculations utilizing plans and material specifications
  • Purchased, expedited materials/equipment, and maintained quality control
  • Hired, scheduled, and supervised 10 laborers; developed and enforced effective company policy, procedures, and project safety regulations
  • Acquired zoning variance and building permits
  • Established new business and successfully developed a personal Client base through excellent
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
4

Nationally Recognized Civil and Electrical Contractor

844 East Rockland Rd., Libertyville, IL 60048 Nationally Recognized Civil and Electrical Contractor

  • Worked as Asst. Project Manager on $3.5 million Interstate roadway enhancement subcontract
  • Worked directly with General Contractor to coordinate project schedules and meet deadlines
  • Managed all project purchasing and schedules
  • Developed and presented contract finance reports monthly to executive board
  • Worked with Senior PM and Superintendent to develop new work scope procedures
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BS
Construction Management
5

Assistant Project Manager - Electrical Contractor

  • Assisted in managing a government electrical contract valued over $50 million
  • Resolved issues that occurred during the design and construction phase
  • Updated work productivity reports to ensure the project stayed under budget
  • Determined pricing for changes in scope of work and tracked submittals throughout the approval process
  • Contributed as a member of the Quality Control team to ensure that construction consistently exceeded owner expectations in the field
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Structural Engineering
6

Electrical Contractor

Modified and replaced systems within homes and small businesses to be more cost effective and energy efficient.

  • Interpreted electrical circuit drawings and rewired circuit breakers and outlets.
  • Repaired old and installed new appliances and other miscellaneous systems in homes and businesses.
  • On call 24/7 for home and business technical emergencies.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
AS
Electronics Technician
7

General / Electrical Contractor

Directed all day-to-day operations; planned, supervised, and coordinated all phases of installation, repair, and construction projects, including client communications, supplies sourcing, vendor negotiations, acquisition of permits, and hiring and scheduling of assistants and subcontractors. Specialized in electrical installation for homes, commercial businesses, and industrial facilities, following blueprints and troubleshooting electrical circuits. Administered job estimating, proposal preparation, and financial recordkeeping. Ensured compliance with regulations and building codes.

  • Successfully promoted and grew business from $10K start-up to more than $300K in annual revenues with targeted advertising campaigns and delivery of quality service.
  • Wired more than 100 residential homes, including installation of main panels, breakers, outlets, appliances, underground and overhead 200 and 400 amp 240-volt single-phase services and installation of phone and cable cat5.
  • Installed 400 to 1200 amp three-phase systems for commercial applications, including switchgears, feeders, panel boards, conduit, device boxes, and branch circuits.
  • Earned residential, commercial, and industrial state contractor and electrical license.
  • Key clients included: Friedman's Jewelers, Walters Funeral Home, Sonic Drive-In, Lafollette Middle School, JLS Video, Lafollette Eye Clinic, Riggs Drug Store, Pryor Parrott Attorneys, New Horizon Church, Edible Arrangements, and Aspen Square Plaza.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
8

Commercial Electrical Contractor

Established scope and timeline for each commercial project in conjunction with general contractors

  • Estimated project costs, negotiated contracts, and adhered to specific budgets
  • Hired and managed employees and subcontractors
  • Responsible for weekly employee payroll
  • Created company invoices for payment
  • Completed the Louisiana Business & Law Exam and Commercial Electrical
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Commerce & Business Administration
9

Commercial and Residential Electrical Contractor

Monitored projects for National Electrical Code compliance, assisted with blue print take-offs and job planning

  • Resolved customer complaints and concerns when necessary, supervised electrical helpers
  • Designed custom electrical systems and lighting layouts
  • Installed, maintained, and diagnosed and repaired office computer systems
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Hvac Types 1 And
Computer Sciences
10

Electrical Contractor

Managed the electrical roughing and trimming of a total of 30 homes within 8 months.

  • Coordinated with other contractors in an effective manner, which increased the production of houses within time expected.
  • I planned the organization of materials for each project. As a result my projects were completed on time and under budget.
  • Eliminated the need to make repeated trips to an electrical retailer by planning beforehand materials needed. I was able to use that time to be on site more often.
  • Reduced the need for troubleshooting by double-checking the job performed. As a result we finish the project on time.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job

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