apprentice lineman resume example with 3+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -

Motivated Apprentice Lineman with demonstrated skills in related equipment, vehicles and processes. Always looking to learn new skills and help team members. Focused on maintaining systems and equipment for optimum performance.

  • Hand and power tools
  • Electrical power line maintenance
  • Crew assistance
  • Steel tower erecting
  • Effective customer communication
  • Troubleshooting [Equipment]
  • Equipment maintenance
  • Computer skills
  • Good work ethic
  • Flexible schedule
  • Basic math
  • Multitasking
  • Maintenance & repair
  • Heavy lifting
  • Transformer removal
01/2022 to Current
Apprentice Lineman Idaho Power Inc. (Idacorp Inc.) Boise, ID,
  • Operated overhead line equipment such as bucket and boom trucks with consistent safety.
  • Maintained tools, equipment and vehicles in line with strict company standards.
  • Helped operate digger derrick truck and dug rock holes.
  • Climbed wood poles to install lines, change out transformers and connect new service.
  • Assisted with emergency call-outs to quickly restore service.
  • Kept street and security lights in good working order with regular maintenance.
  • Assisted in various capacities during construction, repair and maintenance of electrical lines.
  • Shortened or lengthened wires by removing or adding wire and used different types of splices, connectors and clamps.
  • Adhered to strict federal and corporate rules to promote overall safety of workers and members of public.
  • Assessed power lines, poles and electrical equipment for wear and damage and reported deficiencies to appropriate supervisor.
  • Opened switches or attached grounding devices to remove electrical hazards from disturbed or fallen lines.
  • Tested conductors to identify corresponding conductors and prevent incorrect connections.
  • Climbed poles to compare printed data on transformers with work orders and examine wires and auxiliary equipment on poles.
  • Compared layout and methods of installation to blueprints and sketches and marked differentiations on drawings.
  • Troubleshot overhead distribution lines to restore power service.
  • Tested and inspected electric distribution equipment and wiring outside and within buildings to verify conformance of installation with construction and building code specifications.
  • Installed electric watthour meters in pre-installed meter-connection boxes to connect service.
  • Identified site hazards and utilized safety and protective equipment to comply with safety rules.
  • Patrolled lines and reported defective equipment or unsafe conditions to supervisor for resolution.
04/2021 to 01/2022
Multi Craft Owens Corning Headquarters Waxahachie, TX,
  • Certified welder
  • Certified pipe fitter
  • Forklift certified
  • Assist in hazardous jobs
  • Do every job safe and organized
  • Inspected, operated or tested machinery or equipment to diagnose machine malfunctions.
  • Maintained neat and clean tools, machinery and work areas.
  • Implemented troubleshooting techniques to resolve issue.
  • Aligned and balanced new equipment after installation.
  • Assembled, installed or repaired electrical or electronic components and pipe systems.
01/2019 to 02/2020
Welder Helper International Paper Company Phoenix, AZ,
  • Brought supplies, equipment and tools to work locations.
  • Heated, formed and dressed metal parts with hand tools, torch and arc welding equipment.
  • Moved items between machines, conveyors and transport equipment to meet production needs.
  • Examined final products for conformance with quality and design standards.
  • Prevented distortion of parts by monitoring fitting, burning and welding processes.
  • Completed precision cuts with power saws, hand shears and chipping knives.
  • Organized and maintained equipment to keep team of [Number] welders working at good pace.
  • Followed safety procedures with [Type] equipment to prevent injuries and accomplish tasks on time.
  • Sorted and packaged products to prepare for processing or shipment.
  • Set up equipment and welded parts according to welding chart specifications and type.
  • Followed safety guidelines through proper machine guarding and lockout and tagout procedures.
  • Scraped off excess spatter using portable grinders and arc-cutting equipment.
  • Operated manual and semi-automatic welding equipment to fuse metal segments together.
  • Laid out, positioned, aligned and secured parts and assemblies with straightedges, squares and calipers.
  • Monitored fitting, burning and welding processes to avoid overheating parts, warping, shrinking, distortion and expansion of materials.
  • Completed minor torch ups with MIG welders.
  • Prepared broken parts for welding by properly grooving and scarfing surfaces.
  • Adjusted gas flow and pressure to create and maintain desired flames.
  • Maximized shop organization and equipment lifespan by maintaining equipment.
  • Determined welding strategies using metallurgy knowledge, geometry and welding techniques.
  • Used welding skills to help repair and maintain heavy-duty machinery.
  • Conducted hydrostatic and tolerance tests on welded parts to verify weld quality and conformance to specifications.
  • Repaired structures by dismantling, reshaping and reassembling metal components with cutting torches and hand tools.
  • Operated manual and semi-automatic welding equipment in vertical, horizontal and overhead positions.
  • Read blueprints and drawings and took measurements to plan layout and procedures.
06/2016 to 01/2017
Electrical Apprentice Faith Technologies, Inc. Dallas, TX,
  • Worked in team-based environment to accomplish projects.
  • Installed new electrical components, fixtures and motors.
  • Operated hand and power tools and diagnostic equipment to complete various aspects of jobs.
  • Followed relevant electrical and building codes for each job.
  • Kept work areas clean, neat and free of hazards.
  • Maintained organization, cleanliness and safety in work areas.
  • Measured and prepared supplies for electrical tasks.
  • Reviewed blueprints and electrical schematics to perform tasks to specifications.
  • Completed semi-skilled and skilled work under supervision of fully qualified professionals.
  • Dug trenches and created holes to pull conduit and install supports.
  • Verified measurements and made accurate cuts to avoid wasting materials on job sites.
  • Utilized knowledge and equipment to test wiring and other system parts for electrical flow and function.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2016 to to
High School Diploma:
Sweeny High School - Sweeny, TX
Expected in to to
: Electrical Industrial Commercial And Residential
Brazosport College - Lake Jackson, TX
  • Currently Pursuing my associates.

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School Attended

  • Sweeny High School
  • Brazosport College

Job Titles Held:

  • Apprentice Lineman
  • Multi Craft
  • Welder Helper
  • Electrical Apprentice


  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)

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