Electrical Department Head Resume Example

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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary

Industrious Foreman Electrician with expertise in project management and electrical troubleshooting. Effective leader completes tasks quickly. Proficient in installing electrical outlets and connecting wires to central circuit panels. Offering 30 years of dedicated service.

  • Equipment Purchasing Specifications
  • Testing Coordination
  • Attention to Detail
  • Operations Conformance Verification
  • Technical Drawings and Schematics
  • Code Compliance
  • OSHA Compliance
  • Electrical Systems Integration
Work History
05/2015 to 06/2021
Electrical Department Head Baldwin Wallace University Berea, OH,
  • Designed and approved power distribution requirements for Hydraulic facility construction.
  • Improved methods for measurement, documentation and work flow management.
  • Monitored installation and operations to consistently meet rigorous customer requirements.
  • Coordinated with vendors to identify and procure appropriate equipment necessary for project completion.
  • Retested electrical products and systems to determine effect of modifications.
  • Conducted projects and performance presentations to clients and company executives.
  • Rendered technical drawings and electrical systems specifications exceeding company standards.
  • Evaluated project scope to estimate costs and set timelines for project delivery.
  • Wrote protocols, qualification documents, test plans and test reports for quality assurance purposes.
  • Troubleshot electrical equipment problems such as electro-valves and sensors.
01/2010 to 04/2015
Electrician Baldwin Wallace University Berea, OH,
  • Interpreted electrical codes and diagrams to complete electrical repair and installation tasks.
  • Interpreted blueprints, schematics and diagrams of project requirements and initiated appropriate electrical installations.
  • Educated wide range of entry-level electricians on best practices and company protocol, ensuring maximum productivity.
  • Increased project success by diagnosing faults and removing defective components while repairing and restoring equipment and systems.
  • Helped management by building and implementing improved documentation for equipment maintenance and repair procedures.
  • Increased customer satisfaction ratings by effectively repairing systems.
  • Verified problems, investigated faults and troubleshot solutions to enhance installations.
  • Oversaw and partook in all aspects of project completion, including ordering parts, managing contractors, job inspections and staff scheduling.
  • Sized components according to building specifications and user requirements.
  • Trained junior electrical professionals on proper procedures.
  • Read and understood technical drawings, diagrams, flow charts and project documentation to make accurate decisions about electrical system installations and repairs for each assignment.
  • Consulted with building management about performance optimization strategies.
  • Repaired and installed new fixtures, wiring, circuits and motors.
  • Evaluated existing electrical systems for maintenance, repair and update requirements.
  • Adhered to safety protocols, OSHA standards and building codes in installation of systems, operation of equipment and handling of materials.
  • Troubleshooted systems and repaired equipment, ensuring compliance with all established guidelines.
10/1990 to 12/2009
Electrician IBEW Local 716 City, STATE,
  • Analyzed blueprints to determine where to run wires, install electrical outlets and connect wires to central circuit panels.
  • Checked safety credentials and licenses for all electrical crew members to comply with corporate rules.
  • Installed and wired electrical hardware, including transformers, junction boxes, service panels, electrical boxes, switches and circuit breakers.
  • Planned layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures based on specifications and applicable code.
  • Analyzed blueprints to diagnose potential electrical hazards and carry out risk assessments prior to starting new jobs.
  • Worked from ladders, scaffolds and roofs to install electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures.
  • Adhered to US Occupational Health and Safety Administration mandates requiring use of gloves and insulating blankets for installation of high-voltage equipment.
  • Worked with various types of cableways, conduits and other electrical raceways.
  • Installed, maintained, repaired and tested equipment for electricity generation and utilization.
  • Enhanced quality control by inspecting condition of equipment and tools.
  • Conducted site visits to plan placement of equipment and interconnection to site's existing electrical system.
  • Demonstrated expertise in use of cable reels, stripping tools, voltage detectors and wire and cable cutters to complete fast-paced work.
  • Inspected electrical systems, equipment and components to identify hazards, defects and repair requirements.
  • Worked from ladders, scaffolds and lifts to install, maintain or repair electrical wiring equipment and lighting fixtures in ceilings, on roofs and on towers.
  • Read and interpreted electrical, mechanical and architectural drawings and electrical code specifications for wiring layouts.
Expected in 06/1996
Journeyman Electrician: Electrical
IBEW NJATC LOCAL 716 - Houston, Tx,
Expected in 06/1985
High School Diploma:
McCullough High School - The Woodlands, TX,

Certified in the IBEW Code of Excellence

Certified in Explosive Atmospheres CompEx 1-4

Texas Journeyman License number 2727

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School Attended
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