Electrical Technician Resume Example

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

When I was young I was very interested in taking things apart and trying to put them back together. I was very involved in sports(Football, baseball, track), shop classes, FFA and working. I took a construction trades program for 2 years(Junior and senior years of high school) through the local community collage. Through that program i got a job doing HVAC and then electrical. have had an interest in electrical since. Got out of the field for a few years until I started at LWT. Started in hydraulics building dredges. Custom made my own hoses with crimp on fittings. The electrical team needed help once and I said I knew electrical and joined their team. Spent two years learning every thing I could about 12v and 24v systems and troubleshooting electrical circuits. Went out on man start up trips to jobsites to insure the machine operated properly. I now build electrical systems on custom firetrucks. Every truck is something new and different and I enjoy rising to the challenge. Wide verity of electrical skills used from low voltage controls to up to 3 phase mechanically driven generators by PTO and everything between. Use and installation of pneumatic and hydraulic systems. Very high attention to detail and very strong hand tool experience.

  • Installation Oversight
  • Circuitry Assembly
  • Blueprint and Schematic Reading
  • Components and Parts Replacement
  • Attention to Detail
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Electrical Control Systems Installation
  • Voltage and Current Meters
  • Customer Relations
  • Hand Tools
  • Control Circuitry
  • Adaptability and Flexibility
  • Defect Correction
  • Maintenance and Repair
Work History
10/2019 to Current Electrical Technician Altair | Wittmann, AZ,
  • Read through customers sales orders and specification books to build electrical systems for custom firetrucks from the ground up.
  • Installed electrical and mechanical equipment in accordance with NEC (National Electric Code), NFPA(National Fire Protection Association)and UL(Underwriters Laboratory)
  • Create and install custom wire harnesses and electrical equipment for power, controls and lighting.
  • Interpreted blueprints, schematics, drawings and layouts to complete builds.
  • Adhered to testing procedures while performing standard and specialized evaluations on energized and de-energized circuits.
  • Installed two-way radios, GPS equipment, camera systems, surveillance equipment, light towers, on board and off board generator systems.
  • Installed and wired wide variety of generators( mechanically and hydraulically driven) 12v to 120v inverters, transfer switches, circuit breaker panels, high voltage lighting, compressors.
  • Tested, troubleshot and calibrated equipment.
03/2017 to 09/2019 Electrical Technician/Hydraulic Technician Watco Companies, Inc. | Cherryvale, KS,
  • Started as a Hydraulic Technician.
  • Interpreted blueprints, schematics, drawings and layouts to complete new builds and repairs.
  • Built and installed Hydraulic tanks, hoses, pipes, motors, pumps, wenches, cylinders, and valves.
  • Was part of the start up and testing team to make sure all pressures were set correctly and function was correct
  • Move onto the electrical team and installed electrical conduit and wiring for power, controls and lighting.
  • Built control panels from scratch and installed into machine.
  • Installed electrical and mechanical and hydraulic equipment in accordance with NEC, US Coast guard, OSHA, MSHA and UL.
  • Tested wiring and other system parts for electrical flow and function.
  • Worked closely with customers and engineering to insure the product was of upmost quality.
  • Assists field service on numerous trips to jobsites around country on many occasions for start up of new machines and to assist in repairs of older equipment.
04/2014 to 11/2016 Mechanical Adjuster Federal Ammunition | City, STATE,
  • Performed troubleshooting, diagnosis and repair of bullet case producing equipment.
  • Identified mechanical problems either by visual flaws in product or changes in measurements and determined best solutions for correction.
  • Ran a JIT line of machines (Just In Time) so all 5 machines needed to produce nearly the same amount of casings per hour so there were no back ups in the line
  • Produced .40 S&W casings for the federal government so tolerances needed to be very tight.
  • Later was moved to a .223 case line which had 12 machines to keep running.
11/2011 to 04/2014 Forklift Operator Kapco | City, STATE,
  • Prepared forklift for daily use by refueling and recharging battery.
  • Completed daily forklift safety checklists.
  • Transported goods between warehouse locations according to shipment and storage needs.
  • Worked with racking systems and loaded or unloaded pallets, pulling and placing pallets on or off of vertical product racking systems and trucks, maximizing storage by stacking products vertically.
  • Maintained forklift by performing preventive maintenance, troubleshooting breakdowns and conducting routine pre and post inspections.
  • Handled multiple tasks simultaneously to maximize work efficiency.
  • Was the die handler on the production floor. Was responsible for installing and removing punch press dies using the forklift.
Expected in 06/2005 | Construction Trades DMACC, Des Moines, IA, GPA:
Expected in 06/2005 High School Diploma | Gilbert High School, Gilbert, IA GPA:

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  • Electrical Technician
  • Electrical Technician/Hydraulic Technician
  • Mechanical Adjuster
  • Forklift Operator
  • High School Diploma