Journeyman Electrical Mechanic resume example with 20+ years of experience

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

Encouraging Union Journeyman Electrical Mechanic of 24 years seeking a position with more responsibility as an Electrical Inspector to reduce challenges of day-to-day operations within a company or local municipality becoming a champion of Customer/Supplier Relationship Management, cost controls, waste reductions, and improved profit through Lean, Six Sigma, and Kaizen applications within the union electrical industry.

  • Supervising Electrician License
  • Illinois State Education License
  • Local and Municipal Codes Compliance
  • Electrical Codes
  • OSHA 30
  • Blueprint Reading
  • Layout Planning
  • Microsoft Excel
  • ICC Training
  • Stick Welding
  • Solder Application
  • Welding Techniques
12/1997 to Current
Journeyman Electrical Mechanic Dywidag Systems Louisville, CO,
  • Install 4000 feet of conduit under a raised computer floor for general and UPS power.
  • Performed rough-in, and terminations for exterior underground main transformers exposed to outdoor temperatures for extended periods.
  • Led team of apprentice electricians in installing electrical systems and inspecting existing circuits.
  • Constructed ComEd vault for 225 room hotel 14 floors.
  • Installed rigid conduit for all feeders to the new switchgear and motor control center.
02/2017 to 04/2018
Project Manager/Estimator Centura Health City, STATE,
  • Responsible for daily operations for all general lighting and power requirements for O’hare Airport Runway Project $20 million.
  • Prepared cost estimates for projects of varying sizes ($10,000-$20MIL).
  • Provided direct supervision to 5 crews of IBEW 134 Union Electricians and 4 crews of Local 1 Union Labors responsible for installation of large duct bank packages.
  • Coordinate with Project Manager and site General Contractors about scope of work at various stages throughout the construction zoning and planning meetings.
  • Determined project staffing needs and led resource management remaining code compliant.
  • Reviewed project risks and devised proactive strategies to avoid potential roadblocks during various weather conditions
  • Conducted periodic inspections of job sites for quality and progress with scope of work and specification relevancy in mind.
  • Support various local municipal, city, state, and government entities during project completion.
01/2016 to 11/2017
Instructor NECA-IBEW City, STATE,
  • Employed a variety of teaching styles to respond to needs of Local Union IBEW apprentices (30-250) to achieve math, print reading, conduit bending, Chicago Code and Local Municipal Building Code adherence.
  • Maintain and update written lesson plans and preparation in accordance with the objectives of the electrical theory and best practices to avoid code violations after installation of equipment and apparatus.
  • Established objectives for lessons, modules and hands-on projects for 55-120 High School Students in Electrical Construction with Local Union IBEW and Chicago Public Schools - Chicago Builds.
  • Leveraged technology (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and Powerpoint) and provided instructional materials to facilitate active learning through Google Classroom, Docs, Sheets, Gmail, and Slides.
  • Attended IBEW Union meetings, IBEW-NECA Night School, OSHA 30 training and activities to enhance Chicago Electrical Code, NFPA and National Electrical Code understanding as it applies to passing an electrical field inspection.
  • Developed curriculum to support distance education and hybrid courses via Microsoft Teams and Google Meets.
  • Upheld OSHA protocols to maintain a safe working environment in residential and commercial electrical construction.
08/2015 to 01/2017
Foreman /Union Steward Grand-Khan Electric City, State,


  • General Foreman’s, First point of contact for all general lighting and power for AMC Theatre 44,000 sq. ft. facility.
  • Provided supervision to 4 Journeymen and 1 Apprentice for a furniture build out of 144 cubicles.
  • Responsible for all interior and exterior lighting and fixtures
  • Worked at supervisory capacity for the demo phase of a tenant build out.
  • Troubleshoot fire alarm and terminated devices.

Job Steward

Hall Appointed Steward for a 10,000 sq. ft. New construction restaurant

  • Terminated LED lighting panel restaurant
  • Assessed risk levels associated with collective bargaining strategies.
  • Resolved and reduce job site issues/grievances with all craft and tradesmen.
  • Reported working hours to Local 134 IBEW Union hall
  • Conducted safety meetings pertaining to OSHA and International Code Council standards and
  • Execute Hiring/Layoff protocols.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2016
Master of Science: Master of Industrial Technology And Operations
Illinois Institute of Technology - Chicago, IL
  • Minor in Supply Chain Management
Expected in 05/2016
Bachelor of Science: Industrial Technology And Management
Illinois Institute of Technology - Chicago, IL,
  • Minor in Industrial Facilities
  • Dean's List Honoree Spring 2015
Expected in 01/2003
Associate of Applied Science: Electrical Construction Technology
City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College - Chicago, IL
Expected in 06/2003
Apprentice Electrician Program: Journeyman Electrical Mechanic
Local 134 IBEW Apprenticeship - Chicago, IL,
Expected in 01/2022
Journeyman Electrician Certification: Various Night School Coursework
IBEW-NECA Technical Institute - Chicago, IL,
  • Provided upon request

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School Attended

  • Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Illinois Institute of Technology
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College
  • Local 134 IBEW Apprenticeship
  • IBEW-NECA Technical Institute

Job Titles Held:

  • Journeyman Electrical Mechanic
  • Project Manager/Estimator
  • Instructor
  • Foreman /Union Steward


  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Applied Science
  • Apprentice Electrician Program
  • Journeyman Electrician Certification

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