journeyman electrician resume example with 9+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -
Professional Summary

Certified Journeyman Electrician with 10 years Electrical experience, dedicated to adhering to highest quality work and safety standards. Certified in electrical wiring repair, maintenance and installment. Knowledgeable about electrical equipment regulations and compliance. Assisted with smooth and efficient electrical work for commercial and residential customers by coordinating supplies, supporting installations and maintaining organized work sites.

  • Wire Splicing
  • Industry safety equipment
  • Fire sprinkler system testing/repair
  • Proficiency at reading blueprints
  • Safety procedures knowledge
  • Technical school training
  • Building Codes
  • Schematic diagram interpretation
Work History
07/2018 to Current
Journeyman Electrician Jefferson County Sheriffs Edgewater, FL,
  • Maintained solid safety record with no OSHA-recordable incidents
  • Complied with safety standards and codes per National Electrical Code
  • Performed maintenance and reconductoring work in varied weather conditions
  • Added or removed wire to shorten or lengthen lines, using various types of splices, connectors and clamps
  • Observed company safety rules and regulations to minimize workplace accidents and reduce electric shocks
  • Inspected machine parts for conformance to product specifications
  • Operated wide variety of equipment including power saws, sanders, grinders, cranes drill press, forklift and basic hand tools
  • Communicated operational issues and changes to supervisor on regular basis
  • Planned layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures based on specifications and applicable code
  • Interpreted drawings, wiring diagrams, flow charts and written descriptions of project requirements
  • Inspected electrical systems, equipment and components to identify hazards, defects and repair requirements
  • Read and interpreted electrical, mechanical and architectural drawings and electrical code specifications for wiring layouts
  • Consulted with foreman regarding likely risks associated with assigned job
  • Maintained and tested fire alarm systems
  • Worked with Master Electrician and team of electricians to provide installation, repair and maintenance for everyday systems
  • Maintained safety of electrical work and systems using test meters
  • Worked extended hours on weekday and weekend projects
  • Identified areas of potential state safety code violations and implemented revisions
  • Inspected completed work of apprentices and explained needed corrections
  • Provided mentor-ship to first-year electrical apprentices
  • Installed and maintained commercial fluorescent lights
  • Maintained, installed and terminated commercial shopping center's large conductors
  • Enforced production safety and quality by supporting leadership in determining solutions for process issues and inefficiencies
  • Completed rough-in, termination and underground work
  • Increased project success by diagnosing faults and removing defective components while repairing and restoring equipment and systems
  • Verified problems, investigated faults and troubleshot solutions to enhance installations
  • Educated wide range of entry-level electricians on best practices and company protocol, ensuring maximum productivity
06/2013 to 07/2018
Electrical Apprentice Rod Martin's Complete Basement Systems Manassas, VA,
  • Tested electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures using various testing devices
  • Installed and wired electrical hardware, including transformers, junction boxes, service panels, electrical boxes, switches and circuit breakers
  • Assessed electrical systems, equipment and components to identify hazards, defects and needed adjustments or repairs
  • Tested electrical systems functionality and continuity of circuits using devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters and oscilloscopes
  • Consistently updated knowledge of safety requirements and policies
  • Measured devices, including analyzers, amp meters and volt-ohm meters
  • Studied building schematics to determine location of wiring and equipment
  • Consulted with supervisor electrician regarding likely risks associated with assigned job
  • Inspected electrical systems, equipment and components to identify hazards, defects and repair requirements
  • Fabricated custom and replacement parts according to specifications, using hand tools
  • Demonstrated expertise in use of cable reels, stripping tools, voltage detectors, crimping tools and wire and cable cutters to complete fast-paced work
  • Performed electrical system installation of conduit, wire, power distribution and motor controls
  • Effectively worked with multi-craft team; providing wiring installation, preventive maintenance and testing of equipment
  • Installed safety and distribution components for electrical systems, such as switches, resistors and circuit-breaker panels
  • Applied knowledge of trade tools and ability to read and follow blueprints and wiring plans to projects
  • Adhered closely to NEC and OSHA regulations and industry best practices
  • Installed, tested and modified circuit breakers, controls, fuses, lights and motors
  • Collaborated in team environment to accomplish projects
  • Followed direction of senior electrical professionals to complete safe, efficient tasks
  • Adhered to all relevant electrical and building codes for each job
  • Maintained cleanliness and organization of work areas
  • Repaired existing systems and replaced malfunctioning parts
09/2011 to 05/2013
Helper Voith Summerville, SC,
  • Maintained work areas by cleaning and straightening for maximum productivity and safety
  • Gathered and disposed of work site debris to remove safety hazards and boost team productivity
  • Determined materials needed for daily shift and loaded vehicles with equipment and supplies
  • Checked measurements and completed accurate cuts to prevent materials waste and maintain cost controls
  • Inspected and tested electrical systems to identify connection issues and other faults affecting system performance
  • Moved equipment, supplies and tools to work locations to assist Electrician in completing skilled work
  • Worked under supervision of Electrician to learn trade and develop electrical knowledge
  • Boosted job efficiency and customer satisfaction by maintaining organized and clean job sites
  • Configured controllers and set up panels for installations
  • Adhered to strict regulations as well as detailed instructions, guidelines and specifications
  • Assisted with electrical installations, including lighting and smoke detectors
  • Thoroughly checked completed work for functionality and safety to maintain satisfied customer base and overall project accuracy
  • Measured and cut required supplies such as wire and conduit
  • Adhered to work site safety protocols and reported potential hazards
  • Inspected wiring to evaluate issues and identify short circuits
  • Gathered parts supplies and tools in preparation for each workday or new job
Expected in 07/2018 to to
Associates in Specialized Electrical Technology: Electrical
Community College of Allegheny County - Pittsburgh, PA,
Expected in 09/2011 to to
Associates in Electrical Technolgy: Electrical
Rosedale Technical Institute - Pittsburgh, PA
Expected in 05/2005 to to
High School Diploma:
Riverview High School - Oakmont, PA
  • OSHA Training in Construction Safety and Health
  • ICRA (Infection Control Risk Assessment) for UPMC Hospitals
  • National Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee Certification

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School Attended

  • Community College of Allegheny County
  • Rosedale Technical Institute
  • Riverview High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Journeyman Electrician
  • Electrical Apprentice
  • Helper


  • Associates in Specialized Electrical Technology
  • Associates in Electrical Technolgy
  • High School Diploma

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