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

Well-versed in handling tasks such as pole replacements and reconducting with little oversight. Skilled at building circuits, replacing hardware and installing transformers. Effective at managing daily line work and emergency call-outs in all types of environments. Experienced with skills such as sagging, guying and tower erection. Dependable, hardworking and safety-focused. Proficient line worker comfortable working with both energized and de-energized lines. Proven skills in working at heights, managing heavy loads and operating equipment. Hardworking Lineman with a background inspecting poles and lines for damage and experienced in troubleshooting techniques. Organized employee with a strong work ethic and a terrific job attendance record. Highly communicative and offering great problem solving skills. Dependable individual boasting a background working with electrical systems and following all instructions from the supervisor. A bilingual Groundman lifting heavy items, working indoors and outdoors in all sorts of weather conditions and assisting crews. Attentive driver with strong knowledge of local routes and traffic patterns. Monitors road conditions and construction areas to maintain schedule adherence.

Skills
  • Electrical Power Line Maintenance
  • Emergency Repairs
  • Crew Assistance
  • Installation Point Access
  • Safety Meetings
  • Transformer Removal
  • Company Radio Usage
  • Hand and Power Tools
  • Steel Tower Erecting
  • Underground and Overhead Distribution
  • Hardware Disposal Understanding
  • Substation Expertise
  • Three-Phase Background
  • Pole Setting
  • Heavy Lifting
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Construction Principles
  • Troubleshooting [Equipment]
  • Effective Customer Communication
  • Problem Resolution
  • Organizational Skills
  • Planning & Organizing
  • PPE Use
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Fluent in Spanish
  • Maintenance & Repair
  • Customer Service
  • People Skills
  • Training & Development
  • Basic Math
  • Critical Thinking
  • Active Listening
  • Good Work Ethic
  • Conflict Resolution
Experience
Journeyman Lineman, 06/2012 - Current
Colorado Springs Utilities Colorado Springs, CO,
  • Performed work on both dead and energized lines of different voltages.
  • Worked quickly and safely to maintain and reconduct lines.
  • Attached transformers to poles and connected to power lines.
  • Replaced transmission poles and associated hardware with new equipment.
  • 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.
  • Troubleshot overhead distribution lines to restore power service.
  • Tested conductors to identify corresponding conductors and prevent incorrect connections.
  • Compared layout and methods of installation to blueprints and sketches and marked differentiations on drawings.
  • Tested and inspected electric distribution equipment and wiring outside and within buildings to verify conformance of installation with construction and building code specifications.
  • Referred unresolved customer grievances to designated departments for further investigation.
  • Identified site hazards and utilized safety and protective equipment to comply with safety rules.
  • Climbed poles to compare printed data on transformers with work orders and examine wires and auxiliary equipment on poles.
  • Patrolled lines and reported defective equipment or unsafe conditions to supervisor for resolution.
  • Opened switches or attached grounding devices to remove electrical hazards from disturbed or fallen lines.
  • Used computer based software to configure metering and protection devices.
  • Maintained safety and high quality of workmanship by following company standards and procedures and complying with legal regulations.
  • Trained others with less experience and supported and participated in growth of co-workers and company.
  • Operated bucket trucks, lashers, core machines and powered hand tools safely and efficiently.
  • Strung wire conductors and cables between poles, towers, trenches, pylons and buildings, setting lines in place and using winches to adjust tension.
  • Installed electric watthour meters in pre-installed meter-connection boxes to connect service.
  • Kept equipment in good operating condition by following operating instructions, troubleshooting breakdowns, performing preventive maintenance and informing management of needed repairs.
  • Prepared installations by analyzing staking sheets and job sites, gathering required materials and supplies and locating existing cables and other utilities.
  • Opened switches and attached grounding devices to remove electrical hazards from disturbed or fallen lines or to facilitate repairs.
  • Identified defective sectionalizing devices, circuit breakers, fuses, voltage regulators, transformers, switches, relays or wiring using wiring diagrams and electrical-testing instruments.
  • Inspected and tested power lines and auxiliary equipment to locate and identify problems using reading and testing instruments.
  • Enhanced organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests and exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
  • Bolstered customer confidence by keeping installation information confidential and maintaining professional job site demeanor and correspondence.
  • Updated job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities such as trade print articles, exposure to more experienced technicians and other relevant areas of business and networking.
Foreman, 10/2003 - 03/2012
Offerpad Las Vegas, NV,
  • Communicated with employees to demonstrate high standards and mitigate issues.
  • Viewed and checked job equipment to determine maintenance requirements.
  • Checked project details to verify job site materials and equipment.
  • Supervised projects to uphold schedule requirements and quality demands.
  • Monitored job site parts and equipment.
  • Complied with federal and company regulations to maintain high level of job site safety.
  • Managed sites by focusing on safety, operations and productivity.
  • Established expectations and motivated crews to consistently meet or beat goals.
  • Communicated with suppliers and coordinated delivery of supplies to job sites.
  • Tracked and reported units and labor hours prior to submission of timecards.
  • Supported project quality assurance and quality control planning for assigned tasks.
  • Recorded inspection and work order results in software system with attention to conditions found and remediation taken.
  • Planned material and equipment needs to drive on-time delivery in concert with project schedule.
  • Conferred with senior management, owners, contractors and design professionals to discuss project goals and problem solve.
  • Rolled out new processes to achieve operational excellence.
Foreman, 06/1999 - 09/2003
Offerpad Nashville, TN,
  • Communicated with employees to demonstrate high standards and mitigate issues.
  • Viewed and checked job equipment to determine maintenance requirements.
  • Checked project details to verify job site materials and equipment.
  • Supervised projects to uphold schedule requirements and quality demands.
  • Complied with federal and company regulations to maintain high level of job site safety.
  • Managed sites by focusing on safety, operations and productivity.
  • Tracked and reported units and labor hours prior to submission of timecards.
  • Communicated with suppliers and coordinated delivery of supplies to job sites.
  • Implemented budgets to support equipment and workforce requirements and successfully complete projects.
  • Recorded inspection and work order results in software system with attention to conditions found and remediation taken.
  • Conferred with senior management, owners, contractors and design professionals to discuss project goals and problem solve.
  • Rolled out new processes to achieve operational excellence.
  • Increased productivity by improving employee morale and cross-functional communications.
Education and Training
GED: , Expected in 08/1988
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Pearsall High School - Pearsall, TX
GPA:
Status -

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School Attended

  • Pearsall High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Journeyman Lineman
  • Foreman
  • Foreman

Degrees

  • GED

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