licensed trades supervisor resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

Hardworking Facility Licensed Trades Supervisor with technical expertise and over 25 years of experience in the trades. Adept at delegation and skilled in managing time and resources. Offering a proven history of sustaining positive working relationships with both employees and management. Currently manage a staff of 10-plus employees in the HVAC, Electrical, Plumbing, and general trades. Current Chair of the electrical safety focus team and also instructs the electrical training for UVA employees. Recently obtained the CEFP and LEED ap o+m certifications. Presently enrolled at PVCC and working on a bachelor's degree in business.

  • Repair Planning
  • Worker Training
  • Local Codes Compliance
  • Customer Relations
  • Project Management
  • Resource Allocation
  • Procedure Enforcement
  • Spreadsheet Tracking
  • Energy Reduction
  • Materials and Labor Costing
  • Outside Contractor Oversight
  • Predictive and Preventive Maintenance
  • Capital Management
  • Daily Facility Operations
  • Sustainable Energy
  • Work Estimation
Work History
Licensed Trades Supervisor, 07/2021 - Current
Abbvie, Inc Columbia, MD, Charlottesville , VA
  • Oversaw a team of service professionals focused on process improvements.
  • Supervised maintenance with a footprint of roughly 1.5 million square feet.
  • Managed team of up to 10 employees in licensed HVAC, Electrical, Plumbing and Senior trades.
  • Shrunk knowledge gaps with ongoing training and close employee mentoring for new and less experienced team members.
  • Enhanced customer satisfaction ratings by motivating team members to strengthen the quality and increase productivity.
  • Contributed to the development, implementation and execution of maintenance programs.
  • Monitored safety compliance to maintain strict standards and protect team members from harm.
Senior Electrician, 07/2003 - 07/2021
Berry Plastics Brookville, PA, Charlottesville, VA

Started at UVA as senior trades technician and quickly decided that UVA was going to be a career and not just another job. Within my first year, I finished vocational school and received my Journeyman's electrician license. I then received my Master's electrician license one year later. Job duties involved working with HVAC and plumbing to maintain a vast majority of academic buildings on Grounds. When Central Shops dissolved, I transitioned into the West Grounds Zone. In 2019, Took the Senior Electrician position.

  • Diagnosed issues and developed effective solutions.
  • Carried out timely preventive maintenance actions, inspections, and repairs on switchboards, controllers, transformers, and emergency/egress lighting equipment.
  • Oversaw projects with a crew of 3 personnel maintaining, repairing, testing, and calibrating single and 3 phase electrical systems, components, and equipment.
  • Adhered to safety protocols, OSHA standards, and building codes in the installation of systems, operation of equipment, and handling of materials.
  • Researched new vendors and partners to obtain the most cost-effective pricing for goods.
  • Overseeing hiring, training, and professional growth of employees with ethnic and diverse backgrounds.
  • Coordinated materials to maintain a steady flow and meet productivity objectives.
  • Aided with obtaining permits or approval of revisions.
  • Audited energy usage and recommended changes to save resources with lighting and controls.
  • Increased customer satisfaction by resolving issues.
  • Assisting in teaching OHS about electrical hazards.
  • Reside on Safety Committee; co-teaching with OHS on electrical hazards.
Electrical Technician, 11/2000 - 03/2002
Aimbridge Hospitality Henderson, NV,

Transitioned from new residential projects to existing residential, commercial, and light industrial services. Became proficient in estimating process ensuring that needed work could be completed on schedule and under budget therefore helping to create additional revenue. Projects ranged up to $10,000+.

  • Increased project success by diagnosing faults and removing defective components while repairing and restoring equipment and systems.
  • Interpreted electrical codes and diagrams to complete electrical repair and installation tasks.
  • Documented all maintenance and repairs performed on equipment
Electrical Mechanic, 10/1997 - 10/2000
LT Bowden Electric City, STATE,

After 10 months in this field, Promoted from helper to foreman wiring houses with 2-3 helpers. Required to have the project roughed in and ready for inspection in 3 days. Final work had to be completed and inspected in 2 days.

  • Interpreted blueprints, schematics and diagrams of project requirements and initiated appropriate electrical installations.
  • Trained helpers on proper procedures of how to install and wire electrical hardware, including junction boxes, service panels, electrical boxes, switches and circuit breakers.
Master Electrician License: , Expected in 06/2005
Catek - Charlottesville, VA,
Status -
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1997
Fairfax High School - Fairfax, VA
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  • CEFP certification in 2021
  • Leed AP o+m certification in 2022
  • Master Electrician License
  • Cat 5 ethernet cabling termination certified
  • CPR Certified
  • Arc Flash Certified
  • Fork Lift Certified
  • Scaffolding Certified
  • Aerial Lift Certified

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School Attended

  • Catek
  • Fairfax High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Licensed Trades Supervisor
  • Senior Electrician
  • Electrical Technician
  • Electrical Mechanic


  • Master Electrician License
  • High School Diploma

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