A resume for electrician position is the most important tool for anyone looking for a new job or changing his/her current job. For electricians, whose work and relevant expertise determines their candidacy, a compelling resume can wonderfully work to get their dream job. An electrician’s resume is one to two pages document containing different sections and bullet points. Build your resume in such a way that immediately catch the attention of reader and persuade to call you for an interview.

Electricians may be divided into two categories – construction electricians and maintenance electricians. While they perform different duties depending on the project that they have been offered, their activities may overlap at times too. For instance, a construction electrician can also manage the work of a maintenance electrician.

The following resume samples are designed for a general electrician position. You are free to modify per your circumstances.

 Related: Electrician Cover Letter

 

Electrician Resume Sample 1

 

 

Harris Myers

550 Evergreen Lane • Aberdeen, SD 57401 • (005) 222- 1111 • harris @ email . com


❖❖ ELECTRICIAN ❖❖

Delivering high-quality electrical solutions – Reducing costs and increasing efficiency.

Performance Summary: Detail-oriented electrician with 10+ years’ extensive experience in all aspects of electrical arena. Efficient in multi-voltage lighting, appliances installation and equipment testing. Substantial knowledge of industrial control circuit management and power distribution. Recognized for consistently increasing customer satisfaction by providing them with accurate solutions.

CORE COMPETENCIES

– Equipment Installation – Schematic Installation – Problem Diagnosis
– Motor Repair – Ballast Replacement – Fluorescent Fixtures
– Switch Gear Maintenance – Wiring and Repair – Circuit Coding/Rerouting
– Power Distribution – Blueprint Implementation – Troubleshooting

SELECTED ACHIEVEMENTS

• Reduced annual electricity consumption costs by 20% through installation of energy saving devices without effecting lighting or power efficiency and quality
• Trained 4 apprentices and implemented the National Electric Code to book at the firm
• Fixed a major issue with an electrical transformer saving the client an expense of up till $20k
• Detected and dealt with a minor current leakage in a pre-installed electrical heating system and saved the company from a big accident

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

AES CORPORATION, Aberdeen, SD | 8/2009 to Present
Electrician

• Develop thorough understanding of contract plans and specifications including one-line diagrams, cable and conduit schedules and ladder/loop diagrams
• Install and repair electrical systems, wiring, fixtures, motors per plans
• Supervise and assign work to helpers
• Diagnose problems, check current leakages and work with varied voltages to fulfill client’s power source demands
• Follow workplace safety guidelines while maintaining a safe and clean work area
• Install relays, switches, circuit breaker panels and grounding leads
• Test continuity of start-up systems and circuits using ohmmeter and oscilloscope
• Handle terminations in keeping with color codes
• Take necessary corrective actions to eliminate safety risks
• Inspect helper’s work for compliance with plans
• Cut and install electrical conduits utilizing proper hand and power tools
• Twist and solder wires together and apply terminal caps

VOLTEC, Aberdeen, SD | 5/2006 to 7/2009
Electrician Apprentice

• Responded to client telephonic complains and trouble-shooted electrical issues as per direction of the electrician
• Changed motors, depicted color coded circuits and translated circuit schemes to facilitate problem diagnosis and resolution
• Kept record of all services done

EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION

FDY TECHNICAL INSTITUTE, Aberdeen, SD – 2006
Diploma in Electrical Systems

Electrician/Journeyman Certification

 

Electrician Resume Sample 2

 

Joshua Drew


6377 Winthrop Cir | Marietta, GA 64544 | Cellular: (004) 999-9999 | Email:

OBJECTIVE: To obtain employment as an Electrician with Pillar Innovations utilizing strong expertise in electrical systems and related troubleshooting procedures.

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
• 4 years’ hands-on experience in electrical installation and maintenance field
• Proficient in installing new and modified electrical wiring and devices
• Adept at performing predictive and preventive maintenance
• In depth knowledge of examining and testing elements of electrical systems to locate and troubleshoot faults
• Highly skilled in installing and wiring motors for large and complex machine tools
• Thorough knowledge of applied trade practices and techniques

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Regal-Beloit – Wausau, WI

 Apr 2014 – Present

Electrician – Journeyman

• Install and maintain electrical work on plant electrical systems, equipment and apparatus to provide a continuous flow of power and lighting
• Maintain functionality of electronic devices
• Troubleshoot, repair and monitor existing electrical system

Major Accomplishments
• Planned a new layout and working detail of wiring which decreased project cost by $5000
• Integrated an extremely complex electricity system to work in accordance with newly installed solar panels
• Resolved a particularly complicated electrical fault in record time which an entire team of external electricians could not solve

ABC Electricals – Marietta, GA

 May 2012 – Apr 2014

Electrician

• Installed, maintained and repaired switchboards, circuits and electronic equipment
• Diagnosed and remedied electrical problems
• Performed repairs as and when required
• Carried out preventive maintenance on electrical circuits and machinery

Major Accomplishments
• Identified and resolved a complex problem in wiring system which resulted in a smooth flow of electricity
• Replaced faulty switches, sockets, plugs and fuses increased efficiency by 25%
• Renewed circuits and replaced defective parts

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATION
Certified GA Electrician

Marietta Public School, Marietta, GA | 2008
High School Diploma

ADDITIONAL CAPABILITIES
• High level of professionalism and a positive demeanor
• Demonstrated problem solving skills
• Proficient in conveying technical information
• Exceptional communication and Customer service skills
• Physically dexterous