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Sample resume for a journeyman electrician

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Sample resume for a journeyman electrician

Journeyman Electrician Resume Sample

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Journeyman Electrician resume template


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Journeyman Electrician

Certified Journeyman Electrician with commercial and residential experience focused on quality, safety and customer satisfaction. Adept in performing electrical installations, maintenance and repairs in homes and plant facilities; knowledgeable in all areas of the national electrical code; and excel at analyzing and solving problems with various electrical controls and systems.


  • Electrical Systems & Controls
  • Installations & Maintenance
  • Electromechanical Repairs
  • Generators & Transformers
  • Switches & Circuit Breakers
  • Electrical Code, Safety & QA
  • Wiring Diagrams
  • Testing Instruments
  • Blueprints & Schematics

Professional Experience

Journeyman Electrician, 2012 to Present

Retained by electrical contractor to serve as an electrician on “green” projects. Install new or upgrade existing systems and equipment at manufacturing plants to achieve energy-conservation goals.

  • Installed, maintained, repaired and tested equipment for the generation and utilization of electric energy for diverse-industry clients.
  • Implemented energy-efficient solutions that saved clients hundreds of thousands of dollars annually.
  • Developed expertise in communication systems cabling, circuitry and wiring through projects for public utility companies.
  • Cultivated excellent relationships with clients that led to a strong base of referral business.

Journeyman Electrician, 2008 to 2012
Apprentice Electrician, 2008

Performed electrical-related wiring and installation for commercial and residential construction projects, including new construction, retrofits, remodels and plant expansions.

  • Served as journeyman electrician or apprentice on more than 75 new home construction projects as well as dozens of major commercial projects.
  • Earned a reputation for expertise in complex troubleshooting and problem resolution.
  • Mastered the use of instruments such as ammeters, ohmmeters, voltmeters and testing lamps.
  • Commended for team-player mindset and ability to work with minimal supervision under tight deadlines.

Education & Licenses

California General Journeyman Electrician License
California Electrical Contractor License (C-10)
High School Diploma, sometown High School

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