Location (Residence): Dundee, United Kingdom Citizenship:United Kingdom
English United Kingdom Other:
Education & Experience:
Work Authorization & Relocation:
Vocational in electrical installations Years of Experience:
Authorized to work in: European Union Present Location: UK, Dundee Relocation: UK (in particular)
1. Summary (Cover Letter) - CV/Resume Part 1 [Mandatory]
Iam a 28 year old experienced electrician with ten years of experience in the trade, the last year and a half I have been self-employed with my own business, I have gained experience in problem solving, fault finding and being able to communicate with people as a work colleague as well as an employer.
I have worked on various electrical installations, ranging from domestic right through to industrial, using various wiring systems and enclosures.
2. Work Experience - CV/Resume Part 2 [Mandatory]
February 07 – Present Self Employed Electrician
S.K. Electrical Services
Organise and carryout customer’s work effectively; while managing my time efficiently and meeting critical deadlines for customers, trades and sub-contractors. Everyday work involved jobbing; analysing faults and creating solutions; working equally on long term jobs ranging from 6 to 10 in any given week; carrying out working in industrial, domestic and commercial properties.
June 03 – February 07 Electrician
Smith Electrical and Security Contractors
Worked within a team of electricians to successful complete small and large customer contracts. Everyday work included wiring systems such as; PYRO’s, P.V.C. singles, conduit and trunking, steel conduit and trunking, and S.W.A installations. Most importantly when installations were finished I was in charge of testing them and making sure they were of a high standard and safe. I gained experiences in all types of buildings and situations and one of my biggest jobs was in an old factory with numerous electrical circuits. Small jobs also consisted of fitting fire, smoke, Co2 and security alarms in all types of properties.
August 1998 – June 03 Electrician Apprentice
R.A.S.Crockett and Partners LTD
Time as an electrician was served with this company. This is where I initiay I learned how to use certain tools; how to wire systems; and how to test, locate,
and repair faults. I experienced my first encounters with dealing with customers,
creating quotes and working to deadlines; also where I developed a strong
client base which I used when I started my own business.
3. Education & Training - CV/Resume Part 3 [Mandatory]
2002 SVQ – Installation and Commissioning Electrical Systems and Equipment Level 3
2008 RGIT – Booked 24th September 2008
2008 MEDICAL - Booked 24th September 2008
4. Computer Skills - CV/Resume Part 4 [Mandatory]
Computer literate – MS Word, Excel and Microsoft XP and Vista
5. Other Skills - CV/Resume Part 5 [Optional]
Problem solving – Everyday in my job as an electrician
Organisation – Planning jobs effectively
Communication – Teaching my apprentice new trade skills
Leadership – being an employer
Teamwork – Extensively throughout my career
Creativity – lighting and garden installations
Time management –.balancing my jobs, family and social life
Initiative – deciding where to start on large scale projects
Commitment – I have a ten year old daughter
Networking – my client base and connections with other traders
6. Additional Information - CV/Resume Part 6 [Optional]
Having my own business is a position of great responsibility which demands a huge amount of time and effort. Through this I had an employee where I had to make sure he was safe and carrying out work effectively and
to a high standard.
Being a father comes with huge responsibility that can be very time consuming and demand constant attention. Being considerate, friendly and caring are key factors to maintaining a good relationship.
Most importantly the role of an electrician is a constant responsibility which
demands total attention; safety and professionalism is adamant and must be adhered to in all work.