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Education & Experience:
Work Authorization & Relocation:
Vocational in Electrical Construction Years of Experience:
Authorized to work in: Canada Present Location: Canada, Sydney Relocation: Anywhere (International)
1. Summary (Cover Letter) - CV/Resume Part 1 [Mandatory]
Attention Hiring Department
I am a 29 year old , healthy
energetic individual , who is ready to work for you !!!
I am a third period Electrical Apprentice who is currently working on his next
block of study online . I am a safety conscious individual who works in a very safe and
productive manor . I am comfortable working in a team environment or left alone to
accomplish specific tasks.
I have been working in a very busy industrial setting in the Alberta Oil Sands over
the last 2 years , where I acquired experience working in Live Plant operations and
I know that if you consider me for a position in the Oil and Gas Industry , that
You will not be disappointed , I know that there is much for me to bring to this
organization , as well as there is lots for me to learn . I someday hope to become a
foreman or to run my own company .
In closing I shall add that I take great pride in my work , and approach each day
With enthusiasm and an eagerness to improve… I hope that you will consider me for a
2. Work Experience - CV/Resume Part 2 [Mandatory]
Trade Related Experience
Received 2000 Hrs worth of Education and hands on wiring principles in Construction Electrical in 1997 to 1998. And 2004 to 2005
Finished a 5 week volunteer work term with Little Narrows Gypsum Company in April of 2005. Witnessed Plc control systems in action , Plant Processing of Gypsum , Conveyors and vibrators … worked with limit switches.
I worked for and originally became Indentured under Live Lines Electrical Services in Sydney Mines , where I got my fundamentals in Residential New Construction , and Renovations , and Commercial .
I Worked 3 months in the Oil Field on a IN-SITU Plant in Peace River , with FLINT Field Services. Built cable Tray , pulled cable , worked on motors , switches , installed lights , worked in MCC’s , plugs etc….
Worked on The Canadian Natural Horizon Project for Braid Industrial Services from July 2007 untill December of 2008. Pulled cable , built cable tray , grounding & bonding , Working in MCC’s , installed Electrical Heat Trace Systems.
Worked at Conoco Phillips for 2 weeks doing reinstatements of Electric Heat Trace with Braid Industrial Services in a Live IN-SITU Oil Plant.
3. Education & Training - CV/Resume Part 3 [Mandatory]
Graduated from Baddeck Academy High School in 1997.
Attended Army Reserve Training, Sept. 1997 until April of 2001.
Graduated Post Secondary education with Nova Scotia Community College in 1997 and 2004.
Completed my Second Block of Electrical Study in
Currently taking my third block of Electrical Study online with Nova Scotia Community College . I also have acquired over 7500 Hrs experience in the trade to date.
Electrical Courses Completed
ELE-1010 Safety Measures in Construction
ELE-0135 Building Codes
ELE-0160 Blueprint 1 ( GENERIC )
ELE-0110 Hand Tools
ELE-1115 Power Tools
ELE-0125 Direct Current ( DC ) Theory
ELE-1130 Series and Parallel Circuits
ELE-1180 Conductors & Cables
ELE-1140 Voltage Drop & Power Loss
ELE-1185 Fundamental Wiring
ELE-1170 Conduit, Tubing & Fittings
ELE-1175 Raceways, Wireways & Busways
ELE-1145 Single Phase Theory 1
ELE-1145 Single Phase Theory 2
ELE-1150 Three-Phase Theory
ELE-1395 Distribution System Conditioning
ELE-1195 Protective Devices
ELE-1215 Distribution Equipment
ELE-1190 Lighting &Controls
ELE-1245 Central Heating Units
ELE-1250 Electric Heating Systems
ELE-1255 Low-Voltage Temperature Control
ELE-1260 Line-Voltage Temperature Control
ELE-1400 Furnace Control
ELE-1405 Electric Surface Heating Units
ELE-1205 Single Phase Service Entrance
ELE-1210 Three Phase Service Entrance
4. Computer Skills - CV/Resume Part 4 [Mandatory]
I would say that I am fairly proficient at computers... however I am rusty at using spread sheets and such... I can type about 40 words per minute..... navigate web pages...use programs.... you get the idea... just basic knowledge.
5. Other Skills - CV/Resume Part 5 [Optional]
Related Skills and Training
H2S Training Enform
First Aid and CPR training.
Construction Safety Training System … CSTS
Aerial Work Platform ( OSSA )
Fall Protection ( OSSA )
Power Actuated Tools. (HILTI)
Occupational Health and Safety.
Walter safe use of grinding wheels certificate.
Demonstrated safe use of hand tools and power tools.
Use of electrical concepts and theories (AC/DC).
Locate, interpret, and follow Canadian Electrical Code.
Read and interpret basic electrical blueprints.
Sketching and drawing plans for schematics and projects.
CRS building programs for PLC’s using Ladder Logic.
6. Additional Information - CV/Resume Part 6 [Optional]
Im not sure how relevant... but I was involved with the Canadian Armed Forces as a Reservist Engineer... I was part of this for 4 yrs... Great team building... and character .... I am a great sailor ... I spent my entire childhood on the water... sailing in lots of races...... I am a outdoors type of person... Not afraid to work in remote locations for extended lengths of time... provided I get to go home on a semi regular basis.