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Working As An Electrical Contractor

  • Getting Information
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Coordinating the Work and Activities of Others
  • Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material
  • Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work
  • Deal with People

  • Outdoors/walking/standing

  • Make Decisions

  • $39,000

    Average Salary

Example Of What An Electrical Contractor does

  • Bolted and screwed control panels and assembled operating units to framework.
  • Design PCB Layout of FPGA Controller Adapter Board for ADC, and EEPROM proof of design.
  • Communicate with mechanical trades to coordinate work overlap .Data entry, field reports, work projection reports and emails.
  • Run conduit and pull insulated wires through conduit.
  • Assembled control systems from supplied prints.
  • Experienced in the 2011 NEC handbook.
  • Maintained and tested fire alarm systems.
  • Installed and repaired electrical wiring and HVAC systems in new and existing residential homes and commercial businesses.
  • Bend EMT conduit & PVC conduit.
  • Use of the NEC and NFPA was a necessity along with all other local codes.
  • Install lighting, electrical outlets and circuit breakers.
  • Use various types of hand tools & power tools.
  • Install equipment and accessories such as stereos, navigation equipment, communication equipment, and security systems.
  • Use CCAD forms and Pubs on daily basis.
  • Received on job site training.
  • Assisted in wiring runs in new construction.
  • Performed trouble shooting and corrective maintenance.
  • Switch gear change overs at sea world at Disney World.
  • Submitted monthly union payroll report.
  • install all electrical systems, Tampa Area

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Average Length of Employment
Journeyman/Foreman 6.6 years
Journeyman Wireman 6.5 years
Master Electrician 6.2 years
Electrical Foreman 5.0 years
Electrician 4.3 years
Lead Electrician 3.9 years
Top Careers Before Electrical Contractor
Electrician 25.9%
Foreman 3.9%
Owner 3.0%
Apprentice 2.4%
Technician 2.3%
Supervisor 2.2%
Top Careers After Electrical Contractor
Electrician 20.6%
Owner 5.1%
Foreman 3.7%

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Top Skills for An Electrical Contractor

  1. Electrical Systems
  2. RUN Conduit
  3. Safety Codes
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Maintain and Test Elevators and Emergency Generator Electrical systems at each location to ensure compatibility and safety of system.
  • Run conduit, install cable tray, pull and terminate electrical cable, install switch gear
  • Sealed systems against weather, using safety codes and manufacturer specifications.
  • Performed electrical-related wiring and installation for residential construction projects, including new construction, retrofits, remodels, and expansions.
  • Maintain professional relationships with other laborers and general contractors, maintain a reputation of reliability and honesty.

Electrical Contractor Resume Examples And Tips

The average resume reviewer spends between 5 to 7 seconds looking at a single resume, which leaves the average job applier with roughly six seconds to make a killer first impression. Thanks to this, a single typo or error on your resume can disqualify you right out of the gate. At Zippia, we went through over 3,068 Electrical Contractor resumes and compiled some information about how best to optimize them. Here are some suggestions based on what we found, divided by the individual sections of the resume itself.

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Electrical Contractor Demographics

Gender

Male

81.4%

Unknown

9.6%

Female

9.0%
Ethnicity

White

58.7%

Hispanic or Latino

16.9%

Black or African American

11.1%

Asian

9.8%

Unknown

3.5%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

61.0%

Dakota

7.3%

German

4.9%

Portuguese

2.4%

Zulu

2.4%

Vietnamese

2.4%

Shona

2.4%

Hebrew

2.4%

Japanese

2.4%

French

2.4%

Venetian

2.4%

Persian

2.4%

Polish

2.4%

Carrier

2.4%
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Electrical Contractor Education

Schools

University of Phoenix

11.9%

National University

7.5%

The Academy

7.5%

Pennsylvania State University

6.0%

A-Technical College

6.0%

Oklahoma State University

5.2%

Wake Technical Community College

4.5%

University of Kentucky

4.5%

Community College of the Air Force

4.5%

University of Georgia

4.5%

Delaware County Community College

4.5%

University of Alabama

3.7%

University of Tennessee - Knoxville

3.7%

Michigan State University

3.7%

University of Maryland - University College

3.7%

Arizona State University

3.7%

Harrisburg Area Community College - Harrisburg

3.7%

Porter and Chester Institute

3.7%

Miami Dade College

3.7%

Red Rocks Community College

3.7%
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Majors

Electrical Engineering Technology

22.3%

Electrical Engineering

17.0%

Business

14.6%

Electrical And Power Transmission Installers

7.7%

Accounting

4.2%

Industrial Technology

4.1%

Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians

3.2%

Education

3.0%

Management

2.9%

Computer Science

2.8%

General Studies

2.8%

Criminal Justice

2.1%

Engineering

2.1%

Drafting And Design

2.0%

Construction Management

2.0%

Mechanical Engineering

1.7%

Project Management

1.6%

Heating And Air Conditioning

1.6%

Computer Networking

1.3%

Automotive Technology

1.2%
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Degrees

Other

38.3%

Bachelors

25.7%

Associate

15.5%

Certificate

8.1%

Masters

6.5%

Diploma

4.1%

License

1.4%

Doctorate

0.6%
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