Joseph J. LaRovera, Sr.
Waterbury, CT 06706
Over 20 years of experience and knowledge serving as a Chief Electrician
Mission-oriented professional with over 30 years of experience in the electrical industry. Operates successfully under highly stressful conditions with an aptitude to analyze data and think critically in time sensitive situations. Proven competence to accurately and quickly assess mechanical problems and fix such problems in a timely manner. Possess a strong commitment to team environment dynamics with the ability to contribute expertise and follow leadership directives.
PLC Control Wiring
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Connected wires to circuit breakers, transformers, and other components.
Repaired and replaced wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using hand tools.
Assembled, installed, tested, and maintained electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, or fixtures, using hand tools or power tools.
Tested electrical systems of continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures, using testing devices, such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, or oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.
Utilized a variety of tools or equipment, such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment, such as oscilloscopes, ammeters, or test lamps.
Planned layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures, based on job specifications and local codes.
Inspected electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, or the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes.
Directed and trained workers to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring and fixtures.
Diagnosed malfunctioning systems, apparatus, or components, using test equipment and hand tools to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.
Inspected components of industrial equipment for accurate assembly and installation, and for defects, such as loose connections or frayed wires.
Supervised all aspects of both industrial and commercial electrical projects.
Responsible for final inspections on all projects.
Utilized effective conflict resolution skills to ensure team cohesion and mission accomplishment.
Successfully supervised various groups of people from different socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds.
Proven team player who makes decisive decisions during highly stressful situations.
Utilized strong communication skills between customers and co-workers for effective and efficient results.
Motivated subordinates to accomplish difficult and time consuming tasks with near perfect results.
Developed a positive work environment to accomplish all tasks with maximum results.
RELEVANT EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
Electrician self-employed 2013-present
Panel Builder Kimchuk Integration Systems, Danbury CT 2010-2012
Chief Electrician US Baird Corporation, Stratford, CT 1978-2002
ADDITIONAL WORK HISTORY
Nelco Corporation, Bridgeport, CT
Tech Electric Corporation, Beacon Falls, CT
Connecticut School of Electronics New Haven, CT Diploma awarded
US Army Signal School Fort Gordon, GA Graduated
Ansonia High School Ansonia, CT Diploma awarded
United States Army Fort Gordon, GA Honorable Discharge
Department of Defense Secret Security Clearance