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Electrical Technician

Capitol Heights, Maryland, United States
August 13, 2018

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Kwesi Brako

**** ******* ****

District Heights MD 20747

Cell: 301-***-****


Prince George's Journeyman License

OBJECTIVE: To obtain a challenging position with your company.

Work Experience

Tradesmen international

2017- present

reading blueprints and diagrams That shows locations of circuitry, panel boards, and equipment necessary to distribute power throughout the structure. follow local building codes, and also the National Electrical Code when doing electrical work. Installation duties require using hand tools and power tools to set up wiring and systems. Used equipment such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and ammeters are used for testing purposes. use these tools and knowledge to install and connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, outlets and fixtures.

Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority- Metro Washington DC

2011 - 2017


Lead a team of up to 10 electricians.

Followed blueprints to install new electrical devices, including; motors, transformers, conduit, circuits, lighting, and receptacles.

Performed inspections, repairs, tested electrical circuits, cables, equipment, and appliances.

Proficient using general and specialized testing equipment, isolating defects in; circuits, switches, and motors.

Replaced faulty switches, sockets, and other elements of electrical systems.

Performed all work in accordance with established safety procedures

TriWire Engineering Solutions, Inc (Contractor of Comcast) Beltsville, Maryland

2009 - 2010

Cable Technician (Contract Position)

Wired and installed cable television, internet, and phone service for residential customers.

Taught customers how to the use and maintain the cable equipment, remote controls.

Maintained and stocked vehicle to be prepared to perform required duties.

Inspected existing ground or made new ground per the National Electrical Code.

Completed paperwork with each work order to ensure all details of the work were recorded.

Operated and maintained installation tools and equipment.

Maintained reports for vehicle, noting required service or repair.

C and T Cable Upper Marlboro MD

2008 - 2009

(Contract Position) Technician

Installed television satellite dish on roofs and poles for residential customers.

Repaired or replaced damaged satellites.

Wired single and multiple dwelling units to connect satellite TV.

Inspected existing ground and made new ground per the National Electrical Code.

USA Technology Vienna, Virginia

2008 - 2008


Disconnected and removed old electrical systems form building.

Ran 2" conduit from new electrical panels to AC units.

Ran conduit from electric room to relocated panels.

Fished wires behind drywall as necessary.

Installed lights, switches, smoke detectors, exhaust, and ceiling fans.

Newcomb Electric Laurel, Maryland

2009 – 2010

Electrical Apprentice

Used drawings and blueprints to pull home runs, install conduits, wiring and lighting.

Installed circuits, lights and receptacles in new construction and renovated buildings.

Maintained safe working conditions at work sites and shop and work sites.

Took care of assigned tools and equipment and ran EMT pipes to junction boxes, panels,

Electrical & Lighting Inc. Washington, DC

2007 - 2009

Electrical Apprentice

Installed electrical panels, 3-way, 4 way and single pole switches.

Troubleshoot and repaired a wide range of electrical systems, including lights plugs, street lighting,

Installed fire alarm and emergency lighting systems; including, compressors, pumps, and heaters.

Troubleshot electric distribution centers with circuit breakers and network systems with transformers.

Repaired and replaced broken light fixtures for street-side parking lots, sidewalks, and flag poles.

Beckstrom Electric Company Woodbridge, Virginia

2005 – 2007

Electrical Apprentice

Run PVC pipe to floor mounted boxes.

Installed 20 & 30 amp outlets for washing machines.

Pulled main feeder from electric room to junction box to feed the circuits.

Ran EMT conduit from panel to junction boxes for lights and plugs.

Assisted on Emergences fire alarm system and back-up generator.

Electrical General Company Washington, DC

2003 - 2005

Electrical Apprentice

Operated drill to make hole in walls, studs, wood and concrete.

Pulled wire from panels to junction boxes as directed.

Used hammer drill to mount junction boxes.


2008 IEC Chesapeake Odenton, MD

Electrical Apprenticeship

2003 TESST College of Technology Beltsville, MD

Associate of Arts, Electronics, Computers, and Telecommunication

Additional Training

Confine Space Training

CPR & AED Training

Bucket Truck Training

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