Matthew D. Peeples
To hold a position with a company that is both challenging and enjoyable. The position should yield job stability, higher earning potential and the chance to expand my career. My self motivation, technical, communication skills, work experience and training will allow for my success in such a stimulating atmosphere.
Education and Training
Attended two year school of on the job training provided by USS 2010-2011.
70E training annually provided by USS 2010-1015.
Satellite Broadcasting & Communications Association Certification 2009.
Georgia DOT Certified Welder 2007.
OSHA 10 Occupational Safety and Health Training Course in Construction Safety and Health 2005.
Leviton Fiber Optics and Copper Certified Installer 2003.
Siemon Fiber Optics Certified Installer 2003.
Knowledgeable of NEC, OSHA, NFPA 70 E.
Graduate of the National Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee. The NJATC is a five year electrical apprenticeship program. It consists of on the job training and class room instruction. Montgomery, AL 1995-2000
Tyco Raychem High Voltage Stressing and Splicing, 2000.
McCormick Job Estimating Software Training 1999.
Attended George C. Wallace Community College, 1993-1995.
Graduate of George W. Long High School, Skipperville, AL, 1993.
UNITED STATES STEEL Corp., Fairfield, AL
2010-15 Maintenance Electrician/ Instrumentation
Maintain, diagnose, replace and install plant electrical systems.
Knowledge of Allen Bradley PLC 5, 500, and 5000, solid state variable speed drives and soft-start controls.
Perform preventative maintenance and troubleshooting of production equipment.
Install new fiber optics backbone for camera systems.
Maintain UPS systems for network systems.
Working knowledge of Limitorques troubleshoot and, maintenance.
Knowledge of GE HMI systems.
Calibration of instrumentation and troubleshooting.
Installation of thermocouples and troubleshooting.
Troubleshooting different types of motors of different sizes, horsepower and voltages used in production.
Follow and complete work orders and preventative maintenance on operating systems.
Set up and troubleshoot electronic and pneumatic valves and actuators.
Use prints to troubleshoot electrical problems and update as built drawings
Practice 70E procedures for all voltages.
Maintenance of environmental emissions equipment.
SMURFIT STONE Container Corp., Panama City, FL
2009-10 Maintenance Electrician/ Instrumentation
Maintain, diagnose, replace and install plant electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
Knowledge of PLC’s, solid state variable speed drives and controls
Performs preventative maintenance and troubleshooting for manufacturing equipment.
Calibration of instruments.
PLC/DCS troubleshooting. Allen Bradley, GE Genius, Bailey.
Use of a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and materials handling equipment in performing duties, some machine shop and welding skills.
Complies with all safety regulations and practices.
Completes maintenance work orders as directed by maintenance manager.
Inman Industrial Electric Company, Jesup, GA
2008 Journeyman Electrician
Install and maintain conduit, wire-ways and wiring for instrumentation and PLC's.
Troubleshoot and diagnose any wiring problems with multi-meter or megger.
Termination of cables at instrument and plc by use of soldering, mechanical lugs, coaxial, or fiber-optics.
Assemble, install and maintain vibration detection equipment. Bentley Nevada.
Contact project managers and provide daily progress reports.
Update and redline any drawings that had to be modified thru field supervision and project engineers.
Estimated by scope of work, change orders and pre-bid meetings
Electraspec, Inc., Ozark, AL
2003-06 Journeyman Electrician
Installation of Fiber Optics for inside and outside plant networks.
Developed and assembled voice and data network systems (cat5e, cat6, and fiber).
Installed and troubleshoot AC/ DC drives (variable and frequency).
Set up, installed and maintained power distribution systems.
Installed and maintained fire alarm systems (addressable and conventional).
Worked from prints and manuals to troubleshoot and maintain electrical equipment.
LED sign service, maintenance and installation experience.
HVAC operation, maintenance, repair, and service.
Facilitated changes in work environments with co-contractors and management.
Experienced in construction management including accurate takeoffs, estimating, budgeting, contracting, purchasing, and invoicing.
Updated as-build electrical prints for architects and engineers.
Industrial Contractors, Inc., Evansville, IN
2001-02 Journeyman Electrician
● Robotic equipment assembly and installation experience.
Thermoforming equipment troubleshooting experience.
Installed and maintained conveyor systems.
Allen Bradley PLC, panel view for operator interface, and calibration equipment.
Troubleshoot and repaired electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic components on production equipment.
Duncan Electric Company, Inc., Cedar Springs, GA
1995-00 Apprentice/ Journeyman Electrician
Exposure to Allen Bradley, GE, Modicon, and ABB PLC’s.
Experience in high voltage cable stressing, splicing, and terminations.
Conduit and cable tray installation experience.
Maintained and installed AC/DC control systems, magnetic starters, alarms, and fire protection systems.
Fiber optic communications (PLC communication and Ethernet).
Structured AC/ DC drives (Variable and Frequency).
Estimated jobs with software from prints, and scope of work.
Experience in instrumentation and calibration of measuring equipment.
Implemented the installation and termination of single and three phase motors.
Prepared UPS System for set up and checkout.
Responsible for installation of combustion and steam turbines and generators.
Assembled high voltage switchgear and equipment for power distribution.
2010-15 United States Steel Corp., Fairfield, AL
2009-10 Smurfit Stone Container Corp., Panama City, FL
2008-09 Directv, Inc., Marianna, FL
2008 Inman Industrial Electric Company, Jesup, GA
2007 Hewitt Electrical Company, Columbus, GA
2006-07 F&W Construction Company, Ozark, AL
2003-06 Electraspec, Inc., Ozark, AL
2002 The State Group Industrial Limited, Evansville, IN
2001-02 Industrial Contractors Inc., Evansville, IN
2000-01 OCM (Metric, J.A. Jones, Black & Veatch), Andalusia, AL
1999 Popham Mech. / Electrical, Inc., Sylvester, GA
1998 DNS Consolidated Inc., Albany, GA
1995-00 Duncan Electric Company, Cedar Springs, GA
1994-95 Jesco Construction Company, Atlanta, GA
1993-94 White Farms, Newville, AL
1990-93 Madison Construction Company, Ozark, AL
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