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Maintenance Electrical

Christiansburg, Virginia, United States
December 28, 2015

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P.O. Box ***, Pound, Va. ***** home 276-***-****, cell 276-***-****

Arnold J. Martin (AJ)

Career Summary

For more than 25 years, Arnold J. Martin has worked in various areas of the electrical and coal mining industries; and during this time, he has gained significant knowledge in these industry sectors. He has continued his educational goals to obtain professional growth and development that would contribute to the growth of the organization in which he is employed.


July 81- July 87

U.S. Army

SSG/Recon Ranger

As a section sergeant directly responsible for the health, welfare, and counseling of those subordinates under my command.

July 87- Oct 92

Martins Electrical Contractors

Pound, VA

Electrician/Lead Man

Installation of belt conveyor controls, motor control center installations, conduits and wiring of new preparation plant builds in accordance with the N.E.C. and MSHA requirements.

Nov 92 – Oct 93

Industrial Handling Systems

Clarksville, WV

Class A Electrician/Supervisor

Installation of electrical mining controls and systems in accordance with N.E.C. compliance of two Peabody preparation plants, one in Pawnee Il., and one in Wheatland In. for Black Beauty Coal Co.

Oct 93-Jan 05

Black Beauty Coal Co.

Wheatland, IN

Out-by Electrician

Maintaining of high, low, and medium voltage mining installations. Maintaining of pumping stations and permissibility checks of those stations. Assisting the section repairman in the event of a break down.

Feb 05-Aug 07

I.C.G Coal Co.

High Hat, KY

Electrician/Assistant Chief

In charge of supervising the maintenance of all underground mining equipment and insuring the all checks of permissibility are performed. All out-by electrical checks and upkeep were my key responsibilities.

Sept 07-Dec 09

Wellmore Energy

Grundy, VA

Electrician/ Fill- In Boss

Maintenance and repair of all face and out-by mining equipment and their weekly checks and permissibility

Dec 09- Mar 10

Calvary Mining

Fremont, VA

Chief Electrician/Superintendent

Supervision of all maintenance personnel, general mine employees, compliance of MSHA regulations, weekly air course inspections. This was a one section privately owned contract mine.

Mar 10- Oct 12

Cumberland River Coal Co,/ Arch

Norton, VA

Maintenance Forman/Assistant Chief

Insuring the maintenance program we used (Ellipse), was being performed per company rules and regulations. The supervision of maintenance personnel and assisting them with repairs insuring that permissibility requirements and inspections were carried out in accordance with MSHA and state regulations. Upkeep and maintenance of the tracking system (L7 Accolade) was in proper working order and weekly inspections were kept up to date. Upkeep and maintenance of the CO system we used (AMR) was kept in proper working order and all checks and permissibility were performed. Directly responsible to assure that daily, weekly, and monthly PM’s were performed on all equipment and permissibility and maintenance were performed for those pieces of equipment by the individuals they were assigned to. When needed, disciplinary actions on personnel for infractions against company policy. In my opinion my number one responsibility was to insure all work was performed in a safe manner insuring all personnel used company regulated personal protective equipment.

Oct 12-Apr 13

Suncoke Energy

Vanzant, VA

Chief Electrician

In charge of all underground maintenance personnel, and upkeep of all mine equipment. Employed by Suncoke to establish a much needed maintenance program. Process daily work and pm orders. Establish a two week backlog on equipment repair.

Oct 13- Mar 14

Wellmore Energy

Grundy, VA

Master Electrician/ Fill In Boss

Upkeep and maintenance of Pyott Boone leaky feeder and communication system. Assisting section repairman in the maintenance of face equipment. Directly responsible for the upkeep and inspections of all conveyor drives, and slip, sequence, and deluge permissibility checks.

Apr 14 – Oct 15 Mountainside Coal Co. Barbourville, KY

Chief Electrician

In charge of electrical personnel as well as the maintenance of all electrical equipment at a new state-of-the-art PLC Ran Preparation facility. My duties expanded across the company to three strip operations and a train load-out facility in Jellico, Tn.


Oct 93- Oct 94

Ivy Tech

Terre Haute, IN

Industrial Electricity


Jan 10- Mar 12 Mountain Empire Community College Big Stone Gap, VA

Heating and Air conditioning, Electric controls, prints, PLC course.

July 2015 ORAU Oak Ridge Associated University Oak Ridge, TN

Radiation Safety Office


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