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Industrial Electrician

Antigonish, NS, Canada
April 24, 2020

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Mueller Electric (Lakewood Electric Ltd.) March 2019 – June 2019 (project completed) Williams Lake, BC


Eagle Gold Project, Yukon

Worked on conveyer controls systems

Installed belt weight scales, belt rip controls, emergency stops, trip cords

Built control cabinets, wiring in trunk cables and all field wiring Ryfan Electric Ltd. January 2012 – March 2019

Spruce Grove, AB

Electrician, Supervisor, and Foreman

Silvertip Mine, BC

Worked on many projects including:

o Plant upgrades, Primary Ventilation Systems for underground mining; installation of new 260 man camp; installed fiber optic system; extensive work on generators; constructed and installed heating, venting for Core Lab; installed water and sewage treatment plants; extensive work on conveyor systems; PLC (Program Logic Controller); expert knowledge of these systems; installed new heating and ventilations systems in Maintenance Shop; installed Raycam heat tracing systems 600 volt and 208 volt

Foreman on all projects, supervised 12 – 14 electricians and organized materials (pricing and ordering) and daily work schedules

Electrician, Supervisor, and Foreman

Cape Dyer, Baffin Island, Nunavut - Government of Canada National Defense

Automating radar and weather stations for Northern Warning Systems Electrician

Inuvik, NWT

Completed electrical systems for fuel storage facilities Electrician

Resolute Bay, Nunavut – Government of Canada

Building new Military Training Center

Self-Employed January 2011 – January 2012

Antigonish, NS


Worked various jobs including wiring homes and businesses, hooking up generators Shaun MacDonald

3468 Hwy 316 St. Andrew’s

Antigonish Co. Nova Scotia B0H 1X0

Home: 902-***-****; Cell: 403-***-****


Nova Construction August 1985 – December 2010

Antigonish, NS

Electrician, Supervisor, and Foreman

Worked in the Nova Scotia Coal industry in Westville, Stellarton, Inverness, Sydney and Coalburn

Dismantled and reassembled industrial machinery.

Worked in concrete plants, industrial and residential.

Antigonish Shopping Mall: Duties included pricing, purchasing and installation and maintenance of electrical equipment.

Riverside Speedway: Supervised electrical system for the newly constructed Riverside Speedway

Worked with medium voltage installation and maintenance on 4160 Volt equipment for the past 40 years. Experience in schematic drawings, blueprint installations and trouble- shooting various types of electrical equipment. Built crusher plants for rock quarries, built generator trailers as large as 2000 KW. Worked on conveyor systems as well as highway lighting systems.

Self-Employed March 1985 – August 1985

Antigonish, NS


Electrical contracting in residential, as well as farm E.C.M. Electric July 1979 – February 1985

Calgary, AB


Worked in the industrial oilfields, grain elevators and feed plants

Performed maintenance on gas plants, brewery and meat packing plant

Various jobs related to Industrial and commercial construction on high-rise building construction

Worked as a Foreman for two years supervising at least eight workers State Electric July 1977 – July 1979

Calgary, AB

Apprentice Electrician

Commercial and industrial electrical work.

Larsen Electric July 1976 – July 1977

Calgary, AB

Apprentice Electrician

Residential Apprentice electrician

Shaun MacDonald


Red Seal Certification

Fire Alarm System Technology Certificate

IBDN Structured Cabling System Training (Copper/Fiber)

ACCET – Nova Scotia Community College. Included installation, inspection and maintenance of electrical equipment and devices in hazardous areas

CPR First Aid – updated annually; WHMIS – updated annually

Rigging course

Nova Scotia Electrical Certificate 85 (02630)

Journeyman Electrician with Inter-provincial Standards – Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, Calgary, Alberta 1978 – 1981

Academic Grade XI – Antigonish Regional High School, Antigonish, NS CERTIFICATIONS

Arc Flash

Hazard Ex

Emergency First Aid

Confined Space Entry

Fall Protection

WHMIS 2015


Darren Fraser - Director of Marketing and Sales

Ryfan Electric Ltd.

Spruce Grove, AB


Colin Chisholm - Mine Manager

Pioneer Coal Ltd.

Westville, NS



Donald Chisholm - President

Nova Construction

Antigonish, NS


Paul Doiron - Electrical Engineer

A. H. Roy Associates

Antigonish, NS

902-***-**** (Office)

902-***-**** (Cell)

Shaun MacDonald

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