Electrical Engineer Sample Resume

Maxwell K. Smith
1234 Center Drive
Minneapolis, MN 55000
Home: 612-555-5555
Cell: 612-555-5556
Email: mksmith@frontfocus.com

Electrical Engineer with the ability to analyze complex engineering problems, evaluate and recommend alternatives and communicate recommendations effectively seeking a full-time position with an aerospace company.

University of Illinois, Champaign, IL
  • Master's in Electrical Engineering Technology (May 2002)
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (May 1998)
Qualifications Summary
  • Background in the principles and practices of electrical generation, engineering design and construction.
  • Excellent supervisory experience, including setting goals and objectives, project development, planning and organization, budget monitoring and cost control.
Work Experience
Electrical Engineer: Aug. 2003 - Present, Foster Industries, Columbia Heights, MN
  • Prepare electrical drawings and specifications.
  • Manage project schedules and budgets, and obtain permits for operations.
  • Make engineering calculations in connection with field and office assignments.
  • Investigate problems and recommend solutions.
  • Ensure compliance with safety requirements and standards procedures.
  • Prepare requests for proposals and evaluate bids.
  • Estimate cash flow projections.
  • Perform highly specialized design, research, and analysis on a project-by-project basis and advise on code compliance.
Electrical Engineer: Sept. 1999 - Aug. 2003, CGC, Richfield, MN
  • Prepared and reviewed engineering plans, specifications, project schedules, designs, circuit diagrams, and estimates for construction and maintenance of power generation projects.
  • Planned and estimated costs on projects.
  • Provided technical support for system operations and maintenance.
  • Maintained effective working relationships with field crews, contractors, vendors, outside agencies, the public and city staff members.
Electrical Engineer Assistant: May 1997 - Sept. 1999, CGC, Richfield, MN
  • Performed highly specialized design, research, and analysis on a project-by-project basis.
  • Provided advice regarding code compliance.
  • Created and presented economic feasibility studies.
  • Performed quality assurance and control.
  • Coordinated projects with other departments, outside agencies, contractors and consultants.
  • Directed, prepared, reviewed and approved contract documents and specifications, making modifications and recommending alternatives as needed.
  • Exercised cost control, monitored schedules, and investigated problems.
*References furnished upon request.