Electrical Supervisor

Electrical Supervisor Resume Keywords and Skills (Hard Skills)

Here are the keywords and skills that appear most frequently on recent Electrical Supervisor job postings. In other words, these are the most sought after skills by recruiters and hiring managers. Go to Sample Templates ↓ below to see how to include them on your resume.

Remember that every job is different. Instead of including all keywords on your resume, identify those that are most relevant to the job you're applying to. Use the free Targeted Resume tool to help with this.

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  • Electrical Wiring
  • Commissioning
  • Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Construction
  • Electrical Maintenance
  • Inspection
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  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Power Distribution
  • Project Engineering
  • Electrical Work
  • Electricity
  • Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)
  • Transformer
  • Maintenance
  • AutoCAD
  • Electrical Troubleshooting
  • Power Plants
  • Project Planning
  • Microsoft Access
  • Maintenance & Repair
  • Troubleshooting
  • Electrical Equipment
  • Switchgear

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Resume Skills: Software

  • AutoCAD
  • Microsoft (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • PLC
  • Oscilloscope Software
  • Cable Testing Software
  • Electrical CAD
  • Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • ERP software
  • ETAP
  • ElectricalOM
  • Cyme
  • SKM Power Tools
  • AutoCAD Electrical
  • Microsoft Project
  • PSpice
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Resume Skills: Tools & Equipment

Resume Skills: Standards & Codes

  • IEC
  • NEC
  • IEEE
  • ANSI
  • ISO 9001
  • OSHA
  • National Electrical Code (NEC)
  • Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS)
  • Environmental Management System (EMS)
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Resume Skills: Electrical

  • Electrical Installations
  • Electrical Repairs
  • Wiring
  • Circuit Breaker Troubleshooting
  • Blueprint Reading
  • Power Systems
  • PLC Programming
  • Installation
  • Troubleshooting
  • Circuit Design
  • Power Distribution
  • Electric Circuit Analysis
  • Control Systems
  • Microprocessor
  • Electrical Machines
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Resume Skills: Safety & Regulations

  • OSHA safety regulations
  • NFPA 70: National Electrical Code
  • First Aid
  • CPR
  • Lockout/Tagout procedures
  • NEC Standards
  • OSHA Regulations
  • Electrical Safety Management
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Resume Skills: Technical

  • AutoCAD
  • Pspice
  • Microsoft Projects
  • Simulink
  • PowerWorld
  • AC/DC Systems
  • Control Circuits
  • Transformers
  • Motors
  • PLCs
  • HVAC Controls
  • Electrical Maintenance Tools
  • Blueprint Reading
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Resume Skills: Health & Safety

Resume Skills: Certifications

  • Licensed Master Electrician
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP)
  • Certified Electrical Safety Compliance Professional (CESCP)
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Resume Skills: Project Management

Resume Skills: Maintenance & Testing Instruments

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Sample Electrical Supervisor Resume Examples: How To Include These Skills

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Your Name
Electrical Supervisor
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
Resume Worded June 2020 - Present
Electrical Supervisor
Led a 15-member crew in completing major electrical projects within 10% under budget through effective resource allocation and strategic planning
Implemented an advanced preventive maintenance program that reduced equipment malfunctions by 40%
Used AutoCAD to design and modify electrical diagrams, increasing project efficiency by 20%
Performed routine inspections to ensure safety protocols were in place, contributing to a 30% decrease in site accidents
Expanded the firm's power distribution systems, which improved energy efficiency by 45%
Coached.com August 2017 - May 2020
Assistant Electrical Supervisor
Executed electrical maintenance of company buildings, reducing repair calls by 25%
Assisted with planning and commissioning of new electrical installations, successfully completing 10+ projects on time and within budget
Utilized knowledge of programmable logic controller (PLC) systems, contributing to an improvement in the troubleshooting process by 30%
General Electric July 2013 - July 2017
Journeyman Electrician
Expedited electrical troubleshooting on critical equipment, reducing downtime by 15%
Maintained electrical systems for the power plant, resulting in increased operational efficiency by 35%
Resume Worded Institute March 2019
Certified Master Electrician
Certified to perform electrical installations and repairs
Resume Worded University June 2013
Bachelor of Engineering - Electrical Engineering
Concentration in Power Systems
Awards: Dean's List 2013 (Top 10%)
Electrical Skills: Electrical Installations, Electrical Repairs, Wiring, Circuit Breaker Troubleshooting, Blueprint Reading, Power Systems
Tools & Equipment: Multimeters, Oscilloscopes, Voltage Testers, Circuit Finders, Conduit Benders, Wire Strippers
Software & Systems: AutoCAD, Microsoft (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), PLC, Oscilloscope Software, Cable Testing Software
Safety & Regulations: OSHA safety regulations, NFPA 70: National Electrical Code, First Aid, CPR, Lockout/Tagout procedures
Certifications: Safety Leadership Certification (2018), Certified Electrical Safety Compliance Professional (2015)
Awards: Coached.com Employee of the Year (2019), General Electric Best Performance Award (2017)
Professional Development: Frequently attend industry related seminars, conferences, and training programs
Projects: Led a project for installation and maintenance of electrical systems at a newly constructed industrial plant
Your Name
Lead Electrician
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
Microsoft January 2021 - Present
Lead Electrician
Managed a multidisciplinary team of 10, which reduced construction time on major projects by 20%
Implemented a project planning algorithm that improved scheduling accuracy by 50%
Streamlined electrical wiring processes, reducing manual labor efforts by 40%
Carried out regular inspections of electrical work, contributing to a 60% reduction in regulatory violations
Championed the integration of smart transformers, resulting in a power savings of 35%
Resume Worded May 2015 - December 2020
Master Electrician
Directed maintenance team to handle complex electrical repairs, saving $500K in replacement costs over 5 years
Leveraged extensive knowledge of Electricity principles to enhance operational efficiency
Upgraded the company's power distribution systems, resulting in a 20% decrease in power loss
Johnson Controls June 2010 - April 2015
Senior Electrician
Managed preventive maintenance programs, resulting in a 30% decrease in unscheduled equipment downtime
Provided training to junior electricians on latest electrical tools and technology, which improved productivity by 25%
Resume Worded Academic Center December 2014
Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering
Focus on Electrical Systems Design and Leadership Training
Resume Worded University June 2010
Bachelor of Science - Electrical Engineering
Specialization in Industrial Electrical Systems
Dean's List 2007 - 2010 (Top 20% of class)
Technical Skills: AC/DC Systems, Control Circuits, Transformers, Motors, PLCs, HVAC Controls, Electrical Maintenance Tools, Blueprint Reading
Software Proficiency: AutoCAD, Electrical CAD, MATLAB, Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), ERP software
Industry Standards & Regulations: OSHA, National Electrical Code (NEC), ISO 9001, Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS), Environmental Management System (EMS)
Certifications: Licensed Master Electrician, Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Safety Professional (CSP)
Certifications: Certified Professional in Electrical Safety (CPES), Lean Six Sigma Green Belt
Leadership & Volunteering: Volunteer, Electrify Our Youth Initiative (2017 - Present), President, Resume Worded Electricians' Network (2016 - 2018)
Projects: Oversaw design and installation of Johnson Controls' largest electric security system (2015)
Awards: Microsoft Electrician of the Year (2021), Resume Worded Master Electrician Excellence Award (2019)
Your Name
Electrical Project Manager
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
Coached.com February 2023 - Present
Electrical Project Manager
Oversaw the engineering of electrical systems for 8 construction projects, thereby improving overall project delivery timeline by 15%
Established effective project planning systems using Microsoft Access, reducing paperwork and human errors by 75%
Spearheaded commissioning of five high-value projects, contributing to a 10% increase in company revenue
Enhanced electrical safety measures, resulting in a 40% decrease in electrical accidents at sites
Devised and enforced a preventive maintenance schedule, which cut down unexpected repair costs by 25%
Acme Construction April 2017 - January 2023
Electrical Supervisor
Monitored the implementation of AutoCAD designs in electrical works, increasing the accuracy of installation by 30%
Successfully led a team of 20 electricians, resulting in a 20% increase in project completion rates
Managed numerous transformer installations for residential and commercial projects, improving system reliability by 35%
Electrical Works Inc February 2011 - March 2017
Licensed Electrician
Improved electrical system functionality by performing thorough maintenance and repair tasks
Performed electrical troubleshooting, thereby reducing equipment downtime by 40%
Resume Worded University June 2010
Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
Specialization in Power Systems Management
Resume Worded Institute May 2008
Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Majored in Power Electronics and Systems
Recipient of the 2018 Excellence Award for academic achievement
Project Management: Budgeting, Risk Management, Project Planning, Vendor Management, Quality Assurance
Electrical Skills: PLC Programming, Installation, Troubleshooting, CAD/CAM, Circuit Design, Power Distribution
Software: AutoCAD Electrical (Expert), Microsoft Project (Advanced), MATLAB (Intermediate), PSpice (Intermediate)
Certifications: Certified Electrical Safety Compliance Professional (CESCP), Project Management Professional (PMP)
Publications: Authored a technical paper 'On the Effective Management of Electrical Projects' published in the Journal of Electrical Engineering & Technology (2021)
Leadership & Volunteering: Mentor for budding electrical engineers at the Electrical Engineering Society (EES)
Professional Affiliations: Member of the Project Management Institute (PMI), and Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Courses: Completed online course 'Advanced Project Management' on Coursera (2022)
Your Name
Electrical Superintendent
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
Resume Worded March 2018 - Present
Electrical Superintendent
Oversaw a team of 30+ electricians to successfully deliver 20+ major construction projects on time and under budget using project planning and process scheduling.
Employed contract management to reduce disputes by 45% and improve subcontractor performance.
Performed electrical safety inspections, ensuring an accident-free workplace and reducing injuries by 90%
Increased efficiency by 35% through the development and implementation of advanced electrical wiring techniques.
Achieved seamless commissioning of power generation equipment for 3 major clients.
Managed electrical contracting for all projects, ensuring high-quality work while reducing costs by 25%.
Coached Inc. January 2015 - February 2018
Senior Electrician
Enhanced the reliability and efficiency of electricity flow by implementing innovative engineering solutions.
Received recognition for construction safety initiatives which led to zero injuries for the duration of my tenure.
Performed estimation of 15+ electrical projects, delivering within 2% of projected costs and improving client satisfaction by 60%.
General Electric June 2010 - December 2014
Increased team's efficiency by 20% by introducing a new process scheduler.
Reduced wiring installation time by 15% by using advanced electrical wiring technique.
Performed detailed inspections, improved safety rate by 30%.
Resume Worded University February 2010
Master of Science - Electrical Engineering
Thesis: 'Smart Grid Technology: An Electrical Revolution'
Resume Worded Academic Center September 2009
Certified Electrical Inspector (CEI)
Awarded with Excellence
Electrical Equipment Proficiency: Circuit Breaker Finder, Digital Multimeter, Wire Strippers, Insulation Resistance Tester, Voltage Tester
Technical Software: AutoCAD, Matlab, ETAP, Simulink, Pspice, Primavera P6
Electrical Systems: Low Voltage Systems, Medium Voltage Systems, Emergency Power Systems, Lighting Systems, Fire Alarm Systems
Standards & Regulations: IEC, NEC, BS7671, IEEE, Energy Efficient Standards
Certifications: National Electrical Code (NEC) Certification
Awards: ACEC 'Electrical Systems Innovation' Award 2019
Volunteering: Tutor - STEM subjects, High School Outreach Program (2016 - Present)
Professional Affiliations: Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Your Name
Electrical Project Manager
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
Coached.com April 2017 - Present
Electrical Project Manager
Increased team's efficiency by overhauling project estimation methodologies, leading to a 25% increase in project delivery efficiency.
Managed contracts with subcontractors ensuring timely delivery of tasks without legal issues, saving company's costs by 20%.
Successfully completed commissioning of power plants for three clients, increasing company's portfolio.
Developed and implemented electrical safety protocols that resulted in a 95% reduction in safety incidents.
Managed 30+ contractors, ensuring project deadlines were met 99% of the time.
Resume Worded December 2013 - March 2017
Electrical Supervisor
Oversaw construction management of 5 projects, ensuring on-time and under-budget delivery.
Implemented a new process scheduler which lowered project delay times by 30%.
Inspected and enforced quality and safety standards, leading to 40% less safety-related incidents.
Siemens March 2008 - November 2013
Senior Electrician
Led electrical wiring installation in new buildings which reduced power consumption by 20%
Implemented new safety measures resulting in a 35% decline in onsite accidents.
Involved in detailed project planning, increased project success rate by 30%.
Resume Worded University July 2013
Master of Engineering - Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Specialized in Power Systems and Automation
Assistantship Project: Optimization of Electrical Layouts for Industrial Complexes
Resume Worded Institute February 2017
Certified Electrical Project Manager
Implemented effective project management methodologies to streamline multi-crew electrical projects
High emphasis on compliance with NEC and other relevant electrical codes
Electrical Design Software: AutoCAD, Electrical CAD, Promis-e, EasyPower, DIgSILENT PowerFactory
Engineering Software: MATLAB, Simulink, PSCAD, ETAP, SKM PowerTools
Project Management Tools: MS Project, Primavera P6, SAP ERP, Confluence, JIRA
Protocols and Standards: IEC, IEEE, NERC, ISO 50001, NEC
Certifications: Proficient in Electrical Installations (PEI) - Level III, Advanced Project Management Certification
Leadership & Volunteering: Volunteer - Engineers Without Borders, Mentor - Young Engineers Mentorship Program
Projects: Lead the successful completion of a 1M+ cost saving initiative by redesigning the electrical distribution system of a factory
Awards: ‘Best Project Manager’ acknowledgement for the year 2019 at Coached.com
Your Name
Electrical Site Manager
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
Siemens February 2016 - Present
Electrical Site Manager
Directed electrical teams on various construction projects, resulting in the timely completion of 50+ projects.
Implemented new construction safety protocols, reducing on-site incidents by over 90%.
Managed all electrical subcontracting works, resulting in a 20% cost reduction due to efficient negotiations.
Facilitated project planning for 10 large scale electrical projects, completed 100% on schedule.
Incorporated electrical safety standards in all projects, successfully passed every inspection from local authorities.
Utilized power generation methodology, improved operational efficiency of power plants by 30%.
Resume Worded January 2012 - January 2016
Senior Electrician
Led a team of 15+ electricians to install and maintain electrical wiring in newly constructed building.
Contributed to successful power generation in two plants, increasing overall plant yield by 25%
Enhanced construction safety measures and reduced incidents by 50% over a span of 2 years.
Coached.com November 2007 - December 2011
Leveraged project engineering skills to complete electrical wiring projects as per the requirements.
Developed advanced electrical wiring techniques, shortened project completion time by 15%.
Passed all electrical inspections with over 95% compliance.
Resume Worded Institute January 2010
Master of Electrical Engineering
Specialization in Industrial Electricity
Resume Worded University May 2007
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
Minors in Project Management and Power Systems
Dean's List 2005 - 2007 (Top 5% of class)
Technical Skills: Power Distribution, Electrical Safety Management, Electrical Code, Sequencing Start Up, AutoCAD, MATLab
Software: MS Project, Primavera, Revit, PLC Software, Simulation Software, ProDesign
Industry Knowledge: Residential Wiring, Commercial Wiring, Industrial Wiring, High Voltage, Electrical Troubleshooting, Load Calculations
Certifications: Certified Master Electrician, Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Electrical Safety Compliance Professional, Occupational Health and Safety (Basic), CPR & First Aid Certified
Certifications: Certified Energy Manager by Association of Energy Engineers
Memberships: Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Awards: Recipient of Excellence in Project Management Award at Siemens in 2018
Volunteering: Volunteer Electrician for Habitat for Humanity projects

How do I add skills to an Electrical Supervisor resume?

Review the job posting closely.

Go through the Electrical Supervisor posting you're applying to, and identify hard skills the company is looking for. For example, skills like Construction, Commissioning and Inspection are possible skills. These are skills you should try to include on your resume.

Add industry skills like Electrical Maintenance and Preventive Maintenance.

Add other common skills from your industry - such as Electrical Wiring, Electrical Engineering and Engineering - into your resume if they're relevant.

Add skills into your work experience.

Incorporate skills - like Maintenance & Repair, Microsoft Access and AutoCAD - into your work experience too. This shows hiring managers that you have practical experience with these tools, techniques and skills.

Highlight your supervisory skills.

Specifically on Electrical Supervisor resumes, you should think about highlighting examples of where you supervised others. Recruiters want to see if you have experience supervising and providing oversight over teams of similar sizes.

Use the exact job title.

Try to add the exact job title, Electrical Supervisor, somewhere into your resume to get past resume screeners. See the infographic for how to do this.

Word Cloud for Electrical Supervisor Skills & Keywords

The following word cloud highlights the most popular keywords that appear on Electrical Supervisor job descriptions. The bigger the word, the more frequently it shows up on employer's job postings. If you have experience with these keywords, include them on your resume.

Top Electrical Supervisor Skills and Keywords to Include On Your Resume

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What skills should you add to an Electrical Supervisor resume?

Some effective Electrical Supervisor skills you can add to your resume include:

  • Electrical Wiring
  • Commissioning
  • Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Construction
  • Electrical Maintenance
  • Inspection
  • Preventive Maintenance

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