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Electrical engineer sample resume

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Gerry Hallas

18 Step Street
Perth WA 6000
 (08) 0000 3333
0444 444 444


As an electrical engineer with five years experience designing and developing LV to HV systems at a mining company, I have the ability to analyse complex engineering problems and recommend solutions. I’m driven, hardworking and complete all projects to an excellent standard, on time and to budget. I’m looking to take the next step in my career with an international player in the mining market.


University of Western Australia
Perth, WA
Bachelor of Electrical Engineering
Graduated: 2004
Perth High School
Perth, WA
Western Australia Certificate of Education
Graduated: 1999

Work Experience

March 2005 – Present: Electrical Engineer
Broadmill Mining
Valetown, WA


  • Prepare and review engineering plans, designs and circuit diagrams for projects.
  • Execute various projects, ensuring compliance with safety requirements and Australian standards.
  • Identify and propose improvements to existing electrical systems.
  • Write reports detailing current systems and changes to each site.
  • Periodic maintenance – battery testing, relay testing and thermography.
  • Estimate cash flow projections for projects.
  • Troubleshoot on electrical systems/equipment.
  • Manage/coordinate mechanical engineers and software engineers.
  • Maintain relationships with crews and contractors.


  • Lead electrical engineer for equipment design and development at Agenome Redevelopment, SA.
  • Lead electrical engineer for emergency repairs at Giapoll Iron Ore Mine, WA (execution only).
  • Lead electrical engineer for Fennell Gas Conservation Project, WA (design to execution).
  • Support electrical engineer for upgrades at Greenale Opal Mine, WA.
February 2004 – December 2004: Electrical Engineer Intern
Broadmill Mining
Valetown, WA


  • Researched electrical systems on site at mines in WA and SA.
  • Assisted with reporting on various stages of project development.
  • Developed economic feasibility studies.
  • Prepared, reviewed and modified contract documents and specifications.


  • Assisted with routine maintenance at Preadle Nickle Mine, WA.
  • Co-designer of new equipment for Sanipala Coal Mine, WA.


Software Proficiency Yrs experience
Microsoft Office Advanced 9 years
Windows NT/2000/XP Advanced 10 years
AutoCAD Advanced 5 years
INCAT Beginners 2 years


Professional affliliations

Member of Engineers Australia

Extracurricular activites

2007 – Present: Contributor, Engineers Weekly

2004 – Present: Active member, UWA Alumni

2001: Vice-President, UWA Engineers Society


  • Rock climbing
  • Surfing
  • Gourmet cooking
  • Collecting model trains


Stephen Angus - CEO
Broadmill Mining
Phone: (08) 1111 1111
Fiona Gooley - President
UWA Alumni
Phone: (08) 2222 2222
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