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Peter Hardy

63 Putt Putt Lane
Rockentown, NSW 2039
M: 0488 888 888
H: 02 0000 0000


I’m a self-motivated, hard working electrician with more than nine years industry experience. I have exceptional technical ability working across a broad range of systems and facility types, and I pride myself on the impeccable quality of my work. My excellent interpersonal skills make me a good team member as well as an effective leader. I adhere to industry regulations at all times and enjoy keeping up to date with the latest electronic technology and innovation.


Rockentown TAFE
Rockentown, NSW
Advanced Diploma of Electrical Engineering
Graduated: 2003
Rockentown TAFE
Rockentown, NSW
Certificate II in Electrotechnology
Graduated: 1998
Rockentown West High
Rockentown, NSW
Higher School Certificate
Graduated: 1995

Employment History

May 2006 – Present: Electrician
Turrence Jones & Sons
Rockentown East, NSW


  • Writing estimates/proposals for commercial and residential wiring
  • Installing new electrical systems
  • Preparing layout and set-up of electrical wiring, tools and furniture, based on work conditions and local codes
  • Reading and interpreting specifications and drawings
  • Ordering and receiving materials for new projects
  • Maintaining and repairing installed electrical systems
  • Fault finding
  • Panel wiring, construction and installation
  • Maintaining records of all electrical equipment which I have worked on
  • Liaising with building managers and foremen
  • Managing apprentices and subcontractors
  • Recruiting and training new staff members
  • Project managing using SimPRO
  • Performing OHS and QA documentation


  • Promoted to head electrician for the firm’s largest client
  • Project managed new apprenticeship program
Jan 2004 – May 2006: Electrician
Rockentown South Electrical Services
Rockentown South, NSW


  • Constructed a variety of electrical equipment using hand tools and power tools
  • Repaired and replaced wiring of old installed electrical equipment
  • Trained new staff on how to install, repair and maintain electrical tools
  • Ordered, maintained and operated a variety of hand tools


  • Commended for customer service skills
  • Ran hand and power tool safety workshops for new staff
Jan 1999 – Nov 2003: Apprentice Electrician
Fitzroy Electricity
Rockentown West, NSW


  • Drilled holes and set up pipes
  • Connected wires
  • Drew diagrams of electrical systems
  • Installed, maintained and repaired electrical systems
  • Carried out house calls


Category Name Proficiency Yrs experience Last Used
Technology SimPRO Advanced 4 yrs Currently
Computer PLC Programming Advanced 4 yrs Currently



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Turrence Jones - Manager
Turrence Jones & Sons
Phone: (02) 9999 9999
Paul Thomson - Manager
Rockentown South Electrical Services
Phone: (02) 2222 2222
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