Post a Job Sign in

Michael Knitt


• A position utilizing extensive electrical skills to the mutual benefit of employer and self. 
Qualifications &Training 
• Field Experience since 1982' 
• Hazcom 
• First Aid 
• Adult CPR 
• Energized Parts 
• Lockout/Tagout 
• MSHA Mine Safety 
• Scissor Lift / Aerial Lift 
• CADWELD Electrical Connections 
• SSTA Core 15-Hour / OSHA 10-Hour 
• HILTI DX 350 / DX 35 / DX 351 / ITW Ramset/Red Head Powder Actuated Tools 
• High Voltage Terminations 5-15v/1000v Raychem Heat & Cold Shrink Accessories 
• Proficiency bending all sizes of conduit including EMT, IMC, Rigid, and PVC coated 
• Proficiency using all types of benders including, chicago bender, triple nickel, hydraulic one shot 
• Proficiency using all types of threaders and dies including ratchet, hand-held power, and machine 
• Proficiency using all types of wire pulling equipment including mandrels, sheaves, and tuggers 
• Proficient knowledge of instrument transmitters including flow, pressure, level and transducers 
• Familiar with switchgear, motor control, circuit breakers, fuses, transformers and panelboards 
• Familiar with and able to pull various conductor sizes from #12 THHN up to 1000 MCM 
• Familiar with high voltage distribution and termination, including 277/480v up to 4160v 
• Familiar with low voltage distribution and termination, including 4-20mA, 120/208v & 120/240v 
• Familiar with and able to troubleshoot, use a Multimeter, Megohmmeter, and Hipot Testers 
• Familiar with and able to Calculate Load, Voltage Drop and Conductor Size 
• Familiar with and able to read Schematics, Blue Prints and Layout 
• Familiar with and able to read the National Electrical Code 
• Familiar with natural gas turbine automation systems 
• Special Systems, EMS, PLC, RTU, VFD, Soft Starters, Fire Alarm 
• Nuclear Power Plant Procedure and Safety Training 
• Hazardous Gas, Class I Div. I & II environments. 
• Current Valid Driver's License 
Field Experience 
• Dow Chemical plant construction and maintenance experience Lake Jackson, TX. 1982 - 1990 
• El-Paso Natural Gas compressor station construction experience White Rock, NM. 1991 - 1992 
• Navajo Housing Services Department residential construction experience Shiprock, AZ. 1993 - 1994 
• Mountain Cement Company, cement processing plant and quarry Laramie, WY. 1994 
• El-Paso Natural Gas Chaco Plant cryogenic liquids extraction facility construction experience 1995 
• Holnam Inc. Devil's Slide cements processing plant Morgan Canyon, UT. 1996 
• Chemical Lime Company Apex plant and limestone quarry N. Las Vegas, NV. 1996 
• Hayden Power Plant coal-fired, steam-electric generating station Hayden, CO. 1997 
• ConocoPhillips Oil Refinery construction and maintenance experience Borger, TX. 1997 
• California Steel Industries Inc. flat-rolled steel facilities construction experience Fontana, CA. 1997 
• BHP Billiton Navajo Coal Strip Mine Marion 8750 Dragline construction rebuild experience 1998 
• Barrick Goldstrike Mine processing facilities construction experience Carlin, NV. 1999 
• Holnam Inc. Portland cement processing plant and limestone quarry Florence, CO. 1999 
• Reliant Energy Desert Basin turbine generating station construction experience Casa Grande, AZ. 2000 
• Griffith Energy Project turbine generating power plant construction experience Kingman, AZ. 2001 
• Intel Corporation Ocotillo Campus semiconductor fabrication plant in Chandler, AZ. 2001 
• Glendale Arena multi-purpose facility construction experience Glendale, AZ. 2003 
• ASU Foundation Fulton Center, 6-story commercial building construction experience Tempe, AZ. 2004 
• East Gateway Centre phase II, 4-story commercial building construction experience Phoenix, AZ. 2005 
• Lake Pleasant Water Treatment Plant construction experience City of Phoenix 2005 - 2006 
• Canyon Springs Medical Plaza, 4-story medical facilities construction experience 2007 
• 91st Ave. Water Treatment Plant construction experience City of Phoenix 2008 
• Plains LPG Services, Gas Storage Plant and Distribution Terminal Waddell, AZ. 2012 
• Shaw Group, APS Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station, Tonopah, AZ. 2012 
• BMC Electric, Lead Electrician, FA, Data & Lighting Controls APS Renovation Deer Valley, AZ 2012 
• BMC Electric, 600amp Switchboard & Branch Circuits Install APS Central Plant Deer Valley, AZ 2012

Work Experience

l: Chester D. Friel, 480-495-6569 • Personal: Chris Solomon, 623-203-3225 
• Personal: Thomas J. Drouhard, M.D. 928-606-1912 • Professional: Tom Hopkins, 623-824-2431


TX. Brazosport College -
Lake Jackson, TX


Additional Information

Dedicated and honest individual, who is a hard worker, is open minded and a quick and willing learner, takes pride in a job well done, and strives to learn all that is necessary within an organization.