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James Armstrong

System Substation Construction Electrician

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I AM SEEKING A CHALLENGING AND REWARDING POSITION IN THE 
UTILITY INDUSTRY THAT WILL RECOGNIZE SAFETY AS A CORE VALUE AND 
UTILIZE MY CURRENT ABILITIES AS A SUBSTATION TECHNICIAN.

Work Experience

System Substation Construction Electrician

Progress Energy
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Saint Petersburg, FL
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2003 to 2012

Utilizing safety as a core value, I am directly responsible for various 
substation construction projects in Florida. I supervise and assist 
substation electricians in the installation of HV breakers, transformers, 
CT's/PT's, circuit switchers, motor operated switches in electrical 
substations (13kv to 500kv) and generating plants. Once installed, I assist in the functional testing of the equipment. I am experienced in switching and tagging and perform most of the switching associated with my construction projects

System Substation Construction Electrician

2003 Reliable Substation Construction Services
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Conyers, GA
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March 2001 to November 2001

Upgraded stations and built stations for Georgia Power.

System Substation Construction Electrician

2003Reliable Substation Construction Services
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Apopka, FL
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2001 to 2001

Upgraded stations and built stations for FPL and upgraded breakers for 
Progress energy

System Substation Construction Electrician

2001Terry's Electric
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Kissimmee, FL
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1995 to 1995

Built substations for Georgia Power and other Georgia utilities from laying out the foundations and pouring them, to the bus work (from the ground up). 
In addition, built substations for KUA and TECO in Florida and inspected and installed streetlights for TECO and Orlando utilities.

Education

High School Diploma

Citrus High School -
Inverness, FL

1990 to 1994

Additional Information

* Ability to train and motivate. 
* Proven and highly experienced electrical skills. 
* Successful supervisory and management talents. 
* Experienced and skilled in the latest state-of-the-art high voltage 
substation equipment. 
* Excel in organizing, planning, staffing and controlling multiple projects 
simultaneously. 
* Dedicated team member who can establish working relationships with 
people of diverse background