Don Upshaw

                                       99 Acton Ct

                                       Delaware, Ohio 43015








Highly skilled, energized, and professional electrician seeks position to use my  

knowledge gained through education and 20 years experience.  My experience  is with commerical, industrial and residential.




           PLC Electrician

           Knowledge and Allen Brady and Siemens

           Electrical Systems

           Industrial Electronics - New Construction



                                                    Primary  and Responsibilities


Maintenance and installation of new electrical components, maintenance and repair of existing electrical infrastructure. Commercial, residential, light industrial, and industrial wiring. Testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes. Reading blue prints, troubleshooting.






March 2013 to June 2015 (Temp to hire full time)

Sphere Electric

               Installing Cat6 data lines, bending conduit,

               pulling wire, troubleshooting, underground PVC,

               supplying uninterruptible power for data centers,

               computers, telecommunications, installing stand by




October 2010 to January 2011    (Part Time)

Staley Inc

             Installing low voltage, data, CCTV,

             wireless applications on varies

             projects. Bending 3/4

             conduit. Installing Cat5 cable from 

             the media player to enhanced aws

             switch.  Traveling was required.

             120 A/C to 12 D/C.  Pulling wire,

             plans layout, fixtures, apparatus and

             control equipment. Troubleshooting,

             and repair wiring.      




Sherpard Development

February 2010 to July 2010    (Part Time)


            Perform residential electrical installation &

            maintenance activities.

            Manage residential rehabilitation to ensure

            project is completed to local codes, on

            time and within budget.

            Communicate any delays to home owner

            and offer alternative solutions. 

            Work with business owner to develop




Cable Installation Specialist

September, 2009 to  January 2010

Cablevision, Cincinnati, Ohio


          Install television cable, Internet, and Voice of

          Internet Protocol services in

          commerical or residential locations.

          Through attics, basements, access walls,

          floors or other areas of work site to              

          install receptacles.

          Troubleshoot and resolve cable, Internet or

          VOIP service issues.



Contract Electrician

September 2000-2008

Skilled Trades


         Plan layout and installation of electrical

         wiring, equipment and fixtures, connect wires

         to circuit breakers, transformers, repair

         electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures.

         Install service street lights, intercom

         systems,  electrical control systems. Install

         wires for telephones, computers,  fire alarms,

         fiber optic cable. Repairing,  maintaining

         manufacturing equipment.


Contract Electrician

June 2008-September 2008

Beacon Electrician


          Install new electrical services at a power

          plant site including, but not limited to       

          cable trays, IMC, Romex wire and raceways.

          Pulling wire, bending IMC conduit. 

          Install transfomers, disconnects, conduits,

          switches, fixtures, circuit breakers, panels,

          transformers, generators, distribution.

         Test and meg out electrical wiring before

          terminating to panels. Test all connections.





April 2007-April 2008

Fagan Inc, Dayton, Ohio


          Install new electrical services for an ethanol

          plant. Installed transformers, switch

          gear,  distribution panels, mirco switched,

          limit switches, 3 phase motors, pulling wire,

          running conduit, terminating circuits, cable

          trays, fixtures, devices, installing control     

          panels, conveyer belts, solenoid valves,

          thermocoples, motors, battery racks, cable

          trays, fire alarm panels,



Sept 2006- March 2007

Chappel Electric Dayton, Ohio


           Install new electrical services for a new

           hospital: electrical panels, fire alarm

           panels, and additional electrical devices.

           repairing, installing and maintaining,

           troubleshooting, running conduit,

           Identified malfunctions, shorts.



October 2005 Sept 2006

Watts Electric, Ohio


           Install new electrical services for walmarts,

           electrical panels, underground PVC

           bending conduit, pulling wire, install fixtures,

           electrical devices, distribution

           panels, terminate circuits.




                                                    Education or Special Training


           OSHA Training -2009

           Electrical Apprenticeship- 2007

           Equipment Operator License-2007

           Journeyman, Overhead Lineman-1992

           United States Navy 1980-1985 Honorable




  • ID#: 109570
  • Location: Delaware, OH , 43015

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