Candidate: B495E5B0

Request Candidate

Overview

With 37 years in the power supply construction and maintenance field both with Southern California Edison and Sierra Pacific Power on the utility side and various contractors including PAR Electric, Henkels & McCoy, Diversified Utility, and Hotline Construction my expertise in this industry is vast and in-depth. I have contracted on PG&E property throughout their service territory performing both deteriorated pole replacement and underground distribution construction with PAR Electric and Diversified Utility. Quality assurance and quality control have always been factors in my operations and performance highest priority second to safety. I would like to bring my years of expertise and performance to the Canus Corporation for the purpose of quality control on the PG&E system.

Qualifications

TypeNameStartEnd
High School Hemet High School 9/1/1972 6/15/1976
Certification Cal State Riverside 9/10/2015 6/30/2016
License Western Helicopter 10/1/1997 2/12/2017
Certification OSHA 20 6/16/2016 6/16/2021

Employment History

CompanyTitleStartEnd
Henkels & McCoy Company General Foreman/Superintendent 4/18/2015 2/12/2017
Supervise field operations in the completion of the Southern California Edison – So Cal Gas Natural 60kv rebuild/re-conductor project. Oversee all TSP structure erection and wire stringing operations. Oversee the entire rebuild and buildup of a new 115kv bus tie position at the BPA Grandview 115kv substation.
Pine Valley/Klondyke Construction Superintendent 8/25/2014 4/15/2015
Estimate and supervise to completion substation & power line projects throughout the Rocky Mtn States region. Conduct business development with various regional Utilities and CO-Ops.
Western Helicopters Project Manager/Pilot 9/1/2013 8/20/2014
Market and cultivate power line helicopter support operations to various Utilities and contractors throughout the western United States. Initiate contracts and facilitate to completion with in a structure of Safety, Proficiency and Profitability. Pilot various missions related to projects.
PAR Electric Superintendent 10/20/2010 8/20/2013
Completed to total safety, productivity, profitability and customer (Bonneville Power Administration) satisfaction with three 500kv substation expansion projects. Two involving spare transformer installation/phase separation projects (Ponderosa & Alvey Stations) and major yard/control house expansion to accommodate a new 500kv circuit related to the Big Eddy – Knight Wind generation project. Held a NERC – SIP Qualified Electrical worker status with BPA allowing my unescorted access to all BPA substations and facilities. Supervise a green field 230kv switch yard and 1.3 double circuit 230kv tie line – the first solar project in Calexico, Ca.
Hot Line Construction Inc. Project Lead 1/20/2007 10/15/2010
Districts which included Deteriorated Pole Change Outs, Reconductoring and Circuit Conversion. Was Project Manager over 2 High Profile Circuit Conversions in the Santa Barbara District; La Cumbre and Cravins, Carpentaria. Both Power line of these projects demanded a very high level of initial, scheduling, logistics and coordination with District, Community Leaders and Business Owners. Upon inception of operations, strategic oversight was imperative to the commitments to the for mentioned entities. Constant customer and relations was imperative for the success of the project as an extension of Southern California Edison. Both of these projects were completed on time and with a spotless safety record. During these projects we also assisted Southern California Edison with a heat storm response that did not interrupt our schedule.
Summit Helicopter Pilot/Project Lead 7/20/2006 1/15/2007
Helicopter Power Line Construction Project Lead that cultivated customers, initiated contracts, set up logistics and assisted in Power Line Construction work for numerous power line contractors, ie: Sturgeon Electric, PAR Electric, ILB Construction, Sorensen Construction and Western Area Power Association along with all contract duties involved with these projects, I flew various aspects of the projects as well as relocating aircraft throughout the western United States. I hold a Commercial Helicopter License as well as a Certified Flight Instructor Certificate.
Diversified Utility Services Project Lead 6/25/2003 7/15/2006
From inception of the Bark Beetle Project, Lake Arrowhead, Ca. I was the Project Lead for DUSI with Southern California Edison, organized, instituted and coordinated startup operations of Power Line Removal, Reroute, and Clearance Operations in Arrowhead and Idyllwild in conjunction with the Bark Beetle Tree Removal Project. Oversaw all aspects of the operation from Planning, Circuit Clearance Operations, Crew Manning and Coordination and Accountability/Reporting to SCE. Worked closely with US Forest Service regarding environmental concerns adhering to their guidelines and restrictions. Participated greatly in community, customer outreach and communications in regards to impact, timeline and scope of project. General Foreman oversight 230kv reconductor project – SDG&E.
Par Electric General Foreman/Project Lead 10/25/1996 6/18/2003
Organized Construction and Maintenance Projects on PG&E and Southern California Edison's Systems from Distribution to Transmission and Fiber Optics. Conducted Project Management with Bechtel on Sacramento Municipal Utilities System ahead of major Fiber Optic Build throughout SMUD System. General Foreman over 230kv Transmission and Fiber Optic Conductor Projects insuring SAG operations and QC up to 35 union employees working under my direction, Reported to Operations Managers within Par and the various utility customers on job status, safety conditions and project coordination.
Sierra Pacific Power Lineman/Transmission Crew Foreman 10/22/1989 10/20/1996
Worked in the capacity of Lineman, Transmission Crew Foreman, Safety Supervisor overseeing the entire electrical operations of the Sierra Pacific Power Operations. Base of operations was out of Reno and my coverage area was the entire Northern State of Nevada encompassing all crews within Sierra's Service Territory. We serviced all Transmission and Distribution Construction, Maintenance and Emergency Response in all conditions; fire, storm and heat. Supervised office administrative staff that reported to the Operations Vice President.
Southern California Edison Lineman/Splicer 10/5/1977 8/30/1989
Completed my apprenticeship with Southern California Edison Transmission dept to Journeyman Lineman Status. Held numerous upgrade positions as Service Crew Foreman and Crew Foreman both in the Transmission and Distribution Dept. in the Antelope Valley District. Performed new construction and maintenance on wood and steel structures-60 KV to 500 KV throughout SCE's service territory; Line man-Transmission Patrol-Antelope Valley, Lineman-Distribution Antelope Valley.