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Electrical Engineer Resume Sample

This Electrical Engineer resume sample is a simplified version, giving you a basic outline to kick start ideas for your own resume.  You already understand the importance of selling yourself.  Delve deep into your work history and showcase any outstanding achievements i.e., you saved the company x amount of $$$ by implementing new procedures - something to that effect.

Use quantifiable proof mentioned above and opt for a professional, classic, and attractive layout.

Note that this Electrical Engineer resume sample, indeed all these samples, are basic and in no way do they represent what your own resume could be and should be. With each example page, I add a quick “how-to” at the end that teaches you how to adjust these samples to make them your own.

I hope you use these samples as inspiration to get you off on the right foot—and best of all, they are free.

Plain Version of an Electrical Engineer
Resume Sample Below

Kyle Evans
7 Orange Street, South Granville, Vancouver, V5J
C: (+1) 68 294 2580
E: evanskyle@hotmail.com

Skilled electrical engineer with seven years of professional experience in the manufacturing and maintenance of electrical systems, devices, and equipment for companies across the Vancouver area. 

  • The ability to successfully supervise a team and upskill new employees
  • Trained in conducting system analyses and quality checks
  • Strong written and communication skills
  • Skilled in electrical design theory and practices
  • Management experience in overseeing technical operations
  • Familiar with software programs and computer systems
  • Superior research and problem-solving abilities

Work History

LPA Manufacturing Company: Electrical Engineer (Jul 2016 – Sep 2020)

Working closely with teams to monitor production processes and alleviate errors. Conceptualising effective electrical designs and managing operating systems. Researching methods to streamline the manufacturing process.

Responsibilities included:

  • Evaluating blueprints and testing design functionality before beginning production
  • Troubleshooting manufacturing hazards and implementing protection methods
  • Assessing each operating system to ensure top-quality results
  • Enforcing safety measures and analysing the makeup of equipment for any improvements

Air Canada: Electrical Engineer (Jun 2013 – Jun 2016)

Offering technical expertise on the design functionality of electrical devices and equipment. Documenting the performance of both recently introduced and standard systems. Proactively researching new methods to improve current electrical operations.

Responsibilities included:

  • Running diagnostic checks on equipment to establish reliability and safety
  • Creating a connection between operating systems by assessing data and device capabilities


WSU Vancouver
Graduated Electrical Engineering 2012

10 Tips to Remember When Writing Your
Electrical Engineer Resume Sample

  1. Set aside several hours to write a powerful resume.
  2. You will need quiet space and a computer with Word (recommended) or similar.
  3. Use job descriptions and old resumes to jog your memory.
  4. Is this a career change for you? What skills can you transfer over?
  5. Expand on your duties in detail. 
  6. Ensure the layout is attractive
  7. Write a compelling summary.
  8. Use bullet points.
  9. Proofread for sense, accuracy, spelling and grammar x 3.
  10. Add a well-written cover letter using your strengths to target the role on offer.

For more samples visit the resume sample page.

Sharron what can I say, you are beyond impressive! With the short time I gave you to prepare my resume, I was blown away with the outlay, the content and how you highlighted all my best points. I have shown your work to a recruitment agency and they were very impressed. Thank you so much for guiding me through the entire experience, you are truly gifted… Wanda Peters of Perth, Western Australia.

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