Maxwell K.

Smith
1234 Center Drive Minneapolis, MN 55000 Home: 612-555-5555 Cell: 612-555-5556 Email: mksmith@frontfocus.com

Objective
Electrical Engineer with the ability to analyze complex engineering problems, evaluate and recommend alternatives and communicate recommendations effectively seeking a full -time position with an aerospace company.

Education
University of Illinois, Champaign, IL

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Master's in Electrical Engineering Technology (May 2002)

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

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Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (May 1998)

Qualifications Summary
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Background in the principles and practices of electrical generation, engineering design and construction. Excellent supervisory experience, including setting goals and objectives, project development, planning and organization, budget monitoring and cost control.

Work Experience
Electrical Engineer: Aug. 2003 - Present, Foster Industries, Columbia Heights, MN

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Prepare electrical drawings and specifications. Manage project schedules and budgets, and obtain permits for operations. Make engineering calculations in connection with field and office assignments. Investigate problems and recommend solutions. Ensure compliance with safety requirements and standards procedures. Prepare requests for proposals and evaluate bids. Estimate cash flow projections. Perform highly specialized design, research, and analysis on a project-by-project basis and advise on code compliance.

Electrical Engineer: Sept. 1999 - Aug. 2003, CGC, Richfield, MN

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Prepared and reviewed engineering plans, specifications, project schedules, designs, circuit diagrams, and estimates for construction and maintenance of power generation projects. Planned and estimated costs on projects. Provided technical support for system operations and maintenance. Maintained effective working relationships with field crews, contractors, vendors, outside agencies, the public and city staff members.

Electrical Engineer Assistant: May 1997 - Sept. 1999, CGC, Richfield, MN

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Performed highly specialized design, research, and analysis on a project-by-project basis. Provided advice regarding code compliance. Created and presented economic feasibility studies. Performed quality assurance and control. Coordinated projects with other departments, outside agencies, contractors and consultants. Directed, prepared, reviewed and approved contract documents and specifications, making modifications and recommending alternatives as needed. Exercised cost control, monitored schedules, and investigated problems