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  1. 1. JASON RUDD PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY Lighting Technician Specialist and Military Veteran with 19 years of proven experience in the United States Army and Private Sector. Accomplished measurable results while leading teams of 8 in a dynamic, fast - paced environment. Possess a comprehensive background in Electrical Systems, National Electric Code and Policy Implementation derived from conducting domestic and global operations. Managed risk upon multiple lines to protect assets, property and equipment valued over $60M while meeting the expectations of senior leadership. Possess extensive knowledge in Strategic Planning, Budget Management and Training and Development. Recipient of multiple awards for outstanding performance and professionalism to include the Army Achievement Medal in the United States Army. Career supported by a vast operational experience and multiple military training. Areas of expertise include  Personnel Management  OSHA/EPA  Risk Management  Logistics Management  Pole Lighting/Retrofit  Time/Task Management  Quality Control/Assurance  Organization/Communication  Microsoft Office Suite PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE ELECTRIC MEDIC INC – Memphis, TN 2014 – 2016 Lighting Technician / Crew Leader  Prepared sketches or followed blueprints to determine the location of wiring and equipment and to ensure conformance to building and safety codes  Used a variety of tools and equipment such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment including oscilloscopes, ammeters, and test lamps  Installed ground leads and connected power cables to equipment, such as motors  Performed business management duties such as maintaining records and files, preparing reports and ordering supplies and equipment  Repaired or replaced wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools  Worked from ladders, scaffolds, and roofs to install, maintain or repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures  Placed conduit (pipes or tubing) inside designated partitions, walls, or other concealed areas, and pull insulated wires or cables through the conduit to complete circuits between boxes  Constructed and fabricated parts, using hand tools and specifications  Provided preliminary sketches and cost estimates for materials and services  Provided assistance during emergencies by operating floodlights and generators, placing flares, and driving needed vehicles  Interpreted a lighting designer’s plan; carried out risk assessments for health and safety purposes  Managed and planned where to run cables to ensure safety policies and procedures; assisted with rigging the lighting equipment  Managed lighting crew numbers and equipment needed for multiple project sites  Maintained logs and documented approved safety measures observed in specific buildings  Identified corrective actions necessary to bring properties into compliance with applicable fire codes  Conducted emergency lighting compliance follow – ups to ensure corrective actions have been taken in cases where violations occurred  Followed Standard Operating Procedures and policies that ensured maintenance was in compliance with Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations with 100% compliance OFFICE INTERIORS OF MEMPHIS – Memphis, TN 2012 – 2014 Logistics Specialist / Furniture Installer  Performed all aspects of systems furniture installation or dis assembly at customer sites; loaded and offloaded trucks efficiently, safely used all equipment and vehicles  Ensured all work at the job site is performed with Office Interiors of Memphis standards including safety
  2. 2. JASON RUDD, PG. 2 ELITE ELECTRIC & LIGHTINGINC – Cordova, TN 2005 – 2012 Lighting Technician  Managed multiple multi – million dollar Energy Efficient Projects for various companies to include Siemens Plant and Kroger across the Delta Marketing Area  Managed and maintained 2 crews of 8 personnel for the largest contract the company has held; installed over 2,500 lights in each store with over 100 Krogers across the Delta Marketing Area throughout 5 states  Assembled, installed, tested and maintained electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools  Diagnosed malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem  Inspected electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes  Advised management on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous  Tested electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system  Maintained current electrician's license or identification card to meet governmental regulations  Planned layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures, based on job specifications and local codes  Directed and trained workers to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures  Read blueprints or technical diagrams before doing work; installed and maintained wiring and lighting systems  Inspected electrical components, such as transformers and circuit breakers; identified electrical problems with a variety of testing devices  Repaired or replaced wiring, equipment, or fixtures using hand tools and power tools; followed state and local building regulations based on the National Electric Code  Directed and trained workers to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring or equipment UNITED STATES ARMY – Various Locations 1997 – 2000 Team Leader  Team Leader in an Armored Reconnaissance Squadron while deployed in support of global operations in Bosnia; assisted with the planning, execution and supervision of a Reconnaissance Team  Supervised the operations and loading of all of the company vehicles to ensure all operations met United States Army regulations and standards with zero issue  Operated and maintained a department of 30 wheeled vehicles ranging from John Deer Gators , HMMWVs to Mine- Resisted Ambush Protected (MRAP) Vehicles all of which range in cost from $50K – $3M totaling over $60M  Oversaw all aspects of the departments personnel records to include monitoring HIPPA and ensuring all Soldiers were up to date on all standard training and certifications  Integrated risk management process into operational planning for over 80 Combat/Logistics Operations during a 10 month period in support of Global Operations in Bosnia; proved ability to lead under stressful, time critical conditions  Assisted senior leaders with all mission planning and ensured they were fully aware of each of the vehicle and personnel capabilities  Assessed training needs and evaluated training effectiveness of platoon to ensure all standards were met  Maintained the accountability, care and maintenance of the company area and equipment valued in excess of $500K; resulted in zero losses or discrepancies EDUCATION / CERTIFICATIONS National Electric Code Bucket Truck Operators Course Equal Opportunity Leadership Development Course, US Army Introductory Leadership and Development Course, US Army Advanced Skill Training Course, US Army Introductory Military Training, US Army AWARDS Army Achievement Medal