Marcus Skidgell

Marcus Skidgell

Work Experience

  • Funk Electric - El Paso TX

    2000-2000 | Electrical Apprentice

    Ran all conduit homeruns into panels in MCCs. Ran wire into these homeruns. Did lighting and special systems in the kitchen of a large prison. Connected the old kitchen with our new work. Also ran lightning protection and conduit and wire for large control room, for a large prison facility.

  • Wileco-Houston TX

    2001-2002 | Heat trace foreman

    Started running conduit. Soon promoted to QA/QC over conduit and heat trace. Found all work through P&IDs.Did as built drawings for final sale. Troubleshot all circuits and panels during testing. Projects completed were Odessa Natural gas power plant, Lyondell in Pasadena, TX. and Dow Chemical in Orange TX.

  • Insulations Inc- Baton Rouge LA

    2002-2003 | Heat trace foreman

    Found plant lines through pipe drawings and P&IDs. Conducted training and safety meetings for employees. Instructed electricians on where and how I wanted conduit ran, wires terminated and circuits designated. kept track of the amps in all circuits to program the panels for optimal efficiency

  • Hypower Inc- Fort Lauderdale FL

    2011-2011 | Electrical Apprentice

    Worked on 2 solar power plants as electrical apprentice in Jal, NM. Tested and troubleshot circuits. Terminated and tested combiner boxes and inverter houses. Stayed and completed all T and M work, GE wanted done. Last one out the gate with general foreman after punchlist completed. Drove equipment and truck to Tulare, CA to set up other jobs.

  • Rec Solar- San Luis Obispo CA

    2011-2012 | Mechanical Foreman

    Directed installers and laborers on the correct and safe way to install solar panels. Safety meetings. Devised the procedures on building the racking for the panel farm. Instructed other crews around the country on how we accomplished so much in such a short time.

  • E Mc- Kennedale TX

    2012-2013 | Electrical Apprentice

    Work on gas compressors and oil facility transfer stations in West Texas and Oklahoma.. Rigid conduit from 1/2 inch through 6 inch. Termination of panels, J boxes and instruments. Running cable tray and grounding and bonding of all work.

  • Compass Electrical- Alpine TX

    2013-2013 | Electrical Apprentice

    Residential and Light Commercial.

  • Arklatex Electric

    2013-2014 | Electrician

    Salt water disposal facilities, conduit up to 4 inch. Wire from 24 volt to 250 kcmil. Termination of pump panels, switch gear, instruments, motors and drives

  • Fisk Electric

    2014-2014 | Electrical CE 5

    Ran electrical EMT conduit up to 1 inch for 6 story office tower for Pioneer Natural Resources. Also ran racking for conduit and wire into j-boxes. Also located and installed boxes per cad drawings.

  • KV Power

    2014-Present | Inudstrial Electrician

    Tank battery construction, swd's, well installs. Oilfield electrical.


  • Texas Tech University


    Studied Broadcast Communications, Film, Television and Radio writing.

  • international schools

    1996-1996 | Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A

    Driver training for trucks

  • imaginesolar

    2011-2011 | Certification

    Installation and design of solar panels, racking, inverters, batteries and charge controllers