HandToolsTulsa Electric LLC has been in business for the last several years, yet the owners that run Tulsa Electric have over 30 years of electrical experience. Owners, Rex Dorse and Jayson Shellady, are partners and both hold Oklahoma State Contractors Licenses. Since inception the company has done a variety of work in and around Tulsa, OK and various locations in Texas. We have been an accredited BBB business with an A+ rating. Our talents range from home repair, commercial remodel, industrial distribution systems, to instrumentation on 135 KV/345 KV transmission transformers at a power plants. Tulsa Electric of Electrician Tulsa treats all our customers with professionalism that is beyond the industry standard.

Some of the companies Tulsa Electric of Electrician Tulsa includes:

Unitherm Food Services – a variety of light installs, camera installs, control panel wiring, and low voltage wiring

Central Plains Cement – control panel build, lighting retrofits

K&D construction/AEP-PSO – instrumentation for bushing health monitoring systems, underground distribution systems, and Dissolved Gas Analysis (DGA) monitoring systems

Oklahoma State University – various types of troubleshooting and minor construction

Service Calls – service work for multiple residential, commercial, and industrial customers


Rex Dorse

  • Over 25 years, electrical construction experience in all aspects of the industry
  • Over 21 years as a licensed Journeyman Wireman
  • Over 18 years as a licensed electrical contractor in the State of Oklahoma
  • Over 17 years as a Certified Electrical Industry Instructor with the Electrical Training Alliance
  • Former instructor at Tulsa Technology Center, taught Basic Electricity
  • Over 10 years certified State of Oklahoma National Electrical Code Instructor


  • Present: Co-owner – Tulsa Electric of Electrician Tulsa
    • Day to day business activities
    • Responsible for taking care of customer service calls
    • Execute weekly payroll
    • Problem solving to meet customer needs
    • Execute monthly employee benefit payments
    • Create customer contacts
    • Write policy
  • 2000 – present: Instructor – Electrical Training Alliance
    • Apprenticeship Instructor – Teach Fifth Year curriculum including fire alarm, instrumentation, photovoltaic systems, National Electrical Code, NFPA 70E, and Code calculations
    • Oklahoma approved National Electrical Code Instructor, 2007 to present
  • 2003 – 2017: Electrical Department Supervisor/Field Service Coordinator – HollyFrontier Companies, Tulsa Refinery
    • Oversee the department maintenance electricians, contract electricians, and contract linemen
    • Plan and execute for scheduled electrical outages
    • Maintain scheduled work flow process
    • Manage safety of all employees in the department
    • Electrical trainer
    • Electrical inspection team member and standard development for all five refineries in the company
  • 1997 – 2001 Journeyman Wireman – various electrical contractors
    • Worked with customers to build/install commercial. Industrial, and residential distribution systems and controls
    • Installed complex instrumentation and medium voltage systems, fire alarms, and building automation
    • Maintenance and temporary power installations
    • General electrical services
    • Programable controls
  • 1991 – 1997 Apprentice Electrician – various electrical contractors
    • Worked under Journeymen Wiremen to perform everyday electrical construction job tasks while learning on the job
    • Attended classes at the Electrical Training Alliance Apprenticeship Program to study the trade


  • 1991 – 1996 Electrical Training Alliance, Graduate
  • 2004 – 2008 National Training Institute for the Electrical Training Alliance – University of Tennessee
  • Master Instructor/Adult Education Trainer – Certification

Various trade certifications – NFPA 70 and NFPA 70E

  • 2007, 2011, 2014, 2017

Significant changes to NEC – Train the Trainer Certification – Electrical Training Alliance


Jayson Shellady

  • Over 17 years of electrical construction experience in the Tulsa area
  • Oklahoma Licensed Journeyman
  • Oklahoma licensed contractor

Experience– Present

  • Co-owner of Tulsa Electric, LLC of Electrician Tulsa
  • Responsible for daily operations of electrical contracting firm
  • Responsible for customer service, scheduling and execution
  • Secure contracts

Experience– Previous

  • Electrical maintenance for a variety of employers, troubleshooting, testing, and PM’s
  • Electrical construction for a variety of contractors, wind farms, heavy industrial experience, service work, and general electrical construction