Knowledgeable inspector skilled in reading and interpreting P&ID's, blueprints, diagrams and drawings. String NDE background with experience in Oil field, power generation and aerospace equipment.
Quality inspection professional
Creator of detailed and concise inspection reports
12/2013 - Current
Mistras － Prudhoe Bay, AKCIC Tank InspectorPerform integrity and compliance inspections on
storage and process tanks per API, IFC, ASME and client criteria, completed tank
inspection reports, performed QA/QC of repairs as required, coordinated efforts
with client and contractors and liaised with clients' inspectors.
Supervised and mentored NDE personnel. Certified API 653, API 510, API 570, AWS
CWI, ultrasonic, eddy current, magnetic particle and liquid penetrant
03/2007 - 12/2013
Acuren － Prudhoe Bay, AKTank InspectorCertified API 653, AWS Certified Welding
Inspector, ultrasonic, visual, magnetic particle and liquid penetrant
inspection. Performed integrity and compliance inspections on storage and
process tanks per API, IFC and client criteria. Performed visual and ultrasonic
testing on pressure vessel, transportation pipeline power piping, process
piping and stationary equipment.
11/2001 - 03/2007
Team/MQS － Roseville, MNTechnicianPerformed nondestructive testing for aerospace,
oil refinery, and pipeline, and power generation industries. Perform liquid
penetrant, magnetic particle, ultrasonic, eddy current, visual, and
radiographic inspection. Prepared verbal and written reports of inspection
findings and recommended corrective actions. Worked various downstream and
midstream maintenance and modification projects. Traveled cross country
working both independently and supervising crews. Provide billing statements to
clients when working in off site locations. Provide information for employee
performance evaluations. Procure and maintain materials used in the performance
of job duties.
07/2000 - 09/2001
Sun Country Airlines － Minneapolis, MNAircraft Inspector-Company Level IIIPerformed periodic checks and operations on aircraft and
engines; inspect repairs, replacements and installations on aircraft when
required. Inspect incoming material for shipping damage, airworthiness and/or
AD compliance. Performed vendor surveillance of inspection and maintenance
personnel. Performed audits of generated paperwork checking for errors. Perform
random hangar, stock room, safety, line and “A” check audits. Certified company
level III in Eddy Current, Ultrasonic, Magnetic Particle, and Liquid Penetrant.
07/1997 - 07/2000
Signature Flight Support － Minneapolis, MNCompany Level IIIPerformed Eddy Current, Ultrasonic, Magnetic
Particle, and Liquid Penetrant inspection on airframe and stressed turbine
engine components. Certified company level III in Liquid Penetrant and Magnetic
Particle inspection. Developed and wrote inspection procedures to ASTM and MIL
STD requirements. Developed and maintained training and experience records for
inspection personnel. Certified by AlliedSignal for fan disk eddy current inspection.
01/1996 - 06/1997
Raytheon E Systems － Greenville, TXTechnicianPerformed Eddy Current, Ultrasonic, Magnetic Particle,
Liquid Penetrant, and Radiographic inspection on new and in-service aircraft
components. Trained and experience with automated C-scan system (MAUS III).
Assisted in the preparation of inspection procedures. Attained Secret and program security clearances. Trained in Windows,
Excel, Power Point and Microsoft Word. Performed inspections on Boeing 707, C
135, 747, Lockheed P3C, Lear 60 aircraft.
07/1995 - 09/1995
Technical Welding Labratory － Sunny Isles, USVIContract TechnicianPerformed on-stream ultrasonic thickness, isometric
sketching, and line file audits.
01/1995 - 07/1995
Precision Inspection － Lakeville, MNContract TechnicianPerformed on-stream ultrasonic thickness,
magnetic particle and liquid penetrant inspection on refinery piping and
07/1994 - 12/1994
Technical Welding Laboratory － Sunny Isles, USVIContract TechnicianPerformed on-stream ultrasonic thickness,
isometric sketching and visual inspection of process and transportation piping for
Hess Oil Virgin Islands Corp.
07/1993 - 10/1993
Technical Welding Laboratory － Sunny Isles, USVIContract TechnicianPerformed liquid penetrant and magnetic particle inspection
for Hess Oils "FCC" construction project.
Education and Training
Hutchinson Technical CollegeHutchinson, MNNondestructive TestingCompleted course works in magnetic particle, liquid
penetrant, radiography, ultrasonic and eddy current testing. All course work met
or exceeded the level II guidelines for ASNT training in nondestructive
Winona Technical CollegeWinona, MNAviation MaintenanceReceived Diploma in Aviation Maintenance and attained FAA Airframe
and Power plant license.
Institute 653 Inspector#33677
Institute 570 Inspector #41883
Institute 510 Inspector #57446
Society Certified Welding Inspector
ASNT NDT Level III in the MT, PT and ET methods
and Power plant License
Member of the American Society of Nondestructive Testing