Seeking employment with stable employer who has room for advancement and can utilize my skills, experience, and education. Experienced oilfield and construction worker with supervisory and management background, proficient communication, leadership, and interpersonal skills. Work well individually and in a team environment.
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Flagger, 05/2016 to 12/2016Smith & Company － Conroe, Texas
Control movement of vehicular traffic through construction projects: Discusses traffic plans and type and location of control points with superior.
Distributes traffic control signs and markers along site in designated pattern.
Directs movement of traffic through site, using sign, hand and flag signals.
Warn construction/utility workers when approaching vehicle fails to heed signals to prevent accident and injury to workers.
Informs drivers of detour routes through work sites.
Records license number of traffic control violators for police/law enforcement.
May give hand marker to last driver in line up of one-way traffic.
Self-Contractor - Remodeling, 10/2014 to 05/2016Total Construction － Conroe, Texas
Remodeled properties, fixing minor and major damages, plumbing, faucets, toilets, and tubs, showers, changing pipes, water heaters, or fixing minor electrical problems.
Painting, sheetrock, patching up holes and doing make ready's for new tenant's'.
Fasten timbers or lumber with glue, screws, pegs, or nails and install hardware.
Perform tie spacing layout and measure, mark, drill or cut.
Select tools, equipment, or materials from storage and transport items to work site.
Fit and fasten wallboard or drywall into position on wood or metal frameworks, using glue, nails, or screws.
Hang dry lines to wall moldings to guide positioning of main runners.
Measure and cut openings in panels or tiles for electrical outlets, windows, vents, plumbing, or other fixtures, using keyhole saws or other cutting tools.
Motorman, 11/2013 to 09/2014Independence Contract Drilling － Houston, Texas
Respond to emergency situations including, but not limited to, wellbore influxes, hydrogen sulfide detection and major mechanical or structural failures.
Capable of quickly evacuating the facility to avoid injury during emergencies.
Must also provide assistance with regard to rescue operations for injuries or overcome personnel.
Responsible for using drill pipe tongs, spinning chain, air spinners, slips, variety of hand tools, as well as assisting with the handling of stands of drill pipe and collars.
Assists with repair and maintenance or large mud pumps, shale shaker, desander, desilter, and degasser units.
Responsible for "nippling up" the BOP stack; assists with rig-up / rig-down of the drilling rig; operates the forklift during all phases of drilling the well; and repairs motors, centrifugals, and mud pump.
Changes oil in motors, drawworks, and swivel.
Disposes used oil in disposal drum.
Cleans the mast and substructure with high-pressure steam cleaning unit.
Also scrubs and paints the mast and substructure.
Visually checks all instruments, gauges, and fluid levels.
Checks the motors, reads gauges, checks the boiler and water tank.
Derrick Hand, 08/2005 to 02/2012Lyons Drilling #7 － Lyons, Texas
Derrick hand responsible for mixing chemicals, maintaining viscosity & mud weight.
Maintained oil rig pumps, responsible for pipe extraction, coordinated work with Mud Engineer, Petroleum Consultant, and Rig Manager.
Supervised 3 other employees.
Used forklift, Sky Track, and Hyster.
Observe pressure gauge and move throttles and levers to control the speed of rotary tables, and to regulate pressure of tools at bottoms of boreholes.
Count sections of drill rod to determine depths of boreholes.
Push levers and brake pedals to control gasoline, diesel, electric, or steam draw works that lower and raise drill pipes and casings in and out of wells.
Connect sections of drill pipe, using hand tools and powered wrenches and tongs.
Maintain records of footage drilled, location and nature of strata penetrated, materials and tools used, services rendered, and time required.
Maintain and adjust machinery to ensure proper performance.
Start and examine operation of slush pumps to ensure circulation and consistency of drilling fluid or mud in well.
Locate and recover lost or broken bits, casings, and drill pipes from wells, using special tools.
Weigh clay, and mix with water and chemicals to make drilling mud.
Metal Roofing Owner, 01/2003 to 07/2005Total Construction － Austin, Texas
Building metal buildings used in farms, garages, shops, horse barns.
Supervise, coordinate, or schedule the activities of construction or extractive workers.
Read specifications, such as blueprints, to determine construction requirements or to plan procedures.
Inspect work progress, equipment, or construction sites to verify safety or to ensure that specifications are met.
Inspect problem roofs to determine the best repair procedures.
Set up scaffolding to provide safe access to roofs.
Align roofing materials with edges of roofs.
Clean and maintain equipment.
Cement or nail flashing strips of metal or shingle over joints to make them watertight.
Install, repair, or replace single-ply roofing systems, using waterproof sheet materials.
Education and Training
Blinn College － Brenham, Texas
High School DiplomaAlto High School － Alto, Texas
Class C - Standard Driver's License