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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Mechanical Integrity and Quality Assurance professional with 28 years of experience servicing the oil, gas and petrochemical industries since 1992. Assignments performed and not limited to Non Destructive Examination, Welding, Pressure Equipment, Piping, Tanks. Boilers, Rotating Equipment, Structural Steel, Auditing and Pressure Relief Devices.

  • Extensive knowledge of ASME/API Codes, industry standards and jurisdictional regulations.
  • Effective writing of fixed equipment and piping internal and on-stream in-service endorsements.
  • Ability to work with others to develop innovative ideas to improve mechanical integrity and quality assurance.
  • Currently hold a valid commercial driver's license.
  • Ability to manage and prioritize work flow.
  • Ability to develop, review and revise procedures.
  • Ability to generate purchase requisitions for approval through MAXIMO.
  • Ability to generate quality assurance plans.
  • Knowledge of both PCMS and Meridium programs.
  • Ability to generate repair plans for pressure vessels, piping, boilers, tanks and structural steel.
Work History
Inspector, 12/2006 to Current
Konecranes OyjWinchester, VA,
  • Quality Assurance/Welding Technical Authority responsible for reaffirmation and interpretation of Site Technical Practices.
  • Manage third party inspection services including the generation of purchase orders through MAXIMO, and supporting shop inspection documentation.
  • Support the Inspection Superintendent in maintaining both Owner User and Repair/Alteration Accreditations issued through the National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessels.
  • Generate and review repair and alteration procedures for piping, pressure vessels, boilers, and tanks.
  • Prepare reports detailing findings of inspections, investigations and tests.
  • Improve quality assurance procedures to minimize errors and increase effectiveness of inspections.
  • Supplier performance review-Quality of Work Evaluations.
  • Detailed Inspection Reports-Supplier Close Out Evaluation Reports.
  • Participate in constructability reviews for new construction and repairs to existing equipment.
  • Assess production schedule, Equipment, and Manpower Capabilities.
  • Review of P&ID's (Process and Instrumentation Drawings).
  • Data entry of on-stream data into both Meridium and PCMS for all new construction.
  • Manage and audit QA/QC representatives for both on-site and off-site fabricators.
  • Review design, fabrication, examination and testing documentation for ASME and API governed new construction projects.
  • Support and manage refinery turnaround inspection activities.
  • Manage qualification of welders/welding operators to both ASME Section IX and AWS D1.1.
API 510/570 Inspector and NDE Technician, 04/1999 to 12/2006
Petrochem Inspection ServicesCity, STATE,
  • In-service inspection of pressure vessels, piping and tanks for running maintenance and turnaround activities.
  • Corrosion review and implementation of data into PCMS.
  • QA/QC support for both running maintenance and turnaround events.
  • Managed NDE crews and API personnel as project manager.
  • ASNT Level II technician in radiography, ultrasonic thickness, dye penetrant, and magnetic particle examinations.
  • Performed Brinell Hardness and Positive Material Inspection.
  • Negotiated agreements between employees to clarify misunderstood directions and resolve conflicts affecting performance.
  • Managed and archived quality documentation and participated in internal and external quality audits.
  • Supervised and led employees to high performance levels in cross-functional matrix management structure.
  • Improved quality processes for increased efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Conducted field visits and met corporate customers for business development.
  • Adhered to established policies, procedures and compliance for satisfactory audit rating.
  • Established and maintained productive working relationships with staff to resolve operational difficulties and to promote interdisciplinary, collaborative approach to customer service provision.
  • Complied with safety and hazardous material handling, storage regulatory requirements and internal procedures affecting business operations.
  • Investigated and resolved customer complaints to foster satisfaction.
  • Scheduled support staff to guarantee complete coverage for every shift.
API 510/570 Inspector and NDE Technician, 04/1992 to 04/1999
MQS InspectionCity, STATE,
  • In-service inspection of piping and pressure vessels during both running maintenance and turnaround activities.
  • Implementation of corrosion monitoring program at Lima Refinery.
  • ASNT Level II in radiographic, ultrasonic thickness, dye penetrant and magnetic particle examination.
  • Worked various turnarounds throughout the United States.
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
  • Operated with high integrity, built trust, and earned sustained credibility with internal and external clientele.
  • Provided observations, took measurements and performed tests at various stages according to quality control plan.
  • Followed quality standards and procedures to minimize errors and maximize customer satisfaction.
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/1981 to Seneca East Local Schools - Attica, Ohio,
Associate of Science: , Expected in 06/1983 to Terra State Community College - Fremont, OH
  • Certified API 510 Inspector (Certification No. 2421).
  • Certified API 570 Inspector (Certification No. 7495).
  • Certified API 653 Inspector (Certification No. 39113).
  • AWS Certified Welding Inspector (Certification No. 97040911).
  • National Board Commissioned In-Service Inspector with R Endorsement (Commissioned No. 1103).
  • Commercial Driver License (Class A State of Ohio).
  • American Welding Society Member (Member No. 120612).

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  • Seneca East Local Schools
  • Terra State Community College

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