Results-driven, skilled Lead Operator focused on achieving success and increased productivity through improvements in operations, quality, and safety.
Experienced in production scheduling
Knowledgeable of quality control standards
Dedication to product quality, safety and environment standards.
Assisted in coordinating contracted manpower and equipment to efficiently meet production requirements.Contributed to maintaining and increasing production through improvements in operations, quality, and safety.Supervised staff during absence of production foremen and weekends.
10/2006 to Current
Lead OperatorPXP and Freeport Oil and Gas － Fellows, CAMaintained and enforced a safe and clean working environment at all times. Coordinated preventative maintenance on existing and new production equipment, including routine calibration. Established and adjusted work procedures to meet production schedules. Supervised production schedules, production quality and on time delivery. Identified capital needs, collected relevant data and wrote justifications for established needs. Coordinated and developed new product design in collaboration with engineering staff. Diligently maintained safety and quality standards.
Collaborated with the engineering team to adjust and modify production equipment. Completed key projects on time, on budget and with a high level of accuracy. Developed and maintained strong and clear communication and rapport with plant personnel. Organized, prioritized and managed plant maintenance projects to keep facility safe, efficient and clean.
Current Class A Driver License
04/1996 to 10/2006
Crane OperatorTorch, Nuevo, PXP, Freeport Oil and Gas － Fellows, Ca
Worked as roust about for one year working for Torch Operating Company;
Worked as crane operator for appx. 8 years for Torch Operating Company and Nuevo Energy; maintained assets to maximize production.
03/1987 to 04/1996
Well Puller, Equipment Operator, Well Abandonment, Gas Plant Operator, Equipment MechanicWestern Well, West America Resources, Watson Construction, Eiden Construction － McKittrick, CA
Western Well - 1 year as Well Puller, working on a frac rig/snubbing unit.
West America Resources - 5 years - Gas Plant Operator/Mechanic at Gas Plant 9
Eiden Construction/Wyoming - 2 years Equipment Operator for drilling rigs
Watson Construction - 1 year Equipment Operator (loaders, graters, etc.)
08/1984 to 02/1987
Diesel MechanicUnited States Armed Forces － Fort Leonard Wood, MO
Diesel Mechanic working on armor.
Graduate from Diesel Mechanics School.
High SchoolNew Cuyama High School － New Cuyama, Ca, Santa Barbara
Diesel Mechanics Course: Diesel MechanicsUnited States Army － Fort Knox, KYCertificate of Achievement