piping systems inspector resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -
Professional Summary

Focused Quality Assurance Representative skilled in piping system and some high voltage ,low voltage work monitoring and performance evaluation demonstrated over 13 years of quality assurance performance. Diligent and attentive to detail with a passion for improving quality and promoting the NAVFAC values. I was a pipefitter and plumber with 30 years in utility and facility work at PSNS, NBK and region. I supported the shop with collateral roles as confined space QP confined space program manger, Wash DOH BAT, Lead and asbestos worker and building inspector, Q & R radiation worker construction equipment operator bobcat forklift and aerial work platform operator small boat operator, flatbed and truck operator.

  • Used Microsoft Excel to develop inventory tracking spreadsheets in the inspection department of NAVFAC.
  • Achieved the turn over from DOS to windows 86 in the planning department of Public works in shop 07 by introducing Microsoft word and excel for planning job tasks for material labor est and ordering tasks. Successful change d work station from windows 2001 to 2007 and 2007 to 2010 while in inspections.
  • Achieved several outstanding and fully successful performance awards by completing all tasks with accuracy and efficiency.
  • Achieved individual act awards through effectively helping with a cross trade inspections of extreme high location on B-900 smoke stack 320 ft.
  • Collaborated with team of 4 in the development of OSHA required legacy Asbestos record keeping.
  • Documented and resolved below ground Natural gas system deterioration which led to management recognition to get better training and equipment for below ground testing of Nat gas systems.
  • Supervised team of 7 Inspection group members in a substitute capacity while supervisor was off
  • Supervised team of [Number] staff members.
  • Critical Thinking personal development class in time management prioritization of work time
  • Information Ordering OJT in how and where to find online maps codes SOPs blueprints
  • Grade Marking training in laying pipe below grade on hills for freeze protection and around other utilities ordering right grades of material for application copper pipes schedules wall thickness plastics for heat and chemicals
  • Mathematical Calculation coefficient of expansion for steam pipe installation. Calculating amounts of material adding totaling material labor cost as sit in assistant planner man for PSNS shop 07
  • Quality Control as Backflow assembly tester looking for cross connections to potable water sources
  • Inspection and Testing Reports of NAVFAC PSNS owned equipment and their planned maintenance inspection check temperatures pressures for water loss in Hydronic systems
  • Specifications Conformance
  • Performance Monitoring
  • Dimensional Measurement pipe measuring for installation according to UPC also OJT at PSNS public works
  • Blueprint Reading class at Olympic college and Eng drawing class in PSNS
  • Testing Data Documentation testing asbestos and lead working with labs at PSNS holding required removal and personal exposure records for 40 years
  • Corrective Action Recommendations
  • Operations Monitoring as OJT for USRO trained in operations of 3 steam generators and 5 air compressors 7 saltwater pumps
  • Equipment Function Testing pump testing and diagnostics of natural gas anode testing and replacement
  • Attention to Detail was learned in OJT such as proper use of a torque wrench for tightening flanges and machine parts to correct tolerances ft/lbs.
  • Decision Making classes on prioritizing risk management ORM part of VPP training
  • Problem Anticipation and Resolution NAVFAC training
  • Sample Collection lead and asbestos and hazardous waste OSHA and AHERA training at Argus pacific in Seattle
  • Sound Judgment for safety I was chosen to be public works BAT, Confined space program manager, Lead and asbestos worker and building inspector. I was chosen to be piping system inspector
Work History
09/2001 to 01/2022
Piping Systems Inspector Naval Facilities NW Engineering Command PW Dept City, STATE,
  • Assisted with developing and implementing quality assurance improvements based on monthly phone satisfaction survey evaluation results with customers and work site visits.
  • Drafted performance and quality assurance reports from Public Works jobs accomplished. By screening completed work and presented findings monthly to management. Areas of work survey include Back flow testing, Outages lock out tag out, proper use of SOP and M & E safe. Confined space testing, Critical and non critical PMs, Emergency, urgent routine work, Vertical lift work, Boiler Inspections, Asbestos removals spill responses and lead abatement work.
  • Executed Quality Assurance Investigations of utility or equipment loss, under urgent and emergency needs providing Photographic and electronic data for leadership team and quality improvement programs.
  • Provided Navy licensed photographic services to the shop to support work in secure CIA and Bangor areas.
  • Provided AHERA qualified services to shop as Asbestos and lead building inspector.
  • Provided OSHA qualified Confined space testing and confined space program management for hotwork testing on vessels.
  • l Supported leadership on quality metrics by communicating consistency problems or production deficiencies.
  • Assisted with developing and implementing quality assurance improvements based on recommendations made during investigations of work procedures involved in accident or loss of utility. Comparing SOPs , LOTO , Outage requests and approvals and work procedure documents to actual evolution and performance results.
  • Drafted performance and quality assurance reports and presented findings at weekly and monthly quality meetings.
  • Provided Facility and utility Inspections of distribution piping and equipment. Going hand over hand from fitting to fitting looking for leaks or other deficiencies, failing pipe supports and damaged insulation. I generated hundreds of work orders and input to Maximo for shop work. Often the jobs were beyond scope and the customer service rep was informed of the need to fund for outside contract work.
01/2007 to 09/2009
Utilty System Repair and Operator Naval Facilities Engineering Command PW City, STATE,
  • Reviewed and interpreted Public works Utility distribution and generation work orders, System design orders, and piping project layout orders.
  • Repaired distribution and generation piping of various utilities and sizes. I worked with various materials and types of connections threaded flanged ,victalic mechanical and welded or brazed.
  • Accurately read, understood, and carried out written or verbal instructions under emergency or urgent scenarios.
  • Followed standards and procedures such as Mechanical safe and electrical safe lock out tag out procedures to maintain safe work environment while working on high pressure systems and equipment.
  • Installed and maintained systems and analyzed operational needs of the steam generation, condensate collection, hazardous waste treatment , fresh water, salt water, sewage and storm water,compressed air distribution and generation needs.
  • Maintained compliance with company SOP, Unified field codes and standards to perform maintenance activities effectively without disruption .
  • Tested equipment such as pumps using various tools such as standard hand tools and vibration analysis diagnostic tools, infrared heat guns. Used natural gas detectors for leak surveys, test pumps and gages.
  • Installed, aligned and balanced new pumps and other repaired equipment
  • Used coordination and planning skills to achieve results according to schedule and order correct material and support equipment such as staging, aerial work platforms, welders shoring for excavations, utility locating services.
  • Identified issues, analyzed information and provided solutions to problems such as complex outages, excavations, asbestos, lead and hazardous waste.
01/2001 to 01/2007
Facility Pipefitter Naval Facilities Engineering Command City, STATE,
  • Followed safe work practices, which included fall protection and personal protective equipment Lock out tag out M & E safe. NAVFAC SOP, Confined space testing requirements being the QP and Confined Space Program manager writing permits for hot work on vessels and in confined spaces.
  • Conducted thorough inspects and tests of previously installed systems to locate and correct faults. Systems such as HVAC heater cores, 250,000 BTU hydronic heating plants,120 psi salt water distribution line 100 psi fresh water lines. Wash DOH Backflow assembly and tester made annual tests of hundreds of PSNS NBK owned backflow units replacing / repairing any failed units.
  • Fabricated compressed air, sanitary sewer, fresh water salt water, storm piping pieces and components in line with design specifications for each system.
  • Communicated with customers to provide recommendations on repairs, determine project estimation costs and define project completion dates.
  • Cut openings in structures to accommodate pipes and pipe fittings and made hangering system with inclusion of insulation with weatherization canning.
  • Measured, threaded and cut materials to correct angles for offset calculated linear expansion of heated pipe and engineered the installation of expansion joints.
  • Interpreted public works drawings and blueprints to determine locations, quantities and sizes of materials required.
  • Employed skills in solvent gluing cementing, brazing, soldering, welding pro-press shark bite,and Pex o finalize high-quality piping systems.
  • Set up appliances like water heaters, filters and dishwashers with correct settings to maximize performance.
  • Finalized [Type] and [Type] customer plumbing systems with correct piping, fittings and valves according to the Universal Plumbing codes.
  • Drilled holed with hole hog into parts of existing structures to complete supply and drain piping meeting applicable UPC codes.
Expected in 08/1986 to to
Associate of Arts: Technical Art Plumbing Pipefitting
Olympic College - Bremerton, WA
  • Member of [Student Organization or Club Name]PSNS Apprenticeship association
  • Professional development completed in [Journeyman Civil service Pipefitter/plumber Building trades
  • member of apprenticeship basketball team Olympic College until injury
  • Relevant Coursework Completed: Associates degree in technical arts OJT building trades plumber pipefitter Engineering tech, plumbing planner man, assistant planner man. Trade theory, Math calculus algebra , english physics, engineering drafting and drawing, Humanities scuba diving
  • Dean's List 1st and 2nd semesters of 1982 and 83.
  • Continuing education in Backflow assembly and testing from Wash DOH, Confined Space program Management, Hotwork compressed gas and brazing PSNS, End prepping for welding Q & R training qual for Radiation worker full asbestos worker glove bags asbestos building inspector lead bldg inspector. Natural gas installation and repair. Aerial work platform operator permit
  • Completed professional development in asset management operating tag maker and label maker supervisory development. Speaking reading writing communication.

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School Attended

  • Olympic College

Job Titles Held:

  • Piping Systems Inspector
  • Utilty System Repair and Operator
  • Facility Pipefitter


  • Associate of Arts

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