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WELDER
Summary

Hardworking and reliable, with strong ability in material handling and good inventory skills. Offering time management, excellent stamina and good communication skills.

Skills
  • TIG welding expert
  • Design Interpretation
  • Flux core (FCAW) welding
  • Brake press operation
  • Certified forklift operator
  • Materials handling and transport
  • Stock allocation
  • Material handling
  • Inventory reporting
  • Production deadline management
  • Product verification
  • Inventory organization
  • Forklift certified
  • Team building
  • Relationship development
Experience
Welder
City, State
Company Name/Sep 2019 to Current
  • Created precision pieces using application of electrode and gun along weld line.
  • Prevented distortion of parts by monitoring fitting, burning and welding processes.
  • Completed minor torch ups with MIG welders.
  • Dismantled and assembled wellhead equipment.
  • Adjusted gas flow and pressure to create and maintain desired flames.
  • Laid out, fitted and fabricated metal components.
  • Elevated operational efficiencies with timely changing of [Type] and [Type] components.
  • Removed loose materials and thick scale, slag or rust to prepare material surfaces for welding.
  • Applied knowledge of metallurgy, geometry and welding techniques to determine optimal welding strategies.
  • Installed fabricated metal components in processing plant by [Task] and [Task].
  • Maximized shop organization and equipment lifespan by maintaining equipment.
  • Set up and operated stress relief oven adhering to welding procedure parameters.
  • Inspected chains, hammers and other tools for damage or wear to prevent injuries and accidents.
  • Laid out, positioned, aligned and secured parts and assemblies with straightedges and combination square sand calipers.
  • Combined welding techniques, knowledge of metallurgy and engineering requirements to produce quality work.
  • Strengthened workflow by accurately welding [Type], [Type] and [Type] connections.
  • Positioned and clamped workpieces together and properly assembled in jigs and fixtures.
  • Scraped off excess spatter and other materials using portable grinders and arc-cutting equipment.
  • Improved project completion time by multi-tasking on heavy equipment such as forklifts.
  • Inspected and repaired components to implement corrective action.
  • Monitored fitting, burning and welding processes to avoid overheating parts, warping, shrinking, distortion and expansion of materials.
  • Followed all safety guidelines, including proper machine guarding and lockout and tagout procedures.
  • Created safety guards, angle iron and square tubing.
  • Sustained safety protocols and promoted proper, cost-effective and accurate handling of equipment and materials.
  • Adjusted functional parts of equipment and control instruments.
  • Operated manual and semi-automatic welding equipment to fuse metal segments together.
  • Prepared broken parts for welding by properly grooving and scarfing surfaces.
  • Heated, formed and dressed metal parts with hand tools, torch and arc welding equipment.
  • Cleaned and degreased weld joints and workpieces efficiently.
  • Set up equipment and welded parts according to welding chart specifications and type.
  • Set up and operated welding equipment to complete all welding projects on-time.
  • Adjusted weld machines to correct settings prior to weld applications for precision and waste reduction.
  • Assembled boiler parts and pressure vessels for structural use.
  • Repaired and maintained heavy-duty and construction machinery.
  • Obtained desired configurations by clamping and tack-welding components.
  • Inspected grooves, angles and gap allowances with micrometer, caliper and precision measuring instruments.
  • Conducted precision cutting with power saws, hand shears and chipping knives.
Steel Worker
City, State
Company Name/Jun 2019 to Current
  • Monitored and supported all shop projects while maintaining high quality, on-time delivery and safety.
  • Followed strict procedures in regards to heavy machinery operation to prevent accidents and mishaps.
  • Notified supervisors about project and jobsite issues and contributed to effective solutions.
  • Identified machinery issues and repaired parts to keep equipment up and running.
  • Operated, maintained and performed repairs on [Type] equipment.
  • Evaluated materials for quality and sorted parts and final products.
  • Maintained correct temperature, levels and pressures on process systems and equipment.
  • Created and maintained detailed daily activity logs.
  • Compiled operational data into reports to help management spot trends and resolve problems.
  • Calibrated each machine at beginning and end of each shift.
  • Reviewed documentation and work order requirements.
  • Accomplished tasks according to schedule and helped struggling team members.
  • Encouraged all workers to take precautions to prevent mishaps and injuries on job.
Operator
City, State
Company Name/Jun 2019 to Current
  • Identified machinery issues and repaired parts to keep equipment up and running.
  • Operated, maintained and performed repairs on [Type] equipment.
  • Evaluated materials for quality and sorted parts and final products.
  • Maintained correct temperature, levels and pressures on process systems and equipment.
  • Created and maintained detailed daily activity logs.
  • Compiled operational data into reports to help management spot trends and resolve problems.
  • Calibrated each machine at beginning and end of each shift.
  • Reviewed documentation and work order requirements.
  • Accomplished tasks according to schedule and helped struggling team members.
  • Collected oil, water and electrolyte samples to complete laboratory testing.
  • Received and correctly processed both written and verbal instructions, prints and work orders.
  • Cleaned and lubricated equipment on regular schedules to maintain life of machinery and achieve consistent operations.
Boilermaker Journeyman
City, State
Company Name/Sep 1999 to Current
  • Demonstrated self-reliance by meeting and exceeding workflow needs.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
  • Installed manholes, handholes, taps, tubes, valves, gauges and feedwater connections in drums of water tube boilers.
  • Followed all safety procedures and protocols to remain compliant with both employer and client.
  • Cleaned pressure vessel equipment by using scrapers, wire brushes and cleaning solvents.
  • Examined boilers, pressure vessels, tanks and vats to locate defects, including leaks, weak spots and defective sections.
  • Located and marked reference points for columns or plates on boiler foundations by using blueprints and [Type] measuring instruments.
  • Inspected and assembled vessels and individual components, including tubes, fittings, valves, controls and auxiliary mechanisms to locate any defects.
  • Marked all reference points for columns and plates on foundations using master straightedge.
  • Designed, installed and repaired boilers used to heat water for generating electric power or providing heat in [Type] and [Type] environments.
  • Verified pressure vessels were opened, cleaned and repaired.
  • Shaped seams, joints and irregular edges of pressure vessel sections and structural parts in order to attain specified fit of parts.
  • Used hoist to load structural parts of boilers, pressure vessels and tanks on pallets.
  • Mentored [Number] apprentices and inspected finished work to verify compliance with established requirements.
  • Assembled and checked each boiler for defects.
  • Studied blueprints to determine locations, relationships and dimensions of parts.
  • Utilized welding and soldering equipment to join sheet metal components in compliance with blueprints and job specifications.
  • Analyzed specifications, diagrams and blueprints for each job.
  • Signaled to crane operator to lift components to specific positions.
  • Managed movement of materials and equipment to different job sites.
  • Identified issues and brought to attention of foreman.
  • Requisitioned tools and equipment and selected type and size of pipes for transport to worksite.
Education and Training
Some College (No Degree): Chemical EngineeringNorthwest Shoals Community CollegejCity, State
Boilermaker City, State

Boilermaker 4 year training program.i also took a course in TVA primavera p6.

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School Attended

  • Northwest Shoals Community Collegej
  • Boilermaker

Job Titles Held:

  • Welder
  • Steel Worker
  • Operator
  • Boilermaker Journeyman

Degrees

  • Some College (No Degree) : Chemical Engineering

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