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

Results-oriented welder with 16 years of experience in mig/fluxcore welding for various construction applications. Adaptable and dependable professional offering strong focus and dedication to teamwork and achievement of project goals. Meticulous and safety-oriented with familiarity in standards and regulations.

Diligent about protecting parts from warping while maintaining high efficiency and safety targets. Reliable, organized and focused on meeting tight schedules using strong fabrication and welding abilities. Expert MIG welder.

Welder with extensive knowledge of structural, mild and stainless steel and aluminum.

Dedicated Welder experienced in MIG and structure welding, as well as maintenance and repair and forklift operation.

MIG welding specialist proficient in using torch, plasma, air sac, stick weld and forklifts. Capable of reading and interpreting blueprints, drawings and diagrams.

Proficient in MIG, flux and stick welding, drill press, crane operation and metal fabrication.

Enthusiastic individual with superior skills in working in both team-based and independent capacities. Bringing strong work ethic and excellent organizational skills to any setting. Excited to begin new challenge with successful team.

Skills
  • Process Improvement
  • Team Building
  • Forklift Operation
  • Communications
  • Equipment Operation
Experience
Welder/Fabricator, 08/2007 - 04/2020
Global Aviation Services Jacksonville, FL,
  • Assembled boiler parts and pressure vessels for structural use.
  • Sustained safety protocols and ensured proper, cost-effective and accurate handling of equipment and materials.
  • Inspected and repaired components to implement corrective action.
  • Set up equipment and welded parts according to welding chart specifications and type.
  • Maximized shop organization and equipment lifespan by maintaining equipment.
  • Inspected grooves, angles and gap allowances with micrometer, caliper and precision measuring instruments.
  • Prevented distortion of parts by monitoring fitting, burning and welding processes.
  • Set up and operated welding equipment to complete all welding projects on-time.
  • Created safety guards, angle iron and square tubing.
  • Adjusted gas flow and pressure to create and maintain desired flames.
  • Operated manual and semi-automatic welding equipment to fuse metal segments together.
  • Completed minor torch ups with MIG welders.
  • Inspected chains, hammers and other tools for damage or wear to prevent injuries and accidents.
  • Set up and operated stress relief oven adhering to welding procedure parameters.
  • Scraped off excess spatter and other materials using portable grinders and arc-cutting equipment.
  • Repaired and maintained heavy-duty and construction machinery.
  • Monitored fitting, burning and welding processes to avoid overheating parts, warping, shrinking, distortion and expansion of materials.
  • Adjusted weld machines to correct settings prior to weld applications for precision and waste reduction.
  • Maximized shop organization and equipment length by efficiently cleaning floor and machinery.
  • Obtained desired configurations by clamping and tack-welding components.
  • Precision cutting with power saws, hand shears and chipping knives.
  • Removed loose materials and thick scale, slag or rust to prepare material surfaces for welding.
  • Cleaned and degreased weld joints and work pieces efficiently.
  • Adjusted functional parts of equipment and control instruments.
  • Heated, formed and dressed metal parts with hand tools, torch and arc welding equipment.
  • Laid out, positioned, aligned and secured parts and assemblies with straightedges and combination square sand calipers.
  • Dismantled and assembled wellhead equipment.
  • Improved project completion time by multitasking on heavy equipment such as forklifts.
  • Prepared broken parts for welding by properly grooving and scarfing surfaces.
  • Positioned and clamped work pieces together and properly assembled in jigs and fixtures.
  • Laid out, fitted and fabricated metal components.
  • Followed all safety guidelines, including proper machine guarding and lockout and tagout procedures.
  • Application of electrode and gun along weld line to create precision pieces.
  • Applied knowledge of metallurgy, geometry and welding techniques to determine optimal welding strategies.
  • Combined welding techniques, knowledge of metallurgy and engineering requirements to produce quality work.
  • Improved project completion time by multi-tasking on heavy equipment such as forklifts.
Plumber/Helper, 08/2005 - 09/2006
Citywide Plumbing City, STATE,
  • Performed emergency on-call work hours during evening, weekends and some holidays.
  • Created and submitted daily reports on progress of all plumbing projects.
  • Installed and replaced water heaters, drain pipes and water supply lines
  • Cut openings in walls and floors to accommodate pipe and pipe fittings.
  • Prepared project bids, including parts, labor and equipment needed for each project.
  • Installed and repaired gas lines and hot and cold water lines.
  • Communicated with customers regarding recommendations on repairs, replacements and upgrades of plumbing equipment.
  • Maintained tools and equipment to keep all supplies in excellent working condition.
  • Performed pipe fabrication, installation and fitting according to proper specifications.
  • Followed relevant codes, regulations and safety techniques.
  • Efficiently installed and repaired toilets, water heaters, appliances and showers to maintain customer satisfaction ratings.
  • Coordinated schedules with various construction departments in plumbing works for new and existing buildings.
  • Installed and extended underground storm, sanitation and water piping systems to connect fixtures and plumbing.
  • Tested piping systems with water and air pressure to maintain balance and accuracy.
  • Identified and located required tools prior to starting each project.
  • Assembled and installed PVC and metal pipes and fixtures.
Welder/Helper, 07/2004 - 05/2005
R&R Fabrication Inc City, STATE,
  • Set up and operated welding equipment to complete all welding projects on-time.
  • Sustained safety protocols and ensured proper, cost-effective and accurate handling of equipment and materials.
  • Prevented distortion of parts by monitoring fitting, burning and welding processes.
  • Created safety guards, angle iron and square tubing.
  • Set up equipment and welded parts according to welding chart specifications and type.
  • Adjusted gas flow and pressure to create and maintain desired flames.
  • Prepared broken parts for welding by properly grooving and scarfing surfaces.
  • Combined welding techniques, knowledge of metallurgy and engineering requirements to produce quality work.
  • Inspected chains, hammers and other tools for damage or wear to prevent injuries and accidents.
  • Application of electrode and gun along weld line to create precision pieces.
  • Operated manual and semi-automatic welding equipment to fuse metal segments together.
  • Heated, formed and dressed metal parts with hand tools, torch and arc welding equipment.
  • Followed all safety guidelines, including proper machine guarding and lockout and tagout procedures.
  • Removed loose materials and thick scale, slag or rust to prepare material surfaces for welding.
  • Completed minor torch ups with MIG welders.
  • Cleaned and degreased weld joints and work pieces efficiently.
  • Scraped off excess spatter and other materials using portable grinders and arc-cutting equipment.
  • Adjusted weld machines to correct settings prior to weld applications for precision and waste reduction.
  • Precision cutting with power saws, hand shears and chipping knives.
  • Improved project completion time by multi-tasking on heavy equipment such as forklifts.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2004
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Calvert High School - Prince Frederick, MD
GPA:
Status -

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School Attended

  • Calvert High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Welder/Fabricator
  • Plumber/Helper
  • Welder/Helper

Degrees

  • High School Diploma

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