welder mechanic resume example with 17+ years of experience

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

Focused Technician with 16 years of experience. Skilled at working with metal and on naturel gas compressors with commitment to safety, efficiency and accuracy. Proven history of reliability and professionalism as a millwright for 12 years.

  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Millwright
  • Screw Pipe
  • Certified Welder
  • Equipment Operator
  • Steel Fabricator
  • Tubing Bender
  • Testing for Flatness / ER82 / Paragon level
  • Compressor /Engine Mechanic
  • Hy-Torque operator
  • Hydro Testing
  • Blueprint and diagram review
Work History
02/2021 to Current
Welder /Mechanic Sharp Electronics Corp Fort Worth, TX,
  • Set up, operated and maintained GMAW and SMAW equipment
  • Preformed on and off site welding tasks
  • Repaired trailers and equipment
  • Upheld strict compliance with internal safety standards and OSHA requirements.
  • Trained employees on safe and correct setup of welding systems.
  • Maintained tools and equipment for welding team.
  • Diagnosed and corrected mechanical faults on gas and diesel engines.
  • Measured and accurately cut pieces for joining and fabrication work.
  • Ground off imperfections before and after completing welds.
  • Complied with OSHA regulations and company safety standards to promote worksite safety, protect team members and prevent equipment damage.
  • Read blueprints, work orders and production schedules to determine product or job instructions or specifications.
06/2007 to 02/2021
Field Service Technician 2 Wyoming Machinery Company WY, State,
  • Installed threaded piping of various sizes plumb, level, and square and supported piping as needed
  • Fabricated piping supports for process piping of various sizes and applications
  • Bent tubing of various sizes plumb, level, and square for instrumentation and installed supports as needed
  • Set up and operated oxy acetylene cutting torch
  • Set up and operated GTAW, SMAW, and GMAW welding equipment.
  • Conducted special welds with extremely low tolerances for industrial operations.
  • Ran conduct and wiring to end device's and panels then terminated
  • Certified in operation of forklifts, man lift, scissor lift, and overhead crane
  • Performed commissioning checks and started up new compressors and equipment in shop and field
  • Set vessels and bottles on skid and compressor, torqued flanges to spec and welded scrubber base to skid
  • Completed compressor overhauls, cylinder swap, changed pistons, changed packing, changed valves, VVCP gasket replacement / rebuild
  • Preformed on-site installation, repair, maintenance and test tasks.
  • Followed safety procedures to avoid injuries in field.
  • Preformed on and off site hydro testing
  • Preformed compressor and engine swings in field and shop
  • Formed and poured grout on compressor feet and engine soul plates
  • Reviewed technical documentation to complete equipment maintenance and repair.
  • Installed new equipment and explained operation and routine maintenance protocols to customers.
  • Operated hand tools and power equipment according to company safety procedures.
  • Completed partial or full dismantling of equipment to quickly repair or replace defective components and restore functionality.
  • Adhered to established procedures for inspection of belts, drives and motors, performing needed maintenance.
  • Preformed coupling / shaft alignment with dial indicators or laser alignment tool
  • Managed crews on site and supervised contract workers install new equipment and inspected equipment once work was completed.
  • Preformed flatness checks on compressors top rail and made adjustments to compressor feet to bring top rail into alignment to met Ariel ER82 spec
  • Conducted special welds with extremely low tolerances for industrial operations.
04/2005 to 06/2007
Field Welder Autonation, Inc - Autonation Spokane Valley, WA,
  • Repaired manufactured products by dismantling, straitening, reshaping and reassembling parts.
  • Welded in flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions.
  • Set up and operated SMAW and GMAW welding equipment.
  • Chipped off excess welding slag and spatter using hand tools.
  • Inspected welds and checked critical measurements to meet specifications.
  • Fabricated shop parts directly from blueprints.
  • Minimized warping using good fitting, burning and welding techniques.
  • Salvaged and rebuilt parts to achieve cost savings and reduce waste.
  • Preformed onsite welding and sheet metal repair work
11/2004 to 04/2005
Sales Associate Gander Mountain City, STATE,
  • Maintained customer satisfaction with quick and professional handling of product returns.
  • Provided positive first impressions to welcome existing, new and potential customers.
  • Assisted customers by answering questions and fulfilling requests.
  • Prepared merchandise for sales floor by pricing or tagging.
  • Helped customers locate products and checked store system for merchandise at other sites.
  • Organized racks and shelves to maintain store visual appeal, engage customers and promote specific merchandise.
Expected in 07/2014
Trade Classes: Commercial Wiring
Lone Star College System - Spring, TX
Expected in 05/2007
Welding Certificate :
Cy-Fair College - Cypress, TX,
Expected in 05/2005
High School Diploma:
Cy-Fair High School - Cypress, TX


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School Attended

  • Lone Star College System
  • Cy-Fair College
  • Cy-Fair High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Welder /Mechanic
  • Field Service Technician 2
  • Field Welder
  • Sales Associate


  • Trade Classes
  • Welding Certificate
  • High School Diploma

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