Pipe Superintendent or General Foreman
September 2012 - April 2013
Supervised pipe crews on two small projects. Responsible for over seeing the fabrication, installation and hydro of pipe systems. Update 3 week look ahead schedules and progress reports. Maintaining above and beyond safety standards and quality control of work performed. Write rfi,s and order material for additional work to complete rfi's. Schedule and oversee sub contractors. Maintain good client customer relations.
Pipe Superintendent on Roaster Upgrade at Goldstrike Mine, Elko
August 2012 - May 2013
Nv. and Salona
Solar Power Project, Gila Bend, Az.
Pipe & Mechanical General Foreman
From July 2007
Pipe General Foreman responsible for overseeing pipe crews. Fabrication, installation, hydro and start up on several project. Maintain weld maps, write rfi's and order material. 3 week look ahead schedules, attend meetings and assure good customer, client relations. Keeping crews implementing above and beyond OSHA standards.
Quality Control, Welding Inspector
SP&J Constructors Inc
July 2006 - May 2007
Responsible for all Weld records, testing of welders, writing
procedures and maintaining quality control.
Pipe Shop Foreman - Supervised Pipefitters and Welders
I & J Mechanical Contractors
March 2005 - July 2006
in Fab Shop. Built lso's Maintained
Prints and kept weld records. Recorded Weld Maps and tested welders.
Maintenance Supervisor- Supervised maintenance crew of millwrights, pipe fitters and welders
March 2004 - March 2005
at local chemical plant, Daikin America. Maintain existing equipment. Install new piping, iron and set equipment on construction projects.
Inco Services Inc
January 2001 - January 2004
Shutdowns as well ground up projects thru out the southeastern
United States. Paper Mills, Chemical Plants and Power houses etc.
Pipe Fabricators Inc
May 1997 - December 2000
Managed Pipe Fabrication Business as well as Mechanical Construction Co.
Managed all Projects. Fabrication & Construction. Estimated/Scheduled, hired and tested
Welders, Fitters, Millwrights, Ironworkers, Maintained Quality Control, Weld Maps, Welder
Certifications, Continuity Records. Set Welding Procedures and tested welders. Trained
Employees in Confined Space, Hazmat, Lockout/Tagout and Firewatch Training.
Pipe & Mechanical Superintendent
Inco Services Inc
July 1992 - March 1997
Chicago Bridge & Iron
January 1988 - January 1992
HPD Evaporator installation Mead Paper, Cottonton, Al. Digester Upgrade, Inland
Container Rome, Ga. Worked outages at papermills, chemical and petroleum plants.
Fabricated and supervised Installation of pipe and supports.
Yeargin Construction Company
January 1987 - December 1987
in fab shop, I was trained on orbitor
welding machine. Worked and trained in clean room facilities. Orbitor welder was used because pipe was thin wall and product was highly toxic. Certified on silver solder welding and attended several classes on instrumentation technology.
Served Pipefitter Apprenticeship
October 1980 - October 1986
on numerous projects. Attended pipe and blueprint school two
nights a week. Completed apprenticeship program in 1984 at which time I took certification
test. Also took pipe welding test as part of my certification.
roaster upgrade,goldstrike mine, elko nv. Solano solar plant project, gila bend, az. acc bundle change out, wyodak power, gillette wy. acc start up, dryfork power plant, gillette wy. ash & limestone pipe system, b&w boiler, lamar co. Id fan build up, four corners power plant, farmington n.m. . colorado energies acc project, hobbs n.m.,
Qualifications & Certifications
Morgan Co High
Leadership Training Program
Daniels Pipe and Blueprint Kraft Apprenticeship School
Air Force Base
Material Facilities Specialist Tech School
English, History and Drafting
Clark County Community College