Evident Ultrasonic Inspection Equipment
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Collin W. Coffey
5811 Mt. Gallant Rd.
Rock Hill, S.C. 29732
Home 803-324-0906
Work 800-343-9011
Work #2, 803-377-8121
Email poopsi@cetlink.com
Email #2, mmesco@infoave.net


Obtain position as AWS-CWI/QA-QC/Welding Supervisor, ultimately in a fabrication shop environment, either structural steel, piping, or Pressure Vessel.


1998 to Mesco Metal Buildings, 2218 Dawson Drive, Chester, SC 29706
Present Shop AWS-CWI, QC Manager, Welding Supervisor

1. CWI for all shop fabrication of structural steel and metal building components, including shear, SAW Auto-Welding, Plate Fit-Up, Welding, and coatings.
2. QC Manager for same and Quality records keeping for all shop fabrications. Designed calibration program for all shop measuring devices, maintains records for said program.
3. Performs routine maintenance on all shop welding equipment.
4. Oversees and documents all WPS's and welder qualification.

1994 to Law Gibb Environmental, 2801 Yorkmont Road, Suite 200, Charlotte, NC 28208
1998 CWI, Level II RT, MT, PT, UT, LT, HLT, Field Coordinator

1984 to Space Science Services, 520 Cadet Street, Dothan AL, 36303
1995 Level II RT, MT, PT, UT, VT; Corporate Level III


1974 Hahnville High School

Hahnville, LA

Code Experience

ASME, AWS D1.1, D1.3, D1.4, API 1104, 510, 650, 653, ANSI B31.1, B31.3, and various MIL STDs.

Upon graduation joined USAF, served 3 years active duty, served 6 years in Louisiana Air National Gaurd, Vietnam Veteran. Worked as a certified TIG welder for one year, moved into inspection field.


Began inspection career in 1978 with small independent testing lab located in Belle Chasse, La. Worked in oilfield, petrochemical, chemical, shipbuilding, building construction, nuclear industries. Business dissolved after 3 years.

Moved to Los Angeles, CA and worked for Boothe & Twining in Oxnard and Santa Ana for 1 year.

Worked independently for 2 years in Guatemala as welding supervisor and QC manager on a large boiler project.

Employed by Space Science Services for 9 years on numerous and diversified projects. Manager for numerous projects at NASA, power plants, pulp and paper industry, aerospace, shipping, etc.

Employed by Law Engineering (Law Gibb) for 4 years as a field coordinator and inspector on numerous industrial projects throughout the US and abroad.

Salary History

Current salary, $18.00 per hour U.S., annual with overtime $55K.

References, both personal and professional furnished by request.

Certifiable to ASNT-TC-1A -Level II RT, MT, PT, MT. Extensive film interpretation experience to all above mentioned codes and standards.
Mistras Group