Quality Control Manager / CWI / API-1169 / VT2 / CQCM
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Last Updated: 11/13/2021
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American Welding Society (AWS) - Certified Welding Inspector #20010111
● American Petroleum Institute (API) -1169 Pipeline Construction Inspector #97186
● American Society for Non-Destructive Testing (ASNT) - ACCP Visual Testing LVL 2 #322478
● National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) - Industrial Pipefitter #17372358
● USACE - Construction Quality Management for Contractors # SPK-USACE-02-21-00251
● EM-385-1-1 Construction Safety Certification USACE
● First Aid / CPR / AED utilization
● TWIC Card & U.S. Passport
Associates of Applied Science - Drafting and Design Technology
High school Diploma.
Siemens Government Technologies, Inc. / Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
Project Description: Distributed Generation 20 MW Power Plant which included an Admin Building / LNG Facility & Seawater Intake. The project supports the Navys three pillars of energy security resiliency, reliability and efficiency and will improve NS Guantanamo Bays ability to achieve mission requirements through improved infrastructure, energy cost savings and increased energy security.
Roles & Responsibilities: Quality Control Manager / AWS Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) Coordination with site construction manager and Inspection of all construction related tasks including contract review and implementation, procedure writing, submittals, field survey review, plumbing and civil inspection including 3rd party testing oversight and batch plant verification, structural steel inspection including high-strength bolting and AWS D1.1 Welding, mechanical oversight involving static equipment; rotating, electrical and instrumental equipment, ASME B31.1 and Section I Piping, AI and NDE Coordination, PWHT, weld and flange mapping, welder qualification testing, procedure testing and WPS development in accordance with ASME IX, Electrical and Instrumentation oversight including continuity checks, megger testing, cable tray installation, Hipot testing and grounding verification, and commissioning / ECC packages
Dates worked on project: December 2020 Current.
Nicor Gas Company - Schererville, IN / Birmingham, Al and Baton Rouge, LA
Project Description: Gas distribution terminal Piping, 200,000 Feet of 24 X65 Pipe, 80,000 Feet of 24 X70 Pipe to enable Gas Distribution in northern Illinois.
Role & Responsibilities: Lead Inspector over 3rd party inspection for all Visual and destructive testing performed during the rolling and forming of all piping Materials/Coils per API-5L X65, X70 Inspected and tested all FBE Coating and PowerCrete Coatings for all 280,000 feet of pipe as well as adhering to cure times, inspecting internal coating, gathering mill data, and creating the final inspection release notes.
Dates worked on project: February 2020 December 2020
Energy Transfer Partners / Sunoco LP - Nederland, TX
Project Description: 6 Natural Gas Pipeline (Above ground) 4 Nitrogen (Underground) Pipeline, 20 Pig Launcher and Receiver.
Role & Responsibilities: Project representative, performed visual inspection of welding before, during and after NDE was performed According to API-1104. Completed daily reports of all activities throughout the day as well as all obstacles that occurred during the project, Witnessed Inspection on Hot Tap / In-service Welding as well as excavation for project. Witnessed Hydrostatic Testing for all phases of project. Documented and created all Weld mapping, Heat mapping, and Flange mapping to be utilized in the complete data package.
Dates worked on project: August 2019 February 2020
SpaceX - Beaumont, TX and Brownsville, TX
Project Description: Launch Pad Cooling System Piping and Rocket blast diversion systems for SpaceX at the Boca Chika Launch Site to facilitate Space launch testing.
Role & Responsibilities: Quality Inspector responsible for oversight on piping fabrication, establishing hold points and in-process examination points for inspection & test plans, qualified welding procedures, performed Preheating, PWHT and Maintenance oversight for piping and Fuel rocket Diversion systems. Coordination with SpaceX engineering with progress and RFIs documented all weld mapping and heat mapping.
Dates worked on project: May 2016 October 2017
Total Refinery & Petrochemicals - Port Arthur, TX
Project Description: Ethane Cracker Project Piping
Role & Responsibilities: Quality Inspector / Materials Management Providing QA/QC for pipe fabrication activities as well as on site erection, Coordinated NDE and Materials for entire project, coordinated with survey crewman for underground piping pathway, documented all weld mapping, heat number tracking, Witnessed Hydrotesting of completed pipe packages.
Dates worked on project: February 2016 May 2016
Motiva Enterprises - Port Arthur, TX
Project Description: Line Replacement for VPS-5 Crude Distillation unit
Role & Responsibilities: Quality Inspector / Materials Management - Providing QA/QC for pipe fabrication activities as well as on site erection, Coordinated NDE, PWHT Activities and documented Material testing reports etc. As a team collaborated in a demolition plan (Identifying and removal of pipe sequence, safety procedures) Established coordination with refinery management. Witnessed hydrotest of completed piping packages.
Dates worked on project: November 2015 January 2016
Bechtel Corporation - Sabine Pass, TX and Cameron Parish, LA
Project Description: Sabine Pass Liquification Project
Role & Responsibilities: Quality Inspector / Materials Management / Welder / Fabricator / Pipefitter / Operator - shipping coordination to Bechtel site and from laydown yards, fabrication of piping skids, completed fabrication and welding on spools sizing from 54 down to 1 1/2 Witnessing and performing Hydrotesting of completed piping packages, Promoted throughout my tender.
Dates worked on project: April 2012 October 2015
December 2020 - Present Quality Control Manager / CWI
RQ Construction, LLC
Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
February 2020 November 2020 Lead Inspector
Innova Energy Services
Houston, TX Baton Rouge, LA Birmingham, AL Schererville, IN.
August 2019 February 2020 CWI / Project Representative
RUS Industrial, LLC.
Nederland, TX Channelview, TX
October 2017 August 2019 Blending & Packaging Operator
July 2014 October 2017 QA/QC Inspector / Warehouse & Materials Manager
STI Group, Inc.
Buna, TX Beaumont, TX
November 2013 July 2014 Pipe / Structural / Vessel Fabricator
STIS Group, inc. (Oilfield Division)
Corpus Christi, TX Jasper, TX Houston, TX
April 2012 November 2013 Welder / Fabrication Helper / Material Coordinator /
STI Group, Inc.
Buna, TX Orange, TX Vidor, TX