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Power Plant Manager

Hardin, KY, 42048
$35/hour, 1.5 over 40-plus perdiem
August 17, 2012

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Resume of:

Wally Taylor

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Hardin, KY 42048



Seeking position as a Site Safety Manager for Power or Heavy Civil Construction


July 6-2012 to July 19, 2012-Contracted to Double D Fire Protection as a Safety Advisor for Grinnell Fire Protection Installation at two hospital locations in Kentucky. Completed contract agreement.

September 6, 2011to present- Site Safety Manager for Chattanooga Boiler and Tank, Chattanooga, TN

May 2010 to August 2011-Site Safety and Health Officer for Thalle Construction Company, US Army Corps of Engineers KY Dam Lock Project, Gilbertsville, KY

April-09 to October 31, 2009-Bowen Contract Site Safety Manager at the Duke IGCC Edwardsport Coal to Gas Project

April 14, 2008 to April 2009-Contract Site Safety Manager for Bowen Engineering Corporation for TVA/Advatech Scrubber Project at TVA Bull Run and Kingston Fossil Plants and various Knoxville Region projects

October 2007 to December 2007-Contract Lead Safety for GUBMK/ TVA Paradise Unit 1 Fall Outage/Shutdown

February 17, 2006 to October 2007-Contract Construction Safety Representative for Bowen Engineering, New Indianapolis Airport Expansion Project, Indianapolis, Indiana

September 13, 2004 to February 17, 2006-Contract Site Safety Director for Bowen Engineering Corporation at the TVA Paradise Power Plant Unit 3 Scrubber TVA/Advatech FGD Project, Paradise, KY

May 4, 2004 to July 6, 2004--Safety Management Group, Contract Safety Advisor, assigned to F.A.Wilhelm Construction Company for the Eli Lilly B-105 Shut Down-demolition and installation project, Indianapolis, IN.

October 15, 2003 to April 31, 2004-Contract Site Safety Representative for GUBMK during units 1 and 3 outages/retrofits, and Unit 3 SCR outage, TVA Paradise Steam Plant, Drakesboro, KY

March 10-March 22, 2003-Contract Site Safety Representative for National Boiler Services, Inc. Performed site safety duties and trained employees in Permit Confined Space Procedures during boiler outages at International Paper Mill, near Columbia, SC.

January 2002-October 2002-Performed the duties of Contract Site Safety Manager for Oscar J. Boldt Construction Company at the 750 megawatt combined cycle project at Covert, MI.

April 2001-January 2002-Performed the duties as Contract Site Safety Manager for National Steel Erection Company, Inc. during construction of the Mirant Energy Station Phase II Combined Cycle Project, Zeeland, MI.

December 2000-April 2001-Performed the duties as Contract Site Safety Coordinator for Day Zimmerman/NPS during outage/SCR prework at TVA Allen Steam Plant, Memphis, TN.

May 2000-September 2000-Performed the duties of Contract Site Safety Manager for National Steel Erection Company, Inc. at construction of EEI simple cycle project in Joppa, Il.

October 1999-April 2000-Performed the duties of Contract Site Safety Representative for Gemma Power Systems during construction of SkyGen 500 megawatt simple cycle peaking station, Gaffney, SC

July 1999-October 1999-Performed the duties of Safety Consultant for Environmental Safety Services to include developing and instructing OSHA required training to clients, Wilmington, NC

January 1999-July 1999-Performed the duties of Contract Site Safety Representative for GE at construction of GE Plastics/Alabama Power simple cycle unit, Burkesville, AL.

1998-1999 Sales Representative for All American Mobile Home Roofing Company, Greensboro, NC

1995-1998-Outside Sales Representative for Thermal Tech Roofing Company, Greensboro, NC

1993-1995-Power Plant Training/Technical Writer for Platinum Energy Services, Carolina Beach, NC

1987-1993-Performed the duties of Corporate Safety Coordinator for Cogentrix Energy, Inc., Charlotte, NC

1985-1987-Cogentrix Energy, Inc. Performed the duties of Shift Supervisor for startup and operation of 35 and twin 55-megawatt power plants, Elizabethtown, NC and Portsmouth, VA

1981-1985-Performed the duties of Control Room Operator during startup and operation of twin 490-megawatt power plant for Hoosier Energy, Inc., Merom Indiana.

1972-1981-Completed TVA Power Plant Operators Training Program and assigned as Assistant Unit Operator at the 2600-megawatt power plant at Cumberland City, TN.


TVA-Power Plant Operators Training Program-3600 hours.

U.S. Coast Guard-40 hour course, Hazardous Material Emergency Response School.

Tidewater Community College-2 semesters, OSHA Safety and Health Compliance.

Duke Medical Center Seminars: Occupational and Environmental Medicine-24 hours, Fundamentals of Occupational Safety-24 hours, Advanced Occupational Safety –24 hours, Contractor Safety Management-24 hours, Complying With OSHA-40 hours, Legal Concerns of Occupational Safety and Health Professionals-24 hours.

E.I. Du Pont Nemours and Company-Improving Safety Through Incident Investigation-16 hours.

Du Pont S.T.O.P. Safety Training Program for Supervisors-40 hours, Stone & Webster

Steel Erection, Sub Part R, June 11, 2003, Boldt Construction Company-8 hours

Fall Prevention, June 11, 2003, Boldt Construction Company-8 hours

OSHA 10 Hour 29 CFR 1926 Construction Course-2004

OSHA 10 Hour 29 CFR 1910 General Industry Course-2004

OSHA 30 Hour 29 CFR 19256 Construction Safety and Health-2006

Chattanooga Boiler and Tank- Bloodborne Pathogens-2006

Certified in First Aid/CPR, American Heart Association-2011

CPAL TVA Training, Bull Run TVA/Advatech Scrubber Project

OSHA 30 Hour 29 CFR 1926 Construction Safety and Health-1-5-2011

Computer Skills: MSWord, PowerPoint and Excel.

Military Service:

1969-1971-U.S.Army-MilitaryPolice-Long Binh, Vietnam. Honorable Discharge, 1971


Matt Hobbs, Corporate Safety Manager, Chattanooga Boiler & Tank Company, cell-270-***-****

Denny Cavins, Corporate Site Safety Manager, Bowen Engineering Corp., 812-***-****

Michael Thompson, Safety, TVA Power Projects, 662-***-****

Sheila M. Keck, Construction Safety Manager, Hunt Construction Company, Indianapolis, IN, 317-***-****

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