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Power Plant Welder

Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
January 29, 2018

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Professional Summary


Work History


**** ****** *****, *********, ** 28273 • 803-***-**** • Meticulous professional and craftsman, excellent at juggling multiple tasks and working under pressure. Broad industry experience includes maintenance supervisor, pipe fitting, pipe welding,welding instructor, field engineering, steam generator specialist, dry cask storage welder, automatic welder, talented professional with over 35 years nuclear and power plant experience. worked extensively with PM programs and Nuclear Station modifications (NSMs) Assisted in creating W.O. packages as well participating in walk downs to establish such work orders and procedures. Proficient in the use of Portal J, Nuclear Asset Suite, and ESOMS, Computers skills are excellent. Procedure use and Adherence guidelines practice and utilized in carrying out daily tasks. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. successfully met the requirements of the Nuclear Oral Board for nuclear plant supervisors. Able to carry out from initial conception to closeout of PM work orders. Pipe Welding

Excel and Word

Blueprint Interpretation

Automated Welder

Oral Board for Nuclear Maintenance


Pipe fitting

Familiarity with weld inspection process

Dry cask welder

Proficient at reading P&IDs and flow diagrams

Procedure use and Adherence

Studied Nuclear Plant safe work practice


Portal J and Nuclear Asset Suite

Combo Pipe Welder 10/2017 to 01/2018

Fluor – Lee Steam Station, Belton, SC

Certified Chrome and specialty welder, completed welds in critical piping systems. Combo Pipe Welder, 06/2017 to 10/2017

Titan Constructors – Lee Steam Station, Belton, SC Performed welding tasks on Chrome alloy, Stainless Steel, and Carbon steel pipe utilizing both SMAW and GTAW qualifications.

Combination Pipe Welder 06/2016 to 06/2017

Carolina Energy Solutions – Rock Hill, South Carolina, United States Combination RT welder on pipe and plate utilizing Heliarc, Stick and Fluxcore welding qualifications at SCE&G V.C. Summer Nuclear Station NI2 and NI3 new builds. Combination Pipe Welder 11/2016 to 12/2016


Replacement of feedwater heaters at Duke Energy's Oconee Nuclear Station feedwater heaters, certified RT welder utilizing Chrome, S/S and carbon qualifications, also help the machinist with machine cuts and prepping of big bore piping utilizing Wach's cutting equipment. Pipe Welder 09/2016 to 11/2016

Carolina Energy Solutions – Rock Hill, South Carolina, United States Performed as a pipe welder on the removal and replacement of the MSRs at Duke Energy's Shearon Harris Nuclear Station in New Hill NC. utilizing 8018 chrome rods and wire as filler on chrome alloy piping systems.


Maintenance Supervisor 10/2011 to 06/2015

DZ ATLANTIC – McGuire Nuclear Station, Huntersville NC Implemented, initiated and deployed craft personnel in execution of nuclear station plant modifications /preventive maintenance tasks. Performed walk downs, created work requests for plant deficiencies. Organized work packages, Worked included field engineering and analyzing critical changes that could affect plant efficiency.

Observed NDE and dimension tolerance tests to evaluate weld quality and conformance to specifications.

Interpreted written instructions from work orders, drawings, and procedures to successfully complete PMs and NSMs tasks.

Pipe welder/Fitter 03/2004 to 10/2011

DZ – McGuire Nuclear Station Huntersville NC

Achieved and maintained a high percentile x-ray record, which help boost the overall rate of projects turned back over to operations to help meet their scheduling objectives, As pipe fitter/ lead person, proficient in Portal J, Word, Excel and Nuclear

Asset Suite which solidified initiating, execution and completion of work order tasks. Certified dry cask automatic welder.

Pipewelder/ Welding instructor 06/2002 to 03/2004

TIC the industrial company – Steamboat Springs, CO / worksite Columbia SC Achieved excellent x ray percentile on chrome moly, s/s, carbon steel. Trained and certified approximently 50 welders which led to a more skilled and productive workforce. Pipewelder

Yeargin (a division of Raytheon) – Johnston Atoll, South Pacific Specialized in exotic metal welding such as RA 330, Hastalloy, Nickel and Titanium at Chemical Weapons disarmnament and disposal plant, JACADS..

Diploma: Pipe fitting/Welding 1980

Spartanburg Technical College - Duncan, SC

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