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Operator Power Plant

Lexington, Texas, 78947, United States
February 05, 2018

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Bradshaw, Adam

*** ***** *********, ** ***** 979-***-****


I thrive on learning new systems and technologies and seek to provide safe and effective monitoring and maintenance of systems and equipment.

Relevant Experience

Equipment Operator/Plant Operator

Luminant, SASES, Rockdale, TX

1-2011 – present

Progressed quickly through OTJ and formal training advancing in multiple positions within the company achieving a key position as a Plant Operator.

Utilized Lock out Tag out (LOTOV) procedures to isolate equipment utilizing P&IDs to validate isolations for maintenance personnel, as well as adhering to procedures to ensure the safe and reliable operation of equipment.

Developed skills in mechanical, electrical, instrument and process control troubleshooting.

In the position of Plant Operator, provided comprehensive monitoring of PLC and DCS systems. Ensured the safety, efficiency, and environmental compliance of the generating unit. Logging corrective actions, equipment issues, and writing work requests utilizing MAXIMO. Preformed several start-ups and shutdowns as well as out of normal/emergency operational situations.

Actively provided safety conscious, effective monitoring/maintenance of key systems including: conveyor belts, fans, pumps, valves, heat exchangers, and water chemistry parameters associated with Boiler, Turbine, and Generator operations.

Provided effective communication of issues with operational awareness providing instructions/ requests to plant personnel, management/shift supervisor, and dispatch(QSE) as needed.

Served as a member of the fire brigade including live fire simulations, first aid, rope rescue, and hazmat training.

Served as co-chair/crew coach of BBS (Behavior Based Safety), JAC (Joint Apprenticeship Committee) member, HPI (Human Performance Improvement) Champion/leader.

Heavy Equipment Operator/ Supervisor

Boettcher dirt construction, Lexington, TX

9-2008- 1-2011

Managed site foundation preparation, utilizing heavy equipment, to adhere to plan specification purposes.

Carbon Setter/Crane Operator

ALCOA, Rockdale Operations, Rockdale, TX

6-2005- 9-2008 (Smelter Closure)

Worked under direction of Head Tapper to complete tasks associated with the smelting of aluminum.

Operated 14-ton gantry crane


Luminiant Academy

Key skills

Easy going people person, with good mechanical aptitude, attention to detail, and critical thinking.


Tim Lassetter, Luminant Supervisor


Reston Weaver, Luminant Supervisor


David Booker, Luminant Ops.Specialist


Danny Schneider, Luminant LOTO Coordinator


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