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Sugar Land, Texas, 77478, United States
February 12, 2018

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281-***-**** Dean Collins

LAB Coordinator

Results driven professional with the ability to handle multiple projects at once. Experienced in facility set up and development. Adept identifying problems, defining solutions and implementing processes and procedures. Hands on experience in design, assembly, testing and manufacturing.


-Lab Operations

-Lean Manufacturing & Six Sigma

-Research and Development

-Order processing

-Quality Assurance Practices

-Oversight of new employees

-Lab Safety

-Schematics Interpretation

-Vendor Management

-NDT industrial inspections

Goodman Manufacting R&D Lab Coordinator 2015-Present

Maintains lab safety, housekeeping, and security

Performs advanced scientific experiments in accordance with business directives

Interfaces with internal customers on a daily basis

Operates and maintains analytical and physical properties testing equipment

Operates large industrial size fabrication equipment as needed

Supports polymerization catalysts and conducts wet chemistry experiments as needed

Ensures data reliability by adhering to quality objectives

Prepares and tests samples by following detailed international testing standards to provide high quality data

Calculates, analyzes and interprets data

Uploads data to the work order system for review by Ph.D. Scientists and Engineers

Efficiently manages their work request backlog and turnaround time

Performs methods development work as needed for product development

Solves analytical problems and leads efforts to introduce new technologies to support the business

Schedules and stewards third party instrument calibrations as needed

Performs internal calibrations and monitors statistical quality control charts for quality compliance

Manages sample inventory, handling, shipping, storage, and disposal

-Provided Level II UT, MT, PT and NDT industrial inspections. Dimensional inspection


Halliburton Energy Services, Houston, TX 2014-2015

Research and Development (R&D) Artificial Lift Lab Technician

Managed the research and development electrical submersible equipment lab. Maintained daily lab operations. Oversee Dynamo-meter Motor testing and managed pump testing activities. Maintained an organized and clean work environment. Collaborated with various vendors to maintain other internal department needs and inspections.

Engaged with vendors to determine maintenance operations plans for the R&D lab. Resulted in successful safety environment. Maintained MSDS, ISO 9001 and Six Sigma Manufacturing.

Enforced high lab safety practices resulting in no loss time due to accidents.

Procure all tools for mechanical and electrical lab.

Organized and created inventory of lab tools and equipment, allowing easy and quick retrieval.

Provided support on assembling, and testing of Electrical Submersible Pumps (ESP), gas separators, and motors.

Provided Level II UT, MT, PT and NDT industrial inspections. Dimensional inspection

Coordinate with Quality Assurance for input into the Sales Order Process (Inspection Test Plans, Third Party Inspection. Coordinate with Manufacturing and outside vendors and subs for scheduling purposes.

Assemble necessary drawings; specifications; and other related technical information; and data required to process the order.

Coordinate with Engineering for development of necessary inspection criteria and maintenance protocols.

Plan and schedule necessary resources, equipment, tools, vendors, and subcontractors.

Manage resolution of delivery impediments (NCRs, material shortages, technical information.

Communicate all information pertaining to the Customer order entry internally within all support organizations. (Quotations, Rental, Service, Sales Coordination, Engineering, Training, manufacturing, etc.).

Primary point of contact with client (including reporting requirements).

Schlumberger, Rosharon Texas 1997-2014

Mechanical /Electronic Engineering Lab Technician

Supervised mechanical and electrical operations for a global oil and gas service provider. Maintained a clean and safe working environment. Dealt directly with vendors, obtaining project and lab supplies in timely and cost-effective manner.

Provided training for new lab employees, resulting in high quality assembly and testing.

Provided Level II UT, MT, PT and NDT industrial inspections. Dimensional inspection

- Provide instructional training to Schlumberger personnel on the assembly/function of Sand face Completion tools.

- Coordinate and manage daily workflow to improve cost and efficiency. Cutting cost by thousands for testing tools.

- Offer input and makes recommendations on the design and testing of Sand Control tools which resulted in production and efficiency.

-- Review and make necessary updates on assembly procedures and check BOM's to drawings for accuracy.

- Maintain ISO certification and records of all Sand face Completion's test and measurement equipment.

- Oversee assembly and testing of all Sand face Completions tools for any quality issues.

- Knowledge of NPT and Autoclave piping systems up to 60K PSI.

- ASME Codes and API 610/598 testing and 6D standards.

Special Projects:

Sand face Completions Sustaining

Quantum maX GP/FRAC Systems

Horizontal Service Tools (Mud-Solv, Anti-Swab)

Dalia Deepwater Project. Assembling and Testing Completion Tools

Commercialize the TRFC-E tool in the RMC group

Maintained TCP production tools ( Sxar, Maxr,Waxr,Dtrv,) has needed.

CAMERON, Houston, TX 1986- 1997

Research and Development Technician, Engineering Test Lab

Cooper Cameron Valves WKM

- Expertise with Pumps, Ball Valve, Gate Valves and butterfly Valves.

-Team leader, assist in supervising and developing less experienced technicians in their daily duties.

- Purchase and expedite parts and machine work for inter-company and outside venders.

- Work with third party inspectors such as DNV and Lloyd's Register.

- Responsible for all aspects of assembling valves for testing operations, training, and safety.

- Assemble and test new or revised product designs on all surface valves and related equipment up to 18" bore diameter for the purpose of manufacturing plant.

- Collect test data using National Instruments Lab View Data Acquisition Systems for accurate monitoring. Dimensional inspection.

- Calibrate, service, and repair electronic and mechanical equipment used in testing.

- Design and assemble Hydraulic and Pneumatic pumps and manifold systems.

- Knowledge of NPT and Autoclave piping systems up to 60K PSI.

- ASME Codes and API 610/598 testing and 6D standards.

Professional Development:

Federal Explosives license/permit, License 5-TX-039-20-SC-00113

Six Sigma Yellow belt training

CWI Search & View

IPC-A-610 Specialist

Provided Level II UT, MT, PT and NDT industrial inspections. Dimensional inspection

JSA and MRA Reports

Environment Response team

Monitor water, soil, air, and noise around the plant.

Languages: German Old High

Honors & Awards

Received rewards for commercializing the Mud-Solve, Anti-Swab tools and commercializing the next generation E-Fire tools

Education: Texas Lutheran University

Obtained 77 hours toward a BA Degree

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