CANADIAN INSTITUTE FOR NDE
Liquid Penetrant, Magnetic Particle, Radiography, Ultrasonic, Eddy Current, Engineering and materials processes, Ultrasonic weld inspection CAMBIAN COLLEGE OF APPLIED ARTS AND TECHNOLOGY
Electronics Engineering Technician Diploma
Ultrasonic Level II, C.G.S.B. 48.9712,
Radiography Level I, C.G.S.B. 48.9712,
Magnetic Particle Level II, C.G.S.B. 48.9712,
Liquid Penetrant Level II, 48.9712,
CWB visual (lapsed),
Pipe Fitter/Plate worker Welder
Multiple Safety Current Site Orientation Certificates throughout Canadian work sites and Pipeline sites. (Trans Canada Version 4 and Enbridge) WORK EXPERIENCE AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Fort McMurray, Alberta
2014-Present Senior NDT Inspection Technician QA/QC & Lead Ultrasonic Tech.
Responsible for Non Destructive inspection on various Equipment Throughout multiple sites in northern Alberta and northern BC, Implement lifting device yearly fit for service inspection of various elevated work platforms and mobile cranes, Training and report reviews on peers, Ultrasonic and magnetic inspection equipment calibrations, Estimating ultrasonic inspection time, Advise clients on which technology best suits their inspection requirements, NDT and inspection procedure and instruction writing, implementation and training.
2013-2014 Senior NDT Inspection Technician/ Lead Tech. Responsible for NDT inspection on various pressure vessels and pressure piping, Lead on corrosion survey of a large in-service vessel, Lead on antique thresher fit for service inspections. NDT inspections of fabricated component, and Quotes on up coming work.
Managed office operations including dispatching of technicians, assigning work load, training, writing and editing NDT procedures, quote/estimate work, sales and recruitment.
Work Experience Continued
Senior Non-destructive Testing (NDT) Technician, Petrochemical, Fabrication, Nuclear & in service inspection.
Responsible for the implementation of various NDT methods on a daily basis, adhering to specific codes and procedures.
Perform lead hand duties on various projects in the applicable industries. Also, Participated in Feeder tube inspections at Bruce Power Restart 1&2, Point Lepreau Nuclear PS (phased array inspection), Hydro One Turbine inspection using phased array.
Numerous outage campaigns at petrochemical plants in Northern Alberta and south western Ontario as Senior NDT Tech.
2008- 2010 Senior Non-destructive Testing (NDT) Technician/ Senior Pipeline Integrity Tech.
Responsible for the implementation of various NDT methods, on a daily basis, adhering to specific codes and procedures. Perform lead hand duties on various projects in the gas pipeline industry. Also, participated in SCC and Corrosion assessment programs, for natural gas suppliers and crude oil transportation companies. Campaigns involved in, Trans Canada Keystone crude oil project, utilizing NDT methods in pipeline inspection, valve inspection and all other areas within the field on a daily basis and coke and frac towers inspection for CBI Horton in Fort McMurray (new construction). Work Experience Continued
Automated and manual Phased Array inspection, Time of flight ultrasonic inspection of Long seems and Girth welds, vibration analysis of shafts, as well as other NDT methods on welds and weldments as per customer request. Involved in stress corrosion assessment analysis of large diameter pipe, soils data and drainage characteristics, topographical and geographical characteristics.
Team Industrial Services Inc.
2007 – 2008 Senior Non-destructive Testing (NDT) Technician Responsible for the implementation of various NDT methods on a wide range of parts to specific codes, in the Steel Industry, Construction Industry, Nuclear and conventional power industries. Perform lead hand duties on major project for gas fired power plant project Toronto north. Duties included liaison between manufacturing and inspection, Radiographic film interpretation and documentation, Conduction of audits, training. Carry out other methods of inspection as directed by the client on an ongoing basis.
Day to day Field NDT inspections for various customers. Acuren
2006-2007 Senior Non-destructive Testing (NDT) Technician Responsible for the implementation of various NDT methods on a wide range of parts to specific codes, in the Steel Industry, Construction Industry, Nuclear and Pulp and paper industries.
Work Experience Continued
Perform NDT on major project for Pulp and paper industries in Northern Ontario. Duties included liaison between manufacturing and inspection, Conduction of Equipment reliability audits, training. Carry out other methods of inspection as directed by the client on an ongoing basis. Day to day Field NDT inspections for various customers. General Unionized Welder
1990-2005 Journeyman welder /foreperson
Responsible for the day to day field installations, equipment fit ups and welding operations. Welder testing, quality control, training and site work schedules, trade time line schedules, cost tracking. Department of National Defence
1987-1990 Trade soldier (Vehicle Tech)
Responsible for equipment repairs and maintenance. Other Achievements
Certification holder of the following:
- Transportation of Dangerous Goods, - WHMIS,
- H2S Alive - Confined Space
- Trenching, - Fall Arrest Protection,
- Fire Extinguisher - Rigging
- CSA Construction safety - CWB Welding Insp.
-CGSB Certification - Supervisor
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Activity and Interests
- Downhill Skiing
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