Donald T. Vickers Jr.
Connelly Springs, North Carolina
828-***-**** • firstname.lastname@example.org
Nuclear Engineer/MOV, AOV Specialist
Multifaceted technical career with 20+-year expertise in restart and packages for nuclear facilities
Engineering professional with solid history of expertise in the integration/qualification and testing of Motor Operated Valves and electrical equipment in nuclear power industry. Broad knowledge of various software and hardware applications. Dedicated to safety and effective procedures. Skilled trainer and project leader; able to direct multiple tasks effectively.
Off shore Oil Rigs
International Paper Business Requirements
Quality Assurance and Testing
Backup and Recovery Strategies
Problem Resolution / Troubleshooting
User Training and Support
Day Zimmerman, Tennessee Valley Authority, Sequoyah Nuclear, Tennessee
Motor Operated Valve (MOV) Testing Engineer, April-May 2017
BHI Energy, Inc., Hope Creek Nuclear, New Jersey
Day Shift Supervisor for MOV Testing, October-November 2016
Crane Nuclear, Inc. Farley Nuclear, Alabama
MOV/AOV Senior Tester, September-October 2016n
Day Shift Look Ahead Coordinator/Package Oversight, March-May 2015
Monticello Nuclear, Monticello, Minnesota, January-May 2013
Day Shift MOV Testing Supervisor/Maintenance
BCP Engineers & Consultants/Westinghouse, Sanmen AP 1000 Nuclear Unit 1, Sanmen, China
MOV/AOV Startup Engineer July 2015-July 2016
Examined safety protocols during start up and testing, initial checkout of mechanical and electrical controls, package inspection and closeouts. Tested actuators using the Votes Infinity system and reviewed results. Corrected issues in controls circuits and affected Actuators and instrumentation.
Sun Technical, Inc., Tennessee Valley Authority, Watts Bar Nuclear
Night Shift MOV Set-Up/Final Testing Director, July 2013-March 2015
Upgraded procedures based on equipment changes. Reviewed physical and documentation issues and porposed solutions. Verified package completion. Oversaw Actuator rebuilds, compliance with part specifications and quality assurance.
Johnson Service Group, Inc., Tennessee Valley Authority, Sequoyah Nuclear
MOV Technical Oversight/Procedure Writing, November 2011 – November 2012
Supported procedure changes and equipment upgrades for Unit 1 MOV outage, Viper testing teams. Reviewed and updated procedures for upcoming Unit 2 outage. Coordinated electrical planning review. Performed corrective maintenance based on test findings. Inspected completed packages and sign-offs.
Ian Martin, Ltd., Bruce Power, Ontario, Canada
Project Manager/MOV, January-November 2011
MOV/Viper Oversight Support, July-November 2010
Directed MOV and manual value activities for Units 1 and 2 restart. Oversaw actuator rebuilds. Provided technical support for electrical and mechanical rebuilds of MOV actuators; Hopkinson, Rotork, EIM, and Limitorque. Supervised Kalsi test bench test, and corrective actions. Integrated planning and testing of multiple Viper testing teams. Improved MOV procedures. Oversaw rebuilds and testing of over 260 actuators for Bruce Power 1 and 2 restart.
Electrical I and C/MOV Planner/Assessor, August 2009-July2010
Planned work packages for MOV/AOV/I&C projects associated with Bruce Power restart.
AMES, Inc., Duke Power - Oconee, Seneca, South Carolina; McGuire, Huntersville, North Carolina; Catawba, York, South Carolina Nuclear Stations.
MOV Jr. Tester
Executed Viper testing, Limitorque and Rotork Actuator maintenance, and MOV/I&C package planning for outages. Trained Seabrook MOV technicians in RoTork Actuators.
The Atlantic Group, Duke Power - Oconee, Seneca, South Carolina; McGuire, Huntersville, North Carolina; Catawba, York, South Carolina Nuclear Stations.
MOV Jr. Tester, August 2007-February 2008, January2006-November 2006
National Oilwell Varco, Houston, Texas
Drill Floor Commissioning Supervisor, February-July 2007
Provided technical leadership for Noble Drilling on Clyde Boudreaux rig. Coordinated software review on Draw Works PRS-Piperacker, and Iron Roughneck. Supported FEMA review and implement of drill floor software and support systems
Global Santa Fe, Inc., Houston, Texas
Electrical Supervisor, November 2001-December 2005
Managed crew for startup and electrical support during the construction of deep-water drilling vessels, The Development Driller 1 and The Development Driller 2. Oversaw PLC interface and power controls for 16 Cat3612 11KW Diesel general checkout. Worked as sole electronic technical on semi-submersible drilling rig, Artic One. Supported MOVD Draw Works with BOP Systems and vessels controls.
Education and Credentials
Diploma, East Rutherford High School, East Rutherford, NC
Motor Operated Value Analysis and Testing (MOVATS/Viper)
Polaris Electronics A School, Backfit Replacement MTRE 7 Theory Maintenance QC 4 Weapons System Trainer
US Navy Basic Submarine School
Rod Control School ICM (Inadequate Core Cooling Monitor) 7300 Process and Control Solid State Protection System
Duke Power Company/Westinghouse
National Academy for Nuclear Power Training n Instrumentation and Electronics Training
Duke Power Company
Allen Bradley PLC 5-15, 5-25, 5-40 PLC’s G.E. Ganuc Series 6 PLC’s G.E. Genius Block Installation & Programming ILOM Software Rockwell RS Logics Valmet Constancy Transmitters Jetmatic MTG/Jetmatic Classic Metmatic MD Dilution
Valmet Paper Machinery
Siemens Step 7 Siemens Step 5
Global Marine, Inc.
Global Santa Fe, Inc.
MOV Data Acquisition and Basic Analysis