MAX D. BOLLINGER
PO Box ***
Horatio, AR 71842
To gain employment with a company where my knowledge of engineering design, construction, and
project management can be used effectively.
8 y ears experience in the oil and gas industry as Supervisor/Project Manager.
Creative with effective interpersonal skills and meeting organizational goals.
Experienced at streamlining systems and operations to enhance productivity.
Catalyst for transformation and production enhancements.
Engineer/Outside Technical Sales
Samson Controls, Inc. Norristown, PA
Managed Office in Norristown, Responsibilities included installation and maintenance of I/T Systems
in office, facility management, inventory management, and warehouse management.
Made service/repair c alls to facilities that had Samson valves in their production line.
Responsible for answering inquiries and quoting valves and other Samson products.
Initiated sales of specialized dump valves to companies involved in the Marcellus Shale play.
Responsible for training sales representatives in Samson Products.
*(Enrolled in school 2009-2011, please see below)
Coastal Flow Measurement, Inc., Webster, TX
W orked with owner and/or buyer’s measurement technicians in the calibration of client’s point of sale.
Installed, maintained, and calibrated gas measurement meters in various pipeline applications
throughout Central Texas.
Install small pipeline components, including control valves, AMU’s, and orifice devices.
Suggested product replacements to customers based on their designed specifications .
Troubleshot/calibrated software and hardware malfunctions invo lving both electronic and pressure
W ell Se rvices Manager
CNX Gas LLC, Cedar Bluff, VA
Supervised and coordinated approximately 75 contract employees for well service operations on
marginal natural gas and coalbed methane wells.
Responsible for project development, coordinating, and controlling and maintaining budget of
operations. Operations included and not limited to: work -overs, fishing jobs, chemical treatments,
and production recovery.
Prepared daily progress reports including: production, cost analysis, and production logs for
Designed and created Access databases and Excel spreadsheets for tracking well service impact
W orked c losely with production foreman to help maximize production through matching the type of
pump system (submersible, plunger lift, etc) with the well conditions.
Communicated with lease operators (pumpers) to identify wells and compressor stations wi th heavy
production loss in order to accelerate recovery via servicing.
Assistant Production & Drilling Supervisor
DelRick Corporation, Tazewell, VA
Supervised work -over rigs for coalbed, methane gas wells in the Appalachian Basin.
Supervised installation of gas well production components, including pumping units, piping, control
valves, and water collection units.
Evaluated and troubleshot wells based on production curves to assign priority for well service.
Assisted drilling manager in supervising drilling operations, setting of casing/packers, cementing,
Geologist/Field Project Manager
Marshall Miller & Associates, Bluefield, VA
Managed core-drilling projects for geo-technical, coalbed methane, and refuse projects.
Logged data analysis of core for geologic and geo -technical stability for deep mines and core
s ampling of coal for coalbed methane analysis through desorption.
Analyzed and created data of geophysical logs for various geologic a nd geo-technical applications.
Provided data analysis for reserve studies of various coal seams in the Appalachian Basin and
Xi’an Province, China.
Monitored and sampled collection of stream water for compliance with EPA and MSHA standards.
M ILITARY SERVICE
Specialist E-4, AH-64 “Apache” Electrical and Armament Technician
Texas Army National Guard, Ellington Field - Houston, TX
Maintenance of electrical, targeting, and weapons systems of the AH -64 “Apache” helicopter
including arming weapons systems.
Maintenance of miscellaneous systems of UH-1 “Huey” and UH-60 “Blackhawk” helicopters at the
Sandston, VA Army National Guard Unit.
United States Army Aviation Logistics School, Fort Eustis, Virginia, 1997. Study emphasis on
Apache helicopter electronics, weapons, and targeting systems, including AC/DC, and solid -state
AFFILIATIONS, HONORS, AND PUBLICATIONS
Non-commissioned Officer’s Association Honor Graduate from USAALS (United States Army
Aviation Logistics School.
Sigma Gamma Epsilon (Earth Science Honor Fraternity)
Radford University Geological Society (RUGS)
Geological Society of America
American Association of Petroleum Geologists
EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS
Bachelor of Science in Geology
Radford University, Radford, VA (Aug. 1997 Jan. 2001)
Study emphasis on geographical information and technology including: geo -spatial data and global
positioning system s.
Bachelor of Arts in Theology
Richmond Outreach Center School of Mi nistry, Richmond, VA (Jan. 2009 Jan. 2011)
Study emphasis on theology and implementation of grassroots programs for at -risk youth.
Petro Skills – 1 week course – Hydraulic Fracturing
Gas Certification Institute 2 week c ourse Gas Measurement Fundamentals
MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook, MS Access, PC troubleshooting and repair.