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Construction Maintenance

Missoula, MT
April 21, 2016

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Thomas R. Turner

***, *********, **. *****


Summary: I am a Dependable, enthusiastic worker seeking long-term employment that would challenge my occupational skills, developed through 20+ years in the welding, fabrication and landscaping industries. Benefiting my employer using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems. TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Welding shop Supervisor / Foreman/ Lead man.

Operate manual or semi-automatic welding equipment.

Recognize, set up, and operate hand and power tools common to the welding trade.

Lay- out, position, align, clamp, hold, tack-weld, heat-bend, grind or bolt component parts to obtain required configurations and positions for welding.

Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principals involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.

Analyze engineering drawings, blueprints, specifications, sketches, work orders, and material safety data sheets to plan layout, assembly, and welding operations.

Operate safety equipment and use safe work habits.

Trained new employees and monitored their performance during probationary period.

Maintained strict performance, quality, and production standards.

Plastic welding equipment operation.

Design, Fabrication and Construction of special projects, of prototype, single application projects and marine environment applications.

Design / Fabrication custom drilling attachments, Rock drills and components.

Repairs/Fabrication of Steep slopes stabilization equipment, hydraulic and mechanical dredging vessels, heavy and light equipment.

Specialty welding of aluminum, stainless, exotics and spring steel materials.

Operations of light and heavy equipment.

Landscape construction and maintenance.

Irrigation design and installation for residential and commercial applications.

Specialized repair and fabrication of oilfield equipment.

Construction background


TTurner Welding & Fabrication 12-2-14 to present

517 W.Chapel

Santa Maria CA.93454

Western Precooling Systems 4-1-15 – 12-1-15

11233 Preston road.

Castroville Ca.95012

Jim Campa, (831)

Certified Welder / Fabricator

Kinyon Construction 10-6-2014 – 12-1-2014

1533 w, Betteravia rd.

Santa Maria, CA.93454


Certified Welder

Pacific Petroleum of California 11-28-11- 10-1-2014 John Hochleutner (805)

1615 e. Betteravia rd.

Santa Maria, Ca.93454

Rig Welder

Welding Shop Supervisor

Construction Specialty Service

4550 Buck Owens Blvd. 9-20-11 – 11-21-11

Bakersfield, CA.93308

Alan Ayers (661)

ERG operations, Santa Maria Ca.

Certified Rig Welder

AIS Construction co. 6-07-08 – 7-09-10

Nick Tiege / Andy Shaffer (805)

1811 w. Betteravia road

Santa Maria, Ca.93454

Certified Welder/Fabricator

Welding shop Lead man / Foreman

Design / Fabrication and Construction of special projects and marine environment applications.

Fabrication of prototype / single application projects.

Design / Fabrication custom drilling attachments, Rock drills and components.

Pipe welding and fitting

Repairs/Fabrication of Steep slopes stabilization equipment, hydraulic and mechanical dredging vessels, heavy and light equipment.

Specialty welding of aluminum, stainless, exotics and spring steel materials.

Operations of light and heavy equipment.

Pacific Petroleum of California 3-18-08 - 4-25-08

John Hochleutner (805)

P.O.Box 2646

Orcutt, Ca.93457

Certified Single hand Welder/Fabricator

Greka oil and gas 5-22- 06- 12-11-07

2617 Clark ave.

Santa Maria, Ca.93454


Certified Welder/Fabricator

Fabrication of pipelines 1” to 24”

Tank Repair

Design of pipeline systems

Repairs on all oil field equipment and machinery

Hazwoper Certified

Confined space Certified

Clint Traylor landscape 2-2-05 - 3-15-06

1237 Hwy 1

Santa Maria Ca.93454


Landscape Foreman

All phases of landscape installation

Design and Deployment of material and labor

Concrete slabs and sidewalks


Irrigation installation Design and repair


Light & Heavy Equipment operation

California Department of Forestry 8-20-04 – 12-31-05 Wild land Firefighter

Grass Unlimited Landscape Service 1984-2003

806 E. Laguna Ave.

Santa Maria, Ca. 93454



Business License Number: 22483

Construction and Installation of Custom Landscape Designs

Concrete walls, sidewalks, curbing, and fountains

Landscape Maintenance

Tree trimming

Property clean-ups

Estate and Ranch maintenance

Managed operations, budget, and direct management of all personnel A.H.C. Plant Services 1990-1991

Grounds Maintenance

Allan Hancock College

800 South College Dr.

Santa Maria, California 93454


Certificate in forklift operation

Semco Twist Drill and Tool Company Inc. 1983-1984

2936 Industrial Pkwy

Santa Maria, California, 93455


Machine operator

Manufacturing of twist drills

Use of cutoff saw

Center drill


Glass and sand blasting

Verticals, horizontal, crosscut, point and flute grinding


Band saw

Automatic /manual clearing machine set-ups and operation Education: Allan Hancock College

800 South College Dr.

Santa Maria, California 93454 805-***-****

Landscape Technology

Instructor: R. Bailey

Landscape Plants

Identification of all types of landscape plants and diseases, sizes and growth patterns.

Landscape Design

Design of landscape projects with uses of plants, hardscapes, softscapes, turf areas, sprinkler systems and ground covers, sprinkler systems and ground covers live and dead types.

Landscape Maintenance

Hands on experience with power tools, hand tools, project bidding, tree maintenance, overall maintenance of landscape, mowing, weeding, trimming of shrubs, chemical uses and fertilizers.

Landscape Construction and Development

Construction of various projects, including hard and soft landscapes, concrete, wood formations, planter design, turf and planter design, irrigation design, material products, masonry block walls, etc. Welding Fabrication Technology

Welding Certification Instructor: Snodenn

Experience in the fundamentals and certification of plate structure, steel 3 position, V plate, coupon certification 7018 rod.

Pipe Fitting and Structural Steel Instructor: Price Experience in the fundamentals and certification of pipefitting and structure of piping industry.

Mig & Tig Fabrication Instructor: Snodenn

Work experience on various projects using mig or tig types of welding of non-ferrous metals, stainless steel and aluminum

Pipe fitting and Certification 6g, 1`& 2`` unlimited Instructor: Vea Automotive Technology

Power Trains Instructor: Culver

Hands on study course pertaining to all the components involved with the automotive power train system: engines, transmissions/clutches, drive lines, read axle and components, brakes (disk and drum types)

Transmission Instructor: Culver

Study of various types of manual and automatic transmissions, rebuilding and maintenance

Automotive tune-up Instructor: Leeds

Experience with maintenance on automotives and trucks with tune-up, carburetion, dwell, tires, balance and rotation, driveline service, fluid requirements, troubleshooting electrical components and systems, etc.

Auto Body Painting & Repair Instructor: James

Work experience with auto body components, quarter panels, hoods, extracting dents and damage caused by accidents, prep and painting of automotives and trucks, mixing and spraying of 1 & 2 stage paints, clear coats and lacquer types of paints

Machine Shop Instructor: Coxen

Various work experience projects on vertical and horizontal milling machines, horizontal lathes, centerless grinders, and vertical grinding machines. Regional Occupational Program 1980 – 1981

Building construction education program building a house from the ground up. Construction, framing, electrical, plumbing, roofing, heating and air. LICENSURE:

A.W.S. A5.1

A.S.M.E. D1.1


Bi-lingual, Spanish speaking

Providing information to supervisors, co-workers, and subordinates by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person.

Haswoper certification.

MSHA certification.

Confined space certification.

Lift truck certified.

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