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Quality Assurance Engineer

Location:
Paducah, KY
Posted:
April 22, 2016

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JOSHUA AYERS

*** ***** **** ****** *******, KY 42003 270-***-**** acugvz@r.postjobfree.com

QUALIFICATIONS

Languages

Conversant in Spanish

Software

MS Office, MatLab, Solidworks, CAD, Aspen Process Simulation, PI ProcessBook, Minitab, Visio, Process Control Software

Certifications

RCRA Hazardous Waste Classification and Disposal, Chemical Process Safety, Process Hazard Analysis, Inherently Safer Design, Runaway Reactions, Dust Explosions, Process Safety, OSHA Safety Regulations and PSM, Quality Assurance, Incident Reporting, Batch Polymerization Processes

Skills

Proper sampling and handling procedures of hazardous materials

Air Permitting

PVC MACT, NESHAP, Clean Air and Clean Water Act,

RCRA training

Knowledge of piping, pumps, and vacuum systems

Heat exchanger design and maintenance

Process troubleshooting

Process Hazard Analysis (PHA)

Process Safety Management (PSM)

Process Controls

Instrumentation

Experience in Quality Assurance

Laboratory Safety

Experience with DCS Systems

Experience with Control Systems

Quality Assurance (ISO 9000)

Budgeting

Management

EXPERIENCE

05/2014-08/2015

Engineering, Wacker Chemical

Helped manage day to day operations of the EH&S department; during a period of a month and a half I was the only Environmental Engineer on site, during which I received EPA Division of Air Quality (DAQ) inspectors, handled record audits, and handled weekly, monthly, and quarterly reports. Assisted in the implementation of the PVC MACT §114 Law. Led multiple projects in regards to product specification issues, environmental testing, and hazardous waste regulation. Experience in Leak Detection and Repair (LDAR) Programs, proficient in hazardous waste regulations (40 C.F.R), air permitting, process pad inspection, and reading P&ID’s.

01/2010-3/2014

Foreman/Supervisor, Anderson Construction

Ran day to day operations of the business including finances and logistics. Consulted with customers and maintained accounts. On job sites, managed crews of 2-4 people. Ensured compliance with OSHA regs.

EDUCATION

8/2012-4/2016

Bachelors Degree of Chemical Engineering, University of Kentucky (Paducah)

GPA: 3.7

Relevant Courses: Reactor Design, Process Design, Process Controls, Process Safety, Six Sigma

8/2012-5/2014

Associates Degree in Science (Engineering Technology), West Kentucky Community and Tech. College

GPA: 4.0



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