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Valve Technician

Houston, Texas, United States
October 12, 2016

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Kevin Pate

***** ****** ******* **.

Houston, TX 77095


TWIC Card - Expires 5/28/2019

Certified Forklift Operator

Authorized to work in the US for any employer


Champion Mosquito - Technician (Contract Temporary)

Houston, TX - June 2015 to Current

-Service customer accounts on a routine basis.

-Install new mosquito misting systems

-Insect fogging treatment of customer’s property

-Warehouse Inventory Control

SGS Petroleum Service Corporation - Chemical Loader

Deer Park, TX - January 2015 to June 2015

-Matches loading schedule to bill of lading.

-Weighs railcar/truck in prior to product transfer.

-Fill out loading record.

-Ensures that truck/railcar is positioned and secured at proper loading rack.

-Visually inspects the railcar or truck to be involved in the upcoming transfer in order to ensure that it is mechanically sound and there is no defective equipment before loading or unloading.

-Wears all protective clothing and equipment, including respirator and fresh air equipment that may be required to transfer the product in a manner that ensures maximum personal safety.

-Connects loading arm/hose.

-Checks vessel for last product contained.

-Loads railcar/truck according to loading instructions using gauges and/or strapping tables.

-Ensures that outages or inages do not exceed Department of Transportation (DOT) certification for the particular vessel being loaded.

-Checks weight of railcar/truck after loading to ensure that gross weight does not exceed regulations.

-Communicates with facility supervisor on any problems as they occur.

-Disconnects loading arm/hose, inspect for any leaks and complete required paperwork prior to releasing the railcar/truck.

-Completes any other duties that may be assigned in order to complete the job.

Brazos Valve - Shop Foreman

Freeport, TX - 2006 to 2015

-Rebuilding of Section 8 relief valves and Section 1 Steam Valves.

-Also included testing and certifying of a wide variety of Globes,

Gate Valves, Relief Valves and Ball valves. Developed and

-Established new storage systems that improved productivity and accuracy.

-Maintained compliance with all Safety and Corporate regulations. Also ran CNC and Machine Lathes

-Rebuilt boiler for Section 1 Steam Valves

Lisco - Valve Technician

Richwood, TX - 2000 to 2006

-Tore down and rebuilt valves for the Petrochemical

-Testing and certifying a wide Variety of types and sizes; Safety Valves, Gate Valves, Butterfly Valves, Ball Valves, Globe valves and most Actuators.

Genpower/NES INC - Valve technician

Deer Park, TX - 1991 to 2000

-Bypassed and fused underground polypipe in Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee, Arkansas and North Carolina.


Brazosport College -1995

Brazoswood High School -1991


More than 15 years of warehouse maintenance and field experience.

Over 15 years experienced forklift operator.

Proven ability to manage and maintain a warehouse.

Excellent Troubleshooting skills

Ability to arrange, coordinate, regional and national global logistics

Experienced in working around industrial equipment.

Outstanding leadership, motivation, and communication skills.

Detailed oriented, with the ability to multi-task efficiently, and excellent organization skills.

Hard working and always willing to work over time or whatever it may take to get the job completed.

Punctual and extremely dedicated.


Joel Pate

Process Technician/ Shintech Inc.

Cell # 979-***-****

Stuart Bedell

Retired/ Intermedics Inc.

Director of Engineering and Facilities Hm.# 979-***-****

Danny Pugh

Quality Control Manager/ Brazos Valve

Cell# 979-***-****

Jim Clark

Quality Control Manager/ Lisco Valve


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