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Plant Maintenance,maint mechanic/boiler operator/utilities

Indiana, United States
January 19, 2017

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George A. Bolton

*** * ******** **, *** *** Phone: 410-***-****

Annapolis, MD 21403 Email:

Position in Maintenance/Mechanic/Welder


Proven maintenance, operation, mechanical and shop experience.

Strong background in plant maintenance and operations.

Coordinated, performed maintenance repairs, repairs from pm, pm, pc work orders.

Efficient, honest, confident, team player,dependable.4


Performs operational and functional test of equipment and systems

Overhauls and repairs: positive and non-positive, centrifugal pumps, compressors, gas, steam turbines cogentrix plant, refrigeration and related equipment.

Inspects, repairs, operates and maintains hvac systems, hydraulic, pneumatic, food service equip repairs, parts ordering, installation, repair, water/wastewater plant operator/ mechanic

Performs cm pm maintenance on high pressure steam boilers/high temp. Water boilers, pipefitting, rigging, plumbing, pipefitting, steamfitter, welding, plant expansion, renovation projects.

Safety, lock tag out of equip, systems, removal, installation of pumps aligning equipment and machinery, precision tool usages and application, air systems, equip, hydraulics.

Conveyor systems, bearings, seals, metal sizing, measuring, fit, overhauling, alignments.

Operation repair: wastewater plants, high pressure steam boilers, water treatment plants, concrete plants, cogentrix plant, onsite environmental, concrete plant, reactors, boilermaker USA Gov., boiler plant operator USA Gov., BT3 us navy


11/2007-06/2016 USNAVAL ACADEMY 101 SANDS ROAD ANNAPOLIS MD21402 Commadants facility maintenance/ midshipman’s food service division, Wg09 step 5 maintenance mechanic.Basic repairs,preventive maintenance, renovations on all food service equipment. Various types of equipment include but are not limited to:carts,wheels,nat gas systems,convection, rotating/carousel ovens, gemini ovens,Hobart equip,cook chill system,Cleveland equip,systems,conventional&belt driven deep fat fryers,carter Hoffman hot carts,refrigerator doors,gaskets,electric heating elements,electrical hydraulic, orders,troubleshooting of equip,controls,safety-esams lock and tag out of systems-equip maint,dorms,hvac, rifle range, weapons repair m14 rifles,worked a scheduled preventive maintence systems-upgraded equip/systems, pneumatics .hydraulics shop skills equip,electrical repairs,complex electrical,modified disposal systems, Hobart dishwashers, plumbing tasks performed,repaired pallet Jacks,forkliftspreventive,coorective maintenance,removal and installations of new equip/machinery/maintained kitchens to go facility while new galley renovation was going,recycling of old equip,participated in building of new galley, computer work orders google doc sheets,computer skills, training,certificates. Reference-retired boiler plant operator wg10-maintenance mechanic wg09 retired 6/2016 early buyout . Mr. Camera 619-***-****/410-***-****.

11/2004- 04-2007 Mapei Corp 300 Nelms Circle Fredericksburg, VA 22046 Production Plant Maintenance Mechanic, Maintain production plant machinery to include pipe fitting repairs, performed plant repairs on pneumatic systems Repaired silos to include motors, reducers, and controls, Repair power mixersline1 and line 2 processing lines Calibrated scales, repaired conveyors belts, alligator clips, rollers, alignment’s, plc., photo eye systems, palletizers. Troubleshooting using electrical tools – millimeters, Wiggins testers, tested voltage/current resistance. Plant startup, shutdown of systems, maintenance shop, shelving, parts, inventories, kept both lines in operation on second shift, made necessary repairs Mike Gaummer 1800426 -27-34

08/2002 to 09/2004; 40 hours per Week; pipe fitter; $19 per Hour; last promoted Not Specified; permanent employee; not on a temporary promotion; Modern Continental South, 9800 Ox rd. 123 Lorton VA; Larry Blackshear, 864-***-****; may contact supervisor.

Pipe fitter construction project Fairfax co water authority new plant Fredrick Griffin Jr water treatment plant Installed ran piping for flocculation, coagulation, settling/1-14filters clear well/ozone /chemical systems/instrumentation/large small piping/os/96/84/36/42/hi service lines/ac refrigeration boilers /pumps/rotometers/snubbers/scales tanks/120 mgd capacity plant/ warehouseman orders receiving/log records/inventory/distributed piping parts

08/2000 to 03 /2001; 40 hours per Week .maintenance mechanic; Pre mix industries concrete Processing pre mix –Quickcrete Division,4230 Maine Avenue,Eaton Park,fl33840 . Plant manager Jay Archer,863-***-****. Plc- troubleshooting,electrical, silos, conveyors, elevators, motors &gear boxes, hydraulics,and pneumatics.

04/1998 to 2000 8 hrs per week,44B Welder,Us Army National Guard, E-4,specialist,325 Maintenance Company,435 Airport road,Lake wales,fl 33893/ sgt Siegel 863-***-****.44B welder,Det 1, 3647 Maintenance Company,Ft Pickett,va,3100 Alcott rd,Richmond Va 23237,Sgt Clarke,804-***-****.Performs a variety of tasks – welder, light, heavy wheel diesel mechanic,and metal worker,field training,range qualifications, service award.

08/1999 to 04/2000; 40 hours per Week; Ammonia Refrigeration operator; last promoted Not Specified; permanent employee; not on a temporary promotion; Florida Global citrus Limited, 625 Bridger's Ave Auburndale FL 33825-3103; Dana League, 941-***-**** ; may contact supervisor.

Refrigeration Operator b, Performed, analyzed, and repaired NH3 systems, troubleshooting. Maintained reciprocating, single screw, double screw, compressors, chillers, evaporators, and freezers. Operated and controlled four engine rooms, start up, shut downs, recorded, monitored, equipment, preventive and corrective maintenance Recorded hourly refrigeration readings on machinery, refrigeration systems.

05/1997 to 06/1999; 40 hours per Week; CRDU Plant /operator/process technician; last promoted Not Specified; permanent employee; not on a temporary promotion; Allied /Signal /Accutech, 3601 N Hundred Road, Suite 100 Chester, Va23831; Dave Holland, 804 204- 1507;804-***-****; may contact supervisor.

Cutting Edge technology in nylon polymerization from post-consumer carpet for future nylon regeneration. Control of experimental/pilot carpet recycle demonstration unit. Computer software assists in record keeping of operational, daily, hourly, logging, and disposal of coproducts as well as automatic operational control, software used Wonderware & Windows. Involved in decision making of plant modifications to increase productivity and efficiency.

Operated Bale feeding system, feed system, single screw extruder, belt cooler, single stage reactors, startup, shut down, blew down reactors. Sampling, reflux/check tanks, super heater, gauges, meters, control boards, process equipment, plant maintenance, operated forklift, Ran computer controlling system, worked with Dutch engineers building system for future large scale plant

01/1996 to08/1996.40 hours per week. Millwright. Quality Plus Services, 29221 Quality Drive,Petersburg,Va23805,804-***-**** Contractor-Repaired plastics plants,extrusion,electroplating,construction of Petersburg Electric steel mill, mainframe, and plant systems, plc. controls.

07/1995 to 08/1995 40 hours per week .Full time Concrete worker,rigger, crane set ups,Ft Pickett VA UST Tank Removals, new above ground fuel tanks, Superior Industrial Maintenance company po box535,Mt holly,NC28120 Steve Smith,804-***-****.Pipefitting,Rigging,BuiltConcrete foundations for tanks,boiler repairs,tied steel, carpentry.

04/1995 to 06/1998 40 hours per week. Full time Enviromental field technician. Onsite Environmental, 10900 Nuchols Road, Suite210, Glenn Allen VA 230. Supervisor John Parrish, 800-***-****. Hazardous chemicals, waste, tank cleaning, wastewater treatment plants, storm mains, sewers,piping, excavations,soil remediation sites, demolition of steam and wood treatment plants, mg gas tank farms, levels a,b,c,d,ensemble and confined space entry .Osha hazwoper 40 hr. certification

01/1994 to03/1995 40 hours per week. Millwright. Construction of Birchwood POWER Plant, Fredricksburg, Va. Qualified Contracters,Inc,6737 Amerstam Way, Wilmington Nc.28405 supervisor- Robert Hubburd,fax-910-***-****. Rigged and installed, measured, fit, HP,LP Turbines, shells, casings, seals, diaphrams, aligned rotors, couplings,generator.

01/1994 to 01/1998 40 hours per week .Shutdowns scheduled yearly.

Millwright- Gas-steam turbines. HOPEWELL Co Gen Plant. Hopewell Va.

Prime south, Inc. Po Box21229,Columbia Sc.Drake Personnel,8002DiscoveryDrive,Suite209,Richmond Va23229,Supervisor Robert White 804 282-9961Repaired Tubines,fuel,air,steam,systems,controls,HRG Boilers,cooling towers, water treatment systems, aux boilers, insulation, pipefitting,gas turbines,combustion chambers,aux systems,welding,rigging,instrumentation,valves,maintenance and precision repair work.

01/1994 to 06/1995 40 Hours per week. Nonferrous metal worker. Frank Nott recycling,900 Brook Road, Richmond VA .Supervisor-William Nott Separated metals, weighed, boxed, shipping, operated forklift. Ran saws, shear, compacter, plasma cutting, oxygen-acetylene, hydraulic equipment, unloaded trailers, sorted copper, monel, aluminum, stainless steel, sheared cable, Non Ferrous metals.

05/1993 to 11/1994 40 hours per week Laborer, Berkel Crane Company Contractor’s, Inc., PO BOX3352649,142St,Bonners Spring, KS ga supervisor Don Scheinder,404-***-****.Outside Crane and auger screw foundation drilling,crane set ups, dismantles. Various job sites, plants.

02/1988 to 02/1993; 40 hours per Week; Plant mechanic 2; $15 per Hour; last promoted Not Specified; permanent employee; not on a temporary promotion; Arlington county government, 2100 clarendon Blvd, Arlington,Va.22011; AL Cassel, 703-***-**** ; may contact supervisor.

Corrective and Preventive maintenance in activated sludge plant .Worked primary, secondary, Awt system, outlying pumping stations, diesel engine generators, pumps, wet wells instrumentation. Shop skills :pump overhauls, welding,tool, equipment, operation, operated drills, saws, hydraulic press, machined, installed, removed pumps, machinery/repaired incinerators/furnaces, conveyor belts/motors couplings/gear reducers, scheduled and made repairs of equipment from computer work orders. HVAC, Safety, chemicals, pipefitting, low press boilers, hydraulics, pneumatics, lobe, vane gear, repairs in primary, secondary/incinerators, digester, lime reaction tanks /carbon, gravity filters, chlorination system.

01/1985 to 01/1988; 40 hours per Week; Boiler Plant Operator; WG-10-2; last promoted 02/1986; permanent employee; not on a temporary promotion; US Navy Naval Communication Unit, office of personnel management, Washington DC/; Pat Carey, 238 2365; may contact supervisor.

Operated central heating plant 325,000 of steam per hour. Controlled and maintained 3,Hot Water oil fired boilers,operated at 120 psi,350 degrees F. Analyzed operating conditions shown by Performed emergency work, electrical, mechanical, base heating. Operator maintained log analyzed operating conditions shown by indicating, recording devices, adjusting controls, auxiliary equipment to maintain maximum efficiency. Performed scheduled maintenance and repairs to fuel pumps,

heaters, water softeners, compressors, feed water pumps, relief valves, circulating pumps, burners, combustion and safety controls, other devices in boilers. Inspections; steam generators, convertors, boilers .

03/1979 to 03/1983; 40 hours per Week; boiler plant operator; WG-10-2; last promoted 06/1982; permanent employee; not on a temporary promotion; US Navy Personnel records, 9700 Page Blvd; Mike Parker, 314-***-**** ; may contact supervisor.

Operated 600/1200 lb. ship boilers/generation, expansion, condensation, feed

operation, repair, troubleshooting, watch stander /qualified 1200lb/600lb boilers

Great Lakes Cruise 1981,Persian Gulf 1982,3years sea duty

casualty control/EOSS/firefighting.


Mount Vernon High School, Alexandria, VA; 1972 High School Diploma

Polk comm. college/skills for life, Lakeland FL; No Degree in maint mech course dept. of labor, 2001; 3.7 out of 4 Point GPA; 540 Quarter Hours Power PLANT, lake PARKER,FL

Diesel mechanic /refrigeration certificates Hartcourt Learning direct 925 oak ST, SCRANTON PA18515-0001 Type 1,11,Universal certification for recovery, recycling, reclaiming refrigerants OBTAINED CERTIFICATION-8/2001

J Tyler Community College, Chester, VA; No Degree in Pipe Welder, 1999; 3.9 out of 4 Point GPA; 4 Semester Hours

University of California Sacramento, Sacramento CA ; No Degree in Vol1/2/advanced wastewater certificates, 1998; 3.9 out of 4 Point GPA; 15 Semester Hours

Vol 1/vol 2 water treatment plant systems, Water distribution systems- certificates

J. Sergeant Reynolds Community College, Richmond, VA; No Degree in Industrial Mechanics and college credits, 1993; 3.77 out of 4 Point GPA; 21 Other Hours pump mechanics, hydraulics, welding, pneumatics, power transmissions, power trains. wastewater systems pri, sec, incinerators, clarifiers, blowers, aeration tanks, adv. wastewater systems carbon filters, gravity filters, equip controls, systems. electrical/mechanical systems. hvac/low press boilers.


Universal refrigeration certification :recycling,reclaiming, recovery of refrigerants.


40 hr Osha certification hazwoper radiation certification.

US Navy BtA Steam Propulsion engineering certificate Hi pressure steam Boilers. Fireman rating, BT3 Operator/steamfitter 3 years sea duty,600,1200lb ship boilers qualified operator watch stander, steamfitter.


Cold war campaign Expedition Medal 13 Months Persian Gulf War 1982 USS WS Simms FF 1059 Mayport, FL.

Det 1 3647 Maintenance Company Ft Pickett, VA. Certificate of Merit for outstanding performance-annual training Light, heavy wheel Vehicles, welding in shops. REFERENCE PHONE -325 MAINTENANCE CO -863-***-****



**None Specified please contact me for detailed work history.


Active Duty: 03/1979 to 03/1983 - U.S. Navy

Reserve Duty: 04/1998 to 10/2000 - U.S. Army

Campaign badges and/or expeditionary medals received: Cold War Campaign Expedition Medal

Det 1 3647 Maintenance Company Ft Pickett, VA.Certificate of Merit.

Annual training, FT Pickett, VA Received for outstanding performance, repairs on light, heavy wheel vehicles. welding in shops.

Honorable Discharge

Disabled Veteran Percentage of service connected disability 30%

Date of last veterans Administration Letter: 11/01/2016


George A Bolton

1. Appointment Eligibility:

Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program Eligible

Reinstatement Eligible/transfer eligible

Veterans Recruitment Appointment and/or 30% or More Disabled Veteran

Person with Disability

wg09 maintenance mechanic us naval academy md

2. Citizenship: Yes

3. Appt Preference:

Term (positions lasting 1 year or more, but less than 4 years)

Shift Work

Not interested/available in any of the above types of positions - only want permanent full time

4. Willing to Travel: 1-2 Days

5. Vet Preference: 10-Point Disability Preference

6. Low Salary Accept: $35,669

7. Qualified Typist: Yes

8. Birth Date: 05/23/1954

9. Geo Preference: north Carolina ; Maine ; south Carolina; Maryland ; FL, west coast agencies /overseas-panama canal zone/Australia /Alaska/all over seas Gov. agencies, Groton CT


SEX: Male

Boiler plant operator wg10-maintenance mechanic wg09

Retired WG09 step05 federal government civilian employee us naval academy md 14 YEARS 3 MONTHS

Current student -aacc community college high Pressure steam boilers-licensing prepatory class. DEC 5 2016/COMPLETION DATE

REFERENCE-. Mr. Camera 410-***-****/619-***-****

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