Flushing, MI *8433
Journeyman Pipefitter/Plumber. Seeking manufacturing, service, or similar work. Extensive manufacturing, prototype assembly and, auto industry experience. With blueprint reading, welding, and fabricating experience. Also, plant operations and maintenance experience as a Journeyman Pipefitter/ Plumber/ Steamfitter.
Cinetic Automotive – Centrispray, 08/2015-02/2016
Washer manufacturing contract pipefitter. Process and potable water piping for washer housings for automotive component washers. Mainly consisting of victaulic and threaded black pipe, galvanized, and 304 stainless pipe in schedules 10 and 40. Light welding of brackets, supports, and filter skids in mild steel and stainless using MIG and stick welders.
JL Becker Co. Plymouth MI – Furnace assembly Lead Pipefitter, 06/2014 – 06/2015 Build from assembly layouts and details, all pneumatic, combustion, and atmosphere piping and hand tubing. Salt Integral Quench systems, multi burner Tilt furnaces, Continuous belt furnaces, Temper furnaces, and all related charging equipment and conveyors common to heat treating equipment assembly operations. Also service and installation work, guided and independent, repairs of car bottom and continuous belt furnace systems.
Robotic/Machine Tool Assembly Pipefitter, Contract Pipefitter, Metro Detroit MI, 04/2011-06/2014 Piping assembly and fabrication of material handling robotic assembly lines. Layout, fabrication, and related pipe and support welding. Rinehart Industries, Livonia, Continental Aluminum, New Hudson, Comeau Pico, Novi, Burton Industries, Goodrich, HiroTech USA, Auburn Hills, Performance Fabricating, Howell MI, ThyssenKrupp/Krause Pontiac, MI.
Press operations, The Flint Journal Flint, MI 01/2011-04/2011 Light maintenance of printing press and related equipment. Press operations. WG08 Marine Pipefitter, United States Coast Guard Shipyard Baltimore, MD 08/2009-05/2010 Renovation of 210 and 270 foot class U.S. Coast Guard Cutters. Including, refrigeration and heating for berthing and food lockers, Jet A fuel systems piping, fire suppression, steam and condensate return systems, potable water, and deck drainage and overboard piping. Mainly consisting of copper nickel brazed piping. As well as threaded black pipe and associated hangers and fasteners for ship refit. Pipefitter/Plumber/Steamfitter, Ford Motor Company Dearborn, MI 11/1997-02/2007 Installation and maintenance of building comfort systems, fire suppression, tubing for specialized test equipment, maintenance plumbing and installation for new office builds. Steam and condensate return installation and maintenance on 1000k btu plus systems on a complex of more than 50 buildings. Extensive mechanical experience with blueprint reading and plant operation knowledge. Product Test Technician, Ford Motor Company Dearborn, MI 10/1991-11/1997 Wind Tunnel Test Technician, Experimental Mechanic, also 3 years in materials stress analysis testing. Prototype Mechanic/Fabricator, AM General Corporation Livonia, MI 10/1990-10/1991 Prototype Mechanic on HMMWV (Hummer) for commercial group. Responsible for all aspects of vehicle ground up builds for military testing and development. Welder/Fabricator, Jensen Oven Company Farmington, MI 09/1988-10/1990 Fabrication welding of Industrial Oven and Powder Coat Systems. Use of press brakes shears lathes and welding equipment mig and heli arc welders for manufacture and installation from blue prints. EDUCATION & TRAINING
Trade and Apprenticeship Education, Pipefitter Plumber Steamfitter, Henry Ford Community College, Dearborn MI
K-12 Education, Technology & Design Education, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti MI CERTIFICATES & LICENSES
Pipefitter/ Plumber/ Steamfitter, U.S. Department of Labor/ UAW, MI REFERENCES
Wayne Webb JL Becker Co. Service and Installation Supervisor 734-***-**** Dave Robillard Master Electrician, Ford Motor Co. (Ret) MSX International 734-***-**** Donald Iott Master Plumber, Pipefitter Leader Ford Motor Co. 734-***-****