Donald Eugene Seifert, Jr.
Extremely motivated and skilled professional in all aspects of Piping and Mechanical Construction and Maintenance. Demonstrated proficiency in meeting schedules and deadlines as well as managing people and projects.
HIGHLIGHT OF QUALIFICATIONS
Experienced in Management, Line, and Support capacities regarding design, procurement, fabrication, installation, testing, maintenance and repair of piping, electrical, and equipment in compliance with prescribed prints, codes, procedures, and specifications. Familiar with ASME, ANSI, AWS, and API codes as well as all associated safety regulations, government criteria, and union contract specifications. Experienced in training, planning, scheduling, job assignment, establishing and completing contract obligations and milestones.
MAINTENANCE/CONSTRUCTION - MANAGER
Responsible for the troubleshooting, maintenance repair, upgrade, and preventive maintenance of all plant, mechanical and electrical equipment. Involved with prioritizing work requests, evaluating personnel, staffing, obtaining and qualifying vendors, research and implementation of alternative equipment and supplies and personnel training. Construction duties included the research, design, procurement, installation & testing of new production systems. Responsible for scoping and coordinating contractor supplied work, assessing bids, establishing milestones, and overseeing all contractor activities to insure adherence to contract requirements.
SENIOR MECHANICAL SUPERINTENDENT
Responsible for fabrication, installation, testing and turnover of piping, supports instrumentation and equipment; additional duties included attending weekly status meetings with clients and engineers, interfacing with client engineers regarding design changes and additional needs, tracking additional costs of labor, material and equipment beyond original contract scope; estimated additional work as requested, procurement of materials and supplies and insured all work was performed by qualified personnel within the guidelines of the corporate and client programs, as well as applicable codes and specifications.
Responsible for scoping and planning workable and closable ASME B31.1, ASME B31.3, ASME Section III, and various NSSS equipment fabrication and installation work packages utilizing MS Word, Excel, Maximo, as well as Smart Plant Review, Smart Plant Mat, Bentley Navigator, Plant Pilot, and PDS MicroStation to define scope and sequence work based on work space and material availability. Insuring that Work Packages comply to the applicable code, the latest drawings/change papers, procedures, and specifications.
Responsible for developing Work Packages, ensuring design documents are the current revision. coordinating and conducting pre-job briefs, initiating change papers as needed, and overseeing and verifying installations as well as work package closure.
Duties included layout and sketching of piping and tubing systems as well as high purity tubing systems to facilitate tool and equipment hook-up per client specifications and requirements. Additional responsibilities included overseeing fabrication and installation of aforementioned systems and drawing of "as built conditions" upon completion.
BUYER/SELLER AGENT - USED PROCESS EQUIPMENT
Opened and maintained Southeast regional office. Duties included locating process equipment, developing leads, addressing customer needs, inspection of customer available equipment, follow-up and coordination of buying and selling activities, and maintaining contact database.
TEST INSPECTOR / START-UP TECHNICIAN
Responsibilities included establishment and tagging of boundaries for hydrostatic and pneumatic testing, initiation of test reports, observation of testing activities and recording of test data. System check and walk down, insuring procedural compliance; insuring restoration of system to pre-test condition, initiation of deficiency reports, engineering change requests and punch list as needed. General system check-out to turn over to client.
Responsible for four pipefitter crews, coordinated work between crews and other crafts. Involved with planning and scheduling crews’ activities and monitoring productivity.
Directly supervised five pipefitters, five welders, and one apprentice. Responsible for crew assignment and task completing, insuring procedural and specification compliance as well as safe working environment.
PIPEFITTER / PIPEWELDER
Involved in all aspects of layout fabrication, installation and testing of piping, supports and related equipment per job specifications and procedures. Involved with rework and preventative maintenance of existing systems.
Johnson Services Group
Votgle Units 3 & 4
Johnson Services Group
Votgle Units 3 & 4
ASME III Planner/Scoper
8/2019 - Present
11/2017 - 8/2019
Votgle Units 3 & 4
ASME III Planner
8/2017 - 11/2017
VC Summer Units 2&3
ASME III Planner
12/2015 - 8/2017
VC Summer Units 2 & 3
Field Engineer 3
12/2013 - 10/2015
Salt Waste Facility/SRS, SC
7/2013 - 12/2013
CBI/Shaw Project services LLC. MOX Fuel Assembly, SRS, SC
1/2013 - 7/2013
Planner / Scheduler
Shaw Enviromental Inc.
MOX Fuel Assembly, SRS,SC
2/2011 - 12/2012
Willis Mechanical, Inc., Columbia, SC
Fort Jackson Army Base - Pipefitter / Pipewelder
11/2010 - 1/2011
Bachelor & Kimble, Inc., Maiden, NC
Dolphin Data Center - Pipefitter / Pipewelder
2/2010 – 9/2010
McKenney’s, Inc., Charlotte, NC
2007 - 2009
Daimler Chrysler World Engine Plant, Dundee, MI 2004 - 2006
E.L. Plumbing & Mechanical, Inc. – Piping Supervisor
Industrial Power Systems - Pipefitter / Pipewelder
Power Process Piping - Pipefitter/ Pipewelder
Monroe Power Plant, Monroe, MI 2000 - 2005
Washington Group International, Inc. - Pipefitter / Pipewelder
Gem Industrial Contractors Corporation – Pipefitter General Foreman
Benchmark Mechanical Inc. – Project Superintendent
Benchmark Mechanical Inc. 2003 - 2003
G.M. Powertrain Plant, Ypsilanti, MI – Superintendent
Monroe Plumbing & Heating Company 1999 & 2003
Miland School, Miland, MI – Pipefitter / Pipewelder
I.K.O. Papermill, Monroe, MI – Pipefitter / Pipewelder
Dynamic Systems, Inc. 1997 – 1998
White Oak Semiconductor Facility, Richmond, VA – Field Engineer / Detailer
Raytheon Engineers & Constructors 1996 – 1999
Enrico Fermi II Nuclear Station, Monroe, MI – Pipefitter Foreman
Spartan Steel Galvanizer Facility, Monroe, MI – Pipefitter / Pipewelder
Perry Nuclear Power Station, Perry, OH – Pipefitter / Pipewelder
McIntosh Mechanical 1996 – 1996
Sunoco Products, Hartsville, SC – Senior Mechanical Superintendent
Federal Equipment Company, Cleveland, OH 1995 – 1996
Buyer / Seller / Agent
Cardinal Companies, Columbia, SC 1992 – 1995
Maintenance / Construction Manager
EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS SEMINARS
U.A. Welding School – Graduate Safe to Work Safety Training
U.A. Welding School - Certificate Mechanical Blue Print Reading
U.A. Valve Training – Certificate Various Management Seminars Pipefitter Instruction / Apprenticeship
University of South Carolina, Mechanical Engineering – undergraduate courses
Daniel Construction Co. (V.C. Summer Nuclear Gen. Sta.) Beacon Constructors (H.B. Robinson Nuclear Gen. Sta.)
Wismer & Becker Construction Co. (Enrico Fermi 11 Nuclear Gen. Sta.) Power Systems Inc. (Donald C. Cook Nuclear Gen. Sta.)
William Ferrel Mechanical Contractors (Monroe Power Sta.) National Boiler Processing Inc. (J.R. Whiting Power Plant) Catalytic Construction (Davis Besse Nuclear Gen. Sta.)
Burns & Roe Construction Group, Inc. (Indian Pt. 3 Nuclear Gen. Sta.) Chicago Bridge & Iron (Peach Bottom Nuclear Gen. Sta.)
Pullman Power Products (Plant Votgle Nuclear Gen. Sta.)
M.J. Doyle Company (Salem Nuclear Gen. Sta.) Morrison Knudson Corp. (Prax Air Products) Dimech Services Inc. (Guardian Glass Plant) Sheck Mechanical Corp. (Ford Engine Plant) Metro Industrial Piping (Ford Engine Plant)
Professional references available upon request.