Titan Contracting & Leasing — Owensboro, KY — Oct-March 2019-2020 Built a clariﬁer, hung and ﬁt plate steel (1/4-inch to 1-inch thick stainless), ﬁt 2-inch thick stiffener ring, ﬁt and laid out nozzles, inlets, and man-ways, ﬁt and hung cat-walk, installed motors, drive shaft, and rake arms, signaled crane, and ran plasma.
McKinney Drilling — Clarksville, TN — 2018–2019
Welder, fabricator, equipment operator, rebuilt drilling equipment, welded on drill rigs, booms, and pipe, miscellaneous mechanical work, traveled when necessary. Chicago Bridge & Iron Co. — Plainﬁeld, IL — 2011–2017 Nuclear powerhouse work (3 years) - assistant boss, welder, signal man, safety committee, ﬁtter: ﬁt modules (carbon and stainless) 1.5-3/4-inch thickness, 70-feet tall verts, 1/16- inch tolerances, layout, torch work, plasma work, beveling, pro-heat, ﬁt containment vessel (3 inches thick plate, 1/16-inch tolerance), ﬁt crane girder (3-inch thick, 1/16-inch tolerance), signaled crane, ﬁt shield wall (3/4-inch thick, 1/4-inch tolerance, double-wall plate), layout, torch, gouge, ﬁt ﬂoor (3/4-inch plate, stainless), layout, inbed plates, leak chases, ﬁt angles, roof cap (6 inches thick), torching. Reﬁnery work (2.5 years) - ﬁt and welded 3-inch plates, signaled cranes, hung metal elevated, member of maintenance crew and did maintenance work on all pipelines and exchangers; fresh air, hole watch, and wrenching, torch. Steel mill work (6 months) - built a blast unit that consisted of 3-6 inch thick metal; ﬁtter, welder, signaled over a 1,000,000 pound lift, signaled crane, built scaffolds, ﬁt verts and round seams, torch work, pulled the old BOF out and installed a new one.
Fisher Tank Co. — Baltimore, MD — 2010–2012
Assistant boss, certiﬁed welder and ﬁtter, hung steel, hung and ﬁt plate steel (1.5-inch to 1/4-inch thick), ﬁt verts and round seams, ﬂoors, hung and ﬁt roofs and roof structures, and installed staircases, built pebble lime tanks (180 feet tall), torch work, arc gouging.
ENERFAB — Cincinnati, OH — 2011–2012
Powerhouse worker, certiﬁed welder and ﬁtter, hung steel, built 200-feet tall tanks, hung and ﬁt plate and structures, verts and round seams, layouts, inlets, man-ways, hung and ﬁt bag house.
Caldwell Tanks — Louisville, KY — 2000–2008
Assistant boss, certiﬁed welder and ﬁtter, certiﬁed crane operator, built many diﬀerent types of tanks (ﬂat bottoms, deposits, leg tanks, hydropillars), worked with dereks and cranes, ﬁt plate and structures (many diﬀerent thicknesses and sizes), verts and round seams.
OSHA 10, OSHA 30, Fresh Air, Hole Watch, Safety Climbing Courses, Stick 7018, MIG, Flux Core, Pulsed MIG, Submerged Arc.
Previously held certiﬁcations in other areas of welding - carbon, stainless, duplex, able to weld 60-10, 80-10, 110-18, and Inconel.
Arc gouging and torching, skilled at ﬁtting thick and thin metal, extensive knowledge of key plates, come-alongs, porta powers, and dogs.
Jason Kramm - Mount Vernon, IL - 618-***-****