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Houston, TX
April 27, 2020

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Riley Ortiz

***** *** *** ****

Crosby, Texas ***32

Phone: 903-***-****

Cell: 936-***-****

Summary of Qualifications

* ***** ********** ** * Pipefitter 3 year’s experience as an Operator/Process Inspector, 1 year experience as Quality Control Inspector, 5 years’ experience as a Tankerman/Apprentice Mate. 2 year experience Pipe - fitter Helper IV, Rod Room Attendant, 14 years’ experience as Deputy Sheriff.


05/17 - Present

Pipefitter, perform any duties assigned. Work in a safe and proficient manner at all times. Provide input and assist Engineers and line Walker's with request. KBR

05/2015 – 05/2017

Pipe Fitter Helper IV/ pipefitter

Assisted all Fitters with all necessary tools. Filled out all T.S.T.I. forms for each task. Assisted in erecting pipes to proper coordinates. Properly hang chain-falls and come-a-longs as needed. Assist Forman’s in locating “ line numbers in pipe runs” for work to be done. Assist Forman’s in numerically organizing all of the ISO’s daily.

Rod Room Attendant

Created my own spread sheet to stay better organized and assisted all Forman’s and Quality Control in keeping all welding activities. Kept a daily log of all consumables. Documented every item issued to all welders and other personnel (Fitters, Forman’s ect.). Issued all Tig - wire / welding rods per request forms. Made sure all Tig - wire was issued correctly. Double checked with Forman’s and or Quality Control for any discrepancies or questions on rod slips. Inspected each piece of Tig - wire issued to eliminate bad welds, cutouts and or re-works. Keep track and inventory of all consumables and assist in re – ordering supplies, and filling rod request forms for day shift. Color coding Tig – wire correctly. Re - baking of all welding rods prior to use and Re – baking of old rods. Assist all welders in repairing equipment, and making Tig – rigs, and ground clamps to be used for welding. Making and repairing Argon hoses. Sharpen Tungsten’s on a daily basic

FlexSteel Pipeline Technologies

06/2012 – 05/2015

Operator/Process Inspector

Duties included: Operated helical machine to produce flexible steel pipe, set up machine, monitor tolerances and make adjustment. Report anomolies to supervisor’s and Quality Control Department. Prepared reports and traceability accounts, mentor new employees on proper procedures, and monitor their progress.

US Steel

06/2011 – 06/2012

Quality Control Inspector

Duties included: grinding end flash and vertical fins with air actuated grinders, approximately 250 pipes per hour. Inspected 285 pipes per hour that included visual inspections for defects in upset and grip areas. Use micrometers 2 to 3 inch, graduated ruler, tally tape, dial calipers, drift gauge and saddle gauges for exact measurements. Cut metal bindings and pipes. Participated in daily safety meetings. Supervised and coordinated work for 9 employees. Prepare daily safety reports. Spanish/English translator for all levels of management. Cheryl K. Marine

06/2008 – 05/2010

Tankerman/Apprentice mate

Duties included: Preformed regular scheduled maintenance on engines, generators and all emergency boat repairs. Docked barges at ports, fleets, and locks, line handlings, building tow and doubling up tow. Tanked barges in charge of transferring, loading and discharging cargo. Assisting Captain in the wheel house to include steering boat with loaded and unloaded barges. Kirby Inland Marine

02/2005 – 06/2008


Duties included: Preforming all regular maintenance on barges and boat engines, generators, including all emergency boat repairs. Trained all new employees. Advanced to a level 4 Tankerman.

State of Texas Prison System

07/1996 – 02/2005

Correction Officer

Supervised up to 450 offenders.

Harris County, Texas Sheriff’s Department

12/1982 – 07/1996

Deputy Officer

Duties included: Deputy Jailer, worked booking and releasing. Supervised the property room for intake Offenders.

Bailiff for Harris County, Texas Criminal Court System. Process Server for Harris County, and Texas Criminal Courts. Education:

John Foster Dulles High School

Diploma / GED

University of Houston

Basic Peace Officer certification

Universal Technical Institute

Associate degree / Auto Diesel Technology

Associate degree / Occupational Studies

Houston Maritime Academy

Apprentice Mate license


OSHA certified crane operator

OSHA certified forklift operator

Certified up set inspector

United States Coast Guard Apprentice Mate License

Deck hand training course

Tankerman training course

Advanced Tankerman training course

Completion of Pipe Fitters NCCER class


Received several safety awards

Merit awards

Preventing collisions award

Preventing allisions award

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