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smyrna , Tennessee, 37167, United States
February 16, 2011

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Randall Lee Ray

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Smyrna Tennessee 37167 Occupation- Millwright/ pipfitter/ welder

Cell phone 615-***-**** Specialties: Precision alignment Hydraulics,

615 ***-**** Pneumatics, Hot Oil Systems


1969-1973 Kimwood Corporation 1973-1976 Teamster Local 595

Cottage Grove Oregon Fairbanks Alaska


Supervisor: Dale McQuire

1976-1977 Murphy logging Co. 1977-1978 Weyerhaeuser Lumber Co.

Springfield Oregon Cottage Grove Oregon

(503)***-**** (503)***-****

1978-1980 Ray Brother Inc. 1979-1981 VMMC.

Cottage Grove Oregon Cottage Grove Oregon

Out Of Business (503)***-****

Supervisor: Dale Varenwall

1981-1982 Mid Columbia Counts. 1982-1983 Mechanical Erectors Inc

Sandpoint Idaho Springfield Oregon

(208) ***-**** (503) ***-****

Supervisor: Wesley Lester Supervisor: Bill Moress

1983-1984 Casey Industrial Inc. 1984-7/1985 Custer Lumber Company

Albany Oregon Custer South Dakota

(503) ***-**** (605) ***-****

Supervisor: Ray Bell

7/1985-12/1985 R-Ray Mechanical 10\85-11/85 H&R Plumbing

Rapid City South Dakota Rapid City South Dakota

Out Of Business Out Of Business

4/86-5/86 Continental Lumber 5\86-9/86 K.M.P Industrial

Hill City South Dakota Sheridan Wyoming

(605) ***-**** (307) ***-****

9/86-12/86 D.R.D Industrial Inc. 1/87-12/87 Casey Industrial Inc.

Eugene Oregon Albany Oregon

Out Of Business (503) ***-****

Supervisor: Ray Bell

3/88-8/88 Valley Welding 8/88-4/89 Fluid Power

Spearfish South Dakota Casper Wyoming

Out Of Business (307) ***-****

6/89-3/92 Casey Industrial Inc. 3/92-10/93 Midlands Mechanical

Albany Oregon Omaha Nebraska

(503) ***-**** (402) ***-****

Supervisor: Ray Bell & Troy Jones Supervisor: Doug Munter

3/94-10/96 Casey Industrial Inc. 10/96- 11/97 Eagle Industrial

Albany Oregon Self employed

(503) ***-**** Hermitage T.N

11/97- 10/15/2008 Millwright Local 1544

Nashville T.N 615 ***-****

10/15/2008 Welding 101 (Instructor)

Lebanon, T.N 37087 615-***-****


1969-1973 Kimwood Corporation

Assemblyman mechanic, trained in welding, hydraulics, and pneumatics systems. Became a journeyman within two years.

Learned to read blueprints and hydraulic and electrical schematics

1973-1976 Teamster Local 595.

Ten and thirty Yard end dump, lowboy Truck Driver. Also a

warehouse parts man for caterpillar and truck parts on Alaskan


1976-1977 Murphy Logging

Set chokers for high lead log yarder

1978-1980 Ray Brothers Inc.

Went into business: Commercial logging and firewood.

Designed and built a automated firewood mill. During this time I worked for V.M.M.C. as a part time millwright and welder.

1980-1981 C-3 Enterprises.

Was millwright on three projects: Pope and Talbot in Oakridge, Oregon; Summit Timber in Darington, Washington; Roseboro Lumber Company in Springfield, Oregon. On each of these jobs my duties consisted of : steel fabrication, installation of machinery, hydraulic and pneumatic systems installation and

building construction.

1981-1982 Mid Columbia Construction.

Hydraulic, steam, and pneumatic systems lead man/foreman on

complete sawmill for Pope and Talbot in Spearfish, South Dakota. Other duties included: machinery installation, metal fabrication and building construction.

‘1982-1983 Mechanical Erectors.

Was millwright foreman on four projects: Roseboro Lumber Co.

in Springfield, Oregon; U and I Inc. Food Processing Plant in

Boardman, Oregon; Snow Mountain Pine Sawmill in Hines,


1983-1984 Casey Industrial Inc.

Was millwright foreman on Merillat Corporation, Particle Board

Plant in Rapid City, South Dakota. Responsible for boiler and press installation.

1984-1985 Custer Lumber Company.

Was maintenance millwright and forklift mechanic; Custer,

South Dakota.

7/85-12/85 R-Ray Mechanical.

Owned and operated a mechanical, hydraulic and welding shop;

Rapid City, South Dakota.

10/85-11/85 H & R Plumbing

Pipefitter welder on boiler installation; Holiday Inn,

Rapid City, South Dakota.

4/86-5/86 Continental Lumber.

Was maintenance millwright and forklift mechanic in Hill City,

South Dakota.

5/86-9/86 K.M.P. Industrial.

Was construction millwright ,installing new dryers and

scrubbers; Merillat, Rapid City, South Dakota.

9/86-12/86 D.R.D. Industrial.

Was millwright on expansion project, working primarily

with stainless pipe and machinery; Simplot Food Processing

Plant, Grand Forks, North Dakota.

1/87-12/87 Casey Industrial Inc.

Was millwright/ hydraulic foreman for two projects:

Snow Mountain Pine Pressboard Plant in Hines, Oregon.

and rebuilding old sawmill for Potlatch Inc. in Lewiston, Idaho.

3/88-8/88 Valley Welding.

Was pipefitter welder on several kiln rebuilds. Also worked in

shop as a fabricator; Spearfish, South Dakota.

8/88-4/89 Fluid Power.

Was area sales representative, selling hydraulic parts and components; Casper, Wyoming

6/89-3/92 Casey Industrial, Inc.

Was millwright and piping general Forman on four major projects:

Alleghany Particle Board Plant in Mt. Jewett, Pennslyvania;

Potlatch Wafer Board Plant in Bemidji, Minnesota:

Louisiana Pacific Masonite Plant in Laurel , Mississippi;

New sawmill in Brewton , Alabama.

Shutdowns in Alabama, Ohio, Oregon and South Carolina

3/92-1/94 Midlands Mechanical

Was project superintendent for three projects;

N,S,K, ball bearing manufacturing plant in Franklin , Indiana

Goodyear Rubber Tire & Belt , manufacturing plant in Lincoln

Nebraska and Rapid City Regional Hospital boiler installation

and alteration of H.V. A.C System.

3/94-10/96 Casey Industrial

Was Craft Superintendent (piping and mechanical) on various projects;Gorgia Pacific OSB plant Mt. Hope West Virginia,

Fitzgerald Forest Products Veneer plant Fitzgerald Gorgia,

Louisiana Pacific OSB plant Athens Gorgia, Louisiana Pacific

OSB plant Roxboro North Carolina . Broyhill Furniture

particle board plant Lenoir North Carolina.Boise cascade L V L

plant lena , La. Night shift foreman Georgia Pacific Brookneal, V.A

10/96 - 11/97= Eagle Industrial

Mechanical Contractor : HAVC ,Plumbing and Miscellaneous Metal Fabrication . Contract HVAC and Plumbing For Clarksville County school remodel . Fabricate and Install Access Bridge Nashville Airport. Miscellaneous metal fabrication for various general contractors in Nashville area.

11/97 - 9 /12/2008 = Millwright local 1554 Nashville Tennessee

I teach welding labs for the millwright training program

Worked as journeyman millwright for different Contractors

Auburndale Company = Lavergne Tennessee, Steel fabrication

Cardinal inc = millwright G/F & Superintendent

Millco inc = millwright

Iron Mountain Inc = Cumberland City, T.V.A. Steam Turbine

generator rebuild

Voit Seaman Inc = Boone Tennessee T.V.A. Hyroturbine Rebuild

P.P.M.I Millwright Shop Forman

9/12/2008-10/15/2010= Craft Instructor 101 welding

Instructor of maintence workers at Zelladine glass(old ford glass) nashville T.N held millwright/ pipefitter/ training classes

11/2/2010-5/6/2010 A.P.M Inc

Millwright on 4 gas turbine projects

This is a general background of my work experience, my special skills include Hydraulics, Welding (Tig, Mig, Pipe, Structural and special alloys),Blue print reading and Process piping systems design

Personal Data: Married, Age: 59, Height: 5’ 10, Weight: 270 lbs.

Randall L Ray 535 Carter Lane

Smyrna T.N 37167

ATT: Personnel Manager

Dear Sir:

I am submitting my resume for your consideration I have worked as a Lead man, Foreman, General foreman and Superintendent. I have certified for A.S.M.E 6g carbon pipe up to 1” wall thickness. Qualified on stainless (mig, tig, and stick rod) With 38 years of experience in the mechanical field as a Millwright electrician pipe fitter and welder. I am competent with Windows operating systems and Easy Cad programs. You may contact me on my cell phone (615)713-8332Or (615) ***-****

Randall L Ray

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