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High School Equipment

Salina, Kansas, 67401, United States
13.00 per hour
May 25, 2012

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Jay Miller

**** ****** • Salina, KS • *****

Cell: (785) ***-****


A highly gifted Welder with strong background in using MIG, STT, acetylene and electric arc welding equipment to fuse metal parts of equipment and machinery; making simple metal articles and repairing metal parts of machines and equipment.

Summary of Qualifications

More than five years experience.

Excellent skills in welding all types of materials (e.g., steel, galvanized, stainless steel, alum.).

Strong knowledge of mechanical systems, fabrication, and welding.

Profound knowledge of welding theory and principles.

Exceptional knowledge of welding tools and welding codes.

Remarkable ability to diagnose problems and determine appropriate action.

Solid skills in use of hand and power tools.

Great skills in operation of lathe, drill press, milling, and threading machines.

Profound knowledge of appropriate safety practices.

Uncommon ability to demonstrate physical dexterity and lift 100 pounds.

Strong ability to perform basic mathematics (e.g., add, subtract, multiply, and divide whole numbers, decimals, and fractions, and to calculate percentages).

Uncommon ability to read (e.g., technical manuals, work orders), write (e.g., materials requests), and accurately follow oral, written, and graphic instructions.

Exceptional ability to interpret and apply blueprints and schematic diagrams.

Sound ability to maintain accurate records.

Strong ability to work in high places and in tunnels.

Professional Experience

GT Services, Lyons, KS Sept 2008 – Jan 2012

Welder and IT specialist.

Set-up and operated acetylene or electric arc welding equipment to heat and shape metals; lays out, cut and fitted materials for welds.

Welded metal parts, pipelines, machinery, equipment, and other metal items.

Removed and replaced pipe cover insulation in order to weld.

Sharpened and tempered tools.

Repaired equipment requiring the use of lathe, drill press, milling and threading machines, and related machine tools.

Ordered supplies, completed forms, maintained records of completed jobs.

Welded automotive and related equipment (i.e., brakes, hydraulic systems, transmissions, radiators, lights, etc.).

Drove vehicle to pick up and deliver personnel and materials.

Assisted other crafts as required.

Performed related duties as required.


KMW, Sterling, KS 2007 - 2008

Weld metal parts or components together, using brazing, gas, or arc and wire fed welding equipment.

Repair broken or cracked parts, fill holes and increase size of metal parts, using welding equipment.

Weld in flat, horizontal, vertical, or overhead position.

Clean or degrease parts, using wire brush, portable grinder, or chemical bath.

Inspect finished workpiece for conformance to specifications.

Chip or grind off excess weld, slag, or spatter, using hand scraper or power chipper, portable grinder, or arc-cutting equipment.

Position workpieces and clamps together or assemble in jigs or fixtures.

Preheat workpiece, using hand torch or heating furnace.

Ignite torch or start power supply and strike arc.

Review layouts, blueprints, diagrams, or work orders in preparation for welding or cutting metal components.


High School Diploma (2009)

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