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Coatings Inspector

Mobile, Alabama, 36575, United States
January 17, 2012

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Warren “Jason” Stringfellow

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

Semmes, AL 36575

(251) ***-****

Position Applying for: Nace Level II Coatings Inspector and/or Painting Supervisor

Employment History:

Since June 2010, I have been working for myself as an independent contractor providing coatings inspection services for various companies such as Moody International, Greenhorne and O’Mara and VHP Enterprises. These jobs consisted of offshore work (Gulf of Mexico) as well as bridge work in TN and NC.

Orion Project Services, Houston, TX Baltimore, MD/ Honolulu, HI June 2010

Four week project beginning in Baltimore, MD and ending in Hawaii. Responsible for the third party inspection of 28 towers in Baltimore and 12 towers in HI, each consisting of four progressively tiered sections. Did both internal and external inspections.

D.Z. Atlantic, Rockhill S.C. Catawba Nuclear Power Station 01/15/10 - 04/02/10

One of 18 Inspectors in charge of coatings inspection on one mile of 42" service water pipe and 600' of 30" service water pipe. The service water pipe was to be blasted to SSPC-SP10. Then coated with 5 mils of primer, 65 mils of plasticor intermediate coat and 5 mils of topcoat. I, along with the other inspectors, was also in charge of logging in all material list and reporting directly with Duke Energy Representatives. All standard instruments were used as well as a high voltage spark tester to ensure coating was free from pinholes and ready for service.

Moody International, Amelia, LA 2009-2010

Shell Natural Gas Pipeline Offshore Inspection

KBR Services, Houston, TX 2008-2009

Deployed to Camp Scania, Iraq in September 2008 to assist in Operation Iraqi Freedom. Performed heavy equipment operation for building of Camp roads and maintaining the MSR.

American Inspection Services, Grandbay, AL 2008

3rd Party Inspection Service working in Chevron Pascagoula Refinery

Moody International, Amelia, LA 2007

NACE Inspector overseeing the application of Polyurethane foam and Poly-Ethylene jacketing on 13 miles of Fusion Bond Epoxy (FBE) coated pipe for British Gas pipeline in Trinidad. Responsibilities included performing and witnessing adhesion testing and lab tests for foam density. Also, I performed coatings inspection on surface preparation and inner diameter coatings; as well as spot checks on first and last stick of shift runs and machine calibrations.

CTS, Galiano, LA 2007

Performed as a Project Manager and Coating Inspector on offshore painting projects for ENI Production Co. Job responsibilities included inspections of all work performed, material ordering, coordinating of painting and production activities, maintaining cost control, transportation scheduling, project estimating and square footage takeoffs.

Southern Sandblasting & Coatings Inc, Dayton, TX 2004 – 2007

Marine Coatings Inspector coordinating paint and production activities, maintaining cost control, project estimating, facilitating training on quality of work, as well as equipment

Global Coatings L.L.C, Hampton, VA 2001-2004

Paint Foreman / Quality Control – Responsible for quality assurance of paint application in accordance with paint guidelines and concurrent with manufacturer’s specifications

Jemm Industries, Newport News, VA 1999-2001

Quality control over seventeen tanks in a Navy vessel in Virginia. Responsible for overseeing two painting contractors to insure job was completed according to Naval specifications in accordance to manufactures guidelines

Progress Inc., Romulus, MI 1996-1999

Paint Foreman – Removal of lead paint off of bridges and overpasses around the capital city of Lansing, MI. Supervised paint crew consisting of 6 people. Responsible for daily time keeping and ordering of materials to complete all tasks at hand.

Coating Systems, Inc., Savannah, GA 1995 - 1996

Sandblasting/Paint Foreman in charge of crew of twelve. Maintained all equipment used on the job. Responsibilities were ordering of all supplies, completing of paperwork for rental equipment and maintaining payroll for crew

Sipco Services, Willis, TX 1992 – 1995

Sandblaster/Painter - Working on ARCO supertankers in New Orleans blasting and painting the ballast and cargo tanks


NACE Certified Level II Coatings Inspector 2009 (CIP# 14368)

25 years overall experience in the painting / blasting industry

10 Hour OSHA course

TWIC 2014

First Aid CPR – October 2009

Passport - 2008

Special Courses:

H.U.E.T. Water Survival Certified

Writing Hot Work Permits and utilization of Gas Detection Equipment

Offshore Water Survival

Lead Worker Protection

Confined Space and Entry

Ability to read and understand blueprints

Operate heavy and light equipment

Welding experience

Several courses on “How to Apply Different 100% Solids Paint”

NORM Worker Protection

Lead Abatement

Extended knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word programs providing professional reports to better serve our customers needs

Client List: Shell, Chevron, ENI, Dominion, BHP, Williams Energy, Duke Energy, NC DOT, TN DOT and OSG

References available upon request

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