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Liverpool, NY, 13090
September 30, 2008

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Robert Bolick

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Liverpool, NY ***90

Home: 315-***-**** Mobile: 315-***-****

OBJECTIVE: Seeking a opportunity in the inspection field or a related area where experience in Project Management and Technical expertise is required. Varied background in all phases of power plant construction (nuclear and fossil) and operations from installation/testing to document control and supervision. Also experienced in Petro-Chemical and building trades inspection testing and documentation.


5/08 to present Independent Contractor for TAI Owings Mills, MD

Industry: Petro-Chem

API Inspections Project Manager

Performed API 570 inspections on circuits developed by Millennium Chemicals, Ashtabula, Ohio. Assigned circuits were inspected to code requirements using the latest P&ID’s available and documented on forms provided in the Millennium 2 Rivers data base . In addition, Ultrasonic thickness locations were assigned and thickness readings taken. Isometric drawings were generated for all circuits and P&ID’s were redlined for revision.

6/2007 - 4/2008 Independent Contractor for Sun Oil Toledo, OH

Industry: Petro-Chem

API Inspections

Perform API 510 and API 570 inspections on piping circuits and pressure vessels. Performed relief valve inspections and worked to resolve Nonconformance Report items and assure closure.

3/2001 -5/2007 Quality Inspection Services East Syracuse, NY

Industry: Construction – Industrial, Nuclear, Petro-Chem

Project Manager/NDE Technician/Inspector

Perform visual and welding inspections on structural components and NDE inspections for various clients per either code or client requirements. API 510, API 570, and CWI. NDE Level II Magnetic Particle and Liquid Penetrant Inspector. Nuclear and petro-chemical sites.

7/1989 - 11/2001 Liverpool Central Schools Liverpool, NY

Industry: Education


Job duties included performing minor maintenance activities such as replacing electrical outlets, changing light fixtures, minor carpentry, plumbing, and other activities required to keep buildings operational.

4/1976 - 7/1989 Stone & Webster Eng. Boston, Ma

Industry: Construction - Nuclear

Inspection Supervisor

Job duties included supervising inspectors performing various code related inspections of piping, welding, mechanical equipment, maintenance and preventive maintenance, non destructive testing, piping supports, instrumentation, hydrostatic testing, and various other inspections along with supervising a document control system for documenting the above inspections according to code requirements for nuclear power plant construction and operational shutdowns. Prior to becoming a supervisor performed all of the above type inspections.

9/1974 - 4/1976 Brown & Root, Inc. Houston, Tx.

Industry: Construction - Nuclear


Job duties were as described above plus primary function was to perform final system walk-downs to assure all installations were complete and installed properly prior to system turnover for operational testing.

5/1972 - 9/1974 Newport News Shipbuilding Newport News, Va

Industry: Construction - Industrial Facilities & Infrastructure


Job duties were as described above but inspections were performed on nuclear submarines and aircraft carriers.

10/1970 - 5/1972 REVCO Drugs Monroeville, Pa

Industry: Grocery/Convenience/Gas

Retail Manager

Served as assistant manager then as manager of a drug and retail store. Duties included placing stock orders, supervising employees, scheduling, customer relations, bookkeeping, and day to day operations.

EDUCATION: 2/1970 Southwood Jr. College US-NC-Salemburg


Completed 3 semesters or approximately 1 1/2 years in a liberal arts program,

6/1968 Kecoughtan High School US-VA-Hampton

High School or equivalent

AFFILIATIONS: 10/2004 - Present AWS Member


ANSI N45.2 Civil, Mechanical, Quality,and Special Processes

SNT TC 1A Liquid Penetrant - Magnetic Particle - Ultrasonic Thickness - Radiography (assistant)ASME XI Visual VT 1-4

AWS Certified Welding Inspector

API 510 Pressure Vessels

API 570 Piping

NAVSHIP Structural, Mech., and Piping Blue Print Reading

Considered to be hard working, knowledgeable, honest, and quick learning. Have had a variety of experience in many fields and have had extensive supervisory experience.

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