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Professional Summary
Experienced Signalman with an extensive background in trouble shooting electrical and mechanical Railroad equipment issues working independently or as a team. Hard working and determined to meet deadlines in new construction projects consisting of setting foundations, wiring new equipment and substantial testing to meet the Federal Railroad association standards. Passionate in creating a safe work environment following all Railroad policies each and everyday.
Skill Highlights
  • Test equipment operation
  • AC/DC power and control systems
  • Trouble shooting mechanical switches/ Gatemechs
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • CDL A
  • Boom Operator
  • Heavy Machinery Operator
  • New Construction
Experience
Signalman Dec 2014 to Feb 2017
CN Railroad Superior, WI Tested AC/DC and mechanical railroad equipment using analog and digital meters daily to meet FRA regulations. On call 24/7 incase of an equipment failure in which i would be dispatched to trouble shoot the issue in a time efficient manner to eliminate the possibility of delaying successful train movements. I also was involved in installing new Bungalows and crossing/ signaling equipment. Wiring and testing to meet all FRA standards. My first year i had to accomplish successfully gather a class A drivers license. Pass a 6 week course involving basic ohms law and signaling systems with Four 100 question exams resulting in a 80% or higher. Six months of in field observation. With all complete i earned a Signalmen certification.
Welder Feb 2009 to May 2014
Oshkosh Corp Oshkosh, WI Started out as a prep and trim tech. preparing vehicles to be painted. Moving up into assembly I developed a strong work ethic and ability to master each station on the axle line in result, was placed into the "Floater" position. Filling in for employees on vacation or out sick. Then i completed the Oshkosh weld training program and quickly passed the certifications offered: G90, Armor plating and Robotic. Once passed i quickly and efficiently learned all the positions in CAB weld moving once again into the "floater" position. While working with oshkosh corp. Safety and work proficiency was a passion of mine so i involved myself in Safety/ team lead rolls offered through the company.
Education
High School Diploma, General Studies 2007 Kimberly High Kimberly, Wi, USA
Oshkosh Corp Weld Certification, MIG welding Fox Valley Tech Oshkosh, WI
Signalmen Certification, Engineering 2015 CN Campus Chicago, IL
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Summary
Journeyman Red Seal Welder with 10+ years in trade. Proficient in using torch, stick weld, Fluxcore weld and Telehandler. Capable of reading and interpreting blueprints, drawings and diagrams. Welder with extensive knowledge of structural
Skills
  • Stick (SMAW) welding
  • Flux core (FCAW)
  • Reading drawings, models and blueprints
  • Sheet metal fabrication
  • structural fabrication
  • Torch cutting
  • Exceptional problem solver
  • Leadership
  • Friendly and hardworking
  • Available to work nights and weekends
  • Available to work extended hours
Experience
04/2014 to 05/2017
Welder Bonnyville Welding ltd
* Measure and cut piles
* Prepare piles to be caped
* Center plates on piles
* Weld pile caps
* Install electrical support beams
* Help install and secure\weld down mods to piles
* Weld down grating
* Install structural supports
* Fab and install handrail
11/2012 to 04/2014
Welder Cord Worley Parsons
* Cut steel plate with oxy fuel cutting torch.
* Welded strictly on structural projects
* Gathered materials for weld related projects.
* Attended morning safety meetings with morning stretches as well as monthly plant safety meetings.
* Welded down buildings And mods
* Various electrician work related welding 
* Facility construction

09/2012 to 11/2012
Welder SPM
* Measure and cut piles
*Prepare piles to be caped
* Center plates on piles

07/2012 to 09/2012
Welder Bonnyville Welding LTD Bonnyville, Alberta
* Measure and cut piles
* Prepare piles to be caped
* Center plates on piles
* Weld pile caps
* Install electrical support beams
* Help install and secure\weld down mods to piles
* Weld down grating
* Install structural supports
* Fab and install handrail
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Professional Summary
Skilled 3G/ 6G certified welder with extensive work history and a proven ability to perform well in a team and individually. Skilled with all major welding tools while able to complete projects such as repairs and installations efficiently and on time.
Skills
  • 3, 4 & 6G Certified Welder
  • Certified Reach Forklift Operator
  • Certified Boom Lift Operator
  • Certified Scissor Lift Operator
  • Adhesive Anchor Certified Welding
  • Welding Safety Precautions            
  • Metal Working Ability
  • Expertise in wire feed machines
  • Structural welding
  • Shaping and cutting
  • Fabrication of Metal
  • Pipe fitting
  • Flexible
  • Available to work in remote locations for long periods of time
Work History
Rig Welder , 01/2017 to Current
Self Employed Ace Welding San Antonio, Texas
  • Clamped, held, tack-welded, heat-bent, ground and bolted component parts to achieve required configurations and positions.
  • Bolted, clamped and tack-welded parts to secure components prior to welding.
  • Welded in flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions.
  • Inspected welds and checked that critical measurements met specifications upon completion.
Structural Welder, 03/2016 to 11/2016
VIP Staffing-GE Oil & Gas Schertz, Texas
  • Bolted, clamped and tack-welded parts to secure components prior to welding.
  • Blew out machines, checked welding leads and wiring and changed filters for preventative maintenance.
  • Interpreted verbal and written instructions from work orders and welding blue prints.
Structual Welder, 01/2015 to 02/2016
Moore Erection San Antonio, Texas
  • Examined the structure and texture of parts to detect imperfections.
  • Inspected welds and checked that critical measurements met specifications upon completion.
  • Removed and repaired unacceptable welds with an air arc and grinder to meet quality guidelines.
Structual Welder, 12/2013 to 10/2014
Hill Country Steel Converse, Texas
  • Removed rough spots from work pieces with portable grinders, hand files and scrapers.
  • Clamped, held, tack-welded, heat-bent, ground and bolted component parts to achieve required configurations and positions.
  • Set up and operated hand and power tools, including shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding equipment.
  • Operated hoists, cranes and power tools to dismantle equipment to find and remove defective parts.
  • Fabricated shop parts directly from blueprints.
  • Repaired manufactured products by dismantling, straitening, reshaping and reassembling parts.
Welder/ Gate Technician, 03/2013 to 12/2013
E.R. Innovations Spring Branch, Texas
  • Checked, tested and replaced faulty components, circuit modules and printed circuit boards.
  • Logged detailed and thorough records of maintenance performed.
  • Completed light fabrication duties, including welding.
  • Maintained gates and gate operators.
  • Fabricated, customized and installed gates.
Welder Sub-Contractor, 07/2012 to 03/2013
Hill Country Steel Welder Converse San Antonio, Texas
  • Set up and operated hand and power tools, including shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding equipment.
  • Operated hoists, cranes and power tools to dismantle equipment to find and remove defective parts.
  • Fabricated shop parts directly from blueprints.
  • Bolted, clamped and tack-welded parts to secure components prior to welding.
  • Read job specifications to determine machine adjustments and material requirements.
Structural Welder, 02/2008 to 06/2012
Self Employed San Antonio, Texas
  • Provided outstanding customer service.
  • Removed burrs, sharp edges, rust and scale from work pieces to prevent malfunction.
  • Fulfilled output requirements while consistently reducing scrap levels.
  • Painted and applied protective coatings to various parts.
  • Clamped, held, tack-welded, heat-bent, ground and bolted component parts to achieve required configurations and positions.
  • Operated hoists, cranes and power tools to dismantle equipment to find and remove defective parts.
Welder/Quality Control, 07/2007 to 02/2008
Quality Fence & Welding San Antonio, Texas, United States
  • Made sure that products were produced on time and are of good quality.
  • Set and monitored product standards, examining samples of raw products and processing tests, to ensure the quality of all finished products.
  • Liaised between customers and manufacturing to design new product.
  • Worked on gates and fencing, producing quality work in efficient time.
Education
Certified Welding : Course work in Welding Fabrication, Industrial and Tool Manu, 2012
South Texas Vocational Technical Institute - San Antonio, TX
  •   Welding Safety Precautions   
  • Metal Working Ability
  • Basic Vocational Certificate in Welding
  • Coursework in Welding Fabrication Technology
High School Diploma: 2007
James Madison High School - San Antonio, Texas
  • 3.4 GPA
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Professional Summary
Welder who is able to prioritize and meet tight production deadlines. Excellent verbal team skills, through active listening and problem solving, while providing the best to an employer.
Skills
  • Specializes in working with acetylene torch
  • Available to work in remote locations for long periods of time
  • Adept in precision and measuring tools
  •  Patient
  • Fast Leaner
  • Flexible
  • Good communication skills
Work History
Welder, 03/2015 to 09/2017
Dave's Architectural Iron L.L.C. Paterson, NJ
  •  Clamped, held, tack-welded, heat-bent, ground and bolted component parts to achieve required configurations and positions.
  • Removed rough spots from work pieces with portable grinders, hand files and scrapers.
  • Set up and operated hand and power tools, including shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding equipment.
  • Used MIG gun arc to melt and deposit metal from electrode to work pieces.
  • Welded in flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions.
  • Chipped off excess weld, slag, and spatter using hand tools.
  • Completed tear-down of existing structures and prepared for new construction.
Welder, 08/2014 to 08/2015
Sa Halac Iron Works Inc Sterling, VA
  • Clamped, held, tack-welded, heat-bent, ground and bolted component parts to achieve required configurations and positions.
  • Removed rough spots from work pieces with portable grinders, hand files and scrapers.
  • Bolted, clamped and tack-welded parts to secure components prior to welding.
  • Welded in flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions.
  • Chipped off excess weld, slag, and spatter using hand tools.
Education