Download PDF

Christopher Kennedy

SUPERVISOR, SPRAY PAINTER & BLASTER                                         FIRE RETARDANT APPLICATOR                                             PROTECTIVE COATING APPLICATOR

Work History

July 2016March 2017

Industrial Painter & Abrasive Blaster, Leading Hand

Kaefer Intergrated Services
  • Industrial Painter & Blaster
  • Acting Supervisor role
  • Industrial Protective Coating applications
  • Foam &  Injection moulding applications
  • Fire Retardant Applicator
  • Spray painting applications including airless & Conventional
  • Abrasive blasting wet & dry application and surface preparation including 
  • Surface Preparation of most industrial surfaces
  • Spay painting applications including airless & conventional
  • Trouble shooting & Maitenance of equipment
  • Elevated Work Platform Ticket EWP
  • High pressure water washing
  • Matainance & Repairs to Plant & equipment
  • Matainance & Repairs inc: Coventional pumps, airless, Blast pots, spray guns & pull down & rebuilds
  • Reporting of Paint reports and QA readings
  • Running & Management of Team & Crews
  • Paint Profile testing  & Reporting
  • Industrial Coating Testing
  • Daily Reporting and updating to Client as needed & Requested
  • Quality Control Testing and Assurance
  • High pressure water washing
  • Abrasive blasting wet & dry
  • Reporting  of structural reports and QA readings
  • Risk Assessment
  • Industrial Coating Testing
  • Daily Reporting and updating to client
  • FIFO Permanent Position from Mackay
  • Currently Made Redundant from LOR in Darwin on Itchys Project
Sep 2015Jan 2016

Industrial Painter & Blaster

Workpac
  • Spray painting 
  • Industrial painter & blaster
  • Spray painting applications including airless & Conventional
  • High Pressure Water Blasting
  • Abrasive blasting wet & dry application and surface preparation including 
  • Surface Preparation of most industrial surfaces
  • Completing Risk Assesment
  • Acting leading Hand when requireds
  • Paint Inspections and Readings
  • Paint testingfull
  • Quality Control Testing and Assurance
  • Risk Assessment
  • Daily Reporting and updating to Client as needed & Requested
  • Left for Full time position opportunity
Jul 2014Sep 2015

Industrial Painter & Blaster

Mc Elligotts
  • Industrial Painting
  • Spray painting applications including airless & Conventional
  • Abrasive blasting wet & dry application and surface preparation including 
  • Surface Preparation of most industrial surfaces
  • Offshore / Onshore work at Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal 
  • Blasting checks
  • Completing Risk Assesment
  • Quality Control Testing and Assurance
  • Lead paint removal
  • Lead testing
  • Daily Reporting and updating to Client as needed & Requested
  • Paint Inspections and Readings
  • HPX-3 Project Hay Point Expansion
  • Construction Work SIte
Jan 2014Jul 2014

Industrial Painter & Blaster

Downers
  • Spay painting applications including airless & Conventional
  • Abrasive blasting wet & dry application and surface preparation including 
  • Surface Preparation of most industrial surfaces
  • QA checks
  • Quality Control Testing and Assurance
  • Stock Control
  • Offshore work HPX Project Hay Point
  • Blasting checks
Apr 2012Jan 2014

Industrial Painter & Blaster

Giovenco Industries

  • Industrial painter & blaster
  • High pressure water washing
  • Abrasive blasting wet & dry
  • Reporting  of structural reports and QA readings
  • Onshore & Offshore
  • Risk Assesment
  • Running & management of blast yard
Apr 2010Apr 2012

Industrial Painter & Blaster

Poly Protective Coatings
  • Supervising Onsite work and Workshop Projects
  • Reading Designs, Drawings and implementing Risk Assessments
  • Industrial Painter & Blaster, Specs and QA
  • Job costing & Management from Start to Completion inc reports & Signoff
  • Reading and Designing Plastic welding and Fabrication
  • Reading Designing and Poly pipe welder in house and Onsite
  • Steel welding and fabrications
  • Planning & running of shutdowns within mine time frames and Specs throughout various mines within the Bowen Basin
  • Estimating
  • Polyurethane and Polyurea coatings,Moulds and applications 
  • Expoxy foam and  various coatings
  • Industrial Tiling 
  • High pressure water washing
Feb 2010Apr 2010

Industrial Painter & Blaster

Giovenco Industries
  • High pressure water washing
  • Abrasive blasting wet & dry
  • Reporting of structural reports and QA readings
  • Onshore & Offshore Works
  • Risk Asessments
Jan 1997Jan 2010

Industrial, Commercial & Vehicle Painter & Blaster,  Owner Operator

Xtreme Precision Finishes
  • Owner operator
  • Duties carried out within business:
  • Supervising Onsite Projects and Workshop
  • Spray painting
  • Color matching and Formula specialist
  • Trialing and testing paint for Leading Paint Companies
  • Arc, mig & tig welding
  • Specialised Motorbike Repairer
  • Fitter and Mechanical Repairs
  • Qld Police fleet repairer
  • Energex fleet Repairing
  • Truck Repairer
  • Surf Rescue fleet repairer and lining applicator
  • Specialised Protective Coating applicator Commercial & Automotive using Fire Fire Retardant Polyurethane, Polyurea, Rubber, Foam and Fibreglass
  • Plastic weldeing and Fabricating
  •  Fibreglass Repair Specialist
  • Industrial Painting
  • Sandblasting
  • Estimating & Costing out of jobs
  • Booking of work & invoicing
  • Customer Service
  • Banking Myob inputting
  • Management of staff
  • Marketing
  • Water Tank repairer and Protective coating applicator
  • Fabrications & modifications to automotive, marine & equipment
  • Computerized painting system
  • Computer skills
Jan 1995Jan 1995

Spraypainter

Northern Star Bodyworks
  • Tradesperson Head Spray Painter
  • Responsible for preparation, Spray Painting & finishing of vehicles.
Jan 1995Jan 1995

Spraypainter

North Queeensland Blasting and Coating
  • Spray Painting
  • Sandblasting
  • Soda Blasting
  • Industrial Spray Painting
  • Operation of Crane
  • Operation of Skid loader
  • Operation Punt
  • Erecting Scaffold
  • Onshore and Offshore work.
Jan 1996Jan 1996

Trades Assistant

AMRS
  • Trades assistant
  • Water meter installations
Jan 1994Jan 1995

Spraypainter

GT Panels
  • Spraypainter
  • Completed apprenticeship
  • Large repair shop using computerized painting system
  • Preparation of vehicles
  • Various paint finishes as required 2 pack, lacquer & enamel paint application
  • Customer liasons
Jan 1992Jan 1994

Apprentice Spraypainter

Bissells Paint & Panel
  •   Apprentice to Tradesman Spraypainter
Jan 1992Jan 1994

General Hand

Noosa Seafoods(Noosa)
  • General Hand (2nd Job)
  • Responsible for filleting & packing of seafood.
  • Delivery of stock to resturants and shops 
  • Customer service
  • Handling of cash
  • Invoicing & orders
Jan 1991Jan 1992

Apprentice Spraypainter

Princetown Toyota Noble Park
  • Apprentice Spraypainter
  • Preparation of Industrial Machinery
  • Operating forklifts, skid-loaders & backhoes
Jan 1990Jan 1990

Work experience as groundskeeper on golfcourse

Yarra Yarra Golf Club
  • work experience as groundskeeper on golfcourse

Certifications

Apr 1993Present

QLD DRIVERS LICENSE

QUEENSLAND TRANSPORT

QLD DRIVERS LICENSE NO: 36792239

Jun 2014Jun  2018

MSIC

PORT AUTHORITIES

MSIC CARD NO VEP0083843

Jun 2013Present

White Construction Card

QLD GOVERNMENT

CONSTRUCTION INDUCTION NO:1092453

Mar 2015Present

EWP Ticket

0003308664

WP BOOM ELEVATED WORK PLATFORM

Apr 2010Present

Supervisor Course S1 S2 S3

IML TRAINING

Supervisor  Training S1 S2 S3

Jan 2017Present

SWING STAGE : 10529NAT

Sep 2015Present

WORKING AT HEIGHTS

IML 31447

WORKING AT HEIGHTS

21/04/2016 Present

CONFINED SPACE

PLT3145SoA
CONFINED SPACE
Oct 2015Present

Australian Institute Of Hospitality

RSA Training

Education

Oct 2015Present

Hospitality Institute of Australia

RSA Training

Apr 2010Present

Supervisor Course S1 S2 S3

IML TRAINING

Supervisor training

Jan 1993Jan 1994

Trade certificate

Ithaca Trades School QLD

Engineering Tradesperson ( Vehicle BLDG)

Jan 1991Jan 1992

Engineering Tradesperson ( Vehicle BLDG)

Dandenong Tafe College

Engineering Tradesperson ( Vehicle BLDG)

Engineering vehicle BLDG Apprenticeship

Jan 1987Jan 1990

Year 10 Completion

Pakenham secondary college

Year 10 Completion

Achiements

  • Engineering Tradesperson ( Vehicle BLDG)
  • Finished apprenticeship 6months ahead of completion time.
  • Most committed client for Action Business Coaching Awards 2008
  • Nominated most results for Action Business Coaching 2009