Derrick Jackson

  • Rockford IL
  • derrickwaynejackson@yahoo.com
Derrick Jackson

Work History

Work History
Oct 2014 - May 2015

Corrosion Technician

AGL Resource

  • Responsible to perform required readings (i.e. annual test points, isolated services, casings, bonds, foreign crossings) in compliance with applicable codes, standards, and procedures.
  • Responsible for timely cathodic protection troubleshooting (i.e. low systems, shorted conditions)
  • Responsible for timely creation of remediation work orders (i.e. install anodes, clear short, install insulator, repair / replace test station). Follows through with necessary departments to ensure timely completion.
  • Responsible for maintenance and updates of corrosion control mapping systems (Atlas pages / GIS) in a timely fashion
  • Responsible for performance of QA checks on reads performed by others
  • Responsible for troubleshooting and maintenance of rectifiers
  • Responsible for calibrating half-cells in accordance with procedures
  • Responsible for bridge inspections (exposed) crossings in accordance with procedures
  • Responsible for design of cathodic protection systems

Oct 2013 - Oct 2014

Corrosion Tech (Bell Hole Tech)

Southern Cross Pipeline Integity

Examine exposed pipelines for damage to the pipe directly or to the coating.

 Performed evaluations and  UT and MT testing to determine appropriate repair.

 Over saw excavation of damaged pipe, removed coating and replace coating appropriately.

 Collect data and document activities, issues, and progression of project.

 Manage inventory for all tools and survey equipment

To be familiar with all required codes , appropriate use of equipment and safety standards

Recognize Abnormal Operating Conditions 

 Conduct Close Interval Survey

 Obtain a Voltage and Current Output Reading from a Rectifier

 Check for Proper Operation of a Rectifier

 Measure Structure-to-Soil Potentials

 Inspect and Perform Electrical Test of Bonds and Isolation Devices

 Inspect for Physical Damage on Buried or Submerged Pipe

 Inspect for External Corrosion on Buried or Submerged Pipe

 Inspect the Condition of External Coating on Buried or Submerged Pipe

 Repair Shorted Casings

 Visual Inspection of Atmospheric Coating

 Measure Corroded Area

 Locate line, Install appropriate temporary markers, Inspect and maintain  markers

 CAD Weld

 DCVG

Perform UT and MT

Apr 2006 - Oct 2009

Corrosion Technician (Bell Hole Tech)

EMS Incorporated

Examine exposed pipelines for damage to the pipe directly or to the coating.

 Performed evaluations and  UT and MT testing to determine appropriate repair.

 Over saw excavation of damaged pipe, removed coating and replace coating appropriately.

 Collect data and document activities, issues, and progression of project.

 Manage inventory for all tools and survey equipment.

Mar 2006 - Aug 2004

Corrosion Tech

Matcor

Full ECDA

CIS

DCVG

ACVG

PCM

Oct 2003 - Jul 2004

Lead Man Corrosion Construction

Farwest Corrosion

Ground Bed Instillation

Rectifier Installation

Jan 1991 - Mar 2002

Ramp Supervisor

Southwest Airlines

Marshaling in the aircraft

Off-loading and on-loading baggage

Cleaning the inside of the aircraft

Servicing the lavatories and pushing the aircraft back.

Education

Education
Aug 1990 - Jun 1997

Aviation Managment

Texas Southern University

Skills

Skills

Guides

ASNT

visual materials

BUDGETS

NACE