A professional craftsman that is driven to complete projects with the highest standards of craftsmanship; intentional about seeking out new skills and improving upon current skill set; filled with a sense of pride when a project is completed; energized by working with a crew of like minded professionals; accustomed to working with little to no supervision and being accountable for work; dedicated to working safely and efficiently; finds satisfaction from a hard days work.

Work History

Work History

Building Trades Steamfitter

Oct 2007 - Present
United Association Local 290

Installing various types of pipe (carbon steel, copper, PVC, CPVC, stainless steel, etc) for a multitude of systems (hydronic, steam, pneumatic, chemical, VESDA, etc.) using varying methods (bonding, welding, bolt up, screw, grooved, brazing, soldering,etc.)Retrofitting steam/hydronic systems by replacing appropriate control valves and steam traps in existing systems. Working with and around live piping systems.  

Working knowledge of Autodesk AutoCad, CADmep and Fabrication software to create 3D models, and spool drawings from blue prints and Naviswork models. Verify BIM to field received prints and documents using Navisworks. Capable of creating hand drawn isometric drawings and detailing pipe runs.

The use of: power tools, hand tools, scissor lifts, boom lifts, scaffolding, ladders, personal protective equipment, pre-task planning, and blue prints.  

Servicing and maintaining comfort heating and cooling equipment through the use of diagnostic equipment (multimeter, gauges, etc.) and use of building level control software.  Replacing minor (relays, contactors, belts, filters, etc) and major components (coils, compressors, motors, etc.)

Field Representative

Dec 2000 - Apr 2007
Nielsen Media Research

Install, maintain, and repair Nielsen monitoring equipment in compliance with Nielsen Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).  Interview households to gather demographic information using proper techniques.  Communicate with field office and other field representatives through e-mail and over the phone.  Ensure cooperator’s satisfaction with Nielsen Media Research by providing service in a timely and professional manner.

Technical Support Representative/Repair Technician/Quality Assurance Technician

Mar 1999 - Dec 2000
LaCie Limited

Solved hardware and software issues over the phone.  Reported bugs with hardware and software when applicable.  Worked alongside engineering staff to create troubleshooting documents for use in house and for end users.  Processed returns on defective equipment.  

Worked extensively to resolve hardware issues reported by customers.  Repaired/replaced defective components.  Logged product failure reasons and rates.

Tested products prior to shipment.  Diagnosed failed equipment and took corrective measure to assure quality in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).



Building Trades Journeyman

Jan 2008 - Jun 2015
UA Local 290 Training Center

Associate of Applied Science

Sep 1998 - Sep 2000
ITT Technical Institute

Electronic EngineeringTechnology 



Class 5 Pressure Piping Mechanic

Aug 2014 - Oct 2017
State of Oregon

This is a Pressure Piping Mechanic license. A person holding this license may fabricate, install, alter and repair pressure piping; install boilers and pressure vessels by attachment pf piping connections; and install, assemble and repair cast iron sectional boilers.

Limited Energy Class B

Jun 2014 - Jul 2017
State of Oregon

Limited Energy Class B Technicians install, maintain, replace and repair electrical systems and equipment of under 100 volt-amperes, including communications systems (data telecommunications, intercom and paging) and specialized control systems (HVAC, medical, boiler, clock and instrumentation).

EPA Section 608 Universal

Mar 2008 - Present
United Association

Persons who maintain, service, repair, or dispose of small appliances as well as high and low pressure equipment

UA Foreman Certification

Apr 2014 - Apr 2018
United Association


Nov 2009 - Present
OSHA - Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Transportation Worker Identification Credential

Nov 2014 - Nov 2019
TSA - Transportation Security Administration

UA-18A Automatic Orbital Welding

Sep 2015 - Mar 2016
United Association

National Career Readiness Certification

Jul 2015 - Present
ACT - American College Testing

Applied Mathematics - Platinum Level

Reading for information - Platinum Level

Locating Information - Gold Level