Journeyman Operator/ Facility Operations Lead
Atkins Nuclear US/ SNC-Lavalin
Oversight of Operations on the Large Scale Testing Platform including Operation of Compressed Air Systems, Flushwater Systems and Pumps as well as General Maintenance and Ensuring proper Valve Orientation.
Setting and Adjusting pressure regulators on the PJM manifold to achieve targeted individual PJM suction and drive pressures.
Installation and Removal of inline system components such as flowmeters and coreolis meters as well as pumps for visual inspections.
Crane and Hoist operations assisting Iron workers and Pipe fitters with materials during platform additions or modifications as well as Demag operations for removal and installation of drexelbrook level sensing equipment.
Ensures simulant batch makeup and Performance of slurry transfers from storage tanks to the Full Scale Testing Vessel which housed the Pulse Jet Mixers- PJMs.
Data Logging in QL-3 and NQA-1 Test Binders as well as Reviewing and Completion for accuracy to be sent to Bechtel/AECOM and DOE.
Recording of Process Data thru the use of the Data Acquisition System to capture information in real time, data such as pump discharge and suction pressures, flowrates, air-link line and vessel head space pressures, temperatures, density, bubbler/sparger flowrates and other valuable data determining system effectiveness.
Performing double verification of PLC and BNI Controller parameters.
Rheometer Setup and Operation as well as Sampling of simulant to determine Density and Viscosity of material which are routinely sent for further Analysis to PNNL.
Performed multiple Confined Space Entries and served as the Attendant to Vessel Entries for test vessel cleanouts, inspections and assisted craft in modifications.