Steve Burchett

  • 119 Pennsylvania ave. Chester, WV 26034 

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I have had numerous training classes the have been taught by the Boilermakers union. These classes have ranged from manpower management and human interaction to blueprint reading and welding. 

I have  Osha training with 10 and 30 hour classes.

Osha certified rigger and crane signal person.

Twic card

Certified welder in the following processes: SMAW,GTAW,FCAW.

Work History

Work History
Oct 2007 - Mar 2015

Journeyman boilermaker

Local 154

Various contractors.

Perform the duties of a journeyman boilermaker. These duties include the following: Welding, high pressure boiler tube welding,rigging of components for replacement. Fabrication or modification of components and assemblies as needed for fitment. Duties also include setting up of work areas,material procurement and coordination with other crafts. Responsible for the supervision and safety of less experienced boilermakers,such as apprentices and trainees.

Jul 2014 - Oct 2014


Songer steel services

Oversaw the reline of blast furnace. Scope of work included the supervision of all modifications and manpower of reline project. This was a challenging project given the fact that this type of modification had never been performed previously. Due to age and condition of furnace,several field modifications had to be performed. Project involved intense coordination with various crafts and plant personnel. 

Aug 2010 - Dec 2011

Pipefitter foreman

Aker Kaverner


Duties included: Supervision of pipefitters involved in the construction of a new rolling pipe mill. Project involved thousands of feet of bent and welded pipe. Oversaw the installation of furnace components,hydraulic piping,and gas and water piping. 

Oct 2009 - Dec 2009

Journeyman boilermaker


General foreman

Duties included: Modification of boiler outlet duct for installation of LPA screen assemblies. Supervised a crew of 30 men. Ensured all welds and installation of components were completed per customer and engineering specifications. 

Jun 2009 - Sep 2009

Journeyman boilermaker



Duties included: Supervision of boilermakers on superheat element and roof tube replacement. Project also involved the re-vamping of main steam drum of boiler. Project called for over 1,000 pressure welds with a rejection rate of .002% between two shifts.

Oct 2006 - Jun 2009

Journeyman boilermaker

Bechtel corporation

General foreman and foreman.

Duties included: Responsible for installation of structural iron and duct work for the largest emissions project in the country. Scope of work involved the installation of over 2.5 miles of ductwork and several hundred thousand tons of iron.Oversaw manpower requirements ranging from 10 to over 200 men,also involving multiple crafts. 

Oct 2004 - Sep 2006

Journeyman boilermaker/Foreman


Foreman on construction of various size tanks and vessels.

Duties included: Manpower management,equipment and materials management.

Responsible for ensuring welding and fabrication of tanks and vessels were completed to engineering and customer specifications as well as meeting critical deadlines. Jobs were completed with the goal of zero injuries and no lost time  accidents.


Sep 1983 - May 1987

Oak glen high school

New Cumberland,WV 26047

Graduated with diploma.



Sandy Burchett

Superintendent with Day & Zimmerman


Broch Elliot

Boilermaker foreman


Tom Tittle