JASON ****** *******

  • CERTIFIED WELDING INSPECTOR
  • OKLAHOMA
  • Updated 1 year ago
NDT or Inspection Qualification:

AWS CWI

Jason Chaffin

Address: 36092 Pinehill Road, Bristow, OK 74010

Phone: (918) 510-3906 Email: [email protected]

 

A versatile, collaborative, accomplished, and knowledgeable professional with a successful track record and a knack for leading people in the right direction. Experience close to 10 years. Outstanding organizational and problem-solving skills. Highly collaborative with a knack for building productive relationships that allow smooth functioning while driving others towards excellence and attaining business goals.

Possess verifiable leadership, interpersonal, and communication skills that help put across things with a crisp point. A remarkably successful mentor to peers and colleagues, owing to exceptional people’s skills and always giving them the nudge in the right direction to go the extra mile and helped in achieving what seemed difficult, with ease. Have a solid track record in achieving the set goals and delivering personal best at every step of the way to provide optimal results. Thrive in fast-paced business environments and cherish a chance to self-manage things through the innate problem-solving skills and never say never attitude.

 

Skill Areas: wAWS CWI Certification wWeld Testing & Documentation wStrong Written & Verbal Communication Skills wAs Built Drawings wWelder Qualification Records wStrong Leadership Skills wComputer Proficient wSafety Knowledge wProficiency at Reading Blueprints wProcedure Qualification Records wSupervisory Experience wWeld Map Preparation wPipeline Inspections wReport Writing wFamiliar with API 1104 & D1.1 wSMAW, FCAW, GMAW, GTAW.

 

Professional Experience

 

(2018 – Present)

AWS Certified Welding Inspector

The contract for Atlanta Gas Light/Southern Company, E2 Consulting Engineers, Atlanta, GA

®     CWI-19053381

®     Anomaly digs in and around Atlanta, GA.

®     Responsible for all aspects of safety on the worksite and contractor billing to the gas company for materials and completed tasks/hours.

®     Responsible for coordination of multiple construction contractors on multiple sites.

®     Responsible for the coordination of various NDT vendors and for as-built drawings.

®     Worked independently, with minimal supervision.

®     Daily reporting and weekly reporting.

®     Ensure that the contractor had the appropriate paperwork.  (permits for lane closures, MTR’s, etc.).

®     Weld map and maintain a weld log for each worksite.

 

The contract for OneOk, QCS by RIGUP, Austin, TX

®     CWI-19053381

®     New pipeline construction, OneOk’s S2CVJ pipeline.  50.3 miles of 20”

®     Inspect welds and report on mainline progress

®     Inspect and report on weld repairs, give contractor feedback on rework.

®     Inspect and report on tie in welds

®     Coordinate with X-ray technicians to facilitate NDT

®     Familiar with weld blueprints and alignment sheets

®     Weld mapping. Use of iPad and reporting systems specific to the gas company.

®     Audit welders for compliance to WPS and report on any non-conformances

 

The contract for OneOk, Tulsa Inspection Resources, Tulsa, OK

®     CWI-19053381

®     New pipeline construction, OneOk’s Arbuckle II pipeline. 53 miles of 30”

®     Inspect welds and report on mainline progress

®     Inspect and report on weld repairs and tie in welds

®     Coordinate with X-ray technicians to facilitate NDT

®     Familiar with weld blueprints and alignment sheets

®     Weld mapping. Use of iPad and reporting systems specific to the gas company.

®     Audit welders for compliance to WPS and report on any non-conformances.

 

The contract for OneOk, Frontier Integrity Solutions, Tulsa, OK

®     CWI -19053381

®     New pipeline construction, OneOk’s Elk Creek Pipeline, spread 4 – 97 miles of 20″, Spread 9 – 53 miles of 20.”

®     Inspect welds and report on mainline progress

®     Inspect and report on weld repairs and tie in welds

®     Coordinate with X-ray technicians to facilitate NDT

®     Familiar with weld blueprints and alignment sheets

®     Weld mapping, various computer reporting including iPad

®     Audit welders for compliance to applicable WPS.

 

Unitherm Food Systems, Bristow, OK (2014 – 2018)

Shop Foreman

®     Oversaw and coordinated efforts of 45-55 shop employees, including welders, machinists, and mechanics across multiple shifts

®     Trained new employees in safety, quality, and production standards and best practices

®     Managed and participated in the installation and repairs of complex industrial equipment, including motor and pump replacement

®     Directed all shop maintenance efforts and participated directly in the installation and maintenance of all shop equipment, including breaks, shears, welding equipment, blast booth, boiler, and CNC machining equipment.

®     Communicated operational and budgetary issues and changes to engineering and management daily

®     Verified product quality by checking products for accuracy and completing necessary adjustments

®     Reduced rework and overtime costs by improving first pass yield

 

Victory Energy, Cushing, OK (2012 – 2014)

Shop Foreman

®     Oversaw the manufacturing and reconditioning of various boiler equipment

®     Responsible for plant safety program

®     Coordinated and performed various maintenance projects such as installing plate rolls, welding machines, overhead cranes, and building maintenance.

®     Fit and welded economizers, boilers, and various pipework

®     Supervised over 20 welders using SMAW, GMAW, GTAW, FCAW, plate roll operators, machinists, plasma table operators, and assemblers across multiple shifts

®     Coordinated with NDT personnel, managed contract welders

®     Approved payroll and scheduled workload and budget for all projects to include 100% on-time delivery

®     Coordinated with shipping department on load out of equipment

®     Coordinated and communicate with QC to comply with company requirements

 

 

Professional Development & Credentials

 

High School Diploma | Bristow Public High, Bristow, OK                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           1995

Electrical Engineering | Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology – Okmulgee – Okmulgee, OK

 

Certifications:

AWS Certified Welding Inspector 19053381