Welder/Fabricator/Fitter

Dan L. Downey

1010 Towering Oaks Court

Lakeland, Florida 33813

 (863) 944-5486 (Cell)

Eleeann81@aol.com

 

Objective:  A position as an active employee, involving responsibility and working with others as a team member in/or related to the field of welding, with special interest in securing a position with a solid company that can utilize my welding/fitting skills.

 

Qualification Summary

 

  • Extensive knowledge in welding and metal fabrication for over 20 years.
  • Strong ability and in-depth knowledge of complex welding processes, uses of jigs, fixtures and other template equipment, physical dexterity for welding and fabrication processes, and blueprint interpretation.
  • Competent general inspection of weld joints, welding in common welding processes, and proficiency in most areas of general welding and fabrication.

 

Work History

Integrated Metal – Lakeland, Florida

Welder

(12/2014-Present)

  • Fabrication from blueprints
  • MIG/TIG
    • Aluminum
    • Carbon Steel
    • Stainless
    • High Hard Steel
    • 3G certified (all of the above)

 

S&B Metal – Lakeland, Florida

Welder

(05/2013-07/2014)

  • MIG/TIG
  • CNC Mill
  • Manual Bridgeport Mill
  • Lathe

 

Atlantic Sheet Metal Corp – Norcross, Georgia

Welder/Fabricator

(09/2012-11/21/2012)

  • TIG weld 0.063 aluminum
  • TIG weld stainless steel
  • Fabrication from blueprint
  • Operate sheer, hydraulic CNC brake press and Roper Whitney box pan brake, and CNC rolls

 

F&S Superb Marine – Palatka, Florida

Welder/Pipe Fitter

(04/2012-06/2012)

  • Pipe welder on copper nickel and stainless for Newcastle shipyard
  • Fitting copper nickel and stainless pipe
  • Running oil, water, and fuel lines

 

 


Worldwide Labor – Morton, Illinois

Welder

(08/2011-12/2011)

  • Production pulse MIG welding contracting through Matcor
  • Pressure test fuel cells for Caterpillar and John Deere

 

Keller Mechanical and Engineering – Lakeland, Florida

Welder/Fitter

(07/2010-05/2011)

  • Welder/Fitter
  • MIG/TIG/Stick
  • Certified Food Grade stainless TIG, aluminum up to ¾, carbon steel 1 inch
  • Copper nickel
  • Forklift Operator
  • Crane Operator
  • Brake Press Operator
  • CNC Plasma
  • CNC Bridgeport Mill
  • CNC Hann lathe
  • Pipe Bender
  • Blueprints
  • Brazed copper pipe

 

METFAB – Lakeland, Florida

Welder/Fitter

(06/1997-11/2009)

  • Welder/Fitter
    • MIG/TIG/Stick
    • Certified Food Grade stainless TIG, aluminum up to ¾, carbon steel 1 inch
    • Flux core Mig welding experience
    • Copper nickel
    • Worked at Tampa Shipyard
    • Shipping/receiving
    • Forklift Operator
    • Brazed copper pipe
    • Crane Operator
    • Brake Press Operator
    • CNC Plasma
    • CNC Bridgeport Mill
    • CNC Hann lathe
    • Pipe Bender
    • Blueprints
    • Mandrel Pipe Bending
    • Shipyard experience
    • Pressure vessel test welding on ammonia bullets
    • Welded acid tanks, also pressure tested

Education

Miller Electric – 2008

Atlanta, Georgia

  • MIG/Stick – Certified up to 1 inch carbon steel
  • TIG – Aluminum up to ¾ inch
  • MIG – Aluminum up to ½ inch
  • MIG – Up to ¼ inch stainless

 

Lincoln Electric - 2008

Cleveland, Ohio

  • TIG – Up to ¼ inch Food Grade stainless
  • MIG – ¼ inch stainless

 

No high school diploma or GED.

 

 

References upon request - (I did contract work for a while.  That is why for a few years I was at different jobs for short periods of time in multiple locations)

 

  • ID#: 95951
  • Location: Lakeland, FL , 33813

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