At the end of the course, you will understand the basic math used for certified welding inspectors (CWI) in the welding industry. We’ll outline and discuss; how to properly read a decimal number to the millionth of an inch, adding fractions together, converting fractions to decimals, converting inches in fractions to millimeters in decimal form, calculate the area of a circle, tensile strength, percentage of elongation, heat input and carbon equivalency in metals. The purpose of this course is to provide insight about welding and welding inspections. This course will also provide some basic welding processes and D1.1 examples and explanation of procedur
Adjunct Welding Instructor since August 2012 to Current Local Community College - Houston, TX
I teach a combination of Welding lecture and lab classes for SMAW, GMAW, FCAW, GTAW, Blueprint Reading for Welders, CWI seminar prep course and Advance Pipe Welding which may include evening and weekends. Maintain accurate records of student enrollment, attendance, and academic progress. Day-to-day operations include assisting students toward successful program completion and fostering student achievement. Collaborate with an advisory committee of industry professionals to review programs that results in developing and maintaining curriculum that meets current industry standards. Manage student learning outcomes assessment such that the results of the assessment lead to meaningful instructional development.
Operations Support Specialist and Welding Technician since June 1992 to Current with CRC-Evans (Automatic Welding) Stanley Black & Decker Oil and Gas- Houston, TX
As an Operations Support Specialist with CRC-Evans, my duties include identifying parts that will be needed to support pipeline welding projects, quoting and selling parts to customers, monitoring projects to determine the number of parts used per weld, and repair rates. Preparing, monitoring and receiving all projects reports such as usage reports, damage reports, and equipment acceptance reports, which are reviewed for accuracy and passed on for processing in our database. Analyze consigned inventory and review list of consumables and spares in order to provide inventory information to technicians in the field.
As a Welding Technician with CRC-Evans Automatic Welding, I supervised and supported the Automatic Welding Equipment, Coordinate and planning maintenance of Equipment, Monitor the welding activity in accordance with welding specification and welding Engineering, Training welders and personnel, Support and assistance the Field Service Technician, Supply Technical Data, Organize Storage of spare parts to insure the maintenance of equipment, Organize rotation of Personnel. Provides direction and assistance to the team in order to meet assigned objectives. Work within defined parameters to make decisions, apply concepts to issues and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning. Preparing all projects reports such as usage reports, damage reports, and equipment acceptance reports, which are reviewed for accuracy and passed on for processing in our database. Familiar with NDT procedures and operations (UT, RT, PT, VT, MT and other similar methods of NDT). Ability to weld with and trouble shoot welding processes such as SMAW, GMAW, FCAW, GTAW, SAW, etc.