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Shane McNiel

Welder/ Fabricator

Lincoln, NE


To have the privilege of using skills and knowledge gained through my experience in a challenging career with advancement opportunities.

Work Experience

Welder/ Fabricator

Mid-West Detailing Steel Fabrication
Lincoln, NE

February 2010 to March 2012

* Able to read detailed blueprints from our company and others 
* Operate forklift 
* Weld in many different positions 
* Weld with many different temperatures 
* Have the right knowledge to know how to set the welder for different thickness' of metal 
* Operate plasma cutter and O/A cutting torch 
* Manage a shipping list for material to be shipped to customers 
* Paint material with air-less paint gun and clean and maintain tool

Welder/ Fabricator

Mid-West Detailing Steel Fabrication
Lincoln, NE

September 2010 to December 2010

* Able to read and understand well detailed blueprints and plans 
* Perform Mig welding on several different metal thicknesses 
* Run and operate stationary and movable spot welders. 
* Use and manage the use of jigs and templates to complete jobs 
* Deliver the highest standards in quality of work and production 
* Stick to deadlines given at the start of the day 
* Run and operate forklifts and pallet jacks

Wholesale Technician

Mid-West Detailing Steel Fabrication
Lincoln, NE

June 2010 to December 2010

* Reconditioned used vehicles to be sold at auction 
* Detailed used vehicles for auction 
* Detailed customers vehicles after collision work was completed 
* Delivered customers cars to their homes when requested

Foreman/ Laborer

Lee's Welding, Inc
Murdock, NE

May 2008 to May 2010

* Lead a crew safely through a water pipeline project 
* Completed project with all welds passing inspection 
* Worked one on one with client assuring job ran smoothly 
* Performed stick welding on a bridge project in Omaha. Also completed torch work and air arching 
* Completed various bolt up projects at ADM ethanol plant. 
* Restored and painted a pickup start to finish 
* Performed a complete paint job on another pickup 
* Have completed various types of welding from mig welding to stick welding on various small projects 
* Prepared various types of paperwork and forms

Welder/ Pipe Fitter

Ho-Ad Industries
Fort Lupton, CO

January 2008 to April 2008

* Completed welding work such as mig and stick welding 
* Performed millwright work that included cutting, torching, and some grinding. 
* Performed general laborer tasks including jackhammer and basic rigging tasks.

Welder/ Millwright

Wanzek Construction
Wahpeton, ND

June 2007 to September 2007

* Performed mig welding, air arch, torch work, and millwright tasks 
* Completed basic rigging and general laborer

Welder Assistant

Elkhorn Construction
Evanston, WY

February 2007 to May 2007

* Became familiar with pipe ISO blueprints, read and took measurements 
* Performed various boilermaker prep work 
* Completed physical inventory and became familiar with pipe size and thickness 
* Performed various general laborer tasks 
26300 S. 84th St. Firth, Nebraska 68358 402-802-6872 
Rodger Williamson, Owner 
Mid-West Detailing Steel Fabrication 
Lincoln, NE 68502 
Jeremy Johnson, Foreman/ Welder 
Mid-West Detailing Steel Fabrication 
Lincoln, NE 68502 
Mr. Tyler Long, Welder 
Lee's Welding Inc. 
Lincoln, NE 68502 
Mr. Travis Schendt, Heavy Equipment Operator/ Truck driver 
Diamond Lime 
Edgar, NE 68935 
Mr. Chris Rager, Electricians apprentice 
Lonergan Electric Services 
Lincoln, NE 68505 


Auto Collision Repair Technology

Milford, NE

January 2007

Additional Information

* Certified up to the 6-G position for MIG welding 
* Operate forklifts and man lifts properly and safely 
* Operate and maintain heavy machinery 
* Torch work and cutting 
* Ability to manage time and meet deadlines 
* Self motivated