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Walter Hamrick

Odessa, TX

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Meticulous electrical contractor, excellent at juggling multiple tasks and working under high pressure. Broad industry experience includes industrial electronic service and installation, VFD auto drill systems, infra-red gas detection systems, project management skills, and PLC manufacturing.

Work Experience

Field Service Technician

National Oilwell Varco
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Odessa, TX
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October 2012 to Present

Technician for all MD Totco instrumentation, monitoring, and optimization equipment. Services include installation and calibration of auto drillers, ultrasonic sensors, and infrared gas detectors. Installation and service of all IMO MD Totco instrumentation.

Shop Manager / Technician

T.P. Meyers Inc
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Austin, TX
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July 2009 to October 2012

Troubleshoot electrical/electronic control circuits for computer motherboards and power supplies. Responsible for shipping and receiving all shop product. Provide customer service.

Electrical Contractor / Shop Foreman

R&R Generator & Electrical Services
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New Iberia, LA
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March 2007 to September 2008

Refurbish SCR systems and generators for platform rig operations.

PLC Apprentice

Prewired
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Long Island, NY
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May 2006 to November 2006

Worked with clients to provide task specific PLC systems for automated line production. Learned to read basic ladder logic.

Electrical Contractor

R&R Generator & Electrical Services
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Lafayette, LA
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February 2000 to December 2005

Electrical Apprentice

R&R Generator & Electrical Services
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Odessa, TX
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March 2001 to April 2001

Worked in assembly of all electrical components on drilling rig. Construction would be completed in US borders, then shipped overseas where re-assembly would be required. Installed wiring and electrical for multiple commercial rig sites in Karachaganak, Kazakhstan from March 2001 to April 2001. Refurbished SCR systems for Chevron Oil in Tengiz, Kazakhstan from September 2001 to November 2001. Complete install and termination of VARCO Top Drive Systems for PEMEX in Villahermosa, Tabasco, Mexico. August 2005.

Electrician's Assistant

R&R Generator & Electrical Services
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Odessa, TX
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April 1997 to June 1999

Assisted master electrician in production of basic electrical components, ie. DC motors and area lighting.

Education

General Studies

University of Texas at Arlington -
Arlington, TX

2002 to 2003

General Studies

University of Louisiana at Lafayette -
Lafayette, LA

1999 to 2001

Diploma

Permian High School -
Odessa, TX

1998

Skills

Private Pilot of Rotorcraft - Veracity Aviation, Georgetown, TX

Additional Information

Skills 
 
| AC/DC control circuitry 
| VFD and SCR 
| Instrumentation / Optimization 
| Control circuit troubleshooting 
| Electro-mechanical proficiency 
| Excellent interpersonal skills 
 
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