Donald Carter
Donald Carter
AWS Certified Welding Inspector AWS Certified Welding Educator ASNT ACCP LvL II VT
Assist in the administration and control of process quality codes and standards utilizing my years of experience in metal fabrication and inspection of both structural and pipe for Navy & Coast Guard Ships; Power Plants; Oil Platforms; Refineries; Skyscrapers and Robotics.

Ocean Springs, MS 39564

Certified Welding Inspector BureauVeritas @ Banker Steel Lynchburg, VA
July 2015 to October 2015
Inspect all Welds on Girders and Columns (70-100 ton units) for Hudson Yards Skyscrapers, NY
In Process-Final Visual and Dimensional Inspections/Monitor Preheat/ Approve for Transport
Witness NDE- MT for Partial Penetration Groove Welds; UT for Full Penetration Groove Welds
FCAW-SMAW-SAW-ESW/D1.1 & D1.5 7/12’s

Certified Welding Inspector Airbus/Comau Mobile, AL
May 2015 to July 2015
Pre Heat; VT final welds
GMAW-FCAW-SMAW/D1.1 for Structural & ASME B31.3 for Pipe 7/12’s

CWE Weld Instructor @ UA Pipe Local AWS CWI Gulfport, MS
April 2015 to July 2015
Instruct & Certify (10) Welders for AWS D1.1 3/8” Plate Test – SMAW 1G;2G;3G;4G

UA 568 Pipe Welder ICI- Rocket Engine Test
May 2015 to May 2015
stand @NASA
Torque Flanges/SMAW carbon steel/ASME B31.1

UA 568 Pipe Welder/Fitter Ms. Power/URS in Moss Point Moss Point, MS
January 2015 to March 2015
Fit-Welded-Installed 6″ SS Pipe for scrubber Unit GTAW-SMAW/ASME B31.1 7/12’s

UA 568 Pipe Welder Ms,Power/Day & Zimmerman in Moss Point Moss Point, MS
November 2014 to March 2015
Fit-Welded-Installed 6″ SS pipe for coal wash down on the train trestle. GTAW-SMAW 7/12’s

UA 568 Pipe Welder Ms. Power/Enerfab in Moss Point Moss Point, MS
January 2014 to November 2014
Fit-Welded-Installed SS pipe for Compressor unit GTAW-SMAW/B31.1 6/10’s

UA 568 Pipe Welder Donaghy Inc @ Keesler AF Base Biloxi, MS
January 2014 to January 2014
Welded carbon steel pipe for chiller units at Keesler AFB. Thread Pipe – SMAW
Employment History (continued)

UA 568 Pipe Foreman Ms. Power/Flour Maintenance Services
October 2013 to December 2013
Supervised the replacement of 16″ SS cooling lines & repair of Generator Housing 7/12’s

UA 619 Pipe Welder Ms.Power/Dixie Mechanical Kemper, Ms, US
August 2013 to October 2013
Welded-Installed 32″ auxiliary pipe for steam blow down GTAW-SMAW 7/12’s

UA 60 Pipe Welder BOH Brothers New Orleans, LA
July 2013 to August 2013
Welded x-ray pipe @ Valerio Refinery SMAW/API 1104 6/12’s

Warehouse Managed ASME Material Staging areas / UT assistant in Containment Area UA 43 Pipe Department @ Bechtel Spring City, TN
July 2012 to May 2013
for Watts Bar Nuclear Power Plant
Fit-Welded-Installed(32) Water Chiller Units SMAW-GTAW / Source Surveillance in Warehouse Managed ASME Material Staging areas / UT assistant in Containment Area

NDT Inspector SSGQ UA 468 Pipe Department @ Northrop Grumman Ingalls Shipyard Pascagoula, MS
March 2004 to June 2012
MS.-La.-VA. – Carbon-Copper-Copper Nickel-Stainless-Titanium GTAW-SMAW-Plate-Pipe-Tube
NDT Inspector SSGQ-8270 Material and Fit-up Verification-root pass/final weld inspection

Pipe Welder @ Metro Machine Works in Norfolk CUNI Norfolk, VA
2000 to March 2004
Welded pipe on US Navy / Amphibious Assault -DDG – Nuclear Aircraft Carrier GTAW-SMAW

Pipe Fitter/Welder/NDE Coordinator Friede Goldman Offshore
1997 to 2000
Worked on Semi-submersible oil Platforms for Noble Drilling & Diamond Offshore GTAW

Fitter/Welder Danous&Curole in Gulf of Mexico
1995 to 1997
Worked on Shell Offshore Oil Platforms in West Delta Block SMAW-FCAW

Store Mgr. /Collection Mgr ColorTyme
1984 to 1995
Key Rental/ColorTyme/Babers Leasing

Vocational Welding FCAW-SMAW-GMAW-GTAW Plate and PIPE MGCCC
Gautier, MS
1997 to 1998

Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Adobe Photoshop

November 2017

Certified Welding Educator
August 2015 to August 2019

OSHA 30 Hour
November 2015 to Present


Certified Welding Inspector
November 2017
11-1-2011 11-1-2017

Third Party Inspector
Nuclear Power Plant Experience (2012-2013)/Current OSHA 30(11-2015)
AWS Certified Welding Inspector 11110181(2011-2017)
AWS Certified Welding Educator 1508134E (2015-2019)
ASNT-ACCP Level II VT -GI- Inspector 236136(2014-2017)
UA 568 Journeyman Pipe Fitter/Welder 1506841(Since 2004)
NAVSEA Nondestructive Test Inspector-VT-SSGQ-8270(2006 to 2012)

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