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JACOB CALLAHAN

Greenwood,SC

Summary

My name is Jacob Callahan, I am a student at Piedmont Technical College. I am currently employed by Centerline Engineering Solutions. My daily work is focused in the CNC machinist area of the shop; I have now transitioned into the press brake area. I have a background in welding shops/production line, mostly GMAW and FCAW in all positions. At ACS Manufacturing, my daily task included welding and fabricating pressurized vessels for Cummins / Caterpillar engines, operating as fuel storage that supply backup generators for large companies, hospitals, Facebook, Amazon and other large corporations. I am Level 3 Certified welder in FCAW at ACS, certified upon degree completion with SMAW and GTAW through the welding degree program at Piedmont Technical College. in May of 2024. I have leadership skills, inventory, and waste management through Chick-fil-A of Greenwood for 4 years. I display strong work ethic, time management, integrity, and I have a diligent attitude towards the task at hand. I take pride in my work and ensure it is up to standard with facility requirements. I am well driven, and focused on advancement and long term success with your company.

Overview

7
7
years of professional experience
1
1
Certification

Work History

CNC Machine Operator /CNC Press Brake Operator

Centerline Engineering Solutions
2023.07 - Current
  • Properly loaded and unloaded materials in and out of machines.
  • Inspected finished parts by checking for defects to meet quality standards.
  • Monitored machines during operation to make adjustments when necessary and produce quality parts.
  • Performed daily cleaning to keep machines in good working condition and prolong equipment lifespan.
  • Maintained tight tolerances with design specifications.
  • Increased efficiency by expertly operating press brake machines and maintaining optimal production rates.
  • Enhanced product quality by conducting thorough inspections and identifying areas for improvement.
  • Collaborated with team members to optimize workflow and improve overall productivity.

Fabrication Welder

ACS Manufacturing Inc
2022.05 - 2023.07
  • Weld metal components in vertical, overhead and flat positions.
  • Read and followed blueprints and weld diagrams.
  • Cut, grinded and bent edges of materials to be joined for snug fit using power grinders and hand tools.
  • Used cutting torches to shape and cut metal for custom fit
  • Measured and cut metal pieces to correct length and angle to attain proper fit and alignment of pieces.
  • Maintained safety by wearing protective equipment, staying alert and following procedures.
  • Communicated with supervisors and engineers to verify quality of finished work met specifications.
  • Resolved weld-related problems by researching and using appropriate repair practices
  • Made steel form parts using various cutting equipment and welded part together per specifications.
  • Inspected welds for accuracy and conformance to specifications.
  • Prepared surfaces for welding by smoothing and removing debris to achieve proper adhesion and weld quality.
  • Bolted, clamped and tack-welded parts to secure components prior to welding.

Back of House Manager

Chick-fil-A
2017.04 - 2022.05
  • Motivated staff to perform at peak efficiency and quality.
  • Oversaw food preparation and monitored safety protocols.
  • Trained staff on proper cooking procedures as well as safety regulations and productivity strategies.
  • Kept facility compliant with health codes, sanitation requirements and license regulations, alleviating potentially heavy fines.
  • Packed and unpacked shipments, reporting discrepancies and keeping precise log of receipts.
  • Maintained effective supply levels by monitoring and reordering food stock and dry goods.
  • Ordered store inventory daily
  • Worked closely with BOH director to oversee lost revenue through faulty or damaged product

Fabrication Welder

VMC
2021.10 - 2022.03

When employed under Valkenberg equipment, I worked with custom parts to assemble brush cutter heads for tractor attachments. The fabrication portion of this assembly process included having parts to be cut, welded, repaired, and finalized for transition to the next segment of production. While working there I utilized milling machine, stationary saw, iron worker, and other hand tools such as angle grinders, and plasma cutters to assemble the product. Within one work day, I would complete 1 complete head to meet quota.

Education

Degree - Welding

Piedmont Technical College
Greenwood
12.2023

Bachelor of Science - Nursing

Lander University
Greenwood, SC
03.2022

Skills

  • GMAW / FCAW / GTAW / SMAW welding
  • Hand Torches
  • Plasma Cutters
  • Crane and Hoist Equipment Operation
  • Use of 25 Ton Overhead Crane
  • Knowledge of Heavy Equipment
  • Equipment Safety
  • Hand and Power Tool Operation
  • Precision Measuring Instruments
  • Efficient with tape measure
  • Blueprint Interpretation
  • Custom Fabrication
  • Assembly
  • Critical Thinking
  • Defect Repair
  • CNC machining
  • Press Brake Operator

Certification

  • Forklift Certification, ACS Manufacturing - Jan 2023
  • CPR Certified, Lander Nursing - 2019-2022
  • Basic Welding Certificate
  • GMAW, GTAW, SMAW Certificate
  • FCAW 3G/4G certification 2022

References

David Stumbo - Greenwood, SC Solicitor, 8th Judicial District (803)/(864) 422-2781


Lee Going - Piedmont Technical College Welding Instructor - going.d@ptc.edu - (864) 941-8512


Brian Whitaker - Chick-fil-A Operator Greenwood, SC - (864) 992-1457


Jay brooks - Piedmont Technical College Welding Instructor - (864) 992-9929


Paul Foges - ACS Manufacturing Supervisor - (864)971-2138

Timeline

CNC Machine Operator /CNC Press Brake Operator

Centerline Engineering Solutions
2023.07 - Current

Fabrication Welder

ACS Manufacturing Inc
2022.05 - 2023.07

Fabrication Welder

VMC
2021.10 - 2022.03

Back of House Manager

Chick-fil-A
2017.04 - 2022.05

Degree - Welding

Piedmont Technical College

Bachelor of Science - Nursing

Lander University
  • Forklift Certification, ACS Manufacturing - Jan 2023
  • CPR Certified, Lander Nursing - 2019-2022
  • Basic Welding Certificate
  • GMAW, GTAW, SMAW Certificate
  • FCAW 3G/4G certification 2022
JACOB CALLAHAN