Sample Offshore Welder Resume

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Michael French
3336 Oakway Lane
Los Angeles, CA 90017

Job Objective Looking for an Offshore Welder position that will allow me to heighten my career in this field.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Wide experience in plate, pipe and structural welding in offshore and shipyard
  • Profound knowledge of welding techniques
  • Exceptional knowledge of metallurgy
  • Proficient with metal stress fatigue methods
  • Skilled in design and layout procedures
  • Amazing ability to follow complex instructions from Supervisor
  • Immense ability to interpret blueprints and welding symbols
  • Outstanding ability to operate torches, forklifts and cranes safely

Professional Experience:

Offshore Welder
Rowan Companies, Inc, Los Angeles, CA
August 2007 – Present


  • Performed maintenance, fabrication and high pressure welding effectively.
  • Adhered to safety policies and participated in safety meetings.
  • Selected materials and equipment required for welding.
  • Positioned, clamped, and aligned metal pieces before welding.
  • Carried out vertical, horizontal and overhead welding.
  • Operated arc, gas-shielded arc, submerged arc and gas welding equipment.
  • Dismantled and reassembled parts for repair purposes.
  • Assembled metal parts by bolting and riveting.

Offshore Welder
Superior Energy Services, Inc, Los Angeles, CA
May 2004 – July 2007


  • Assisted in determining labor and material costs for welding projects.
  • Reviewed welding procedures and recommended improvements.
  • Welded stacking assemblies, skids, stands and distribution frames.
  • Completed projects as per approved specifications.
  • Performed field operations and on-call services.
  • Maintained the work environment clean and organized.
  • Maintained professional demeanor when dealing with clients.
  • Developed preventive maintenance and emergency procedures.


Bachelor’s Degree in Welding Engineering
Truman State University, Kirksville, MO

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