Ronnie Williams

  • Pipeline Safety, Oil and Gas Safety
  • Sep 17, 2019
Contractor Construction Consultant Other QA-Quality Control

Personal Summary

Accomplished safety professional with extensive oil and gas experience (pipelines, refineries, gas plants, new construction in existing facilities, maintenance projects in existing plants, drilling rigs and workover rigs).  Ability to establish a “zero tolerance” working culture and promote a proactive culture for a variety of projects including new pipeline construction, maintenance of existing pipelines, refineries, power plants, C02 projects and drilling rigs.  Expertise in investigating incidents and accidents, performing root cause analysis, and developing and implementing solutions to prevent problem reoccurrence. Thorough knowledge of all safety regulations. Skilled at developing and delivering basic or advanced safety training in diverse environments or classroom settings.  Personable with the ability to build strong, professional relationships with project personnel.

With thirty plus years of oil and gas industry experience, audits, inspections, behavior-based observations, evaluation of work sites and recommendations, I have developed excellent resolution skills for implementing safety policies and procedures.  Have ability to interact effectively with contractors and management on all levels of pipeline construction, underground utilities, oil / gas development projects and I am able to promote a proactive culture instead of a reactive environment.

As a safety professional, I support, mentor, assist field personnel and supervisors with hazard recognition in the work place concerning observations, issues relative to federal, state, site, company and client safety policies / procedures.

Thank you for your time, I look forward to hearing from you to discuss any future opportunities that may be available. 

Sincerely,

Ronnie Williams

Work Experience

Safety Coodinator
- Aug 2019 QIS
  • Provided advice to supervision/field personnel regarding all phases of a pipeline project.
  • Performed inspections, audits, incident/accident investigations and injury management.
  • Provided orientation of project new hires and administer drug screens.
  • Performed root cause analysis, develop and implement solutions to prevent problem reoccurrence.
  • Established high level of safety awareness and environmental presence in the field.
  • Supported daily, weekly, monthly safety meetings and pre-job start up meetings.

 

 

Lead Safety Inspector (Sp 2)
May 2018 - Oct 2018 UPI
  • Provided advice to supervision/field personnel regarding all phases of a pipeline project.
  • Performed inspections, audits, incident/accident investigations and injury management.
  • Performed root cause analysis, develop and implement solutions to prevent problem reoccurrence.
  • Established high level of safety awareness and environmental presence in the field.
  • Supported daily, weekly, monthly safety meetings and pre-job start up meetings.

 

Safety Superintendent
Feb 2018 - Apr 2018 XCL Midstream
  • Provided advice to supervision/field personnel regarding all phases of a pipeline project.
  • Performed inspections, audits, incident/accident investigations and injury management.
  • Performed root cause analysis, develop and implement solutions to prevent problem reoccurrence.
  • Established high level of safety awareness and environmental presence in the field.
  • Supported daily, weekly, monthly safety meetings and pre-job start up meetings.

 

Project EHS
May 2017 - Jan 2018 Welded Construction
  • Provided advice to supervision/field personnel regarding all phases of a pipeline project.
  • Performed inspections, audits, incident/accident investigations and injury management.
  • Provided orientation of project new hires and administer drug screens.
  • Performed root cause analysis, develop and implement solutions to prevent problem reoccurrence.
  • Established high level of safety awareness and environmental presence in the field.
  • Supported daily, weekly, monthly safety meetings and pre-job start up meetings.

 

 

Safety Superintendent
- Apr 2017 Innova Global
  • Provided advice to contractors regarding all phases of new construction of buildings on the power block regarding safety.
  • Performed inspections, contractor audits, incident/accident investigations and injury management.
  • Provided safety support of electrical and mechanical processes for new construction.
  • Performed root cause analysis, develop and implement solutions to prevent problem reoccurrence.
  • Established high level of safety awareness and environmental presence in the field.
  • Supported weekly contractor safety meetings and pre-job start up meetings.

 

Production Safety Advisor (West Region)
Feb 2012 - Aug 2016 EOG Resources
  • Advised contractors and company personnel regarding construction/production/pipeline processes of oil/natural gas recovery in the Eagleford Shale Field.
  • Performed inspections, contractor audits, incident/accident investigations and injury management.
  • Provided safety support of underground utilities, flow-lines, pipelines, new well pads/roads, existing production facilities, new construction of facilities, tank farms and production water recycling facilities, gas/production hubs and flow-back of new wells.
  • Performed root cause analysis and develop and implement solutions to prevent problem reoccurrence.
  • Established high level of safety awareness and environmental presence in the field.
  • Developed strong working relationships between EOG and contractors regarding safety.
  • Reviewed contractor JSA’s.
  • Conducted contractor safety orientations, monthly contractor safety meetings and support for pre-job start up meetings.

 

Drilling Rig Safety Coordinator
Feb 2011 - Feb 2012 Encana Oil and Gas
  • Advised contractors and company personnel regarding safety/environmental policies associated with construction, drilling rigs and frac set up/completion of natural gas recovery in the Haynesville Shale Field.
  • Attended pre-job meetings regarding casing jobs, cementing, laying down of drill pipe, underground utilities on well pads, rig-up/rig-down activities, pre-spud meetings and pre-move meetings.
  • Conducted inspections, audits, incident/accident investigations and contractor safety orientations.

 

Lead Safety Consultant (Sp 1 & 2)
Feb 2010 - Dec 2010 Transcanada Pipelines
  • Provided advice regarding all aspects of safety concerning construction of a 302 mile, 30” interstate pipeline.
  • Conducted inspections audits of work sites and ensured compliance with safety plans and government regulations.
  • Identified and addressed safety risks and developed corrective actions for near hits, accidents and incidents.
  • Performed incident investigations and tap root analysis of incidents/near hits.
  • Assisted with development of Project Hazard Analysis and Project Safety Management Plan.

 

HSE Consultant
Jan 2010 - Feb 2010 CH2MHILL

Advised contractors, supervisors and craft personnel with safety/environmental policies regarding the construction of two 250 ft. stacks on a grassroots hydro-electric power plant project on the Hudson River.

 

Safety Consultant
Feb 2009 - Nov 2009 TG Mercer Consulting
  • Advised field management and craft personnel with recommendations regarding safety associated with off-loading pipe from railcars to stringing trucks, transportation of pipe and stock piling of pipe in the staging yards.
  • Conducted safety meetings, performed training, audits, inspections, incident investigations and assisted with the development of safety policies and procedures.
  • Developed in-depth training for personnel concerning safety observations and policies associated with daily tasks.

 

Safety Manager
Mar 2006 - Feb 2009 Lauren Engineers and Constructors
  • Advised project managers, supervisors, craft personnel and sub-contractors regarding safety associated with existing facilities, projects in refineries, gas plants, coal generated power plants, hydro-electric power plants and pipelines.
  • Conducted safety meetings, audits, inspections and incident investigations.
  • Administered substance abuse drug screens.

 

Education

AAS of Environmental Science
TSTC