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Richard Y.


VDC JOURNEYMAN DETAILER, PIPEFITTING DIVISION

An interview with Richard:

Which Union are you a Member of?

U.A. Local 469 in Phoenix, Arizona

What's your trade specialization?

Pipefitting

What's your classification?

Journeyman Pipefitter

How many years of field work did you have before becoming a detailer?

I was in the field for 12 years.

What type of field work have you performed?

I did field work for Healthcare, Semiconductor, Pharmaceutical, Refineries and Data centers.

Where did you work last, and how long were you there?

I was a part of Dynamic Systems, Inc. for 18 years.

What are other job roles you have performed in the past?

I've been a Welder, an Iron Worker and a Field Routed Pipe and Field Detailer.

What passion, energy or excitement do you bring into the workplace with you?

I really love solving problems, innovating, working collaboratively with others, as well as helping and teaching people I work with..

What do you do for fun in your off hours?

I like to travel. Especially on a boat.