Don Macrae

Tank Cleaning Specialist

Profile

IOL Finch Maintenance Supervisor 1984 – 1989

IOL Ottawa Site Manager               1989 – 1992

IOL Eastern Region Office – Projects and started the Tank Program 1992 – 1998

During this time worked with the environment group to ensure compliance with tanks.

Region Gas freeing supervisor – certification for all tanks prior to hot work.

Sault Ste. Marie Terminal Manager – Also PM for 30 projects in 3 years. 1998 – 2002

Tank Specialist   2002 – 2014

Certifications & Designations

Accident & Incident Investigation
Asbestos Awareness
Basic Safety Orientation
Basic Scaffold Safety
Behaviour Based Safety
Confined Space Entry & Rescue
CPR / First Aid / AED
Crane Safety
Emergency Preparedness
EMFOS
Environmental Protection
Fall Arrest / Protection
Fork Lift Truck Training
Fresh Air Supply Training
Gas Test Certification
Hazard Identification Training
Instructional Techniques
IOL - PDM Reviews
Joint Health & Safety Committees
JSA Writing & Auditing
Labour Legislation
Lift Truck Operator
Lockout / Tagout
Near Miss Reporting
Observation Based Safety
Permit Writing
Petroleum Oriented Safety Training
Pollution Prevention
PPE
Respirator Fit Testing & Training
Root Cause Analysis
Safe Driving
Safe Work Permit Training
Safety & Health Law
Safety Watch
Supervisor Training
Supplied Air / Respirator Fit Testing - SABA/SCBA
Tank Cleaning Safety Procedures
Transportation Of Dangerous Goods
Unique Leadership & Coaching Skills
Working At Heights

Key Skills

Above Ground Tank Cleaning Excavations
Pinning Legs
Structural Steel Install
Asbestos Removals
Ground Repair
Pipeline Installation
Tank Maintenance
Plant Decommissioning
Plant Commissioning
Piping Modifications
Underground Tank Cleaning
Lifting Tanks
IFR Replacement
Plan Critical Lifts
New Tank Construction
Dock Repairs
Lifting Tanks
Rack Repairs
Stair & Walkway Repair

Accomplishments

Training – With IOL Senior API Engineer ( Andy Gysbers ) 

2006 – Epic Innovations API 650 & 653

2009 – API – 620 & 650 & 653

2010 – Teng API 620 & 650 & 653

2012 - API – 620 & 650 & 653

Also 2008 to 2014 Subject Matter Expert for Cleaning A/G Tanks – worked with the Global EM team for a global standard.API 620-650-653

Provided coaching, consultation and support in all OHS areas.

Review, administer, and ensure compliance with corporate Health & Safety policies.

Operating within the OHS budget, help reduce costs.

Develop and monitor Safety Programs.

Canada Wide First Aid- Level A.

Terminal Job History

Assiniboia
IOCO
Sault Ste Marie
Bellville
Lougheed
Sept lles
Brandon
Nanticoke
St George
Calgary
North Bay
Stoughton
Corner Brook
Ottawa
Sudbury
Cranbrook
Pembroke
Sydney
Edmonton
Portage La Prairie
Vermillion Bay
Finch
Prince George
Victoria
Fort Macleod
Raymore
Viking
Gretna
Red Lake
Wawa
Gull Lake
Regina
Winnipeg
Houston
Sarnia

Languages

English 

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