Nikola (Nick) Gashi

Safety Director / Quality Control

Nick fills the critical role of Director of Safety and Quality Control for our field operations. Responsibilities include:


  • Maintenance and compliance with all company safety procedures, including OSHA safety requirements
  • Jobsite safety, including coordination with project owners, general contractors, and subcontractors to maintain a safe workspace
  • Safety training of all field personnel
  • Maintain ISN program to comply with our customer requirements, where needed

Quality Control

  • Create weld procedures, as needed
  • Interact with our Authorized Inspector to certify and qualify procedures
  • Maintain Employee Weld Continuity Logs
  • Inspect, verify, and document our automatic weld program
  • Oversee weld test procedures

Prior to this role, Nick enjoyed an almost 20-year career as a pipefitter, progressing to the level of jobsite foreman.

Certifications/Memberships: Nick’s professional certifications include:

  • Member of American Society of Safety Professionals
  • RIT Safety and Health Specialist Certification
  • RIT course completion for OSHA 500 and 510
  • Authorized OSHA Trainer for 30 and 10 OSHA classes
  • Completed Authorized Inspectors (AI) through National Board of Pressure Vessels
  • Completed R Stamp coursework through National Board of Pressure Vessels
  • Administered the National Board R Stamp Repair and Alteration Program
  • CWI Certification in process

Additionally, Nick is a certified welder with multiple ASME credentials, including B31.1.