A licensed general contractor specializing in creating beautiful, one-of-a-kind handcrafted ironwork while using innovative, cost effective certified welding in homes and businesses, Jesse Gould has more than a decade of experience working with world-renowned clients around the country.
Gould’s passion for his work started when he was just 15-years old and apprenticed for Kraig Certified Welding Company. He quickly advanced to a journeyman and gained much experience in certified welding, balers and conveyors along with repairs on heavy equipment. Gould soon moved on to be an assistant to project manager who supervised a crew of 15 men and at age 21, he went to work for Fabritec Structures.
At Fabritec Structures Gould traveled the United States and worked as an assistant to the project manager overseeing multi-million dollar projects that included Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, a Las Vegas outlet mall, House of Blues in Cleveland, Ohio, the Orca Tank at SeaWorld in Orlando, Florida as well as the California Adventure at Disneyland in Anahiem, California.
At 23 years old, Gould launched his own business, Next Level Iron Concepts, a luxury ironwork company headquartered in Orange Country, California.
With Next Level Iron Concepts, Gould is working with award-winning interior design and architect teams focusing on using unique and elegant ironwork throughout homes. Gould is known for his incredibly artistic eye and creative design. His work has been compared to European artisans of yesteryear. From finely hand forged iron gates, handrails, doors and furniture to intricate hardware, lighting and art pieces, Gould takes ironwork to a new level of distinction and beauty.
Gould is one of Hollywood’s “go to guys” and his sought after work is found in many luxury homes in Hollywood, the Gold Coast of Orange Country and in beautiful estate homes in the Rancho Santa Fe area of San Diego County.
Due to his success with his first company, Gould is now launching a second exciting cutting edge company Wicked Weld Enterprises. Striving hard to achieve him leadership in the certified mobile welding industry.
With Wicked Weld Enterprises, Inc. Gould is focusing on Residential Structural Steel and a Certified Mobile Welding Services, offering welding for stainless steel, steel and aluminum. Gould has graduated from Orange Coast College with American Welding Society D1.1 Certifications and is currently working on acquiring his LA City and ASME certifications.
Gould also graduated from Unitech University with three certificates in solar energy. Solar PV, Solar Hot Water and Heating and Solar Commercial. Gaining knowledge using cost saving solar energy in both business and residential properties. Education in understanding solar energy was essentail in Goulds profile with building structural steel parking structures accomidating solar panel arrays.