To use the broad range of engineering knowledge and skills to better the world.
Previous Employment: Schlumberger, June – September 2014 Internship; • I worked within the MARCOMS department at Gatwick as a ‘Recruiting Communications Intern’ • I was responsible for ensuring that the company only attracted graduates that would be a proper fit for the company and met all the necessary criteria. This saved time in the long-term recruiting process. • I developed a better understanding of the importance of CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) • I was fortunate enough to visit the D&M depot in Aberdeen, which provided me with the opportunity to talk to field engineers and develop a better understanding of the challenges faced with working in, and preparing equipment for service, and how these are overcome. Schaeffler Group INA bearings, January 2013 Engineering Internship; • Based in the Engineering Development department of the Llanelli factory • Gained invaluable experience working with machinery ranging from grinding, turning, polishing and coating steel and composite components • Learned key skills in CAD imagining and bill of materials layout • Shadowed the development manager and was given the opportunity to be part of the development of a new scheme aimed at reducing waste and I introduced a time management plan to reduce machine down time. Student Swansea Events, September 2011 – July 2012 Team Leader; • Managing a team of 14 people working at a club night on a weekly basis; keeping track of staff wages and hours, delegating tasks and calculating rotas. • In charge of liaising with other managers and booking artists • Increased confidence, communication and customer skills. Information Technology Skills: • Familiar with all Microsoft and Mac operating systems. I am proficient in MATLAB, Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Solid works and AutoCAD – I used all of these programs extensively in my previous work experience and throughout my time at Swansea University. Interests: Spending my free time outdoors, camping, hiking, surfing, mountain biking and water polo. Additional Information: I possess a full clean driving license and I am willing to travel for work.