I went to the University of Sheffield. Before that I was at my local secondary school
I have 11 GCSEs 3 A-Levels 1 AS level and a MEng degree in Civil Engineering
I have worked for sever construction companies, the Environment agency, my Local council and three water and sewage companies
I'm a Civil Engineer working in the Water and Wastewater industry. I design pipes and make dams safer
I live in the North West on my own with lots of houseplants. I’ve been interested in engineering since I was at School . I work on lots of interesting projects all over North West England. I previously worked in Scotland for 4 years.
Outside of work I enjoy cycling, walking and making things.
I am a Civil Engineer working to improve dams and pipes
My Typical Day: I mostly work on the computer looking at different types of maps to see where problems might be with pipes . Often I have to write reports on how the problems should be fixed. Sometimes I get to go out to look at building sites to find ways to fix problems that have been found unexpectedly.
What's the best thing you've done in your career?
Used a robotic submarine to explore a water reservoir
What or who inspired you to follow your career?
Both off my grandfathers were engineers, i wanted to follow in their footsteps
What was your favourite subject at school?
I always liked maths but also the creative side like art and design
What did you want to be after you left school?
I wanted to be a Civil engineer. After university I wanted to work in forestry for a while
Were you ever in trouble at school?
I was always well behaved but get in trouble for making doodles on my notes
If you weren't doing this job, what would you choose instead?
Maybe an outdoors instructor, I love being outside in nature
Who is your favourite singer or band?
I don't really have a favourite but I like folk music and go to a lot of folk festivals
What's your favourite food?
Pasta, cream cheese and bacon.
What is the most fun thing you've done?
Trecking in the Himalaya in India