Jul 2017 - Aug 2017 (1 month)
After having completed 10 months at Hardy Engineering Ltd. I was asked to transfer to Kite Power Systems in Scotland full time. This allowed me to complete projects that I had undertaken for them during my time at Hardy’s. This included design work on a 500kW winch and designing/testing of docking/launching methods on kites in low winds.
Drawing Office Assistant
Sep 2016 - Jul 2017 (10 months)
My role at Hardy Engineering included assisting with general work in the drawing office using CAD packages including SolidWorks, SpaceClaim and DraftSight to create 3D models and engineering drawings. I also liaised with many suppliers, obtaining quotations for parts to be manufactured.
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Oct 2015 - Aug 2016 (10 months)
As a student ambassador my role involved work on university applicant and open days. This included campus and accommodation tours as well as communication with prospective students and parents. The role also included providing insight to younger students from both primary and secondary schools, helping them to gain knowledge in design and technology subjects.
Casual Events Steward
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Jul 2015 - Jul 2016 (1 year)
As an Events Steward at The 3Foot & Fling Festivals during the summers of 2015/16, I was required to assist in the setup of the festival site, including construction of marquees and tents. Additionally, this role included bar shifts involving responsibility in handling money whilst enhancing communication skills through liaising with members of the general public.
Library IT Tutor
Essex County Council
South Woodham Ferrers, United Kingdom
Jan 2011 - May 2012 (1 year 4 months)
As part of my Bronze and Silver Duke of Edinburgh's Awards, I volunteered in a local library to tutor pensioners in IT skills. These skills mainly included, Microsoft Office, searching the internet and reading/sending e-mails. This experience demonstrates my ability to communicate and answer questions with older generations.
Burnham-on-Crouch, United Kingdom
Oct 2011 - Nov 2011 (1 month)
During my studies at secondary school I took part in a two week work experience placement at Hardy Engineering Ltd. This opportunity gave me the chance to create 3D CAD models and 2D engineering drawings using SolidWorks for both real clients and use in the workshop. It also enhanced my knowledge of computer aided manufacture and allowed me to gain skills in wiring and programming electrical products.