PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE: BSc (Hons) Environmental Conservation – Sheffield Hallam University
JKSL EXPERIENCE: 13 years with JKSL, surveying, designing and implementing a very large range of non-native invasive weed remediation schemes across many industries.
Practical qualification are: Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS), Basis Site Skills Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS), Forward Tipping Dumper, Network Rail, Personal Track Safety Qualified (AC&DC) City & Guilds NPTC Pesticides License – PA1, PA6A, PA6AW, PA6D Institute of Ecology & Environmental Management (IEEM), Phase 1 Habitat Survey Qualified Bury College – Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM), Level 3 Award in Leadership & Management Skills AutoCAD 2000 – 2017 trained, BASIS Qualified, SSSTS, SMSTS.
FAVOURITE PART OF YOUR JOB: Designing, implementing and completing a complicated Invasive Weed remediation strategy successfully. Then being able to stand back look at the end product and say “we did that”.
LEAST FAVOURITE PART OF YOUR JOB: Being stuck in traffic, in particular the M62!
INTERESTS AWAY FROM WORK: Cross-country mountain biking, fly-fishing and walking.
FAVOURITE LINE FROM A FILM: “Like a glove’ – Ace Ventura.
IF I COULD BE ANYWHERE RIGHT NOW I’D BE: Fly fishing on a warm summers evening.