Katie Bradshaw

Interview with Katie Bradshaw, Apprentice Electrician at Twyver

  1. What is your job title? How long have you been in that role?

Apprentice Electrician at Twyver, I started my course over two years ago but I have only been at twyver for a year.

  1. In a sentence, what does your job involve?

My job involves many different things such as; assembling panels, drilling/punching panels etc, reading wiring diagrams for switch gear and control panels and wiring them to the specification.

  1. What is your favourite part of your job?

My favourite part has to be receiving a diagram and developing it from idea into a prototype.

 

  1. What did you study? Where? How did you start your career?

I studied Science in sixth form at All Saints Academy in Cheltenham. My dad inspired me to apply for electrician apprenticeship at Twyver.

  1. When did you decide you wanted to become an engineer?

After I left sixth form, I decided I did not want to go to University, as I wanted to become an electrician and pursue my dream.