Tag Archives: Problem Solving

Clinical Advisor

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Not a member but want to watch this interview? Cordelia (aged 31) is a doctor, seconded from the NHS to work as Clinical Advisor to the President of the Royal College of Physicians as part of the Chief Medical Officer’s … Take me to the video

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HR Consultancy Manager

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Tom (25) works for a franchise business that provides outsourced HR support. He began working there during his year out from university and was offered a permanent position once he finished his degree. His main role now is attracting new … Take me to the video

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Head of Design

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Will (29) is a design engineer and leads the design team at Brompton Bicycle, manufacturers of folding bikes. He is responsible for improving design of all parts of the bikes from brakes to saddlebags, and is constantly looking for the best … Take me to the video

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Technical Director

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Liza (26) is completing a thesis on vibrational analysis for a PhD in Engineering and is Technical Director of her own company, True Snowboards.  She discusses her research to produce high performance snowboards and the marketing aspects of True Snowboards.  … Take me to the video

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Network Manager (ICT)

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Stephen (23) works for an open source intelligence company and he is responsible for the smooth running of its sophisticated IT system.  He has to make sure the network is running well both within the UK offices and remotely to … Take me to the video

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Aeroelastics Engineer

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Not a member but want to watch this interview? Cieran (27) works for Airbus UK. He uses computer models to make complex calculations that result in new specifications for aircraft designs. His projects focus on the flexibility of aircraft bodywork … Take me to the video

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Engineer – Apprentice Fitter

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Joe (18) is an apprentice based at the workshops of a quarry and attending college one day a week.  During his first year he learned the basics of engineering and he is now studying mechanical skills.   Some of the repair … Take me to the video

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Estates Officer (Property Maintenance)

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Matt (23) left school after GCSEs and did a mechanical apprenticeship that covered heating and plumbing systems.  He has worked in the estates department of a large hospital for seven years and been promoted to an office position.  He sometimes … Take me to the video

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Motorsport Engineer

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[bcthumb video="704855950001" title="Motorsport Engineer" post="674"] Geraldine (23) is based at Castle Combe Circuit and looks after cars belonging to the Racing School and the Team.  Her work involves all aspects of repairs and modifications to the cars –  both body work and mechanical. She especially enjoys the Race Days although it can mean working long hours under pressure. Take me to the video

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Motor Vehicle Technician (Apprentice)

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Jason (17) is in the second year of his apprenticeship at an independent garage.  He goes to college one day a week and, at work, he is supported by colleagues. To begin with his tasks were very simple but he … Take me to the video

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