First year Apprentice
Years in the trade?
What unique strengths do you bring to your trade?
Creativity and Determination
What do you love to do when you are not at work?
Fostering animals and arts/crafts.
Goals in the future–any ambitions or changes to your career, growth or education?
I would love to be an instructor for my union.
What surprised you about your trade?
How encouraging everyone is.
What do you find frustrating about your job/trade?
I am not always tall enough to reach things, even on the tallest ladder.
What’s the coolest job you’ve worked on?
Working in the hospitals.
What traits do you think a good sheet metal worker has?
Patience, Sense of humor, and Versatility
Why sheet metal?
It has a lot of different types of jobs.
Tool you can’t live without?
Best advice you got as an apprentice?
Get a dolly and backpack for your tools.
Best advice for an apprentice?
Make sure to stretch.
What do you think about Women Build Nations?
What a great organization to help women come together!
Are you active in trade related activities such as career fairs, volunteer work, or SMART Army events?
I am participating in the lean in circles.