As Engineering Assistant I was involved from conception and design of products, to fabrication and construction. I was also responsible for all marketing for the company, social media advertising, video promotionals, and graphic design. Specialising in steel work engineering, I have been in a fortunate position to be involved with all aspects of this small business, adapting to new environments, different clients, and learning a whole range of new skills from welding, to web-design.
Working in the South of France, I was employed for the summer months as a freelance deckhand. This was a fantastic experience I undertook, learning a completely new trade and a different way of life. I worked on a number of Superyachts, owned either privately or as charter yachts. My primary responsibilities were the upkeep of the vessels, managing the deck, cleaning the yacht, as well as assisting in manoeuvres at sea. I learned a great deal about myself and had a once in a lifetime experience travelling around the coast of France and Italy.
Undertook higher level study of Cultural Theory and Critical Thinking, involving close reading of philosophy, art history, psychoanlysis and sociology. Utilising these critical tools, I wrote my thesis on the relationship of storytelling with modern technology, using the popular television show