Thomas joins The Purvis Group for #bringyourchildtoworkday
DYW Perth & Kinross encouraged children in P7 to spend a day finding out about the world of work...………
Thomas spent the day finding out/interrogating the team about their different roles that people do in The Purvis Group & also learned lots of new skills. Our team including: Construction Director, Finance Director, Hire Controller, Workshop Manager, Business Manager, Health & Safety Manager & Technical Assistant - all shared their wisdom & career top tips!
Here are the highlights of Thomas's day so far:
creating this website news story & Twitter updates
learning how our Finance Director manages the group £££'s
creating a time lapse video of a construction project using Movie Maker
learning how to read construction drawings & use AutoCAD and Microsoft Project to plan a job
checking out the variety of training & development for the whole group & the importance of Health & Safety
finding out about the career path from a Trainee Engineer to a Construction Director
logistics scheduling - seeing how we plan routes & keep track of our vehicle fleet
enjoyed a tour of the workshop & found out how our mechanics fix plant and machinery
sitting on a JS220 excavator and a Vogele Tar layer (supervised!)
What a top day!!