Electrical Engineering apprenticeship with Holset Engineering, Huddersfield (Turbocharger manufacturers). With 40 years experience working on machine tools, mainly CNC machines.
Several years experience as a self employed service engineer working in the UK and abroad. In recent years working for machine tool builders on the design, programming and commissioning of machines. Worked in many of the UK's biggest companies including Rolls Royce, BAe Systems, Toyota, Nissan, Honda, GEC Alsthom, TATA Steel among others.
Electrical and mechanical apprenticeship with Pegler Ltd, Halifax (Valve manufacturer). Having 35 years’ experience in the machine tool industry, working on basic manual machines to 8 axis CNC controlled machines across the UK, overseas inc Dubai, China and the USA.
Over the last 25 years working closely with Heidenhain (AMIS Engineering is now the Heidenhain authorised sales and service distributor in Yorkshire and Humberside), selling and repairing linear scales, rotary encoders, using the latest Heidenhain PWM20 diagnostic test equipment offering the best repair and backup to all Heidenhain products fitted to various machine tools.