Conversation Corner – Eileen GreenSpencer Yates
Eileen Green joined Proteus Switchgear in 2011 as part of our SCPD testing team and has since worked various roles throughout our production operations under the guise of Darren Thompson. From 2013 onwards, Eileen was the key team leader for our Heating Contactor production. In 2017, due to consistent sales, the Contactor was granted its own dedicated production line and Eileen was promoted to supervisor due to her hard work and product build knowledge. We sat down in Conversation Corner to discuss Eileen’s decade…
1. What was your first job?
As a shop assistant in Tipperary, Ireland.
2. Are you a tea or a coffee person?
3. Do you have any hidden talents or hobbies?
In my spare time I like to spend time doing crochet and knitting.
4. What’s the top destination on your must-visit list?
5. If you could invite four celebrities to a dinner party, who would they be?
Patrick Swayze, Jimmy Carr, Ben Sheppard and Lewis Hamilton.
6. What’s your guilty pleasure?
A glass of wine.
7. Who has influenced you most when it comes to how you approach your work?
8. If you were stuck on an island with three colleagues, who would you want with you?
Shane Hancox, Sheila Ball & Emily Jackson.
9. What’s the biggest lesson you’ve learnt whilst working at Proteus?
Learning to be part of a team.
10. If your life here at IMD was a movie, who would play you as the leading character?
Celine Dion in a musical.