Experience and Qualifications
Registered Electrical Engineer (2011) with EWRB (Registration details available on request)
Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Electrical Engineering) (2010) from Manukau Institute of Technology
New Zealand Diploma in Electrical Engineering (2006) from WelTec
2013 - 2013: VUW School of Engineering, Senior Tutor, More details available on request.
2012 - 2014: Bats Theatre: Electrician, completed electrical fitout for temporary theatre, ongoing fault and maintenance work.
2012 - 2012: Theatre production "Into the Uncanny Valley" Special effects and some lighting.
2012 - 2012: VUW School of Engineering, School outreach, Production of a couple of videos and some robotics engineering. More details available on request.
2011 - 2011: General Cable Superconductors: Part time secondment as an automation engineer.
2007 - 2012: WelTec School of Engineering, Teaching a number of different subjects and technical work. More details available on request.
2006 - 2006: Alcatel (now Alcatel-Lucent) lab technician focussing on DWDM and DC distribution.
2004 - 2004 Sky Communications: Rigging and commissioning cell phone sites.
Personal Projects of Particular Interest:
2013: Constructing a 4th axis for an Abene CNC milling machine with a Heidenhain controller.
2013: Sigma Mesa: Exploding wires and photographing them in the name of art.
2012: An even bigger pNuke: A new pneumatic cannon that launches fenceposts and fire.
2011 - Present: PYRAMIDER: A 15KW solid state Tesla coil.
2009: Supertruck: Stuffing a 3000cc injected V6 into my pickup truck.
2007 - 2010: Mini Mania: Helping my friend Kelly rebuild two classic Minis, we supercharged the blue one.