Name of Employee: Liam Rae
Job Role: CCG Asset Management Assistant Project Coordinator
Years with CCG: 10
What was your first job?:
I started my career in construction as an apprentice plumber so I have worked with CCG all of my working life!
What lead you to train as a an apprentice plumber?:
A trade apprenticeship offered me the opportunity to train and learn new skills theoretically as well practically. I felt gaining practical knowledge of the site environment would greatly benefit my approach to learning and I have to say it has worked given the position I am now in with the company.
How has working in the CCG Group helped you in your career development?:
The structured training plan that I learned through my apprenticeship enabled me to reach my position of AM Coorindator. CCG has obviously helped tremendously in that respect.
How would you describe working at CCG?:
My current role is very rewarding and CCG has helped me to develop my knowledge within construction industry which offers me job satisfaction.
What do you like most about working as a Project Coordinator?:
Every contract is unique and challenges my existing knowledge. I am now happy to be involved in the design stages of the build.
What have you found the most challenging about your job?:
CCG’s approach to construction is fast – there are always new projects. Time management can be difficult so being able to prioritise is essential.
What has been your best achievement in your career so far?:
I am really proud of myself in reaching the position that I am in now but I will continue to push forward.
If you could switch your job with anyone in the company, whose job would you want?:
What is your next step in your career?:
My next step would be to become more involved at management level. I definitely feel I have the capabilites to take the next step.
What advice do you have for prospective Construction industry candidates?:
It’s a great industry with lots of different career opportunities. Give it a try!
Any random facts you would like to share?: