Two employees at Welwyn based John O’Conner (Grounds Maintenance) Ltd have celebrated long service milestones. Simon Redhead, Fleet Manager, with 30 years and Ray Males, Machinery Mechanic, 20 years.
Matt O’Conner, Managing Director said “Simon and Ray both started in our machinery workshop and have played vital roles in supporting the Company’s development. To date we have 48 employees who have achieved these Awards, a testament to the Company culture.”
Simon is responsible for service, repair and development of vehicles and has worked with designers developing a range of bespoke vehicle bodies. He said “The Company success meant a development from 10 vehicles to over 200 vehicles today, this growth was a great challenge.’’
Ray who experienced similar growth in machinery servicing levels said “We are busy all year round, servicing in the winter and handling repairs in the summer. It’s been really rewarding, I feel lucky to be in this industry.”
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