Dave began his career at Accrol as an Electrical Technician and has since advanced to the position of Engineering Supervisor at Leyland. After 2 years of training with The Apprentice Academy, he has completed the level 3 ILM Leadership & Management apprenticeship and now has a variety of responsibilities in the engineering department.
What do you do?
“I’ve been with the company for six years and currently I’m an Engineering Supervisor. My main responsibility is to manage engineers, mentor and coach my team, keep machine downtime to a minimum, keep all stores up to date (ensuring we have all the spare parts), and recently I was given the huge responsibility of leading the automation project in Leyland.”
Accrol Group Holdings plc (LON:ACRL) is the UK’s leading independent tissue converter, producing toilet tissue, kitchen towel, facial tissue and biodegradable wet wipes. The UK soft tissue market is worth £1.6bn with private label products comprising circa 50%. Accrol is the leading supplier to the private label market, which is growing at over 8% year on year.