We had a chat with Gaurav, one of our site foremen at NCS, to delve into his role, daily responsibilities, and the highlights of working here!
How would you describe yourself?
I am passionate about my work and am a result oriented person. I always show curiosity and eagerness to learn new things and always looking for an opportunity to do better and achieve greatness.
What are you currently working on?
Currently I am working on the Sir James Wattie Retirement Village in Havelock North.
What initially interested you about this industry?
Growth prospects, job security and scope.
What’s your favourite thing about your role?
It is very challenging and it helps me improve my skills. I meet new people at work and never get bored because of the nature of my job.
What would you say to anyone who wants a career in the industry?
It’s a good opportunity to learn new skills, processes, technology and work style to grow their career.
What is your motto or personal mantra?
It doesn’t matter how slowly you go, as long as you do not stop.
Hard work and perseverance are more important predictors of success.
What’s your guilty pleasure?
Eating junk food and dessert for dinner.
What was your first job?
My first job was as a barista.
What would your dream holiday destination be?
Switzerland and Luxembourg.
Do you have any hidden talents or hobbies?
Interacting with animals & cooking. Good at math.