John has been employed in the electrical industry for the past forty five years having started as an electrical apprentice with Balfour Kilpatrick in the 1970’s, where he gained extensive training then moving into the estimating department and then overseas in the Middle East & off shore in the North Sea as a contracts supervisor and eventually commissioning engineer on HV systems.
After joining a consulting engineering firm in his home town of Bangor (subsequently bought out by WYG) working as their Inspecting Engineer then moved onto design of electrical installations for both private and public sector works. He was offered opportunity to move to the public sector on building management and moved to London with ECHarris as the Senior engineer/managing agent on the London estate for the MOJ.
Joined Mitie as their Project Manager in London and continued to effect refurbishment works to the MoJ London Estate until 2018 when the opportunity arose to join P4 Limited as their representative in Ireland. Have specified and utilised P4 products for over twenty years throughout the course of his career and whilst having tried other products have always gone back to P4 as “it does what it says on the tin can”.