Tom O'Hara

Degree Apprentice Technician

Tom first came to Plandescil in 2016 for work experience and continued to come in during his holidays until completion of his A Levels in the summer of 2019 when he joined us full-time. In September 2019 Tom enrolled a degree apprenticeship in Civil Engineering at Nottingham Trent University which he attends on a weekly day-release basis. Tom undertakes draughting work on a variety of projects as well as assisting with on-site work such as utility and drainage surveys. In 2020 Tom was awarded the Institution of Civil Engineers’ (ICE) QUEST Scholarship. Working under Olly he was given the task of developing the companies foul water and binding rules understanding, since that he has worked with numerous local contractors, solicitors and home owners undertaking surveys, design and compliance documents for binding rules and foul water permit and discharge applications, making that area of the business his own niche.