Get to know more about DOUG
Name: Doug Heslop
Date Joined: March 2014
Likes: Good food, good company.
Dislikes: Idleness, Lateness, bad manners
Favourite Holiday: Caribbean Cruise
- What inspired you to work for ARL
Diverse range of products and a chance to get involved with all aspects of the business.
- Talk us through a typical day at ARL
Arrive around 7.15am, switch on any machines that the guys will need up to temperature when they start at 8.30. Kettle on cup of tea then sort out Job Cards that need to be handed out that day. Rest of the day dealing with matters as they arrive in sales, production and purchasing as well as keeping records up to date including relevant information for ISO 9001. The latter part of the day is normally spent getting customer orders ready for despatch
- What do you find most interesting about being Production Manager at ARL
The range of products that we manufacture, from small gaskets to large one off extrusions and fabrications.
- Do you have a motto for life?
Not really, but if I did it would along the lines of:
“Get off your backside and get it done!”
- What is your dream car, the one you know you will never be able to own but dream about?
Aston Martin Vantage…………!
- What motivates you to work really hard?
Myself……… I find it very had to sit still!
- You can invite three famous people to a dinner party, who would you choose?
Muhammed Ali , John Lennon and Keith Moon