Tradeswoman Profile – Jo Devenish (Electrician/Trainer/Tunnel Boring Machine Operator)

Jo left Canberra at 19 determined to be a rockstar and 5 years later found herself an A grade electrician. Using her trade to travel the globe, Jo returned to Australia to work as a hazardous area operator in very tough conditions. Jo’s career pivoted to teaching electrical trades at NECA, then opening her own business “Elechick” while raising three primary aged children. Jo is a true trailblazer, recently retraining as the first female tunnel boring machine operator in Australia. Our Liaison Officer, Erica, was fortunate enough to interview Jo as part of our “Trailblazing Tradeswomen” event

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Tradeswoman Profile – Emma (Programmed)

Proudly partnered with Tradeswomen Australia, Programmed is an organisation dedicated to creating equality across all their divisions and providing excellent opportunities and career progression for female apprentices. Apprentice Emma recently shared her story with us as to what it was like to work as an electrician apprentice for for Programmed….

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Tradeswoman Profile – Alice Peers

Alice is a talented Electrician, advocate for tradeswomen with a truly unique background. Situated in the Yarra Ranges in Victoria, Alice has had an extensive and diverse background in commercial projects and maintenance. She shared her story with us recently:   Alice, you have such an interesting background. Did you…

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