Spotlight on John Smith
How long have you been at KBR:
What is your role on the project:
Project Manager for the project management services provider.
How did you get into this career:
I have worked throughout the three distinct areas of the power industry - generation, transmission and distribution. Having obtained tertiary qualifications in Mechanical Engineering and Project Management, together with experience in power system design, complex project management, and a strong desire to participate in creating renewable energy has paved the way for me to fulfill this challenging role.
What do you like most about your job:
I love that every day I go to work I am helping to make the world a better place to live.
What do you like least?
I don't like indecisive people.
Who were your childhood heroes:
Rod Laver, Ian Chappell and Russell Ebert.
What are you reading at the moment:
Tick Tock by James Patterson.
What is your all time favourite song?
Flame Trees by Cold Chisel.
Who is your favourite sporting team:
The Australian cricket team.
Tell us something interesting that most people don’t know about you:
In 1976 I won the football leading goal kicking award and best and fairest player award, together with the C grade golf championship.