There are lots of people who make up ADC, from our directors to our fabricators, engineers and office staff, we’ll be introducing you to all of our team over the coming months.
Today, we shine the spotlight on our Door Team Leader, Tom Taft!
Factory Team Leader
Joined ADC in:
What are your main responsibilities at ADC?
Team Leader of the Door Team.
I make sure all the products (doors) are fabricated on time and to the highest quality
What is your favourite thing about working at ADC?
I really enjoy working with everyone! The team is very supportive and there is always someone willing to help you when you need it!
If you could switch jobs with someone at ADC for the day, what would you like to do and why?
The engineering team – I like working with customers and meeting new people!
What are your favourite aspects of your job?
Learning new skills every day and the great team environment we have in the factory
What is your least favourite thing about working at ADC/JPF?
When you work with metal every day like I do, you have to be really careful not to cut yourself and make sure everyone is safe!
Favourite/ any poignant ADC memories?
Soaking Lee Johnson on his last day haha!
What has been the worst job you’ve ever had?
I’ve liked all the jobs I’ve had, I’ve been really lucky! I always think different jobs bring more experience and allow you to gain more skills!
On Saturdays you can find me:
Watching the football with my friends and a beer!
As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?
I wanted to either be a footballer or join the army
Where do you see yourself in 10 years’ time?
Sitting on a nice beach with a cold beer after I’ve won the lottery!
What is your biggest accomplishment to date?
Holding a job down for 10 years. It makes me proud of all the skills I have learnt and the different people I have been able to meet along the way!
What is your guilty pleasure?
Any type of chocolate!
If we gave you £50 what would you spend it on?
It would probably end being spent on food! I love my takeaways and junk food…
What are you REALLY bad at?
Getting out of bed, I love my sleep!
Describe yourself in 3 words…
If you could have one superpower what would it be?
The ability to read people’s minds
Who should complete this next?