Meet the team: Robert Anderson

Meet the team: James Gibson
4th January 2019
Meet the team: Tony Wilson
5th December 2019

What is your role at Northern Switchgear?

Electrical Draughtsman


What is your career background and how did you come to work at NSG?

I started as an apprentice Electrical and Instrument Designer in the Oil & Gas industry. I wanted to extend my knowledge into the building industry which brought me to NSG.


What’s in store for Northern Switchgear over the next 12 months?

I hope to streamline the drawing office improving efficiency all while still producing a detailed design in a timely manner.


Tell us a bit more about what you do in your spare time by describing your perfect day off…

Hiking up a Munro in a remote part of Scotland a perfect day would be sunny but that’s not normally the case. At the end of the day I would find a picturesque campsite make a fire and rest under the stars.


What is your favourite book?

My favourite book is Sapiens a brief history of humankind.


Where would you most like to travel to and why?

Japan, I love the culture, history and food. I like to go places that are completely different to where I am from.


When you were a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?

James Bond


What do you enjoy most about working at Northern Switchgear?

I like learning something new every day and I enjoy working with the NSG team.