Graham Beattie - Joinery Manager

Length of service:
9 years

What do you like about working at CCL?:
The different challenges every day brings, seeing the final products

Proudest moment:
Seeing the changes in the team, the culture and the working environment

Samantha Gibson - QS

Length of service:
8 years

Skills / Qualifications:
Bsc Hons Quantity Surveying 2:1 from Northumbria University in 2011

What do you like about working at CCL?:
Every day is different no two days are the same

Steve Dunlop - Joinery Estimator

Length of service:
8 Months

Skills / Qualifications:
City & Guilds – Carpentry & Joinery
City & Guilds – Advance Craft
600 Series Building costs & measurement

What do you like about working at CCL?:
Family atmosphere and a happy place to work

Proudest moment:
Winning jobs and delivering them on budget and on time

Louise Blaen - CAD Designer

Length of service:
10 Months

Skills / Qualifications: 
Bsc Hons 2:1 interior design from Caledonia university 2007

What do you like about working at CCL?:
The variety of work load, the opportunity to use problem solving skills, friendly team who work hard and have a laugh

Proudest moment:
Completing a wardrobe on CNC machine for the first time

Joe G - Workshop Manager

Length of service:
27 years

What do you like about working at CCL?:
I enjoy working for a family company

Proudest moment:
Seeing apprentices develop to skilled craftspeople

Chris Ritson - Bench Joiner & Cabinet Maker

Length of service:
4 years

Skills / Qualifications:
Self-taught – I ran my own cabinet making business prior to working at Cubby

What do you like about working at CCL?:
Being able to work with great facilities in a great workshop

Proudest moment:
A well respected furniture maker has included me in a blog for a dressing table I created, it has had worldwide positive reviews! I am very proud of producing this piece of work…

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John Brown - Machinist

Length of service:
20 years

Skills / Qualifications:
I completed my apprenticeship in 1974

What do you like about working at CCL?:
Finishing on a Friday after a great week at work

Proudest moment:
I got some great feedback from the manager and MD when I helped a customer when I was on my break

Elizabeth Burne - Bench Joiner

Length of service:
15 years

Skills / Qualifications:
Level 3 Bench Joinery – completed at CCL

What do you like about working at CCL?:
I feel very lucky to work in such a fantastic workshop with a great team

Robert McTaggart - Bench Joiner

Length of service:
19 years

Skills / Qualifications:
Level 3 Bench Joinery

What do you like about working at CCL?:
Variety of work and a great team

Chris Cork - Bench Joiner

Length of service:
5 yrs

Skills / Qualifications:
Level 3 Bench Joinery – completed at CCL

What do you like about working at CCL?:
Variety of work and a good atmosphere

Proudest moment:
I was very proud of a cedar gate we produced it was a beautiful piece of work

Pascal Jolibert - Bench Joiner

Length of service:
2 years

Skills / Qualifications:
Level 3 Bench Joinery- completed at CCL

What do you like about working at CCL?:
Different types of work we complete

Proudest moment:
Completing my apprenticeship

Ashley Jessop - Bench Joiner

Length of service:
2 Months

Skills / Qualifications:
Level 3 Site and Bench Joinery

What do you like about working at CCL?:
The security of working for a big firm

Proudest moment:
Access to a great workshop

Mitchell Gregory - Apprentice Joiner

Length of service:
18 months

Skills / Qualifications:
Currently working towards Level 2 Bench Joinery

What do you like about working at CCL?:
Every day is different, varied work no 2 days are the same

Louis Metcalfe - Joinery Apprentice

Skills / Qualifications:
Currently working towards Level 2 bench joinery – 1st year

What do you like about working at CCL?:
I like learning new and different skills

Proudest moment:
I am proud to be completing my apprenticeship at Cubby