Managing Director – One Way Electrical
Wayne began his career as an electrician as an apprentice working for Hepher Electrical Services, completing a full Joint Industry Board qualification. After almost ten years honing his skills and developing his experience in the electrical industry, Wayne moved RD Wild & Co Electrical Contractors, where he worked as a contractor for many years before taking on the role of Managing Director when the existing holder retired.
Then in March 2012, became and remains as the MD of One Way Electrical. Day to day, he is responsible for designing and delivering major projects and constantly looking for ways that the company’s systems can be improved. Wayne’s favourite part of his role is that every job is bespoke and seeing the end solution in a working environment is rewarding and satisfying. To date, Wayne cites his greatest working achievement as being involved in the electrical design and delivery of a state of the art, £25 million, fully enclosed residual Materials Recycling Facility in Scotland.
When he isn’t busy overseeing his team of dedicated electrical contactors, Wayne enjoys tinkering with his collection of classic vehicles and renovating properties, which he finds relaxing.
Jeff has been working as our Project and Operations and Manager for 6 years and he has been responsible for much of the financing of projects and implementing procedure. Jeff manages the day to day handling of the business with one of his key roles being looking after budgets and allocating funds to labour, vehicles, health and safety contracts and training, by sourcing appropriate suppliers and drawing up terms and conditions.
Jeff enjoys the part he plays and enjoys the variety of his role as well as the decision-making ability he carries. Rather than one stand-out moment In his career, Jeff cites his greatest working achievement as his ongoing skills in organisation, being able to complete reactive callouts as well as planned projects. When he’s not working his socks off at One Way Electrical, you’re likely to find Jeff on the move, either travelling, cycling, hill walking or rally racing marshalling!
Electrical Estimator – One Way Electrical
Aidan Beech is One Way Electrical’s Electrical Estimator and an integral part of our team who helps get potential projects off the ground. Aidan spends his day to day analysing data to help determine the costs of electrical projects from fire alarm installations to emergency lighting maintenance. As a valued member of the company for the last 3 years and 9 months, Aidan has achieved a lot in the time that he has worked for us, completing his extended diploma in electrical and electronic engineering, which he cites as his greatest working achievement to date.
His favourite part of the job is the variety of projects he gets to work with and the new challenges that each one brings, allowing him to develop his skills and learn more about the field. When he’s not analysing data or calculating costs, Aidan enjoys travelling and sightseeing in new places and can be found frequenting car shows across the country. When he’s not travelling to a car show, he can be found under to hood, working on cars and putting his methodical nature to his hobbies.
Bookkeeping – One Way Electrical
Siobhan McDonald has been working with One Way Electrical since March 2013 and is our bookkeeper responsible for keeping a record of all of One Way Electricals’ financial affairs. Day to day, Siobhan documents to companies spending and undertakes tasks such as purchase ledger, debt collecting, cashflow and VAT returns. Her favourite part of the role is chatting to suppliers and bank reconciliations and her greatest working achievement to date is adapting to the renewal of up to date software systems that our company uses to aid in year on year growth.
When she’s not working hard keeping our finances in order, Siobhan enjoys holidaying abroad and spending some quality time with her children, taking them to the park when the weather permits.