Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Geronimo Has Them in a Spin

Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Geronimo Has Them in a Spin

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Geronimo (Roy) Tenchavez, 35, has secured the position as a trainee metal spinner - thanks to the Wise Group Newcastle.

Geronimo, originally from the Philippines, trained as a mechanical engineer, and gained more than eight years' engineering experience building on his expertise working on an oil refinery maintenance in Kuwait.

However, when Geronimo's wife moved to Newcastle to work as a nurse last year, he had problems getting his non-UK qualifications recognised by industry in the UK.

Job Seeker Plus, pointed him in the direction of the Wise Group, as they offer and provide training advice.

In the meantime, he completed an engineering course at Gateshead College. He is working with the maintenance team to maintain state of the art metal processing material.

Now he has joined Metal Spinners Group Ltd. European operations director Michael Lloyd, said: "Geronimo is a very pro-active, dynamic employee with extensive skills. We are looking to train him up with the maintenance team. …

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