JOHN HIRST

 

PROJECT CONSULTANT AND JUNIOR PLANNER

Qualifications:

  • BA (Hons) Project Management First Class
  • APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ)

Current responsibilities: I am currently the project manager for PL Projects’ ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System Implementation project.

Personality and experience: Within the last two years, I have been given various client-facing opportunities. While on placement I was supporting PL Projects in providing commercial and project controls consultancy. I worked within the project controls function of Network Rail’s Trans Pennine Route Upgrades Eastern section where I took primary responsibility for the development and entry into service of a complex project change control system. This system was an essential component of the overall collaborative working system that gained iso 44001 accreditation for this project.

Interests outside of work: Powerlifting, body building and general fitness. Understanding, empathising and supporting fellow humans through voluntary work with Leeds Mind and Samaritans. Football, nature, History, Psychology, art, walking and being mindful (as best I can).

Best thing about PLP: Warm, welcoming, fun, accepting and understanding.