Woodward Group strengthens its team with ten spring hires

Burton’s mechanical and electrical contractors, Woodward Group, added ten new faces to its team this spring, including four senior managers, to meet growing demand for its services in the region.

The new roles follow several projects and clients won in the first half of the year for Woodward Group, a second-generation family business that provides electrical, fire, security, construction and compliance services. to commercial and industrial enterprises nationwide.

James Butler joins as Fire and Safety Manager and will use his wealth of expertise to lead Woodward Group’s Fire and Safety division and help develop talented apprentices within the team.

Engineering veteran Andrew Ramsay also joins the senior team as Director of Mechanical Engineering, where he will use his 30 years of experience in the mechanical and electrical industry to help the company’s customers diagnose and solve their problems with process improvements.

Process specialist Mike Woolley is appointed project manager to oversee operations for the company’s larger-scale project sites, while Sudhir Sehdeva joins as procurement manager to lead supply chain initiatives and ensure seamless commercial delivery for the team.

Aden Woodward, Managing Director of Woodward Group, said, “Woodward Group has seen sustained growth in the number of new clients and projects won in the first half of 2022, particularly as our service offering continues to grow.

“Reflecting our commitment to organic growth – and to recruiting only top talent – ​​the appointments of James, Andrew, Mike and Sudhir represent important additions to our growing team. It has been a privilege to welcome ten new hires to Woodward Group this spring and watch the team flourish.

Other recent Woodward Group hires include Claire Miller, who joins the team as Account Administrator, Michael Gray as Office Administrator, Chris Staunton as Fire and Security Engineer, Morgan Atkin as an electrician, Marcus Harding as a licensed electrician and Jack Morley as an apprentice.