• Q&As with the Team

    Get to know our team

    Virginija

    Finished Goods Manager

    Q) How long have you worked at Nordell?

    A) I have been working for Nordell for 3 years.

     

    Q) Have you always worked in a logistics-based job role?

    A) I have been working in the logistics department for 1.5 years. Prior to that, I was working as a Manufacturing Operator in our Finishing Department.

     

    Q) What do you enjoy most about your job?

    A) I enjoy being able to provide good service which is required by our customers. I like organising the department and new challenges each day brings.

     

    Q) Where are you from?

    A) The capital of Lithuania - Vilnius.

     

    Q) What are your ambitions for the future?

    A) I want to advance my skills, complete my apprenticeship on Stores and Warehousing Management diploma, and become a Senior Manager within the business.

     

    Q) What are your strengths and weaknesses?

    A) I am good at organising and ensuring processes are completed fully. I also have a great eye for detail. I am now developing any weak skills within my Management diploma which I am really enjoying.

     

    Q) Tell us three interesting facts about you

    1) In my spare time I paint – influenced by Salvador Dali.

    2) I am Vegan.

    3) I am currently also learning new languages.

     

    Q) What makes you different

    A) I am still young but have lots of ambition and know exactly where I want to take my career. I am taking the opportunity to develop my skills to ensure I can achieve what I have set my sights on.

    Jason

    Nordell Quality Development Engineer

    Q) What sectors have you worked in previously?

    A) I have worked in plastic injection moulding and assembly mainly, working in production environments.

     

    Q) How long have you worked in the plastics industry?

    A) I have worked in the plastics industry for nine years now, starting out as a production operator and working my way up the career ladder and learning along the way.

     

    Q) What do you love about your job?

    A) Every day is different and there are always challenges to overcome. No day is the same as the next in my role. I enjoy engaging with the team around me and customers, ensuring their voice is heard within the business. I am the voice of the customer within Nordell.

     

    Q) What attracted you to work at Nordell?

    A) The chance to further my career and development with a growing business, which has a long-standing in the plastics industry. Being 50 years old this year proves the company has been evolving. The opportunity to work with a great team with lots of goals in sight.

     

    Q) What's your biggest achievement in your career so far?

    A) The development of others around me and assisting in progressing people in their careers.

     

    Q) Where are you from?

    A) Lancing.

     

    Q) Tell us three facts about you.

    A) 1. Die-hard Manchester United fan.

    2. I like mayonnaise and gravy on a roast dinner.

    3. I once applied for Pop Idol when I was 15.

     

    Q) Have you got a nickname?

    A) Nick Nack.

    Teresa

    Nordell Customer Care

    Q) What sectors have you worked in previously?

    A) I have always been based in a manufacturing sector throughout my career, starting as an assembly operator around 30 years ago.

     

    Q) How long have you worked in the plastics industry?

    A) I have worked in the plastics industry for 17 years.

     

    Q) What do you love about your job?

    A) Working alongside customers, making sure that they get information which is correct and timely. Building good working relationships with co-workers and customers.

     

    Q) What attracted you to work at Nordell?

    A) A fresh start with an opportunity to work in the industry I enjoy working in; working alongside colleagues I have worked with previously.

     

    Q) Have you always worked in customer facing roles?

    A) Not always, but the last 17 years I have been working closely with customers and have found this to be one of my greatest talents.

     

    Q) Where are you from?

    A) I am Brighton born and bred.

     

    Q) Tell us three facts about you.

    A) 1. I love marmite and egg sandwiches.

         2. My favourite colour is purple.

         3. I am the queen of watching box sets.

     

    Q) Do you have a nickname?

    A) I am known to close friends and family as Twee.

    Zoltan — Nordell's Moulding Development Engineer

    Zoltan

    Moulding Development Engineer

    Q) How long have you worked in the plastics industry?

    A) I have been working in the industry for 18 years, around Europe, starting out my career as a qualified computer electronics engineer.

     

    Q) What do you love about your job?

    A) There are always challenges for me to learn from and improvements to be made. I love being in full control of the process and being able to produce something to the specification and getting a view into all the industries that injection moulding feeds into.

     

    Q) What has been your biggest achievement in your career so far?

    A) I have been privileged to work with some of the best in the industry, and I now get the opportunity to work alongside them again. I am most proud of my advanced injection moulding qualification.

     

    Q) Why did you choose a career in plastic injection moulding?

    A) The career chose me, and I am so happy it did. Trade injection moulding gives the opportunity to always learn something new.

     

    Q) Where are you from?

    A) I grew up in a small town in the east of Hungary, with my family. My parents have always been proud and supportive of me and my career progression.

     

    Q) Are you named after anyone?

    A) Zoltan is a traditional Hungarian name which means leader. I was named after my father – it was my mother’s choice! However, most people call me ‘Z’.

     

    Q) Tell us one interesting fact about you.

    A) I am a bass player. I have played since I was a teenager and have been heavily influenced by hard rock and metal bands.

     

    Q) Why Nordell?

    A) I love the location and the opportunity to move back to Worthing. I’m really excited about the role and the opportunity to contribute to the business using my biggest strength. I’m looking forward to working in a growing business excelling in the industry.