Meet The Team – Nathan & Jack
To celebrate Father’s Day our Meet The Team series focuses on the father and son members of our staff. We meet Philip & Alan, who have been a part of our team for around a year.
Name Nathan & Jack Cates (L-R)
Job role Tanker Driver & Apprentice Mechanic
How long have you worked at Binder? 19 months/ 1 year
What’s a typical day at Binder for you? Nathan – I travel the breadth of the county visiting different properties emptying septic tanks and sewage treatment plants. The job is varied so I don’t know where I might be day to day! Jack – I am training with support from my manager James Studd. This involves keeping the company vehicles ticking over, repairing parts, welding and fabrication etc.
What’s your favourite part of your job? Nathan – It’s got to be the comradery within the team and the banter we have that makes it such a fun place to work. Jack – I agree, it’s definitely great to have the laughs we have as a team.
What’s your desert island disc? Nathan – Wish You Were Here, Pink Floyd. Jack – This is Sleepy Hallow, Sleepy Hallow.
What do you enjoy doing in your spare time? Nathan – I coach young people for two local football teams and I am also secretary of the club. Jack – I play a lot of football and I am a keen Arsenal supporter.