Meet the team: Darren English, Meter Read Analyst
Role: Meter Read Analyst
Where are you based? Wynyard
Favourite thing about working for Everflow Water? The modern working environment and it displays its values across the board
What does a typical working day look like for you? Spreadsheets... They are a bit like marmite. I don’t like marmite but love spreadsheets
What’s your favourite Everflow Water value, and why? Unity – no one is competing against each other and we all have the same goal
If a movie was made about your life, what genre would it be? Comedy, crime and romance… Yes I turned my life around at some point
What’s the one thing you’ve always wanted to do? Go to Jamaica
What’s your favourite animal and why? None – I’m allergic to most of them
What’s your favourite food? Chicken... Mixed grill or anything with meat
Favourite film? Friday, Bad Boys and Bullet Boy
If you could wake up tomorrow as someone else, who would it be? As strange as it sounds perhaps a woman only to try and figure out how a woman thinks
If you could have one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be? Either a Sunday roast or Kilimanjaro chicken.
What type of music do you listen to? Hip-hop, grime, reggae & dancehall
What would your epitaph be? I don’t know what someone would put on my headstone!! But maybe the below:
The best there is, the best there was and the best there ever will be (in my kid’s eyes).
The kindest, most hard-working man that would do anything for anyone given the opportunity (had to ask the wife about this one)
What would your favourite office lunch option? Chicken fried rice
Who is your hero? My dad, for how he put up with me in my younger years!!!
Favourite quote? Be good, be kind, be nice – something I say to my kids everyday
What are you afraid of? Bees and wasps
Describe yourself in three words: Supportive, understanding and determined