November 1, 2017

Salamander welcome key appointments

At Salamander we strive to ensure that we always invest in our staff, as they are heavily at the heart of the business. We make sure that our employees not only have the skills they need to do the job, but also that they have interpersonal skills which mean they are able to work coherently as a part of a team. Recently we have welcomed to the team two new exceptional staff members who we already know will be a credit to themselves and the company.

Name: Anthony Hunter (above left)

Position: 3D CAD 

20 years sheet metal knowledge with 10 years in 3D design.

Anthony has been a great addition to the CAD team here at Salamander. Enabling us to quickly design from a customer’s concept all the way through to the manufacture. Whilst designing with consistency and at a high skill level, Anthony will always ensure the most time and cost-effective route is the end throughput. This new appointment for the business has enabled us to react to customers enquiries must quicker. Anthony said " I like working at Salamander because of the focused environment within the technical department. I have joined a team with a wealth of knowledge. I also like the variety of different projects which I get involved with. No day is ever the same.”

Anthony likes playing golf, supporting the local Premiership football team Huddersfield Town and playing 5 a side as well as a keen interest in watching British super bikes.

Name: Dave Hammond (above right)

Position: Sales Account Manager

32 years sheet metal knowledge

Dave has enabled us to react to quickly customer’s requirements for quotation and is able to quote quickly because of his in-depth knowledge of how something is manufactured or fabricated.

Dave has been a great addition to the team bringing new business to Salamander as well as developing a further relationship with current customers. Dave is currently working towards EngTech status. Talking about his new role, Dave said "Salamander is a family run business with a friendly working atmosphere. I like the fact that the skill set at Salamander is high, enabling us to come up with clever solutions to customers requirements.” Dave lives in Honley, a nearby local village to Salamander and likes to cycle in to work to keep fit as well as taking his dog for walks. 

We are always looking for new and interesting talent here at Salamander, if you are interested in working for us please don’t hesitate to get in touch – you might be the next best thing for our growing, family-run business. 

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