Name: Emmerson Peacock
Program: Mechanical Engineering
University(s) / College(s) Attended: University of Waterloo
Education / Degree(s): BASc in Mechanical Engineering with a Specialization in Welding and Joining
Current Job Title: Manufacturing/Welding Engineering
Current Employer: BWXT Canada Ltd.
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Fun Facts About Me
The most inspiring engineer I know is ....... Because ........ ?: Professor Carolyn Hansson.
Why did you choose to study engineering?: I enjoy the combination of hands on experience and the theory to back it up.
How do you apply your engineering degree to your current career?: I work in manufacturing and welding of nuclear steam generators and waste containers. A significant amount of the theory I learned in school is directly applicable to my projects at work.
What advice would you give to someone hoping to pursue a career in engineering?: Engineering has a very wide range of topics and types of work! Try to figure out what parts you like or what parts interest you, and pursue those even if they are challenging.