Avery Bird

Trade: Mechatronics
School: Humber College
Employer: Magna Plastcoat
Hometown: Brighton, Ontario
Age: 24

"I come from a family of tradesmen and women so I grew up with a great amount of respect and awareness of the trades. When I graduated high-school I started on the path to become an electrician. After taking some pre-apprenticeship courses I discovered industrial automation and immediately found a passion for it. The field of mechatronics is growing rapidly and greatly satisfies my love of design, problem solving, and electro-mechanical tinkering."

  • My career goal is to work for a company that produces truly innovative products and services. I want a job where I feel I am making a noticeable contribution towards the company’s success.
  • Interesting fact about Avery: my biggest inspiration is my older sister. She is one of my biggest supporters for the upcoming WorldSkills Competition and has been my life coach on several occasions.
  • In the field of industrial automation and mechatronics, continuous learning is a required Essential Skill. Technology is always changing and improving and it is crucial to keep up with new technologies to stay competitive in the job market.

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