Meet Joy!! (@_joymaulu27)⬇️⬇️

▪️Joy Maulu Tiumalu, was born and raised in Samoa and moved to Levin NZ 8years ago. ▫️Her ultimate goal is to help her family. She always wanted to become a nurse or maybe a doctor, but life doesn’t always go as planned. She was inspired to work in construction after helping renovate their family home.Continue reading “Meet Joy!! (@_joymaulu27)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Lynley!! (@Wildoakcreations)⬇️⬇️

▪️Lynley is a carpenter from Jacksonville, Florida! ▫️She got into construction on a leap of faith after leaving the corporate world. She built docks for 3 years and began doing woodwork on the side. She is currently working for a lumber company! ▪️Lynley has always been very handy and creative, but she never did anythingContinue reading “Meet Lynley!! (@Wildoakcreations)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Lindsey!! (@babethebuilder)⬇️⬇️

▪️Lindsey recently started her own company, Babe The Builder!! Her boyfriend created the name as a way to joke around, but it ended up sticking. She finds the name cute, playful and empowering! 💕 ▫️She received her bachelors in Construction Management from Ferris State University and Associates in Civil Engineering in 2013. She has workedContinue reading “Meet Lindsey!! (@babethebuilder)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Kensie!! (@justkensie)⬇️⬇️

▪️Kensie is 21 years old, from Arizona and she builds custom luxury camper vans! ▫️When she was 19, she purchased her first van (an empty cargo sprinter van) and turned it into a functional, off-grid camper van, which she called home for two years! ▪️Prior to purchasing the van, she was a pre-med student atContinue reading “Meet Kensie!! (@justkensie)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Jenna!! (@tigerrrzz)⬇️⬇️

▪️Jenna is an aircraft mechanic by trade, but she is currently working in the Aerospace Industry as a flight technician for NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. ▫️Through JPL, Jenna assisted in building the Perseverance Mars Rover, that will be landing on Mars February 18th 2021! ▪️She used to be a fibreglass technician, specifically for a themeContinue reading “Meet Jenna!! (@tigerrrzz)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Connie!! (@conniethecarpenter)⬇️⬇️

▪️Connie is 19 years old and from the South West of England! ▫️She has been an apprentice carpenter for a year and a half, and she can’t wait to see where the future takes her! ▪️Connie attends college one day a week and will hopefully be finished and qualified next year! ▫️She loves seeing otherContinue reading “Meet Connie!! (@conniethecarpenter)⬇️⬇️”

Meet KT ( @miss_restoration_)⬇️⬇️

▪️KT has been in the restoration business for 8.5 years! She says being able to preserve historic buildings and ensure the history has a future is something that she is extremely proud of! ▫️Restoration is a skillful and artist trade, however positions are hard to come by unless you know somebody already in the trade,Continue reading “Meet KT ( @miss_restoration_)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Diana!! (@dee_almonte)⬇️⬇️

▪️Diana is 35 years old, and from Long Island. She unofficially got started when she worked with a medical equipment company 11 years ago. She began as a receptionist and eventually moved into Project Management. ▫️She and her team built enormous sterilizing machines for hospitals. Which tied directly into the structure and plumbing of theContinue reading “Meet Diana!! (@dee_almonte)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Julie!! (@julievanberkel)⬇️⬇️

▪️Julie is 23 years old, and just got into the carpentry field last year. She partook in an all women’s course called Women In the Skilled Trades (WIST) ▫️Julie has completed all aspects of the program, and is now working on getting the rest of her hours to be a certified journey person. ▪️She wentContinue reading “Meet Julie!! (@julievanberkel)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Aimee!! (@aimeekatestanton) ⬇️⬇️

▪️Aimee started her journey studying beauty therapy before she decided she couldn’t paint nails and wanted to be a Plumber. ▫️She applied for 120+ jobs in the plumbing industry before only hearing back from 1. From there she had a tough start with falling through a roof, getting a piece of metal stuck in herContinue reading “Meet Aimee!! (@aimeekatestanton) ⬇️⬇️”

Meet Acacia-Bay!! (@kaysh_buildsnz)⬇️⬇️

▪️Acacia-Bay Gribble is a second year building apprentice from Palmy, Nz. Her dream job was to be a chef or in the police force. ▫️She comes from a family of mostly boys! Surprisingly none of them wanted a trade. So she challenged herself beyond your typical daily job and did a trade in college, thenContinue reading “Meet Acacia-Bay!! (@kaysh_buildsnz)⬇️⬇️”