Gary Veal

Gary Veal

Gary Veal

Drawing Office Manager

Take us through a typical day at Bailey for you…

Review the progress of all current projects.
Work on conceptual designs for upcoming projects and discuss with other departments.

What’s your favourite thing about working for Bailey?

There many different challenges that this line of work brings, whether that be tight deadlines or challenging design principles.

 What’s the most challenging aspect of your job and how do you overcome it?

See above…!
Almost all challenges are overcome by having a very knowledgeable and experienced team to consult with.

What advice would you give to someone who would like to work as an Drawing Office Manager

Learn as much as you can about the industry you’d like to work in, and try to understand it from all aspects. Expect things to change often, whether that is with jobs or the processes used, software etc. Try to embrace the changes

What three words would you use to describe the company?

1. Innovative
2. Knowledgeable
3. Determined

Do you have any nickname? What is it?

There are many names I am called, but I can’t put them on here.

If you had to eat one meal, every day for the rest of your life, what would it be?

Roast beef with all the trimmings.

If you were stuck on an island what three things would you bring?

1. Music
2. Books
3. My dogs

What do you like to do in your spare time?

Exercise, socialising, reading, watching films.

What is on your bucket list?

To travel across Europe on motorcycle. To design and build my own house.

If you were given a choice, where in the world would you like to go? 

South America