Where are you from?
I was born in Independence, Missouri, but I have lived in Lawson, Missouri since 1971.
How long have you worked at Continental Disc Corporation?
What does your job entail?
Being a Discmaker entails making rupture discs per procedures, utilizing testing to make sure that they meet our quality and standard guidelines.
What is the biggest challenge of your job?
Moving from bench to bench, making different products and getting re-familiar with the tooling, since each bench is different…which means you have to be careful!
What is the most rewarding thing about your job?
Knowing you have done a good job, when testing the rupture discs you have worked on have passed inspection. It is a safety product, after all, and you must do your best.
What do you love about working at Continental Disc Corporation?
I like the people and it's not far from home. It is a good place to work.
What do you do in your free time?
I spend time with my kids, wife and other family members. My daughters are growing up fast and they are fun to be around. I also have a few hobbies: cars and guns.