Employee Spotlight

Brandon, Value-Added Technician

Brandon has worked as an industrial controls and fluid power technician in the Value Added Department at Automation, Inc. since 2014. He recently took a trip to the South Pacific Thailand/ Vietnam. While in Thailand he stayed in Patong Bay, Phuket (picture taken in Thailand).

Brandon, how has your background helped you at Automation, Inc.?

"I have a mechanical, electrical and manufacturing background. Having all of these different backgrounds make a good fit for Automation."

What is your favorite thing about working at Automation, Inc.?

"The challenging tasks it provides and the variety of different jobs day to day."

What are some of your hobbies?

"Playing video games, camping, fishing, four-wheeling, watching Gold Rush, Alaskan shows, and Ghost Adventures. I like to watch all Minnesota sport teams."

What is one thing people may find surprising about you?

"That I really want be a treasure hunter for Ancient Artifacts. I once had a cat named Grady for 15 years. I’m pretty sure he understood everything I said to him because he would reply to me every time with different types of meows."