Waterways Lab Manager
03 423 0455
John holds a Master of Science (Chemistry) from Waikato University, 2007.
His expertise is in routine analytical chemistry: as a technical assistant (water preparation) then instrument technician (organics) at Hill Laboratories he performed a wide range of analyses on environmental soil and water samples.
John was also a research associate at Plant and Food Research investigating chemicals involved in the “communication” of plants and insects as well as the application of these chemicals for monitoring and controlling insect populations.
Prior to joining Waterways John spent two years working at Autoneum in Switzerland assisting with quality control and research and development of parts manufactured for the automobile industry.