Employee Recognition / Spotlight
EMPLOYEE: Jason Endsley
JOB TITLE: Project Manager
FAMILY: 3 kids - Jacob (19), Katryna (17) and Trevor (13)
NARRATIVE BIO: Jason was born in Phoenix, AZ and lived Phoenix until he was 3 years old. At three he moved to Alaska with his Mother, who wanted to pursue work during the boom of the Alaska Pipeline. Jason and his two sisters were raised by their Mother in Alaska until he was 13 years old, ultimately returning to Arizona, where Jason finished Junior High and High School. After High School, Jason joined the U.S. Army and served 3 years in Germany with a 9 month tour of duty in Bosnia. Upon separating from the military Jason moved back to Alaska where he joined the IBEW, serving a 4-year Apprenticeship, ultimately receiving his Journeyman Wireman card. In 1999, Jason was married and shortly thereafter, his first child (son - Jacaob) arrived. In 2001, their second child (daughter - Katryna) was born and the family again relocated Arizona when construction activity in Alaska slowed to a halt. In 2005, their last child (son - Trevor) was born. In the last 18 years, Jason has worked as a wireman, Foreman, General Foreman, Superintendent, and Project Manager in the Electrical and General Contracting fields.
FIRST JOB: Busboy @ Mi Amigo's
Hero(es): Steve Jobs, Michael Jordan
HOBBIES: Golf, Fishing, Traveling
FAVORITE RESTAURANT: DC Steakhouse (Chandler)
FAVORITE FOOD: Seafood, Mexican
FAVORITE DRINK: Long Island Ice Tea
FAVORITE MOVIE: I-Robot
FAVORITE BOOK: Steve Jobs, Michael Jordan
BEST ADVICE (GIVEN): Help others be successful and you will be successful.
BEST ADVICE (TO GIVE): Never be afraid to ask for help or to give help when needed.
YEARS IN TRADE: 20
FAVORITE PROJECT I HAVE WORKED ON: Clear Radar (2nd year apprentice)
BEST PART OF WORKING AT SPECTRA: Working at Spectra has been a real Team experience. Everyone supports everyone.