Daniel Cassar


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Daniel Cassar

Aug. 3 2020

Site Team Leader based at Mobil Altona Refinery, Victoria, Australia

When did you start working for Bureau Veritas?

May, 2002 as a NDT Technician at Intico Coburg and progressed to Team Leader by 2009 until now.

What are some highlights of your career to date?

Leading the team to winning 8 refinery awards in 7 years the best record of any contractor on site.

What are the toughest challenges you have faced in your career?

Planning and then executing major turnaround events. Keeping my crew safe and focused during the current COVID-19 pandemic.

What is something not many people know about you?

I played guitar in a working original rock band in pubs, clubs & festivals in my younger days.

Can you name a person who inspires you, or that you look up to? What makes you admire Them?

My father, who is retiring this year after working at the same company for 56 years, since he was 14 years old. He taught me the value of loyalty, hard work and the meaning of family.

Where is your favourite place in the world and why?

Other than home, Buenos Aires. The meat and wine are fantastic!

What music is currently playing on your MP3, Car Radio?

Rock / Metal, generally anything heavy metal.

What do you like to do in your spare time?

Play Guitar, BBQ, Watch AFL (Collingwood The greatest AFL team ever)and spending time with my family.