Mick was born in England and is a qualified mechanical fitter and turner starting work in 1982 for British rail. In 1990 Mick joined the Royal Electrical Mechanical Engineers, a division of the British armed forces.
In 1995 Mick migrated to Western Australia and worked as a hydraulic specialist for Johns Engineering and later joined Monadelphous in their mining division. In 1996 he commenced work at CSBP where he worked for 14 years.
During his time there he completed a diploma in frontline management and cert IV training and assessment. He finished his time at CSBP working as a shift supervisor.
In 2010 Mick joined IPC as a site supervisor and is now operations manager. Mick has a proven track record of managing industrial operations, project management, budget cost control, safety and shutdown planning. Recently Mick completed his diploma in work health and safety.