Meet the Team: James McCormack – Technical Sales

Meet the Team | Posted on 29/05/2019

Q: How long have you worked at Solar Power Australia?
A: 11 years

Q: What’s the coolest or most interesting thing you have worked on at SPA?
A: I didn’t do much work on it, but the electric Delorean takes the cool prize.

Q: What’s the best piece of professional advice you’ve ever received?
A: “Don’t muck about, the tide’s going out.” – If you think about it, that can be applied to almost every scenario imaginable.

Q: What are three items you’d take with you to a deserted island?

1. Towel
2. Jungle Hammock
3. Waterproof Shoes

Q: What’s your favourite sports team?
A: Do E-Sports count? If so, OG. If not, ummm… Australia?

Q: What did you want to be when you grew up?
A: Palaeontologist. But I lost that dream when I couldn’t figure out how to spell it.

Q: What motivates you?
A: The fast approaching heat death of the universe.

 Q: How do you describe what you do for a living to family and friends?
A: “I work with solar.”  If allowed I’ll elaborate that I mostly work with industrial power systems such as trailers or lighting.

Q: Who would you most like to switch places with for a day?
A: Dave Grohl.

Q: What characteristic do you like most about yourself?
A: I’m up for whatever.

Q: If you could change something in the world, what would it be?
Ban political donations and other ways to buy policy.

Q: How do you wind down after work?
A: I try not to get wound up at work. But if I do, then Classic Tetris is best to clear the mind.