Violetta Newmann

Violetta Newmann

Quality Control Supervisor

Location

Tyholland, Co. Monaghan, Ireland

When did you start with Monaghan Mushrooms?

I have worked here for 7 years and 3 months.

What other jobs have you done with Monaghan Mushrooms?

When I started I worked on the production line, and then I was promoted to QC supervisor after four years.

What do you like best about working at Monaghan Mushrooms?

I like working here because there is a good team and I meet lots of new friends. When you work here, you get a lot of training and great work experience. I have learned a lot about mushrooms, especially identifying when they are good or bad quality!

What’s been your best experience at Monaghan Mushrooms?

I generally like everything about working here. One of the best days was when I was promoted to QC supervisor; I remember when they told me that I had done well in the interview and that I had got the promotion. That was great.

Another day that I really enjoyed was on my birthday last year, when everyone in my team wished me happy birthday and surprised me with a card and some flowers!

What advice would you give to anyone thinking about joining Monaghan Mushrooms?

I would say that you will work hard, and you will make great friends and contacts here. You can be working together with your team for up to 12 hours, so you really become very good friends.