Get To Know Juan Carlos Gomez
Juan Carlos brings six year of civil design experience to Sandlot Engineering and holds an Associate degree in Drafting and Design. We like to get to know our new team members beyond their resume with the Q&A below.
Who is someone you admire, and why?
Both my moms. They have a strong character but a great heart, very self-disciplined, driven and their word has value.
Tell me three pet peeves.
Bad drivers, wobbly tables, and people telling me what to do when I am already doing it.
What’s a typical day like for you?
Work, traffic, stop by the park and jog, make it home and shower watch shows while having dinner.
Do you have any skills or talents that most people do not know about?
Fix broken items and bring them back to life to re-use them. Dancing.
If you could be anywhere other than here, right this minute, where would you be?
Flashback to when you were 10 years old. What do you want to be when you grow up? Architect
If we went to happy hour, what would you order?
Finish this sentence. On Sunday mornings, you can usually find me...
At the soccer fields
How do you want people to remember you?
As somebody who cared
What do you think are the best skills that you bring to your job?
Positive attitude, dedication, team player.
Name three words that you would use to describe you.
Friendly, creative, down for anything.
How do you think your colleagues would describe you?
Hardworking, dedicated, friendly.
What do you want to make sure you do before you die?
What is a goal you have for yourself that you want to accomplish in the next year?
Get out of debt (student loans)
Name a few of your daily habits (other than a shower and brushing your teeth).
What publications do you regularly read?
Honestly, lately only what’s on Facebook.
What are you happiest doing, when you’re not working?
What are some causes you care about?
ADAA (Anxiety and Depression Association of America), Reuse & Recycle, Forest Restoration.
What do you do with friends in your spare time?
Sports, video games
What would be your personal motto?
Don’t just be alive, LIVE!