Hartlepool graduate Olivia is master of her own destiny

Olivia Steel has joined Gateshead form NOV Completion & Production Systems.
Olivia Steel has joined Gateshead form NOV Completion & Production Systems.

A Hartlepool woman is enjoying a degree of success as she makes her way in the world of industry.

Olivia Steel, a former pupil at Hart Primary School, gained a Masters degree at Sunderland University at the age of 19.

Now she is making her mark with NOV Completion & Production Solutions, based on Gateshead’s Team Valley.

Andy Hankey, general manager, said: “Olivia will be working on introducing a new competency-based training system, as well as taking responsibility for managing the apprentice training scheme and adult learning programmes.

“We are extremely excited and proud to have been able to attract Olivia to join our organisation and support us in the transformation programme that we are currently undergoing.

“We have also placed Olivia within our management development programme, where, over the next three years, she will be involved in various aspects of business gaining many valuable experiences to aid in her future career development.”