Froude Consine Limited

Mechanical Engineering Company


June 1989 – December 1994

Job Description

Froude Consine designed, developed and distributed Dynamometers to industries who needed to calibrate their engines ranging from the car industry to air craft carriers.

My role consisted of the maintenance of the IBM Mainframe and attached peripherals. This extended to IBM terminals, and later to IBM PC workstations and printers. I also developed my programming skills and design skills in this role.

Role Responsibilities

  • Overnight tape backups
  • Line printer maintenance
  • Terminal Installation
  • Training
  • Desktop publishing
  • User training
  • Programming

  • Computer Programming (COBOL / REXX)
  • Mainframe Maintenance
  • PC / Printer Maintenance
  • User Training
  • UI Development