Mick Barker

Mr Michael Barker

City & Guilds London & 4-year Apprenticeship

  • Water Engineering & Building Energy Technician

Roles and expertise

I have 48 years experience in Engineering with a wide range of skills. Thirty years at Loughborough University where I use a diverse range of skills such as welding, milling, turning, woodworking, maintaining, repairing pumps and teaching equipment together with designing and building research equipment. I support both the Water Group and the Building Energy Research Group.

Career profile

I completed my 4-year apprenticeship in 1977 and became a fitter and then a service engineer for a lift manufacturer before starting work at Loughborough University in 1988.