At Westminster Tool, we believe that our people are what make us different. Our monthly Employee Spotlight is a way to introduce you to the people that make us who we are – and that enable us to exceed expectations.
Name: Chelsea Silan
Position: Production Technician
Education: Graphic Arts Associate’s Degree & QVCC Advanced Manufacturing Certificate
Years at WT: 3
Q1: What are some of your hobbies outside of work?
Shopping, going to the movies, going to conventions, playing with my pets (dog Yuki and cat Ryo), cooking, exploring the arts and Japanese pop culture…aka anime.
Q2: What accomplishment are you most proud of?
Becoming an independent woman after leaving “the nest.”
Q3: Who inspires you?
The women in my family are all strong, but my grandma stands out the most. After leaving Japan and coming to a different country, she has gone through the struggles of adjusting to a new place completely by herself.
Q4: What is the best advice you ever received? What is the worst advice you ever received?
Best: “Always be happy at what you do with your work, even if the pay is little.”
Worst: “Keep your head down and always listen to others.”
Q5: What is something you enjoy about working at Westminster Tool?
The friendly atmosphere. Everyone here is nice and helps each other out, and no one is looked down upon.
Interested in joining our team? Visit our Careers page to learn more!