Name: Connor M. Patrick
Title: Field Surveyor II
Started at christopher: I started at christopher in November of 2018.
Hometown: Woodbridge, VA.
What was your very first job?
CP:Landscaping, for a company that I still sometimes see on our job sites!
Favorite vacation destination:
CP: Shenandoah! It’s not far from home, but I love the mountains.
What energizes you outside of work?
CP: Reading, talking to my friends, or drawing something!
On Saturday you can find me:
CP: Usually at home relaxing, or visiting my family in Woodbridge.
What would be your last meal request?
CP: Mom’s tortilla soup! No question.
What was your favorite project to work on and why?
What company event do you enjoy most?
CP: I really like the Awards Banquets, which are a great way to cut loose a little and celebrate the year with friends and co-workers!
What is your favorite thing about working at christopher?
CP: The people for sure, but I also really appreciate the variety of work I’m involved in.
What is the best piece of advice you could offer someone considering a career in civil engineering/surveying/land planning?
CP: Keeping an open line of communication between you and your project manager is very important. Don’t be afraid to ask questions. And for field surveyors specifically, remember to hydrate.