Meet the college students of Pure Solutions, our August Employee Spotlights! As their time with us comes to an end this summer, we wanted to showcase them as a token of our appreciation before they each go back to school.
Pictured left to right: Marc Tisme (MT), Manny Ramirez (M)
Pictured left to right: Ryan Fennelly (R), Finnian O'Driscoll (F), Charlie Bolivar (C), Kelvin Chirayath (K), Sean Goodfellow (S)
How long have you been working at Pure Solutions?
MT: This is my second summer working at Pure Solutions
M: About three months
R: I started working at Pure this summer
F: One season
C: This is my second year working at Pure
K: One Season
S: One season
What is your favorite part about working at Pure Solutions?
MT: My favorite part about Pure Solutions is the amazing scenery I get to explore and experience
M: The environment & team
R: I get to be in a truck by myself and I like the feeling of doing everything myself
F: Driving around a truck listening to music all day and seeing beautiful different backyards to plan for my future one
C: I love the freedom we're given
K: Having trucks to drive yourself
S: My favorite part is waking up and seeing the whole crew every morning
What is something most people don't know about you?
MT: One thing most people don't know about me is I like to do photography
M: I'm a righty for everything other than shooting a basketball
R: I love being in the wilderness, which is why I like this job
F: I enjoy listening to podcasts
C: I like to play guitar
K: I like to fish
S: I have a twin brother
What motivates you to wake up and go to work?
MT: The main motivation that gets me to wake up and go to work is that this is one of the many steps towards my end goal
M: My family & making money
R: That paycheck every Friday
F: To fund my antics
C: Making money to get myself through college
K: Being able to supply my food habit
S: To be able to talk to everyone every morning and making money
Who inspires you?
MT: The person that inspires me the most is my past self, and my mom
M: My mom and dad
R: I'm inspired by my mom and dad; they work so hard for the family and it makes me want to do the same
F: Justin Deveaux
C: My mom and older brother
K: Angel de Jesus
S: Francisco Nieves
What are you passionate about?
MT: I'm really passionate about my self-improvement and anime
R: I'm very passionate about sports
F: My friends, my family, my 2k and my career
C: I love cars, trucks, motorcycles (anything with a motor)
S: I'm passionate about my 2k build
How would you describe yourself in three words?
MT: Observant, enigma, clever
M: Independent, optimistic, and hardworking
R: Hardworking, adventurous, curious
F: Dedicated, willing, determined
C: Optimistic, outgoing, and hard working
K: Hard working, independent, hungry
S: Excited, energetic, caring
Tell us something about yourself that would surprise us.
MT: I plan on being a millionaire in four years
M: I'm Guatemalan
R: I am a computer science major
F: I have a pet Bearded Dragon
C: I used to volunteer to teach kids how to sail on the Cape
K: I used to wrestle
S: I have only been on a plane two times
What is something you learned at Pure Solutions?
MT: I learned a lot about different plant species
M: I learned a lot about lawn care and different ways to maintain a green lawn
R: Pure Solutions has made me a better worker, and has given me a better work ethic
F: I learned better overall driving skills, and increased my knowledge of plants and trees
C: Having good managers makes the whole system run very smooth (it starts at the top)
K: That you don't need toxic chemicals to get rid of mosquitoes
S: I learned how to manage multiple tasks at once
Where are you going to school?
MT: Wentworth Institute of Technology
M: Worcester State University
R: I'm going to Quinnipiac
F: I'm attending Saint Michaels in Vermont
C: Worcester Polytechnic Institute for mechanical engineering
K: I'm going to Texas Tech
S: I'm attending The Peterson School to become an electrician
These guys are some of our many dedicated and hardworking team members! We wish them all good luck with their endeavors at school, and hope to see them next season. Keep an eye out for our next Employee Spotlight!