28 Jun Augusta Soteriou
Humans of Schiavello
Augusta SoteriouDesign and Engineering Manager
What did you want to be when you were young?
Someone who designs buildings, growing up I was fascinated by buildings/structures and how they withstand earthquakes.
What do you love most about working at Schiavello?
The culture and company aligns with my personal brand and values; has an outstanding industry reputation to leverage from; a great place (office space and environment) to work.
Project you’re most proud of?
Being apart of the bid team, that was successful on the Adelaide Festival Centre Internal Works construction project, c$16m. (My personal achievement was managing the SAHMRI c$220m from initiation to completion.)
People are surprised that I…
compled an Engineering (Civil) degree.
What are you known for around the office?
The extent of my industry network. I have the ability to connect people with relevant skills and services.
Most used emoji/s?
Smiley face 😊 as it’s a way to brighten someone’s day.
I unwind by..
Having dinner every night with the kids, I call it “family time”. Everyone has a turn to talk about what they did that day. It is way to improve their communication and listening skills.
My guilty pleasure is…
enjoying a Martini (vodka, gin or espresso or all the latter☺) at the end of the working week.
A quote you live by / personal motto
“Image is everything..”