Margeaux Janenko

Margeaux Janenko
Electrical Technician
Kentz Engineering and Construction
Category Nomination Outstanding Operator/Technician/Tradeswoman

Margeaux Janenko is a talented female tradesperson and passionate advocate for social change.  Working as an Electrician at Chevron’s Gorgon site for Kentz Engineering and Contracting, Margeaux maintains a positive energy during a demanding work schedule. Despite her limited time off-site, she enthusiastically engages as a volunteer ambassador for female tradespeople in her role as board member for the Western Australian based not-for-profit TradeUp Australia.

On site Margeaux stands out through her high quality of work and as one of the very few female tradespeople on the extensive Gorgon project. Margeaux also stands out in her electrical trade by possessing a unique combination of specialised qualifications which include hazardous areas and rope access. These skills are highly desirable for current and future resources projects in Western Australia, and by having the foresight to gain extra certifications in her field, Margeaux has proven to be an example of the capacity for females to thrive in the resources sector and become a stand out leaders in their trade.