Kevin Warrington

Staff profile

Kevin Warrington


Senior Lecturer

Teaching areas

Automotive Electrical and Automotive Engineering

About me

  • My parents built a Garage from scratch. I grew up as the Garage expanded.
  • My Father encouraged me to become an Auto Electrician.
  • I joined Saint John and rose through the ranks.
  • 1967-1975 Westward Electric, Apprentice to Advanced Tradesman.
  • 1975 Glen Innis Electrical and Tuning. Foreman.
  • 1975-1978 Lucas Industries ,Workshop Supervisor.
  • 1978-1985 K Warrington Ltd ,Owner /Operator.
  • I was the NZ Electrician to the Whitbread round the world Yacht race.
  • I won second place in the NZ Saint John Individual Competition.
  • I am a St John First Aid Instructor/Assessor.
  • I attended a Royal Investiture and Vice Regal Functions.
  • My motivation is learning new things every day

Why I love MIT

The social interaction of teaching and learning.

The great variety of young people on their life’s journey and being a small part of that.

Why come to MIT?

The learning Environment is great here, you should partake of it.