Qualifications/Accreditations: Rope access level 2, height safety, traffic management, first aid, Sayfa accredited installer, EWP, diploma in horticulture, currently studying for a certified MBA
Industry Experience: Matt has over 15 years’ experience in the industry, managing works from everything on high end houses to the tallest skyscrapers, schools, commercial facilities and hospitals. Matt also has 10 years’ experience working in garden maintenance at some of Melbourne’s most spectacular properties and as a groundsman/gardener at Huntingdale golf course. He is a specialist in developing solutions for difficult access and high risk work such as high dusting, gutter cleaning, facade maintenance, pest-control. He also brings incredible attention to detail on the job and is known for his work on high-end properties and complex work. Matt also brings experience in auditing, planning, installing and certifying height safety systems in accordance with current standards.
Tell us a bit about yourself and your interests outside of work: I am a keen Essendon supporter, a lover of live music, a good red wine, a well-made coffee and most other sports. These days much of my time when I am not working is taken up chasing around my two energetic boys and baby daughter.
Nickname: Daddy long arms
Qualifications/Skills: Level 2 Rope access, EWP Licence, working at heights, first aid certificate, Sayfa installation accreditation.
Experience/Background: I have been in the window cleaning trade for over 12 years and still really enjoy it. My job experience has ranged from domestic houses, shop fronts, builders cleans, high end clients to high rise buildings. I also have years of experience in pressure cleaning jobs ranging from building washing to domestic houses and much more.
About: I was born and bred in New Zealand and moved to Melbourne in 2013 with my family. I have three children and a wonderful wife. Have a big passion for sport especially rugby, rugby league and still play competitive soccer in Melbourne.
Enjoy summer BBQs and hanging out with friends and family. Really love my food and cooking up a storm in the kitchen. Coffee is one of my best friends also. When I’m not working love spending time at home with the kids and renovating my house.
Nickname: Big D
Qualifications: Level 2 rope technician
Industry Experience: 18 years in the commercial building maintenance industry between Auckland NZ, Sydney and Melbourne. Over the years I’ve experienced a lot of different types of jobs ranging from cleaning windows in houses to 70 story high rise buildings. From building maintenance repairs and painting to window replacement and caulking. Also I’m experience in roof safety rail installations and anchor point installs etc. Best part of doing this work over the years is every day is different! You never get bored and I love the variety of work in different locations all over.
About: I’m a family man. Moved to Australia 1998 and I’m happily married with six kids. Big UFC fan and I love rugby union – I’m a massive All Blacks supporter! When I’m not at work I spend time with my family which keeps me very busy. Also love food and beer. I love my family, and I love life.
Qualifications/Accreditations: rope access level 1, height safety, level 3 heating and ventilation engineer, pipefitter
Industry Experience: 10 years’ experience working in the window cleaning industry between Scotland and Australia. Have been involved with all aspects of window cleaning ranging from small residential cleans, high end residential, schools, colleges, resorts, skyscrapers etc. Gutter cleaning, pressure cleaning and anchor point testing are other tasks I perform on a regular basis.
About: Since moving to Australia nearly four years ago from Scotland with my partner Jodie, I am slowly but surely trying to get into AFL but still love soccer in the UK. I love to travel, keep fit, have a beer and go to discotheques to watch electronic music when possible. Also love a flat white!
Position: Project Manager
Qualifications: Master Project Manager, height safety certification, Sayfa accredited installer.
About: Bernie has over 10 years’ experience as a project manager and his many skills mean that he is capable of everything from drafting to website design. His skills as a project manager are particularly handy in the height safety industry whereby Bernie can design and oversee the installation, auditing and recertification of height safety systems.
Position: Administration Officer
Michelle is a vital part of our team – keeping us organised and ensuring a seamless experience for all our customers. Although Michelle is new to our industry she loves a challenge and learning new things and is thriving in our action packed office!
About: I’m a mum to an 8-month-old and a two-year-old so as you can imagine outside of work I’m pretty busy chasing them around.