Jonathan sits at the helm of both MC Construction and Conpavers Blenheim, having held the position of Director since the incorporation back in 2011.
He has worked with a wide range of engineers and managers across numerous contracts over the past 20 years and brings to the team a strong solutions-focus that drives benefits for both the clients and the engineers. Jonathan holds qualifications in workplace first aid, is a certified multi-skilled plant operator, and has a SiteSafe passport
Project Manager (Civil)
Kenley is a passionate, energetic team leader who loves being out there doing it, being a key part of the company all his working life and living the dream. Being up to the neck in mud each day he's known for getting stuff done. A pleasure to work with and prides himself on uniting the team to get motivated!
Ross has worked for MC Construction as subcontractor builder since 2008. He continued this role as the company evolved into CMT Group in 2018.
Ross has been responsible for the construction of a large number of projects over the years ranging from straight-forward garages to large commercial builds such as the new SPCA Quarantine building where he was Site manager.
Ross took on the role of Branch Manager for the Christchurch branch in 2020 and brings with him a very high standard of workmanship and an extensive knowledge of the building industry in both residential and commercial.
“If a job is worth doing it is worth doing right“ is a philosophy Ross has always upheld during his building career.
Hazel joined the team in April 2019 and has been working part time as an Administrative/Executive Assistant. Her role involves managing all Blenheim staff timesheets & purchase orders, the staff logbooks, arranging times with customers for site visits, writing up quotations and keeping in touch with customers and projects.
Nick has been working for the company for over 8 years beginning on the tools learning the trade of concrete paver installation and concrete placing. Having enjoyed a more hands approach to work Nick has now managed more than a few projects single handedly. He has an easy go lucky attitude but gets the job done.
Nick is a social butterfly and loves sport and hanging out with freinds, fishing charters or visiting friends in the North Island.
Nick truly a valuable asset to the team at large.
Jeremy and his family decided to come back to the land of the long white cloud in Oct 2019, after a 10 year trip overseas to Australia. He's relieved to be back with friends and family and in his own back yard where he enjoys relaxing the most. Hunting, diving, fishing and doing archery is where he fills his days after work.
During work hours he manages the large warehouse for all the equipment, maintenance and materials required on the many sites around MarlboroughJeremy likes to keep everything spick and span which works in perfectly with the rest of the team.
Dan joined our growing team as General Manager, in April 2018.
Dan brings with him, an extensive background in Operations and Business Development. Having worked across an array of industries, He has acquired and developed a diverse knowledge in business management, as well as a having a wealth of knowledge relating to our industry.
Working Hard, Working Honest and Working as a Team is a philosophy Dan has always worked by and believes in strongly.
Anton has been with Conpavers / CMT group NZ Ltd since 2006. He has become an integral part of our Civil team, where he is the go-to when it comes to pricing. When he is not managing large-scale civil construction projects (Such as service station builds, roading and drainage works), he gets around pricing private landscaping projects. These include but are not limited to paving, driveways, and other landscaping works.
Anton has a great wealth of knowledge when it comes to the civil construction industry and puts this to good use when its called for.
Territory Manager ( Total Tactilez)
Dale is one that helps in all things sales. He’s a great listener that is ready to listen
to your accessibility needs.
Originally started his career working with Conpavers from school in 2002, and
then jumped the fence to Total Tactilez at the beginning of 2017. Would be fair to say he’s part of the furniture!
Strives to help the team get proposals out the door with quantifying, and help
clients solve their accessibility problems.
Terry, who is both our Projects Manager and one of our Quantity Surveyors, has been involved with the building industry for the last 30 years. He is responsible for ensuring the team leaders are on task and up to speed on a daily basis. Terry is also in charge of coordinating subcontractors and all deliveries on projects, holds his SiteSafe passport, and is workplace first aid qualified.
Sales & Marketing
Apprentice Project Manager
Tristan is our Sales Manager, and was originally born into and worked in the
aluminum windows and doors industry for 11 years. After that he spent 5 years
in the ever-demanding food industry, learning essential customer relationship
and service skills. Tristan is absolutely passionate about people and sets high
perfectionism standards when it comes to job quality.
Matt has been with CMT Group NZ Ltd since the start of 2017. He is responsible for all things health and safety, from both paperwork\office perspective and also onsite implementation and compliance auditing of H&S policies, procedures, and legislation. He also has responsibilities in our traffic management division, including designing traffic management plans, conducting site audits, and helping to set
out and run sites as required.
Jayden is our commercial manager and holds an in-depth knowledge of our non-slip Tactile Safety and Architectural products and services.
A member of the overall management team, Jayden also oversees the financial performance of CMT Group NZ Ltd.
Often traveling nationwide, and overseas developing business with our valued clients means he can be a hard man to catch in the office but he is constantly working away growing our brands and team.
Building / Construction Manager
Brent joined CMT Group in April 2019. He takes pride in his work and it shows in every aspect. Brent gets results by working hard, efficiently and effectively and leading his team by the same high standards. Brent has years of project management experience under his belt. Outside of work Brent is an avid mountain biker and is an active member of both Blenheim and Nelson Mountain Biking Clubs.
Rochelle is the driving force behind our administration team. She carries out administration work such as preparing tender documents, keeping project files up to date, whilst keeping track of project financials through the duration of each project, paying the wages, as well as being the executive assistant the management team – arranging travel, booking appointments etc.
Landscape Yard Manager
Julie joined the team in 2017, with 10 years in the civil industry she brings a vast knowledge of the industry to us. Her current role is landscape yard manager.
Julie prides herself on delivering quality customer service and is adaptable, transparent and honest.
With local experience and knowledge Julie aims to make any entire project as easy and enjoyable as possible whilst delivering exceptional results on time and on budget for every customer.
Our team takes care and pride in each and every project.
Come and view our yard and talk over your landscaping needs, we will be happy to help!
Christchurch Branch Administration
Jo joined the team in 2020 as office administrator in the Christchurch office. Her role includes liaising with Blenheim office regarding accounts payable, timesheets, purchase orders and Sub Contractor Agreements. She also works in closely with Ross (Branch Manager) to ensure the smooth running of the Christchurch projects. Jo has 20 years office experience and brings a bubbly, positive attitude to the position.
Ferdie joined the team in 2020 fresh off the boat from South Africa. We all gave him a warm welcome to the land of the long white cloud and hope he will settle down and become one of the many immigrants choosing to make New Zealand his home.
Ferdie has a vast array of knowledge in the field of Quantity Surveying and will be greatly valued member of our ever-expanding team.
Construction Project Manager
Ryan joined CMT Group in 2020 as a Licenced Building Practitioner and holds qualifications in both carpentry and project management. He brings with him a wide ranging experience in residential builds and earthquake remediation works.
Ryan enjoys working with and leading teams and is known for going the extra mile to get the job done.
Sales Support / Marketing
Bradley has been in sales for over 20 years and is emphatic about providing a the highest level of customer service at all times. He is helpful, jovial and professional with advice and assistance at every instance.
Bradley has taken on the role of marketing the group and individual sectors of the business using his experience in graphic design, self taught webdesign and flair for writing skills he utilises whenever possible.
"My goal is to make sure everyone I meet knows who CMT Group is and what we do".
Christchurch Yard Manager
Ian began his time at the Head Office in Blenheim. After more than a few years with the group Ian decided to make a move to Christchurch and an opportunity to manage the yard came up at the same time. Ian is a hardworking, show up to work everyday good óle kiwi type of man who works hard and likes down time with his family. Ian can be seen on most of the sites around Canterbury delivering and tidying projects as they go up.
Health & Safety Manager
I have had 16 years of Health and Safety background having worked in aviation, civil construction, waste management, steel and the wine industry .
I bring to the team a diverse range of knowledge and experience. I like to keep Health and Safety simple and user friendly and practical.
I moved to the Marlborough region from Christchurch 4 and a half years ago. I enjoy spending time with my partner and his 2 teenage boys when I'm not working. We are all pretty outdoors orientated with fishing, caravanning, tramping, golf and many other outdoor adventures spent together.
The thing I am most proud of is running the Great Wall of China half Marathon in 2019, it was an experience of a life time.