Our People

Greg McIntosh
Company Director, Estimator,
Contracts Manager, Design
Greg Mcintosh Contracts Manager, Estimator, Design

Greg has over 30 years experience in the construction industry. He started his apprenticeship with Archer Building Contractors Ltd in 1980 completing it in 1984. After Ajax Building Contractors Ltd took over the business from Archer's, Greg progressed through the positions of leading hand, foreman and site manager to become a Director of Ajax in 1990. His responsibilities now include estimating, quantity surveying, contract management and design.

Qualifications

  • Trade Certificate in Carpentry
  • Advanced Trade Certificate in Carpentry
  • Licensed Building Practitioner in Carpentry
  • Licensed Building Practitioner in Site 2
  • Licensed Building Practitioner in Design 2
  • NZ Certificate in Construction Health and Safety and Injury Prevention
  • Current First Aid Certificate
John Delahunt
Company Director, Works Supervisor,
Health and Safety Manager
John Delahunt Company Director, Contracts Manager, Health and Safety Manager

John has over 30 years experience in the construction industry. He too, started his apprenticeship with Archer Building Contractors Ltd in 1980 completing it in 1984 when Ajax took over the business. He was made a leading hand in 1987, then a foreman two years later. In his time as foreman he was involved in all areas of building: from residential houses and units to larger projects including schools, hotels, motels, rest homes, commercial and industrial buildings.
Since becoming a Director of Ajax Building in 1998, John has been the Works Supervisor on several large contracts that the company has completed for Fonterra, Alliance and Silver Fern Farms. John is also responsible for co-ordinating and implementing Ajax Building Contractors Health and Safety Policies and Procedures.

Qualifications

  • NZ Certificate of due Completion of Apprenticeship in Carpentry
  • Trade Certificate in Carpentry
  • Licensed Building Practitioner in Carpentry
  • Licensed Building Practitioner in Site 2
  • NZ Certificate in Construction Health and Safety and Injury Prevention
  • Current First Aid Certificate
Tom Hewitson
Quantity Surveyor
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Tom has over 7 years experience in the construction industry. He started in the industry as an apprentice with Ajax Building Contractors Ltd in 2009 completing it in 2013. Tom enrolled himself in a quantity surveying Deploma at the Southern Institute of Technology in 2013 and worked in the Ajax office part time until he finished his diploma in november 2014. his responsibilities now include estimating, quantity surveying, contract management and design.

Qualifications

  • National Certificate in Carpentry (Level 4)
  • Nation Diploma in Quantity Surveying (Level 6)
Lesley Fredric
Office Administrator
Lesley Fredric Office Administrator

Lesley's background included working in various sectors as an accounting technician, in office management and accounting, administration, data entry and retail sales as well as being self-employed.
She moved from Invercargill to take up her position with the company late 2012 and particularly enjoys the complexity and variety her work offers because of the multi-faceted accounting requirements of a construction business.
Born in Wyndham and married, she loves the lifestyle offered in the Gore district and enjoys hiking in the Hokonui Hills, biking and fly fishing along with handcrafts such as spinning and knitting.