Director: Andrew Sands
As the Director, Andrew oversees the company’s operations to ensure that goals are met on time and to the highest standard. He has excellent multi-tasking and leadership skills, as well as a thorough knowledge of the Water/Sewer Infrastructure and Civil Infrastructure.
Andrew has over 20 years’ experience as a qualified Plumber/Drainer. He is an accredited Key Personnel with all Melbourne Retail Water Authorities.
Construction Manager: Robert Sands
Robert has been with the company since its establishment and he has more than 40 years of experience in the Civil Construction Industry. As the company construction manager for the past 18 years he has been responsible for assessing, coordinating and maintaining the integrity of all projects. He is an accredited Key Personnel with all Melbourne Retail Water Authorities.
Robert is well respected in the industry and with his experience and knowledge puts a high emphasis on Safe Work Practices adhering to all safety requirements, coordinating with the OHS&E Manager for reviews on improvement to our systems.
Project Engineer: Sagar Aher
Sagar joined us in 2014 bringing with him his wealth of experience in residential and commercial sub-division developments. He has over 12 years’ experience in the Civil Construction Industry working with many Local Government Authorities and VicRoads.
Some of Sagar’s tasks include planning/scheduling, working on tender documents, preparing all technical documents / work methodologies for clients, visiting sites to check technical issues and all project activities. He also updates all standards and works alongside the Construction Manager and Site Supervisors to ensure all projects run safely, on time and within budget.
Works Manager: James Gillian
James joined Sands Civil Group in 2016. He is also a licenced plumber with 15 years’ experience on various pipeline projects associated with Water/Sewer infrastructure and Civil Infrastructure. He is responsible for day to day on-site work management including maintaining a safe work environment and is well known among our clients for his technical and problem-solving abilities. He is an accredited Key Personnel with all Melbourne Retail Water Authorities.
Works Manager: Brett Moore
Sands Civil Group is pleased to welcome Brett Moore to our company with his extensive experience in civil construction and drainage.
Brett will oversee all Microtunnelling projects for Sands Civil Group to ensure every project is delivered professionally and accurately. He is also an accredited Key Personnel with all Melbourne Retails Water Authorities.
OH&S Officer: Cathy Sands
Cathy joined us in 2016 and is responsible for developing the company’s OHS&E Policies and making sure that these are strictly adhered to on site.
Some of her responsibilities are to keep up to date with policies, procedures and regulations that affect the safe day to day running of our company. She is also responsible for organising and maintaining the training records of the company employees.
Administration Manager: Ricki-Lee McKenzie
Ricki joined the Sands Civil Group in 2014 and has 10 years’ experience in Administration Management. Her responsibilities include liaising with clients, preparation of contractual agreement and accounts management.