Staff

Below are profiles of our full time staff. 

We value our subcontractors, they are part of our team at danbuilt. From bricklayer, to the plumber, the electrician, the glazier or plasterer. They make it happen at danbuilt, with their knowledge and skill they contribute in creating your vision.

Dan Wilks
Dan Wilks
Director

Dan is the director of Danbuilt Pty Ltd. He loves his trade and is highly motivated towards making each job a success. Often found on site with the nail bag on, (singing!!), he believes in teaching by example to the apprentices and tradesmen. Dan loves a challenge and is highly skilled at his trade. He values the high morale amongst the team.

Kylie Wilks
Kylie Wilks
Office Manager

The operating of DRH New England happens at the residence of Dan & Kylie. It’s there that all the unseen work happens. Things like, accounting,

OH & S, marketing, design and many other things. Kylie wears many “hats”!! She believes in the need for communication with the client and the importance of listening to the clients needs. She is more than willing to answer any of your questions. 

Simon Donnelly
Simon Donnelly
Tradesman

Simon has successfully completed his apprenticeship with Danbuilt in 08. We are proud of his dedication to learn his trade. With experience and new responsibilities he will grow with confidence. We value his care & neatness on the job site and willingness to learn and is proud to be a Danbuilt team member.

Sam Horwood
Sam Horwood
Tradesman

Sam did his trade with a highly respected local builder. After a stint on his own, found himself filling the shoes of our previous tradesman. He has completed his Building Supervision Cert 4. He has enjoyed renovating his own homes. He lives an active life and enjoys being a Dad! We value Sam’s care in his workmanship and sense of responsibility on our team. 

Zak Sunderland
Zak Sunderland
Apprentice

Zak started out working in his school holidays getting onsite building experience. Then extended his exposure through his school work experience and he has stayed with us! He is now our 1st year apprentice. He is a polite & respectful kid, which means a lot to our team. We wish him well in his training and enjoy having him at David Reid Homes New England. He is a promising tradesman.

Work Experience
Work Experience

From time to time you may see another face on our sites.  We welcome young kids who long for experience on a building site.

Usually these are school based programs.  We trust you will show patience if needed, and appreciation for work experience.  If possible we will introduce any work experience people to our clients.