Hydraulic Specialties Pty Ltd
would not be the success it is today, without the contribution and
expertise of our valued staff members:
Greg has completed a fitting & turning
apprenticeship and has an Advanced Diploma in Fluid Power (RMIT).
Greg worked in the automotive industry in maintenance and quality
control roles before moving into fluid power sales 20 years ago.
Greg joined Hyspecs in Aug 2010.
Cam has a background in heavy mobile equipment
engineering. Cam completed his Advanced Trade as a Fitter and
Turner with Tranzrail during which time he gained experience in
hydraulic equipment installation and servicing. Cam joined Hyspecs
March 2002. After spending 2 ½ years as Aucklands Service Manager,
Cam moved into a sales engineering position until late 2011 when he
took up the Sales Manager position in our Melbourne
Mark has been in the Fluid power industry for 20
years. Originally, completing a fitting and turning apprenticeship
and working as a hydraulics fitter. He then qualified with a
certificate of technology in fluid power and certificate in small
business. Experience includes service technician, internal sales
and external sales and system design in mobile, agricultural,
industrial and marine applications. Mark joined Hyspecs October
James Initially trained in the Royal New Zealand Air
force gaining National Certificates in Aeronautical engineering and
Aircraft servicing. Having gained over 13 years engineering
experience both domestic and internationally, 2 of which employed
at Marshall Aerospace Uk and 8 years at Air New Zealand. James
joined Hyspecs NZ in August 2010 and moved to the Australian branch
at the end of 2011.
Sophie has several years experience in Office/Project
Administration, retail management and recruitment. Most recently
Sophie's background was within a road construction company. Sophie
was one of the founding staff members of Hyspecs Melbourne, and
joined the team in September 2010. She is responsible for Accounts
Payable, Accounts Receivable and payroll. Sophie loves looking
after the customers both over the phone and face to face. Outside
of work, Sophie is the first female to be on the Committee of the
sub-Branch of the Austin 7 Car club, OST Mud Trials. Sophie has
been accredited as a Club Chief (Director) through CAMS, and can
run a Mud Trial, (non-speed motor sport). Sophie was a navigator
for her husband for a few years, but now just cheers him on.
Sophie's real passion is travelling, family and shopping.
Workshop Assistant / Storeman
Since joining Hyspecs in August 2012 Caleb has quickly become a
valued member of the team. His willingness to learn and easy going
manner has made him a good fit.
Having no experience in the engineering field has not held him
back as he assists in producing high quality work in the workshop,
while also maintaining the store on a part time basis.
Greg joined Hyspecs in December 2013 .
For the past 25 years Greg has been working as Service Technician
and Service Supervisor within the hydraulic industry . For the
first 4 years as technician at IH and Dresser earthmoving equipment
R&D Department in Poland.
This expeirence has enabled Greg to gain solid knowledge and hands
on experience over this time. Greg has a great wealth of knowledge
on the operation and application of hydraulic equipment.
Shane has more than 17 years of experience in
mobile & industrial hydraulics, welding & fabrication.
Manufacturing tailor-made hydraulic power units are his specialty.
He has extensive exposure in repair and fault finding, and
assisting design teams especially for equipment designed and built
in-house, e.g. thrust boring systems, hydraulic booms, cylinders
for work-over rigs etc. He has worked in the Middle East and
Australia in various capacities within the hydraulics service
environment. Shane joined Hyspecs August 2010.