Northern forklifts sales and service

MEET THE TEAM

We run an experienced workshop managed by the top people in the industry, and our excellent sales team are unparalleled at understanding requirements to ensure that clients always get the best result.

Managing Director

DEXTER HYLAND

Role: Financial management, strategy, general oversight of company policies and operations

Time in current role: 26 years

Hobbies: Reading, food and wine, old tractors

Operations Manager

BENNY WENTZEL

Role: Day-to-day running of the business

Time in current role: 16.5 years, started out in 2003 as forklift technician then moved on to Foreman and eventually to my current role.

Hobbies: Spending time with my family, enjoying cricket, rugby, and a bit of woodworking too

Sales Manager

PHIL BUTLER

Role: Sales and Long-Term Hire of new and used Forklifts and Attachments

Time in current role: 16 years

Hobbies: Spending time with my family and working around our lifestyle block keeps us busy. We are also into our Classic cars so when the sun is shining, we enjoy popping along to the local car shows or taking a nice weekend cruise to a beach.

Sales Representative

PHIL EDEN

Role: Forklift sales, customer satisfaction and support

Time in current role: 2 years, originally joined Northern Forklifts in March 2018 as storeman / driver then moved to sales in January 2020

Hobbies: Keen vegetable gardener and handy man as well as a keen motorcyclist when the weather's not too shitty

Whangarei Branch Manager

TONY ROUSE

Role: Overseeing sales, service and rental departments at Whangarei branch

Time in current role: 14 years - forklift technician to manager

Hobbies: Bowhunting, outdoors, gardening, beer

Service Technician

TONY WECK

Role: Service and repair of forklifts

Time in current role: 1 year

Hobbies: Fishing, motorbikes and the outdoors

Service Technician

BRUCE HARE

Role: Liaising with our rental fleet, corporate and small business customers. Servicing & repairs to all brands of forklifts & related equipment.

Time in current role: 7.5 years as a service technician

Hobbies: Outdoors, keeping fit and competitive cycling

Mobile Service Technician

GRAEME HEALEY

Role: Mobile service technician

Time in current role: Coming up 2 years

Hobbies: Hunting, fishing, working in my lifestyle property

Service Technician

JONE VEIKOSO

Role: Being West Auckland based I look after that area and have done so for the last 15 years, looking after some of our customers that have been with us for over 20 years. Servicing and maintaining fleet as well as customer owned machines.

Time in current role: 17 years

Service Technician

JIM FLANNERY

Role: Service and repair of forklifts both customer owned and fleet machines, apart from that I look after some of our customers based out South (some of whom have been with us for over 10 years) on a weekly basis.

Time in current role: 20 years

Workshop Foreman

TONY BUTLER

Role: Service and repair of forklifts both customer owned and fleet machines, apart from that I also mentor our apprentice Troy.

Service Technician

MARK BURLING

Role: Service and repair of forklifts both customer owned and fleet machines.

Service Technician

SIMON HUMPHREYS

Role: Service and repair of forklifts both customer owned and fleet machines, apart from that I also look after some of our customers based out South (some of whom have been with us for 20+ years).

Service Technician

JACINTO ASTORGA

Role: Service and repair of forklifts both customer owned and fleet machines.

Hobbies: Basketball

Apprentice Forklift Technician

TROY GREGERSON

Role: Apprentice forklift technician

Time in current role: 1 year

Hobbies: Hunting and outdoors

Workshop General Hand

DAVID

Role: Assisting all staff as well as doing collections and deliveries as is required

Time in current role: 6 months

Service and Rental Co-Ordinator

PAUL GIBBS

Role: Parts, transport, Rental, Contractors, Service team, Fleet management

Time in current role: 12 years, started as general hand 12 years ago then did mechanical apprenticeship before doing my OE. Returned and worked as technician for 4 years then moved into my current role.

Hobbies: Fishing, golf, surfing

Accounts Manager

MAUREEN WILTON

Role: All accounting services

Time in current role: 25 years

Hobbies: Lawn bowls

Office Administrator

ADRIANA STEWART

Role: Driver training and payroll

Time in current role: 6 months

Hobbies: Golf

AUCKLAND

11 Marken Pl
Glenfield 0627

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NORTHLAND

5 Herekino St

Whangarei 0110

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