The Team

The Craig Cogan Builder Team

The Craig Cogan Builder Team - December 2017.

EMPLOYMENT - We are currently seeking experienced and qualified builders to join our friendly and growing team.  If you are interested please send your CV to


Project Manager - Nick is an Licensed Building Practitioner with 13+ years experience in the industry. Nick assists Craig with day to day setting up and running of jobs.  He brings great passion, a positive attitude and energy to the team. Nick also has strong project management and communication skills. Nothing will be a problem when dealing with Nick. Interests include spending time with his young family, travel, sports & music


Dave is a Licensed Building Practitioner with 15 years experience in the building industry. He lives in the Bream Bay area and enjoys fishing and spending quality time with his young family.


Adam is a Licensed Building Practitioner with 12 years experience in the building industry. He recently built a  house  for his family in Ruakaka and enjoys fishing, diving and squash.


Simon is a Licensed Building Practitioner with 8 years experience. He enjoys most sports including fishing, diving and enjoys spending time with his wife and two young children. Simon built a house for his family in Waipu 5 years ago after moving up from Whangaparoa, with the aim of creating a better lifestyle for his family.


Aaron is a qualified builder with 5 years experience. His interests are badminton, surfing, fishing and the great outdoors.


Travis has recently started with us as a qualified builder with 10 years experience previously in Auckland. His interests include fishing, diving & golf.


Shaun is a qualified carpenter with 11 years experience who has been with us on and off over the last few years between overseas trips.
He enjoys surfing and sky diving in his spare time.

Nick Johnson

Nick J recently joined us after completing his degree in Diploma in Construction & Management & Quantity Surveying.  He previously worked in the industry for 5 years completing his apprenticeship in Timaru & then working as a tradesman carpenter. Nick enjoys keeping fit and having a healthy lifestyle


Cambell is our 3rd year Apprentice Carpenter. He is from Kaitaia and enjoys water skiing, rugby and fishing in his spare time.


Hamish is our adult 3rd year Apprentice Carpenter who moved here from Hamilton. His interests include fishing, rugby and cricket.


Sam is our 2nd year apprentice from Waipu.  His interests are playing rugby, the beach and water activities.


Dylan is a 2nd year apprentice from Bream Bay.  He enjoys playing music, skateboarding and catching a wave at the beach when he can.