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


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.


Greg is a licensed building practitioner with 40 + yrs experience in the industry in both N.Z and Australia. Having returned to NZ after 12yrs in Australia he has settled in Waipu (seeking a quieter lifestyle) . He enjoys rugby league and squash as well as spending time with family and friends especially his 2 young grandchildren.


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


Brett has been in the building industry for 25+ years and as a qualified builder for 7 years. He loves fishing, motorsport, being involved with his kids sports and spending time with his family. 


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


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


Regan is in his second year apprenticeship to become a qualified builder with over 18 years experience within the trade industry, as a qualified joiner and interior boat installer. After being overseas for the past 12 years, Regan and his wife have returned to Northland to start a family. Regan enjoys all aspects of the outdoors including surfing, fishing and diving.


Cameron is our new apprentice from Whangarei Heads and enjoys game fishing and various water sports including diving in his spare time.