The Management Team


Operations Manager, Ian Attwell; has been working with A.D. Contractors Pty Ltd since his apprenticeship in 1984 with the company.  He is currently the Operations & Safety officer and has had training in Occupational, Health and Safety Programmes for Safety Representative, and Advanced Traffic Control Supervision

Key Duties: 

  • Organising and dispatch operations for personnel and gear to ensure all operations are conducted smoothly and without disruption
  • Conducting safety meetings, Inductions, Toolbox Meeting
  • Ensuring personnel are provided with appropriate safety equipment and advising in safety practices.
  • Reconciliation of timesheets, invoices and purchase orders.

Works Supervisor,

Peter Webster; has been with A.D. Contractors for over 35 years and has extensive experience in managing the day to day works on site. (on leave at the moment)

Jason Dayman; relieving and then assisting Peter Webster.

Key Duties: -

  • Assisting in organising operations and personnel on day to day basis for all contracts.
  • On site supervision to comply with Terms and Conditions of contracts and Occupational Health and Safety.
  • Assisting with estimating and pricing of contracts and all jobs
  • Demolition Competent Person Certified to Worksafe requirements.

Project Engineer,

Helen O’Neill AMIE Australia; is a highly qualified, experienced civil engineer with many years working in Albany on major road contracts; her experience includes working in various capacities including City of Albany Engineering Design Officer, Superintendents Representative, and Works Inspector.  Helen also has a keen interest in sustainability practices and has attained a national recognised Diploma of Sustainability. Helen also has achieved accreditation in Advanced Worksite Traffic Management.

Key duties:

  • Major Project Engineering and Contract Compliance.
  • Preparation of Tenders, determining technical requirements.
  • Negotiating Contract matters with Clients and Engineers.
  • Contractor’s Representative for Contract Works

Consulting Engineer & Advisor,

Paul F Nelson; is a qualified, highly respected semi-retired engineer with over 50 years’ experience; 25 of which have been in the Albany/Denmark Area.  Paul Nelson assists the Management Team as a Project and Business Advisor.

Key duties:

  • Contract Analysis, Tender Preparation, & Program Development

Consultations on a variety of Business & Engineering Solutions