Our Team

Andrew Renton

Andrew Renton is a Director and founder of the company and personally involved in the planning and supervision of all projects. Since completing a Bachelor of Building degree Andrew has had 20+ years experience in the building industry. This includes 3 years as a consultant project manager and 4 years as project manager for a large Sydney construction company. Further studies have included various legal courses, alternative dispute resolution, Home Building Act and product specific courses.

Andrew has been successfully self employed since 1996 and specialised in fire safety work since 1998.

James Bennett

James Bennett has site managed all of the companies major projects since March 2000 and now acts as the company’s wide Construction Manager. James has an extensive background in the building industry ranging from a trade apprenticeship to 4 years self employment as proprietor of a maintenace company where he serviced strata managers and real estate agents in Sydney’s north.

James is involved in practical aspects of the company including OHS, site installations and all passive fire products.

Nathaniel Pirola

Nathaniel Pirola is a Project Manager of the company inclusive of tendering, planning, management and execution of selected projects. Having joined the team in March 2015, Nathaniel has developed a vast understanding of our work through a heavy involvement in all types of projects that we undertake.

Nathaniel is currently enrolled at UNSW completing his Bachelor of Construction and Property Management with Honours, specialising in Building. In addition to this, Nathaniel has completed a Certificate IV in Building and Construction.

Jamie Pirola-Henderson

Jamie is a Project Administrator at Fire Safety Constructions who provides key support to our Project Managers and Directors. Since starting in May 2016, she has undertaken a number of roles, while developing an understanding of fire safety measures. Jamie is typically involved in documenting completed works using our online database, management of occupied buildings and tenants and various company wide support roles.

Jamie started her career path within the building industry by completing her Certificate II in Construction. Jamie then moved into her Certificate III apprenticeship in Carpentry and Joinery, where she is now completing her 3rd year at TAFE.

Barney Mitchell

Barney is a licensed HIA (Housing Industry Australia) Carpenter and works at our “coal face” to execute our projects. Barney has been involved in wide range of projects since commencing in July 2016. Barney works with and supervises our subcontract carpenters and tradespeople as he specialises in our new fire door installations and passive fire works.

Barney has undertaken various additional training in 2016 and has recently completed his Certificate IV in Building and Construction, which has further strengthened his credentials in the industry.

THIS COULD BE YOU!

Fire Safety Constructions is always looking for sharp, enthusiastic staff to join our team.

We are currently seeking Project Managers and Passive Fire installers/technicians. Please email info@firesafetyconstructions.com.au if you are interested.