Meet the people that work our systems.

RJLJ Richard and Linda are our fearless leaders, both come from building families so are well versed in builders speak.

Richard is a Master Builder, an accolade that isn't given out lightly, and a Licensed Building Practitioner (Carpentry), which ensues that all work is done to a high standard. When he isn't in the office you can generally find him with a fishing rod in his hand.

Linda is hands on as well, handling accounts, payroll and media for Joseph Builders Ltd.

They have four amazing daughters and four grandchildren, and they live in rural Mid Canterbury.
TI GMTristan and Dan are our Project Managers, in charge of Mid Canterbury and Christchurch respectively. Tristan is a qualfied carpenter and LBP with many years experience in the industry. Dan is a qualified carpenter and LBP and has been project managing in Christchurch since the earthquakes. He is also a quantity surveyor.

Once you have contacted Joseph Builders with an enquiry, Tristan or Dan will follow up with you to arrange a site visit to assess the job. They will then manage the job from start to finish to make sure everything runs as smoothly as possible.
cazvicCarolyn (also known as Caz) is our Projects Co-Ordinator, and is based at our Mid Canterbury office. She liaises with the PM's, QS, clients, subs and other staff to co-ordinate all aspects of job requirements. Caz is also our magical webmaster.

Victoria is based at our Christchurch office and is our Quantiy Surveyor. It's Vic's job to price jobs and keep all the construction costs in check.They both have a great relationship with local suppliers to give Cantabrians the best job at the best price.
Rae and Maria work in our accounts department, and they are usually your first point of contact when you ring Joseph Builders.

Rae also deals with most of our health and safety, and assists both Caz & Richard in their job roles.
We have four teams of builders in Christchurch and Mid Canterbury.
Grant, Nathan, Symon and Chris head up our teams as Foremen, and they are joined on site by Carpenters Luke and Ben, and our Apprentices Happy and Hamish.

Their work can include everything from new house builds and new classrooms, to extensions, renovations, insurance repairs and rural farm sheds.
Their current work includes a bespoke home and loft, bathroom renovations, a school classroom and a fire station extension.




xmas park Joseph Builders Ltd are also proud to be a yearly sponsor of Ashburton Christmas in the Park. This event is held in the Ashburton Domain and is a highlight of the Ashburton Christmas celebrations.


2016 saw Dave Dobbyn perform to a packed audience. The organisers are taking a breather in 2017, but hope to back next year.