Andrew Maunder – Managing Director
Andrew began his career as an apprentice electrician, and quickly worked his way through the ranks to become a director of a Queensland top 500 company operating in commercial industrial and mining sectors. It was during this time that Andrew started to develop a passion for health and Safety. In 2004 Andrew started Safetylec Management Solutions and has built it up to employ 6 staff in the safety profession.
Andrew is one of only a handful of safety professionals that have completed the Safety study journey, from Safety Officer Qualifications, through to a Master’s degree in OHS. Andrew has also completed an Advanced Diploma Applied Electrical Engineering. It is this combination of trade background and study that allows realistic and commercially viable consultancy.
Andrew also believes in giving back to the community and the Safety profession and does so through his membership of Rotary, Chairing a Regional Support Committee for Scouting, and was previously a director of the Australian Institute of Health and Safety (AIHS).
Monique Maunder – Operations Manager
Monique was born in the USA but raised in Cairns and has over 30 years’ experience in accounting and operational matters. As well as this commercial experience, Monique is the main support mechanism behind Andrew.
Monique also believes in giving back to the community and is a member of the International Women’s Service Organisation – Inner Wheel, where she has been Club President, District Chair and currently serves as the Australian Directory Coordinator.
Darryl Smart – Senior Trainer /Consultant
Darryl has an extensive background in health and safety in both Government and private enterprise. He holds a Bachelor of Science with Honours along with qualifications in WHS, Training, Fire Safety and Emergency Procedures.
He is also a Lead Auditor in WHS, Hazardous Substances and Emergency Preparedness and is currently undertaking post graduate study in WHS.
He is the current President of the Far North Queensland Safety Group and is a member of the Safety Institute of Australia.
Rachael Gilbert – Admin
Rachael is the latest addition to Safetylec after joining the team as an administration assistant in November 2018. Rachael was born and raised in Cairns and graduated from Trinity Bay State High School in 2016.
Rachael enjoys photography, going to concerts and playing hockey (even though she hasn’t played in a couple of years). She looks forward to meeting all our clients.