Who we are
We make new friends from every project we do.
Experience the difference
Letts Construction are the experts in designing commercial buildings. We offer the complete building experience, customising every project to suit each individual client – whatever your needs, from basic to out of this world!
From your first vision to the final touches, we do it all, including planting, landscaping and all those final finishing touches that make all the difference – we’ve got your back! We’ll also take care of complicated council consents leaving you… well, completely stress free, we think!
Our most senior team members have decades of experience that they literally built from the ground up, giving them an in-depth understanding of every facet of the building industry. This experience, combined with our industry relationships and trusted networks mean we already know the best, most efficient and cost-effective way to make your project a complete success.
Why choose us?
At your service
Originally from England, Sean immigrated to New Zealand with his wife Rachel in May 2013. Sean has worked in the business since 2016 and was tasked with launching the Letts Reinforcing division. He has been in the hot seat as General Manager since April 2019. Away from the busy day job Sean enjoys spending time with his young family.
Rob has owned Letts Construction for 22 years and works in a dual role as Quantity Surveyor / Sales. Rob has a wealth of knowledge of the construction industry backed with practical experience. In his spare time, Rob‘s happy place is his workshop (built by Letts of course), where you’ll find him working on his rally car or some other fix-it project.
Kim is our Financial Controller. Her favourite part of the job is managing the finances and improving systems to support the rest of the team. Outside work, Kim enjoys spending time with family and friends, walking up the Mount and along the beach, and escaping to her family bach at Kinloch.
Phil likes to make things happen and enjoys variety in his working life. He gets exactly that in his professional life as Letts Construction’s Project Manager. His focus is predominantly on steel construction buildings within the commercial and rural sector. Clients, building crews and subcontractors are all people he liaises with in his working day. Phil’s passion outside work is driving his rally car in the NZ Rally Championship, which takes him all over the country. You can follow his progress at the Campbell Rallysport Facebook page.
Neil is our Senior Project Manager with a strong technical background in engineering and construction. Neil enjoys seeing projects completed in a manner that exceeds expectations, while developing and maintaining strong relationships and utilising out of the box thinking. He says we all need to be excellent problem solvers, as construction is complex, even with the best possible planning. Away from work, Neil is passionate about spending quality time with his wife and young family in this amazingly beautiful country.
Kelsey is our Construction Administrator which means she is a very busy lady! Her days are filled assisting our Project Managers and Foremen with material orders, health and safety needs, client queries, training and inspection bookings. She particularly enjoys the variety the role gives her both in and out of the office. When she’s not working, Kelsey enjoys time with her family.
Tiarna manages the Reinforcing division, keeping that factory pumping. She enjoys seeing quality product heading out the door to meet the customers’ deadlines. She is also studying Quantity Surveying part-time. When she is not studying or working, she enjoys socialising with her friends.
Dealing with the financial administration aspects of a bustling construction business keeps Karen busy in her working life. Permits to Council also fall within her mandate. Karen enjoys her wide variety of work and can’t recall any dull moments in more than ten years at Letts. Outside of work, Karen enjoys going to concerts and having fun with family and friends.
Gavin is our Senior Detailer and manager of the Frame and Truss Division. He has 25 years of experience in the building industry, 15 of those designing frames and trusses, which makes him the man for the job. When he is not working, Gavin enjoys travelling and has been a volunteer firefighter for 16 years.