Meet The Chief Team
Glen Haddon – Director
With over 35 years industry experience, Glen has worked for some of Australia’s most respected hose companies.
10 years ago, Glen decided it was time to take his knowledge, skills and expertise and start something of his own. Chief Fluid Systems was born.
Glen’s knowledge, coupled with his passion and dedication has seen him become an authority within the industry.
Mandy Haddon - Director
Mandy joined us in 2013. With a background in Banking, she is responsible for the administration and office management functions of the company.
Richard Mason - Industrial and Workshop Manager
Richard joined us in 2014. With a Cert III in Mechanical Engineering and over 25 years industry experience, he brings a wealth of knowledge to Chief. Richard oversees all Workshop functions and looks after our Industrial Customers.
Joel McDarra - Government and Defence Manager
Joel joined us in 2015. He came to us from the Royal Australian Engineering Corp of the Australian Army. Joel looks after our Defence Customers.
Lynda Hangan – Quality and Operations
Lynda joined us in 2018. She comes to us with over 20 years industry experience. She heads up our Quality and Operations area, ensuring our compliance.
Alan Weatherby – Hose Technician and 2IC
Al joined us in 2019. He comes to us with over 30 years industry experience. Al assists Richard with the day to day management and training in the Workshop.
Nathan Monkhouse – Hose Technician
Nathan joined us in 2018. He holds a Boilermaker Trade Cert and has assumed the role of Hose Technician.
Aaron Haddon – Hose Technician
Aaron joined us in 2015. He is currently working part time at Chief while studying full time at University.
Zac Longdon – Apprentice Hose Technician
Zac joined us in 2018. He is currently in the 4th year of his Cert III in Mechanical Engineering.
Jeffrey Sowden- Hose Technician
Jeff joined us in 2019. He holds a Toolmaker Trade Cert and has assumed the role of Hose Technician.
Neal Connors – Hose Technician
Neal joined us in 2020. He comes to us with 10 years industry experience and has assumed the role of Hose Technician.
Bella Genford – Office Assistant
Bella joined us in 2019. She works part-time, assisting with general office duties.
Alice Haddon – Office Assistant
Alice joined us in 2019. She works part-time whilst finishing her HSC. She is assisting with general office duties.
Tia Mikrut – Office Assistant
Tia joined us in 2020. She works part-time whilst finishing her HSC. She is assisting with general office duties.