Melchor is an award-winning contractor specialising in multiple disciplines across the construction industry.

Melchor has key strategic and financial input from individuals and organisations recognised as standouts in their field.

This includes financial backing from Hoperidge Capital – the family office of Navitas Founder, Rod Jones. Hoperidge has key investments across energy generation, retail, oil and gas, technology and takes a hands-on approach to ensuring its investments are successful. A number of Hoperidge executives are part of the Melchor Board of Directors.

Melchor is also backed by Craig Burton of The Skye Alba Fund, which has investments in a growing number of public and private Australian companies.

Operationally, Shane Jones leads Melchor as Managing Director.

Shane has extensive experience in managing mission-critical projects with the knowledge to balance the requirements for functionality, quality, economy and timeliness.

His experience includes management and directorship positions across a range of Hoperidge Capital investments including Hoperidge Engineering, Perth Energy, Merredin Energy and Enerdrill.

We credit our strength to a consistent approach to the management of our business. Instrumental to this is our senior leadership team which sets the strategic direction of the company, supports our passion for continual innovation, and our drive to meet the needs of our customers, partners and supply chain. This forward‑looking leadership team is made up of dedicated, focused and experienced professionals.

Nick Cater

INDUSTRIAL & BUILDING MANAGER

Melchor Industrial & Building Manager, Nick is an experienced Civil Engineer FIEAust and Registered Builder with 30 years of industry experience in Australia, New Zealand and the UK.

Shane Jones - Melchor - Managing Director
Shane Jones

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Founding Managing Director of Melchor Pty Ltd, and Hoperidge Engineering. Shane also holds a Director position for Perth Energy, Merredin Energy and is the CEO of Aust-Asia Energy.

Peter Moore

CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER

Chief Operations Officer for the Melchor Group. Peter is a highly respected Construction Professional, a Chartered Builder FAIB and Fellow of the Institute of Building and a Professional Civil Engineer MIEAust.

Richard Boseley

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Richard Boseley ACMA CGMA is the Chief Financial Officer at Melchor. Richard brings over 15 years management experience in finance, commercial and operational positions to his current role as CFO.

Martin Headd

CONSTRUCTION DIRECTOR - CONTRACTING

Martin has spent over 20 years as a Civil Engineer working throughout the UK and Australia. As Construction Director of Melchor Contracting, Martin manages the pre-contract stage and project startups for all major projects.

Dylan Ogilvie

OPERATIONS DIRECTOR - CONTRACTING

Dylan has 15 years experience in the Western Australian construction industry, and is currently employed as the Operations Director for Melchor Contracting Pty Ltd.

Mark Palin

OPERATIONS MANAGER - MEP

Mark is a Chartered Buidling Professional who has worked throughout Australia and Asia on a range of iconic infrastructure and building projects. Mark is the Operations Manager for Melchor MEP Pty Ltd.

Brian Carlton

HSEQ MANAGER

Brian joined Melchor in January 2020 as HSEQ Manager and brings a diverse range of experience and expertise to the Company. Brian has worked in a number of sectors including Construction, Rail and Resources.

Our Mission

  • Deliver first class projects utilising world best practices to all stakeholders
  • Provide employees with an attractive working environment
  • Maintain high ethical standards
  • Drive continuous improvement
  • Be an active community partner

Our mission statement is at the core of what we do. We recognise that sustainable best practices constantly evolve and we encourage our team to be adaptive and responsive. In addition we will educate and support our staff, empower our clients and engage the communities in which we work to strive for sustainable best practice.

With our commitment to sustainable best practice we have maintained certification to:

  • ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems
  • ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems
  • ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management Systems

Download our Occupational Health & Safety Policy PDF

Download our Quality Policy PDF

Download our Environmental Policy PDF