4 Southfork Drive, Kilsyth Sth
Victoria, Australia 3137
Ph: 03 8761 6636
Fax: 03 8761 6646
What do our employees say about us?
I have the freedom to make decisions for my own works, a variety of work and able to do something different every day - if you want and flexibility of having time off or changing RDO's around to suit. 5+ years employee - zone substation grounds maintenance; former self employed bricklayer
Good group of people to work with. 2 years employee, civil; former mechanic
After having a very hard time running my own business in a very completive market, I just enjoy coming to work, the headache is gone. 1 year employee – storeman; former self employed zinc plater
Q- Main is a family owned company which commenced operations in 2002. Q-Main has a strong personal commitment to all customers by providing a quality and comprehensive civil and property maintenance service, specialising in the gas and electrical sector at competitive prices.
Q-Main's Managing Director, Graham Laycock, offers extensive experience in all facets of general property maintenance and arboriculture services and has successfully managed long term contracts and numerous private sector jobs.
Q-Main's Operations Manager, Ben Laycock, is a grade A electrician with over 15 years experience in the industry who is also a certified EMF consultant and highly skilled plant operator.
This experience, in conjunction with trained and electrical authorised employees, provides an efficient service with maximum productivity.
By following stringent work practices, and focusing on health and safety procedures, the business has extensively grown over a period of time, strengthening our expertise, resources and equipment offered to our customers.
At Q-Main, we work on something different most days of the week. We train all our employees extensively in the first three months of employment, so you have the skills and approvals needed to work on multiple sites, and so we can meet all OHS and safety standards that our customers demand of us.
It is Q-Main's desire to provide a zero harm workplace whilst producing quality service's through the State of Victoria at competitive prices.
Our company is committed to excellence in Occupational Health, Safety and Environmental awareness by establishing and implementing relevant policies and procedures, and in customer service by providing a quality service with prompt and reliable delivery. By working with our customers, we are able to provide innovative and reliable solutions to meet and exceed their expectations and demands.
With the combined knowledge and skills of our management and staff and the updating of training competencies regularly, it is our intention to procure a high level of workplace skills, integrity and work ethics.
Integrated Management System Accreditation
Q-Main's integrated management system consisting of health & safety, environmental and quality is based on the Civil Contractors Federation management systems program which promotes the widely accepted Civil Construction Management Code. The Code covers the pertinent elements of Quality Assurance (ISO 9001-2008), Occupational Health & Safety (AS 4807-2001) and Environmental Management (ISO 14001-2004).
Q-Main has been independently audited by an approved JAS-ANZ third party Certification Body and has gained integrated management system accreditation. Certification to the Code demonstrates maintenance of an integrated management system that will reduce risk exposure, define project processed, improve project outcomes and promote work efficiency and savings.
Victorian Electricity Distribution Network (VEDN)
As part of the VEDN civil works criteria for underground electricity infrastructure projects, Q-Main is an accredited Civil Works Contractor (Number CW208) and is listed on the VEDN Approved Civil Contractors Register for civil works and worksite auditing.
Values & Insurance
- Safety of employees and general public is paramount
- Protect and enhance the environment
- Total commitment to our clients values
- Being totally accountable for our actions
Q-Main has a public liability insurance policy to the value of $20,000,000 and all employees are covered under Victorian WorkCover. All our vehicles, plant and equipment are fully comprehensively insured.
Our company provides a wide range of civil works, and programmed and an on-call property maintenance services incorporating gas and electricity utilities networks throughout Victoria as well as new projects and repair work in all major building trades. Q- Main has a strong commitment to training its staff to ensure that all our team members are fully accredited and have a career path that allows them to gain valuable skills over time.
Q- Main are dedicated to the effective management of Occupational Health, Safety and Welfare for its employees and aligning our skills to meet the standards required by our customers. In fulfilling this responsibility, we have a duty of care to provide and maintain a working environment that is safe and without health risks, as well as promote proper work practices to minimise and mitigate issues and concerns. We take these obligations seriously and empower all team members to adopt a lead-from-the-front approach.
Q-Main strives to be a paper free office and has adopted cloud based programs for job management and site safety to become more sustainable, safe and efficient company.
These systems streamline business processes such as job scheduling, quoting, time & materials tracking allowing us to obtain access to vital information and observe areas of improvement instantly.
These simple tools specialise in productivity and has eliminated the need for paper-based job folders in the field in which new jobs can be dispatched to any number of field crew members within seconds.