Penfold Projects aims to have the most passionate, sought-after, and knowledgeable industry personnel assisting with the design and delivery of your project. Our staff has completed and exceeded the necessary training and tuition to ensure that the right information and industry know-how is presented at all stages of your project.
From our dedicated Project Managers and accredited Site Supervisors, to our industry qualified Landscape Designers and Architects, we guarantee that only the most accomplished experts are responsible for completing your project.
With over 20 years of experience in the Landscaping and Construction Industry, Todd has grown Penfold Projects into a highly successful national brand. He has experience in spearheading projects from large-scale commercial, government, and development projects, to working closely with homeowners to turn their visions into a reality.
Todd wields expert negotiation and management skills to position Penfold Projects as an industry leader. Todd prioritises efficiency, attention to detail, and high-quality outcomes in every project.
As Commercial Manager at Penfold Projects, Rob programs staff and machines, while acting as a point of contact for clients to ensure all elements of their project are on track. Rob has over 20 years of experience in the landscape industry, specialising in both soft and hard landscaping. He has the ability to understand, interpret, and implement plans with ease.
Formerly Project Manager, Rob calls on his years of experiences and skills attained to run Penfold Projects’ highest profile projects. Rob strives to meet and exceed clients’ demands, allowing for a harmonious project experience for all involved.
Jason leads our team in the planning and delivery of all construction projects. Self-starter and resourceful, Jason is able to consistently deliver projects within stipulated time frames by prioritizing and ensuring completion of our clients’ objectives.
His multi-dimensional skills allow him to understand the full project lifecycle from conceptual planning and estimation of costs, to development of construction methodologies and execution of building processes.
As our longest-serving employee, Peter embodies the core values of the Penfold Projects brand. Commencing as a labourer working alongside now-Director Todd Penfold, Peter has an innate appreciation for the hard work, commitment and sacrifices that have developed Penfold Projects into the highly successful business it is today.
Peter brings a wealth of experience to his role as Project Manager, applying his extensive knowledge and skills from on-site to ensure best outcome possible for both staff and clients. Peter’s easy-going nature and relaxed yet effective approach fosters productive and long lasting business relationships.
Hailing from Perth, Jesse brings more than two decades of experience in the building and landscaping industries to the Project Management team.
Jesse lends his perfectionist work ethic and relaxed demeanour to every project, with a view to completing tasks to the highest possible standard. Since arriving at Penfold Projects, Jesse has been responsible for a range of projects, all of which display his exemplary attention to detail and quality.
Joining Penfold Projects in 2019, David is a knowledgeable and experienced manager with a flair for quality execution and a genuine commitment to achieving excellence.
With a proven track record showing superior planning organisation skills, David is able to develop outstanding strategies to attain desired results, while leading through example. He is known for his professional demeanour to business dealings and strong interpersonal skills.
Jacob is a resourceful and highly skilled Project Manager with a wealth of experience in the landscape and construction industry. Having operated heavy machinery for years, Jacob knows how to successfully manage a project from top to bottom. Jacob also boasts excellent interpersonal skills and understands the importance of closely communicating with clients and quickly action feedback in order to achieve optimal results. He is extremely committed to maintaining a quality service with consistency which makes him a trustworthy Project Manager to have on site.
Lately Jacob has been our go to Manager for most of our Gold Coast sites where he prospers.
Tessa van Gent
Tessa thrives under pressure and continues to sharpen her skills in this pivotal role in the company. Tessa is renowned for her ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously while ensuring that all client expectations are met in a satisfactory way.
With her on-site knowledge, Tessa can offer expert advice to clients and identify risks and solutions in early stages of projects. Tessa is often tasked with some of the largest developments Penfold Projects is engaged to complete, and has always stepped up to the plate and delivered fantastic results.
Mike Van Vuuren
Joining us from a Civil Construction background, Mike is a driven and accomplished Maintenance Manager who brings over eight years of experience to his role at Penfold Projects.
With excellent interpersonal skills and a leadership mindset, Mike has collaborated with our best Project Managers on key projects. Known for his versatile skillset, Mike has operated in a wide array of areas in the industry from hard and soft landscaping to streetscaping and civil construction.
Jennifer is a Landscape Architect with extensive background in ecology, landscape, and urban design. Jennifer brings experience of development project areas including conceptual design, detailed design, local neighbourhood and urban renewal planning, community and public consultation, and strategic planning.
From smaller sized residential, to large-scale landscape design projects, Jennifer is passionate and excited to shape contemporary public and private spaces, and to implement key projects from the ground up. Jennifer plays an integral role within the Penfold Project team.
Our field staff includes highly qualified landscape site supervisors and tradespersons, mobile plant operators, concrete, irrigation and maintenance staff.
Work With Us
We pride ourselves on delivering a service unparalleled in the industry with a team that is knowledgeable, diverse, and passionate. We seek to employ individuals who embrace and embody the Penfold Project values of commitment, teamwork, reliability, and honesty in generating landscape excellence.
If you believe you have what it takes to be a part of our award-winning team, please send your expression of interest and resume to email@example.com, or click here to see our current vacancies.