Our Team

Our Team


Joel is passionate about influencing his client’s success and effective recruitment. He has devoted his career to identifying, acquiring and developing staff associated with the Construction and Engineering industry. He is known for his obsession with constantly improving practices relating to the most valuable business resource, people.

Joel is a natural and authentic communicator, well versed in the challenges of engaging high calibre individuals and fostering enduring, mutually beneficial relationships. Cutting through and getting real, practical results is the cornerstone of his success.

Complementing his ability to help his clients win the war for talent is his genuine desire to create continuous organisational and cultural improvement. His clients appreciate his ability to help them set clear and effective strategy; identify their unique value proposition; enhance brand awareness and drive profitability through people.

Joel is a sports fanatic and a family man striving to find a balance between businessman, Husband and Father. He is proud of his hometown Redcliffe, so much so he named the company after the Peninsula postcode.

“Don’t let those dashing good looks fool you – Joel has a brain befitting that big head of his too!  OK, so maybe that’s something of an embellishment, but regardless, there’s no one I trust more to source the right people, the right opportunity, or offer the right strategic advice. Will he provide unbiased, realistic and practical advice that can benefit small business owners, employers and job seekers?  Damn right.”
Anthony Simpson – Managing Director | Red Ant Group


Barry is an experienced recruiter with 14+ years’ experience dedicated to delivering best practice end to end recruitment for leading Construction and Engineering companies. Barry’s combination of agency and internal recruitment experience gives him a unique appreciation of what is required to efficiently achieve fantastic outcomes for all stakeholders.

Barry is known for his passion and partnering style. He develops trust through open and honest communication with his candidates. Over time this approach has allowed him to develop an extensive network of quality candidates who appreciate his knowledge, service and genuine focus their best interests.

Barry’s consultative approach provides his clients with fantastic advice and hands on delivery of robust recruitment including candidate attraction, talent acquisition, onboarding and cultural development activities.

Whilst recruitment is a passion, it is insignificant compared to his love for his family and The World Game. He is an avid roundball coach and is optimistic that his beloved Liverpool will win the Premier League title in the not so distant future.

“I have had the pleasure of working with Barry for over 10 years and have always found him to be professional, responsive and deliver phenomenal outcomes. His ability to understand the position requirements, including both technical and personality traits, present candidates in alignment with business expectations is unique and valuable service offering. I’d encourage both candidates and employers to reach out to Barry, and the team at 4020 if you’re interested in partnering with a team who ensure there is an alignment for both individuals and employers in every position they fill.”
Belinda O’Connor – HR Advisor | Brisbane Airport Corporation


Amy is an accomplished professional with valuable skills in Marketing & Communications and Recruitment. Throughout her career she has supported the growth and success of well-known Construction, Engineering and Recruitment businesses. Amy’s creativity, versatility and can-do attitude make her an indispensable team member.

Amy is known for her service ethic and commitment to achieving the best possible outcomes for her colleagues and clients. Stakeholders benefit from Amy’s low fuss, friendly approach and how she positively impacts the people and culture of a company and in turn its growth and sustainability.

Amy enjoys influencing Marketing & Communications strategy and then delivering. She has helped companies develop their capability, bid and general marketing collateral from websites to apparel. She loves to engage with teams to gather meaningful content and then spread the word to increase brand awareness, sales and profitability.

One day she will run a marathon but chasing her son around is currently her only training. When she’s not regaling her colleagues with her knowledge of movies and TV she can be found relaxing in Bayside Brisbane or up the Range in Toowoomba.