The Bluegum Team is proudly led by our general manager and head electrician, always striving to give you amazing service you can count on!
“There’s are few things more satisfying than returning power to a client’s home after a fault. Finding safe, timely solutions to our customer’s most essential needs is at the heart of our business.”
Courteous, clear and benefiting from over a decade of trade experience, Head Electrician Joshua Gilbert is also a well-versed specialist installing, split system installation, telecommunications and solar. Courtesy of his Certificate II in Engineering, certificate IV in telecommunication, and grid connect Solar qualification he is our go-to technical adviser. Josh spends his weekend exploring new places with his wife Chantel and toddler Max, Josh is also and avid paraglider.
A true gentleman of the trades, Joshua is a cool-headed, methodical and customer-oriented electrical technician you’ll want to have on speed dial.
“It’s the sound of delight and surprise in their voices – it gets me every time!” Passionate about customer service Chantel is consistently looking for new ways to make the bluegum experience the best trade experience there is.
Benefiting from extraordinary interpersonal skills and well-versed in business management courtesy of her degree in human resource management. Chantel is also a recipient of the Young Business Person of Year for Macedon Ranges Business Excellence awards 2016.
Networking is also a substantial aspect of Chantel’s role, building relationships with businesses, lighting stores and other trades to offer our clients the very best. Despite Chantel growing role as general manager, answering incoming calls is still one of her favourite things to do.
“The way the whole team goes the extra bit to get a good end result and make people happy” is Rhys’ favourite thing about working at Bluegum Electrical.
A qualified A grade electrician and accredited ARCTICK split system installer. Rhys grew up in country Victoria and started working as an electrician at 16. He is also an avid football player and can often be found on the golf course or surrounded by mates in his spare time.
As you might have guessed from his taste in sport, Rhys is all about the strategy and really enjoys coming up with solutions for the variety of jobs we do at Bluegum, including repairing damage and solving power faults for clients.
“Happy customers at the end of a long day” is why Nick comes to work at Bluegum Electrical.
Nick started his career as an electrician a little later in life, coming to us from life as a rifleman in the Army. His passion for his work couldn’t completely tear him away from the life of service though as he still likes to get out his Army gear with his mates in the reserves.
Nick is fortunate enough to be married to his wonderful wife, Emma, of 6 years and they have an adorable 1-year-old daughter who thinks she’s a daredevil.
It’s all about challenges for Nick and he loves to find ways to solve client’s dangerous DIY situations and ensure our client’s safety in their homes.
“Helping families achieve something important to them, knowing I’ve saved them a lot of time and stress” is Georgia’s favourite part of working at Bluegum Electrical. Dedicated to excellence in service, Georgia is often managing the more complex projects or solar jobs.
Georgia joined us with a background in recruitment and customer service and enjoyed bringing those to her role at Bluegum to provide top-notch customer service to our clients and support to our boys in the field.
Outside of work, you will usually find her with her Partner Josh (Another Josh), camping, spending time with family and friends, and playing netball.
Want to be part of the Bluegum team?
Bluegum is a leading provider of electrical services for Melbourne northwest. We are not your average electrical company though, we are out to lift the standard of customer service in the industry!
We’re always on the lookout for the right people to join our team so if you’re interested in being a part of the Bluegum team please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.