Who We Are

JMH Group are industry leading experts and a ‘one stop shop’ for all mobile plant and equipment maintenance, repairs and support. With thanks to expert knowledge and experience, a strong passion and a huge work ethic JMH Group are dedicated to always working to the highest levels of safety and efficiency whilst striving for optimum results for our clients.

JMH Group have a large team of qualified and experienced tradespeople working in our workshops, based in Geraldton and Perenjori, plus in various field placements throughout Western Australia.   Our trade qualified technicians include Heavy Duty Diesel Mechanics, Auto Electricians and Boilermakers. These technicians are handpicked by our management team and are OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) trained from Toyota to Westrac and Komatsu. With the backing of our highly capable team from the ground up JMH Group remain confident that OEM products will be provided to our clients at a reasonable cost.

These technicians work with and are supported by our Parts and Clerical Departments who are also recognised and acknowledged as critical in the successful operations of JMH Group. The team at JMH Group are led by a supportive and experienced Management Team to ensure our clients receive the best service and support available in the industry.

We are very enthusiastic about keeping up to date with the latest advances in industry technologies and tooling to continue as industry leaders and innovators. This passion and drive helps to ensure we are equipped to handle every situation efficiently and safely. JMH Group have an extensive library of hire equipment, tooling and personnel to ensure our clients are able to stay at the top of their game.

All of these qualities have established JMH Group as industry leaders and in recent years led to partnerships with international innovators such as Scania, Hyundai and Groeneveld – Beka. JMH group is endorsed and equipped to supply parts, service and support for these brands.

JMH Group acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.

Our Vision

JMH Group are constantly striving for success. We strive to provide the best for our clients, employees, industries and to support our core values. Our passion and drive for success helps fuel our vision which is easily summarised into 3 key points;

 

  • To be the leading mechanical service and repairer of choice in the mining, construction and road transport industry.
  • To be recognised and valued for our high level of satisfaction, quality workmanship and efficiency all while working to the highest level of safety.
  • To be the employer of choice for quality skilled tradespeople and tradespeople wanting to further their skills and abilities.

Our Values

“We do what is right and we do what we will say we will do”

  • Safety is our priority
  • We work as a team
  • We are innovative
  • We are high performers and strive for results
  • We value a great work/life balance

Community

JMH Group are committed to our local Community by engaging local suppliers and subcontractors where feasible and hiring local tradespeople whenever possible.

We are also extremely passionate about supporting our Community wherever we can through Sponsorship and Donations.

Recent Sponsorships include:

  • Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research
  • Midwest Charity Begins at Home
  • Perenjori Agricultural Show
  • Various Sporting and Community Groups within Geraldton and Perenjori
  • Steptember (Cerebral Palsy Fundraiser)
  • MACA Cancer 200
  • WIBBS Geraldton (Women Inspiring Better Business)

The JMH Group Team

JMH Group have a large team of qualified and experienced tradespeople working in our workshops, based in Geraldton and Perenjori, plus in various field placements throughout Western Australia.   Our trade qualified technicians include Heavy Duty Diesel Mechanics, Auto Electricians and Boilermakers. These technicians are handpicked by our management team and are OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) trained from Toyota to Westrac and Komatsu. With the backing of our highly capable team from the ground up JMH Group remain confident that OEM products will be provided to our clients at a reasonable cost.

These technicians work with and are supported by our Parts and Clerical Departments who are also recognised and acknowledged as critical in the successful operations of JMH Group.

The team at JMH Group are led by a supportive and experienced Management Team to ensure our clients receive the best service and support available in the industry.

Jaydon Hirst

Jaydon Hirst

Company Director

Jaydon has over 20 years’ experience working in both OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) and Retail businesses servicing the Mining, Road Transport and Construction Industry. He has extensive industry knowledge and experience and is passionate about keeping up to date with technologies and trends in diagnostics and repairs which increase efficiency and productivity.

After completing his Heavy-Duty Diesel Mechanical Apprenticeship in 2001 at Kelly’s Truck and Marine Jaydon relocated to the Kalgoorlie/Goldfields where he commenced his 10-year career with Komatsu, first as a Field Service Technician and then relocating back to Geraldton as Branch Manager.

In 2011 Jaydon fulfilled a lifelong dream of starting a business that provides leading industry solutions to his clients and opportunities for tradespeople (and aspiring tradespeople) to work on a wide variety of plant and equipment, enabling them to broaden their skills and knowledge. Jaydon has a reputation for his profound  determination , work ethic and passion which, jointly, form the major driving force behind the success and continual growth of both the business, and the Team at JMH Group.

Leah Hirst

Leah Hirst

Company Director

Leah has worked for over 20 years in Administration, Human Resources and Management within the Legal Services, Earthmoving and Contract Management Industries. Leah began her career as a Legal Secretary. With a desire to help others, Leah trained to become a paralegal; working and volunteering in various roles within the Not-for -profit sector for several years. During this time Leah’s desire to give back to the community flourished and her passion to be involved in philanthropic work grew. The success of JMH Group has enabled Leah to continue this path

Leah works in close partnership with a team of Human Resources, Legal and Financial Consultants to ensure that all JMH Group operations, processes, procedures, and business development strategies are compliant with Legislative and Industry specific requirements, whilst continually striving to achieve and maintain professional and commercial best practices.

Luke Flavel

Luke Flavel

General Manager

Luke began his career as a Heavy-Duty Diesel Mechanic at Purcher International Geraldton. After completing his apprenticeship in 2003 he began working as a Field Service Technician in the Goldfields before returning to the family farm. Luke has worked as a Field Service Technician and in leadership roles in both retail and OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) businesses including several years as Workshop Manager at Macquarie Trucks in Cairns before relocating with his family back to Geraldton.

Luke has been an instrumental and driving factor in the growth and success of JMH Group since returning to Geraldton and joining the Team. He oversees all operational aspects of the business and does so successfully due to his analytical and strategic thinking skills together with his ‘can do’ attitude. Luke’s skills, experience and attitude have enabled him to form respectful and long-lasting working relationships with our Clients, his peers and the Team he leads. He is also passionate about providing leading industry solutions to our Clients with a diversity that provides opportunities for his Team to grow and expand their skills and capabilities.

Sheldon Waldock

Sheldon Waldock

Workshop Supervisor

Sheldon has over 17 years of experience as a Heavy-Duty Diesel Mechanic. After completing his apprenticeship at Boddington Bauxite Mine in 2003, Sheldon commenced with Westrac CAT in 2004 as a Field Service Technician in the Goldfields. Sheldon has worked in various leadership roles at both Westrac CAT and Centrals CEM such as Field Service Coordinator, Leading Hand and Workshop Manager.

In addition to Sheldon’s extensive Caterpillar experience and knowledge Sheldon has a very honest, trustworthy and understanding nature. He is diplomatic and takes an investigative approach to problem solving. These attributes ensure that Sheldon creates trusting and reliable relationships with both his Team and JMH Clients.

Russell Banks

Russell Banks

Parts & Procurement Officer

Russell has over 30 years of experience in the Automotive and Truck Industries working in various parts sales and management roles for some iconic brands such as MACK, Kenworth and Western Star. Along with the expertise and knowledge gained during this time, Russell also has established reputable working relationships with our suppliers. Ensuring that JMH internal and external customers are receiving parts and consumables efficiently and at the best price.

Bruce Lane

Bruce Lane

Parts Interpreter

Bruce has over 22 years working in Parts, Purchasing and Storeman Roles within the Mining and Road Transport Industry. Bruce is a team player, is highly organised and his ‘can do’ and ‘will do’ attitude ensures that his Team and our Customers are receiving nothing but the best Service from the JMH Parts Department.

Tahni Doble

Tahni Doble

Service Coordinator

Tahni has over 10 years’ experience in the Automotive Industry in both Administrative and Coordinator roles and plays an instrumental part in ensuring that our Team of Technicians are site-ready and that the day to day operations and administrative processes at JMH Group are conducted resourcefully in a consistently efficient manner.

Judy Marsh

Judy Marsh

Office Administrator (Financial Officer)

Judy has been with JMH Group when it first started operating in 2011. Initially, Judy contracted her services as an experienced bookkeeper before officially joining the Team as Financial Administrator in 2019. Judy has over 30 years’ experience in this field and prior to beginning with JMH Group worked at Edwards and Partners Accountants & Business Advisors for over 10 years. The experience and expertise that Judy brings to the Accounts Department ensures that all financial matters are maintained accurately and handled efficiently.

Jacqui Van Brunschot

Jacqui Van Brunschot

Office Administrator (Perenjori Branch)

Jacqui ensures the smooth day to day running of the Perenjori Branch. She is a valuable asset to the team and supports our workshop technicians and customers based in the Perenjori area. Jacqui is involved in running the family farm and has experience working at Karara Mine Site in Maintenance and Office Administrator positions.

Kirsty Holmes

Kirsty Holmes

Office Administrator (Human Resources)

Kirsty is an experienced Retail Manager and is studying a Bachelor in Business (Human Resources Management). Kirsty supports the Management Department in various aspects of the business and plays a critical role in the recruitment, onboarding, performance and recognition management of the Team at JMH Group.