Meet the Team

Stuart Buckby

Managing Director

Stuart Buckby, the Managing Director, established Buckby Contracting in 2003. He has over 30 years of industry experience in the Civil Construction and is responsible for growing Buckby Contracting to Main Contractor on numerous land developments in the Perth market. Through his career he has grown an excellent group of networks from various sub-contractors, suppliers and consultants the aid in facilitating the services Buckby Contracting provide.

Despite the company growth to medium size, Stuart maintains an active role in the day to day operation and is engaged across all projects. He is involved with regular visit to sites and clients, with client care being a top priority. Stuart maintains active positions on the Civil Construction Federation Board and Urban Development Advisory Committee.

He is always open to new business inquiries.

Leong Tan

General Manager

BE (Civil), MCivilE, MBA

Leong Tan has been with Buckby Contracting for over eight years, moving into the position of General Manager in 2013 . He has over 12 years of industry experience and a strong client network across the Perth market. During his time with the business he has been invaluable with building the Project Team, enabling them to tackle numerous challenges with remarkable success.

In the capacity of General Manager, Leong is responsible for the daily running of the Office and supports our project staff when required. He is a passionate about mentoring staff to enable them to reach their true potential and is constantly looking at ways to maximise the companies performance. His role includes, but is not limited to, overseeing tendering, business processes and ensuring the company is meeting objectives.

For all business inquiries Leong is the first point of contact, these may include:

  • Becoming a new Supplier or Sub-Contractor
  • Tender List addition

Please feel free to reach out to Leong for a discussion on our current capabilities list.

Terry Dodsley

Construction Advisor

Terry has been working in the Civil Construction Industry for over 30 years. For the majority of his career, he has worked in Senior Leader positions, specialising in resource management across plant and people. At Buckby Contracting, Terry provides advice and leadership to our projects team focusing on improving our productivity. His experience in the construction industry allows him to provide tailored advice on building our projects from start to finish, he is the first point of contact for construction queries.

William Wong

Project Manager

William joined Buckby Contracting in 2016 initially for an engineering internship which progressed into the role of IT Support / Coder. He has provided ad hoc support to the project team in various ways, before moving through to his current role of Project Manager. William has proven himself to be a natural leader and has been invaluable in promoting positive company culture. With a young and energetic project team, he assists in mentoring junior civil engineers as they progress. He is constantly seeking to create value and is an asset to the team.

Meghan Ahearn

HSEQ Manager

Meghan joined the company has a HSEQ Coordinator in 2014. She obtained a postgraduate diploma in Occupational Health and Safety from Curtin University a year earlier. In just a few years, she has stepped up to become the HSEQ manager of Buckby Contracting. She has been able to maintain and recertify the company in accordance with AS/NZS 4801, OHSAS 18001, ISO 9001 and ISO 14001. Her commitment in promoting a positive culture has been growing along with the company.

Her day to day task focuses on ensuring the organisation is compliant with the HSEQ system. She does this with a strong positive attitude that is well known within the organisation. One of her main drivers is incident investigation and reporting. This results in continuous improvement leading to improved productivity and overall performance of the company.

Meghan has a real passion in driving the company and its employees to achieve recognition. She has successfully pushed for the company to win the 2016 Work Safe Award, winning entries to trainees of the year and submissions on job awards. Buckby Contracting recognises this commitment by allowing her with authority and job autonomy.