Director and founder Raymond Pratt is a proud Western Arrernte man who pursued his dream of becoming an electrician and now leads a group of companies employing dozens of staff and engaging dozens more local contractors. Raymond’s passion for improving the employment and economic opportunities for Indigenous people was the driving force of DICE in the early days and whilst it remains a key goal, Raymond is focussed on uniting communities and providing opportunities for Australians regardless of their background or location. Raymond combines this goal with his hands-on trade experience to contribute to several Indigenous business and trade-specific boards and advisory groups.
Brad has worked for DICE since April 2008 and has grown with the business to become our General Manager. He has more than 22 years experience as an electrician. Brad brings a wealth of electrical and management experience and industry knowledge.
MANAGER, MAJOR PROJECTS
Terry Dent has taken the lead role for electrical services on numerous significant projects throughout the Northern Territory filling the roles of NT Manager, Electrical Contracts Manager, Managing Director and Electrical Projects Manager over the past 40 years. During this time he has overseen numerous major projects. Whilst undertaking these works, Terry liaised with the client and their engineers, NT and Local Government authorities, ensured compliance with the plans and specifications, solicited and managed numerous speciality subcontractors and major suppliers, conducted site meetings, issued site meeting minutes and maintained construction programs and materials schedules thereby efficiently managing the projects.
PROJECT MANAGER, MAJOR PROJECTS
Anthony has a thorough knowledge of the electrical industry and has taken a leading role on many projects, team leading and supervising employees and subcontractors while developing a friendly and persuasive manner towards achieving respective benchmarks along the critical path and construction schedules. Anthony is very knowledgeable in the development and application of Job Safety and Environmental Analysis, Safe Work Methodology Statements, Inspection and Test Plans and the variations of these developed by respective major employers. Anthony is well versed in auditing employee and subcontractors’ submissions so that he achieves a safe workplace with minimum reportable incidents.