Peter Breen first began working in the building industry from age 17. He firstly was employed as an estimator and then a supervisor for two Townsville construction companies, his first step into employment from school years. Also at this time, Peter attended TAFE in order to work towards his builder's license.
Once he had attained his builder's license at the age of 21 years, Peter constructed his first house in Mount Louisa, Townsville.
In 1992, Peter Breen Constructions Pty Ltd was founded. It was registered as a company in 1996. Since developing his company, Peter has built up a solid reputation for quality housing with his clientele and has constructed many homes throughout the Townsville area. Peter continued to work as a sole manager and supervisor of all construction sites, maintain his passion to be "hands on" in the industry.
In 2005, Peter decided to "down tools" and concentrate on managing his busy job sites, still overseeing all projects and maintaining quality. Throughout the life of his company, Peter has employed a large number of reputable contractors, some of whom have been with Peter for over 20 years.
In 2009, Peter achieved Federal Accreditation and commenced tendering on Defence Housing Projects. Since accreditation, Peter has constructed numerous homes in the Townsville area for the Defence Force Community. In keeping with Federal Accreditation standards, Peter Breen Constructions adheres to an OHS Management system to provide a safe workplace for all employees, sub-contractors and visitors to all job sites and equipment thereon.
AS/NZS 4801:2001 - Health & Safety Management Standard - click here to view
Australian Government Building & Construction OHS Accreditation - Office of the Federal Safety Commissioner
In 2011, Peter Breen Constructions Pty Ltd achieved PQC certification to undertake State Government projects.