Employers and Positions

Feature films, television movies and film projects

Year Production Employer Position Duties
2010 Fury Road Kennedy Miller Mitchell Services Pty Ltd Senior vehicles dresser Manufacture, fit and restore vehicle dressing components. Manufacture and assembly of costume props.
2009 Voyage of the Dawn Treader Dragon's Prow Pty Ltd Props Manufacture Department 2IC Co-ordinate the manufacture of various props and set pieces for the art, properties, lighting, stunt and sfx departments. Projects included light fittings, lanterns, stunt weapons, treasure artifacts, ornamental displays and ship's furniture.
2008 Wolverine Wolverine Films Model Department workshop manager Co-ordinate the manufacture of various props and set pieces for the art, properties, lighting and sfx departments. Projects included control panels and consoles, freak show items, light fittings, and ammunition cases.
2007 Australia Bazmark Films II Modelshop Foreman Co-ordinate the manufacture of various props and set pieces for the art, propeties, lighting, stunt and sfx departments. Items included period telephone exchanges, furniture and sea-plane interior fit-out.
2006 $9.99 $9.99 Pty Ltd Model and Set department Supervisor Supervise the manufacture and installation of scale sets, props and vehicles. Co-ordinate with the animation and camera departments to ensure animation capabilities and animator access.
2005 Superman Returns Red Sun Productions foreman – model department Co-ordinate teams to develop and manufacture Crystal Ship interior components; construction and fit-out F-35 cockpit; manufacture and installation of various props and set pieces for "Gertrude" interiors
2004 Stealth AFG Talons Productions foreman – model department Co-ordinate team to manufacture and fit-out Talon cockpit; drawing of 2D CAD files for CNC parts cutting
2004 The Cave Cave Productions LLC master prop maker Manufacture of various props and components; specialized props for stunt, sfx and underwater use
2003 Star Wars Episode 3 Jak Productions leading hand – models Manufacture various props and components
2002 Matrix 3 Burly Man Productions APU foreman – props manufacture Co-ordinate with the APU engineering foreman, supervise and contribute to the manufacture of the APU and additional APU components, liaise with SFX and VFX departments.
2001 Matrix 2 Burly Man Productions APU foreman – props manufacture Co-ordinate with the APU engineering foreman, supervise and contribute to the manufacture of the APU and additional APU components, liaise with SFX and VFX departments.
  Kangaroo Jack Underdown Productions leading hand – props manufacture Manufacture of various fibreglass moulds and castings, R&D moulding and casting of urethane fish, production of replica Stearman engine components, prop radio, 747 interior panels
  Queen of the Damned Tishina Pty Limited mouldmaker Assist in silicone moulding of statue sculptures, assist in production of marbelised resin castings
2000 Star Wars Episode 2 Jak Productions leading hand – models and props Supervise and contribute to the manufacture of Speeder and Fighter cockpit components and fit-out, manufacture of various props including Diner signs and Temple computer
  Our Lips are Sealed LAG Limited SFX props Manufacture of rubber hammer and aluminium can replicas
  The Three Stooges Three Stooges Films props manufacture, SFX props Manufacture of various rubber SFX and stunt props and prop set pieces
1999 Red Planet Mars Productions location cool-suit supervisor, SFX modelshop foreman Supervise cool-suit operation and maintenance on location; supervise and contribute to the manufacture of the EVA suit and additional EVA suit components
  Mission: Impossible 2 Paramount Pictures leading hand – models and props Manufacture of: acrylic corporate sculpture components, laptop and computer housings, cast resin prisms and support structure
1998 The Matrix Matrix Films Senior modelmaker – models and props Manufacture of: fibreglass moulds and castings of helicopter replica, helicopter interior components, Nebuchadnezzar cockpit components, medical bay props
1996 20,000 Leagues under the Sea The Modelsmiths Senior modelmaker – miniatures Manufacture of: Nautilus miniature components, Atlantis exterior miniature, Atlantis interior miniature components
  Paradise Road The Modelsmiths Senior modelmaker – miniatures Manufacture of components for building and clock tower miniature
1994 The Story of Rosy Dock Film Australia modelmaker, stop-motion animator Manufacture of various water-effect animation components and animation rigs
  Babe Image FX SFX props Manufacture of non-practical fireworks props, assist in assembly of gate mechanisms and on-set atmospherics
1993 The Djinwarriors Enterprise Alpha Studios modelshop supervisor, foam latex co-supervisor Manufacture of: miniature set pieces, mechanical finger extensions, radio controlled puppet, co-supervise manufacture of foam latex animatronic skins, painting of animatronic characters
1990 Ultraman S.A. Film Corporation modelmaker – miniatures Manufacture of various miniature environments and miniature set pieces, incorporating requirements for mechanical and pyrotechnic effects
1988 Salute of the Jugger Handistom Investments modelmaker – miniatures Manufacture of foreground and hanging miniatures for in-camera VFX
1987 Total Recall DeLaurentis Entertainment modelmaker – miniatures Manufacture of miniature sets, vehicles and set pieces for VFX
1986 The Time Guardian Mirage Visual Effects SFX props Manufacture of various props, on-set special effects operation, costume suit fitting and maintenance
1985 Burke & Wills Mirage Visual Effects SFX props Manufacture of various props for stunt and effects use, on-set special effects operation and atmospherics
1984 Cowra Breakout Mirage Visual Effects SFX props Manufacture of props for stunt use