Our Team

Next Gen Building Pty Ltd have a team of fully qualified tradesmen carpenters and experienced labourers who are able to work together to achieve the most professional, high quality and efficient project outcomes.

When it comes to our tradesmen, we have competent personnel from varying work backgrounds and skills, and these put together ensure that we can cover all aspects of our jobs to the highest of standards.

All of our personnel are familiar with all the current OH&S requirements, and conducting regular “Take Time Talks” and developing “Job Hazard Analysis” documents forms part of our day-to-day routines. 

We also have a team of administration staff who are experienced in organising minesite mobilisation paperwork and ensuring the entire team comply with site access requirements including current police clearances, medicals and drug & alcohol screens. 

Our active apprenticeship training program, in partnership with John Paul College & Goldfields Baptist College has enabled us to bring two new people into the construction industry in as many years. We have been fortunate enough to have received certificates of recognition from John Paul College & Goldfields Baptist College in light of our ongoing apprentice and work placement relationship.

 Key Team Members

Mitch Fragar Director Next Gen Building Pty Ltd

Mitchell Fragar
Managing Director

Mitch is the Managing Director of Next Gen Building Pty Ltd. He has 20 years of experience in the construction industry, and over 10 as owner of a Company that delivers construction services to the Commercial and Mining sectors. He also has extensive experience as a hands-on Carpenter and Equipment Operator, giving him invaluable knowledge and understanding of the Mining and Construction Industries.

Mitchell has completed his Diploma in Building and Construction. He has his Building Practitioner’s Licence and founded Next Gen Building Pty Ltd, a Registered Building Company, in 2017. 

He is a long-term resident of Kalgoorlie-Boulder with his wife and three children.

 Simon Cruickshank Project Manager Next Gen Building Pty Ltd

Simon Cruickshank
Project Manager

Simon is a Carpenter with over 20 years experience in the building industry. He joined the Next Gen Building Pty Ltd Team in October 2019 and has excelled in his role as Project Supervisor since then.

Simon ensures Project Deliverables are achieved in line with Customer requirements, staff are available when required on site. Project costs are managed and contractual obligations fulfilled.

He currently resides in Kalgoorlie-Boulder with his wife and three children. 

 Kristen Fragar Office Manager Next Gen Building Pty Ltd

Kristen Fragar
Office Manager

Kristen is a qualified Graphic Designer with 15 years of experience in Administration. Her skills and experience extend from book-keeping and financial management to developing data systems, policies and procedures. She has played a pivotal support role in Mitch’s Construction Companies over the past 11 years, as well as operating a successful Graphic Design and Website Development business.

Currently, Kristen oversees all aspects of the financial and administrative running of Next Gen Building Pty Ltd and is actively involved in business development.

 Amy Renton Administrator Next Gen Building Pty Ltd

Amy Renton
Office Administrator

Amy has extensive experience as a Bookkeeper, Office Administrator and Personal Assistant. She has recently re-joined the Next Gen Building Pty Ltd team as full-time Administrator. She has a Cert IV in Bookkeeping and Diploma in Business, is a highly driven, reliable and efficient person.

Amy ensures the smooth running of the Office, handling most aspects of Company administration including bookkeeping, reception, scheduling, human resources, compliance and site access requirements.