Our Team

The Technicool team consists of our 2 Directors, a General Manager, 1 Sales Engineer, 5 experienced Refrigeration & Air Conditioning engineers, 1 apprentice and 2 office staff.

Reuben Tarran

General Manager

Reuben joined Technicool in 2014. He started his apprenticeship in 2001 on shipping containers and progressed through all aspects of refrigeration; supermarkets, cool stores and large system air conditioning on both commercial and industrial sites. He returned from Queensland working on supermarket systems and on remote mine sites in W.A.

Josh Blair

Sales Engineer

Josh joined our team in 2012 as a Refrigeration Engineer. Josh is born and bred in Tauranga, married with a young family. After completing High School, Josh completed his apprenticeship with another local company and continued working there as a qualified Engineer. He has a total of 13 years experience in the industry from Installing/Servicing Commercial Coolrooms and Commercial/Domestic Air-conditioning. Josh has expanded is career and now is our Sales Engineer for the Airconditioning side of the Business.

Mike Snare

Supervisor - Senior Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Engineer

Originally from South Africa, Mike joined Technicool in 2018. Mike brings over 20 years experience of Air-conditioning & Refrigeration skills to our company.

Brian Gill

Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Engineer

Brian joined Technicool in 2014. He did his apprenticeship in Australia and worked in supermarket refrigeration for 12 years before returning home to New Zealand.

Hayden Stevens

Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Engineer

Hayden joined Technicool Refrigeration Ltd in 2018.

Nathan McCartie

Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineer

Jono Couchman

Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineer

Jono started working for Technicool in January 2019.

Simon Casson

Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Apprentice -2nd Year

Simon joined us at the end of 2016. Prior to working at Technicool, Simon was a store man for a local company assembling beer systems.

Kelly Bonner

Office Manager – Part time

Originally from the UK, Kelly has been with the company for 12 years. She focuses on H&S and project work arising from Business objectives. Kelly was a HR and Recruitment Manager for over 10 years in the UK and brings these management skills to the role.


Robyn Taylor

Office Administrator

Originally from Wellington, Robyn started her career in Administration in Government. After 10 years, Robyn left work to start her family. Relocating to Tauranga for her husband’s job. Robyn returned to full time employment in Administration with a local Accountancy firm 2 years ago, and has recently joined Technicool Refrigeration to further her career.