Meet The Team

mbc Recruitment have a highly experienced  team of experienced recruitment professionals “working for you”.


Susan Rupert, our Director and qualified accountant, Susan has extensive and endless experience in human resources, business management, contract negotiation, administration, quality management systems, union liaison and accounting.



Jacob Deline is our Business Development Manager, he spent 6 years establishing start-ups and bio/alternative utilities projects throughout the Asia Pacific, North and South American regions before commencing with mbc. These experiences made him ideal to aid mbc in placing specialist candidates throughout the world.



Sunette Opperman is mbc’s IMSR, WHS Manager, Recruitment Coordinator and administrative systems expert. While being all of these she is also supports our MBC Nursing Agency’s staffing coordinator and our 24/7 Rostering Team . She is highly organised and systematic in approach having worked in development before commencing her career in recruitment.




Joanne Love‘s creative and energetic approach brings an exciting edge to the local recruitment industry.   Her unique style combines a mix of professionalism and warmth, purposed with a results oriented focus. Over the past 25 years Joanne’s passion for people has enhanced her recruitment career and her experience has helped build MBC in both the Sydney and Regional marketplaces.


Chandra Armstrong  is an accomplished recruitment specialist with over 17 years’ hands on experience in both government and private sector. Passion, integrity and heart are the foundations of her recruitment success. Her reputation and ability to develop exceptional business relationships have helped lead the recruitment industry to a new level.



Kimarie Meyers has been working for mbc as a Recruitment Consultant for over 10 years. She is highly experienced in many areas including: Corporate Recruitment, Indigenous Employment, Labour Hire, Traineeships and Accounts. Kimarie is naturally personable and her client and candidate engagement is second to none.



Monique Moore is one of our Recruitment Coordinators, administration all-rounder and social media marketing guru! Starting as our receptionist in 2014 Monique has a great knowledge of our company’s policies & procedures. With her friendliness and wiliness to help, Monique comes with an excitement like no other.



Labour Hire

Emmanuel Kafantaris is our Business Development Specialist, Mani’s role incorporates targeting the labour hire market in the Mid North Coast and related areas. Trust and integrity are something he feels very strongly about and are very much a part of his making. Mani’s main objective is to put candidates in on a part-time basis with the view to placing them full-time.  We truly care about our employees and our clientele.

Paula Keena starting as our receptionist has now jumped feet first into her new role as our Labour Hire Recruitment Coordinator! With over 25 years’ experience in client service roles under her belt, she will always be ready with a smile, and will go above and beyond to get things done.





Traffic Control

Duane Bargwanna is our Traffic Control Manager, he has almost 8 years experience in all aspects of traffic control. Duane has a great understanding of traffic management, operations, planning, implementation and delivery while establishing and growing client relationships.


James Cosier is our Area Manager for the Northwest & New England area. He has a strong work ethic and a dedication to success and has been working in the Traffic Control industry for over 10 years, specialising in onsite Traffic Management and Client Relations.



Crystal Canham is our Regional Co-ordinator for the New England & North West. Based in Tamworth she manages all areas of recruitment and business development for MBC throughout the region specialising in Traffic Control & Labour Hire. Her energetic approach, on the ground experience and management background gives her the knowledge, understanding and passion to provide the best quality service to both candidates and clients.



Chris Johnson is our Nursing Manager, with over 30 years’ experience as a Registered Nurse Chris has a great wealth of knowledge in the nursing industry! For any of your nursing needs he is here to provide the best services possible for all Clients and Candidates.



Luke Ramm is our Regional Nursing Manager in the Hunter and Central Coast areas. He has been in the nursing industry as a Registered Nurse since 2005. Luke is building our Client base in Aged care and Disability care, and also happy to provide Clinical Support.



Anna Lindsay is our Nursing Agency’s Staffing Coordinator. Anna is the first point of contact for both clients and staff members, as well as being a part of our 24/7 Rostering Team. Starting her career as a Navy Medic in 2009, Anna then went on to work as an AIN within the Aged Care Sector and as administrative support for a busy home care provider over 7 years.


Support Services

Megan Adams is our administration superstar! Her background includes work in the legal, education, and compliance fields. Megan works with all of the divisions in MBC, and she’s one of the first people you’ll work with in our company.



Carole Hodges is mbc’s payroll officer. Carole is significantly experienced, gifted and dedicated to managing large payroll systems and ensuring quality assurance compliance.  She has over 30 years of experience in Payroll and Accounts Administration.




Wendy Doughney is our Payroll Officer for Traffic Control, she has over 25 years experience in payroll both private and government payrolls. Wendy comes with a wealth of knowledge and warm approach.