About Us

Whatalec has quickly established itself as one of South East Queensland’s fastest growing electrical and communications companies. In addition to our large Brisbane based headquarters we have now opened an office in Townsville.

Managing Directors Owen Whatley and Michael Brindley have nearly 40 years combined experience in the industry. Both have strong backgrounds in on-site electrical work as well as project management. Our commitment to providing a first rate customer experience is backed up by our team of: • Project Managers • Estimators • Administration Manager • Service Co-ordinator • Business Development Manager

Our customer values include the importance of acting with integrity, striving for ongoing customer relationships, taking ownership, promoting staff development, and striving to win.  Whatalec has a large fleet of fully equipped vehicles, company owned, and with the latest industry recognised toolkits and testing technology. We also offer a handyman service either to complement electrical and communications work being undertaken or as a standalone service.

Our workforce reflects our commitment to staff training and staff are kept across the latest legislative requirements. Health and Safety training is a priority. Whatalec are: • Members of Electrical Contractors Association. Master Electricians – Green Energy • Code Compliant with Fair Work Australia • Signatories to the FlouroCycle Program • Implementers of Safety Connect • Certified Installers of AMP (25 year warranty), Krone (20 year warranty).

Our values reflect commitment to the engagement of apprentices and we believe we have a responsibility to develop and employ apprentices.

Whatalec believes in reflecting the community demographic as much as possible and we are proud to have female tradespeople on our staff.  Whatalec is also pleased to support schools, junior sporting clubs and the RSPCA.