CrestClean Commercial Cleaning Tauranga

Jan Lichtwark Tauranga Regional ManagerTauranga Regional Details

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0800 273 780

Manager: Jan Lichtwark
Mobile: 021 300 452
Phone: (07) 578 3890
Fax: 0800 273 781
Email: jan@crestclean.co.nz
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“I love to empower these people and show them the benefits of choosing Crest and how Crest can make their working lives hygienic and healthy”. Jan Lichtwark

CrestClean Tauranga offers consistent and reliable commercial cleaning services that always leave your premises clean, fresh, and hygienic.

Having strong compliances helps us achieve the highest standards of service delivered by well-trained cleaning teams.

Tauranga Regional Manager Jan Lichtwark focuses on customer service and customer satisfaction. As a result, Jan has expanded the number of corporate customers and as a lifetime resident of the region, understands the region’s growth.

Five steps to the best clean you’ve ever seen

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    Health & Safety

    How we work with you to meet your Health and Safety Compliances.

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    Our Environment

    Environmental Choice approved cleaning services that let us all breathe easy.

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    Training

    We’ve raised cleaning standards through our training and skills development.

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    Security

    We provide security vetted personnel who respect your premises and property.

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    Customer Care

    Our service is consistent and reliable, with local regional managers.

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Our Services

Contract Commercial Cleaning

From ‘around the clock’ to daily or weekly services; contract cleaning is our main service, carried out in strict accordance with a ‘Schedule of Duties’.

Window Cleaning

Clearly cleaner windows and glass. We bring more than just a squeaky clean attitude to your windows and glass cleaning – we bring innovation.

Carpet Cleaning

CrestClean's convenient and professional carpet cleaning service will extend the life of your carpets, improve health and hygiene, and save you money.

Hard Floor Care

We love hard floors; it’s where we really shine. We have trained, experienced personnel in each region who are skilled at maintaining hard floors.

Pest Control

Our fully trained technicians specialise in Integrated Pest Management, the most effective and environmentally responsible approach to pest control.

Property Caretaking

Contracting out the caretaking role takes another burden off school principals. We set up maintenance schedules and supply the tools and equipment to do it right.

Need Pest Control?

PestCo is the pest control division of Crest Commercial Cleaning Ltd. Our pest control technicians are registered with the Pest Management Association of New Zealand (PMANZ), and annual upskilling keeps them abreast of industry innovations and compliances.

  • 100%
    100% New Zealand owned and locally operated in each region.
  • 1996
    Crest has been serving happy customers since 1996.
  • 590
    590 franchised business operators in New Zealand.
  • 1686
    1686 personnel in New Zealand alone.
  • 4199
    4199 Business and education customers in New Zealand.
  • 1,934,284
    Total hours worked in the last 12 months.

Featured Tauranga News

May 2017

Chef finds Crest is recipe for success

What do cooking and cleaning have in common? Well quite a lot, says Sandeep Vikash, who as well as a well-seasoned chef is a rising star in the cleaning industry. As CrestClean’s latest addition to the Tauranga team, Sandeep is proving to be a sizzling success at his new found

Full Story
May 2017

Mice season triggers urgent warning

PestCo’s Mike Wills has a tiny destructive house invader firmly in his sights. With winter around the corner, Mike is warning people to take action now to avoid having a family of unwelcome guests invading a home or business property. When cold weather arrives it’s a strong signal for mice

Full Story
April 2017

Home overrun by roach invaders

PestCo’s Mike Wills thought he’s seen it all. Dealing with cockroaches is all part of his job as PestCo’s Service Technician – but what happened during a visit to a Tauranga home stunned the experienced bug expert. He was carrying out a treatment for spiders and cockroaches at the rural

Full Story
January 2017

Globetrotting planned to celebrate 10 years with Crest

Rakesh Bhan credits his strong Christian faith and some divine intervention for paving the way when he fled Fiji with his wife and young daughter as civil unrest gripped the Pacific island nation. The family came to New Zealand 2001 and now 16 years on life has never been better, says Rakesh

Full Story
January 2017

Business owners have every reason to jump for joy

Malcolm Brown and Alex Lopaz are not only Crest’s rising stars in Tauranga they are polished performers in every way. Jan Lichtwark says the hardworking franchisees rightly deserve top honours and have excelled by having a great attitude to work and going the extra mile for their customers. For Jan,

Full Story
December 2016

CrestClean’s vision to double in size

CrestClean’s phenomenal growth is set to accelerate with Managing Director Grant McLauchlan announcing the company is well on track to double in size. The company’s 20th anniversary coincides with major investment in IT upgrades and new management systems as CrestClean strengthens its position as the dominant performer in New Zealand’s

Full Story
December 2016
Jan Lichtwark’s a picture of concentration on his test drive.

He’s a polished performer at those sweeping turns

Jan Lichtwark’s more at home behind the wheel of his beloved Holden Colorado with the powerful grunt of a 2.8 turbo motor under the bonnet and its sleek lines oozing style and sophistication. But Crest’s Tauranga Regional Manager was happy to drop down a gear and swap seats to take

Full Story
December 2016
Adam Hodge shows franchisees how to safely pour cleaning solutions to obtain the correct dilution.

Training bar set high but franchisees excel

The bar was set high for Tauranga franchisees when they came under the eagle eye of Adam Hodge. They were given practical tasks to test their competency in order to obtain a Certificate in Commercial Cleaning awarded by the Master Cleaners Training Institute. Adam, the institute’s CEO, was overseeing the

Full Story
November 2016
Richard Kemm has his vehicle and cleaning equipment checked by Jason Cheng, Crest’s Waikato/Bay of Plenty Quality Assurance Co-ordinator.

Franchisees shine in safety and quality audit

Quality and attention to detail resonate with CrestClean franchisee Richard Kemm. Richard was among the Crest franchisees who attended a regular audit as part of Crest’s regular checks of vehicles and cleaning equipment. The former business banking manager takes pride and satisfaction in his work and got the seal of

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September 2016
Chris Chapman had plenty of advice and tips for franchisees in Tauranga.

Skills Development proves popular

CrestClean’s National Quality/Training Manager Chris Chapman has stressed the importance of keeping franchisees upskilled. Being tuned in to the changing the needs of our customers and working with new health and safety regulations were among key points driven home at a Skills Development Course held in Tauranga recently. “Once you

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May 2016

A great day fishing

Tauranga franchisees Eva and Brad Gordon, Christina Yoon, Woo-Sung Lee and Rudy Yoon decided to trade their cleaning equipment for fishing rods and bait. The Tauranga franchisees enjoyed a successful day out fishing and caught enough Kahawai, Snapper and Trevally for dinner. It was Christina and Rudy’s first time fishing.

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February 2016

Tauranga’s New Franchisees of the Year for 2015

Mandeep Kamboj and Navjot Noria are Tauranga’s New Franchisees of the Year for 2015. The brother and sister franchise team have been with Crest for six months and have already impressed their customers with their work ethic, commitment and dedication to their job. “We are very happy that we joined

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All Tauranga News

  • Chef finds Crest is recipe for success

    Sandeep and Ashley Vikash enjoy cooking at their Tauranga home. What do cooking and cleaning have in common? Well quite a lot, says Sandeep Vikash, who as well as a well-seasoned chef is a rising star in the cleaning industry. As CrestClean’s latest ...

    FULL STORY
  • Mice season triggers urgent warning

    Snap-traps are among the methods used on mice by PestCo’s Mike Wills. PestCo’s Mike Wills has a tiny destructive house invader firmly in his sights. With winter around the corner, Mike is warning people to take action now to avoid having a family of ...

    FULL STORY
  • Home overrun by roach invaders

    Mike Wills found a rat station had been invaded by American cockroaches. PestCo’s Mike Wills thought he’s seen it all. Dealing with cockroaches is all part of his job as PestCo’s Service Technician - but what happened during a visit to a Tauranga home ...

    FULL STORY
  • Act now to prevent a rat invasion

    PestCo Service Technician Mike Wills with the latest in bait stations. PestCo Service Technician Mike Wills is waging war on rodents as cooler conditions see a surge in rats seeking indoor shelter. Mike is warning business owners to take action now to avoid the ...

    FULL STORY
  • Globetrotting planned to celebrate 10 years wi...

    Rakesh Bhan and his wife Mohini are planning a trip to the Holy Land after receiving a $2000 travel voucher from Crest. Rakesh Bhan credits his strong Christian faith and some divine intervention for paving the way when he fled Fiji with his wife and young ...

    FULL STORY
  • Business owners have every reason to jump for ...

    Tauranga franchisees Malcolm Brown and Alex Lopaz share the New Franchisee of the Year Award. Malcolm Brown and Alex Lopaz are not only Crest’s rising stars in Tauranga they are polished performers in every way. Jan Lichtwark says the hardworking franchisees ...

    FULL STORY
  • CrestClean’s vision to double in size

    Tauranga franchisees Tony and Aina Kang have had the best Christmas present ever –they’re just moved into their brand new home! The couple didn’t think they would be able to afford a home of their own so soon. But it’s thanks to Crest and the success of their ...

    FULL STORY
  • He’s a polished performer at those sweeping ...

    Jan Lichtwark’s a picture of concentration on his test drive.

    Jan Lichtwark’s a picture of concentration on his test drive. Jan Lichtwark’s more at home behind the wheel of his beloved Holden Colorado with the powerful grunt of a 2.8 turbo motor under the bonnet and its sleek lines oozing style and sophistication. But ...

    FULL STORY
  • Training bar set high but franchisees excel

    Adam Hodge shows franchisees how to safely pour cleaning solutions to obtain the correct dilution.

    Adam Hodge shows franchisees how to safely pour cleaning solutions to obtain the correct dilution. The bar was set high for Tauranga franchisees when they came under the eagle eye of Adam Hodge. They were given practical tasks to test their competency in order ...

    FULL STORY
  • Franchisees shine in safety and quality audit

    Richard Kemm has his vehicle and cleaning equipment checked by Jason Cheng, Crest’s Waikato/Bay of Plenty Quality Assurance Co-ordinator.

    Richard Kemm has his vehicle and cleaning equipment checked by Jason Cheng, Crest’s Waikato/Bay of Plenty Quality Assurance Co-ordinator. Quality and attention to detail resonate with CrestClean franchisee Richard Kemm. Richard was among the Crest franchisees ...

    FULL STORY
  • Eye-catching van the latest addition to our fl...

    Ready to roll is CrestClean’s brand new Ford Transit.

    Ready to roll is CrestClean’s brand new Ford Transit. It’s a CrestClean first and has been turning heads in Tauranga. Carpet care specialist Victor Haupt has taken delivery of this spacious Ford Transit as his business ramps up in the coastal city. With ...

    FULL STORY
  • Upskilling’s a key part of being a franchise...

    These Tauranga franchisees are all clued up on the latest in hard floor care after attending the upskilling course. With their machines are Neville Hall, Malcolm Brown, Rohit Chawla and Devidas Unni.

    These Tauranga franchisees are all clued up on the latest in hard floor care after attending the upskilling course. With their machines are Neville Hall, Malcolm Brown, Rohit Chawla and Devidas Unni. Rohit Chawla watched by other franchisees on the one day ...

    FULL STORY
  • Spider spray keeps the spiders away

    The white-tailed spider has a distinctive spot on its abdomen.

    The white-tailed spider has a distinctive spot on its abdomen. Arachnophobics in the Bay of Plenty have been warned to take action now to avoid being bugged by spiders this summer. PestCo Technician Mike Wills says an exterior spray will prevent properties being ...

    FULL STORY
  • Skills Development proves popular

    Chris Chapman had plenty of advice and tips for franchisees in Tauranga.

    Chris Chapman had plenty of advice and tips for franchisees in Tauranga. CrestClean’s National Quality/Training Manager Chris Chapman has stressed the importance of keeping franchisees upskilled. Being tuned in to the changing the needs of our customers and ...

    FULL STORY
  • Top turnout for final CrestClean LeslieRugby C...

    Junior rugby players and coaches practiced a number of skills and drills throughout the coaching session. The CrestClean LeslieRugby Junior Rugby Team Coaching Programme is adding value to junior rugby in New Zealand. It is the third year CrestClean has ...

    FULL STORY

Tauranga Areas Serviced

Jan was born and bred in the Tauranga region and became Regional Manager in 2010. In the five years since, he’s doubled the number of Franchisees in the region and expanded the services on offer to include carpet cleaning, consumables, and property maintenance. Jan also provided the proving ground for CrestClean’s popular new Pure Water Window Cleaning System.

“Tauranga has a lot to offer people from young to old which has meant that it’s one of the fastest growing cities in NZ,” says Jan.

Previously with Goodman Fielder, Jan loves the focus on customer service and customer satisfaction that comes with being Regional Manager. He has expanded the number of corporate customers served by CrestClean and, as a lifelong resident, understands the region’s growth.

He’s deeply involved in Tauranga community activities, from sporting events to fundraisers, and he and his wife are now raising three young children.

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Tauranga Areas Serviced

Bellevue

Bethlehem

Brookfield

Gate Pa

Greerton

Judea

Matua

Mt Maunganui

Otumoetai

Papamoa

Pyes Pa

Tauranga City

Waihi

Tauriko

Te Puna

Te Puke

Welcome Bay

Katikati

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Crest Commercial Cleaning Ltd

P O Box 740
Dunedin 9054
New Zealand
Telephone: +64-3-477 1126
Fax: +64-3-477 1194

Email: service@crestclean.co.nz

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