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

  • Step 1

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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.
  • 622
    622 franchised business operators in New Zealand.
  • 1776
    1745 personnel in New Zealand alone.
  • 4734
    4734 business and education customers in New Zealand.
  • 1,934,284
    Total hours worked in the last 12 months

Featured Tauranga News

June 2018

Cleaning kick-started career with Crest for experienced martial arts guru

  Just like the martial arts passion that keeps him fighting fit, his role as a CrestClean Quality Assurance Co-ordinator keeps Woo Sung Lee on his toes. The 41 year old, an accomplished Taekwondo master, has proved to be a high-flyer within the company and is loving his new job.

Full Story
June 2018
Andy Lee, Maninder Singh and Japinder Pandher with their training certificates.

They can be proud of their achievements

  It was moment to celebrate for these three Tauranga business owners who’ve studied hard to gain an industry recognised qualification. Andy Lee, Maninder Singh and Japinder Pandher are the latest CrestClean franchisees to gain a Level 2 Certificate in Commercial Cleaning. The certificate, awarded by the Master Cleaners Training

Full Story
June 2018
John Leslie (left) and Mike Williams, Mount Sports Junior Rugby chairman, with the under 12s team.

Kids fired-up after rugby guru’s top tips

Rugby legend John Leslie was in demand when he dropped into Tauranga as part of his nationwide tour to boost the number of junior rugby coaches. The ex-Highlanders player and former Scotland international held a free workshop for volunteer coaches at Mount Maunganui Sports Club. Mike Williams, Mount Sports Junior

Full Story
June 2018
Jill Shepherd has just clocked up seven years with CrestClean.

Regional Trainer celebrates 7 years with Crest

  By the time she was 21 Jill Shepherd had had nine jobs. “I was a bit of rebel when I left school,” she freely admits. Jill has certainly had a rich and varied working life. She’s been a trainee microbiologist; run a motorcycle parts department; driven vans, and owned

Full Story
May 2018
Mukesh Kumar receives his Certificate of Long Service from Jan Lichtwark, CrestClean’s Tauranga Regional Manager.

Homeownership thanks to success of his CrestClean business

During the time Mukesh Kumar worked at a wood manufacturing company the idea of homeownership had been firmly pushed to the far corners of his mind. With Bay of Plenty property market running hot, he saw zero chance of one day being able to afford a place for himself and

Full Story
May 2018
Crest business owner Neville Hall has his vehicle checked by Sam Lewis, General Manager Franchise Services. Looking on is CrestClean’s Megan Dawson, who provides CRM support/training.

Vehicle audits crucial to keep CrestClean’s fleet compliant

When Neville Hall was going through the motions of purchasing his CrestClean business in 2016 he knew the vehicle he chose for the job was a crucial decision that he had to get right. But by opting for a Nissan NV200 van he had no idea it would make him

Full Story
May 2018
PestCo Service Technician Mike Wills says he’s busier than previous years dealing with rats and mice.

PestCo’s expert busy as rat numbers soar following NZ’s record summer

PestCo’s hotline has reported a surge in calls to deal with rats as hungry rodents head indoors as winter sets in. Rat numbers have exploded throughout the country after a long and dry spell of warm weather. While Kiwis enjoyed the record-breaking summer, a downside was it created ideal breeding

Full Story
May 2018
CrestClean Tauranga Regional Manager Jan Lichtwark presents a Pure Water Window Cleaning kit to Ben O’Dea.

Games medallist back in business after CrestClean replaces stolen gear

Tauranga’s Ben O’Dea has been given a helping hand to get his cleaning business back on the road after the Commonwealth Games athlete had his car stolen. The 25-year-old said it “really sucked” when his Nissan Terrano was taken from his Mount Maunganui home while he and brother Sam represented

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April 2018
Body corp chairman Shane Kennedy with CrestClean’s Mike Warnes.

Crest praised for its efficiency and high standard of apartment building clean

A landmark apartment complex in Tauranga is utilising CrestClean’s Pure Water System to ensure the building’s exterior remains pristine. The Anchorage has recently undergone a major facelift with the completion of multimillion dollar project to reclad the15-year-old Mount Maunganui building. Twice yearly exterior cleaning of the Salisbury Ave complex is

Full Story
April 2018
PestCo service technician Mike Wills says crickets have been attracted to bait stations he uses to target rats and rodents.

It’s just not cricket: Insect his bugbear

PestCo service technician Mike Wills is definitely not a cricket fan – when it comes to his job that is. Forget about the popular game, it’s the tiny insects that have been his constant bugbear over the dry, warm months of summer and autumn. For crickets have been swarming to

Full Story
March 2018
Kath Joblin, Principal St Thomas More Catholic School, says Mike Warnes has made a huge impact in his role as the caretaker.

Blown away by Crest PropertyCare’s service

He might be there just five hours each week but the huge difference he’s making to the school’s appearance is a hot topic of conversation for parents and teachers. Kath Joblin, Principal at St Thomas More Catholic School, says having a caretaker on a contract arrangement has worked out better

Full Story
February 2018

Crest’s best receive top honours

She’s gone from being a stay at home mum to successful business owner. Moonyean Kaur hasn’t looked back and her achievement and dedication to her business has won her and husband Ravinder Singh Tauranga’s Rookie Franchisee of the Year Award. Jan Lichtwark, CrestClean’s Tauranga Regional Manager, says the couple were

Full Story

All Tauranga News

  • Cleaning kick-started career with Crest for ex...

      Woo Sung Lee is a Taekwondo master. Just like the martial arts passion that keeps him fighting fit, his role as a CrestClean Quality Assurance Co-ordinator keeps Woo Sung Lee on his toes. The 41 year old, an accomplished Taekwondo master, has proved to ...

    FULL STORY
  • They can be proud of their achievements

    Andy Lee, Maninder Singh and Japinder Pandher with their training certificates.

      Andy Lee, Maninder Singh and Japinder Pandher with their training certificates. It was moment to celebrate for these three Tauranga business owners who’ve studied hard to gain an industry recognised qualification. Andy Lee, Maninder Singh and ...

    FULL STORY
  • Kids fired-up after rugby guru’s top tips

    John Leslie (left) and Mike Williams, Mount Sports Junior Rugby chairman, with the under 12s team.

    John Leslie (left) and Mike Williams, Mount Sports Junior Rugby chairman, with the under 12s team. Rugby legend John Leslie was in demand when he dropped into Tauranga as part of his nationwide tour to boost the number of junior rugby coaches. The ex-Highlanders ...

    FULL STORY
  • Regional Trainer celebrates 7 years with Crest

    Jill Shepherd has just clocked up seven years with CrestClean.

      Jill Shepherd has just clocked up seven years with CrestClean. By the time she was 21 Jill Shepherd had had nine jobs. “I was a bit of rebel when I left school,” she freely admits. Jill has certainly had a rich and varied working life. She’s been ...

    FULL STORY
  • Homeownership thanks to success of his CrestCl...

    Mukesh Kumar receives his Certificate of Long Service from Jan Lichtwark, CrestClean’s Tauranga Regional Manager.

    Mukesh Kumar receives his Certificate of Long Service from Jan Lichtwark, CrestClean’s Tauranga Regional Manager. During the time Mukesh Kumar worked at a wood manufacturing company the idea of homeownership had been firmly pushed to the far corners of his ...

    FULL STORY
  • Vehicle audits crucial to keep CrestClean’s ...

    Crest business owner Neville Hall has his vehicle checked by Sam Lewis, General Manager Franchise Services. Looking on is CrestClean’s Megan Dawson, who provides CRM support/training.

    Crest business owner Neville Hall has his vehicle checked by Sam Lewis, General Manager Franchise Services. Looking on is CrestClean’s Megan Dawson, who provides CRM support/training. When Neville Hall was going through the motions of purchasing his CrestClean ...

    FULL STORY
  • PestCo’s expert busy as rat numbers soar fol...

    PestCo Service Technician Mike Wills says he’s busier than previous years dealing with rats and mice.

    PestCo Service Technician Mike Wills says he’s busier than previous years dealing with rats and mice. PestCo’s hotline has reported a surge in calls to deal with rats as hungry rodents head indoors as winter sets in. Rat numbers have exploded throughout the ...

    FULL STORY
  • Games medallist back in business after CrestCl...

    CrestClean Tauranga Regional Manager Jan Lichtwark presents a Pure Water Window Cleaning kit to Ben O’Dea.

    CrestClean Tauranga Regional Manager Jan Lichtwark presents a Pure Water Window Cleaning kit to Ben O’Dea. Tauranga’s Ben O'Dea has been given a helping hand to get his cleaning business back on the road after the Commonwealth Games athlete had his car ...

    FULL STORY
  • Crest praised for its efficiency and high stan...

    Body corp chairman Shane Kennedy with CrestClean’s Mike Warnes.

    Body corp chairman Shane Kennedy with CrestClean’s Mike Warnes. A landmark apartment complex in Tauranga is utilising CrestClean’s Pure Water System to ensure the building’s exterior remains pristine. The Anchorage has recently undergone a major facelift ...

    FULL STORY
  • It’s just not cricket: Insect his bugbear

    PestCo service technician Mike Wills says crickets have been attracted to bait stations he uses to target rats and rodents.

    PestCo service technician Mike Wills says crickets have been attracted to bait stations he uses to target rats and rodents. PestCo service technician Mike Wills is definitely not a cricket fan – when it comes to his job that is. Forget about the popular game, ...

    FULL STORY
  • Blown away by Crest PropertyCare’s service

    Kath Joblin, Principal St Thomas More Catholic School, says Mike Warnes has made a huge impact in his role as the caretaker.

    Kath Joblin, Principal St Thomas More Catholic School, says Mike Warnes has made a huge impact in his role as the caretaker. He might be there just five hours each week but the huge difference he’s making to the school’s appearance is a hot topic of ...

    FULL STORY
  • Crest’s best receive top honours

    Moonyean Kaur, Rookie Franchisee of the Year, with Alex Lopez, Franchisee of the Year. She's gone from being a stay at home mum to successful business owner. Moonyean Kaur hasn't looked back and her achievement and dedication to her business has won her and ...

    FULL STORY
  • Crest van leads the charge to all-electric veh...

    Charging is a doddle as this CrestClean e-NV200 stops for a power top up at Tauranga’s Bayfair Shopping Centre.

    Charging is a doddle as this CrestClean e-NV200 stops for a power top up at Tauranga’s Bayfair Shopping Centre. It’s no wonder this gleaming CrestClean all-electric van is turning heads in Tauranga. With its bright graphics, depicting “Lovin’ our ZERO ...

    FULL STORY
  • Wasp nest the size of six rugby balls

    PestCo service technician Mike Wills and Gemma Melville-Barton with part of the huge wasp nest he removed from the Tauranga property. The nest, seen partially exposed, was the size of six rugby balls. The buzz of becoming homeowners took on a whole new meaning for ...

    FULL STORY
  • A business with Crest fulfils couple’s dream

    Meti Tagica, with her children Lia, Kara, and Seta. They hadn’t quite bargained for the friendly advice and offers of support that would come in bucket loads from fellow business owners and CrestClean’s Tauranga Regional Manager. It was that warm welcome in ...

    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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CrestClean Tauranga are Proud Members of:

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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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