Welcome to ChandlerWoods

Your People, Our Focus.

Founded in 1995, ChandlerWoods has been providing high-quality talent management and people solutions to the public and private sector for over two decades.

Under new management since 2017 by director Melissa Powick, the company puts people first and focuses on collaboration with clients to help them achieve the best possible outcome and maximum return on investment for the long-term.


“ChandlerWoods were fantastic in finding our business a series of high-quality candidates for key roles. Each time we’ve used ChandlerWoods, the process has resulted in us hiring an excellent new team member with specific skills and industry expertise, whom we would have struggled to find on our own.”

Matthew Mills
National Sales and Marketing Manager
Garden City Plastics

“I have used the HR services of Melissa and her team at ChandlerWoods on two occasions. I’ve found that their value, quality and outcomes of services are of a very high standard. For these reasons, I’m a satisfied return client and I’d be happy to recommend ChandlerWoods.”

Karen Cole
General Manager Operations
Viscount Logistics Services

“The services I received from ChandlerWoods was absolutely awesome. Melissa pointed me to the right direction in a way that I could prepare myself well for the interviews. She was very supportive and knowledgeable, and that gave me peace of mind during the entire process.”

Reyhaneh Pordel
Agronomist Garden City Plastics

“Melissa and her team at ChandlerWoods are excellent to work with! Their professionalism and ability to assess the market has delivered me great employees that we couldn’t have found without their help. We would absolutely use ChandlerWoods again, and would recommend them to anyone looking for new employees.”

Paul Cunningham
Fire Safe Australia & New Zealand

“The professionalism of Melissa’s work produced for us two outstanding appointees from a number of suitably qualified applicants.”

Graeme Campbell
Campbell Advisory Pty Ltd

“Melissa and the team at ChandlerWoods are experienced with recruitment and staff retention. Through their practical strategies, we have seen a dramatic shift in staff and overall team culture! Our team and management have benefited greatly by having Mel onboard, and we look forward to many more good experiences.”

Brad Ellison
6X Training

“Excellent! Melissa Powick is indeed a professional. She clearly understood my personality, career aspirations and expectations, and she was able to match my attributes to the right employer! I certainly do not regret taking up this offer, due to the digilence from Melissa.”

Elliott Olumuyiwa Akintola
Agronomist & Sales
Garden City Plastics

Our Specialties


The Right Talent

Gain a competitive edge for your business with our range of services:

• Executive Search and Recruitment
• Assessment Centres
• Develop Talent Pipelines
• Psychometric Testing



Your New Talent

Get your new employees up to speed and set them up for success with our:

• Onboarding and Induction Solutions
• Leadership Effectiveness Coaching
• Executive Coaching
• 360-degree Feedback



Your Talent

Our solutions help you assess, identify and develop your team’s top performers:

• Identify High-potential Employees
• Assess Capabilities of Teams and Groups
• Psychometric Testing
• Retention and Engagement Plans



Your Talent

Increase productivity and job satisfaction and create an inspiring work culture with our:

• Structured Training Programs
• Bespoke Development Programs
• Development Interventions
• Award-Winning Solutions



Your Talent

Increase performance, improve retention and save by retaining your top people:

• Attract and Retain High-quality Employees
• Policy and Process Audits
• Engagement Surveys
• Support and Development Programs


Our Solutions are Award-Winning

ChandlerWoods Business Diagnostic

Set your business up for success. From the ground up.

Our flagship Business Diagnostic model delivers sustainable, measurable improvements for growing businesses.


Articles and Resources

Optimise your strategy, your people and your culture with our range of value-packed reports, whitepapers and blog articles below.

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Discover how we can help you succeed through quality talent and people management.