MEET THE HAWKES REFRIGERATION ENGINEERS TEAM
Our dedicated team are the key to our success and we believe a happy workforce is a productive workforce.
Barry joined Hawkes when he left school in 1982, Born in 1966 (a good year) he has had various training within the industry and works alongside his Brother David Hawkes. Barry generally runs the installations, specialist projects and the day to day running of the company.
Mark started with Hawkes in May 1988. He began as a trainee engineer and has progressed to a Contracts Manager handling contracts to a value of £1.8 million a year. Mark is fully focused on customer care and problem solving.
Steve started with Hawkes in April 2004. His college was completed prior to him joining us. Steve is a very skilled engineer who can turn his talented hands to almost anything. Our clients have always commented on how helpful and knowledgeable he is.
Philip Jacobs a fully trained and qualified service refrigeration engineer, joined Hawkes in April 2010. Excellent fault finder and problem solver. Fast, reliable results every time. Nicknamed phil-the-fridge…
Ben started with Hawkes when he left school, he served his apprenticship with Pro-cat college he is now 22 and a fully qualified service engineer.
Managing Director 1966 - 2016
Martin founded Hawkes way back in 1966. Born in 1939 he was the mastermind of our success today.
We miss him dearly. RIP Father – 15th September 1939 – 14th September 2017
Dean started with Hawkes when he was 18 after he had completed his electrical apprenticeship with Thurrock Technical College. He is a fully qualified electrician and HVAC service engineer.
Paul joined Hawkes in November 2003. His technical knowledge of the refrigeration HVAC trade is truly outstanding. Paul generally covers breakdowns and service work and manages our team of engineers when required.
Help Desk Coordinator
Jo Joined us February 2015 she coordinates the help desk and helps run the office with Kirstie. She is an assett to us all.
Very hard working, 100% reliable and always happy to help.
Miles has had a varied career, from an early age he started his training with us and moved about to find his way in the industry, happy to say he is back with us. A fully qualified engineer, with years of experience, extremely polite and very friendly. Miles’s knowledge of service and installation is outstanding, a general all rounder.
Jack Savage a keen young individual who excels himself to achieve every task that is set. A super fast learner. on his 2nd year of college at the Colchester institute studying refrigeration level 2. Look out for this young man he will be one of the best in the industry.
Dave from leaving school in 1983 also joined the Hawkes team as a trainee. Whilst working on the tools he was responsible for maintaining Queen Mary College at Mile End campus London. He now works alongside his brother Barry Hawkes. Dave is responsible for the service department and the day to day running of the company.
Hawkes Training Manager & Senior Engineer
Martin started working with Hawkes when he left school, He has progressed into one of the most respected engineers within our industry and his vast knowledge from his 45 years service is second to none.
Dean Hawkes son of David Joined when he left school to start his apprenticeship 3 years of college has gained him a level 3 qualification, a fully confident young family man with a unique skill set and a positive keen outlook to life.
Kirstie joined Hawkes from leaving school back in 2007. Kirstie manages a number of office duties including our customer help desk and the general accounts. She is a very joyful, personable young individual and is always happy to help.
Level 3 Engineer
David has joined us recently to assist with our installation teams. His general knowlege and common sense of the air conditioning industry is excellent. Works hard as advised by our current team. We need more like Dave.
Barry & Dave Hawkes
We are so proud of our team and have the upmost respect for them all.
If you would like to join us please check our vacancies
Barry & Dave Hawkes
(Vimivale Ltd Trading as) Hawkes Refrigeration Engineers