Hobbs & Porter, bespoke stainless steel specialists providing steel services to companies and individual customers throughout the UK.
Martin Hobbs grinding
BTEC Diploma in Mechanical Engineering 1991-93
Time served apprenticeship in sheet metal and engineering 5 years, advanced City and Guilds, communication administration and workshop management, general fabrication, sheet metal pattern development and welding practices. 1993-1998
Team leader for on site duct fitting team 1998-2001
Engineer and on site fitter for stainless and mild steel fabrication company 2001-2007
Project Engineer for stainless and mild steel fabrication company 2007-2009
Project Manager for stainless and mild steel fabrication company 2009-2011
Responsible for customer liaison, manufacture, workshop management, catering equipment supply for Hobbs & Porter.
Director at Complete Catering Contracts Ltd 2011 to present.
Martin Hobbs welding
Martin Hobbs at work.
Experience:- Carpenter since 1983, City & Guilds, site carpentry since 1984, domestic and site carpentry since 1987, HND Building Studies 1991, kitchen fitting since 1994, owner of John Porter Worktops since 2004.
Responsible for marketing, advertising, sales lead generation and the Hobbs & Porter Website.
Leisure interest:- paragliding.
John Porter Paragliding
John relaxing at 11000 feet near the Sasso Lungo in the Dolomites.
John at cloudbase, 3500 feet above A27 near Devils Dyke, Brighton.