Service Engineer Lifetime Achievement recognition
The IOR Service Engineers' Section makes a lifetime achievement award to recognise an individual's commitment to a career in service, maintenance or installation engineering. This award is sponsored by The Trainee of the Year Award. To download a nomination form and for information about the Service Engineers' Section follow this link.
This year there were two candidates whose contribution was so exceptional the judges decided to make two awards
Martyn Ross from J&E Hall
Martin has had a career of over 40 years. He began on an Apprenticeship Programme in 1975 after studying for an HND in Mechanical and Refrigeration Engineering. He admits he has never had a dull day at work and is still learning due to the every evolving nature of the industry.
He has now held the role of Senior Commissioning Engineer for almost 30 years and has been in charge of commissioning and troubleshooting plant in some of the world’s remotest locations.
Grayme Selkirk from Tesco Refrigeration
Grayme has worked in the commercial refrigeration sector for over 39 years and has been described as “a testament to refrigeration industry”. Supporting the development of young talent he plays a major role in the training and mentoring of apprentices and has driven improvements in technical capability.