Hawkins Engineering is owned and represented by Daryl Ray Hawkins, a contract engineer. Working in the industry since 1978, acting as a contractor engineer and consultant since 1985.
The primary advantage to hiring Daryl Ray Hawkins is experience. Your requirements receive the attention of a veteran, each and every time. Engineering design efforts are offered to small to large companies, inventors and entrepreneurs, and engineering firms and organizations Ė as a contract engineer working directly for the customer.
When only engineering support services are required, Hawkins Engineering provides the business infrastructure to meet the customerís needs -- licensed as a business in the state of Washington since 1993, with a commitment for many more years.
Efforts or services can involve an entire design or project, large or small, portions of a design, or consulting on an as needed basis. Whatever the customer needs.
CONTRACT AND PAYMENT POLICY
Work can be done on-or-off site, as
needed, depending on the customerís
requirements. Many customers are located
within the greater Seattle, WA area
including Seattle, Bellevue, Redmond,
Kirkland, Bothell, Auburn, Kent, and
Issaquah, with a few out of state.
Contract engineer efforts are typically
under 1099. However, when billing
indirectly through a job shop or
recruiter agency, either 1099 or W2 is
acceptable. Job shops and recruiter
agencies are provided a discounted rate.
Engineering support services can
likewise be under 1099 or treated as a
Cost and scheduling can be as simple as
a Statement-of-Work with dollars and
milestones, with periodic invoices at
agreed upon intervals. More
comprehensive contracts can also be
While all billing is computed at an
hourly rate for work done or services
provided. When quotations or estimates
are involved, the corresponding amount
will be represented in hours of work
needed. Other than particular expenses
like travel and specialized equipment,
Hawkins Engineering accounts for its own
While Hawkins Engineering will locate
and arrange the work of fabrication and
assembly houses, or other
sub-contractors, their fees are paid
directly by the customer -- resulting in
lower cost to the customer.
All designs are supported for as long as the
customer needs, indefinitely, on an hourly or
agreed upon rate.
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
FLOHR METAL FABRICATORS
DATA I/O CORPORATION
SUPPORT SYSTEMS ASSOCIATES
PROCESS CONTROL TECHNOLOGY
|Design engineering of custom electronic hardware, electronic product development and prototyping,
and proof-of-concept efforts, are provided to customers as a contract engineer. Customers include small to large companies, inventors and entrepreneurs,
and engineering firms and organizations. Engineering support services such as technical and consulting efforts, are provided as a business or vendor.
Experience includes industrial, military, commercial, aero-space, and avionics development and manufacturing of electronic hardware.