TECHNICAL OFFICE MANAGER

Job Description

An industry leading manufacturer of industrial capital equipment is seeking a Technical Office Manager to coordinate  their Manchester site. The company are an international concern and supply equipment, on a sale or hire basis, to clients across various industries including construction, manufacturing, facilities, renovation, commercial and industrial cleaning. 

Benefits for the Technical Office Manager:

  • £38,000
  • Profit Share
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • 30 days holiday
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Financially supported further education

This is a fabulous opportunity if you are looking for a very well-established, secure organisation and if you are looking for a career, and to be part of their continued growth.  

As the Technical Office Manager your duties will include:

  • General Office Management 
  • Manage the Logistics for all parts, machinery and accessories, ensuring all goods received from HO and delivered to customer on time 
  • To be the main point of contact for customer enquiries/communication, sales enquiries, giving technical advice to customers on all goods/machinery
  • To make Sales calls – following up on customer enquiries
  • Contact customers to schedule appointments and support the branch manager in preparation and follow up of customers appointments, prepare proposals, quotations, information packs etc
  • Arranging service visits for Sales team and BM to customers sites
  • Maintaining all customer information on CRM
  • Organising all office administration, support BM and Sales team with their administration needs
  • Interaction with other European sites
  • To handle the rental business for the branch, including contract management, handover, technical checks, and return of machines.

I would be very keen to speak with you if you have:

  • Previous experience as a Technical Office Manager or Stores Manager or logistics Manager or Technical manager or similar
  • You will need to be Technically minded – a technical qualification or experience would be most beneficial – mechanical or mechatronics ideal
  • You will need strong administration skills
  • An excellent communicator
  • Excellent IT skills, including all Microsoft applications and CRM experience
  • You need to be incredibly organised, have good time management and structured in your daily tasks
  • Sales experience would be beneficial but not essential, as there will be an element of sales involved in the role
  • Experience within logistics and office management would be beneficial
  • You will be driven and full of energy!

The role is commutable from: Manchester, Stockport, Rochdale, Huddersfield, Burnley and Bolton

SIMILAR JOBS

 

One of the leading Technology Research and Development organisations in the Midlands are currently seeking an experienced Systems Engineer, to design system solutions to enhance a vehicles, safety, performance and energy efficiency.

The company have over four decades of experience in the development and proving of electronic and mechatronic control and energy saving systems and applications for the Automotive sector. 

Systems Engineer – Salary Package:

  • Salary £40,000 - £50,000
  • Private Healthcare
  • Pension Scheme 
  • 33 Days Holidays (Inc Bank Hols)
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme 
  • A Multiple Project Technology Environment. 

Duties of a Systems Engineer 

  • The analysis of customer requirements, functional safety requirements, relevant legislation and standards to develop system requirement specifications. 
  • The use of proven system analysis and design methodologies to develop elegant efficient solutions to meet the project requirements. 
  • Working closely with the Functional Safety Department to ensure the analysis and development of appropriate functional safety requirements. 
  • Liaison with other engineering disciplines to develop system design specifications and algorithms. 
  • Plan, conduct and review testing of new software, hardware and calibrations at a variety of levels including integration testing, dyno testing and vehicle level testing, sometimes including worldwide field trips. 
  • The calibration of system functions to comply with project requirements. Complete sign-off procedures for vehicle algorithms, calibrations and final product testing. Undertake system and vehicle development and problem-solving within tight timescales. 
  • Fully document the design development and verification of developed systems. 
  • Understand and comply with company and customer confidentiality agreements and maintain the security of company and customer property. 

Systems Engineer – Requirements:

  • A formal qualification / Degree in a relevant science or Engineering disciplines. 
  • Experience of requirements analysis and management, preferably using dedicated requirements management tools (e.g., DOORS, Cradle, MKS).
  • Good experience of Configuration management Tools (e.g., MKS) 
  • Experience of systems design methodologies 
  • Hands on experience of developing control algorithms for automotive applications 
  • Knowledge or familiarity of, Software C-code, MATLAB, CAN and flexray communication protocols and toolchain. 
  • A good understanding of electronic hardware techniques and an ability to interpret circuit schematics. 
  • Knowledge of the use of microcontrollers within real time embedded systems 
  • Proficiency with standard office tools: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc. 

This is a great opportunity to be part of the generation of new energy saving and performance enhancing technologies for the vehicles of tomorrow. 

Commutable from: Coventry, Derby, Lichfield, Burton upon Trent, Birmingham, Leicester, Wolverhampton, Stafford, West Bromwich

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Design, R&D & Projects Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994

 

One of the leading Technology Research and Development organisations in the Midlands are currently seeking an experienced Software Engineer to join their Chassis Project Development Team.

The company have over four decades of experience in the development and proving of electronic and mechatronic control and energy saving systems and applications for the Automotive sector. 

Reporting to the Head of Department the role will become an important part of the Chassis Group, where the role will be responsible for developing and designing software for high performance embedded systems. 

Software Engineer – Salary Package:

  • Salary £40,000 - £50,000
  • Private Healthcare
  • Pension Scheme 
  • 33 Days Holidays (Inc Bank Hols)
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme 
  • A Multiple Project Technology Environment. 

Duties of a Software Engineer will include:

Dealing with embedded software for microcontrollers, using design practices and software life cycles in line with the ISO2001:2008 quality system and high integrity design standards. Providing close coordination of project activities throughout the duration of the project between both the development teams and the customer. 

  • The interpretation of system requirements in collaboration with systems and hardware engineers to generate software requirements using semi-formal methods. 
  • Develop Code implementation using C/C++ programming languages, assembly language and automatic code generation from modelled environments. 
  • Undertake functional components, base software development and problem-solving within tight timescales 
  • The use of Autosar BSW configuration and integration 
  • The generation and execution of test plans and reports at all levels of the “V” life cycle, including unit/structural tests, integration tests and verification/validation tests 
  • The generation and formal review of technical documentation and artefacts from the design process 
  • Work to FMEA, HAZOP, FTA and other analysis techniques. 

What we are looking for in a Software Engineer

  • A formal qualification in engineering, or a science-based subject (Ideally Software or Electronic Engineering related)
  • Good industry experience in a similar role within an embedded system product development environment 
  • Good experience of programming using C, C++, C# and assembly languages 
  • Experience working with Autosar Base Software, Rte and SWC configuration 
  • Experience of using requirements management and specification tools e.g., DOORS, MKS Integrity 
  • Experience using configuration management tools e.g., MKS
  • Experience with software analysis methodologies and tools e.g., UML, Rhapsody
  • Experience with CAN based test tools e.g., CANoe, CANalyser, CANape, PCAN or ValueCAN
  • An ability to interpret circuit schematics and understand the basic operation of electronics hardware, especially microprocessor peripheral support circuitry
  • A good proficiency with standard office tools: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc

This is a great opportunity to be part of the generation of new energy saving and performance enhancing technologies for the vehicles of tomorrow. 

Commutable from: Coventry, Derby, Lichfield, Burton upon Trent, Birmingham, Leicester, Wolverhampton, Stafford, West Bromwich

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Design, R&D & Projects Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994

 

This is a technology-focused company, specializing in control system design, install and commissioning who are looking to recruit, a proven IT / Software Manager.

They have been supporting end users and mechanical system integrators for several years and over this time have become a specialist in automated systems.

Even during the pandemic, the business has gone from strength to strength, and they continue to grow, further still.

IT / Software Manager Hours and Benefits 

  • £45,000 - £60,000
  • Flexi time working
  • Some home working 
  • Health insurance 
  • Employer pension contribution
  • Company Performance based bonus
  • Access to pool vehicles for travel

The Role

The business is looking to strengthen and reinforce the team with an IT / Software Manager. They are looking for a developer manager to join the Windows development team. You must have 5+ years with the below technologies;

  • .NET, C#, ASP.NET, JavaScript 
  • SQL Server
  • Web API
  • Client/Server based architecture
  • Windows Server and desktop experience
  • Basic office IT management of infrastructure

IT / Software Manager Key Experience Required 

  • Consulting with management and software developers to determine software solution requirements.
  • Evaluating software solutions and system performance, as well as supervising and helping the software development team.
  • Demonstrating patience and using effective explanations when mentoring junior software developers.
  • Managing the development, deployment, and integration of software solutions.
  • Determining system specifications and analyzing test stage data prior to software installation.
  • The IT / Software Manager will manage IT and software supplies for both internal and external systems.
  • Managing the installation and configuration of software solutions.
  • Collaborating with front end users and customers on software functionality.
  • Resolving software deployment and integration errors, and documenting processes.
  • Keeping abreast of new software technologies, as well as conforming to best practices in cybersecurity.

Commutable From: Tamworth, Coventry, Burton Upon Trent, Loughborough, Nottingham, Mansfield, Chesterfield

 

We are currently recruiting for an Electrical biased Maintenance engineer to join a leading organisation based in the Greater Manchester Area. 

Are you Seeking an exciting new opportunity & looking to join a Friendly and busy organisation? If so, this might just be the role for you!!! 

This role is commutable from the following locations: Bolton / Rochdale / Manchester / Bury

Benefits the Electrical Maintenance Engineer will receive:

  • Salary: £40,000
  • Pension 12%
  • 29 days holiday / increasing to 33days after 5 years
  • Health care 
  • Overtime

Shift the Electrical Maintenance Engineer will be required to work: Days Monday to Thursday 07:45am till 4:15pm / Early finish on Friday. 

We are looking for the Electrical Maintenance engineer to hold the following experience: 

  • Reactive Electrical and PLC Support on Bespoke machinery 
  • Installation of new equipment / machinery 
  • Planned maintenance to support TPM Structures 
  • Repair and improve all aspects of electrical needs 
  • Ideally holding Programming and Fault-finding abilities on Siemens / Modicon PLC’s 
  • Experience with AC & DC Motors, Drives, Inverters. 
  • HMI Programming experience - Citect ideally 
  • PAT Testing experience 
  • Electrical maintenance of the building i.e., Light fitting / plug sockets / emergency Lights. 

Ideally, we are looking for an Apprentice trained Electrical Maintenance engineer:- 

  • Holding a NVQ Level 3 Qualification – Electrical Engineering 
  • 18th Edition to be held 
  • Previous experience within a Manufacturing environment 
  • Full UK Driving licence / Flexible and local / able to commit to the call out rota.

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Support since 1994

 

Are you an Experienced CNC Team-Leader with proven experience and looking to join a Busy & Friendly organisation based in the Manchester Area? If so we have a Fantastic opportunity. 

We are currently recruiting for an international organisation based in Manchester area who are looking to appoint a CNC Team Leader to join their already established team. The right individual will be responsible for a team of CNC Millers & Setters. This is an exciting opportunity to join a organisation that continues to Grow and Invest. This company are a well-established, multi million-pound company who supply into a multitude of industrial sectors including aerospace, materials, manufacturing and science.

This role is commutable from: Stretford / Sale / Stockport / Salford 

Benefits on offer to the CNC Machine shop Team leader 

  • Salary: £33,000
  • Great Pension 
  • 25+8days holiday 
  • Life Assurance 
  • Health care 
  • Company Bonus 
  • Double Days – When working the Afternoon Shift Every Friday Off 

Shift: Double Days – 6am till 2pm Monday to Friday / 1:45pm till Half 11 Monday to Thursday – every Friday off when working the Afternoon Shift. 

Ideally the CNC Machine shop Team-leader will have the following: 

We are looking for a Ambitious forward thinking individual who holds desire to make continuous changes to carry the business forward. 

  • Previous experience within a Senior / Team-Leaders role. 
  • Manage the Teams Attendance and Development 
  • Ensure Health and Safety in Maintained within the Team. 
  • Ensure the team members have an even work-load on a daily basis 
  • Attend weekly production meetings. 
  • Report back to the Production leader. 
  • Identify and develop manufacturing improvements and Procedures
  • Assist with problem solving and any issues that arise on site. 
  • Previous experience within a Similar role 
  • Experience with 3,4 & 5 AXIS vertical machining 
  • Knowledge of operating CMM Machines
  • Practical experience of manufacturing techniques 
  • Previous experience in Operating a CNC / CMM Machines ( FANUC & MAZAK) 
  • Checking of drawing where required when using CMM Machines

Ideally we are looking for this individual to hold previous experience with CNC machinery and CMM. 

  • Time Served Engineer
  • Holding a formal qualification in Engineering 
  • Previous Team-leader / Supervisory is Key to the role.

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Support since 1994

 

CNC MILLER - Nights Role

An outstanding opportunity has arisen for a CNC Miller to work Permanent Nights with Milling experience.

Are you a CNC Miller holding experience with FANUC Controls and 4&5 AXIS, are you seeking a new opportunity as well as looking to join a Busy & Friendly Manufacturing organisation. If so we have a fantastic opportunities to join a leading organisation based in the Manchester locations.

This role is commutable from the following locations: Stretford / Sale / Stockport / Salford / Manchester

Benefits on offer to the CNC Miller

  • Salary: £33,583
  • Great Pension
  • 25+8days holiday
  • Life Assurance
  • Health care
  • Company Bonus
  • Plenty of Over time

Working Permanent Nights Sunday to Thursday 10pm till 6am

Ideally the CNC Miller will have the following:

  • Previous experience within a Similar role
  • Experience with 4&5 AXIS Vertical Milling Machines
  • Knowledge of operating CMM Machines
  • Run Milling Machine after setting and ensuring that quality is maintained throughout the entire production run.
  • Practical experience of manufacturing techniques
  • Previous experience in Operating a CNC / CMM Machines
  • Checking of drawing where required when using CMM Machines
  • Ideally we are looking for this individual to hold previous experience with CNC machinery and CMM.
  • Time Served Engineer
  • Holding a formal qualification in Engineering