Job Description

SERVICE MANAGER

Probe Technical Recruitment is recruiting an exceptional opportunity for a Service Manager to join a unique manufacturer of bespoke tooling. The role requires you to work a Monday – Friday with some UK and Ireland travel but mainly being based at the Derby head office.

The company offers a salary of up to £35,000 with company van provided for travel, 20 + 8 days holiday and a Pension.

Along with a recognised Electrical/ Mechanical Apprenticeship/ NVQ / City & Guilds the role of Service Manager requires a Multi Skilled background with abilities working with hydraulics and pneumatics. Previous experience also of purchase orders, sales orders and stock handling is required.

Requirements/ Duties for the role of Service Manager:

  • Maintain an efficient and organised workshop area keeping a detailed and accurate daily record of work performed for entry and compilation of service reports, calibration records, repair quotes, sales orders and projects as required.
  • Assess and manage immediate and ongoing service & project workload to meet the specific and anticipated customer requirements utilising the admin and service resource as necessary. Managing the workshop resource to accommodate prevailing project and training requirements (i.e., in house manufacture and delivery/commissioning).
  • Monitoring and maintaining parts stock levels considering routine demand and restocking lead time.
  • Monitoring of parts cost pricing and reporting variations to ensure correct sales pricing.
  • Monitoring and reporting of workshop area training, tools, and equipment requirements.

We would be keen to talk to Field Service Engineers, Workshop Supervisors/ Managers also that are seeking a management role. The role is commutable to Derby and surrounding areas.

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Probe Technical Recruitment is looking to recruit a Maintenance Electrician on behalf of a leading manufacturer in the industry. Skill requirements will be to assemble, install, test, and maintain electrical wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures and P.L.C.’s, P.C.’s and robots (A.B.B.) using hand tools, power tools and measuring instruments. This is an outstanding opportunity to work for a highly protected organisation that are extremely busy.

Hours of work for the Maintenance Electricians role are 3 shifts of days, afternoons, and nights Monday – Friday with occasional overtime available at weekends.

  • Salary £32,600
  • 25 days holiday + 8 Bank Holiday
  • Nest pension
  • Overtime paid at premium rates

Along with an NVQ Level 3 / ONC/ City & Guilds in either Mechanical or Electrical Engineering, the ideal Maintenance Engineer must come from a manufacturing environment and hold equal abilities with hydraulics and pneumatics.

The Maintenance Engineer role will include the following:

  • Attend breakdowns as requested, assess cause, strip down and determine best method of repair and affect repair.
  • Able to read electrical, British, and European standard drawings.
  • Install replacement components or carry out repairs using necessary equipment.
  • Reassemble, check and test run all equipment for effective and safe operation following repair and return to Production.

We are keen to talk to Maintenance Engineers and Maintenance Electricians, and candidates who can commute to Nottingham, Derby and Loughborough.

 

MAINTENANCE ELECTRICIAN

I am recruiting for a Maintenance Electrician on behalf of a company who has spent a lot of money in investment for the next few years. The role of Maintenance Electrician will be to manage the maintenance and improve all fixed plant and facilities; assist in the preventative maintenance to ensure maximum availability, performance, and quality.

The shifts are 5 on 5 off, 4on 4 off, so work 14 days in a 28-day period and a package of:

Maintenance Electrician Benefits:

Salary £41,700 
23 days holiday at 12 hours which is very competitive. 
Company pension – employee 7% / employer 11%
8x Death in Service 
Overtime paid at 1.3x

Along with an NVQ Level 3/ ONC/ City & Guilds the ideal Maintenance Electrician must have previous experience with industrial Electrical kit. 

The Maintenance Electrician role will include the following:

  • To maintain the plant so as to produce product at world class levels of performance, quality and cost
  • To maintain the plant through breakdown repair and preventative maintenance tasks.
  • Participate in continuous improvement initiatives on site to help improve the OEE of the plants.

We are keen to talk to Maintenance Electricians and Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineers

This Maintenance Electrician role is commutable from: Leicester, Loughborough, Nottingham and Derby

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I am looking to recruit a Maintenance Engineer on behalf of a Precision Engineering company. This is a multi-skilled role that will include Maintenance on machinery and facilities both Electrical and Mechanical. 

This is a day’s role with hours either 8am-4.30pm or 10am-6.30pm with a package of:

  • Salary £35,000 depending on experience. 
  • 25 days holiday
  • Free Parking on site. 
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Along with an NVQ Level 3/ ONC/ City & Guilds the ideal candidate/ Maintenance Engineer must have previous experience with Electrical equipment including PLC controls and CNC machinery is desirable. 

The Maintenance Engineer role will include the following:

  • Provide preventive maintenance on all machinery and equipment to ensure effective running.
  • Review TPM schedules to ensure operatives complete in a timely manner and inform Team Leaders of deficiencies
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We are a well-respected employer who produce products for a NON Automotive market sector, we are seeking to recruit a number of proven Maintenance Technicians, to join our maintenance team. 

Benefits: 

  • Dependent on your chosen working hours we offer a starting salaries in the region of £31,500 - £36,750
  • Paid Overtime at Premium Rates
  • Company Pension
  • Stable Working Environment as we are a Key Worker Specific Sector.

Duties of a Maintenance Technician  

  • As a proven Maintenance Technician you will be required to undertake both planned and reactive maintenance across our plant, which will require you to have experience of supporting plant and equipment within either a manufacturing, process or production environment. 

Requirements of a Maintenance Technician  

  • You must hold formal Electrical qualifications to either a City & Guilds Level or NVQ standard and ideally be apprentice trained. The role will require you to have core electrical & reasonable mechanical abilities. 

The Maintenance Technician role is commutable from Bedworth, Coventry, Leamington, Nuneaton & Rugby

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

 

This is an opportunity for an Electrical Engineer to join a growing company based in Stoke on Trent to diagnose, fault find, repair and test various industrial Electrical equipment including drives and controls.

Electrical Engineer Role Benefits:

  • Up to £40,000 starting salary (depending on shift pattern) 
  • There are opportunities to work a variety of shifts including Days, Rotating AM/PM, and Nights Monday – Friday.
  • 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays.
  • Overtime available at premium rates.
  • Company sick pay
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension.

Electrical Engineer Role Description

  • In this role you will diagnose and fault find on a range of Electrical Industrial equipment including Drives and Controls.
  • You will fault find, repair, and test various OEM’s products.
  • Reverse engineer, interpret drawings and connection details.

Electrical Engineer Skills and Qualifications

  • Successful candidates will hold a recognised qualification within Electrical/Electronic Engineering such as NVQ or City & Guilds.
  • This role will require you to have experience of fault finding and repair on a range of OEM’s such as Siemens, Fanuc, Indramat, Allen Bradley etc 
  • I would be keen to hear from Electrical Engineers, or Control Engineers who have experience within the repair industry.

In return you will joining a market leader in their field at an exciting time of growth. In return for your commitment, this Organisation offers a stable and secure career and the opportunity for further development. 

This Electrical Engineer position is commutable from: Stoke on Trent, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Leek, Stone, Uttoxeter, Stafford, Crewe and surrounding areas.

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We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer to join this leading and successful Manufacturer based in Stoke on Trent who has been in business for over 100 years. 

This is a shift based role where you will be joining a large maintenance team to investigate, diagnose and rectify faults on automated plant machinery and equipment.
 
Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer Role Benefits:

  • £32,654 salary working 4 on / 4 off 12 hrs shifts Days and Nights. 
  • Excellent 33 days holiday (pro rata)
  • Company pension
  • Overtime available

Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer Role Description

  • You will be joining the Engineering team to provide effective reactive engineering support to plant and equipment within an automated manufacturing environment. 
  • You will also conduct planned and preventative maintenance (PPM) including implementing and developing new processes to resolve maintenance faults, repeat issues and inefficiencies in a continuous improvement.
  • You will be working rotating 4 on / 4 off 12 hours shifts Days and Nights. 

Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer Skills and Qualifications

  • Successful candidates will ideally hold a recognised Time served Apprenticeship, supported by an Electrical or Mechanical Engineering qualification such as City & Guilds/ONC/NVQ3 or equivalent. 18th Edition wiring regulations would also be of benefit.
  • Strong Electrical abilities are key to this role, including Electrical fault finding, testing, parts replacement and experience with PLCs. Mechanically, you will have experience with hydraulics and pneumatics and will ideally have some welding /fabrication abilities.
  • I would be keen to speak with Maintenance Electricians, and Maintenance Engineers who hold Industrial Maintenance experience.
  • If you hold good communication skills, are flexible, able to work independently, and are a team player then we would love to hear from you.

This Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer position is commutable from: Stoke on Trent, Newcastle under Lyme, Crewe, Congleton, and surrounding areas

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

 

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

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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

 

One of the leading Technology Research and Development organisations in the Midlands are currently seeking an experienced Senior Hardware Engineer to support the complete range of life-cycle activities relating to the design, development, manufacture and test of both prototype and series production electrical and electronic hardware applications.

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

Senior Hardware 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 Senior Hardware Engineer 

This position reports directly to the Chief Hardware Engineer and includes the following primary duties: 

  • Design of new, or update to existing, Automotive products (typically inverters / converters for hybrid and electric vehicles). 
  • Liaising with the Systems, Control and Software teams to ensure an optimum solution. 
  • Testing of the design once created in hardware. 
  • Supporting the Programme team with new project acquisition by providing technical assessment and time estimates. 

Senior Hardware Engineer Requirements

  • Ideally Degree-qualified in (Electrical and Electronic Engineering). 
  • Good Experience of semiconductor technologies (up to 1200V). 
  • Good exposure of Power Conversion; Converter and Inverter (up to 300kW). 
  • Experience working with Infineon / NXP microprocessors (or similar). 
  • Experience with Altium Designer. 
  • Experience in the use of model-based development tools including Matlab, Simulink. 
  • Experience in the use of electrical simulation tools; Simetrix, Simplis, Spice, etc. 
  • Knowledge of applicable ISO standards. 
  • Ideally some knowledge of designing for safety critical systems. 
  • Ideally some knowledge of EMC best practice design.

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