Job Description

Known for their successes in Manufacturing products supplied into the Construction industry for the past 50 years, this continuously growing business, is requiring a skilled Logistics Manager to join and lead the logistics team. Supplying into a range of sectors within Construction including Housing Associations, Care homes as well as residential sites, the company is always busy and buoyant. 

As an experienced Logistics manager with knowledge of supplying into the construction industry, you would be required to plan and manage the transport teams and hauliers to ensure delivery of products is made to several sites, in time, in full and on budget. 

If you have the desire to succeed, have excellent organisation and communication skills with the ability to problem solve and exceed KPIs, please apply today.

The successful Logistics Manager will receive:

  • 31 Days Holiday Including bank holidays
  • Annual Bonus
  • Life Assurance
  • Discounts on corporate products
  • Pension with Employer matched contribution 
  • Cycle to work scheme

Key Roles & Responsibilities for the Logistics Manager:

  • Ensure compliance with H&S legislation
  • To plan and manage inter site product transfer
  • Manage and improve the ERP system
  • Collaboration with warehouse supervisors to ensure delivery deadlines are achieved
  • Management of Haulier fleet
  • Lead and manage the transport team
  • Scheduling of deliveries and collections for customers
  • Planning routing vehicles nationally
  • Managing 30-50 loads a day from multiple sites

Skills Required for the Logistics Manager:

  • Experience in logistics and haulier management
  • Knowledge of construction vehicle types
  • Experience in a Construction background
  • CPC qualified
  • Willingness to be flexible where the role requires

Commutable from Birmingham, Burton, Lichfield, Derby, Loughborough, Leicester, Nottingham, Stafford, Cannock.

Probe Technical Recruitment, Manufacturing & Production Recruitment Specialists since 1994

SIMILAR JOBS

 

A highly experienced Contracts / Project Manager is required to join a continually growing, reputable Structural Steel company on a permanent basis. 

With an ability to see a project through from start to finish, the suitable Candidate will be responsible for managing all contracts for which they are responsible; negotiating sub-contract orders, monitoring sub-contracted work, as well as, start to finish project planning, costing and performing site visits and quantity surveys.

This is an opportunity that can offer varied work, with an array of secured projects in place. The successful Contracts manager will be required to join the company with an ability to hit the ground running with their skill set. 

Applications are invited from Contracts & Project Managers who are experienced with Structural Steel and working Network Rail Contracts. So, if you are organised, structured, and capable of meeting deadlines as well as overcoming challenges, apply today.

In exchange for their expertise the Contracts / Project Manager will receive:

  • A company phone
  • A company laptop
  • A Permanent position
  • Autonomy over workload
  • A negotiable salary

Skills required for the Contracts / Project Manager:

  • Project / Contract managing experience > 5 years
  • Engineering / contract management background in Rail
  • Must be experienced with Structural Steel
  • An ability to understand complex contracts
  • IT literate
  • Ability to perform Quantity Surveys on Steelwork confidently
  • Reading Engineer drawings involving steel
  • Full understanding of Network Rail contracts, rules & procedures
  • Full UK Driving license 
  • Sub-contractors experience would be advantageous

Although predominantly office based, travelling to sites will be required, in which a pool car will be available. Commutable from Nottingham, Derby, Loughborough, Burton on Trent.

 

A Senior Steelwork Quantity Surveyor is required to join a continually growing, reputable Structural Steel company on a permanent basis. The Steelwork Quantity Surveyor will be working with NEC and other contracts and will be involved with tendering.   

Benefits for the Steelwork Quantity Surveyor:

  • Permanent position
  • Autonomy over workload
  • A negotiable salary
  • Company Computer & Mobile Phone

Essential Skills of the Steelwork Quantity Surveyor:

  • Experience working with Structural steel
  • IT literate
  • Ability to perform Quantity Surveys on Steelwork confidently
  • Reading Engineers drawings involving steel
  • Full understanding of all NEC and other contracts and full workings
  • Ability to undertake take off from drawings
  • Experience of tendering

This exciting opportunity Is suitable for candidates who are organised, structured, and capable of meeting deadlines as well as overcoming challenges. Although predominantly office based, travelling to sites will be required. Commutable from Nottingham, Derby, Loughborough, Burton on Trent.

 

A Senior Contracts Manager is required to join a continually growing, reputable Structural Steel company on a permanent basis. With an ability to see a project through from start to finish, the suitable Candidate will be responsible for managing all contracts for which they are responsible; negotiating sub-contract orders, monitoring sub-contracted work, as well as, start to finish project planning, costing and performing site visits and quantity surveys.

Benefits for the Contracts Manager:

  • Company phone
  • Company laptop
  • Permanent position
  • Autonomy over workload
  • A negotiable salary

Essential Skills of the Contracts Manager:

  • Project / Contract managing experience > 5 years
  • Engineering background in Rail
  • Experience working with Structural steel
  • An ability to understand complex contracts
  • IT literate
  • Ability to perform Quantity Surveys on Steelwork confidently
  • Reading Engineer drawings involving steel
  • Full understanding of Network Rail rules & procedures
  • Full UK Driving license
  • Subcontractors experience would be advantageous

This exciting opportunity Is suitable for candidates who are organised, structured, and capable of meeting deadlines as well as overcoming challenges. Although predominantly office based, travelling to sites will be required. Commutable from Nottingham, Derby, Loughborough, Burton on Trent. Apply Today or contact Sacha on 01213214311 for more information.

 

A global organisation are now in a position to be looking for an Environmental Health and Safety Officer.  They deliver high quality solutions and innovation, and they continue to build on developing products and brands in each product segment, making them one of the fastest growing diversifying companies in their market sector. 

They business first started in existence over 100 years ago and continue to move from strength to strength.  

As the Environmental Health and Safety Officer, you will be handed responsibility for the development and effective implementation of all Health Safety and Environmental policies and procedures throughout the plant. You will also be given facilities management responsibility.

DUTIES

  • Ensure legal and contractual compliance of all HS&E requirements
  • Ensure ISO 14001 compliance
  • Conduct internal and external audits to ensure compliance to ISO 14001
  • Develop and implement a plan to enhance compliance, performance and services
  • REACH – Administration of supplier information and upkeep of REACH database
  • Develop the organisation’s safety management systems and Health and Safety policies
  • Assist with risk assessments
  • Record results of Health and Safety risks
  • Submit RIDDOR reports
  • Report to relevant committee in relation to accidents and incidents
  • Update Fire Risk assessments
  • Deliver training
  • Management of Plant facility records (PPM system)
  • Management of company’s site facilities, control contractors, waste management and servicing

REQUIREMENTS

  • NEBOSH / IOSH General Certificate
  • To have gained your experience from preferably manufacturing
  • ISO 9001 and / or  ISO 13485 awareness
  • Member of Environmental body such as IEMA
  • Internal and external auditing experience
  • Contractor management negotiations
  • A superb communicator
  • Proactive, hands-on approach

BENEFITS

  • £40,000
  • Superb working environment
  • Unique manufacturing products
  • Consistently busy, offering long-term stability
  • Excellent Pension and Holidays

The role is commutable from Worcester, Redditch, Leamington Spa, Cheltenham and Kidderminster

We are in a position to progress your application immediately & interviews are looking to be completed ASAP

Probe Technical Recruitment, Manufacturing & Production Recruitment Specialists since 1994

 

Based in the Birmingham area, the organisation supply into a wide range of industries across the whole of the UK, delivering high quality and fabrication at the best possible prices.  Huge investment has gone into this facility, to ensure that they can guarantee quality throughout the entire project.

They have been established for many years, working with all different types of industries, such as offshore oil and gas, renewable energy, nuclear and aerospace.  This is a growing business, offering plenty of growth and stability.

DUTIES

  • Set and Operate CNC Milling Machines
  • Supporting the Section Leader with Work order scheduling and job priority progression
  • Improving the efficiency of operations
  • Active participation in continuous improvement activities

REQIUREMENTS:

  • Experience with Setting and Operating CNC Milling machines
  • Any programming skills would be highly advantageous
  • Fanuc controls

BENEFITS:

  • £12 / £16 Per Hour
  • Pension
  • Days
  • Immediate Start

This would suit someone who is looking to settle into a permanent role.

Probe Technical Recruitment, Manufacturing & Production Recruitment Specialists since 1994

 

An organisation that has a proud history of manufacturing high quality products is currently seeking a Manufacturing Planning Manager to oversee the planning and procurement of projects, to ensure a fast-moving manufacturing environment can function effectively. 

The company are seeing continued growth throughout 2020 and are looking to expand their operation in 2021, so a leader is required to manage a small team of individuals to ensure the buying and planning activities run smoothly.

Planning Managers Duties:

  • Manage Day-to-Day activities of a fast-paced environment by giving direction to team members
  • Strive to implement Continuous Improvement processes 
  • Manage all buying, stock control and spend & pricing functions 
  • Be creative in development new methods that overcome daily issues and problems 
  • Good relationship building methods with internal and external parties 
  • Monitor production in-line with incoming stock levels 
  • Reduce the holding of stock (JIT) 
  • Control Materials and Stock from multi sites 
  • Plan and adapt to future production trends 
  • Liaise with all senior management and sales teams on a regular basis 
  • Ensure production release and build dates are planned for to reduce issues 
  • Manage the order and purchasing systems to maintain smooth delivery and timing 
  • Develop and built internal MRP Systems  
  • Controls logistics and production build control 

This is great opportunity for an experienced Production Planner to join a friendly, but fast paced manufacturing environment that will offer autonomy and responsibility for delivery and the management of processes.

Candidates applying for this position should have at least 5 years recent experience of Production Planning with exposure to purchasing duties. They should have also worked in a fast-paced manufacturing environment where materials and stock are changing and being replenished on a frequent basis.

Good communication and presentation skills are a must 

A formal qualification in manufacturing, engineering or planning would also be desired.

The company will offer a good salary package, pension, 25 Days Holidays and a regular day (Mon- Fri) working pattern. 

This could be a great opportunity for someone who has previously worked in either Consumer Goods, Automotive (Interior / Exterior Trim), Aerospace (Cabin / Seating), Marine or Commercial Vehicle (Interiors) 

Commutable from: Birmingham, Droitwich, Cannock, Redditch, Solihull, Stourbridge, Worcester, Wolverhampton, 

Probe Technical Recruitment, Manufacturing & Production Recruitment Specialists since 1994

 

A leading plastics manufacturing business is currently on the look out for a Sales Support and Customer Service Representative to join their team. This is a brand new position which has come about due to an increase in trade over the past 6 months. The role is based at the company’s custom-built facility in Derbyshire.

The company turnover in excess of £18m annually and have saw their order book grow throughout 2020 due to serving a range of industries which are currently performing extremely well including DIY and leisure. 

The company will offer the successful Sales Support & Customer Service Rep a salary of up to £20,000, a discretionary Christmas bonus and growth & progression opportunities.

DUTIES:

  • Manage daily communications with customers
  • Use initiative to effectively manage customer orders
  • Liaise with internal departments to ensure orders remain on track and keep the customer updated throughout
  • Assist the sales team with after sales support
  • Delivering high levels of customer service

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Experience in a similar role
  • Experience of the manufacturing industry, plastics would be ideal but not essential
  • Customer service skills

Probe Technical Recruitment, Sales Engineering Recruitment Specialists since 1994

 

A leading plastics manufacturing business is currently on the look out for a Manager to look after their Sales Process and Customer Service Team. The Sales Process and Customer Service Manager will be responsible for leading a team of Sales Process and Customer Service Advisors at their purpose-built location in Derbyshire. 

The company turnover in excess of £18m annually and have saw their order book grow throughout 2020 due to serving a range of industries which are currently performing extremely well including DIY and leisure. 

BENEFITS:

The company will offer the Sales Process & Customer Service Manager a fantastic salary of up to £30,000, a discretionary Christmas bonus, excellent progression opportunities and the opportunity to upskill a team.

DUTIES:

  • Leading a team of three Sales Process & Customer Service Advisors
  • Upskilling and driving the team forward with education around processes and systems
  • Ensuring the team is effectively communicating with customers
  • Ensuring the team is liaising with all internal departments in order to manage orders and keep customers updated
  • Ensuring the customer processes are followed by the team
  • Maintaining good record keeping
  • Produce and provide reports to the sales team and senior leadership team

REQUIREMENTS:

  • At least 5 years’ of experience in a similar Sales Office role
  • Previous experience in a team lead or management role
  • Experience of driving culture change and delivering mentoring would be highly advantageous but is not essential providing you have the skills and personality to effect change
  • Previous experience of working in, and able to demonstrate an understanding of, a manufacturing environment
  • Plastics experience would be beneficial but not essential

Probe Technical Recruitment, Sales Engineering Recruitment Specialists since 1994

 

This is a technology-focused company, specializing in control system design, install and commissioning.

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

The Role

They are now looking to strengthen and reinforce the team, with an experienced Electrical Design Engineer, ideally suited to someone looking for the next challenge in their career. The right candidate will take ownership of the electrical design for the ongoing development of new and existing systems. 

On a day to day basis, perform electrical design activities associated with the delivery of projects, to end users and partners, from project launch to handover on site.

Key Responsibilities (but not limited to)

  • Interpret design input information to produce electrical control panel/ system designs based on the current ISO, EN, and BS standards
  • Production of all associated documentation including, but not limited to, design calculations, design/safety specifications, operation and maintenance manuals, installation designs and drawing.
  • Design & production of electrical layouts & schematic drawings using appropriate CAD tools
  • Ongoing management of Bill of Materials to support project and spares procurement
  • Preparation and ongoing management of manufacturing documentation and technical files and participate in design reviews, new project meetings and customer-facing meetings, providing technical support to other departments, as required
  • Operate in accordance to the company’s ISO 9001 policy

Person Specification

This is a rewarding position, offering the successful candidate an opportunity to be part of a highly professional team looking to innovate and drive performance.

The successful candidate will have / be:

  • Ideally educated to Degree level, or a minimum of HNC/HND in Electrical Engineering 
  • Prior experience working in a similar role, including electrical design and commissioning would be highly advantageous 
  • Familiar with 415v motor drive systems, soft starts, and inverter drives and familiar with 24v DC motor drive systems would be useful
  • Previous use of AutoCAD (EPLAN highly advantageous)
  • Working knowledge of relevant standards governing the controls automation industry

Hours and Benefits:

  • £35,000 - £45,000 dependant on experience
  • Flexi time working, 37.5 hours per week
  • Health insurance
  • Employer pension contribution
  • Performance based bonus

Commutable From: Burton Upon Trent, Loughborough, Nottingham, Mansfield, Chesterfield.

Probe Technical Recruitment, R&D Recruitment Specialists since 1994