Job Description

We are seeking to recruit a proven Maintenance Electrician (Shift Engineer) to join a busy manufacturing plant within the Maintenance and Production team to support the operation. As a Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer you will be expected to respond to call-outs due to the 24/7 nature of the business 1 week of the month, as well as work some weekends as overtime all paid extra.

You must be qualified Electrically i.e., NVQ/ Apprenticeship / City & Guilds and would be beneficial with 17th / 18th Edition and hold experience as a Maintenance Electrician or Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer, we would be interested in talking to Maintenance Engineers as well. You must have a Maintenance ability having gained your experience of supporting plant within a FMCG environment such as Food or Packaging or a similar environment. 

Maintenance Electrician Benefits:

  • £41,000 (Including Call Out Rate)
  • Paid Overtime
  • Pension up to 10%
  • 25 days Holidays

Maintenance Electrician Duties Include:

  • To maintain a proactive approach to safety, quality, and hygiene to ensure standards are maintained and improved.
  • To maximise the uptime of production machinery and to assist in meeting the agreed production plan for the shift. 
  • To manage day-to-day routines, assisting operators in maximizing uptime of production machinery. Ensure the development of operators to carry out routine electrical tasks as detailed in the Operator Skills module, thereby contributing to the overall success of the plant as a Maintenance Electrician.
  • To liaise with the Engineering Co-Ordinator and other Engineers to ensure that breakdown and planned maintenance is carried out as agreed and downtime is minimised.
  • To carry out job and shift handovers as required, ensuring relevant information is passed on.
  • To provide 24-hour, 7 days cover as required to support the site operation.

This role of Maintenance Electrician is commutable from: Bishop Stortford, Harlow, Chelmsford, Braintree and Cheshunt 

Probe Technical Recruitment, a Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Specialists since 1994



We are recruiting an exciting opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer to join a busy process company on a mix of Morning, Day, and Late shift between the hours of 6.30am-8pm, 39-hour week.  As a Maintenance Engineer within a team you will be required to provide effective Maintenance, repair and servicing of plant building and equipment. 

Along with a salary of up to £37,000 the company offer 22+8 days holiday with an increase to 25 with service, a company pension with Aviva after 2 years with the company and free parking. The company require an ONC/ City & Guilds/ NVQ or Apprenticeship in either Mechanical or Electrical Engineer with Multi-Skilled ability.

Duties for Maintenance Engineer:

  • To attend all Mechanical, Electrical, Plant and Building problems
  • To carry out reasonable requests made by management 
  • To undertake a programme of planned preventative maintenance ensuring optimum use and minimum downtime 
  • To keep accurate records where required 

The role of Maintenance Engineer is commutable from Cambridge, St Neots, Welwyn Garden City and Luton 

Probe Technical Recruitment, Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Specialists since 1994


Maintenance Electrician Role Benefits:

  • £28,000 - £30,000 salary, depending on experience working Monday to Friday 
  • Holiday and pension.

Maintenance Electrician Role Description

  • In the role of Maintenance Electrician, you will be carrying out reactive and preventative Electrical maintenance on plant and equipment including CNC machinery.
  • You will also be involved in continuous improvements and PPMs.
  • You will be joining an existing team working rotating 6am – 2pm and 2pm – 10pm shifts Monday – Friday 

Maintenance Electrician Skills and Qualifications

  • To be considered for the role of Maintenance Electrician you will need to hold an Electrical Engineering qualification and will ideally be apprentice trained. You will also ideally hold 17th or 18th Edition wiring regulations.
  • This position requires you to have experience of Electrical Maintenance in a manufacturing or production environment and you will ideally have experience of fault finding on PLC controls. Experience of CNC machinery would also be of benefit.
  • I would be keen to talk with Engineers who hold previous experience within similar roles such as Electrical Engineers or Multi skilled Maintenance Engineers who hold an Electrical bias.

In return you will joining a very successful organisation who have not been impacted by Covid at their clean manufacturing site just outside of Wolverhampton. 

This Maintenance Electrician position is commutable from: Telford, Wolverhampton, Shrewsbury, Cannock and surrounding areas. 

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


This is an opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Engineer to join a successful and progressive company at their site in Whitchurch, Shropshire to undertake daily reactive and preventative maintenance on plant machinery and equipment in this automated warehouse and logistics environment.

Maintenance Engineer Role Benefits:

  • £22,437 basic salary + £4,000 shift allowance
  • 20 shift days holiday
  • Company pension + sick pay 

Maintenance Engineer Role Description

  • In this role you will be carrying out mechanical and electrical planned, preventative, and reactive maintenance across the site.
  • You will be joining an existing Maintenance Team and will be following a DAYS 4on/4off shift pattern over a 7 day rota working 12 hour shifts 6am – 6pm.
  • You will also be required to take part in an out of hours on call rota following your probation period. Additional payments will apply for this should you be called out.
  • This is an integral role to ensure minimal downtime and reduced engineering costs.

Maintenance Engineer Skills and Qualifications

  • Successful candidates will ideally hold a timeserved Apprenticeship and will have both mechanical and electrical engineering aptitude, supported by qualifications. 17th or 18th Edition wiring regulations would also be of benefit, but not essential.
  • I would be keen to hear from Maintenance Engineers, Technicians, or Maintenance Electricians who have experience supporting plant machinery within either Logistics/Distribution or food production settings.
  • If you hold good communication skills, are flexible, able to work independently, and are keen to contribute to the development plans of this growing organisation then we would love to hear from you!

This Maintenance Engineer position is commutable from: Stoke on Trent, Crewe, Telford, Shrewsbury, Wrexham and surrounding areas.

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


We are a well-respected employer within the manufacturing sector and are seeking to recruit proven Contract Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician to support our maintenance team.

This assignment falls INSIDE IR35 so the new regulations apply, therefore we can only engage you via an FCSA approved umbrella service provider. 

Duties of a Contract Maintenance Technician    

As a proven Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer 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 fast paced manufacturing, process or production environment. 

Requirements of a Contract Maintenance Technician    

Ideally you will be apprentice trained but must be qualified either Electrically or Mechanically and have some understanding of Plc Controls but must be multi skilled in your abilities. Having gained your Maintenance experience from supporting plant and equipment within a fast paced manufacturing, process or production environment. 

The Contract Maintenance Technician role is commutable from Sutton Coldfield, Lichfield, Coleshill and Atherstone. 

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


This is a great opportunity for an experienced Piling Design & Estimating Engineer with a leading UK business. The business has multiple sites, a 76 million turnover with aspirations of pushing on further. This is a permanent full-time work from home role, with a couple of visits to the South East office per month, so the incumbent can be based any where within reason.

Piling Design Engieer Benefits:

  • Full time homeworking
  • £50,000 salary plus car allowance or company vehicle
  • 33 days holiday
  • Share scheme
  • Discretionary bonus
  • 6% employer pension
  • Life cover

This senior Piling Design role is pivotal in the development of the South East Regional Office within the piling discipline. Substantial experience will be gained in CFA, CHD, Tubular Steel and Precast driven piles for a market leading specialist renowned for innovation and development.

  • Reporting to the Area Manager, you will cover all aspects of the regional piling work winning activities with a certain level of autonomy (depending on experience), in respect of pile design and technical sales including CFA, CHD, Tubular Steel and Precast Driven. Some overlap may occur with the Mini piling team in respect of technical support and sales, and liaison with other regions will be required in terms of sales intelligence, pricing levels and R and D.
  • This role offers much diversity in terms of work activities from design, through estimating, technical sales and then follow up, in a demanding yet extremely challenging environment working for a highly regarded specialist.
  • Piling Design will include bearing piles, tension piles laterally loaded piles and retaining walls. Design includes both tender and contract design and site redesign as required.
  • The individual will manage all incoming piling enquiries, including assessment of opportunities and allocation of tenders/designs and includes estimating, tendering and client interaction / negotiation to the point where orders are secured, and provide ongoing support throughout the life of a project if required.
  • There will be some work providing support dealing with site issues as and when these arise. This includes contract redesigns, rectification of design issues and liaising with external approving authorities and Engineers if required.
  • Reporting to the Area Manager the role should provide effective control of the Technical and Estimating element of the discipline ensuring compliance with the company management system and business strategy.

Piling Design Engieer Person Specification:

  • You will preferably be a Chartered Civil Engineer
  • Client is looking for proven Piling Design experience, CFA and retaining walls
  • You will be a solid, well experienced Piling Design Engineer. If required, the estimating side can be taught
  • Flexibility, attending the South East office a couple of times per month

Probe Technical Recruitment, a Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Specialists since 1994