Job Description

MANUFACTURING ENGINEER

An urgent requirement for a MANUFACTURING ENGINEER on a fixed term 6-month contract has become available.  

This would be a wonderful opportunity to be part of a large International Manufacturing organisation, who are experiencing a steep upturn in their business, which is great news!

There is huge investment going into this site and a role of a MANUFACTURING ENGINEER has become available for an immediate start.

The main purpose of the role of MANUFACTURING ENGINEER, would be to provide support to Production and verifying methods.

This Manufacturing Engineer role is commutable from: Manchester, Stockport, Oldham, Bolton, Leigh, and Denton

BENEFITS OF A MANUFACTURING ENGINEER

  • £36,000
  • Early finish Friday
  • You will be joining a highly prestigious precision engineering 
  • Very busy, friendly organisation
  • Superb genuine progression available 
  • Chance to make a great impact with relocation project

DUTIES OF MANUFACTURING ENGINEER

  • Provide support for Commercial, Technical and Production functions
  • Produce shop floor documentation for new or modified jobs
  • CNC Programming 
  • Prove out CNC programs
  • Design and produce part and tooling models using Delcam Powershape CAD package
  • Provide assistance with CNC Programs
  • Identification for areas of improvements to cycle times and cost reductions

REQUIREMENTS OF MANUFACTURING ENGINEER

  • It would be highly beneficial for you to have experience of Powermill and Powershape 
  • All CNC experience is considered
  • All controls experience will be considered, though it would be advantageous for you to have knowledge of FANUC / MAZATOL
  • To have completed an Apprenticeship
  • 3,4 & 5 axis milling machines
  • CMM Knowledge would be helpful though not essential
  • PC-DIMIS programming experience would be the cherry on the cake, but again, not essential
  • To be able to work from engineering drawings

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

SIMILAR JOBS

 

MANUFACTURING ENGINEER

An exceptional opportunity has been created due to continuing expansion for a MANUFACTURING ENGINEER.

This is a fascinating manufacturing facility, supplying into a wide range of different industry sectors, but predominantly, into precision engineering.

As the Manufacturing Engineer, you will be reporting into the Technical Manager, and you will be a key member of the team, focusing on major OEM customer requirements

This Manufacturing Engineer role is commutable from Preston, Skelmersdale, Leigh, Warrington, Wigan, Liverpool, St Helen’s, Blackburn, and Bolton

BENEFITS OF MANUFACTURING ENGINEER

  • £36,000
  • Work - Place Pension
  • Early finish Friday
  • You will be joining a highly prestigious precision engineering 
  • Very busy, friendly organisation
  • Superb genuine progression available 

DUTIES OF MANUFACTURING ENGINEER

  • Conduct capability studies and provide analysis of results
  • Carry out audits to automotive standards
  • Root cause analysis and implementation of corrective actions
  • Problem-solving in Quality
  • PPAP’s
  • Support and coordinate the management of quality problems
  • Prepare documentation
  • Champion continuous improvements
  • Use of CMM

REQUIREMENTS OF MANUFACTURING ENGINEER

  • You may be a Quality Engineer, looking to expand your role to include Manufacturing Engineering or you may be a Manufacturing Engineer, looking for more involvement in Quality
  • This is a high precision engineering organisation, and your experience should be relevant to manufacturing
  • To have the ability to close complex or minor quality issues
  • Data driven 
  • This would suit a customer facing sort of personality
  • Any CMM experience would be beneficial though not essential

There is plenty of scope within this role if you are an ambitious Engineer.

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

 

CNC TURNER

We are currently recruiting for a international organisation based in Manchester in their search for CNC Turner to join their already established team. 

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

Benefits on offer to the CNC Turner

  • Salary: £31,000 
  • Great Pension 
  • 25+8days holiday 
  • Life Assurance 
  • Health care 
  • Company Bonus 
  • Working Double Days Role / Morning & Afternoons 

Ideally the CNC Turner will have the following: 

  • 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 
  • 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 

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

 

CNC TEAM LEADER - HANDS ON

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 an 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 an 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

 

FITTER

We are seeking to recruit a proven Fitter to join an advanced manufacturing plant within the Maintenance and Production team.

As a Fitter you must be able to assemble complete machines and sub-assemblies to customer specifications, and to test completed equipment.

Along with sociable working hours of Monday to Thursday 07:30 to 16:00 with 30-minute unpaid lunch break and Friday 07:30 -12:30

Fitter Salary and Benefits:

  • £31,600
  • Life Assurance at 3x annual salary
  • Auto enrolled into pension from first day of employment - minimum of 5%. Company will match your contribution up to 6% (you can put more in than 6%).
  • 183 hours holiday entitlement. In addition, the Company gives 3 days between Christmas and New Year, and the normal 8 public holidays. Holiday year runs from 1 April to 31 March.
  • Private Health Care

For this role you must have completed a recognised engineering apprenticeship. Other applicants who are willing to complete appropriate training will be considered for the Fitters role. 

:Some duties for the Fitter role may include

  • To assemble kit of parts using drawings and internal paperwork system (Epicor)
  • To install pneumatic and hydraulic pipework
  • To assist with testing of finished equipment and to complete test records
  • To operate portable hand tools for drilling, grinding and sanding etc.
  • To lift components and assemblies using slings and pendant crane in a safe and protective manner, training will be given
  • To work within planned times for jobs, and to feedback deviations when necessary

This Fitter role is commutable from Peterborough, Spalding, Stamford and Ely.

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

 

PLANNER / SCHEDULER

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Planner / Scheduler / Production Controller, to work with a leading manufacturer of advanced process technology, who have a rich, well-established background. They have sites here in the UK and overseas

The company's strength lies in its process expertise, engineering excellence and the ability to fully support customers worldwide. The service is complete - from design through installation and commissioning to lifetime support.

This opportunity is due to continued growth within the business. 

Pay, Hours and Benefits

  • £22,000 - £25,000, dependent on experience
  • Monday to Thursday, 7:30am – 4pm, 12:30ppm finish on Friday’s
  • 30 days holiday (inc statutory) plus an additional three days at Christmas
  • Life Assurance, Healthy pension, Company and Private Healthcare Scheme

Commutable From: Corby, Wisbech, Spalding, Stamford, Peterborough

Planner / Scheduler Role Overview

  • Reporting to the Production Control Manager, the Planner / Scheduler will process requisitions for manufactured and bought out parts for Capital Projects, Spares orders and Customer Service contracts.
  • Case Entries/DMRs through the business – as and when required.
  • MRP suggestions for manufactured parts.
  • Provide support and production planning information to internal customers.
  • To carry out system housekeeping tasks to maintain data accuracy.

Planner / Scheduler Candidate Specification

  • MRP scheduling experience would be preferred but is not essential.
  • Attention to detail and an analytical approach to work.
  • Good IT skills; Excel knowledge to help in assessment/review of data.
  • Solid communicator and able to work as part of a team.
  • Able to prioritise work in line with schedule requirements.
  • Willing to learn and be part of continued process improvement.

Planner / Scheduler Key Responsibilities

  • Load Drawing Office Release lists into the business system and schedule accordingly.
  • Liaise with Manufacturing, Drawing Office and Purchasing in the processing of Case Entries and Defective Material Requirements.
  • Update the Master Schedule system.
  • Process stock requirements generated via MRP, along with processing Spares, Customer Service contracts and Capital Project requirements.
  • Monitor the schedule, assess load levelling and batching opportunities to aid timely manufacture.
  • Attend production scheduling meetings. Prepare Job paperwork, to support shop floor requirements.
  • Perform daily/weekly/monthly system housekeeping tasks.
  • To highlight to relevant areas in the business where there are any potential problems and assist in resolving the issues where possible.

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

 

RELIABILITY ENGINEER

Do you have a background in supporting Engine, Powertrain, or Driveline DFM / NPI projects?

We are working with a successful small specialist company that have already secured business and orders from their customers up to 2030 and beyond. 

They have a proud history of providing their products to a wide range of global customers and have become a recognised brand for quality, reliability and performance in their specialist field.

Based in the company’s South Staffordshire site a Reliability Engineer is now required to support the Design Team in the successful delivery of concept and bespoke projects to the point of manufacturing. Ensuring that all the required Design and Quality standards are adhered too, and all correct documentation has been completed and checked before release. 

Reliability Engineer Package: 

  • £40,000 
  • 33 Days Holidays 
  • Pension 
  • Medical Cover 
  • Life Assurance
  • 37.5 Hrs Per Week
  • Free Parking 
  • Flexible working times 
  • Mid-Day Finish Fridays 

Reliability Engineer Duties: 

The Engineer will generally work autonomously on a Day-to-Day basis, but support will be in the department and at Senior Management level when required. 

The position will wear a number of hats and will support projects through the design and test phases, into production and then pick up post delivered product issues and faults from customers, when they arise. 

Working closely with the Design Team and Quality Department the role will perform the following daily duties:

  • Checking Engineering Drawings (Solidworks) 
  • Ensure Designs meet the required standards
  • Create Production Design / Process FMECA Reports 
  • Run Analysis Meetings
  • Be involved in Process Change Exercises 
  • Evidence / Data gathering reports 
  • Liaise will all Engineering, Suppliers and Customers 
  • Be the initial point of contact (Customer) 
  • Assessing the suitability of inspection methods 
  • Work closely with the company’s Quality Manager 
  • Understand Design / Production techniques 
  • Ensure design projects are correct, with the right dimensions and geometric tolerances
  • Be the point of contact for all product return issues. 
  • Working through and managing their own workloads and conducting various tasks, the right person will need to be able to communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders. 

Reliability Requirements 

  • 5 Years+ experience of being in a Design Checking and Documentation type of role 
  • Good exposure of managing reliability reports and exercises 
  • A good working knowledge of products related to Engine, Powertrain, Moving Machinery or Driveline. 
  • Ideally a background in design and developing niche and bespoke products from concept through to final delivery.
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • A formal qualification in engineering 

This is a great opportunity to join a friendly and busy working environment, where many of the staff have remained with the company for 10+ years. 

Please note that unfortunately this role is only open to applicants who are already eligible to live and work in the UK.

Commutable from Worcester, Birmingham, Derby, Lichfield, West Bromwich, Wolverhampton, Coventry, Stafford, Stone

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

 

MAINTENANCE ELECTRICIAN

This is an exceptional opportunity for an Electrical biased maintenance engineer to join a leading organisation based in the Lancashire Area. An exceptional opportunity to join a company who design and manufacture. 

The Maintenance Electrician position is commutable from the following locations: Blackpool / Bolton / Preston / Burnley / Blackburn 

The Maintenance electrician will be required to work the following shift: Days – Monday to Friday 8am till 5pm 

Benefits the Maintenance electrician will receive: 

  • Salary: £38,000 - £39,000 
  • 34days holiday 
  • Health care 
  • Great Pension 
  • Onsite parking 

Duties and requirements the Maintenance electrician will hold and be responsible for: 

  • Strong fault-finding abilities on Mitsubishi PLC’s 
  • Experience within a blow moulding environment.  
  • Experience with: AC Inverters and DC Drives / Single and 3 Phase systems. 
  • Confident with both Hydraulics & Pneumatics / Bearings / Fluid systems / Steam systems / Press Machinery / Conveyor systems  
  • Must hold strong Electrical and Electronic abilities 
  •  We are looking for an Apprentice trained engineer 
  • Holding a ONC / City & Guilds Level 3 in electrical engineering 
  • Also holding their 18th IEE Wiring regulations. 
  • Flexibility is key as there will also be a call-out Rota in place – rotating Weekly

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

 

MAINTENANCE ELECTRICIAN

This is an exceptional opportunity for a multi-skilled maintenance engineer who holds a 60/40 Split Electrically biased, an opportunity to join a Global manufacturing organisation based in the Manchester Area, not only an opportunity to join a leading organisation but to also join an already established friendly maintenance team. 

The Maintenance Electrician position is commutable from the following locations: Salford / Stretford / Ashton-Under-Lyne / Denton / Hyde / Manchester 

The Maintenance Electrician will be required to work the following shift: Double Days – 6am till 2:30pm / 1:30pm till 10pm – working 40 hours.  

Benefits the Maintenance Electrician will receive: 

  • Salary: £36,000
  • 33 days holiday 
  • Health Care 
  • Great Pension 
  • Onsite Parking 

Duties and requirements the Maintenance Electrician will hold and be responsible for: 

  • Strong fault-finding abilities with Allen Bradley & Siemens S7 PLC’s 
  • Experience with: Motors and Drives / Inverters / Single and 3 Phase systems. 
  • Confident with both Hydraulics & Pneumatics / Bearings / Fluid systems / Steam systems / Press Machinery / Conveyor systems  
  • Experienced with Motor testing. 
  • We are ideally looking for the individual to hold a 60/40 Split – electrically biased. 
  • Welding and machining experience would be at an advantage. 
  • Previous experience within a Textiles / Manufacturing environment. 
  • We are looking for an Apprentice trained engineer 
  • Holding a ONC / City & Guilds Level 3 in electrical engineering 
  • Also holding their 18th IEE Wiring regulations. 
  • Flexibility is key as there will also be a call-out Rota in place – rotating Weekly.

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

 

TECHNICAL SALES ENGINEER

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who has a Technical background working with Sprinklers.

  • Starting Salary - £35,000 + £55,000
  • Hybrid Working 
  • Company Performance Bonus
  • Company Subsidised Pension
  • Private Medical Insurance 
  • Free onsite parking 

If you have previous experience as a Technical Sales Engineer, Projects Manager, Quantity Surveyor, or Estimator then this position could be for you. 

SALES ENGINEER DUTIES:

  • Must have a strong Technical knowledge of Sprinklers 
  • Construction & AutoCAD knowledge
  • Sound written and oral communication, interpersonal and customer service skills, and the capacity to deal confidently and courteously with people at all levels

SALES ENGINEER REQUIREMENTS:

  • High level of computer literacy, with specific requirements for Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Understanding of BSEN 12845, BS9251, NFPA, FM global standards
  • Competency with FHC or other hydraulic calculation packages
  • Happy to travel to different parts of the UK at times 

This is an exciting role and suitable for someone who has previously worked as a Technical Sales Engineer, Business Development Manager, Sales Manager, Project Manager, Estimator or Quantity Surveyor in the Sprinkler Industry.

This role is commutable from: Bury, Manchester, Rochdale, Huddersfield, Blackburn, Leeds, Sheffield, Macclesfield, Bradford, Bolton, Wigan

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Sales Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994