Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer – Electrically biased to join a organisation based in the Bolton Area. This opportunity is to join a leading manufacturing organisation, the right individual will join an already established maintenance team. 

The Maintenance electrician position is commutable from the following locations: Blackburn / Bolton / Wigan / Rochdale 

Benefits the Maintenance electrician will receive: 

  • £36,000 
  • Pension 
  • 25+8 days holiday
  • Overtime available
  • Double Days shift: Days – 6am till 2pm / Afternoon 2pm till 10pm. 

Duties and requirements the maintenance electrician will hold: 

  • Injection moulding / Blow moulding experience is key to this role. 
  • Previous experience within a Manufacturing / Injection moulding / Blow moulding environment. 
  • PLC Knowledge would be at an advantage – fault finding abilities 
  • Complete all PPM on site 
  • Site maintenance of Electrical and mechanical equipment 
  • Respond to breakdowns in a timely manner 
  • Must be able to read electrical drawings 
  • Holding experience with Plastic / Blow moulding machinery – This is a must. 
  • Experience with: Hydraulics & Pneumatics / PLC Controls / Motors and Drives. 
  • Ideally the maintenance electrician will be Apprentice trained / holding a HNC / City & Guilds in Electrical engineering 
  • Holding a Minimum of 4 years experience within a similar role. 
  • Driven and motivated – able to working within a team / own device.

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




Are you a Maintenance Electrician actively seeking a new opportunity? Are you looking for a company who can offer stability – then this might just be the role for you!

We are currently assisting a Manufacturing organisation based in the Lancashire Area who are actively recruiting for X2 Maintenance Electrician. They already have a well-established maintenance team on site and due to production and high demands they continue to grow. This is an opportunity for a Driven individual who also like to take on Overtime as there is plenty going on site.  

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

Benefits the Maintenance Electrician will receive: 

  • Shifts - 2 Days – 2 Nights – 7am till 7pm / 7pm till 7am
  • £41.224
  • Generous holiday
  • Life Insurance
  • 10% Pension scheme
  • Overtime, Plenty on offer
  • Canteen serving Hot food 

Experience and Duties the Maintenance Electrician  

  • To be Multi-skilled – electrically biased – holding roughly a 70/30split
  • To Complete all PPM for the site 
  • Site Maintenance of Electrical and mechanical equipment  
  • Respond to Breakdowns in a timely manner 
  • Experience with both Electrical and mechanical parts 
  • Able to read Electrical drawings 
  • Experience with the following: Hydraulics & Pneumatics / PLC systems / Shredders and Granulators / Single and 3 Phase systems / Temp Controllers and pressure controllers 
  • Fault-finding abilities on PLC’s – Siemens preferably 
  • Must be Apprentice trained holding a formal qualification in Electrical engineering HNC / City & Guilds 
  • Minimum of 5 years-experience 
  • Hold great attention to details / be highly motivated / keen to join a busy organisation / Also keen to take on Overtime.

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



We have a Fantastic 3-Day Shift opportunity for a Maintenance Electrician seeking a opportunity to join a Leading Manufacturing organisation based in Lancashire. 

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

Benefits the Maintenance Electrician will receive: 

  • £48,000 
  • Great Pension 
  • 32 days holiday 
  • Free Gym on site 
  • Sick-Pay 
  • Overtime 
  • Parking / On site canteen 

Shift the Maintenance Electrician will be required to work: Weekend – Friday & Saturday 6am till 7pm and Sunday 6am till 6pm 

Responsibilities and requirements the Maintenance Electrician will have: 

  • Previous and Proven experience within a Foundry or CNC Environment 
  • Strong electrical fault-finding abilities. 
  • Proven experience with PLC’s – Siemens & Allen Bradley / AC Drives and Servo drives 
  • Experience with: Hydraulics & Pneumatics / CNC Controls and Conventional machines 
  • Experience with Robotics 
  • Experience with Planned and Preventive maintenance 
  • Ideally we are looking for a Mult-Skilled engineer – Electrically biased with a slight mechanical ability. 
  • We are looking for an Apprentice trained Maintenance Electrician 
  • Holding a City & Guilds Level 3 in electrical engineering / NVQ Level 3 in Electrical engineering 
  • Flexibility is key to the role – Happy to work Weekend.

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



I am currently working for a leading Manufacturing organisation based in Lancashire, we are assisting this organisation in their search for a Multi-Skilled maintenance engineer – Mechanical biased to join their already established maintenance team. This is an opportunity for a Driven individual who hold great attention to detail. 

Benefits the Maintenance Engineer will receive:

  • £47,000
  • 8% Pension
  • Christmas Bonus
  • Overtime
  • 20+8days holiday 

Shift the Maintenance engineer will be required to work: 

Rotating Days and Nights – Working 1 month of Days – 8am till 4:30pm / Then working 1 month on Nights 4:30pm till 3am 

Required skill set the Maintenance engineer will hold: 

  • We are currently looking for a multi-Skilled maintenance engineer who is mechanically trained – ideally, we are looking for this individual to hold a 70/30 Split. 
  • Must hold proven experience with Hydraulics & Pneumatics 
  • Welding and fabrication skills – ARC & STOCK – This is essential. 
  • Basic Electrical abilities would be at an advantage. 
  • Experience with: Gearboxes / Conveyor systems / Rollers / Basic electrical abilities would be at an advantage. 
  • Attention to detail / Confident and driven 
  • Apprentice trained holding a City & Guilds / NVQ Level 3 in Mechanical engineer. 
  • Previous experience within Packaging or manufacturing environments.

This Maintenance Engineer role is commutable from: Blackpool / Blackburn / Burnley / Bolton

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



I have a huge opportunity for a Service Manager to join a global carbon company based near Tamworth. My clients are market leaders in plastic delivery / ancillary equipment.  

As a Service Manger you will oversee the service engineering team as well as the day-today running of the technical department. This is a customer facing role so good communication skills are essential. 

Service Manager Role Benefits:

  • Salary £40,000 - £50,0000 (DOE). 
  • Life Assurance. 
  • Private Health Care. 
  • Generous Company Pension Scheme. 
  • Occasional Hybrid Working. 
  • 25 Days holiday plus BH. 
  • Early Finish Friday. 

Service Manager Duties:

  • Conduct personnel reviews, personal development plans, and other reports on staff you are responsible for.
  • Manage and support engineers job schedule efficiently. Including audits on documentation ensuring engineers are safe on the job, courtesy visits to site will also be required, allowing for better relations with customers and interaction with service engineers in person.
  • Visit key customer sites to improve relations and give service advice.
  • Direct and assist Service co-ordinator in providing service excellence to our customers.
  • Organise equipment required for Service Engineers job role, conduct reviews of vehicle stocks.
  • Manage change documentation and creating standard Risk Assessments, ensuring all certificates have been produced and provided to the customer and engineers as required for smooth operations.
  • Provide and organise service training to engineers when required and serve as a mentor to the team.
  • Identify strengths and weaknesses of team members and suitably make changes if required.
  • Interview candidates with the Technical Manager and hire resources as required to benefit the service team, including Contractors.
  • Carry out health and safety audits regularly on site (customer) of service engineers.
  • Check Engineers Work Sheets and maintain records on Microsoft Dynamics NAV and CRM.
  • Create manage and continually improve the breakdown call out working methods. 

Service Manager Requirements include: 

  • Degree or equivalent in engineering. 
  • Previous managerial experience.
  • Strong Electrically and Mechanically. 
  • Good communication skills. 
  • Be able to make decisions. 
  • Injection moulding experience would be advantageous. 

If this role sounds of interest to you, please apply to find out more details. This is a fantastic opportunity so apply today to avoid missing out. 

This Service Manager position is commutable from: Sutton Coldfield, Tamworth, Burntwood, Lichfield, Shenstone, Cannock and surrounding areas.

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



We are seeking to recruit a proven Maintenance Supervisor to join our plant maintenance and reliability team to support our operation within the London region.


  • Stable and secure working environment
  • £48,000
  • Paid Overtime
  • Company Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Accident Cover
  • Numerous Staff Discounts Schemes
  • Cycle to Work
  • BUPA

Duties of a Maintenance Supervisor

  • On a daily basis as the sites Maintenance Supervisor you will be responsible for a small team of maintenance engineers undertaking both planned and reactive maintenance tasks to our specialist plant and equipment, that will require you to provide a “hands on” input, allied to managing onsite contractors, engineering stores and issuing permit to work whilst also being fully aware of health & safety legislation.

Requirements of a Maintenance Supervisor

  • You must be qualified either electrically or mechanically and hold a multi skilled ability having gained your experience as a Maintenance Supervisor, supporting a team of engineers within a heavy engineering environment such as chemical processing, oil refineries, quarrying, recycling, power generation, steel works or within a heavy plant overhaul support organisation. 

This role is commutable from Chigwell, Cheshunt, East Barnet, Enfield, Loughton, Walthamstow, Woodford & Wood Green.

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



We are a well-respected employer who are seeking to recruit an experienced “Hands On” Maintenance Supervisor to support our established Day Shift maintenance team. 


  • £46,000
  • Company Pension
  • Excellent holiday entitlement
  • Day working and a stable working environment
  • Far away from the highs and lows of the automotive sector. 

Duties of a Maintenance Supervisor:

  • As a proven Maintenance Supervisor you will be required to support the team, manage contractors, attend pre start up meetings and mentor apprentices. Alongside supporting the team in undertaking maintenance across our site services and process plant.

Requirements of a Maintenance Supervisor:

  • Ideally you will hold formal Apprenticeship, however must hold either a City & Guilds or NVQ qualifications allied to having a proven background in undertaking planned and reactive maintenance within either a engineering / manufacturing, process or production environment. And have previous experience of leading a team of engineers, managing contractors and mentoring apprentices.

This is a great opportunity to move your career into a bespoke day working role, where you will be secure in the knowledge that you will be in a stable working environment and classified as a Key Worker. 

This Role is Commutable From: Alvechurch, Bromsgrove, Lapworth, Redditch, Studley & Wythall

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



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


  • £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


  • 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


  • 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



Do you have Technical experience working in the Engineering or Automation sector?

This is an excellent opportunity for an Internal Sales Engineer who can offer technical support and commercial solutions regarding the companies’ products.  

  • Starting Salary - £25,000 - £30,000 – DOE
  • Discretionary company bonus each year 
  • Company subsidised pension scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance 
  • 23 Days Annual holiday plus Bank Holidays 

As an internal Sales Engineer you will be tasked with providing customers information on automation technology, water treatment, chemical systems plants and electronic sensors. 


  • To be the first point of contact for technical support for our customers
  • Proactively cross-selling and adding additional value to all sales opportunities in combination with solving customer applications
  • Provide technical solutions and create clear accurate quotations resulting from the customer enquiries
  • As the Internal Sales Engineer you will take ownership of complaints, returns and other issues affecting customer satisfaction
  • Support the sales and marketing team with customer site surveys, presentations exhibitions and seminars


  • Educated to technical degree level, or equivalent relevant industry qualification
  • Work experience in the process industries or with instrumentation is advantageous but not essential, as is commercial sales experience
  • Ability to multitask and work under pressure and the capacity to work as a member of a team and as an individual
  • Comfortable with a consultative selling approach with questioning technique
  • Have a strong Technical background in either sales or engineering

This is an exciting role and suitable for someone who has previously worked as an Internal Sales Engineer, Sales Engineer, Technical Sales Engineer, Account manager or Business development manager in engineering or the automation sector.

This role is commutable from: Manchester, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Stockport, Oldham, Rochdale, Bury, Droylsden

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Sales Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994