Job Description

I am working on an exciting opportunity for a Control & Instrumentation Maintenance Technician to join a very established lab-based team.

You must efficiently conduct corrective and preventative instrumentation maintenance activities originating form work generated by the Computer Maintenance Management system.

  • Along with a negotiable competitive salary between £40,000- £50,000
  • Excellent pension scheme with matched contribution up to 10%
  • 23 +8 days holiday
  • Life Assurance
  • Private medical care. 

Desired experience for the Control & Instrumentation Maintenance Technician role includes:

  • GMP manufacturing equipment
  • Knowledge of Boiler Operations (gas) and Water Systems covering compliance with L8 Regulations Cooling Towers.
  • Knowledge of high integrity PCS and PLC programming

In addition, for the role of Control & Instrumentation Maintenance Technician it would be desirable to have working knowledge of broad-based knowledge and interest in mechanical, systems and maintenance and understanding of GxP principals. Post Apprenticeship experiences as an Instrumentation/Controls Multi Skilled Technician City and Guilds accredited or equivalent recognised formal qualification in core engineering discipline/secondary engineering discipline

The role of Control & Instrumentation Maintenance Technician is commutable from Hatfield, Hertford, Cheshunt, and Bishops Stortford

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





  • £40,000
  • Overtime
  • 10% pension
  • 25 Days Holiday
  • Call Out Pay

We are seeking to recruit a proven Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer (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 you will be used to continually perform at a high-performance level and commitment to achieve the desired results and implementing continuous improvement ideas.

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. Salary including call outcomes in at just under £41,000 on a double day shift patterns, plenty of overtime, pension matched up to 10%, and 25 days Holiday. There is a call-out aspect for this role. 

  • 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. 

Some duties may 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 Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer is commutable from Bishop Stortford, Harlow, Chelmsford, Braintree and Cheshunt

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 a Maintenance electrician to join their already well-established maintenance team on site, this is an exciting opportunity for a keen and driven individual who enjoys picking up overtime 

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

Benefits the Maintenance Electrician will receive: 

  • £41,000 / £42,000 
  • 33days holiday
  •  Life Insurance
  • Great Pension
  • Overtime

The Maintenance Electrician will work the following shift: Continental – 4on-4off – 2days-2nights 7am till 7pm / 7pm till 7am 

Experience and Duties Required: 

  • To Complete all PPM for the site 
  • Site Maintenance of Mechanical and Electrical Equipment 
  • Respond to Breakdowns in a timely manner 
  • Experience with both Mechanical and Electrical Parts 
  • Able to read Electrical drawings 
  • PLC knowledge would be at an advantage – 
  • Must be Apprentice trained holding a formal qualification in Electrical engineering HNC / City & Guilds 
  • Minimum of 5 years-experience 
  • Experience with the following: Hydraulics & Pneumatics / PLC systems / Shredders and Granulators / Single and 3 Phase systems / Temp Controllers and pressure controllers

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



Another brilliant opportunity for a Field Service Engineer to join an expanding fleet of engineers for a company based near Telford. My client is a specialist in all types of engineering. 

As a Field Service Engineer, you will be required to install, commission and service CNC machines, Presses and Saws. You will also be attending breakdowns and providing a planned maintenance service for clients across the UK. This role will require you to travel and occasionally stop overnight. 

Field Service Engineer Benefits:

  • £28,000 - £30,000 + OT at premium rates. (OTE £36,000). 
  • Fully expensed company car. 
  • All travel and overnight stops paid for. 
  • Mobile phone. 
  • Paid Door to Door. 
  • Company pension.
  • Generous holiday entitlement.  
  • Loads of training. 

Duties of the Field Service Engineer include:

  • Servicing of timber machinery. 
  • Installation & commissioning of machinery. 
  • Carry out site training. 
  • Carry out risk assessments. 
  • Attend breakdowns and carry out repairs.  
  • Ensure that repairs are carried out safely and with minimum supervision. 
  • Flexibility. 

Requirements of a Field Service Engineer include: 

  • 18th Edition.
  • NVQ Level 3 (Electrical or Mechanical). 
  • Hydraulics and Pneumatics experience. 
  • 3-Phase knowledge. 
  • Strong fault-finding abilities.

A huge opportunity to join a growing team of Field Service Engineers at a great company with lots of benefits. 

This Field Service Engineer position is commutable from: Telford, Shifnal, Bridgnorth, Wolverhampton, Kidderminster, Stourport and surrounding areas.

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



I am looking to recruit a Maintenance Electrician role for a leading global organisation within the Manufacturing sector. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a team to provide breakdown cover and maintain machinery and Automation equipment.

The shifts for the Maintenance Electrician role are 4 on 4 off days and nights 6-6.

  • Salary £39,268 
  • 23 Days Holiday
  • Company Pension 
  • Sick pay based on length of service, up to 24 weeks

Along with an NVQ Level 3/ ONC / HNC / HND / City & Guilds in Electrical Engineering and 18th Edition trained. The ideal Maintenance Electrician must come from a manufacturing or packaging environment. Injection Mould experience would also be beneficial. 

The Maintenance Electrician role will include and require you to have the following experience:

  • To provide shift breakdown cover on all machines, automation equipment and any ancillary equipment.
  • To provide PPM on machines, automation equipment and any ancillary equipment.
  • To work in an efficient and safe manner on breakdown repairs on all equipment
  • To support and implement progressive improvements of our existing manufacturing automation processes working with both internal and external resources

We are keen to talk to Maintenance Engineers and Multi Skilled Engineers with an Electrical bias who can commute to Leicester, Corby, Peterborough, and Grantham.

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



I have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Key Account Manager, based in the Midlands, with a multi-billion-dollar global business. Our client is looking for a self-sufficient Key Account Manager to join the Sales team, with the offering of a competitive salary, bonus, and a company car. 

Key Account Manager Role Benefits:

  • Salary of £40,000 - £45,000 + Bonus
  • 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Company Car
  • Free onsite parking at Head Office

Duties of the Key Account Manager include:

You will be required to manage Key Accounts within the business alongside exploring new channels of distribution, other duties include:  

  • Achieving annual commercial sales targets.
  • Building strong relationships with buyers and merchandisers.
  • Reporting to the Sales Manager weekly
  • Organising and undertaking quarterly and monthly business reviews.   

Requirements include: 

  • Ability to commit to above 60% travel
  • A proven track record of sales experience
  • Experience in retail or wholesale sector is preferrable, but not essential
  • High levels of Excel Skills and experience in Word and PowerPoint

This is an excellent opportunity with a continuously expanding company. If you would like to find out more about this role, please apply. 

This Key Account Manager position is commutable from: Surrey, Sussex, Essex, Hertfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire, Kent and surrounding areas.

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Sales Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994


This is an excellent opportunity for a Area Sales Manager who has a background in the Fire & Security industry and is used to driving their own sales.

  • £38,000 - DOE
  • Remote Working 
  • Commission scheme 
  • Company subsidised pension scheme
  • On-site Parking 

You will have a history of achieving targets with a combination of large and small contracts, as well as being able to generate new business sales from leads and have previous experience of bringing in projects for your previous company.

Area Sales Manager Duties:

  • Provide reliable sales forecasts to the Sales Manager on a weekly basis
  • System Design and Building Technical Quotations in line with customer requirements
  • To attend sales appointments with a view to selling all the Company’s products and services
  • Happy to focus on contractors and consultants
  • Diary Management and Setting Your Own Appointments
  • Presenting Quotations to Customers

Are Sales Manager Requirements:

  • A strong background in Sales preferably in the Fire & Security industry
  • You will have experience designing specifications to BS5839, BS6266 and BS7273 Fire Alarm Standards
  • To attend sales appointments with a view to selling all the Company’s products and services
  • Excellent Customer relationship building abilities and understanding
  • Good commercial awareness, competitive analysis and negotiation skills
  • A full UK driving License 

This is an exciting role and suitable for someone who has previously worked as an Business Development Manager, Area Sales Manager, Technical Sales Engineer, Account manager or Internal Sales Engineer, in the Fire & Security industry.

This Area Sales Manager role is commutable from: Kings Lynn, Lowestoft, Norwich, Bury St Edmunds, Cambridge, Ipswich, Peterborough, Colchester, Felixstowe

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Sales Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994