Job Description

We are currently assisting a Leading organisation based in the Rochdale Area in their Search for a Hands on Maintenance Supervisor to join their already established Maintenance team on site.  

Benefits the Maintenance Supervisor will receive: 

  • £35,000 - £40,000 DOE 
  • 33 Days Holiday
  • Life Assurance
  • Health Care
  • Pension 

Days only: Monday to Thursday 07:30am till 4:40pm / Friday 07:30am till 4pm 

Experience the Maintenance Supervisor will hold: 

  • They will be responsible for a Team of 8 Maintenance Engineers – a Mixture of Mechanical and Electrical. 
  • Assist the Engineering Manager with Projects and Developments on Site 
  • Assist the General Manager with Improvements to Eliminate downtimes / Deal with other Continuous improvements. 
  • Keep Essentials Stock items at necessary working Level’s 
  • To comply and work to the Companies Health and Safety Procedures. 
  • To Assist with Servicing and Inspections on all Production machinery and Mechanical Systems & Equipment 
  • Work with Preventative Maintenance Systems to reduce any breakdowns and unplanned Maintenance. 

Experience the Maintenance Supervisor will hold: 

  • Previous experience within a Maintenance Supervisory Role 
  • Ideally this individual will be Mechanically Biased. 
  • Previous experience in a Manufacturing / Textiles industry 
  • Previous experience with Manufacturing and Textiles machinery
  • Have a Flexible and hands-on approach where needed throughout the site. 
  • Experience with: Milling and Turning / Welding and Fabrication. 
  • Apprentice trained holding a formal qualifications in Mechanical Engineering. 

This Maintenance Supervisory role is commutable from: Huddersfield / Halifax / Rochdale / Ashton-Under-Lyne / Bury and Bolton.

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



We have received not 1, not 2 but 4 opportunities from a Manufacturing organisation based in the greater Manchester area. We are looking to appoint X4 Maintenance Electricians & will look at electrical or mechanically biased maintenance engineers.

Ideally, we are looking for the multi-skilled engineers to hold a 60/40 split. 

This Maintenance Electrician role is commutable from the following locations: Rochdale / bury / Oldham and Bolton. 

The Maintenance Electricians will be working a brand-new shift: 12-hour shift 6am till 6pm and 6pm till 6am – working a 4on-3off-3on-1off-3on-3off-4on-7off system. 

Benefits the maintenance electrician will receive: 

  • Salary guideline: £38,000 
  • Pension 
  • Generous holiday 
  • Overtime 

Main duties and requirements:  

  • We are looking for Maintenance Electrician – preferably holding a 60/40 Split 
  • Previous and proven experience within a Similar position – maintenance electrician / multi-Skilled. 
  • Fault finding abilities with allen bradley & siemens plc’s – experience – inputs and outputs / modifications. 
  • Fault finding abilities on Hydraulics & Pneumatics. 
  • Additional: conveyor systems / ac & dc motors and drives / inverters / gearboxes. 
  • The diagnosis, location, and rectification of all mechanical and electrical faults on site, including, pneumatic, hydraulic and steam systems.
  • Ensure all papermaking machinery and ancillary equipment is maintained in a satisfactory working order.
  • Reporting of work done 
  • Responding to emergency situations in a timely and effective manner.
  • To plan out work and display initiative and common sense.
  • Adhere to current Safe Systems of work, lock off and permit to work procedures.
  • Carry out all tasks in accordance with company Quality systems, hygiene standards and safe working practices.
  • Maintain high standards of housekeeping in his or her working area and throughout the mill.


  • GCSE or equivalent
  • NVQ 3 in electrical engineering
  • NVQ in mechanical engineering#
  • HNC in mechanical or electrical engineering

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


We are currently recruiting for an Electrical biased Maintenance engineer to join a leading organisation based in the Greater Manchester Area. 

Are you Seeking an exciting new opportunity & looking to join a Friendly and busy organisation? If so, this might just be the role for you!!! 

This role is commutable from the following locations: Bolton / Rochdale / Manchester / Bury

Benefits the Electrical Maintenance Engineer will receive:

  • Salary: £40,000
  • Pension 12%
  • 29 days holiday / increasing to 33days after 5 years
  • Health care 
  • Overtime

Shift the Electrical Maintenance Engineer will be required to work: Days Monday to Thursday 07:45am till 4:15pm / Early finish on Friday. 

We are looking for the Electrical Maintenance engineer to hold the following experience: 

  • Reactive Electrical and PLC Support on Bespoke machinery 
  • Installation of new equipment / machinery 
  • Planned maintenance to support TPM Structures 
  • Repair and improve all aspects of electrical needs 
  • Ideally holding Programming and Fault-finding abilities on Siemens / Modicon PLC’s 
  • Experience with AC & DC Motors, Drives, Inverters. 
  • HMI Programming experience - Citect ideally 
  • PAT Testing experience 
  • Electrical maintenance of the building i.e., Light fitting / plug sockets / emergency Lights. 

Ideally, we are looking for an Apprentice trained Electrical Maintenance engineer:- 

  • Holding a NVQ Level 3 Qualification – Electrical Engineering 
  • 18th Edition to be held 
  • Previous experience within a Manufacturing environment 
  • Full UK Driving licence / Flexible and local / able to commit to the call out rota.

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



Are you a Field Service Technician – looking for a New Opportunity, and looking to join an International Manufacturing organisation, if so this might just be the role for you!! 

Our Client is Based in the North West and are actively recruiting for a Field Service Technician to join their already Established Team. 

The Field Service Technician role will be commutable from the following locations: Leigh / Wigan / Skelmersdale / Ashton-In-Makerfield / Warrington 

Benefits the Field Service Technician will receive: 

  • Salary: £28,000 - £29,000 
  • 25+8days holiday 
  • Company Pension 
  • Company Vehicle and Fuel Card 
  • Laptop / Mobile and PPE Provided. 
  • All Expensive covered for over-night stays
  • Over time available on site. 

Shift in place: Days only (Flexibility is Key to the role), Also over Nights stays will be required on some occasions. 

Experience the Field Service Technician will hold: 

  • Proven Experience within a Field Service Technician roles 
  • Ideally holding experience within Chemical / Heavy Environments
  • Great Communicator and listener. 
  • Able to work alone or within a team 
  • Excellent customer relations is essential to the role 
  • Ideally computer LITERATE (Excel and Word)
  • Experience with: Hydraulics & Pneumatics, Gear-boxes, Conveyors, Tankers, 
  • Apprentice trained holding a City & Guilds / NVQ in Maintenance Engineering 
  • UK Driving License – to held 
  • Flexibility is key for this role 
  • Happy to attend sites throughout the North-West

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 Monday – Friday 6am-2pm / 2pm-10pm / 10pm-6am.

  • Salary up to £36,100
  • 33 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


We have an opportunity for a Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer to join this successful manufacturer based in Worcestershire. This is a “hands on” role where you will be joining a medium sized maintenance team to undertake planned and reactive maintenance tasks on plant machinery.
Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer Role Benefits:

  • Up to £39,500 salary (depending on shift pattern)
  • Generous 25 days holiday
  • Company contributory pension scheme and life cover
  • Gym membership
  • Share option scheme
  • Commitment to assist with professional development.

Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer Role Description:

  • You will be joining a team of Engineers to undertake both Electrical and Mechanical planned and reactive maintenance tasks to plant machinery across the facility. 
  • This is a “hands on” multi skilled role and you will be supporting presses, ABB and Kawasaki robots, hydraulics and pneumatics, and PLC run plant machinery in a production environment. 
  • We have opportunities to work on either alternating 6am – 2pm / 2pm – 10pm Mon – Fri, or permanent Night shift Sun – Thurs, 10pm – 6 am.

Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer Skills and Qualifications

  • You will ideally be Apprentice trained and/or hold a relevant Engineering qualification such as City & Guilds or ONC/HNC.
  • Successful candidates will be able to read and understand electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic drawings, and will also hold fault finding abilities with PLC controls.
  • It is integral that you can demonstrate experience of working within a previous Maintenance role supporting plant and equipment within a manufacturing environment. 

In return you will be joining an Organisation that can offer career progression and professional development, a generous salary, and excellent benefits. 

This Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer position is commutable from: Worcester, Redditch, Kidderminster, Bromsgrove, Stourbridge, Birmingham and surrounding areas.



We are a well-respected employer and are seeking to recruit proven Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician, to join our DAY SHIFT maintenance team. 


  • £35,000
  • Company Pension
  • Excellent Holiday Entitlement
  • Stable Working Environment within a Very Well-Established Business. 

Duties of an Maintenance Technician 

  • As a proven Maintenance Technician, you will be required to undertake both planned and reactive maintenance across our unique plant. 

Requirements of an Maintenance Technician

  • Ideally you will be apprentice trained but must be qualified Electrically and ideally have some understanding of Plc Controls. However you must have a proven background in supporting plant and equipment within either a manufacturing, process or production environment. 

This Maintenance Technician role is commutable from: Brownhills, Lichfield, Shenstone & Tamworth

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


We are pleased to be exclusively representing an established manufacturer of capital equipment who are currently seeking an Area Sales Manager.

The company are a European based manufacturer with operations in 10+ countries including the UK with annual turnover in excess of €35m. Their products are used in many different settings including by Civil Engineering Contractors, Construction Contractors, Demolition Contractors, Local Authorities/Municipal, Industrial Cleaning Contractors and more. The product range is highly engineered with equipment ranging in value from £5,000 - £250,000. They are well known in the industries they serve for having high-end products and a highly respected approach to service and maintenance. Due to the nature of the products a highly consultative, solution-led approach is taken to sales, which include capital sales and hire. 

The Area Sales Manager will be rewarded with the following package:

  • Salary of up to £50,000
  • Company Car
  • Extensive on the job training both in the UK and at the client HQ in Europe
  • Funded further education (if you want it)
  • Phone
  • Laptop
  • Home office
  • 30 days holiday + 8 bank holidays

The Area Sales Manager’s responsibilities will include:

  • The sale and hire of capital equipment
  • Driving growth by winning new business within target sectors
  • Providing a consultative, solution-led approach to selling
  • Managing the commercial activity of the branch/showroom which serves the North West 

Area Sales Manager – Required Experience:

  • 5+ years in a business development focused role
  • Strong business development/hunter mindset
  • Record of achieving or exceeding targets
  • Practical/mechanical mindset – you don’t have to be an Engineer but being practical, even just with a hobby, will be a massive advantage in this role 

Area Sales Manager – Beneficial Experience:

  • Experience selling capital equipment 
  • Experience of either working or selling into any of the following industries: Industrial Cleaning, Anti-Corrosion, Demolition, Civil Engineering, Local Authority/Municipal, Concrete Renovation, Abrasive Blasting, Facilities Management 

The Area Sales Manager role will be based out of the client site in the North West of Manchester and candidates will ideally be based within 30 miles, or be willing to relocate. 

Commutable from Manchester, Liverpool, Warrington, Knutsford, Congleton, Buxton, Rochdale, Oldham, Blackburn, Preston, Crewe, Wigan, Leyland, Bolton, Bury

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Sales Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994