Job Description

Due to growth, a reputable, Leicestershire based Manufacturer who supplies into Utilities, Medical & Automotive Industries, requires an experienced Toolmaker to join the team to help fulfil a continued and growing workbook. If you are an experienced Tool Maker who is looking to use their varied skillset please apply today.

Offering the successful Toolmaker:

  • Early Friday Finish
  • Parking on site
  • Overtime opportunities
  • Progression
  • A variety in projects
  • A healthy, pleasant working environment

Skills required of the Toolmaker:

  • Experienced toolmaker
  • Ability to use CNC die Sink and CNC milling machine
  • Capable of using wire EDM
  • Ability to use hand and bench tools
  • Ability to read Engineers drawings
  • Quality Inspection skills (Vernier callipers, gauges, micrometers)

Roles and responsibilities of Toolmaker

  • Setting and operating machinery
  • Occasional use of manual machinery 
  • Polishing
  • Assembling of tools
  • QI of own works

Commutable from Leicester, Hinckley, Wigston, Lutterworth.

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A successful, well established company are looking for an experience Production Planner or Production Scheduler to come on board and ensure that the fast-paced manufacturing environment’s works orders are effectively planned and scheduled to ensure maximum productivity. Ideally from a Sheet Metal Manufacturing background, you will be required to organise how items are manufactured, utilising labour and distributing the product whilst continuously improving the scheduling process.

This role is about finding the right fit for the business, with somebody who is experienced in production planning in a fast-moving environment, who is looking to utilise their continuous improvement skillset. 

In exchange for their Production Planning expertise and knowledge the successful Production Planner will receive:

  • A competitive Salary
  • A varied, fast paced workload
  • A dayshift
  • On site parking and canteen facilities
  • Company t-shirt & PPE
  • Parking on site
  • Free hot drinks throughout the day

Key Responsibilities of the Production Planner:

Ensure maximum productivity through planning and scheduling the works orders
Monitoring and altering the schedule where necessary
Constant evaluation of workstations to ensure workload is optimal
Maximise resources for scheduling and subcontracting where necessary
Continuous Improvement and streamlining of production schedule

The ideal Production Planner

Should have a background in sheet metal work
Should have worked in a fast moving, consumer orientated environment
Should be proficient with Excel and Sage
Must have excellent communication skills with the ability to maintain relationships
Must be able to work in a constantly changing environment
Should work well under pressure

Commutable from Leicester, Hinckley, Lutterworth. Do not miss out on this opportunity to work with a progressive, growing business, apply today.

Probe UK is a leading technical engineering recruitment consultancy that specialises in all aspects of the engineering sector since 1994

Celebrating 26 Years of Engineering Recruitment Excellence.

 

Due to growth, a reputable, Leicestershire based Manufacturer who supplies into Utilities, Medical & Automotive Industries, requires an experienced machinist skilled with EDM – Setting, Operating and Programming to join the team to help fulfil a continued and growing workbook. Having remained open and successful throughout COVID-19, this opportunity is not to be missed.

If you are an experienced EDM Setter Operator or machinist experienced with EDM who is looking to use their varied skillset and progress as toolmaker, then apply today.

Offering the successful EDM Setter / Operator / Programmer:

  • Early Friday Finish
  • Parking on site
  • Overtime opportunities
  • Progression
  • A variety in projects
  • A healthy, pleasant working environment

Skills Required of the EDM Setter / Operator / Programmer:

  • Experienced machinist with EDM
  • Ability to use CNC die Sink and CNC milling machine
  • Capable of using wire EDM, setting and operating and programming with fanuc
  • Ability to use hand and bench tools
  • Ability to read Engineers drawings
  • Quality Inspection skills (Vernier callipers, gauges, micrometers)

Roles and responsibilities of the EDM Setter / Operator / Programmer:

  • Setting and operating machinery
  • Occasional use of manual machinery 
  • Polishing
  • Assembling of tools
  • QI of own works

Commutable from Leicester, Hinckley, Wigston, Lutterworth.

Probe is a leading Technical Engineering Recruitment Consultancy specialising in all aspects of the engineering sector since 1994

Celebrating 26 Years of Engineering Recruitment Excellence

 

Due to an internal move, this world-leading business is looking to employ a Lead Electrical Design Engineer to join their Controls department in their new, state of the art offices.

Working on power generation control system projects you will provide the line management and allocation of company Drawing Office resource facilities. You will also provide CAD design services for the preparation of detailed designs in collaboration with appropriate design engineers and ensuring compliance with design standards.

Key Responsibilities

  • Produce CAD drawings for Controls systems i.e. L&N cubicles, Panels, AVRs etc and drive drawing office process standardization to ensure early adoption, streamlining of processes and identification of gaps
  • Look for opportunities to reduce process lead time and create spare capacity to process new projects, monitor, control, and develop engineering release systems into Manufacturing, Purchasing, and Services
  • Manage the workload of the team, develop the drawing office standards, ensuring high quality output across the team
  • Ensure regulatory and statutory compliance on product design, relevant technical, safety and environmental standards, codes of practice etc
  • Planning, prioritisation, and resultant resource allocation to meet and exceed customer expectations and management & resolution of all NCR’s within 24 hrs
  • Able to communicate technical information easily, to internal contacts and external customers
  • Working to set targets, both in terms of efficiency and output and presenting this at the monthly management meetings, team and individual management of staff in accordance with policy and procedures
  • Person Specification
  • AutoCAD Electrical experience is essential (Inventor experience, coupled with electrical skills may suffice)
  • 5 – 10 years of proven experience
  • Minimum HND/HNC in relevant engineering discipline
  • Technical self-sufficiency, with an understanding of other disciplines, and depth and range of management experience of projects and studies.
  • Ability to demonstrate man-management
  • Knowledge in the design, project engineering and consultancy in oil and gas pipelines / power generation and associated facilities
  • Experience in production of engineering CAD designs

Salary, Hours and Benefits

  • £40,000 - £44,000
  • 37 hours per week, early finish Friday’s
  • 7% company pension
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Christmas shutdown
  • Great development opportunities

Commutable From: Leicester, Derby, Nottingham, Tamworth, Burton Upon Trent, Birmingham, Coventry
 

 

Are you a PVC Setter? Are you looking for an immediate start?

Would you like to be part of a thriving manufacturing organisation, who have continued to flourish, despite difficult market conditions.  In return, as a PVC setter, you will be offered fantastic stability and the potential for your future prospects to be very healthy.

DUTIES

  • Setting PVC Machines
  • Responsibility for the quality of products produced
  • Working a variety of shift patterns
  • Liaising with the Tooling Department
  • Waste reduction
  • Active involvement with continuous improvement activities
  • 5S

REQUIREMENTS

  • It is essential that you have exposure to setting PVC machines
  • Exposure to working in a continuous improvement culture would be beneficial
  • Happy and flexible to work a wide variety of shifts

BENEFITS

  • £28,000 - £29,000
  • Paid Overtime
  • A variety of shift patterns
  • A thriving, busy & friendly Manufacturing organisation
  • Long Term Career prospects
  • Holiday 
  • Pension

The role is commutable from Walsall, Solihull, Sutton Coldfield, Wolverhampton, Dudley, Kidderminster, Redditch

Probe Technical Recruitment, Celebrating 26 Years of Technical Engineering Recruitment Excellence

 

This opportunity is for a successful construction quality professional who is looking to take on a new challenge at a continually growing construction manufacturer. 

This highly successful construction manufacturing company, who are one of the biggest volumetric suppliers within the UK are looking for a forward thinking, self-starter with eye for detail, to join the Quality team as a Quality systems co-ordinator, reporting into the Quality Manager. 

This is an opportunity that can offer security and varied work, with 5-10 years’ worth of projects in place. Being one of the largest suppliers into Defence, Retail, Commercial and Education, every day is different, varied, and exciting. 

Applications are welcomed from those who are currently or have previously worked in construction, who are familiar with ISO9001:2015 and are ideally internal audit qualified. 

In exchange for their construction quality expertise the Quality Systems Co-ordinator will receive:

  • A Competitive package
  • Days shift
  • 25 days holidays + Stats + Christmas shutdown
  • Free on-site parking
  • Free Beverages
  • Medical cover 

Key Roles & Responsibilities for the Quality Systems Co-ordinator:

  • Full documentation of all quality related matter
  • Writing new SOPs and policies for a range of departments
  • To perform internal and external audits (ISO 9001:2015)
  • Manage the non-conformance report process
  • Involvement in ISO training and coaching to existing and new employees
  • Ensuring personal certification is maintained for personnel
  • ISO orientated meetings and reviews
  • Coordinate documentation of quality with technical specifications (including photo evidence)
  • Maintain and update sub-contractors’ quality

Skills Required for the Quality Systems Co-ordinator:

  • Team player and good lone worker, with initiative to work independently 
  • Must have experience working within the Construction Industry
  • Must be experienced working with Quality Management Systems
  • ISO 9001:2015 internal auditor certified
  • Computer literate
  • Self-sufficient, self-starter
  • Willing to learn new skills 

If you are Enthusiastic, Driven, looking for challenge then apply today.

Commutable from Mansfield, Worksop, Nottingham, Sheffield, Rotherham, Doncaster, Grantham, Newark on Trent, Lincoln, Sleaford

Probe Technical Recruitment, Celebrating 26 Years of Technical Engineering Recruitment Excellence

 

We have a unique opportunity available for a SPRAY POLISHER / FINISHER to be part of a wonderful, well established organisation.  Their product range is unique, and recession proof!

As a SPRAY POLISHER / FINISHER, you would be a very value member of their team.  Due to their product range being so unique, they can offer an unusual opportunity in that your long-term prospects would be assured.  Every assigned job to you will be working on will be different, keeping your workload varied and interesting.

DUTIES

  • Spraying and polishing bespoke furniture
  • Working within a timescale to achieve manufacturing targets
  • Working within a team, or on your own

REQUIREMENTS

  • It is essential that you have high-level practical staining and polishing skills
  • Significant industry experience
  • Glosswork
  • This would suit someone who takes great pride in their work
  • Excellent planning and interpersonal skills
  • Eager to learn and blend into a friendly, hardworking team

BENEFITS

  • £25,000 - £31,000
  • Unique and bespoke work, offering varied projects 
  • Busy and stable working environment
  • Superb long-term prospects

The role is commutable from Rugby, Coventry, Birmingham, Lutterworth, Leamington Spa, Solihull

1994 - 2020, Celebrating 26 Years of Engineering Recruitment Excellence