Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a leading Specialist organisation based in the North West who are now looking to strengthen their already established maintenance team by recruiting for a Lead Maintenance Engineer who is mechanically biased with a basic electrical ability.

The right Lead maintenance engineer will be responsible for: 

  • You will be required to assist with both Mechanical and electrical repairs of machinery across the plant. 
  • PPM Checks and maintenance work where required 
  • Filling out relevant paperwork I.E. PPM Sheets 

The ideal Lead maintenance engineer will have the following: 

  • Mechanical and Electrical abilities, ideally, we are looking for a 70/30 split 
  • Previous experience within a Lead / Team-leader position 
  • Holding fault finding abilities with PLC controls i.e. Siemens & Allen Bradley 
  • Experience with CNC Machinery is key to this role. 
  • Experience in working in a fast-paced manufacturing background 
  • Continuous improvement and lead manufacturing Skills and experience
  • Previous experience within a Lead maintenance engineer role. 
  • Apprentice trained holding a City & Guilds / NVQ in mechanical Engineering. 


  • £35, 000 - £40,000
  • Pension
  • 33 Days Holidays
  • On-Site Parking
  • Days Only - Monday to Friday

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



A position has become available for an Maintenance Engineer – Mechanically Biased   


  • £27,000 – 28,000
  • Overtime
  • Days Shift Only
  • Pension
  • 30 days holiday
  • Parking
  • Canteen

Experience with the following Equipment: 

  • Previous experience within a mechanical biased maintenance engineer role 
  • Previous experience within a Manufacturing / FMCG Environment 
  • Proven mechanical abilities 
  • Apprentice trained holding a formal qualification in mechanical engineering. 
  • The job holder should be able to work on any piece of equipment within the production department in which he is based to undertake a variety of planned preventative maintenance tasks on all machines.
  • To resolve mechanical breakdowns on all equipment within the production departments quickly and efficiently.
  • To 'fine-tune' equipment after a changeover to maximise performance efficiencies.
  • To be able to programme and understand all the functions of microprocessor-controlled equipment.
  • Carry out Preventative Maintenance activities as appropriate.

Experience with: 

  • Hydraulics & Pneumatics 
  • Motors and Drives
  • Conveyor systems 
  • Packaging / Automated machinery. 
  • Cutting Equipment
  • Experience within a Textiles environment would be at an advantage 


  • Apprentice trained 
  • Formal qualification in mechanical engineering  i.e. NVQ Level 3 Mechanical engineering 
  • Previous experience within a Maintenance Engineers role

1999 - 2020 Celebrating 21 Years of Maintenance Engineering Recruitment Excellence


We are looking for a Field Based Service Engineer to cover the North West region servicing Vales, Gear Boxes, Pumps, Hydraulics, Pneumatics & Conveyor systems,

You will be working for a leading organisation that is based throughout the UK.


  • £28,000 - £32,000 DOE
  • Company Vehicle
  • Pension
  • Overtime
  • 23+8 Days Holidays
  • PPE Provided
  • Mobile
  • Laptop
  • Training Provided
  • £30 for any Overnight stays

Experience Require: 

  • Proven Experience within a Similar role. 
  • Ideally holding experience within Chemical / Heavy Environment 
  • 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 
  • Clean Driving Licence – / Full Driving Licence to be held. 

Specialists in Maintenance Recruitment – Celebrating 21 Yearsn 1999 – 2020


We are currently looking for a Maintenance Electrician to join a leading packaging organisation based in the Manchester location, Ideally this individual will hold experience within a Packaging / Manufacturing environment and hold experience with Plastic injection moulding. 


  • £36,000
  • Pension
  • 25+8 Days Holidays
  • Days Only

Key Requirements: 

  • Experience with Packaging Machinery, Injection moulding machinery 
  • Fault finding abilities with PLC’s: Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi or Siemens 
  • Abilities with Hydraulics & Pneumatics 
  • Motors and Drives, Inverters, Conveyors,
  • Ideally this individual with be flexible and open to working shifts

Ideally the Maintenance Electrician will be Apprentice trained holding either a HNC or City & Guilds in Electrical Engineering.

1999 - 2020 Celebrating 21 Years of Maintenance Engineering Recruitment Excellence


A fantastic opportunity has arisen within a organisation who has been established for over 50 years, They are a leading organisation based within the North West. They are currently looking for a Maintenance electrician who holds previous experience within a Blow moulding / Plastics Environment.  

The right Maintenance Electrician will hold: 

  • Ideally the individual will hold relevant experience within a Plastics / Blow moulding environment 
  • Previous experience within a Maintenance Electrician role 
  • To hold abilities with Siemens and Mitsubishi PLC’s  - Fault finding abilities 
  • To have worked with both Hydraulics & Pneumatics
  • AC / DC Motors / Drives experience 
  • The individual has to be flexible as there is a call out every other weekend 
  • Looking for a highly motivated, Driven individual 

Qualifications Required:

  • 17th / 18th Edition 
  • HNC Qualified – Electrical Engineering 
  • Previous Experience within Blow moulding / Plastics is Essential to this role. 
  • Apprentice trained


  • c£35,000
  • Days, Monday to Fridays
  • Overtime
  • BUPA
  • Pension
  • 34 Days Holidays
  • Christmas Shutdown

Probe Technical Recruitment, Maintenance Recruitment Specialists since 1994


We are seeking to recruit a Maintenance Engineering Storeperson to support our plant maintenance and reliability team at our operation within the London region.

Duties of a Maintenance Engineering Storeperson

As a Maintenance Engineering Storeperson you will be solely responsible for running the Engineering Stores which contain over 15,000 various engineering consumables and electrical / mechanical components that are used by the Maintenance Team on a daily basis. 

The stores system at present is going through the process of being automated, therefore if you have experience of working CMMS software such as SAP, Shires or Maximo you will feel at home.

Requirements of a Maintenance Engineering Storeperson

To be successful in your application you must: - 

  • Have previous experience running a Stores Department within an Engineering, Manufacturing or Production Environment.
  • Have experience of working with Computerised Stores Systems.
  • Have experience of performing and logging Stock Audits    
  • Must be Pc literate. 

In return for your skills and experience the company offer a negotiable salary in the region of £28,000 - £30,000 excellent holiday entitlement and company pension. 

This role is commutable from Buckhurst, Cheshunt, East Barnet, Enfield, Loughton, Woodford & Wood Green 

If you have hesitated about moving over the past few months, this is a great opportunity to join an organisation that won’t be affected by any potential fallout from the current economic climate.  

Probe Technical Recruitment, Maintenance Recruitment Specialists since 1994


We are looking to recruit a Maintenance Engineer on behalf of a Precision Engineering company. This is a multi-skilled role that will include Maintenance on machinery and facilities both Electrical and Mechanical. 

This is a day’s role with a salary of £35,000 depending on experience, 25 days holiday and free parking on site.

Along with an NVQ Level 3/ ONC/ City & Guilds the ideal candidate/ Maintenance Engineer must have previous experience with Electrical equipment including PLC controls and CNC machinery is desirable. 

The Maintenance Engineer role will include the following:

  • Provide preventive maintenance on all machinery and equipment to ensure effective running
  • Review TPM schedules to ensure operatives complete in a timely manner and inform Team Leaders of deficiencies
  • Report back to the Maintenance Supervisor & Manager on concerns regarding the operational status of machinery
  • Ensure, through regular checks; the power, lighting, LEV and water systems are maintained.

We are keen to talk to Maintenance Electricians and Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineers, and candidates who can commute to the Nottingham area

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