QHSE Manager

Job Description


A busy unique manufacturing organisation in the Greater Manchester area have a requirement for a QHSE Manager, to take over responsibility for all QHSE issues on site.

The demand for their products, is through the roof, which in turn can offer you greater stability and long- term prospects in a busy, friendly manufacturing business.

As the on-site QHSE Manager, you will be leading and co-ordinating work systems to ensure that all products and services of the business are being met.


  • £38,000 - £42,000 
  • Excellent Pension 
  • 25 Days holidays
  • Busy, friendly manufacturing organisation
  • Unique products – Market Leader
  • Long established manufacturing Business
  • Well respected and well known
  • A genuine chance to make an impact


  • Responsibility for all Quality Assurance, Health, Safety and Environmental aspects
  • Manage ISO9001, ISO 14001 and H&S standarda
  • Internal and external audits
  • Management of non-conformance
  • Manage and investigate work related accidents
  • Implementation of robust corrective and preventative measures
  • Chairing QSHE meetings
  • Risk assessments
  • Management of occupational health obligations
  • QHSE training
  • Management of Covid Return to Work


  • NEBOSH certificate or equivalent Level 3 NVQ in Health and Safety
  • Recognised environmental and QA qualifications
  • Internal auditor training 
  • Full Clean driving license
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing techniques
  • You will have gained your experience from within a manufacturing environment
  • Policy and procedural development
  • Accident investigation experience


The role is commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Ashton Under Lyne, Hyde, Altringham and Stretford


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We are currently recruiting for a international organisation based in Manchester in their search for CNC Turner to join their already established team. 

This role is commutable from the following locations: Stretford / Sale / Stockport / Salford / Manchester

Benefits on offer to the CNC Turner

  • Salary: £31,000 
  • Great Pension 
  • 25+8days holiday 
  • Life Assurance 
  • Health care 
  • Company Bonus 
  • Working Double Days Role / Morning & Afternoons 

Ideally the CNC Turner will have the following: 

  • Previous experience within a Similar role 
  • Experience with 3,4 & 5 AXIS vertical machining 
  • Knowledge of operating CMM Machines
  • Practical experience of manufacturing techniques 
  • Previous experience in Operating a CNC / CMM Machines 
  • Checking of drawing where required when using CMM Machines
  • Ideally we are looking for this individual to hold previous experience with CNC machinery and CMM.
  • Time Served Engineer
  • Holding a formal qualification in Engineering 

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Support since 1994



Are you seeking a new opportunity within a Busy & Friendly environment?, Are you a qualified CNC Programmer with proven experience programming FANUC and MAZATROL controls?, if so this may be the role for you.

We are currently recruiting for a leading Specialist organisation based in the North-West who are now looking to strengthen their already established Workshop team by recruiting an additional CNC Programmer. 

CNC Progarmmer Benefits:

  • £36,000 - £40,000
  • 33 Days holiday
  • Days only Monday to Friday
  • Pension
  • On-site parking 

This CNC Programmer position is commutable from: Hyde / Ashton-Under-Lyne / Manchester / Altrincham / Stretford / Stockport 

Ideally the CNC Programmer will hold the following: 

  • Previous experience with Programming on MAZAK & FANUC Controls 
  • Must be fully trained with proven experience 
  • Experience with generating and proving out programs on both CNC Lathes and vertical milling machines. 
  • Ability with Setting / operating / milling and turning – mainly FANUC and Mazatrol Controls. 
  • Able to work to engineering drawings and 3D Models 
  • Proven experience with programming MAZAK integrex multi axis turning centres. 
  • Experience in continuous improvement methodologies – Kaizen & 5S 
  • Ideally the CNC Programmer will be Apprentice trained holding a HND / HNC in Manufacturing Engineering.

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Support since 1994



A position has become available for a Health and Safety Manager in the Wigan area.

If you have any exposure to Environmental, all the better, however, if not, development will be offered on this specific area.  This is a unique manufacturing environment, and there is a steady and consistent demand for their products and services.

This will be a 3-site responsibility with your base being in Wigan.

The role is commutable from Liverpool, Wigan, Bolton, Southport, Stockport, Manchester, Warrington, Rochdale, Blackburn, Oldham, and Preston


  • £50,000 - £55,000
  • Company Car
  • Bonus
  • 3 site responsibility
  • Development offered on Environmental
  • Work Pension and Good holidays
  • Free parking
  • Excellent career move 
  • Long-established, busy, friendly manufacturing organisation
  • Plenty of development and progression
  • Well respected and well known


  • Inspect and assess the environment, equipment, and processes
  • Responsibility for implementing the safety and environmental culture and maintain ISO 14001:2015 on all 3 sites
  • You will be the main point of contact for all the authorities and legal agencies
  • Establish new contract with subcontractors for environmental issues, (GHG/CO2 emissions, measurements, waste management)
  • Lead accident investigations, or near miss
  • Lead investigations of any environmental discrepancies, in terms of emissions, waste, pollution and spills
  • Organise and coordinate internal and external audits
  • Risk assessments
  • Propose short and long-term (five- year plan) safety and environmental objectives


  • NEBOSH required
  • Health and Safety experience at a Senior Level
  • It would be beneficial to have Environmental experience, however, development in this area is offered
  • Happy to travel between sites (Wigan, Birmingham, and Durham) though your base will be Wigan
  • Risk assessment knowledge
  • To have the ability to inspire, train and motivate
  • Data driven
  • Outstanding communication skills

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Support since 1994



This business has a long and proven history, going back over 100 years. They have progressed to become a market leader in high precision engineering, working with some of the world's leading companies.

They are part of a group of companies with a core interest in the manufacture of components for a variety of industries. Their advanced technology and commitment to quality and service has set them apart from others in their field.

Works Supervisor Role Overview

Reporting to the Production Manager, the Workshop Supervisor will oversee approximately 50 staff, on a double day shift, consisting of Team Leader, Operators, Laborers and Apprentices.

Salary: £40,000 per annum
Shifts: Double Days

Commutable From: Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, Loughborough, Burton upon Trent, 

Candidate Requirements

  • The Works Supervisor will have proven experience of supervising or managing in an engineering / manufacturing environment.
  • Machining exposure, particularly grinding would be highly advantageous.
  • Willing and able to work double days shifts.
  • A good communicator, who is able to mentor and get the best out people. 

Works Supervisor Key Responsibilities (but not limited to)

  • Maximise ‘lights out’ machining to increase Productivity and record this in TEAMS.
  • Ensure prior to the end of shift, all applicable machines are set up to run lights out, ensuring the Production Priority database is updated with the latest plans and actions which can be shared by all colleagues.
  • Explore ways of increasing Productivity with further possible unmanned or multi manning and conduct trials to reduce stock allowance for grinding which will reduce machining times. Conduct machining trials using tooling representatives and experts in the field. 
  • Monitor and review operator production efficiencies against targets and carry out any actions where targets are not met with the assistance of the Production team. Monitor and review machine utilisation against targets and carry out any actions where targets are not met with the assistance of the Production team.
  • Use ANDON boards to assist in the monitoring of Productivity and educate operators in the importance of booking accuracy.
  • Expect multi manning wherever possible. Always question areas that are not and consider options of how to improve this.
  • The Works Supervisor will implement LEAN techniques including 6S throughout the works. Aim for continuous improvement in order to save time and money.
  • Ensure all completed work is moved onto the next operation by operators and not left in racks for others to move.
  • Regularly review and update the skills' matrix plan to Identify areas of weakness within work cells and operators to ensure we have a fully skilled and flexible workforce.
  • Attend daily factory tour and include team leaders for their input.
  • Update machine capabilities to assist in planning the production requirements.
  • Communicate plans and instructions to colleagues during shift change handover and supply daily email for reference and for others to continue with the required actions.
  • Use initiative to make decisions, challenge set plans and try out new ideas.

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Support since 1994



A fantastic opportunity for a Tooling Engineer has become available.

This facility is their Flagship site, and renowned for being very busy, but a very friendly organisation. They have enjoyed recent investment, and are looking for a Tooling Engineer to strengthen their Toolroom.

As their Tooling Engineer, you will ensure tooling capability, and provide operational support and tooling improvement solutions to existing and new programs

Commutable from Cannock, Lichfield, Barton Under Needwood, Tamworth, Atherstone, Derby, Stafford, Walsall and Loughborough 


  • £41,500 (Including Shift Premium)
  • 3 shifts
  • All PPE provided including safety
  • Overtime Paid
  • Superb long-term progression
  • Steady busy manufacturing organisation
  • Very friendly organisation
  • Flagship site


  • Ensure tooling capability 
  • Provide operational support and tooling improvement solutions
  • Ensure safe use of handling equipment, crane / lifting gear
  • Maintenance of PM schedule on tooling
  • Maintain register of tooling related costs and downtime
  • Maintain sufficient critical spares
  • Support onsite and offsite trials 
  • Lead opportunities for efficiency improvements


  • You will have relevant experience as a Tooling Engineer
  • To have the ability to interpret and generate and maintain process documentation
  • This would suit a “people person” 
  • Flexible to work shifts and Overtime as and when needed.

This is a wonderful opportunity to be part of a large, multi-company with other facilities all over the world

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Support since 1994



An exceptional opportunity has arisen for a Maintenance Electrician, this opportunity is to join a leading organisation who is continually growing.`

Ideally the individual will hold previous experience within a Manufacturing organisation and will hold roughly a 60/40 Split – Electrically biased. 

This maintenance electrician role is commutable from the following locations: Stockport / Stoke-On-Trent / Macclesfield

Benefits the Maintenance Electrician will receive:

  • Maintenance Electrician (Multi-Skilled ability – 60/40 Split)
  • Salary: £32,000 - £34,000
  • Shift: Days only Monday to Friday  
  • Pension, Pension, 25+8days pa holiday, Life Assurance, Parking, Canteen 
  • Location: Macclesfield  
  • Industry: Manufacturing organisation   

The Maintenance electrician will hold the following:

  • Experience in an engineering maintenance or service role is essential.
  • Holding fault-finding abilities with Siemens and Allen Bradley PLC’s
  • Excellent fault-finding skills are crucial, especially; motor drives, temperature controllers, able to fault find on PLC and other control systems.
  • Competent in mechanical repairs
  • Experience carrying out preventative maintenance tasks
  • Ability to facilitate repairs under pressure
  • Flexible and able to adapt to situations as they occur
  • Able to work in a team and independently.
  • IT literate; including Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, Outlook,), Gradus CMMS system.
  • Familiar with building maintenance tasks

Apprentice trained.

  • Educated to HNC in Electrical Engineering (or equivalent)
  • Extensive Electrical knowledge 17th Edition – progressing to 18th
  • Full valid UK Driving License
  • Flexible – as you may be required to travel to alternative sites on occasions.

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