Production Supervisor

Job Description

This is an opportunity for you to join a highly successful Manufacturing business based in Banbury as a Production Supervisor within a dynamic and fast paced environment, with genuine prospects. 

In exchange for their expertise Production Supervisor will receive:

  • A competitive salary of £32,000 + shift allowance.
  • You will need to be available to work a mixture of AM 6am – 2pm, PM 2pm – 10pm and Night 10pm – 6am shifts.
  • Pension
  • Life assurance
  • Free parking
  • Uniform
  • Busy and friendly manufacturing organisation

Key Roles & Responsibilities for the Production Supervisor:

  • Lead and support a range of production employees for your shift. 
  • Ensure Production is running in line with targets and requirements.
  • Ensure records and processes are compliant.
  • Manage team performance and drive improvements.
  • Ensure high standards of cleanliness and H&S 

Skills & experience required for the Production Supervisor:

  • Applicants will ideally hold an Engineering/Production qualification
  • Successful candidates will have experience of supervising or leading production operative teams within manufacturing / assembly environment.
  • Self-sufficient, self-starter, you will hold strong communication, analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to lead by example and experience.

The role is commutable from Banbury, Bicester, Northampton, Milton Keynes, Oxford and surrounding areas.

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

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PRODUCTION TIG WELDER

The Production TIG Welder will provide a high quality, efficient welding service within the production team and wider operations department. Working within a highly skilled and qualified welding team you will use a variety of jigs, fixtures, welding plant and manipulators to assemble and weld a wide range of products to exacting standards.

Production TIG Welder Package and Benefits:

  • £28,000 - £30,000 (£13.50 - £14.50 per hour) dependant on experience
  • £1,560 annual bonus
  • 40 hours per week 7am – 4:15pm, Monday to Thursday, 7am – 12pm on Friday’s
  • 30 days holiday (including statutory), rising to 34 days with service
  • 5% employer pension contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Early finish Friday’s

Commutable From: Milton Keynes, Leicester, Peterborough, Rugby, Kettering, Corby, Wellingborough, Banbury, Market Harborough, St Neots

Production TIG Welder Person Specification:

  • Proven experience of TIG welding within high technology production / manufacturing company.
  • Experience of welder coding to EN287-1 / ASME IX and / or PED.
  • Experience in welding stainless steel to a very high standard.
  • General interest in engineering, welding, and factory production operations.
  • Good PC skills including Outlook.
  • Production experience in a small batch capital investment goods environment.

Production TIG Welder Key Responsibilities (but not limited to):

  • Carry out all required welding work, to the highest standard.
  • Acquire the knowledge and qualifications for welding the complete size / range of instruments ensuring the necessary quality standards are achieved.
  • Carry out basic assembly related work such as expanding, pressure testing, helium leakage testing as required.
  • The Production TIG Welder will assist in other production related tasks, when required by the line team leader or Production Manager as appropriate within the line or wider production department.
  • Work in accordance with Health & Safety procedures as set out by the company, especially regarding Manual handling and PPE.
  • Support customer inspection activity.
  • Maintain all welding equipment / hand tools in good working condition and keep the welding bays tidy / organised in line with company housekeeping standards.
  • Assist in development of new production methods, to assist in improvements to the present product lines or development of new products.
  • Perform TPM and preventative maintenance tasks on equipment and fixtures as requested.
  • Support continuous improvement activity and take an active role in the implementation of improvements.

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

 

MATERIALS PLANNER

An opportunity for a Material Planner has become available to join a very busy, friendly manufacturing environment.

This is a busy manufacturing organisation, who are experiencing a steep upturn in work, which is offering greater stability and consistency.  

As the Material Planner, you will be given responsibility for ensuring a continuous raw material supply into their UK plants.

If you are a Material Planner, who is looking for an opportunity, that can offer you stability and growth, look no further!

The role is commutable from Coventry, Warwick, Leamington Spa, Daventry, Redditch, Banbury, Alcester and Evesham

BENEFITS OF A MATERIAL PLANNER

  • £35,000 - £38,000
  • EARLY FINISH FRIDAY
  • Day’s position
  • Flexible working hours
  • Work Pension and Good holidays
  • Free parking
  • Excellent long-term prospects
  • Plenty of development and progression

DUTIES OF MATERIAL PLANNER:

  • Ensure continuous raw material supply to all plants here in the UK
  • Review daily potential issues and risk to supply to plant
  • Daily review of stock
  • Maintenance of MRP parameters
  • Weekly supplier schedule releases
  • Daily supplier arrears reporting
  • Regular analysis of top materials by value to identify cost saving activities
  • Management of supplier delivery slots and transport needs
  • Vendor management
  • REQUIREMENTS OF MATERIAL PLANNER
  • Essential that you have experience of Material Planning
  • Ideally, you will have gained your experience from within a manufacturing environment
  • MRP knowledge, SAP would be beneficial but not essential
  • This would suit a motivated, energetic individual
  • Results orientated

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

 

PROCESS ENGINEER

A once in a lifetime opportunity has become available within a global, high end prestigious manufacturing company for a Process Engineer.  This role of Process Engineer will play a key role within their global network.

This is a truly state of the art manufacturing facility, who embrace new technology, and are absolute specialists, and who want the best Engineers to join them on.

If you are an ambitious Process Engineer, who is genuinely looking for a genuine career progression, then look no further. as here, the future is reinvented every day.

BENEFITS OF A PROCESS ENGINEER

  • £42,000 - £44,000
  • Car scheme
  • Superb Company Pension
  • Outstanding prospects
  • Bonus scheme
  • Free parking
  • Healthcare scheme
  • Long established manufacturing Business
  • A genuine chance to join a WORLD CLASS PRESTIGIOUS manufacturing business

DUTIES OF PROCESS ENGINEER

  • Support both production and process planning
  • Trouble shooting and problem solving
  • Review Test systems
  • Review test results to determine suitable parameters and support process optimisation of the Test system
  • Select suitable test equipment
  • Active participation in all processes of problem solving, Quality and continuous improvement such as WPS, 5a, KvO and CIP

REQUIREMENTS OF PROCESS ENGINEER

  • Degree qualified or equivalent
  • Process Engineering experience with strong technology knowledge
  • To be able to demonstrate a good understanding of product testing and equipment
  • An excellent understanding of quality methods and processes
  • Highly motivated
  • Superb problem - solving abilities 
  • Ambitious and keen to develop your own career.

The role is commutable from Walsall, Sutton Coldfield, Solihull, Redditch, Coventry, Northampton, Dudley, Tamworth, Birmingham, Brownhills, Cannock.

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

 

WORKS SUPERVISOR

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

 

CNC TURNER

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

 

TOOLING ENGINEER

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 

BENEFITS OF A TOOLING ENGINEER

  • £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

DUTIES OF A TOOLING ENGINEER

  • 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

REQUIREMENTS OF TOOLING ENGINEER

  • 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

 

MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER

Our world-leading client is looking for a Design Engineer, inside IR35. The initial assignment duration is 6 months with the possibility of extension.

This is a hybrid role, meaning you will be expected to work on site at Milton Keynes one day per week and will be working from home the rest of the time.

  • 6 months, possibly longer
  • £28.50 per hour (this role is inside IR35)

Mechanical Design Engineer Candidate Requirements

  • Creo CAD modelling (solid/surface) & design in context expertise essential, with an understanding of fundamental mechanical design.
  • Must be driven, a self-starter.
  • Degree in relevant engineering discipline with a minimum 2-years relevant experience is required.
  • Experience with plastic injection moulding / casting / fabrication design is highly desirable.
  • Understanding of fundamental mechanical design (DFM, DFA, static/dynamic loading, structural mechanics).
  • Expertise in selection of mechanical components, suitable materials & joining technologies to meet system requirements.
  • Experience following product development cycles & delivery of mechanical designs for key design gateways.
  • Ability to apply fundamental engineering principles from concept through to detail design.
  • Understanding of Geometric dimensioning & tolerancing leading to robust DFM & location strategies that aligns with Lean Manufacturing principles.

Mechanical Design Engineer Key Responsibilities (but not limited to)

  • This person will be responsible to deliver the design of components within the Mounting Systems commodity group for a commercial battery application.
  • Ensure a robust design and compatibility with other sub-systems and components (concept, design, quality, selection of right material and components and design for manufacturing).
  • Responsible for the specification, design & drawings of mechanical elements of their components.
  • The role will require an understanding of physical, informational, electrical & material interactions between components.
  • Deliver component requirements & meet quantitative targets (weight, cost, size) while ensuring a robust design that is right first time.
  • Ensure DFMEA, Engineering Specifications, Standards, Design Rules & Guidelines, Requirements, Statement of Work process/documents are effectively implemented in the design condition at the appropriate design maturity gateways.
  • Meet commodity timing plans to ensure the design team is able to deliver to critical program milestones.
  • Identify key mechanical failure modes & validation workstreams in order to capture these.
  • Lead issue resolution for mechanical component failures throughout validation.
  • Support Lead Engineers & Commodity owners with suppliers reviews through design phases, procurement of prototypes and production tooling development system multi-physics FEA models beneficial (static & dynamic).

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Design, R&D & Projects Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994

 

ACCOUNT MANAGER

An outstanding opportunity has a risen for a new Account Manager position with a leading IT company.

Do you have previous Account Management experience within IT? Would you like to be a part of a fast-paced company, using creative solutions to solve the complex IT problems of our day.

As an Account Manager, you will be working daily with the resellers and engage with them in areas that the company are looking to improve sales in. Your role will also include gathering intelligence from executives, channel and key customer segments about the market demand and future growth opportunities.

  • Private Medical Insurance
  • £45,000 - £50,000 – Depending on experience 
  • The chance to remote work at times 
  • Discretionary bonus paid annually 

Account Manager Duties:

  • Gathering intelligence from executives, channel and key customer segments about market
  • Participating and contribute in assigned individual and group projects with internal teams
  • Updating the newest technology, its implications in the industry and the company’s solutions portfolio and product line-up
  • Understanding the existing ecosystem of established platforms and drive solution adoption in assigned product segments
  • Assisting commercial team projects that involves complex and specific requirements

Account Manager Requirements:

  • Data driven, enthusiastic in field application of technology, data analytics, and advising on business insights
  • Network attached storage, AWS, Linux, Virtualisation, Storage Arrays, CCTV
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer science or Engineering would be preferable but not essential 
  • 5 years or more experience in Engineering, IP Technology, Data Centre, or Cloud & Storage systems
  • A clean driving licenses

This is a dynamic role and suitable ideally for someone with previous experience as a Sales Manager, Account Manager, Sales Director, Business Development Manager or Account Executive

This role is commutable from: Milton Keynes, Bedford, Northampton, Wellingborough, High Wycombe, Luton, Watford, St Albans, Cambridge

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Sales Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994

 

SALES MANAGER

An outstanding opportunity has a risen for a new Sales Manager position with a leading IT company.

Do you have previous Sales Manager experience in an IT role? Would you like to be a part of a fast-paced company, using creative solutions to solve the complex IT problems of our day.

As the Sales Manager you will be working daily with the Sales, Marketing and Technical Support teams who are all experts in their respective fields. 

  • If you’re looking to joining a stable innovative company, then this is the position for you
  • £45,000 - £50,000 – Depending on experience 
  • The chance to work remotely at times
  • Carpool system
  • Discretionary bonus paid annually 

DUTIES:

  • Understanding the existing ecosystem of established platforms 
  • Updating the newest technology
  • Working on projects with the internal teams 
  • Apply company solutions in real-world scenarios 
  • Drive solution adoption in assigned product segments
  • Gathering intelligence from executives

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Experienced working with the following IT systems:
  • Network attached storage, AWS, Linux, Virtualisation, Storage Arrays, CCTV
  • Technical Knowledge of Private Cloud storage 
  • A Degree in Computer science would be preferable but not essential 
  • 5 years or more experience in Engineering, IP Technology, Data Centre, or Cloud & Storage systems

This is a dynamic role and suitable ideally for someone with previous experience as a Sales Manager, Solutions Sales, Pre-Sales Manager, Pre-Sales Consultant or Account Manager 

This role is commutable from: Milton Keynes, Bedford, Northampton, Wellingborough, High Wycombe, Luton, Watford, St Albans, Cambridge

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Sales Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994