Quality Engineer

Job Description

This is an opportunity for you to join a highly successful Manufacturing business based in Burntwood as a Quality Engineer. Working Days, Monday to Friday within a well established company.

If you are an ambitious, energetic QUALITY ENGINEER, who is looking for a dynamic and fast-paced environment, with genuine prospects, then we would love to hear from you!

In exchange for their expertise Quality Engineer will receive:

  • A competitive salary of £30,000 - £35,000 depending on skills and experience.
  • Working Days Mon – Fri – flexible working hours options.
  • Busy and friendly manufacturing organisation
  • Opportunity to develop skills and make an impact.

Key Roles & Responsibilities for the Quality Engineer:

  • Support customers with product quality related issues.
  • Lead warranty & service problem-solving.
  • Audit current and new production processes to detect non-conformities and maintain process control.
  • Ensure the correct standards are in place.
  • Lead and drive practical problem-solving activities

Skills & experience required for the Quality Engineer:

  • You will ideally hold a recognised Engineering qualification.
  • Successful candidates will hold experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment, ideally within automotive supply.
  • Energetic and passionate about Quality, you will hold experience within Quality improvement and practical problem-solving.
  • This would suit a Quality Engineer who is looking to join a successful organisation with genuine prospects.

The role is commutable from Burntwood, Cannock, Lichfield, Rugeley, Tamworth, Aldridge, Walsall and surrounding areas.

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




Due to an upcoming retirement, a long-standing partner is recruiting a replacement HSEQ Manager.

This role is available on a full time or part-time basis (2 – 3 days per week).

The Company has over 30 years of experience, they are accredited and tested to some of the highest and most stringent standards, offering an all-in-one solution, including design, consultation, manufacture, installation and maintenance of projects.

Their goal is to be the number one supplier in their industry.

HSEQ Manager Salary: £25,000 - £35,000, dependant on experience (full-time or part-time hours available)
Hours: 8am – 4:30pm

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

HSEQ Manager Candidate Requirements

  • NEBOSH General Certificate.
  • IOSH Minimum membership – TechIOSH
  • Working towards C&G Level 5 qualification in Occupation Health and Safety Practice
  • IEMA Approved Associate Certificate
  • IEMA Membership minimum IEMA Associate
  • Quality qualification minimum Lead Auditor

HSEQ Manager Key Responsibilities

  • The HSEQ Manager will lead, develop & manage the behavioural SHEQ programme to include all current systems.
  • Monitor & maintain systems certification to CE Marking EN1090-1, ISO9001, ISO14001, OHSAS 18001 & RISQS Rail audits.
  • Determine & schedule audits to maintain systems accreditation and undertake internal audits.
  • Deliver toolbox talks & assist in the identification of training needs for employees amongst other responsibilities.
  • Provide expert support & advice for the site's behavioural HSEQ programme & to lead site-wide initiatives aimed at improving fair culture on site(s).
  • Act as the human factors specialist for the site, providing expert advice to the team on human performance into various HSEQ systems.
  • Give specialist human factors support to the branch & provide expert input into incident investigations, human failure analysis & change management.

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


We are looking for a SENIOR QUAILTY ENGINEER, to join a busy, manufacturing organisation. 

If you are an ambitious, energetic SENIOR QUALITY ENGINEER, who is looking for a dynamic, busy, fast-paced environment, with genuine prospects, then this is the job for you!

This is an International multi-site organisation; the sky is the limit where your career could go. 

As the SENIOR QUALITY ENGINEER, you will have the day-to-day control of quality assurance activities and provide support to APQP quality related activities.


  • £50,000
  • Working directly with the Senior Management team
  • Excellent Pension and holidays
  • Early finish Fridays
  • Busy and very friendly manufacturing organisation, very pleasant working environment
  • A genuine chance to make an impact
  • Other Benefits to be confirmed


  • Day to day control of quality assurance activities
  • Develop the relationship with the Quality Manager
  • Support APQP quality related activities
  • Control Plans and Product validation
  • Lead assembly dimensional analysis
  • SPC, Control Plans and Quality Alerts
  • Customer 8D reports
  • Ensure robust containment
  • Root cause analysis and implementation of corrective actions


  • ISO 9001 and IATF 16949
  • Good knowledge of auditing as well as risk-based thinking
  • To have gained your experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Excellent knowledge of Controls Plans and SPC
  • Energetic and passionate about Quality
  • This would suit a Quality Engineer who is looking for long-term prospects and commitment

The role is commutable from Walsall, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, Burton Upon Trent, Uttoxeter, Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Stafford, Cannock, Loughborough, and Aldridge

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



A role has become available for a QUALITY ENGINEER, within a well-known manufacturing company in the Stoke-on-Trent area.

This is an especially friendly, busy organisation, where you will be fully supported in your position who have a number of sites both here in the UK and in Europe.

The role is commutable from Stoke-on-Trent, Burton Upon Trent, Congleton, Buxton, Stafford, Macclesfield, Derby and Barton Under Needwood


  • £35,000
  • Work Pension and Good holidays
  • Free parking
  • Excellent career move 
  • Busy, friendly manufacturing organisation
  • Long-established manufacturing Business
  • Plenty of development and progression
  • Well respected and well known
  • A genuine chance to make an impact


  • Maintain Quality Systems
  • Maintain IATF Quality System
  • Conduct internal and external Quality audits
  • PSW sign off with customers and suppliers
  • APQP process
  • Root cause analysis and implementation of corrective actions
  • 8D problem resolution
  • Monitor scrap levels
  • Non-conformance
  • Relevant Quality experience from within manufacturing
  • Ideally experience of maintenance of IATF
  • Strong knowledge of 8D and 5 Why analysis
  • Internal and external auditing experience
  • This would suit a friendly, energetic individual

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



An exceptional opportunity has been created due to continuing expansion for a QUALITY AND MANUFACTURING ENGINEER.

This is a fascinating manufacturing facility, supplying into a wide range of different industry sectors, but predominantly, into precision engineering.

As the Quality and Manufacturing Engineer, you will be reporting into the Technical Manager, and you will be a key member of the team, focusing on major OEM customer requirements

You may be either a Quality Engineer, looking to expand into Manufacturing Engineer, or a Manufacturing Engineer, looking to expand into Quality, the opportunity is here!

Commutable from Preston, Skelmersdale, Leigh, Warrington, Wigan, Liverpool, St Helen’s, Blackburn, and Bolton


  • £36,000
  • Work - Place Pension
  • Early finish Friday
  • You will be joining a highly prestigious precision engineering 
  • Very busy, friendly organisation
  • Superb genuine progression available 


  • Conduct capability studies and provide analysis of results
  • Carry out audits to automotive standards
  • Root cause analysis and implementation of corrective actions
  • Problem-solving in Quality
  • PPAP’s
  • Support and coordinate the management of quality problems
  • Prepare documentation
  • Champion continuous improvements
  • Use of CMM


  • You may be a Quality Engineer, looking to expand your role to include Manufacturing Engineering,
  • Or you may be a Manufacturing Engineer, looking for more involvement in Quality
  • This is a high precision engineering organisation, and your experience should be relevant to manufacturing
  • To have the ability to close complex or minor quality issues
  • Data driven 
  • This would suit a customer facing sort of personality
  • Any CMM experience would be beneficial though not essential

There is plenty of scope within this role if you are an ambitious Engineer.

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



An amazing opportunity has arisen for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer to join a tier 1 automotive company based near Stoke-on-Trent. My client has three sites across the UK and supplies to some leading car manufacturers. 

My client is looking for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer who will be responsible for the maintenance of all plant machinery and equipment. This role is a x3-shift rotating pattern. 

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer Role Benefits:

  • £40,000
  • OT at premium rates. 
  • 23 days holiday + BH 
  • 5% company pension.
  • Company Training. 
  • Progression. 
  • Early finish Fridays. 

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer Role Description: 

  • To maintain and repair all plant machinery and equipment. 
  • Project work to improve plant efficiency 
  • x3 Rotating shift pattern Days/Afternoons/Nights. 
  • Attend breakdowns. 
  • Carryout planned maintenance work. 
  • Organise and liaise with contractors. 

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer Skills and Qualifications:

  • Recognised electrical or mechanical qualification (HNC, BTEC, NVQ L3) 
  • A good knowledge of PLC systems, HMI’s DC drives, Inverter controls. 
  • Electrical installations. 
  • Understanding of hydraulic and pneumatic systems. 
  • ABB robot knowledge is advantageous.
  • Good IT skills essential. 
  • Well organised. 

This really is a great opportunity for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer to join this fantastic company. Please apply to find out more information. 

This Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer position is commutable from: Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Stoke-On-Trent, Crewe, Stafford, Telford, Market Drayton, Cannock.



This is the opportunity for an experienced Production Planner to join a UK leading business, who are long-standing, well respected and continuing to lead the way in their industry.

From their Midlands HQ, they support clients across a multitude of industries, including Engineering, Rail, Construction, Energy and Material Handling.

Production Planner Salary, Hours & Benefits:

  • £32,000 - £34,000
  • Monday – Thursday, 7:45am to 4:45pm, 2:15pm finish on Fridays
  • Sick Pay
  • Life Insurance
  • Free parking

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

Production Planner Candidate Specification

  • Experience of production planning processes, ideally gained in a steel fabrication setting or working within a manufacturing environment.
  • The ability to accurately update and maintain management information systems, ideally experience of using StruMIS preferred (but is not essential).
  • Confident in using Excel spreadsheets with the ability to learn and use new IT systems.
  • Strong time management skills and the ability to prioritise and schedule workloads.
  • Read and understand Engineer’s Technical drawings.
  • The Production Planner will have an understanding of supply chains and associated lead times.

Key Responsibilities

  • The Production Planner will control the workflow through the shopfloor, by co-ordinating the material to support production.  
  • Responsible for managing all material planning through client’s system, issuing, and releasing jobs for both machining prep and manufacturing.  
  • Lead initiatives to create and effectively utilise planning strategies to drive the production scheduling requirements.  
  • Other responsibilities will include coordinating weekly production schedule meeting with Divisional Heads, Project Managers and purchasing to discuss production requirements and prep capacity.  
  • Prepare, maintain, monitor and measuring production and prep capacity against KPIs to ensure timely feedback on any issues to make sure production output goals and customer deadlines are met.

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



This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Sales Manager who has strong experience in Engineering, Manufacturing or IT Sales/Solutions industry. Your role as Sales Manager will be to handle existing dealers and promote company products & services through its channel partners. 

  • Starting Salary - £45,000 + DOE
  • Hybrid Working
  • Very high Commission Scheme  
  • Private Medical Insurance 
  • Company Car + Onsite Parking 

If you have experience as a Sales Manager in either the Manufacturing, Engineering or IT Sales/Solutions/Software industry, then this position could be for you. 

Sales Manager Duties:

  • Identify, develop, implement & manage revenue growth campaigns, promoting sales of equipment, service & consumable products across all dealers
  • To communicate to distributors on all product and service updates and information relating to targeted commercial initiatives, special offers or promotions
  • To present new business start-up package templates for prospective new dealers
  • To support trade, business conferences and trade associations as required
  • To create training plans and conduct training for dealers or end users as required

Sales Manager Requirements:

  • Experience in a similar role, proven track record of sales growth and a track record in relationship building with strong account or dealer management
  • Preferred experience in a Retail B2B environment with a track record in software solutions related sales 
  • Experience of an established Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system and its application and importance in day-to-day duties
  • MS Office proficiency with a good understanding of IT, software & IT solutions
  • Full driving license

This is an exciting role and suitable for someone who has previously worked as an Account Manager, Sales Manager, Account Director, Business Development Manager, Area Sales Manager or Sales Manager

This Sales Manager role is commutable from: Coventry, Smethwick, Birmingham, Tamworth, Worcester, Derby, Burton on Trent, Sutton Coldfield, Solihull, Cannock, Walsall, Telford or Rugby

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Sales Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994