Job Description

A once in a lifetime opportunity has arisen.  

A magnificent position is now available for a Senior Project Manager within a Bespoke Engineering Team.

As the Senior Project Manager, you will be responsible for steering Bespoke features and projects to meet pre-agreed milestones.  The opportunities available within this groups are truly outstanding, and your progression would be actively encouraged within the group.


  • £60,000 - £65,000 Dependant on experience
  • Very generous relocation package available
  • X2 Company cars (No tax implications)
  • Second to none prospects
  • Excellent Pension
  • Healthcare for family
  • Bonus
  • Working directly with the Senior Management team
  • A genuine chance to make an impact


  • Overall responsibility for delivering Bespoke features to meet project milestones
  • Take new features from concept, through engineering construction, development, and release
  • Managing a small team consisting of Digital / Electrical Engineers and Mechanical Engineers
  • Leading the team with innovation, creativity, and continuous improvements
  • Linking a wider leadership team within engineering, purchasing and quality


  • Engineering Degree or equivalent 
  • New Product Introduction experience
  • Extensive product development and validation experience, electrical knowledge essential
  • People management, with coaching and development skills
  • Experience of milestone product development processes / gateway processes
  • A passion for development
  • Connected Apps / cloud-based integration experience would be highly advantageous
  • The ability to juggle multi projects at one time
  • An outstanding communicator
  • Committed to continuous improvements
  • A sense of humour is essential!

This is the most exciting position, offering you a wonderful, long erm career, within a truly exciting world leading, highly reputable brand.

The role is commutable from Chichester, Crawley, Winchester, Southampton, Brighton, and Basingstoke.

A very generous relocation package is available

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



Technical Manager 

Innovations & New Technologies 

One of the leading automotive manufactures in the UK are now looking to enhance their technology team with a lead position to manage the integration of innovative technologies for their bespoke vehicle division. 

The role will be responsible for providing the overall delivery of bespoke features and projects inline with the pre-agreed milestones, ensuring new technology and features can be effectively delivered within a multi-disciplined team, from concept through to development and to release and construction. 

Technical Manager Benefits:

  • £60,000 - £65,000
  • Up to two Company Cars 
  • Excellent Separate Bonus Schemes (Personal & Site Performance)
  • 34 Days Holidays (Inc Bank Hols)
  • Private Health 
  • Pension
  • Relocation Package 

Technical Manager Responsibilities:

  • The position will be accountable for the delivery of bespoke new features. Dealing with the technical integration of Electrical, Electronic and Software applications to enhance a customer’s driving experience. 
  • The role will also be responsible for a small team of direct reports that consists of electrical certification and validation, digital and electronic development engineers. 
  • Liaison with other key important departments and stakeholders such as, Sales & Marketing, Design, Manufacturing and Purchasing will also be an integral part of the role. 
  • The day-to-day function of the role is to create and develop pathways to ensure critical aspects of multiple projects can be achieved and delivered within pre-agreed timescales. New Product Development and Introduction will form a major part of the position and a relevant background in a technical / electronic R&D remit is essential.

Technical Manger Requirements:

  • The right person for this position must have an enthusiastic approach to work and a strong understanding of new product development, with knowledge of industry process best practice.
  • Good liaison and communication skills with the ability to Join a leadership team within a dynamic engineering organisation that consists of many department managers and stakeholders.
  • A track record of effectively delivering integrated product solutions within pre-agreed timescales.
  • Ability to create a strategy and product plan for the coming years and provide a pathway forward.
  • Engineering degree or equivalent - Mechanical or Electrical / Electronic (Electrical component development experience)
  • Exposure to Software and IoT Applications
  • Extensive experience within product development (NPD)
  • Excellent People management, coaching and development skills
  • Experience of Automotive component development and testing processes (Essential)
  • A proven background in product development processes and gateway processes
  • Ability to manage multiple projects of differing timelines
  • Knowledge of automotive engineering / release systems

This is a great opportunity to join a busy and dynamic organisation where new technology and innovation is part of the daily routine of the job.

Commutable From: Basingstoke, Havant, Worthing, Horsham, Chichester, Waterlooville

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


A manufacturing company in the Oxfordshire area, now have a requirement due to expansion and increased productivity for an experienced CNC Programmer.  This exciting opportunity is working within a busy, Precision Engineering manufacturing organisation that manufacture precision components for a number of industries including Aerospace.


  • £34,000 - £37,500
  • 23 Days Holiday, increasing with service + Bank holidays
  • Days based role working Monday – Friday 39 hrs p week.
  • Life Assurance and Death in Service
  • Pension


  • This is an integral role where you will program, set and operate CNC Lathes / Mills
  • You will read and interpret from engineering drawings to enable programming, setting and manufacture.
  • Create layout sheets to document tooling, tools, set ups and machine parameters.


  • Experience in programming and operating 3, 4, & 5 axis CNC machines CMM programmes and will ideally hold a time served apprecticeship.
  • Good Knowledge of and experience with  Fanuc (ISO) or Heidenhain controls
  • Previous experience of large machining.

The CNC PROGRAMMER role is commutable from Newbury, Wantage, Abingdon, Oxford, Aylesbury, Bicester, Banbury, Swindon, Thame, High Wycombe, Marlow, Maidenhead

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


A leading manufacturer are seeking an experienced Health, Safety and Environmental officer to support with the implementation and delivery of Health & Safety, Quality, and Environmental strategy, processes, policies, legislation and legal obligations across all site operations within this expanding business. You will be joining a SHEQ team to ensure all systems and policies are being met across the business. 


  • Excellent Company pension
  • Private Healthcare and life assurance
  • Competitive Salary package
  • Holiday purchase scheme and long service awards


  • Support the delivery of Quality, Environmental, and H&S policies across all departments. 
  • Provide advice on legislative requirements / codes of practice.
  • Maintain quality and environmental systems compliant with ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.
  • Conduct Audits and Risk Assessments to ensure compliance.
  • Organise and deliver training on legislative requirements.


  • Minimum 2 year’s, experience in a Health & Safety role gained ideally within a manufacturing, chemical, or food/fmcg environment and will ideally hold  NEBOSH certificate and be IOSH certified.
  • Experience in dealing with regulatory agencies (HSE, Environment Agency, Councils)
  • Understanding and experience of Safety / Environmental Management Systems inc ISO 40001 and ISO 9001
  • A superb communicator (written and verbal) with excellent planning, time management and organisation skills.

The HEALTH, SAFETY & ENVIRONMENTAL OFFICER ROLE is commutable from Aldridge, Lichfield, Tamworth, Walsall, Cannock, Stafford, Burton on Trent, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham and surrounding areas.

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


I am currently recruiting for an experienced Aluminium Window Fabricators for my client in West Bromwich:

Hours and salary for this Aluminium Window Fabricators role:

  • Salary - £12 to £14 PER HOUR – OVERTIME at X 1.5 – WEEKLY PAID
  • Monday – Friday -  8 – 4.30 with 30 mins for lunch.
  • 28 days holiday
  • Contributory Pension Scheme 
  • Life Assurance 
  • Health Insurance 
  • Free Parking 

This indow Fabricators role will involve but not be limited to:

  • Experience with AL UK Systems
  • Experience with Seniors Systems
  • Experience with Reynaers Systems
  • Experience using a manual non-CNC router.

Essential experience required for this Aluminium Window Fabricators role:

  • Experience in manufacturing Aluminium doors, windows, and curtain wall
  • Someone who can fabricate doors from drawings, cut the bars, fabricate the job, glaze in the glass and have it ready to go.
  • Glazing experience
  • Ability to read drawings and cutting sheets
  • Able to use measuring equipment
  • Ability to use mitre saw
  • Able to work on own initiative, and sometimes tight deadlines
  • Willingness to ‘chip in’ in other areas – as we are a small company

Personal Attributes for these Aluminium Window Fabricators  roles:

  • Good communication skills
  • Flexible ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Ability to adapt to new working practises

This role is commutable from: Wolverhampton, Birmingham, Dudley, Wednesbury, and Smethwick.

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


This is a great opportunity for an experienced Piling Design & Estimating Engineer with a leading UK business. The business has multiple sites, a 76 million turnover with aspirations of pushing on further. This is a permanent full-time work from home role, with a couple of visits to the South East office per month, so the incumbent can be based any where within reason.

Piling Design Engieer Benefits:

  • Full time homeworking
  • £50,000 salary plus car allowance or company vehicle
  • 33 days holiday
  • Share scheme
  • Discretionary bonus
  • 6% employer pension
  • Life cover

This senior Piling Design role is pivotal in the development of the South East Regional Office within the piling discipline. Substantial experience will be gained in CFA, CHD, Tubular Steel and Precast driven piles for a market leading specialist renowned for innovation and development.

  • Reporting to the Area Manager, you will cover all aspects of the regional piling work winning activities with a certain level of autonomy (depending on experience), in respect of pile design and technical sales including CFA, CHD, Tubular Steel and Precast Driven. Some overlap may occur with the Mini piling team in respect of technical support and sales, and liaison with other regions will be required in terms of sales intelligence, pricing levels and R and D.
  • This role offers much diversity in terms of work activities from design, through estimating, technical sales and then follow up, in a demanding yet extremely challenging environment working for a highly regarded specialist.
  • Piling Design will include bearing piles, tension piles laterally loaded piles and retaining walls. Design includes both tender and contract design and site redesign as required.
  • The individual will manage all incoming piling enquiries, including assessment of opportunities and allocation of tenders/designs and includes estimating, tendering and client interaction / negotiation to the point where orders are secured, and provide ongoing support throughout the life of a project if required.
  • There will be some work providing support dealing with site issues as and when these arise. This includes contract redesigns, rectification of design issues and liaising with external approving authorities and Engineers if required.
  • Reporting to the Area Manager the role should provide effective control of the Technical and Estimating element of the discipline ensuring compliance with the company management system and business strategy.

Piling Design Engieer Person Specification:

  • You will preferably be a Chartered Civil Engineer
  • Client is looking for proven Piling Design experience, CFA and retaining walls
  • You will be a solid, well experienced Piling Design Engineer. If required, the estimating side can be taught
  • Flexibility, attending the South East office a couple of times per month

Probe Technical Recruitment, a Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Specialists since 1994