Job Description

A leading manufacturer are seeking an experienced Head of Safety, Environmental and Quality to lead with all Quality, Environmental, and H&S  strategy, processes, policies, legislation and legal obligations across all site operations within this expanding business.


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


  • Lead the development of Quality, Environmental, and H&S strategy, objectives/targets and implementation of best practices. 
  • Prioritise QEHS actions/initiatives and successfully transfer these to operational plans relevant to the level of risk.
  • Ensure QEHS systems and policies are applied across all departments.
  • Provide advice on legislative requirements / codes of practice.
  • Develop and maintain quality and environmental systems compliant with ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.
  • Work closely with other departments to ensure systems compliance and continuous improvement.


  • Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health and/or Environmental
  • Associate level certification to IEMA and/or general certification in NEBOSH
  • Minimum 5 year’s, experience in QEHS Management gained ideally within a manufacturing, chemical, or food/fmcg environment.
  • 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.
  • We are seeking a confident leader who holds the ability to inspire and motivate team members to exceed goals.

The HEAD OF SAFETY, ENVIRONMENTAL AND QUALITY 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



This is an opportunity for you to join a highly successful Manufacturing business based in Telford 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, busy, fast paced environment, with genuine prospects, then we would love to hear from you!

In exchange for their expertise the Quality Engineer will receive:

  • A competitive salary of £30,000 - £35,000 depending on skills and experience.
  • Working Days Mon – Fri, early Friday finish
  • 23 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Pension
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance

Key Roles & Responsibilities for the Quality Engineer:

  • Create plans to meet department objectives
  • Monitor and report progress, ensuring problems are identified and resolved.
  • Analyse the daily performance data and lead supplier improvement activities.
  • Supervise daily work and output and report against KPI’s and targets.
  • Investigate company supplier problems related to quality
  • Root cause analysis

Skills & experience required for the Quality Engineer:

  • Successful candidates will hold a recognised qualification in Quality or associated subject.
  • To have gained your experience in a fast- paced manufacturing environment
  • Excellent understanding of engineering drawings and GDT principles.
  • Knowledge and experience of ISO90001
  • Experience of internal auditing and supervisory skills.

The role is commutable from Telford, Stafford, Cannock, Wolverhampton, Shrewsbury and surrounding areas.

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


Due to continued growth, this long-standing business is looking to recruit an experienced SHEQ Manager, on a part-time basis, covering two local sites.

Reporting to the senior management team, they can offer a varied and structured career for the right candidate.

24 hours per week will be required, they can offer flexibility on days worked.

Salary: £38,000 - £40,000, dependant on experience (pro-rata)

Commutable From: Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, Lichfield, Cannock, Tamworth

SHEQ Manager Candidate Requirements

  • Experience working within Quality, Environmental and H&S Management systems
  • Completing internal and external audits
  • Implementation of documentation and procedures
  • Experience managing ISO standards
  • The SHEQ Manager will have experience of delivering health & safety training
  • NEBOSH Health & Safety

SHEQ Manager Key Responsibilities

  • Carry out site inspections to check policies and procedures are being properly implemented/followed
  • Keep records of inspection findings and produce reports suggesting improvements
  • Periodically monitor and update the company training matrix and organise training as required
  • Support the investigation of accidents and near misses and produce relevant statistics
  • Keep up to date all company ISO annual accreditations
  • Periodically review risk assessments for work activities and ensure these conform to the relevant guidance
  • Set up/attend H&S representative meetings. Each month you will report findings of internal audits and any significant H&S issues to the monthly senior management meeting
  • The SHEQ Manager may be required to deliver toolbox talks to the staff should we have a significant H&S incident

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


Are you a Quality Manager, looking to be part of a well-established, growing team in the Birmingham area as this is a wonderful opportunity to be part of a successful business, who next year, look to be set to increase their already high volumes as demand for their products soars.

As their Quality Manager, you will be given the responsibility to maintain and improve the existing quality standards. You will also be the primary contact for all customer concerns.

This role would suit either an experienced Quality Manager, or a Senior Quality Engineer, who is looking for that chance to move into a Quality management role.

The role is commutable from Walsall, Wolverhampton, Sutton Coldfield, Redditch, Solihull, Hall Green, Tyseley, Dudley, Tamworth, Birmingham, Brownhills, Worcester, Cannock and Aldridge 


  • £45,000 (flex)
  • Busy, stable customer base
  • Long established organisation
  • Huge potential for growth within this role
  • Excellent Pension and holidays
  • A genuine chance to make an impact


  • Resolution of customer concerns
  • Day to day control of Quality department
  • Lead, manage and be the main point of Quality on site
  • Maintain and develop existing Quality systems
  • Champion Continuous Improvements in Quality
  • Root cause analysis and implementation of corrective actions
  • Mentor your team and identification of training needs
  • Supplier Development
  • Internal audits
  • Manage absenteeism and holidays


  • You are either currently a Quality Manager or a Senior Quality Engineer looking to move into a Quality Manager role
  • Essential that you have experience of working in a manufacturing environment
  • Customer and Supplier exposure
  • This is a busy, challenging role and would suit an energetic, ambitious, highly motivated Quality professional

Are you up for the challenge?  Waste no time and send your CV ASAP!

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


Are you an experienced Quality Engineer, who is thinking about a career change for the New Year?

A very busy, friendly manufacturing organisation have a requirement for a Quality Engineer which is a fantastic opportunity to join a World class manufacturing organisation, who are going from strength to strength.  Not only can they offer you a competitive salary package, but the stability of working with a busy, friendly organization, and where your future prospects would be very positive

Quality Engineer Benefits

  • £28,000 - £35,000
  • Very friendly, busy organisation
  • Income protection
  • Superb long-term prospects
  • Work - place Pension
  • Good holidays
  • Free parking

Quality Engineer Duties:

  • Lead and facilitate 8D process
  • Manage customer related issues
  • Implement containment issues
  • Lead assembly dimensional analysis
  • Support APQP quality related activities
  • Maintain SPC and Control Plans
  • Internal Audits
  • Supplier liaison

Quality Engineer Requirements:

  • Strong Quality Engineer experience from within a high- volume manufacturing environment
  • ISO 9001 and IATF 16949 experience
  • Strong exposure to SPC and Control Plans
  • Supplier liaison experience
  • Customer focused
  • To have the ability to thrive in a challenging, fast paced environment

We can offer an IMMEDIATE START if needed

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


An ambitious engineering company are seeking a Quality Manager on a 3 – 6 month contract to recommend and implement required improvements and changes to the QMS. The company design, manufacture and provide mechanical engineering solutions into the automotive aftermarket and fleet industries. On the back of a strong year the company are in a period of growth and now require a Quality Manager to shape and implement Quality policies, plans, systems, and training.  


  • Fixed Term contract 3 - 6 months.
  • Daily rate in the region of £250 / day


This is an opportunity for an experienced Quality Manager to take ownership of the QMS by reviewing current Quality systems and shape and implement improvements and changes to internal procedures and documentation. 

Your Main Duties Will Be To

  • Demonstrate and lead a quality compliance culture, setting the required quality standards for product and processes as well as identifying and driving continuous improvement to quality systems / processes.
  • Manage the company QMS processes and infrastructure to ensure continued compliance and fitness for purpose.
  • Review quality concerns, analyse root cause and implement corrective actions.
  • Create, improve, and review standard operating procedures.
  • Develop, plan, and implement an annual audit plan, aligned to ISO9001
  • Develop key supplier relationships in relation to quality performance.


  • Candidates will need to demonstrate proven experience within Quality Management in a manufacturing / process environment and will hold a relevant qualification eg CQI/IRCA or equivalent.
  • In-depth knowledge and experience of ISO9001
  • Proven analytical skills and logical approach, including evidence of the use of quality tools
  • Excellent communication, relationship building, and negotiation skills, and a “hands on” approach.

The QUALITY MANAGER position is commutable from Gravesend, Dartford, Gillingham, Bromley, Croydon, Maidstone, Sittingbourne, Sheppey, Grays, Romford, Rainham, Brentwood, Seven Oaks and surrounding areas.

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


Client puts their employees at the heart of what they do as without them, they wouldn’t be where they are today. Their shift patterns are 12 hour shifts from 18:00 – 06:00, rotating on a weekly basis. In a nutshell, you work 7 out of 14 days (That means you are only working half of the year!)

Quality Auditor Salary: £24,083

Commutable From: Northampton, Corby, Peterborough, Leicester, Rugby

  • Role Function

The key focuses for the Quality Auditor is to audit the factory systems against agreed standards to ensure that the factory is complying to agreed practices at all times.

Candidate Requirements

  • The Quality Auditor will have experience in an FMCG environment
  • Customer focus to understand the needs of different customers
  • Have a clear understanding of good ethical practice
  • Able to demonstrate understanding and awareness of health & safety
  • Demonstrate knowledge of GMP & HACCP

Quality Auditor Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for carrying out audits in all areas of the factory, raising any findings from audits with the appropriate person/department to enable compliance.
  • Preparation and sampling of ingredients, finished product and swabbing to agreed schedule.
  • Calibration of designated equipment to agreed frequencies.
  • Collect, collate and filing of documentation as part of the due diligence.
  • Logging samples onto designated systems as required.
  • Responsible for ensuring quality and food safety policies and procedures are being adhered to throughout the factory using various methods and tools.
  • Imputing and trending of data to use in site and customer KPI reports to agreed frequency, where applicable.

Additional Responsibilities

  • Updating Policies and procedures and documentation to maintain ongoing approval to site certification and approval. Attend the site HACCP and TACCP meetings as required.
  • Liaise with suppliers over raw material non-conformances raised.
  • Monitor the site Pest Control arrangements.
  • Liaise with NPD team regarding new products launches, factory trials etc. collate information for QAS and line standard documentation.
  • The Quality Auditor will carry out audits of product being produced and setting up and evaluation of finished products through taste panels/QAS on site.
  • Support site metal detection arrangements. Investigate reported complaints, internal quality issues and investigate internal foreign body findings.
  • Assisting in preparation and delivery of samples to customers. Monitoring environmental policies and performance within the factory and wider environment are being adhered to.

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


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an ACCOUNTS CLERK to join a successful and expanding business on a fixed term contract for 6 – 12 months initially, with possible extension, located in Shenstone in the Heart of the West Midlands.

Hours & Benefits:

  • £25,000 - £30,000 salary depending on experience
  • Hours of work are Days office hours 8.30am – 4.30pm Mon – Fri
  • Fixed term contract of up to 12 months initially with possible extension.

Responsibilities of the Accounts Clerk role include:

  • Manage Company month-end accounts.
  • Manage all transactions including Payroll
  • Budgeting / forecasting
  • Producing sales and cashflow reports
  • Overseeing the smooth running of all transactions and ensuring prompt supplier payments
  • General day to day admin.

If you have the following attributes and experience, then we would be pleased to receive your application for this Accounts Clerk role:

  • Successful candidates will need to be AAT qualified.
  • Experience of working with Sage and excel is essential for this role and excellent IT skills.
  • Successful candidates will hold previous experience of producing month end accounts, overseeing monthly payroll processing, bookkeeping, and overseeing all transactions within an SME business. 

Submit your CV now to be considered for this fantastic opportunity. 

Commutable from Shenstone, Brownhills, Aldridge, Cannock, Walsall, Lichfield, Sutton Coldfield, Tamworth and surrounding areas.


The Planner / Buyer will be responsible for purchasing and negotiating fabrication materials from one or more vendors in support of the site strategy.  This requires evaluating vendor quotes and services to determine the most desirable suppliers, a familiarity with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the manufacturing procurement field. 

Planner / Buyer Salary, Hours and Benefits

  • Salary £28,000 - £30,000 dependant on experience
  • 7:30am – 4:00pm, 1:30pm finish on Friday’s (37.5 hours per week)
  • The opportunity to work within a globally recognised business
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Managed Occupational Health service
  • Retail shopping discount programme
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Bike to Work scheme

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

Planner / Buyer Candidate Specification

  • Minimum of 2 - 5 years of procurement experience, preferably in a heavy manufacturing or industrial environment.
  • Proficient computer skills in MS Office. (Word, Excel, Outlook), with excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Purchasing & Engineering Change experience in an MRP environment
  • Strong ability to assess engineering drawings and proceed to RFQ based on supplier capability, strong negotiating skills, ability to multitask, prioritize work and work closely with other departments.
  • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the procurement field.
  • Be able to take responsibility for resolution of issues.
  • You should be self-motivated, and results orientated and be able to work to time constraints & use own initiatives to solve problems.

Planner / Buyer Key Tasks

  • Buying responsibility for designated fabrication vendors to support plant & chamber production.
  • Ensure inventory levels are kept within set targets.
  • Support efforts to reduce RAW & WIP inventory.
  • Identify opportunities & support efforts to reduce cost.
  • Support NPPD activities, when requested.

Key Responsibilities (but not limited to)

  • Works with operations, planning and organizing all tasks.
  • The Planner / Buyer will review purchase request for material via MRP or manual purchase requisition.
  • Monitor purchase orders & net demand schedules to ensure required ‘need dates’ are achieved.
  • Must be able to develop excellent working relationship with both internal and external customers as well as suppliers.
  • Maintain supplier relationships in order to drive cost reductions while continually achieving the highest level of quality material.
  • Ability to interface with company and supplier senior management. Excellent negotiation, presentation, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Plan & expedite the required material to ensure availability to meet production demand whilst maintaining inventory levels to a minimum and in line with set targets.

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


Are you a CNC Setter Operator Leader looking for a New Year challenge then look no further as we have a superb opportunity for an experienced CNC Setter Operator to join a busy manufacturing organisation.

You will be joining a well-respected, long- established company, who are experiencing a significant uplift in their orders.  They supply into a vast range of industry sectors and as the CNC Setter Operator, you will be “hands-on” setting and operating Bard fed CNC Turning Machines.


  • £10 - £12 per hour (Dependant on Experience)
  • Night Shift premium to go on top of hourly rate
  • Choice of either Double Day or Nights
  • Extensive Overtime available
  • Excellent Pension and holidays
  • Busy, friendly manufacturing organisation
  • Long established manufacturing Business
  • Well respected and well known
  • A genuine chance to make an impact


  • Set and Operate Bar fed CNC Machines (Turning)
  • Working with drawings and specifications
  • There are some machining centres
  • Combination of HASS / Fanuc / Mazak / Mazatrol
  • Operators Considered if no previous Setting knowledge
  • Problems solving
  • Change inserts, drills and taps
  • Working to tight tolerances


  • CNC Operating experience
  • Setting CNC turning lathe machines would be ideal
  • Exposure to HASS, Fanuc, Mazak and / or Mazatrol would be the cherry on the cake!
  • Choice of shifts – either Double Days or Nights
  • Experience of changing off sets and insert, drills and taps

Immediate start available

The role is commutable from Redditch, Stourbridge, Halesowen, Solihull, Stratford-upon-Avon and Worcester

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