Job Description

This is an opportunity for an experienced Automotive Electrician to join a growing organisation at an exciting period of expansion.

You will be installing electrical systems on heavy vehicles at this successful manufacturer based in Droitwich.

Duties of the Automotive Electrician:

  • In the role of Automotive Electrician you will be responsible for the electrical fitting/testing/fault finding on new vehicles.
  • You will also be fault finding on used vehicles and assist with hydraulics / pneumatic fitting. 
  • This is a DAYS based role working Monday to Friday with a lunch time finish on Friday. There is also regular overtime available.

Requirements of the Automotive Electrician:

  • To be successful in this Auto Electrician position you will need to be time served and hold experience within automotive/ commercial vehicle electrics. 
  • We are seeking some who holds excellent organisation, time management + planning skills.

Benefits to the Succesful Automotive Electrician:

  • In return for your skills, the Automotive Electrician position offers a salary from £11 - £11.50 per hour depending on skills and experience. 
  • This is an opportunity to join this successful organisation at a time of growth and exciting period of change.

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

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We have a great opportunity for an experienced Model Maker to join a product development team of consumer related products.

The company have gained global recognition over the last few years and are now looking to add new skilled team members to their SW Midlands based product development department.

The role will be part of the prototype development side of the business and will be responsible for creating various new and exciting products, that will form part of the company’s product development plans for the next few years.

Model Maker Benefits:

  • £30,000 - £35,000
  • Pension 
  • 33 Days Holidays (Inc Bank Hols)
  • 1pm Finish on Fridays

Duties of a Model Maker:

  • The role will be responsible for creating designs and constructs tools and parts in a variety of materials such as wood and plastic. Use blueprints, drawings, and/or CAD designs to create models according to established specifications. 

Requirements for a Model Maker:

  • A formal trained background in the form of an Apprenticeship
  • 3 – 5 years Prototyping Model Making experience 
  • Capable of using workshop machines, including lathe, milling machine etc.
  • Strong ability to produce working prototypes from a range of materials 
  • Understanding of fabrication methods
  • Experience of working with electrical and consumer products
  • Problem solving skills 
  • Positive attitude and good team working skills
  • Ideally some CNC experience

The position will offer the chance to be a part of fast paced NPD team using the latest in 3D printing technologies. Their model making studio is a brand-new industry leading studio with excellent equipment and opportunities.

Commutable from: Worcester, Birmingham, Stourbridge, Tewkesbury, Cheltenham, Evesham

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

 

FLORIST

This is an opportunity for a Florist to join a growing Organisation that specialise in flowers and gift delivery at their new site in Droitwich.

Florist Role Benefits:

  • £24,000 - £29,000 salary (depending on experience)
  • Hours of work will be 12pm – 9pm, working Sunday to Friday on a 5 day rota 
  • 23 days holiday + paid Bank Holidays.
  • Company Medical Package
  • Pension 
  • Perkbox

Florist Role Description and requirements:

  • In this role you will joining a small team of Florists to arrange beautiful bouquets and flower arrangements using various techniques to then be despatched to customers all over the UK.
  • This is a key role within the business and will give you the opportunity to develop your skills and work creatively.
  • You will be making arrangements to specification sheets, however we are seeking someone with a creative flair who can make every bouquet look it’s best.
  • If you have previous experience of working as a florist, with a good knowledge of flowers, are flexible and a team player then we would love to talk to you about this opportunity.

This position is commutable from: Droitwich, Worcester, Kidderminster, Stourport, Redditch, South Birmingham, Bromsgrove and surrounding areas.

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Technical Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994

 

PROCESS ENGINEER

A growing manufacturing organisation are in the unenviable position, of being super busy, and are expecting to continue this growth well into next year. A well-established company, their technology has diversified and expanded over time, and now they have a need for a Process Engineer to strengthen their engineering team.

You will be given the responsibility for all technical aspects of life cycle management, including the development of new and current manufacturing processes.

They are in a lovely part of the world & the working environment is superb.   

Benefits::

  • £40,000
  • GROWING ORDER BOOK
  • PRESTINE WORKING ENVIRONMENT
  • EXCELLENT PENSION AND HOLIDAYS
  • UNIQUE MANUFACTURED PRODUCTS

Process Engineer Duties:

  • Development of new and current manufacturing processes and improving efficiencies, utilisation, and reduction / elimination of all waste forms
  • Lead and participate with the project teams for all process related activities form initial ideas to implementation of processes, including costs and budget controls
  • Creation of Project plans to determine improvement activities
  • Keep on top of technological developments in process engineering
  • Selection of equipment suppliers
  • Writing validation protocols and validation reports
  • Organise testig
  • Product specification, equipment, and service requirements
  • Process validation
  • New product introduction

Process Engineer Requirements:

  • Process Engineering experience is essential
  • Time study analysis
  • Validation experience
  • You will have gained your knowledge from preferably a modern manufacturing environment
  • Extensive knowledge of Lean tools and techniques
  • To have the ability to travel, both here in the UK and overseas (Europe, USA, and Asia)
  • Good knowledge of statistics
  • An excellent problem solver

The Process Engineer role is commutable from: Coventry, Leamington Spa, Redditch, Tewksbury, Banbury, Worcester and Birmingham

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

 

Probe Technical Recruitment is looking to recruit a dual skilled role as both a Laser Operator & Press operator on behalf of a leading manufacturer in the industry

The salary and the working pattern for this role as a Laser/press operator are as follows:

  • Salary - £31,000 – including shift allowance
  • Working pattern - 3 weekly rotating shifts of days – 6am to 2pm, afternoons – 2pm to 10pm, and nights – 10pm to 6am
  • Days of work - Monday – Friday with occasional overtime available at weekends.
  • Overtime
  • Pension

The experience required for this role as a Laser Operator & Press operator will be as follows:

  • To operate 5 axis and flatbed laser machines to process stainless steel & mild steel sheet or pressed components.
  • Previous experience in setting and operating CNC Laser Machines is essential.
  • The role will also include operation of Hydraulic & Mechanical Power Presses as & when required.

The skills required for this role as a Laser Operator & Press operator are as follows:

  • Conversant with operation and minor program modifications to 5 Axis and Flatbed Laser Machines.
  • Capable of carrying out basic daily/weekly maintenance of Laser Machines to ensure correct operation.
  • Ability to read and work from Engineering/CAD drawings at a basic/intermediate level.
  • Inspecting finished components against sample and drawings at defined frequencies.
  • Ensure accurate completion of all job activities including all associated administrative duties.
  • Ability to use precision measuring equipment such as vernier callipers.
  • Capable of identifying plant and equipment faults and reporting them to the Team Leader.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all Health & Safety Policies are adhered to.
  • Capable of maintaining good housekeeping in the process, particularly own work area.
  • Capable of working as part of a team to achieve deadlines.
  • Capable of transferring to other work within the manufacturing process, including operating production equipment and power presses.

This Laser Operator & Press Operator Role is commutable from: Nottingham, Newark, Grantham, Lincoln, and Mansfield

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

 

A Busy manufacturing organisation are now looking for a Moulding Technician to support their production facility.

They supply into a vast array of different manufacturing industry sectors, and are flat out busy, giving them stability and consistency.

This Moulding Technician role is commutable from: Birmingham, Walsall, Atherstone, Tamworth, Solihull, Brownhills, Cannock, Lichfield, Shenstone, Rugeley

Moulding Technician Benefits

  • £30,000 
  • 3 Shifts
  • Extensive Overtime
  • Busy, friendly manufacturing organisation
  • Superb stability and long-term prospects
  • A genuine chance to make an impact
  • 25 Days holiday on top of Bank Holidays
  • Staff canteen
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Subsidised healthcare
  • Work wear provided

Moulding Technician Duties

  • Injection Mould Setter
  • Installation of Tooling
  • Robot set up and process
  • Material changes
  • Colour changes
  • Process optimisation
  • 3 shift working

Moulding Technician Requirements

  • To have experience of setting plastic injection mould machines
  • Trouble shooting knowledge
  • Experience of Process optimisation
  • Tooling installations
  • Happy to work 3 shifts
  • This would suit someone who wants to work in a friendly, stable working environment where you would enjoy longevity and excellent prospects
  • There is also plenty of Overtime available

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

 

Overview for this Press Brake Setter / Operators role:

We are recruiting for an experienced press brake operator/setter position, whereby the operator needs to be comfortable setting the press brake, performing daily safety checks, understanding of the machine for operational and safety aspect is a must. Current presses operating 3x 3 Meter and 1x 4 Meter press.

The operator must be able to read technical drawings to produce the companies bespoke products. Whilst technical drawings are provided you will be expected to use your technical experience to ensure when setting your programme any issues you may come across will be dealt with and raised accordingly. Power press trained preferred but not essential. General understanding of fabrication is required.

Responsibilities and duties for this Press Brake Setter / Operators role:

  • Always follow all Health & Safety rules in the workplace, without fail. This means behaving in accordance with the company Health & Safety guidelines.
  • Ensure your press is in good working order before and after working shift.    
  • Ensure all work activities are geared towards achieving collective Operational KPI`s.
  • Ensure adherence to ISO: 9001, taking responsibility that quality checks are being done and that record-keeping within Prodsmart is maintained.
  • Support a 5S approach, ensuring your area is tidy and organised including a daily audit of your working area at the start / end of the shift.
  • To have basic knowledge and experience of working with the grades of steel used in Company fabrications (predominately Grade 304 with some DX51D & Grade 316).
  • Report any machine issues to Management as and when they arise.

Experience required for this Press Brake Setter / Operators role:

  • CNC Pressbrake Operation
  • CNC Pressbrake Setting
  • Good understanding of technical drawings
  • Basic understanding of general fabrication
  • Committed to high quality output and excellent customer service

Personal Attributes for this Pres Brake Setter / Operators role:

  • Good communication skills
  • Flexible can-do attitude. 
  • Ability to adapt to new technology and work to timetables and deadlines 

Hours and salary for this Press Brake Setter / Operators role:

  • Sunday to Thursday – 10pm to 6am
  • Hourly Rate – £16.62 per hour
  • Overtime during the week at x 1.33
  • Overtime during the weekend at x 1.5

The following areas are easily commutable for this role as a Press Brake Setter / Operators – Derby, Burton, Tamworth, Nottingham and  Mansfield 

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 Droitwich as a Production Buyer within a fast paced manufacturing environment. 

In exchange for their expertise the Production Buyer will receive:

  • A competitive salary of £35,000 depending on skills and experience.
  • Working Days Mon – Fri, early Friday finish
  • Busy and friendly manufacturing organisation

Key Roles & Responsibilities for the Production Buyer:

  • Develop and implement the commodity strategy to ensure achieving cost reductions without compromising the sustainable supply chain within rubber, fastener + metal pressing.
  • Co-ordinate work efficiently to ensure time bound targets are met for New Projects.
  • Make detailed comparisons between suppliers.
  • Identify areas of non compliance and closely monitor design changes 

Negotiate with customers / suppliers and maintain relationships with existing supplier base.

Skills & experience required for the Production Buyer:

  • Successful candidates will ideally hold a Business or Engineering Degree
  • To have gained your experience in a fast- paced production/manufacturing environment, ideally within Automotive Industry.
  • Excellent hands on negotiation skills and experience of supplier audit and quotation analysis.
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing practice would also be advantageous.

The role is commutable from Droitwich, Worcester, Stourport, Bromsgrove, Redditch, Stourbridge, and surrounding areas.

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Purchasing Recruitment Support since 1994

 

This is an opportunity for you to join a highly successful Manufacturing business based in Droitwich 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 Quality Engineer will receive:

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

Key Roles & Responsibilities for the Quality Engineer:

  • Visit customer / supplier plants
  • Ensure corrective actions are implemented
  • Arrange sorting of stock for Quality flow outs
  • Monitor customer/supplier returns
  • Investigate company supplier problems related to quality
  • Root cause analysis

Skills & experience required for the Quality Engineer:

  • 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 Droitwich, Worcester, Stourport, Bromsgrove, Redditch, Stourbridge, 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 Droitwich as a Plastic Injection Moulding Setter. Working Days or AM/PM – Monday to Friday within a well established company. Long-term prospects look fantastic, and you will be joining a growing friendly team

In exchange for their expertise the Moulding Setter will receive:

  • A Competitive rate of £12.69 per hour + shift premium depending on hours.
  • Working Days Mon – Fri OR rotating Double Day shifts 6am – 2pm / 2pm – 10pm Mon – Fri 
  • Overtime paid
  • Company pension and holiday pay

Key Roles & Responsibilities for the Moulding Setter:

  • Setting and changing of mould tools on moulding machines
  • Adjusting machine settings and carrying out process monitoring checks
  • Analyse and implement process improvement solutions
  • Basic programming of robots and de-gaters
  • Carry out quality checks (1st and last off samples)

Skills & experience required for the Moulding Setter:

  • Successful candidates will ideally have worked previously with injection mould tools or within plastics, and will have some knowledge of electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems.

This Moulding Setter role is commutable from Droitwich, Worcester, Stourport, Bromsgrove, Redditch, Stourbridge, and surrounding areas.

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