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 opportunities for experienced Fabricator / Welder to join a growing organisation at an exciting period of expansion.

You will be working on a range of fabrications at this successful manufacturer based in Droitwich.

Duties of the Fabricator / Welder:

  • As part of the Fabrications team, we have opportunities for MIG fabricators (medium, light and heavy), Sheet Metal Fabricators, and Aluminium Fabricators.
  • 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 Fabricator / Welder:

  • To be successful in this position you will need to be able to demonstrate experience of either MIG +/or TIG Fabrication with Aluminium, or heavy and medium grade steel, and/or sheet metal. 
  • You will ideally hold experience of plasma cutting, oxy acetylene cutting manual press break operation, hand tools (grinders and drills) and have a minimum of 2 years industry experience.  
  • You will also need to be able to read and interpret engineering drawings and be a good team player.

Benefits to the Fabricator / Welder

  • In return for your skills, this Fabricator/Welder position offers a salary from £11 - £12.50 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

 

A long-established vehicle manufacturer with a proud history of building robust and bespoke products to a very high-quality standard for their customers, is currently seeking to strengthen their manufacturing team with a Final Assembly Manager.

The company are known for their ability to tailor and incorporate the specialist and specific needs of their customers by fitting new specialist equipment and structural and fabricated parts, components and materials to commercial vehicle chassis systems.

They can offer a range of services and hold an extensive selection of equipment which can be incorporated within short lead times. 

The role requires a Manager to oversee the final build and assembly workshop. It will manage the final vehicle assembly covering a wide range of vehicles and specialist equipment.

The main duty will be to manage the vehicles final stages of the build from equipment that is mounted to commercial chassis, pre delivery inspections, H&S testing to IVA test approval. Auto electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems fittings.

A suitable candidate should have the following experience:
 

  • At least 4 years’ experience of working in a vehicle or commercial vehicle assembly environment. 
  • Exposure of fitting equipment and fabrications to chassis systems
  • Inspection of post fittings and assembly work
  • A good knowledge of vehicle electric, harness and Hydraulic / Pneumatic systems fitting. 
  • Good Team Management skills
  • Good understanding of manufacturing and product fitting procedures
  • Good exposure to Final Assembly Test, Sign off and Safety requirements. 
  • Good Communication skills 

This is great opportunity for an experienced Final Assembly Manager or someone who has worked in the Final Assembly of Commercial Vehicles with some responsibilities for approval and sign off, to join a stable and progression organisation with order books already full for most of 2021.

Salary and Benefits:

  • £30,000 - £35,000
  • Pension
  • Bonus
  • Mon – Fri – Days 

Commutable from Birmingham, Worcester, Coventry, Cheltenham, Bunbury, Stourbridge, West Bromwich

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

 

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.   

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
  • Product specification, equipment, and service requirements
  • Process validation
  • New product introduction

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Process Engineering experience is essential
  • You will have gained your knowledge from preferably a high-volume 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

BENEFITS:

  • £40,000 (dependant on experience)
  • Excellent holidays and pension
  • Superb working conditions
  • Busy organisation with plenty of growth potential

The role is commutable from Coventry, Leamington Spa, Redditch, Tewksbury, Banbury, Worcester

Probe Technical Recruitment, Manufacturing & Production Recruitment Specialists since 1994

 

We are currently working with an organisation that designs and manufacture specialist bespoke machinery for customers in the Oli & Gas, Nuclear and the Chemical and Petrochemical industry sectors.

The organisation is currently seeking a Senior Controls Systems Engineer to create & develop, programme & configure and support the commission and build phases of PLC biased controls systems into bespoke machinery.

Projects can vary in size, cost and output, so experience is key with this role to deliver a successful part of the programme within time, budget and spec.

The Senior Control Systems Engineer role is focused on the creation of products in line with customer requirements and budget. This requires large amount of communication with the Engineering team, Customers, Sales, Procurement and Manufacturing. You will be required to provide updates to customers and host design reviews internally and externally, visiting sites where necessary. 

Working in line with the business Quality Management System (QMS) with a focus on continuous improvement of the company and products. The role will be expected to have a comprehensive understanding of PLC * HMI programming and be able to create programs for bespoke systems through modification of existing software and creation of new software. You will work independently, creating programs that satisfy the customers’ requirements.

Benefits:

  • Salary c£38,000 - £40,000
  • Pension
  • Healthcare
  • 25 Days Holidays + Bank Holidays

Responsibilities:

  • Independent programming of Siemens PCL / HMI based systems.
  • Reading and understanding of P&IDs, specifications & control narratives.
  • Carry out regular design reviews with the team and customer.
  • Making modifications to HMI screens and operations in line with internal and external feedback.
  • Specification of requirements to allow third parties to design & build Control Panels.
  • Management of third parties designing electrical control panels.
  • Checking of third-party designs including but not limited to:
  • Control Panel electrical design / physical layout.
  • Electrical control component selection / specification.
  • Electric / Hydraulic / Pneumatic actuation specification.
  • Ensure designs conform to industry, customer and company standards.
  • Analyse designs using suitable tools.

Key Skills:

  • PLC & HMI programming (Siemens).
  • Understanding of relevant industry standards (eg, LVD)
  • Electrical design / component specification/ drafting, (AutoCAD preferred)
  • Familiarity with pressure related products.
  • Strong IT skills: Microsoft Project, Excel, Word, Outlook etc.

Experience & Qualifications:

  • Proven working experience as an Electrical / Controls Engineer programming PLCs
  • BEng or BSc (Hons) in Electrical Engineering or equivalent 
  • Experience working with bespoke systems / machine design and manufacture.
  • Control of electro-mechanical systems, hydraulics and pneumatics or associated supply.
  • Industry experience; (custom machine design, high pressure / hydraulic systems).

This is a great opportunity to join a busy organisation where you will be the sole Controls Systems expert on site.

Commutable from – Blackburn, Bolton, Manchester, Wigan, Oldham, Preston
 

 


This Engineering Manager role is a new role due to company development and so an outstanding opportunity to make your mark!  It  offers excellent benefits: Excellent Salary and Profit Share Scheme! Healthcare Plan! Super holiday entitlement, Company Pension 10%!  Continued Training and Development Opportunity! 

As the Engineering Manager, you will be working for a leading Food Manufacturer.  The company have been established for several decades and are going from strength to strength! They are recognised throughout their field for their outstanding quality product / service.  They have remained busy throughout the pandemic; you would be joining an incredibly stable organisation.

Benefits for the Engineering Manager:

  • £45,000 - £50,000
  • 33 days holiday plus your Birthday off!
  • Profit Share Scheme paid Twice per Year.
  • Dividend Payment paid annually .
  • Company pension Scheme - 10%
  • Healthcare Plan
  • Excellent training and development opportunities

As the Engineering Manager, your duties will include:

  • To Manage and ensure the machinery are kept in good working order by scheduling timely maintenance –  regular and ad-hoc - via management of the various engineering resources.
  • Develop and Maintain TPM schedules to achieve the highest standard of engineering at all times.
  • Work with and educate Production teams and management, in order to reduce machine down time.
  • Work in partnership with the Production & Technical Managers to address any improvement opportunities.
  • Lead and performance manage your team of engineers, to include performance reviews and relevant training/development activities are undertaken. 
  • Control projects from start to finish including sourcing equipment controlling contractor enforcing CDM rules and updating health and safety files. 
  • Ensure all machines are maintained to the highest possible standards.
  • Responsibility for implementing communicating and maintaining a food safety culture as outlined within the FSSC22000. 
  • Ensure that staff are adequately trained and competent in all aspects of Food Safety Management

I would be very interested in speaking with you if you are/ have:

  • Previous Experience as an Engineering Manager
  • Previous experience in the Food Manufacturing Sector
  • Ideally HNC in Electrical and Mechanical engineering or similar
  • People management qualification
  • IOSH qualification or similar
  • Ideally food hygiene level 3
  • NEBOSH is desirable.
  • Ideally Scissor lift and Boom trained.
  • Knowledge of  Word, Excel and Microsoft Outlook;
  • Planning and scheduling skills;
  • Strong Leadership with the ability to build strong working relationships;
  • Ability to organise and prioritise.
  • Knowledge of health & safety requirements i.e. contractor issues, H&S regulations

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

 

This is your chance, as a skilled EDM Operator to work with a long-standing company, who have successfully supplied components to a variety of precision-critical sectors, including Aerospace, Oil & Gas and General Engineering, offering a specialist EDM service.

The EDM Operator / Supervisor will join a small team of skilled engineers, who work closely together.

Salary and Hours:

  • £29,000 - £32,000 dependant on experience
  • Paid Overtime
  • 34 Days Holidays
  • Mon – Thurs 7.00am to 4.15pm  
  • Fri 7.00am – 12pm
  • Overtime paid at time a 1/3 

EDM Operator Key Experience Required:

  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings then translating to setting up parts on machines is a necessity.
  • Proficient in working to tight limits and finishes.
  • Being capable in shop floor measuring equipment.
  • Excellent awareness of health and safety aspects at work.
  • Work well under pressure as very busy section.
  • Able to organise a team of engineers and prioritise production needs in a supervisory capacity.

Machining Experience Required:

  • Agie Charmilles - Fast Hole Drill, Form 30 and Sink Machines
  • Ona Machines

Commutable from; Coventry, Leicester, Bedworth, Nuneaton, Rugby, Hinckley

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