A busy long-established organisation now has a requirement for a Quality Manager.
They are a multi site FMCG organisation, with facilities in the UK and Europe offering a fast paced and dynamic working environment. This is a wonderful opportunity for an experienced Quality Manager to make a fast impact and As the Quality Manager, you will be tasked with being responsible for all aspects of the quality function, to ensure compliance.
Quality Manager Benefits:
£38,000 - £39,000
Be part of a long and successful business
Fast paced, dynamic working environment
New technology constantly introduced
25 days holidays
This role is commutable from Loughborough, Leicester, Peterborough, Leicester, Oakham, St Neots’, Northampton, Oakham, Corby, Burley, Braunston, Melton Mowbray
Duties of the Quality Manager
Develop and maintain quality systems
Champion continuous improvement initiatives
Manage the quality resources
Investigate customer complaints
Root cause analysis and implementation of corrective actions
Provide assistance with vendor development and selection
Site lead for customer and certification (ISO9001, BRC) audits
Conduct internal audits
Requirement of the Quality Manager
Proven experience of implementation and management of quality systems
You will have gained your experience from within manufacturing
You will have experience of working within a continuous improvement culture
Ideally, you will have gained your experience within a fast- paced manufacturing environment
A “hands-on” pragmatic approach, will work best
As would be the ability to work in a pressure, dynamic working environment
In return, you will be offered the chance to be part of a growing, busy, stable manufacturing organisation, where you will enjoy a long and enjoyable career.
Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Support since 1994
I am looking to recruit a Maintenance Electrician role for a leading global organisation within the Manufacturing sector. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a team to provide breakdown cover and maintain machinery and Automation equipment.
The shifts for the Maintenance Electrician role are Monday – Friday 6am-2pm / 2pm-10pm / 10pm-6am.
Salary up to £36,100
33 Days Holiday
Sick pay based on length of service, up to 24 weeks
Along with an NVQ Level 3/ ONC/ HNC/ HND/ City & Guilds in Electrical Engineering and 18th Edition trained. The ideal Maintenance Electrician must come from a manufacturing or packaging environment. Injection Mould experience would also be beneficial.
The Maintenance Electrician role will include and require you to have the following experience:
To provide shift breakdown cover on all machines, automation equipment and any ancillary equipment.
To provide PPM on machines, automation equipment and any ancillary equipment.
To work in an efficient and safe manner on breakdown repairs on all equipment
To support and implement progressive improvements of our existing manufacturing automation processes working with both internal and external resources.
We are keen to talk to Maintenance Engineers and Multi Skilled Engineers with an Electrical bias who can commute to Leicester, Corby, Peterborough, and Grantham.
Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Support since 1994
This is a great opportunity within a leading company’s centre of excellence, which is privately owned and with operations in 20 countries. In the UK, they develop and manufacture bespoke products, with over 90% being exported.
They currently have a number of patents, world firsts and are committed to continuous product development on a concurrent engineering basis.
R&D Technician Package and Benefits
£22,000 - £32,000
£4,000 company performance bonus
Free life Assurance
Joint contributory pension scheme,
Private medical insurance (after a qualifying period)
Ideally, you will be working in a laboratory now, or have done previously
The R&D Technician will have experience in electromechanical assembly of precision equipment preferably instrumentation related
Familiarity of manufacturing processes such as brazing and welding desirable. Familiarity of other wire joining processes (crimping, splicing, micro-welding, brazing etc.) is desirable.
Ability to understand and interpret technical drawings and documentation. Experience in using Solidworks or equivalent CAD software to construct 3D models desirable but not essential as training will be provided
Competent in soldering fine wires and components using high temperature solders including basic circuit board assembly and modification.
Experience in using 3D printer desirable but not essential as training will be provided. Experience of component testing in R&D environment including writing technical reports desirable but not essential
Experience of Microsoft Word and Excel
An interest in and understanding of physics/general science and electro-mechanics.
R&D Technician Key Responsibilities (this job description is not exhaustive; a full role description will be sent to you)
Provide support to the R&D department, including;
Receive and organise parts/design data including components by maintaining build records and logs of engineering models and prototypes
Organising and collaborating with Production for build processes such as brazing and welding.
Work closely with Production Engineering, sub-contractors and suppliers when necessary.
Occasionally inspect parts and/or work with Goods In department to ensure parts are correct to drawing.
Assemble components, engineering models and prototype meters.
Design (using Solidworks) and manufacture basic jigs, fixtures and assembly tools utilising our range of prototyping equipment (e.g 3D printing)
The R&D Technician will take ownership of the R&D lab;
Organising tools and equipment including managing and operating the rapid prototype printers. Process and submit print requests, maintain the stock of consumables. (Training will be provided)
Maintaining clean, tidy, organised and functional lab environment.
Specifying and proposing lab equipment to fulfil requirements of testing when necessary in cooperation with R&D Engineers
Assist with maintaining the stock of raw materials (e.g. metal/ plastic sheet, bar and tube etc.) and hardware.
Assist with maintaining the stock and safe storage of hazardous materials. Work in cooperation with the HSE department. (e.g. Keep a record of all hazardous materials being stored with associated COSHH and MSDS documents)
Assist with maintaining and operating laboratory equipment (e.g. oven/furnace, environment chamber, winding machine, microscopes, liquid nitrogen equipment etc.)
Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Design, R&D & Projects Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994