This is an opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Engineer to join a leading Manufacturing company based just outside of Stoke on Trent to undertake breakdown and preventative maintenance on plant machinery in this high volume manufacturing facility.
Manufacturing Automotive products from their site just outside of Stoke on Trent they are the largest UK manufacturer in their market. This opportunity offers security and stability for the right candidate. With continued training and development there is potential for promotion in the longer term, whilst be supported by a friendly and welcoming team.
In this role you will be responsible for both Reactive & Preventative Maintenance on plant and machinery as part of a team within this high volume manufacturing environment.
You will carry out fault finding and repair on machinery including hydraulic and pneumatic equipment.
Joining an existing Maintenance team, this is an integral role to ensure minimal downtime and continuous improvement.
Maintenance Engineer Skills and Qualifications:
Successful candidates will ideally hold a recognised Time served Apprenticeship, supported by Engineering qualifications.
I would be keen to hear from Maintenance Engineers or Multiskilled Maintenance Engineers who have experience supporting machinery in a Heavy Industrial/ Manufacturing environment.
Strong mechanical abilities are key to this role, including welding a fabrication and experience of hydraulic and pneumatic equipment. Electrical fault finding abilities would also be of benefit.
If you hold good communication skills, are flexible, able to work independently, and are a team player then we would love to hear from you.
In return you will joining a market leader in their field at an exciting time of growth. In return for your commitment, this Organisation offers a stable and secure career and the opportunity for further development. We are keen to discuss this position with Multi skilled, or Mechanically biased Engineers.
This Maintenance Engineer position is commutable from: Stoke on Trent, Uttoxeter, Stafford and surrounding areas.
Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Support since 1994
We have a great opportunity to be part of an established but growing SME, who are seeking to strengthen their R&D team with a Senior Design Engineer.
The company have a strong track record in the bespoke vehicle development field and have already launch and released a series of successful products to market in recent years.
They are now seeking to expand their product capabilities with the design and development of a new range of vehicles and are seeking a good mechanical biased engineer to join their ranks. They are investing in New Product Development and producing innovative, pioneering products, whilst continually to refine their existing range is the direction the company are committed to going forward.
As one of the R&D Senior CAD Engineers, you will be a competent engineer with a hands-on approach, sharing workloads evenly and communicating with staff at all levels. The role will be supporting the new product development strategy across a growing catalogue of products & you will take ownership of projects from day 1 and be involved in all aspects of the new product introduction where duties may include leading a team through conceptualisation, to design and homologation as well as researching improvements to the existing line.
The position will take a lead role in finding and developing technology to ensure the company maintain their position as industry leaders.
Benefits on offer to the Senior Design Engineer:
£40,000 - £45,000
33 Days Holidays
37.5 Hrs Per Week
Bike to work scheme.
Duties of Senior Design Engineer will include:
Preparation of Engineering Change Requests and proposals.
Engineering programme delivery and project ownership
Design, development, and testing of new products
Looking for new and innovative products
Working with operations to set up and ensure smooth introduction of new products
Working with the product quality manager
The right candidate for this role will be someone who has strong experience within an Engineering/R&D team who has good mechanical design experience, knowledge of the design of manufacturing of metal components & manufacturing techniques and a solid understanding of engineering principles (mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic).
Senior Design Engineer Requirements:
Engineering degree qualified (Mechanical or Design biased)
Exposure to Project/Program Management with a proven record on meeting deadlines, delivering on commitments, and working to a budget.
Min 2 years’ R&D/CAD experience
Quality Management Experience (ISO 9001)
Awareness of Type Approval or a “Production Part Approval Process” (PPAP)
Previous CAD experience (ideally Solidworks) – able to create and interpret technical drawings
Goof exposure to designing and working with Sheet Metal is essential.
Good communication skills - communicating with suppliers, customers and co-workers
Background within Automotive (or similar manufacturing sector) would be an advantage
This Senior Design Engineer's role is commutable from: Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Dudley, Lichfield, Cannock, Stafford
Probe Technical Recruitment, a Design, R&D & Projects Engineering Recruitment Specialists since 1994