18+ Years experience of recruiting Contract & Permanent Maintenance & Reliability Professionals for a wide range of industries throughout the UK, Europe & Middle East.

This ranges from "Hands On" Engineers through to Managerial Staff and any combination you can think of in between!

If you are looking to recruit maintenance staff, you won’t find anyone in the UK with the experience I have in this sector.

I have personally placed over 1200 Maintenance Professionals during this time in every type of environment and sector you can think of…

Ashley Thomas

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18+ Years experience of recruiting Contract & Permanent Maintenance & Reliability Professionals for a wide range of industries throughout the UK, Europe & Middle East.

This ranges from "Hands On" Engineers through to Managerial Staff and any combination you can think of in between!

If you are looking to recruit maintenance staff, you won’t find anyone in the UK with the experience I have in this sector.

I have personally placed over 1200 Maintenance Professionals during this time in every type of environment and sector you can think of…

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We are a well-respected employer within the heavy engineering sector and are seeking to recruit proven Maintenance Engineer with strong Fitting and Welding skills to join our plant project & installation team. 

Benefits: 

  • Starting salary in the region of £31.500
  • Plus Paid Overtime at Premium Rates
  • Enhanced Sick Pay Scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Stable Working Environment as we are a Key Worker Specific Sector.

Duties of a Maintenance Fabricator Welder     

As a proven Maintenance Fitter  you will be required to undertake both Installation and maintenance activities across our plant, which will require you to have experience of  installation and repair of heavy plate, guards and welded fabrications within heavy engineering environments. 
 
Requirements of a Maintenance Fabricator Welder     

Ideally you will hold formal Apprenticeship, however must hold either a City & Guilds or NVQ qualification in Pipe Fitting, Welding or Mechanical Fitting / Engineering, allied to having a proven background in undertaking plant installations and modifications within either a heavy engineering / manufacturing, process or production environment.
 
You must also have experience of undertaking primarily Mig welding, however if in addition you hold experience of Arc & Tig welding it will be an advantage.

This is a great opportunity to move your career into a day working role, where you will not only gain an incredible benefits package, but also be secure in the knowledge that you will be in a stable working environment and classified as a Key Worker. 

The Maintenance Fabricator Welder role is commutable from Cradley,  Dudley, Smethwick, Wednesbury, West Bromwich & Oldbury 

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Support since 1994

 

We are a well-respected employer within the heavy engineering sector and are seeking to recruit proven Maintenance Engineer, to join our maintenance team. 

Benefits: 

  • Starting salary in the region of £34,000
  • Plus Paid Overtime at Premium Rates
  • Enhanced Sick Pay Scheme Company
  • Pension
  • Stable Working Environment as we are a Key Worker Specific Sector.

Duties of an Maintenance Engineer  

As a proven Maintenance Engineer you will be required to undertake both planned and reactive maintenance across our plant, which will require you to have experience of supporting plant and equipment within either a heavy engineering, heavy manufacturing or process environment. 

Requirements of an Maintenance Engineer 

You must hold formal Mechanical Maintenance Engineer qualifications to either a City & Guilds Level NVQ Standard and ideally be apprentice trained mechanically too.  

This is a great opportunity to move your career into a day working role, where you will not only gain an incredible benefits package, but also be secure in the knowledge that you will be in a stable working environment and classified as a Key Worker . 

The Maintenance Engineer role is commutable from Birmingham, Dudley, Smethwick, Wednesbury, West Bromwich & Oldbury 

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Support since 1994

 

We are a well-respected employer within the engineering sector and are seeking to recruit proven Electrical Maintenance Engineer, to join our maintenance team. 

Benefits: 

  • Starting salary in the region of £34,000
  • Paid Overtime at Premium Rates
  • Enhanced Sick Pay Scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Stable Working Environment as we are a Key Worker Specific Sector.

Duties of an Electrical Maintenance Engineer 

As a proven Electrical Maintenance Engineer you will be required to undertake both planned and reactive maintenance across our plant, which will require you to have experience of supporting plant and equipment within either a heavy engineering / manufacturing or a process plant environment. 

Requirements of an Electrical Maintenance Engineer

You must hold formal Electrical Maintenance Engineering Apprenticeship and ideally be qualified to either a City & Guilds or NVQ standard, with previous experience of supporting plant and equipment within a heavy engineering or process plant environment.  

Although the role is days, you must be willing to be flexible in your working hours, should shifts be introduced in the future. 

This is a great opportunity to move your career into a role, where you will not only gain an incredible benefits package, but also be secure in the knowledge that you will be in a stable working environment and classified as a Key Worker . 

The Electrical Maintenance Engineer role is commutable from Cradley Heath, Dudley, Smethwick, Tipton & Wednesbury   

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Support since 1994

 

We are a well-respected employer within the refrigeration sector and are seeking to recruit a proven Senior Refrigeration Engineer to support our established service, installation & commissioning team. 

Benefits: 

  • Negotiable starting salary in the region £40,000 - £45,000
  • Company Vehicle
  • Paid Overtime
  • Company Pension
  • Excellent Holiday Entitlement.

Duties of a Senior Refrigeration Engineer     

You will be required to support our customer base across the wider Midlands region undertaking installation, commissioning and service support to a wide range of industrial refrigeration  / chiller plant and equipment, which is utilised in a wide range of industrial applications. The role will also require you to support our customers in tailoring bespoke support contracts to their specific needs, allied to also providing technical support to junior engineers and the in-house customer support team.  

Requirements of a Senior Refrigeration Engineer     

You must have a proven background as a Senior Refrigeration Engineer, with direct experience of industrial refrigeration and cooling systems which incorporate pumps, fluid dynamics and electrical systems.

Where you have provided not only installation, commissioning service support onsite. But also have experience of providing technical input with both customers and inhouse departments in relation to providing bespoke refrigeration solutions from design through to final customer hand over. 

Allied to your experience you must hold F Gas Category 1 accreditation, alongside formal engineering qualifications and a pretty clean driving license.  

The role is commutable from Birmingham, Burton on Trent, Cannock, Coventry, Lichfield and Sutton Coldfield

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Support since 1994

 

My client is one of the most respected employers regionally, who produce over 2 million products a year. 

Benefits:

Opportunities like this don’t come around every day, this is a career changing opportunity to join to join an organisation that have enviable reputation for producing world leading products, where you will be given the opportunity to continue to grow as a manager with a genuine career path and progression. 

  • Starting salary in the region of £45,000 - £50,000
  • Tax Efficient Car Options
  • Annual Bonus
  • BUPA
  • Exceptional Company Pension
  • Above Average Holiday Entitlement
  • Free Gym Membership. 

Duties of a Maintenance Manager:  

As Maintenance Manager you will lead a multi-disciplined team to ensure the companies state of the art production facility operates to its optimum and that downtime is kept to a minimum. 

As part of your role you will also be tasked with driving improvement within the skills base of your team, allied to the performance of the plant and equipment on site. You will also be responsible for both Capex and Continuous Improvement Projects across the facility. 

Requirements of a Maintenance Manager:

You must be qualified to either an HND or Degree level and have a proven background in leading a maintenance team within a highly technical manufacturing environment, where you have had direct responsibility for plant performance, achieving targets, process development, mentoring staff, setting and monitoring KPI’s and managing plant critical projects. 

The role also requires you to hold strong IT competences and be comfortable in presenting technical reports at board level. 

If you have hesitated about moving over the past few years, this is a once in a lifetime opportunity to join an organisation that have enviable reputation for producing world leading products.

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Support since 1994

 

We are a well-respected employer within the engineering sector and are seeking to recruit proven Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician to join our established maintenance team. 

Benefits: 

  • Salary in the region of £39,000
  • Paid Overtime at Premium Rates
  • Company Pension
  • Stable Working Environment. 

Duties of a Maintenance Technician    

As a proven Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician you will be required to undertake both planned and reactive maintenance across our plant, which will require you to have experience of supporting plant and equipment within either a fast-paced manufacturing, process or production environment.

Requirements of a Maintenance Technician    

Ideally you will be apprentice trained but must be qualified Mechanically and have some understanding of Plc Controls and Robot applications. However you must be multi skilled in your abilities. Having gained your Maintenance experience from supporting plant and equipment within a fast paced manufacturing, process or production environment. 

This Maintenance Technician's role is commutable from Allesley, Bedworth, Coventry, Nuneaton, Rugby & Solihull 

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Support since 1994

 

We are a well-respected employer within the engineering sector and are seeking to recruit proven Service Engineer to join our established service, installation & commissioning team. 

Benefits: 

  • Negotiable Starting Salary in the region £35,000 - £40,000
  • Company Vehicle
  • Paid Overtime
  • Company Pension
  • Excellent Holiday Entitlement

Duties of a Service Engineer:   

You will be required to support our customer base across the wider Midlands region undertaking installation, commissioning an service support to a bespoke plant and equipment, which is utilised in a wide range of manufacturing and production environments. 

Requirements of a Service Engineer: 

You must currently hold either a Service Engineering or Plant Maintenance position where you have undertaken planned and reactive maintenance tasks to a range of plant and equipment; however it is imperative that you hold a multi skilled, electrically biased ability that extends to holding some experience of supporting Automated or Plc controlled equipment. 

Allied to your experience you will ideally be apprentice trained and qualified to NVQ 3 electrically (or equivalent). 

Candidates who in addition have plc or robot training are at an advantage and a relatively clean driving license is also required.

The role is commutable from: Birmingham, Burton on Trent, Cannock, Coventry, Lichfield and Sutton Coldfield

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Support since 1994

 

We are a well-respected employer within the manufacturing sector and are seeking to recruit proven Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer, who is keen to progress with training & support into a supervisory role.

Benefits:

  • Starting Salary of £25,000 - £28,000
  • Paid Overtime at Premium Rate
  • 33 Days Holidays
  • Ongoing Training, Mentoring and Development. 

Duties of a Trainee Maintenance Supervisor     

Working alongside the Maintenance Manager and as a proven Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer you will be required to undertake both planned and reactive maintenance across our plant, whilst also supporting a small team of engineers, managing preventative maintenance and critical spares for the department. The role intime will also require you to manage contractors and attend daily operational meetings. 

Requirements of a Trainee Maintenance Supervisor     

You must have a background in supporting plant and equipment within a manufacturing environment as a multi skilled maintenance engineer and be keen to take the next step in your maintenance career. 

We are open to either electrically and mechanically biased candidates and if you have had any exposure to spares ordering, managing PM and critical spares it’s a bonus. 

This is a great opportunity to move your career into a stable manufacturing sector, who are growing at a fantastic rate and are keen to develop you into their first maintenance supervisor.

The Maintenance Technician role is commutable from: Sutton Coldfield, Lichfield, Tamworth and Minworth 

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Support since 1994

 

We are a well-respected employer within the engineering sector and are seeking to recruit proven Mechanical Maintenance Engineer, to join our DAY SHIFT maintenance team. 

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer  Benefits: 

  • Starting salary in the region of £37,000
  • Paid Overtime at Premium Rates
  • Enhanced Sick Pay Scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Stable Working Environment as we are a Key Worker Specific Sector.

Duties of an Mechanical Maintenance Engineer:

As a proven Mechanical Maintenance Engineer you will be required to undertake both planned and reactive maintenance across our plant, which will require you to have experience of supporting plant and equipment within either a heavy engineering / manufacturing or process plant environment. 

Requirements of an Mechanical Maintenance Engineer:

You must hold formal Mechanical Apprenticeship and be qualified to a minimum of ONC mechanically, with previous experience of supporting plant and equipment within a heavy engineering or process plant environment.  

This is a great opportunity to move your career into a straight day working role, where you will not only gain an incredible benefits package, but also be secure in the knowledge that you will be in a stable working environment and classified as a Key Worker . 

The Maintenance Engineer role is commutable from: Birmingham, Coleshill, Minworth & Sutton Coldfield

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Support since 1994

 

We are a well-respected employer within the manufacturing sector and are seeking to recruit proven Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician to join our established maintenance team. 

Benefits on offer to the Maintenance Technician: 

  • Salary in the region of £40,000
  • Paid Overtime at Premium Rates
  • Enhanced Sick Pay Scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Stable Working Environment. 

Duties of the Maintenance Technician:  

As a proven Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician you will be required to undertake both planned and reactive maintenance across our plant, which will require you to have experience of supporting plant and equipment within either a fast-paced manufacturing, process or production environment.

Requirements of the Maintenance Technician

Ideally you will be apprentice trained but must be qualified either Electrically or Mechanically and have some understanding of Plc Controls and Robot applications. However you must be multi skilled in your abilities. Having gained your Maintenance experience from supporting plant and equipment within a fast paced manufacturing, process or production environment. 

The Maintenance Technician's role is commutable from: Lapworth, Leamington Spa, Stratford Upon Avon, Southam & Warwick

1999 - 2021 Celebrating 22 Years of Maintenance Engineer Recruitment Excellence

 

We are a well-respected employer within the heavy engineering sector and are seeking to recruit proven Senior Maintenance Fitter with strong Fitting, Pipe Fitting and Welding skills to lead our DAY SHIFT plant project & installation team. 

Benefits on Offer: 

In return for your Fitting, Pipe Fitting and Welding skills skills and experience, we offer

  • Starting Salary in the region of £29K
  • Paid Overtime at Premium Rate
  • Enhanced Sick Pay Scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Stable Working Environment as we are a Key Worker Specific Sector.

Duties of a Senior Maintenance Fitter

As a proven Pipe Fitter Welder you will be required you will be required to support the team, manage contractors, attend pre start up meetings and mentor apprentices. Alongside undertaking both Installation and maintenance across our plant, which will require you to have experience of  soldered, screwed, flanged and crimped industrial pipework allied to also holding TIG and ideally Coded welding skills working with an array of materials.
 
Requirements of a Senior Maintenance Fitter

Ideally you will hold formal Apprenticeship, however must hold either a City & Guilds Level C / 3 or NVQ 3 Standard qualification in Pipe Fitting, Welding or Mechanical Fitting / Engineering, allied to having a proven background in undertaken plant installations and modifications within either a heavy engineering /  manufacturing, process or production environment. And have previous experience of leading a team of engineers, managing contractors and mentoring apprentices.

This is a great opportunity to move your career into a straight day working role, where you will not only gain an incredible benefits package, but also be secure in the knowledge that you will be in a stable working environment and classified as a Key Worker . 

The Senior Maintenance Fitter role is commutable from: Birmingham, Dudley, Smethwick, Walsall, Wednesbury, & Oldbury 

Probe Technical Recruitment, a Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Specialists since 1994

 

We are a well-respected employer within the heavy engineering sector and are seeking to recruit proven Senior Electrical Maintenance Technician, to support our DAY SHIFT maintenance team. 

Benefits on offer to the Senior Electrical Maintenance Engineer: 

In return for your electrical maintenance skills and experience, we offer

  • Starting salary in the region of £29,000
  • Call Out Allowances (on completion of your probationary period), which will see your annual basic earnings reach c£31,000
  • Paid Overtime at Premium Rate
  • Enhanced Sick Pay Scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Stable Working Environment as we are a Key Worker Specific Sector.

Duties of a Senior Electrical Maintenance Technician

As a proven Senior Electrical Maintenance Technician, you will be required to support the team, manage contractors, attend pre start up meetings and mentor apprentices. Alongside undertaking both planned and reactive maintenance across our plant, which will require you to have experience of supporting plant and equipment within either a manufacturing, process or production environment. 

Requirements of an Senior Electrical Maintenance Technician

You must hold formal Electrical qualifications to either a City & Guilds Level C / 3 or NVQ 3 standard and be apprentice trained Electrically alongside ideally also holding up to date IEE regs and have previous experience of leading a team of engineers, managing contractors and mentoring apprentices. 
 
The Senior Electrical Maintenance Engineer role is commutable from: Bilston, Cradley Heath, Dudley, Smethwick, Wednesbury & West Bromwich. 

Probe Technical Recruitment, a Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Specialists since 1994