Specialising exclusively in Maintenance recruitment I cover the North West area where I have built great relationships & recruited for major organisations across a broad range of industry sectors & maintenance positions. I believe communication is key and even more so is listening to both candidates and client’s needs to ensure I have provided a timely and professional services.

Specialising exclusively in Maintenance recruitment I cover the North West area where I have built great relationships & recruited for major organisations across a broad range of industry sectors & maintenance positions. I believe communication is key and even more so is listening to both candidates and client’s needs to ensure I have provided a timely and professional services.

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We are currently recruiting for a international organisation based in Manchester in their search for CNC Turner to join their already established team. 

This CNC Turner role is commutable from: Stretford / Sale / Stockport / Salford / Manchester

Benefits on offer to the CNC Turner

  • Salary: £31,000 
  • Great Pension 
  • 25+8days holiday 
  • Life Assurance 
  • Health care 
  • Company Bonus 

Working Double Days Role / Morning & Afternoons / when working the afternoon shift you get every Friday off.

Ideally the CNC Turner will have the following: 

  • Previous experience within a Similar role 
  • Experience with 3,4 & 5 AXIS vertical machining 
  • Experience with FANUC controls 
  • Knowledge of operating CMM Machines
  • Practical experience of manufacturing techniques 
  • Previous experience in Operating a CNC / CMM Machines 
  • Checking of drawing where required when using CMM Machines 
  • Flexibility is key and the individual will be happy to work a continental shift. 
  • Ideally we are looking for this individual to hold previous experience with CNC machinery and CMM. 
  • Time Served Engineer
  • Holding a formal qualification in Engineering

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

 

Are you a Maintenance Electrician looking for a new-exciting opportunity?

Are you looking to join a friendly & busy environment? 

This might just be the role for you!! We are working on behalf of our client who is actively seeking a permanent maintenance electrician to join their already existing maintenance team. This opportunity is work with a Leading Manufacturing organisation. 

The maintenance electrician role is commutable from the following locations: Blackpool / Blackburn / Preston /Bolton 

Benefits the maintenance electrician will receive:

  • £43,000 
  • Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • 25 Days Holiday 
  • Permanent Nights – Monday to Thursday 

Duties and requirements the Maintenance Electrician will hold: 

  • Performs scheduled PMs and visually inspect and test assigned machines and equipment for proper functionality against plan.
  • Daily, receives assigned work order to complete on equipment.
  • maintenance techniques; monitoring compliance.
  • Fabricates repair parts by using machine shop instrumentation and equipment as required.
  • Maintains equipment according to instructions such as replacing belts on motors, changing filters, bearings, etc.
  • Maintains parts, and supplies inventories by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed equipment, parts, and supplies; placing and expediting orders; verifying receipt.
  • Perform reactive repairs on production machines and/or equipment when a malfunction has been detected in a timely manner to minimize any associated downtime.
  • Perform machine installations/moves and building maintenance tasks as needed.
  • Assist production workers in diagnosing malfunctions in machinery and equipment.
  • Ensures that a high level of safety is adhered to at all times on and off the production floor.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

Essential:

  • Previous and Proven experience within a Similar role
  • Capable of working a night shift and overtime when necessary. 
  • Show initiative.
  • BTEC certificate in operations and maintenance engineering.
  • City & Guilds Electrical and Electronic Engineering (8030) Level 2 certificate or higher in electrical installation.
  • City & Guilds Engineering Maintenance (1788)
  • City & Guilds 17th Edition (2382).
  • PLC programming/fault diagnostic experience (Omron).
  • FLT License – Counterbalance, reach & VNA
  • MEWP License – Scissor & articulating boom.

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

 

We are currently recruiting for an Electrical biased Maintenance engineer to join a leading organisation based in the Greater Manchester Area. 

Are you Seeking an exciting new opportunity & looking to join a Friendly and busy organisation? If so, this might just be the role for you!!! 

This role is commutable from the following locations: Bolton / Rochdale / Manchester / Bury

Benefits the Electrical Maintenance Engineer will receive:

  • Salary: £40,000
  • Pension 12%
  • 29 days holiday / increasing to 33days after 5 years
  • Health care 
  • Overtime

Shift the Electrical Maintenance Engineer will be required to work: Days Monday to Thursday 07:45am till 4:15pm / Early finish on Friday. 

We are looking for the Electrical Maintenance engineer to hold the following experience: 

  • Reactive Electrical and PLC Support on Bespoke machinery 
  • Installation of new equipment / machinery 
  • Planned maintenance to support TPM Structures 
  • Repair and improve all aspects of electrical needs 
  • Ideally holding Programming and Fault-finding abilities on Siemens / Modicon PLC’s 
  • Experience with AC & DC Motors, Drives, Inverters. 
  • HMI Programming experience - Citect ideally 
  • PAT Testing experience 
  • Electrical maintenance of the building i.e., Light fitting / plug sockets / emergency Lights. 

Ideally, we are looking for an Apprentice trained Electrical Maintenance engineer:- 

  • Holding a NVQ Level 3 Qualification – Electrical Engineering 
  • 18th Edition to be held 
  • Previous experience within a Manufacturing environment 
  • Full UK Driving licence / Flexible and local / able to commit to the call out rota.

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

 

We have received a Maintenance Engineer position within the Greater Manchester area with a leading manufacturing organisation. This is a great opportunity to join a organisation that continues to grow. 

The Maintenance Engineer position is commutable from the following locations: Bury / Oldham / Rochdale / Middleton / Ashton-Under-Lyne 

Maintenance Engineer: Mechanically Biased – holding roughly a 70/30 Split

Shift: Double Days 6am till 2pm / 2pm till 10pm 

Benefits:

  • £33,000 / £35,000  
  • Pension, 30days holiday, Parking, Canteen, Overtime  
  • Location: Greater-Manchester 
  • Industry: Manufacturing organisation 

Experience the Maintenance Engineer will hold:

  • Previous experience within a mechanical biased role 
  • Previous experience within a Manufacturing / FMCG Environment 
  • Proven experience with the following kit: Hydraulics & Pneumatics / Conveyor systems / Motors and Drives / Gear-boxes / Packaging and Labelling equipment  
  • To resolve mechanical breakdowns on all equipment within the production departments quickly and efficiently.
  • To 'fine-tune' equipment after a changeover to maximise performance efficiencies.
  • To be able to programme and understand all the functions of microprocessor-controlled equipment.
  • Carry out Preventative Maintenance activities as appropriate.
  • Ensure all Tools and Parts are stored correctly 
  • Suggest and implement improvements to plant and machinery to prevent wastage and improve productivity. 
  • Ability to work under pressures and prioritise work
  • Working well within a engineering team 
  • Excellent communicator at all levels – Written – verbally / IT Literate. 

Qualifications 

  • Apprentice trained 
  • Formal qualification in mechanical engineering
  • Previous experience within a Manufacturing organisation

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

 

We are currently recruiting for an organisation based in the Greater Manchester location. Our client has a new opening for a maintenance electrician to join their already existing maintenance team. Our client is a leading Manufacturing organisation who are currently celebrating their 45th year in business. 

This maintenance electrician position is commutable from the following locations: Manchester / Oldham / Wigan / Bolton / Bury 

Benefits and Salary the maintenance electrician will receive:

  • Salary: £29,521 
  • Pension (Standard)
  • 25+8days Holiday 
  • Overtime available 
  • Shift in place: 6am till 2pm / 2pm till 10pm – rotating weekly. 

Experience the maintenance electrician will have:

  • Must have experience within Blow moulding / Injection Moulding / Multi Axis blow moulding machinery. 
  • Previous experience within a Maintenance Electrician role / Multi-Skilled role 
  • To hold abilities with Siemens and Mitsubishi PLC’s  - Fault finding abilities 
  • To have worked with both Hydraulics & Pneumatics
  • Experience with: Special purpose finishing machines / Associated equipment. 
  • AC / DC Motors / Drives experience 
  • Deal with repairs and improve all aspects of electrical needs throughout the site
  • Planned maintenance to support TPM structures 
  • Reactive electrical and PLC Support. 

Qualifications: 

  • Apprentice trained 
  • Holding a NVQ / City & Guilds in Electrical Engineering 
  • Proven experience within Injection moulding / Plastics

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

 

We have received not 1, not 2 but 4 opportunities from a Manufacturing organisation based in the greater Manchester area. We are looking to appoint X4 Maintenance Electricians & will look at electrical or mechanically biased maintenance engineers.

Ideally, we are looking for the multi-skilled engineers to hold a 60/40 split. 

This Maintenance Electrician role is commutable from the following locations: Rochdale / bury / Oldham and Bolton. 

The Maintenance Electricians will be working a brand-new shift: 12-hour shift 6am till 6pm and 6pm till 6am – working a 4on-3off-3on-1off-3on-3off-4on-7off system. 

Benefits the maintenance electrician will receive: 

  • Salary guideline: £38,000 
  • Pension 
  • Generous holiday 
  • Overtime 

Main duties and requirements:  

  • We are looking for Maintenance Electrician – preferably holding a 60/40 Split 
  • Previous and proven experience within a Similar position – maintenance electrician / multi-Skilled. 
  • Fault finding abilities with allen bradley & siemens plc’s – experience – inputs and outputs / modifications. 
  • Fault finding abilities on Hydraulics & Pneumatics. 
  • Additional: conveyor systems / ac & dc motors and drives / inverters / gearboxes. 
  • The diagnosis, location, and rectification of all mechanical and electrical faults on site, including, pneumatic, hydraulic and steam systems.
  • Ensure all papermaking machinery and ancillary equipment is maintained in a satisfactory working order.
  • Reporting of work done 
  • Responding to emergency situations in a timely and effective manner.
  • To plan out work and display initiative and common sense.
  • Adhere to current Safe Systems of work, lock off and permit to work procedures.
  • Carry out all tasks in accordance with company Quality systems, hygiene standards and safe working practices.
  • Maintain high standards of housekeeping in his or her working area and throughout the mill.

Qualification: 

  • GCSE or equivalent
  • NVQ 3 in electrical engineering
  • NVQ in mechanical engineering#
  • HNC in mechanical or electrical engineering

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

 

CNC MILLER - Nights Role

An outstanding opportunity has arisen for a CNC Miller to work Permanent Nights with Milling experience.

Are you a CNC Miller holding experience with FANUC Controls and 4&5 AXIS, are you seeking a new opportunity as well as looking to join a Busy & Friendly Manufacturing organisation. If so we have a fantastic opportunities to join a leading organisation based in the Manchester locations.

This role is commutable from the following locations: Stretford / Sale / Stockport / Salford / Manchester

Benefits on offer to the CNC Miller

  • Salary: £33,583
  • Great Pension
  • 25+8days holiday
  • Life Assurance
  • Health care
  • Company Bonus
  • Plenty of Over time

Working Permanent Nights Sunday to Thursday 10pm till 6am

Ideally the CNC Miller will have the following:

  • Previous experience within a Similar role
  • Experience with 4&5 AXIS Vertical Milling Machines
  • Knowledge of operating CMM Machines
  • Run Milling Machine after setting and ensuring that quality is maintained throughout the entire production run.
  • Practical experience of manufacturing techniques
  • Previous experience in Operating a CNC / CMM Machines
  • Checking of drawing where required when using CMM Machines
  • Ideally we are looking for this individual to hold previous experience with CNC machinery and CMM.
  • Time Served Engineer
  • Holding a formal qualification in Engineering
 

FIELD SERVICE TECHNICIAN

Are you a Field Service Technician – looking for a New Opportunity, and looking to join an International Manufacturing organisation, if so this might just be the role for you!! 

Our Client is Based in the North West and are actively recruiting for a Field Service Technician to join their already Established Team. 

The Field Service Technician role will be commutable from the following locations: Leigh / Wigan / Skelmersdale / Ashton-In-Makerfield / Warrington 

Benefits the Field Service Technician will receive: 

  • Salary: £28,000 - £29,000 
  • 25+8days holiday 
  • Company Pension 
  • Company Vehicle and Fuel Card 
  • Laptop / Mobile and PPE Provided. 
  • All Expensive covered for over-night stays
  • Over time available on site. 

Shift in place: Days only (Flexibility is Key to the role), Also over Nights stays will be required on some occasions. 

Experience the Field Service Technician will hold: 

  • Proven Experience within a Field Service Technician roles 
  • Ideally holding experience within Chemical / Heavy Environments
  • Great Communicator and listener. 
  • Able to work alone or within a team 
  • Excellent customer relations is essential to the role 
  • Ideally computer LITERATE (Excel and Word)
  • Experience with: Hydraulics & Pneumatics, Gear-boxes, Conveyors, Tankers, 
  • Apprentice trained holding a City & Guilds / NVQ in Maintenance Engineering 
  • UK Driving License – to held 
  • Flexibility is key for this role 
  • Happy to attend sites throughout the North-West

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

 

GEAR CUTTER & GRINDER

Shift: Days only

Location: Stockport 

Salary & Benefits:

  • £25,000 - £28,000 DOE 
  • 33 Days Holiday
  • Pension
  • Onsite Parking 

This position is commutable from the following Area’s: Hyde / Ashton-Under-Lyne / Manchester / Altrincham / Stretford 

Are you a Gear Cutter with Grinder Abilities?, Are you seeking a new opportunity within a Busy & Friendly environment?, If so this might just be the role for you. We have a opportunity for a Gear Cutter & Grinder to join a leading Manufacturing organisation based in the North West. 

Ideally the Gear Cutter & Grinder will hold the following experience: 

  • Previous experience using Gear Cutting / Grinding and Various other Machinery 
  • Able to read machining instructions and routings to determine machine settings and fixtures and hobs & other tools. 
  • Experience with Shaping and Hobbing machines 
  • Experience with Manual gear cutting machines 
  • Mount and secure gear blanks on mandrels or fixtures 
  • Operate and make adjustments on gear hobber and shaper cutters. 
  • Make both Hob and Cutter changes on standard operations 
  • Must be a great communicator 
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment 
  • Ideally we are looking for a Time served Gear Cutter 
  • Hold proven experience within a Gear Cutter & Grinder role

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

 

MECHANICAL MAINTENANCE ENGINEER

Are you a Mechanical biased maintenance engineer seeking a new opportunity? If so, we have a fantastic opportunity to join a Friendly & Busy Organisation based in the Oldham Area. 

We are currently assisting a Leading organisation in their Search for a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to join their already established Maintenance team on site.  

This Mechanical Maintenance Engineers role is commutable from the following locations: Oldham / Huddersfield / Halifax / Rochdale / Ashton-Under-Lyne / Bury and Bolton. 

Benefits the Mechanical Maintenance engineer will receive: 

  • Salary: £28,000 - £30,000 
  • 33Days Holiday / Life Assurance X2 / Health care / Pension 
  • Days only: Monday to Thursday 07:30am till 4:30pm 

Experience the Mechanical Maintenance engineer will hold: 

  • Carry out routine servicing and inspection on all production machinery and mechanical systems and equipment.
  • Use the preventative maintenance system to reduce breakdowns and unplanned maintenance.
  • Carry out essential legislative testing of mechanical equipment and systems.
  • To work safely within the company’s Health and Safety Procedures.
  • To identify and keep essential stock items at necessary working levels.
  • To assist the General Manager in identifying process improvements through elimination of downtime and other continuous improvement initiatives (CIP Process).
  • To assist the Group Engineering Manager with projects and developments.
  • Liaise, when necessary, with external contractors.
  • To have a flexible approach towards overtime, shutdown working as required.
  • Welding and fabrication experience
  • To work as part of a team to optimise company performance and achieve targets.
  • To co-operate with the organisation in respect of training needs and job development to meet production demands.
  • Previous experience of manufacturing machinery, preferably textiles.
  • Ideally, they will be Apprentice trained holding a Formal Qualification in Mechanical Engineering. 

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

 

X2 Outstanding opportunities have arisen for a Machine Shop Engineer with Milling experience. 

Are you a Machine Shop Engineer holding Milling experience and seeking a new opportunity as well as looking to join a Busy & Friendly Manufacturing organisation. If so we have X2 fantastic opportunities to join a leading organisation based in the Manchester locations. 

This role is commutable from the following locations: Stretford / Sale / Stockport / Salford / Manchester

Benefits on offer to the CNC Miller

  • £31,000 
  • Great Pension 
  • 25+8days holiday 
  • Life Assurance 
  • Health care 
  • Company Bonus 
  • Working Double Days Role / Morning & Afternoons 

Ideally the CNC Miller will have the following: 

  • Previous experience within a Similar role 
  • Experience with 4&5 AXIS Vertical Milling Machines  
  • Knowledge of operating CMM Machines
  • Run Milling Machine after setting and ensuring that quality is maintained throughout the entire production run. 
  • Practical experience of manufacturing techniques 
  • Previous experience in Operating a CNC / CMM Machines 
  • Checking of drawing where required when using CMM Machines 
  • Time Served Engineer
  • Holding a formal qualification in Engineering

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

 

We are currently assisting a Leading organisation based in the Rochdale Area in their Search for a Hands on Maintenance Supervisor to join their already established Maintenance team on site.  

Benefits the Maintenance Supervisor will receive: 

  • £35,000 - £40,000 DOE 
  • 33 Days Holiday
  • Life Assurance
  • Health Care
  • Pension 

Days only: Monday to Thursday 07:30am till 4:40pm / Friday 07:30am till 4pm 

Experience the Maintenance Supervisor will hold: 

  • They will be responsible for a Team of 8 Maintenance Engineers – a Mixture of Mechanical and Electrical. 
  • Assist the Engineering Manager with Projects and Developments on Site 
  • Assist the General Manager with Improvements to Eliminate downtimes / Deal with other Continuous improvements. 
  • Keep Essentials Stock items at necessary working Level’s 
  • To comply and work to the Companies Health and Safety Procedures. 
  • To Assist with Servicing and Inspections on all Production machinery and Mechanical Systems & Equipment 
  • Work with Preventative Maintenance Systems to reduce any breakdowns and unplanned Maintenance. 

Experience the Maintenance Supervisor will hold: 

  • Previous experience within a Maintenance Supervisory Role 
  • Ideally this individual will be Mechanically Biased. 
  • Previous experience in a Manufacturing / Textiles industry 
  • Previous experience with Manufacturing and Textiles machinery
  • Have a Flexible and hands-on approach where needed throughout the site. 
  • Experience with: Milling and Turning / Welding and Fabrication. 
  • Apprentice trained holding a formal qualifications in Mechanical Engineering. 

This Maintenance Supervisory role is commutable from: Huddersfield / Halifax / Rochdale / Ashton-Under-Lyne / Bury and Bolton.

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