I specialise in maintenance recruitment in the Black Country area of the West Midlands.

I am a fully qualified Mechanical Engineer, coming from from a precision engineering background where I worked in a design role for 7 years, so I have a wide range of skills & expertise that I utilise to ensure I can place candidates into the right jobs.

I use this knowledge to build great relationships with both candidates and clients, I’m easy to talk to, love helping people out and I welcome a challenge & I hope that I can work with you in the future to find you eitherf the perfect job or the perfect candidate.

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I specialise in maintenance recruitment in the Black Country area of the West Midlands.

I am a fully qualified Mechanical Engineer, coming from from a precision engineering background where I worked in a design role for 7 years, so I have a wide range of skills & expertise that I utilise to ensure I can place candidates into the right jobs.

I use this knowledge to build great relationships with both candidates and clients, I’m easy to talk to, love helping people out and I welcome a challenge & I hope that I can work with you in the future to find you eitherf the perfect job or the perfect candidate.

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SERVICE MANAGER

I have a huge opportunity for a Service Manager to join a global carbon company based near Tamworth. My clients are market leaders in plastic delivery / ancillary equipment.  

As a Service Manger you will oversee the service engineering team as well as the day-today running of the technical department. This is a customer facing role so good communication skills are essential. 

Service Manager Role Benefits:

  • Salary £40,000 - £50,0000 (DOE). 
  • Life Assurance. 
  • Private Health Care. 
  • Generous Company Pension Scheme. 
  • Occasional Hybrid Working. 
  • 25 Days holiday plus BH. 
  • Early Finish Friday. 

Service Manager Duties:

  • Conduct personnel reviews, personal development plans, and other reports on staff you are responsible for.
  • Manage and support engineers job schedule efficiently. Including audits on documentation ensuring engineers are safe on the job, courtesy visits to site will also be required, allowing for better relations with customers and interaction with service engineers in person.
  • Visit key customer sites to improve relations and give service advice.
  • Direct and assist Service co-ordinator in providing service excellence to our customers.
  • Organise equipment required for Service Engineers job role, conduct reviews of vehicle stocks.
  • Manage change documentation and creating standard Risk Assessments, ensuring all certificates have been produced and provided to the customer and engineers as required for smooth operations.
  • Provide and organise service training to engineers when required and serve as a mentor to the team.
  • Identify strengths and weaknesses of team members and suitably make changes if required.
  • Interview candidates with the Technical Manager and hire resources as required to benefit the service team, including Contractors.
  • Carry out health and safety audits regularly on site (customer) of service engineers.
  • Check Engineers Work Sheets and maintain records on Microsoft Dynamics NAV and CRM.
  • Create manage and continually improve the breakdown call out working methods. 

Service Manager Requirements include: 

  • Degree or equivalent in engineering. 
  • Previous managerial experience.
  • Strong Electrically and Mechanically. 
  • Good communication skills. 
  • Be able to make decisions. 
  • Injection moulding experience would be advantageous. 

If this role sounds of interest to you, please apply to find out more details. This is a fantastic opportunity so apply today to avoid missing out. 

This Service Manager position is commutable from: Sutton Coldfield, Tamworth, Burntwood, Lichfield, Shenstone, Cannock and surrounding areas.

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

 

MULTI SKILLED MAINTENANCE ENGINEER

An amazing opportunity has arisen for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer to join a tier 1 automotive company based near Stoke-on-Trent. My client has three sites across the UK and supplies to some leading car manufacturers. 

My client is looking for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer who will be responsible for the maintenance of all plant machinery and equipment. This role is a x3-shift rotating pattern. 

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer Role Benefits:

  • £40,000
  • OT at premium rates. 
  • 23 days holiday + BH 
  • 5% company pension.
  • Company Training. 
  • Progression. 
  • Early finish Fridays. 

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer Role Description: 

  • To maintain and repair all plant machinery and equipment. 
  • Project work to improve plant efficiency 
  • x3 Rotating shift pattern Days/Afternoons/Nights. 
  • Attend breakdowns. 
  • Carryout planned maintenance work. 
  • Organise and liaise with contractors. 

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer Skills and Qualifications:

  • Recognised electrical or mechanical qualification (HNC, BTEC, NVQ L3) 
  • A good knowledge of PLC systems, HMI’s DC drives, Inverter controls. 
  • Electrical installations. 
  • Understanding of hydraulic and pneumatic systems. 
  • ABB robot knowledge is advantageous.
  • Good IT skills essential. 
  • Well organised. 

This really is a great opportunity for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer to join this fantastic company. Please apply to find out more information. 

This Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer position is commutable from: Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Stoke-On-Trent, Crewe, Stafford, Telford, Market Drayton, Cannock.

 

FIELD SERVICE ENGINEER

Another brilliant opportunity for a Field Service Engineer to join an expanding fleet of engineers for a company based near Telford. My client is a specialist in all types of engineering. 

As a Field Service Engineer, you will be required to install, commission and service CNC machines, Presses and Saws. You will also be attending breakdowns and providing a planned maintenance service for clients across the UK. This role will require you to travel and occasionally stop overnight. 

Field Service Engineer Benefits:

  • £28,000 - £30,000 + OT at premium rates. (OTE £36,000). 
  • Fully expensed company car. 
  • All travel and overnight stops paid for. 
  • Mobile phone. 
  • Paid Door to Door. 
  • Company pension.
  • Generous holiday entitlement.  
  • Loads of training. 

Duties of the Field Service Engineer include:

  • Servicing of timber machinery. 
  • Installation & commissioning of machinery. 
  • Carry out site training. 
  • Carry out risk assessments. 
  • Attend breakdowns and carry out repairs.  
  • Ensure that repairs are carried out safely and with minimum supervision. 
  • Flexibility. 

Requirements of a Field Service Engineer include: 

  • 18th Edition.
  • NVQ Level 3 (Electrical or Mechanical). 
  • Hydraulics and Pneumatics experience. 
  • 3-Phase knowledge. 
  • Strong fault-finding abilities.

A huge opportunity to join a growing team of Field Service Engineers at a great company with lots of benefits. 

This Field Service Engineer position is commutable from: Telford, Shifnal, Bridgnorth, Wolverhampton, Kidderminster, Stourport and surrounding areas.

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

 

MAINTENANCE ENGINEER

A fantastic opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer to join a growing team at a global company based near Droitwich Spa. My client is a world leader in aluminum formed components. 

My client is looking for a Maintenance Engineer to join their PM shift who will be responsible for the maintenance and repair of all production equipment, keeping down-time to a minimum. 

Maintenance Engineer Role Benefits:

  • Salary £38,291.60 - £39,29160
  • 25 Days Holiday + BH  
  • Company Pension. 
  • Free Parking.
  • Sick pay. 

Duties of a Maintenance Engineer include:

  • First-line contact for emergency breakdowns.
  • Liaise with cell leaders, production, and operations managers. 
  • Planned, Preventative and predictive maintenance. 
  • Deal with suppliers. 
  • Replacement of worn parts. 
  • Be able to work on own initiative. 
  • Project work. 
  • Implement health and safety on site.

Maintenance Engineer Requirements include: 

  • Time served qualifications. (NVQ Level 3, BTEC Level 3, HNC, HND) 
  • Electrical and Mechanical Knowledge. 
  • Hydraulic and Pneumatic systems. 
  • PLC Knowledge. 
  • Be able to read mechanical and electrical drawings. 
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes and procedures. 
  • Flexibility to travel between two sites. (Both Local).
  • Robotic Knowledge.

An overall brilliant opportunity to join a very well-established company in the Worcestershire area. If this sounds like the ideal opportunity for you please apply to find out more details.  

This Maintenance Engineer position is commutable from: Kidderminster, Droitwich Spa, Worcester, Bromsgrove, Stourport, Redditch and surrounding areas.

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

 

A fantastic opportunity for an Electrical Maintenance Engineer to join a manufacturing company based near Stourport. My client is focused on producing goods that are right for the customer and helping change their lives. Supplying over 9000 stores across the UK.  

My client is looking for an Electrical Maintenance Engineer who will be responsible for the maintenance and repair of all production equipment, keeping down-time to a minimum. This role is a perrmanent afternoon shift role. The hours of work will be 14:00 – 22:00pm. 

Electrical Maintenance Engineer Role Benefits:

  • Salary £37,326
  • Company Bonus  
  • 25 Days Holiday + BH  
  • Company Pension. 
  • Free Parking.
  • Sick Pay. 

Duties of Electrical Maintenance Engineer include:

  • Diagnose and repair machine faults.
  • Ensure all machines are running at all times.
  • Respond to breakdowns. 
  • Carryout TPM and PPM work. 
  • Open communication with shift leaders. 
  • Reduce downtime and increase efficiency.

Electrical Maintenance Engineer Requirements include: 

  • Recognised electrical qualifications. 
  • PLC fault-finding abilities. 
  • Hydraulics and Pneumatics experience. 
  • Ability to read circuit diagrams.
  • Experience with conveyors. 
  • Single and Three phase power supplies. 
  • AC and DC Drives. 

An overall brilliant opportunity to join a very well-established company in the Kidderminster area. If this sounds like the ideal opportunity for you please apply to find out more details.  

This Electrical Maintenance Engineer position is commutable from: Kidderminster, Droitwich Spa, Worcester, Bromsgrove, Stourport, Redditch and surrounding areas.

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

 

MAINTENANCE ENGINEER

A fantastic opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer to join a growing team at a global company based near Droitwich Spa. My client is a world leader in aluminium formed components. 

My client is looking for a Maintenance Engineer who will be responsible for the maintenance and repair of all production equipment, keeping down-time to a minimum. This is a days-based role and requires travel between two local sites. (20-minutes apart) 

Maintenance Engineer Role Benefits:

  • Salary £37,000. 
  • 25 Days Holiday + BH  
  • Company Pension. 
  • Free Parking.
  • Sick pay. 

Duties Maintenance Engineer include:

  • First-line contact for emergency breakdowns.
  • Liaise with cell leaders, production, and operations managers. 
  • Planned, Preventative and predictive maintenance. 
  • Deal with suppliers. 
  • Replacement of worn parts. 
  • Be able to work on own initiative. 
  • Project work. 
  • Implement health and safety on site.

Maintenance Engineer Requirements include: 

  • Time served qualifications. (NVQ Level 3, BTEC Level 3, HNC, HND) 
  • Electrical and Mechanical Knowledge. 
  • Hydraulic and Pneumatic systems. 
  • PLC Knowledge. 
  • Be able to read mechanical and electrical drawings) 
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes and procedures. 
  • Flexibility to travel between two sites. (Both Local).
  • Robotic Knowledge

An overall brilliant opportunity to join a very well-established company in the Worcestershire area. If this sounds like the ideal opportunity for you please apply to find out more details.  

This Maintenance Engineer position is commutable from:  Kidderminster, Droitwich Spa, Worcester, Bromsgrove, Stourport, Redditch and surrounding areas.

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

 

MECHANICAL MAINTENANCE ENGINEER

Another huge opportunity for a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to join a fantastic team at a timber site based near Kidderminster. My client has sites all over the UK and is the leading manufacturer of timber products in the UK. A British company that uses only sustainable, British timber.    

My client is looking for a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to join their afternoon shift and who will be responsible for all plant equipment. As well as focusing on maximising uptime and working with the senior site engineer. 

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer Role Benefits:

  • Salary £35,000 - £40,000
  • 25 days holiday + BH  
  • Employer Contribution Pension Scheme.
  • Sick pay.

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer Duties include:

  • Working with the senior site engineer. 
  • PPM Schedules. 
  • Tool setting support. 
  • Attending and dealing with breakdowns. 
  • Health and safety on site. 
  • Attend training courses. 

As a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer Requirements include: 

  • Mechanical Engineering Qualification (NVQ, BTEC, HNC). 
  • Fault-finding abilities. 
  • Mig welding. 
  • Hydraulics and Pneumatics experience. 
  • Ability to read engineering drawings. 
  • IT skills. 
  • Be able to use own initiative, make effective decisions and judgments when required. 
  • Be able to work unsupervised.  

A great opportunity to join a fantastic company with loads of benefits. If you like the look of this role please apply to find out more details. 

This Mechanical Maintenance Engineer position is commutable from: Kidderminster, Stourport, Droitwich Spa, Worcester, Tenbury Wells, Ludlow, and surrounding areas.

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

 

MAINTENANCE MANAGER

Due to retirement, I have a huge opportunity for a Maintenance Manager to join a global carbon company based near Tipton. My client is an international manufacturer of activated carbon, purification systems and carbon filters. 

My client is looking for an enthusiastic Maintenance Manager with a similar background in mechanical and electrical engineering. This role will further progress to UK Operations Manager which will require travel between two sites. 

Maintenance Manager Role Benefits:

  • Salary £47,000 - £50,0000
  • Company Car. 
  • Bonus Scheme £3,000 - £5,000 a year.
  • 25 Days plus bank holidays.   
  • Private health insurance 
  • Employer Contribution Pension Scheme.
  • Sick Pay.

Duties of Maintenance Manager include:

  • Maintain and manage the PPM program 
  • Prepare and manage the annual maintenance budget. 
  • Manage the capital investment forecast and ensure all projects in their area of responsibility.
  • Organise and manage the turnaround of the equipment in the plant. 
  • Issue any required requisitions or orders in their area of responsibility and grant of authority. 
  • Implement and follow-up any new equipment project in the plant. 
  • Participate in relevant meetings.  

Maintenance Manager Requirements include: 

  • Degree or equivalent in engineering. 
  • Previous supervisory experience.
  • 5 Years’ experience in a maintenance role. 
  • Strong Electrically and Mechanically. 
  • Good written skills. 
  • Be able to make decisions. 

Opportunities like this don’t come around often. As stated above this role will progress into a UK Operations Manager and will mean a more lucrative salary package. If you would like to find out more please apply  

This Maintenance Manager position is commutable from: Dudley, Wolverhampton, West Bromwich, Tipton, Walsall, Birmingham, and surrounding areas.

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

 

MAINTENANCE ENGINEER

Another fantastic opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer to join a growing team at a company based near Stoke-on-Trent. My client works for many different industry sectors manufacturing and maintaining specialised machine tools. They are recognised globally and their machines are distributed worldwide.  

My client is looking for a Maintenance Engineer to join their double days shift at their site in the UK. This position is for a Mechanically bias Maintenance Engineer. Please read on if this sounds like an ideal position for you. 

Maintenance Engineer Benefits:

  • £35,000 (Negotiable depending on experience) 
  • Company Pension. 
  • 25 holidays + Bank Holidays. 
  • Early finish Friday. 
  • Free Parking.
  • Training and Progression. 
  • Overtime at premium rates. 

Duties of the Maintenance Engineer include:

  • Double day shift 6-2 / 2-10
  • Fault-finding during production. 
  • Planned and Preventative maintenance. 
  • Assessing need of spare parts.  
  • Ensure that all plant and machinery is kept in a good working and clean condition.
  • Documentation and records that comply with company policy. 

Requirements of a Maintenance Engineer include: 

  • Apprentice trained 
  • Relevant engineering qualification. (NVQ Level 3, BTEC Level 3, HNC).
  • Electrical qualifications. (17th edition / 18th edition) 
  • Previous experience in similar role. 
  • PLC experience. 
  • CNC knowledge.  
  • Experience with industrial machinery. 
  • Any mechanical experience would be a plus. 

This is a huge opportunity for Maintenance Engineer, so please apply to find out more details. 

This Maintenance Engineer position is commutable from: Stoke-on-Trent, Stafford, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Uttoxeter, Derby, Cannock, and surrounding areas.

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

 

MAINTENANCE ENGINEER

Another fantastic opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer to join a growing team at a company based near Stoke-on-Trent. My client works for many different industry sectors manufacturing and maintaining specialised machine tools. They are recognised globally and their machines are distributed worldwide.  

My client is looking for a Maintenance Engineer to join their double days shift at their site in the UK. This position is for a Mechanically bias Maintenance Engineer. Please read on if this sounds like an ideal position for you. 

Maintenance Engineer Benefits:

  • £35,000 (Negotiable depending on experience) 
  • Company Pension. 
  • 25 holidays + Bank Holidays. 
  • Early finish Friday. 
  • Free Parking.
  • Training and Progression. 
  • Overtime at premium rates. 

Duties of the Maintenance Engineer include:

  • Double day shift 6-2 / 2-10
  • Fault-finding during production. 
  • Planned and Preventative maintenance. 
  • Assessing need of spare parts.  
  • Ensure that all plant and machinery is kept in a good working and clean condition.
  • Documentation and records that comply with company policy. 

Requirements of a Maintenance Engineer include: 

  • Apprentice trained 
  • Relevant engineering qualification. (NVQ Level 3, BTEC Level 3, HNC).
  • Good knowledge of factory processes.
  • Previous experience in similar role. 
  • Welding skills. 
  • Hydraulics & Pneumatics experience. 
  • Basic electrical practices (desirable). 

This is a huge opportunity for Maintenance Engineer, so please apply to find out more details. 

This Maintenance Engineer position is commutable from: Stoke-on-Trent, Stafford, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Uttoxeter, Derby, Cannock, and surrounding areas.

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

 

MAINTENANCE FITTER

A huge opportunity for a Maintenance Fitter to join an award-winning company based near Telford. With over 30 years in the printing business my client is one of the most established businesses in the UK. 

My client is looking a Maintenance Fitter to join their day shift. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a team over of 250 skilled employees on their 14-acre site. 

Maintenance Fitter Benefits:

  • Company Pension. 
  • Health Care Cover. 
  • Life Assurance Cover 
  • Free Parking.
  • Cycle To Work Scheme. 
  • Sick Pay 
  • Canteen.  

Duties of the Maintenance Fitter include:

  • Working Monday to Friday Day Shift.
  • Lubrication Checks. 
  • Gearbox changes. 
  • Working with multi-million pound printing presses. 
  • Working with Palletizers.
  • Working with Conveyors. 
  • General facilities maintenance. 

Requirements of a Maintenance Fitter include: 

  • Apprentice trained.
  • NVQ Level 3 / BTEC Level 3 / HNC Level 4 or equivalent. 
  • Experience of working in a manufacturing environment. 
  • Electrical experience would be advantageous. 
  • Excellent fault-finding abilities. 
  • Machine shop experience.

An overall great opportunity packed with benefits. So, if this seems like the right role for you please apply to find out more details. 

This Maintenance Fitter position is commutable from: Telford, Newport, Bridgnorth, Wolverhampton, Shrewsbury, Market Drayton, and surrounding areas.

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

 

FIELD SERVICE ENGINEER

This is an opportunity for an experienced Field Service Engineer to join a successful and progressive and long-standing company, to undertake Installation, refurbishment, service and repair of Cranes, Hoists and Lifting equipment. 

Based near Kidderminster my client is on the look out for an electrically qualified Field Service Engineer with a good understanding of overhead cranes. 

Field Service Engineer Benefits:

  • £34,000 - £38,000 OT £40,000 - £ 45,000. 
  • Company Vehicle. 
  • Mobile & Tablet.  
  • Paid Door to Door. 
  • 5% Company Pension. 
  • 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holiday. 

Duties of the Field Service Engineer include:

  • Carrying out installation, service, and repair of hoists and listing equipment.  
  • Undertake Crane and Gantry installations, inspections, testing and commissioning. 
  • Travelling around the Midlands. 
  • Undertake PPM and identify mechanical and electrical faults. 
  • Attend break downs.
  • Refurbishments. 

Requirements of a Field Service Engineer include: 

  • Experience with Overhead Electric Travelling Cranes. 
  • NVQ Level 3 in a relevant engineering subject.
  • Electrical qualifications (desirable).  
  • Full clean driving licence. 
  • Good communication skills 
  • Prepared to travel.  

A huge opportunity to join a growing team of Field Service Engineers at a great company with lots of benefits. 

This Field Service Engineer position is commutable from: Kidderminster, Stourbridge, Worcester, Dudley, Birmingham, and surrounding areas.

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