i specialise in Manufacturing, Engineering and Quality engineering throughout the Coventry and Warwickshire area.  Probe has built fantastic relationships with Manufacturing and Engineering businesses of all sizes, covering Automotive, Aerospace, Food Manufacturing and General Engineering, and I pride myself on delivering a fist class, professional service to my clients and candidates alike. Please give me a call to discuss your requirements.

i specialise in Manufacturing, Engineering and Quality engineering throughout the Coventry and Warwickshire area.  Probe has built fantastic relationships with Manufacturing and Engineering businesses of all sizes, covering Automotive, Aerospace, Food Manufacturing and General Engineering, and I pride myself on delivering a fist class, professional service to my clients and candidates alike. Please give me a call to discuss your requirements.

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Introduction:

My client is a successful Electronics company based in the Coventry area. This company are constantly developing new and innovative consumer goods. Their expansion has created an exciting opportunity for an experienced Technical Support Lead to join their friendly team.

The Role:

  • The successful Technical Support Lead will be expected to continue to build on product knowledge and provide excellent customer service via phone, email and live chat. You will be liaising with various departments to record products faults, returns and collate data. You will be working as part of a team and must possess excellent interpersonal skills in order to train other members of the team.

As the Technical Support Lead you will have the following skills:

  • Must have a full, clean driving licence
  • Must be computer literate (Basic Networking, DNS, Router configuration – software and hardware, DHCP)
  • Have experience in a customer support role using phone, email and live chat.
  • Be eager to learn and develop their skills and knowledge.
  • Experience in electronics or other technical position will be beneficial.

My client is offering an attractive salary and benefits package to the successful Technical Support Lead:

  • Salary : £25-3000
  • 25 days holiday + 8 Statutory days +1 day off for your birthday
  • Company Pension
  • Company Bonus
  • After 6 month probation:
  • Private medical + travel insurance
  • Life assurance and income protection cover
  • Option to buy/sell up to 5 days holiday

If you are interested in this role or want to find out more please send your CV ASAP.

 

My Client, a successful, long standing Aerospace company have an exciting opportunity available for an experienced EDM Operator / Supervisor to join their skilled team. This role would be ideal for an EDM Operator or a highly skilled CNC Miller with a few years’ experience looking to step up into a supervisory role.

As a EDM Supervisor you will have:

  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings
  • Experience using fast hole drills, sink erosion machines, ONA machines
  • Able to work to tight tolerances
  • Skills to use shop floor measuring equipment

The successful EDM Supervisor will receive:

  • £15.50p/h increasing upon successful completion of probation
  • Generous holidays (26days + Bank Holidays)
  • NEST Pension
  • BUPA Healthcare
  • Free onsite Parking

If you are currently an EDM operator, CNC miller or Spark / Wire Eroder and think you have the required skills then send your CV ASAP.

 

An exciting opportunity has become available for an Area Sales Manager to join an expanding adhesives manufacturer. This is a home-based role with 1 planning day per week in Warwick and some travel to clients involved during the week. This role has huge potential earnings offered for hitting target plus uncapped commission. The ideal candidate will be located in the South East: Derby / Nottingham / Lincoln / Oxford  /Surrey or West Sussex.

Requirements of an Area Sales Manager:

  • Ideally hold a science-based degree.
  • Experience of selling formulated chemical systems.
  • Experience building business relationships in new and existing markets.

Duties:

  • As an Area Sales Manager you will be growing business throughout the South East of England
  • Direct customer trials and demonstrations.
  • Must be self-motivated and results driven.
  • Able to increase export sales through new outlets and maintaining current relationships.

Full training in Polyurethane chemistry will be included along with a generous remuneration package.

We are interested to hear from Sales Managers or BD Managers with experience in selling formulated chemical systems.

For more information please send your CV ASAP.

 

HEALTH AND SAFETY ADVISOR

COVENTRY

PERMANENT

£30,000 - £35,000

MANUFACTURING

Company:

A need has arisen for an experienced Health and Safety Advisor within an organisation that are truly at the forefront of new, modern technology.

As the site Health and Safety Advisor, this is an exciting role within a remarkable manufacturing facility, that embrace new technology.  This makes is a dynamic working environment, your world would be your oyster in terms of prospects.

You will lead the Health and Safety function at their brand-new facility.  It’s a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Health and Safety professional to work in a fast paced and varied facility.

Requirements:

  • To have experience in undertaking risk assessments (including COSHH and PUWER)
  • NEBOSH Certificate in Health and Safety
  • Good working knowledge of OHAS 18001, ISO45001 and ISO9001
  • It would be highly beneficial for you to have gained your experience from within a manufacturing environment
  • Strong problem-solving skills, e.g. 8D
  • Full driving licence and a willingness to travel
  • Good commercial acumen
  • To have the ability to organise and prioritise responsibilities
  • Flexible and adaptable

Duties:

  • Advise on compliance
  • Risk assessments
  • Carry out site audits
  • Review Company Health and Safety policies and procedures
  • Build and maintain strong working relationships
  • Manage day to day Health and Safety on an operational basis
  • Implement recommendations and guidance
  • Interact and manage the workforce to be pro-active towards their own Health and Safety

This is an exceptional opportunity to join continue your successful career. Send your CV ASAP.

 

Introduction:

My client is a multi-faceted and growing Engineering business based in Northamptonshire, and they now have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Process Engineer to join their dynamic team.  This is a superb career opportunity for the right candidate, providing a fantastic working environment, and a wide range of employee benefits.  

The Process Engineer will be responsible for reviewing and improving the company’s existing processes and relevant documentation. You will be part of a small team who will introduce new concepts and technology, manage projects and develop process designs. This role requires a hands-on approach and you will need to be confident liaising with all levels within the company.

The successful Process Engineer will have the following experience:

  • 5 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Ability to pick up new skills
  • Experience in a heavy plant environment.
  • Knowledge of either thermal, steam or pressure systems.

The successful Process Engineer will receive:

  • £Competitive
  • 40hour work week with paid overtime available
  • 22 days + bank holidays
  • Company pension
  • Health cash plan

If you are currently a Process Engineer and wish to apply or want to find out more information please send your CV ASAP.

 

Introduction

My client is a multi-faceted and growing Engineering business based in Northamptonshire, and they now have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Fabricator/Welder to join their dynamic team.  The successful candidate will be provided with a fantastic working environment and a wide range of employee benefits.  

The successful Fabricator/Welder will have the following experience:

  • Experience in a similar role, manufacturing medium to heavy stainless-steel products.
  • Mig/Tig welding experience working with aluminium.
  • Capable of reading engineering drawings

The successful Fabricator/Welder will receive:

  • £12-13.50p/h
  • 40 hour work week with paid overtime available
  • 22 days + bank holidays
  • Company pension
  • Health cash plan

If you are currently a Fabricator/Welder and wish to apply or want to find out more information please send your CV ASAP.

 

Introduction:

My client, a successful, forward-thinking Technology company in Northamptonshire, have a fantastic opportunity for a skilled Quality Engineer to join them. This is a new role, due to expansion of their Quality department and some fantastic benefits on offer.

As a Quality Engineer you will be responsible for maintaining the ISO9001 quality management systems, conducting audits and ensuring all levels follow compliance practices. You will be involved in their continuous improvement work and will need to be confident with both customer and supplier facing work.

The successful Quality Engineer will have the following experience:

  • Degree or HND in Mechanical Engineering or similar.
  • 5 years’ experience within a technical Quality Engineering role.
  • Knowledge of maintaining Quality Management Systems.
  • Working knowledge of ISO9001.
  • Experience conducting audits.
  • Willingness to travel internationally on occasion

The new Quality Engineer will receive:

  • £34,000 - £36,500 DOE
  • Bonus
  • Private medical insurance after 12 months service
  • Matched Pension up to 5%
  • 4X life assurance
  • 12pm Finish on Fridays

If you would like to discuss this fantastic opportunity in more detail, and you are currently a Quality Engineer, please send your CV ASAP.

 

Introduction:

My client is a multi-faceted and growing Engineering business based in Northamptonshire, and they now have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Purchasing Manager to join their management team.  This could not only be a superb career opportunity for the right candidate, but it will also provide them with a fantastic working environment, and a wide range of employee benefits.  

Duties:

  • The Purchasing Manager will be responsible for sourcing, visiting and managing suppliers.
  • You will be overseeing a small team and monitoring the departments KPIs.
  • You will ensure the company remains compliant with environmental policies and maintain up to date documentation.

The successful Purchasing Manager will have the following experience:

  • At least 5 years relevant experience working within a heavy plant, industrial environment.
  • Lean Manufacturing experience
  • Supervisory/Managerial Experience
  • MRP system knowledge
  • Confident using Microsoft office programmes

The successful Purchasing Manager will receive:

•               £35,000 - £40,000 dependent on experience.

•               Paid overtime opportunities

•               22 days + bank holidays

•               Company pension

•               Health cash plan

If you would like to discuss this fantastic opportunity in more detail, and you are currently a Procurement or Purchasing Manager, then please send your CV ASAP.

 

My client, a small, friendly manufacturing company based in the Coventry area has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Horizontal Borer to join their sociable team, following a period of company growth. No two days will be the same as this organisation manufacture various parts for multiple industries, keeping the role fresh and interesting.

My client is offering an attractive salary and benefits package to the successful Horizontal Borer:

  • £13p/h
  • Paid overtime up to 6 hours paid at time and a third then 6 hours+ paid at time and a half.
  • 32 days Holiday
  • Excellent 6% Pension
  • Mon-Fri days 7:30-4:30pm shifts

As the successful Horizontal Borer you will have the following skills:

  • You will be apprentice trained/time served.
  • Experience working within a busy tool room
  • Flexibility to work extra hours when necessary
  • Experience using a Devlieg Boring machine is ideal however training can be provided.

The role:

As a Horizontal Borer you will be manufacturing low volume batches of jigs/fixtures/press tools/gauges/facets as part of a friendly team. The company are looking for versatile candidates who can adapt and cover many aspects within the tool room.

If you think this is the role for you and are currently a time-served Horizontal Borer contact Heidi Lucas.

 

My client, a small, friendly manufacturing company based in the Coventry area has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Quality Inspector to join their sociable team following a period of recent company growth. No two days will be the same as this organisation manufacture various parts for multiple industries, keeping the role fresh and interesting.

My client is offering an attractive salary and benefits package to the successful Quality Inspector:

 - £13p/h

 - Paid overtime up to 6hours paid at time and a third then 6hours+ paid at time and a half.

 - 32 days Holiday

 - Excellent 6% Pension

 - Mon-Fri days 7:30 - 4:30pm Shifts 

As the successful Quality Inspector you will have the following skills:You will be apprentice trained/time served.

 - Flexibility to work extra hours when necessary.

 - Experience working to ISO9001.

 - Calibration skills for various hand inspection tools.

 - Experience using a Trimos Vertical Height Gauge would be great however training can be provided.

The role:

As a Quality Inspector you will be inspecting low volume batches of jigs/fixtures/press tools/gauges/facets as part of a friendly team.

If you think this is the role for you and are currently a time-served Quality Inspector contact Heidi Lucas.

 

My client, a small, friendly manufacturing company based in the Coventry area has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Universal Miller to join their sociable team following a period of company growth. No two days will be the same as this organisation manufacture various parts for multiple industries, keeping the role fresh and interesting.

My client is offering an attractive salary and benefits package to the successful Universal Miller:

  • £13p/hr
  • Paid overtime up to 6 hours paid at time and a third then 6 hours+ paid at time and a half.
  • 32 days Holiday
  • Excellent 6% Pension
  • Mon-Fri days 7:30 - 4:30pm shifts

As the successful Universal Miller you will have the following skills:

  • You will be apprentice trained/time served.
  • Experience working within a busy tool room
  • Flexibility to work extra hours when necessary

The role:

As a universal Miller you will be manufacturing low volume batches of jigs/fixtures/press tools/gauges/facets as part of a friendly team. The company are looking for versatile candidates who are able to adapt and cover many aspects within the tool room.

If you think this is the role for you and are currently a time-served Universal Miller contact Heidi Lucas.

 

An exciting opportunity has become available for an enthusiastic Quality Inspector to join a long-standing Precision Engineering company in Coventry.

My client is looking for a quality inspector/engineer from a precision engineering background with CMM experience to join their team!

The successful Quality Inspector will have the following experience:

  • Experience with CMM machines is ideal
  • Calibration skills
  • Competent using quality measurement equipment i.e. verniers and micrometers etc.

Benefits for a Quality Inspector:

  • Around £10-14p/h dependent on experience
  • Early finishes on Fridays
  • Weekdays only
  • 20 days hol + BH
  • Free Parking on site