'QUALITY IS NOT EXPENSIVE, IT'S PRICELESS'



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In engineering and manufacturing, quality control and quality engineering are involved in developing systems to ensure products or services are designed and produced to meet or exceed customer requirements. These systems are often developed in conjunction with other business and engineering disciplines using a cross-functional approach and thus, an essential function to ensuring successful growth and continual improvement within companies wishing to drive forward into the 21st century.

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Our candidates range from Quality Inspectors, Technicians, Auditors, Quality Engineers & Managers right up to directorship levels, therefore we are sure that we can satisfy your recruitment needs across all industries.

If you would like a confidential discussion surrounding strategic hiring for your organisation or your own career path we would be delighted to hear from you to determine how our services can assist you in finding the right solution so please call us on  0121 321 4311

 

Introduction:

As a Maintenance Electrician you will be joining a large Maintenance Engineering Team at a leading Manufacturing company based just outside of Kidderminster. You will be undertaking breakdown and preventative maintenance on plant machinery in this fast paced production facility.

This is an excellent opportunity for a qualified Maintenance Electrician who is looking to join a company where they can further develop their skills. In this role you will be responsible for maintaining and improving all aspects of the equipment and plant on site in a modern fast paced heavy manufacturing environment at a major manufacturing site. Working in a team you will be covering a Continental shift pattern of alternating Days and Nights 12 hours shifts on a 4on / 4off shift rota.

Requirements:

  • To be successful in the role of Maintenance Electrician you will need to hold a recognised Electrical Engineering Qualification and will ideally be Apprentice trained.
  • You will also need to have previous experience of supporting machinery in a manufacturing or production environment, have a good knowledge of AC motors, inverters + drives, three phase motors/sensors and hold fault finding abilities on Siemens S7 PLC controls.

I would be keen to hear from Electrical Engineers, Maintenance Engineers or Maintenance Technicians who have experience of supporting plant machinery and have strong Electrical skills.

Benefits:

In return, you will be joining a leading company in its field and will be paid on a weekly basis.

The excellent salary package including shift allowance starts from £44,000 per annum, depending on skills and experience.

This position is commutable from Kidderminster, Worcester, Redditch, South Birmingham and surrounding areas.

 If you are interested in knowing more please send your CV ASAP.

 

Introduction:

As a Maintenance Electrician you will be joining a Maintenance Engineering Team at a leading Manufacturing company in Sittingbourne, Kent. You will be undertaking breakdown and preventative maintenance on plant machinery in this fast paced production facility.

Duties:

  • In the role of Maintenance Electrician you will be responsible for maintaining and improving all aspects of the equipment and plant on site in a modern fast paced heavy manufacturing environment at a major manufacturing site.
  • Working in a team you will be covering a Continental DAYS shift pattern of 12 hours shifts 6am - 6pm on a 4on / 4off shift rota.

Requirements:

  • To be successful in the role of Maintenance Electrician you will need to hold a recognised Electrical Engineering Qualification and will ideally be Apprentice trained.
  • You will also need to have previous experience of supporting machinery in a manufacturing or production environment, have a good knowledge of AC motors, inverters + drives, three phase motors/sensors and hold fault finding abilities on Siemens S7 PLC controls.
  • I would be keen to hear from Electrical Engineers, Maintenance Engineers or Maintenance Technicians who have experience of supporting plant machinery and have strong Electrical skills.

Benefits:

  • In return, you will be joining a leading company in its field and will be paid on a weekly basis.
  • The excellent salary package including shift allowance is up to £40,000 per annum, depending on skills and experience.

This position is commutable from Maidstone, Canterbury, Gillingham and surrounding areas.

If you are interested in knowing more please send your CV ASAP.

 

Introduction:

Probe Technical Recruitment is recruiting for an excellent opportunity for a Control Engineer to join a company with a proven background in heavy industrial plant and machinery who are a leading specialist in the manufacture of materials processing equipment and energy from waste power generation. They offer an exciting and stable career within a varied working atmosphere and the opportunity to develop your career within a friendly working environment. Along with a competitive salary the company offers 22 +8 days holiday, contributory pension and Health Cash Plan. There is also plenty of overtime offered on site.  

Duties for the role:

  • Implement upgrades and improvements to existing Controls systems within the on-site Power Plant.
  • Implement new software developments for Projects and product developments
  • Develop and implement new Allen Bradley PLC/ HMI designs and modifications to existing ones.
  • Knowledge of Wonderware Intouch SCADA
  • Provide support for product implementations and commissioning of plant
  • Review existing processes and work on upgrades / improvements.
  • Display excellent analytical skills, with the ability to specify and implement new innovative Controls systems.

Requirements:

  • You must be an experienced Control Engineer who also possesses a sound electrical and mechanical knowledge, and is familiar with contactor logic, safety relays and inverter drives. 
  • Ideally from a thermal, steam, pressure systems, waste energy or power plant background.
  • A suitable degree in electrical / controls / software engineering would be advantageous, coupled with at least five years’ experience in a related field.

Benefits:

  • Salary: £40,000
  • 22 + 8 Bank Holidays
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Pension Contribution
  • Permanent

The role is commutable from Northampton, Kettering, Corby, Bedford, Milton Keynes and St Neots. 

 

Company:

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Security Engineer who has a proven track record servicing and installing security equipment, primarily Alarms used within server rooms, data centres and other critical facilities.  You will be supporting customers UK wide as part of a service team for our security systems client.

Duties:

  • As a Security Engineer, you will be covering the UK, servicing, installing and repairing security systems. 
  • Hours of work will be 8.30am - 17.00pm Monday - Friday, and a company vehicle, uniform and mobile phone will be provided.

Requirements:

  • This Security Engineer role requires you to have worked with installing and repairing security systems previously and be proficient in all areas of security.

Benefits:

  • In return you will receive a basic salary of c. £23,000.
  • Company Vehicle
  • Uniform
  • Mobile Phone provided.

If you are interested and would like some more information please submit your CV ASAP.

 

Introduction:

Probe Technical Recruitment is recruiting for an excellent opportunity for a Maintenance Electrician to join a company with a proven background in heavy industrial plant and machinery. We can offer an exciting and stable career within a varied working atmosphere and the opportunity to develop your career within a friendly working environment. This role requires the maintenance and repair of a wide range of capital plant and machinery.

Requirements / Duties for the role:

  • Industrial Electrician with Electrical Inspection & Testing (2391) Certification and BS7671 (17th or 18th Edition) Wiring Regulations.
  • Single and 3 Phase Installations.
  • Candidates will have good communication skills and a conscientious attitude to their work, a positive and proactive approach combined with the ability to work on their own.
  • Time served qualified Electrician with experience in an industrial background, Minimum 5 years’ experience.

Benefits:

  • Along with a competitive salary of £29,120 the company offers 22 +8 days holiday, contributory pension and Health Cash Plan.
  • There is also plenty of overtime offered on site.   

The role is commutable from Northampton, Kettering, Corby, Bedford, Milton Keynes and St Neots. 

 

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:

Probe Technical Recruitment is recruiting for an excellent opportunity for a Maintenance Fitter to join a company with a proven background in heavy industrial plant and machinery. We can offer an exciting and stable career within a varied working atmosphere and the opportunity to develop your career within a friendly working environment. This role requires the maintenance and repair of a wide range of capital plant and machinery.

Duties of a Maintenance Fitter:

  • Candidates will take complete responsibility for the initial inspection, disassembly, specification of purchased parts, complete rebuild and final test of power plant ancillary equipment.
  • The responsibility of seeing the job through from start to finish.
  • Undergo training programs where necessary.

Requirements for a Maintenance Fitter:

  • Previous experience required for this role as a Maintenance Fitter or Engineering Fitter is necessary.
  • Ideally the ideal candidate will hold a minimum of City & Guilds /NVQ and have worked within a heavy environment.

Benefits:

  • Along with a competitive salary of £28,080 the company offers 22 +8 days holiday, contributory pension and Health Cash Plan.
  • There is also plenty of overtime offered on site.   

The role is commutable from Northampton, Kettering, Corby, Bedford, Milton Keynes and St Neots. 

 

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.

 

Introduction:

Probe Technical Recruitment are looking to recruit an experienced Engineering Chargehand (Maintenance Supervisor) to work in a busy engineering department, you will lead a team of multi-disciplined shift engineers to carry out first line maintenance tasks and improvements on equipment within the plant. Providing feedback on completed tasks into the CMMS to ensure equipment histories are up to date and to enable follow up work to be identified and planned.

Duties for Maintenance Supervisor:

  • Respond to breakdowns in the factory
  • Issue permits to work
  • RAMs
  • Contractor Inductions
  • Carry out maintenance programmes.
  • Produce written reports, when requested.
  • Suggest improvements to work methods.

Requirements:

  • A minimum of a level 3 is required for this role and previous experience working within a factory environment, ideally food.
  • We would also be keen to talk to Maintenance Team Leaders, Maintenance Chargehands and Supervisors.

Benefits:

  • As an Engineering Chargehand this is an excellent opportunity with a chance to grow within a great company and move up the ladder.
  • The shift pattern is as follows: 5 days (6.45am-6.45pm), 5 off, 4 nights, 5 off, 2 days, 3 nights, 4 off.
  • The company offer a salary of £42,816.80, death in service, medical cover and pension (will double contribution up to 12%).

This role is commutable from Peterborough, Corby, March, Whittlesey and Spalding.

 

Introduction:

Probe Technical Recruitment is looking to recruit a site Maintenance Operative for a company near Wellingborough. Ideally someone with previous knowledge, experience and training in a similar role involving site, facilities and tool maintenance. Hours of work are 40 hours per week between 6 AM and 5 PM Monday to Friday.

The Skills Required:

You must have transferable maintenance-based skills and be able to follow instructions and complete jobs working independently to deadlines. Maintenance will include Tools, Site, Facilities and Buildings.

  • General maintenance
  • Safety inspections
  • Grounds keeping
  • Minor building works
  • Electrical knowledge
  • Projects

The Return on Offer:

  • The company offer a salary between £18,000-£22,000 DOE, good holiday, company pension (Aviva), and Life cover.