Industrial and Engineering Vacancies

Founded in the West Midlands many years ago, Maximum Employment enjoys an enviable reputation for providing highly effective recruitment solutions. These are aimed at clients seeking Industrial and Engineering jobs across the UK. Our in-depth knowledge of the industry, plus our extensive network of contacts, lets us offer first-class placement services to applicants searching for jobs in the UK and beyond.

Design Engineer, Kitts Green, Birmingham £9.00 -£10.50per hour - Ref: 000

We are please to announce that our client based in Kitts Green area of Birmingham is looking for design engineer to join their young and vibrant team.

Client specialises in offering state-of-the-art design manufacturing and engineering services to the automotive, aerospace and wider surface finishing sectors.

Ideal candidate will possess:
– 3D design experience ideally with AUTOCAD
– Inventor knowledge would be beneficial but not necessary
– Your experience needs to be during employment time

The role:
You will be responsible for designing prototypes, jigs, racks and slaves.
This company possess ISO 9001 – 2000 certification

Role is available intermediately for the right candidate understanding that some of the candies may require notice period.

Hourly rate: negotiable but up to £10.50ph.

Working hours:
Monday – Thursday 7.30am – 4.30pm
Friday 7.30am – 3pm

Please apply by sending your up to date CV and we will be in touch to inform about next steps.

Sheet Metal Worker, Kitts Green, Birmingham, £8 - £10 per hour - Ref: 001

Sheet metal company based in Kitts Green are currently seeking experienced Sheet metal worker that will be manufacturing commercial extractors

Must be able to read from engineering drawings.
Must have previous experience working with Brake Presses, Punch Presses guillotines and any other sheet metal procedure

Working experience on a variety of metals and gauges

Work needs to be to a high standard as work seen in commercial kitchens.

Mainly working with Mild Steel and Stainless Steel.

Working hours:

Mon – Thursday     8 am – 4:30 pm

Friday                     8am – 3pm

Full time, temp to perm basis, overtime available

£8.00 – £10.00 per hour

Metal Polisher, Hockley, Birmingham, £8.00 – £9.00 per hour - Ref: 002

Our Client based in Hockley area of Birmingham is looking for an experienced metal polisher with experience with a variety of metals to work on temporary to permanent basis.

The company is specialising in metal polishing, architectural hardware, on-site polishing, on-site bronzing and stainless steel cleaning. It provides a wide range of polished metal finishes in aluminium, brass, stainless steel and centre-less tubes or bars.

Fields of products produced covers: memorial plaques, historic buildings, tube/bar/pipe polishing, casting military, plates fabricated parts, industrial extrusions, automotive, various household items, spinning’s, antique church brass ware.

Working hours will be: Monday – Friday 7am – 4pm

Salary: starting form £8 per hour

Metal Polisher, Hockley, Birmingham, £10.63 – £13.00 per hour - Ref: 003

Hockley based company are currently seeking experienced Metal Polishers to join their expanding team. They specialise in the manufacture of automotive parts to the highest standard working with some of the most prestigious and vintage automotive companies.

Working mainly with stainless steel, creating a mirror finish

Ideally the candidate will have experience polishing products to a high specification.

A trade test will be arranged to establish suitability

Successful candidate will commence within the next 4 weeks.

Working hours 7.30am – 4pm Monday – Thursday, 7.30am – 1pm Fridays

Conventional Turner - Ref: 004

Opportunity has became available for a Conventional Turner to work for a company that is established in the West Midlands for over 40 years. Company is offering a high quality machining service and currently is based in Oldbury.

They offer intuitive solutions to engineering problems and have been machining complex shapes and exotic materials for over 20 years. They manufacture components that are shipped worldwide for various industries including:
Oil, Water and Gas Industry
Quality and Inspection Machinery
Heritage Railways
Machine Maintenance

Right candidate should have experience in Manual Turning also Cnc would be an advantage.

Working Hours:

Hourly rate is up to £11ph

Role is on 13 weeks temp to perm basis

Please submit your up-to-date CV for consideration and we will be in touch with successful candidates to arranged interview with our Client

Please email CV’s to or call on 0121 236 0440 to discuss this role in further details

MIG Welder, Dudley - Ref: 005

Excellent opportunity has arisen for MIG welder to join a company based in Dudley.

Company produces conveyor chains and sprockets for automotive, oil, gas as well as ocean cable laying.
They are on the market for solid few decades with a pool of regular customers as well as bespoke work that they do.
They operate within UK and more then 50% of their work is delivered to clients abroad.

Ideal candidate would be a good and experienced MIG welder who lives locally and looks for stable role.
You don’t need to read engineering drawings.

Hourly rate: £8 -£9ph depending on experience

Working hours:
Mon – Thur 8am -4:15pm (0.5hr lunch break, Fri 8am – 3:30pm

Client offers additional training on setting jigs and racks as well as operating machine such as CNC for those candidates who wish to.
This role is not on a production line so you’ll not be bored.

Due to additional training delivered on other machinery you will be welding 80% of the time with rest being a training.
This is truly wonderful company to join as it has perspectives for you to evolve.
Work is full time on temp to perm basis.

Weld test on site is necessary and available immediately (even the same day when you submit your CV) so your availability is essential.
Please make sure that this job matches your experience and what you’re looking for before you apply.

MIG Fabricator or Sheet metal worker - Ref: 006

We are currently recruiting for skilled MIG Fabricator and Sheet metal worker to join an established company based in Kitt’s Green area of Birmingham (towards Stechford).

Our Client is looking for MIG Fabricator who is able to work from engineering drawings and My Client who specialises in sheet metal work, duct work, air conditioning units etc.
Experience on sheet metal work, sheet metal fabrication would be beneficial.
They may do parts as big few meters long runs.

Working hours: 9 hours per day (start 7.30am).
Monday – Friday + some weekends

Up to 50 hours per week maximum.
Weekend work will mainly concentrate around unloading the job before start of new week.

Hourly rate: up to £11ph

This role is for somebody dedicated, experienced and able to start with short notice.

Client is offering loads of hours including weekends therefore commitment and reliability would be crucial.

You will be working on ongoing basis. Clint has orders for the next 12 months and the role may become perm.
Weld test and interview will be held on Clients premises.

Start date: As soon as possible or week commencing 26/06/17

Please submit your updated CV to to discuss the role in further detail.

MIG Welder /Aston/ - Ref: 007

We are looking for experienced Mig Welder to join the company in Aston, Birmingham.

Client is a main sub-contractor for British rail industry.

They mainly work with mild and stainless steel.

Client is looking for someone who can weld on 8mm – 20mm, cosmetic welding, needs to be somebody consistent so job is neatly done.
Good Mig welding skills required.

Working hours: Mon – Fri 8am – 4pm

Hourly rate: £9 per hour

Assignment: 13 Temp to Perm full time position available for the right person.

Please submit your up-to-date CV for consideration and we will be in touch with successful candidates to arranged interview with our Client

Weld test and interview will be held on Wednesday 28/06/2017 therefore your application needs to be submitted prior to that date.


Circular Saw operator /Halesowen/ £7.50 - £9.00 ph- Ref: 008

Great opportunity for a Circular Saw Operator to join engineering company based in Halesowen.

You would be working in a company which is machining vast range of materials. They are milling, turning, machining, bending and welding all types of plastics right through to working with Tufnols, composites and all ferrous and non ferrous metals.

Ideal candidate would need to be an experienced Circular Saw Operator

Interview and start date available immediately

Work on temp – perm basis with 3 months probation period, with room for progression.

Hourly rate to discuss based on experience.

Interviews available immediately.

Please forward you CV for consideration to


HYDROMAT / rotary transfer machine Setter, Lichfield. From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum - Ref: 009


Our Client who is a motion and fluid control technology work leader is seeking Hydromat setter-operator to work in Lichfield on temp to perm basis.


  • hydromat/rotary transfer machine experience
  • flexible to work shifts, double days or nights
  • using high volume rotary transfer machines with external/internal threading, valenite form setting, slitting blade units and recess turning
  • producing components with tight tolerances and critical features at low cycle times
  • these machines have numerous quality inspection checks as part of the process including SPC, Tessa and Contracer checks

The ideal candidate:

  • Will have a proven track record of working in an Engineering environment
  • An understanding of the workings of Hydraulic machinery would be an advantage but not essential
  • Will be proactive, flexible, enthusiastic and self-motivated
  • Time Served individual

This is an excellent opportunity for progression and self development within a dynamic, worldwide engineering company.

Salary is negotiable dependant on experience.

If you are interested in applying for the above position please submit your up – to – date CV

Tool Maker/Setter, Hockley, Birmingham. £8.63 - £11.25/hour - Ref: 010

Toolmaker/bench hands required for busy contract Tool room in Hockley. Previous experience of working in a contract Tool room in the manufacture of Press Tooling for the Automotive Trade is essential. Able to work with own initiative to manufacture Press Tools to a high standard using full detail designs. Highly motivated, you will be part of an experienced team to promote quality and achieve deadlines.

Working on weekly rotated shifts 6am – 2pm and 2pm till 10pm
Temp – Perm basis with 13 weeks probation period

Salary £8.63 per hour for Tool Setter and £11.25 for Tool maker

Permanent, Temporary


Temp to Perm

CNC Programmer and Setter, £22000/annum plus 22.5% shift allowance. - Ref: 011

Our client is involved in motion and fluid control technology.
They are looking for a time served CNC Programmer and Setter to join their team.

Ability to program Fanuk controls required for this large organisation manufacturing parts for the pneumatic’s and fluid control products.

Position is for somebody using Mori Seiki Lather ZL200 and ZL150’s but skill in both milling and turning is beneficial.

Ideal candidate must have ability to edit programmes.
Milling and Turning experience desirable but will consider candidates with strengths in one area. (Please specify with application)

3 Permanent positions available

Work will be in shifts: 6am – 2pm and 2pm – 10pm which will be rotated on weekly basis. There is a very good shift allowance of 22.5% with this job.

Temporary to Permanent

Cnc Operator-Setter-Programmer

We are looking for a Cnc Programmer-setter-operator to join a company based in Smethwick.

This position will suit somebody who is looking for a permanent position. ideally someone who has experience working on a Rami Cnc.

Company manufactures jigs, fixtures, coils, thermal panels, titanium fasteners, turned parts, tanks, vessels and duct work.
This work goes to wide range of industries including aircraft, motor, electronics, engineering and domestic appliances.

Working hours:
Mon-Thu 7am – 4pm
Fri 7am – 12:30pm

Interview and start date available immediately for the right candidate.

Please submit you updated CV for consideration and we will be in touch with you to discuss this role


Conventional machinist (Miller or Turner) - Ref: 013

Great opportunity for a Miller, Turner or conventional machinist to join manufacturing and fabricating company based in Halesowen.

Experience on Birdgeport series 1 would be ideal.

You would be working in a company which is machining vast range of materials. They are milling, turning, machining, bending and welding all types of plastics right through to working with Tufnols, composites and all ferrous and non ferrous metals.

We are looking for an experienced, skilled employee who will be able to adapt to the company.

This role is what we call ‘job for life’ as you will be able to stay within the company even until your retirement.

CNC experience NOT necessary but beneficial

Interview and start date available immediately

Work on temp – perm basis with 3 months probation period.

This is 13 weeks temp to perm, full time role where by completing your probation you will be offered contract directly with the customer. After probation there will be an increase in your salary which will be discussed individually between you and the Client.

Please submit your updated CV for consideration or call Anna on 0121 236 0440 to discuss role in detail.


September 2018

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