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Mecmesin is Europe's leading manufacturer of force and torque measurement systems.Established for more than 35 years, we are a trusted brand, with thousands of customers across the world relying on our products to guarantee the quality of their components, materials and finished products, from factory floor through to the R&D laboratory, in multiple industries.

 

Our success is no coincidence - it is the result of the skills and commitment of our employees around the world.

Benefits

Mecmesin is a family friendly company who genuinely care about each member of staff and their needs, as an employee of Mecmesin some of your staff benefits include;

  • Subsidised Gym Membership
  • Childcare Vouchersont
  • Life Assuranceont
  • Private Healthcare
  • Flexi Time

 

We also have a calendar packed with social activities and gatherings. These include a Summer BBQ, Christmas Parties, bowling, quiz nights and even race evenings.  We organise 2 fundraising events each year to support charities voted for by our employees, and not forgetting the fresh fruit, photograph competitions and cycle rides we organise to encourage staff to get out and about and stay healthy!!



Manufacturing Technician

We are seeking a capable Manufacturing Technician to assemble, test, service and calibrate Mecmesin products, following manufacturing, service and calibration procedures and work instructions. The successful candidate will also be required to assist in Goods In, Stores and Despatch as and when required. 

·         To follow issued procedures and work instructions and ensure corrections and amendments are actioned at point of discovery.
·         To work closely with the Quality Department to ensure the quality of products and services are maintained to agreed and set ISO Standards
·         To work well with colleagues as part of the Manufacturing team
·         To ensure all aspects of Health and Safety are followed at all times 

The successful candidate will get full training on all Mecmesin products. 


 

  


Calibration Technician

Mecmesin Ltd. are seeking a Calibration Technician, this post is suitable for a hardworking, practical individual who is keen to learn and develop a career with us.
The successful candidate will spend the first 3 months undergoing on the job training, learning our products and procedures to prepare for this varied role.

The successful Calibration Technician will spend around 50% of their time out in the field, carrying out on-site calibrations and services to Mecmesin products, including diagnostics and repairs to system products. This will often require you to stay away from home.

50% of time will be spent in the office, these duties will include;

• Supporting the administrative function of the department
• Contacting customers and distributors, chasing quotations and trying to generate new business
• Helping with enquiries and queries to do with calibration, service and repair matters.

The Ideal Calibration technician will be outgoing, confident dealing with customers face to face and keen to provide exemplary customer service. Our products have mechanical, electrical and software components so a technical background in engineering would be beneficial along with enthusiasm for learning and a wish to develop a career within Mecmesin.

This is not a 9 to 5 role and at times, requires flexibility to working hours. The successful candidate will need to be self-motivated and carry a full, clean driving licence. A company van will be provided after the candidate has had sufficient training.


 

Sales / Service/ Calibration Technician

Mecmesin Ltd. are seeking a Calibration Technician, this a post and suitable for a hardworking, practical individual who is individual who is keen to learn and develop a career with us.

The successful candidate will spend the first 3 months undergoing on the job training, learning our products and procedures to prepare you for this varied role.

The successful Calibration Technician will be spend around 50% of their time out in the field, carrying out on-site calibrations and services to Mecmesin products, including diagnostics and repairs to system products. This will often require you to stay away from home.

50% of time will be spent in the office, these duties will include;

 

  • Supporting the administrative function of the department
  • Contacting customers and distributors, chasing quotations and trying to generate new business
  • Helping with enquiries and queries to do with calibration, service and repair matters.

 

The Ideal Calibration technician will be outgoing, confident dealing with customers face to face and keen to provide exemplary customer service. Our products have mechanical, electrical and software components so a technical background in engineering would be beneficial along with enthusiasm for learning and a wish to develop a career within Mecmesin.

 

This is not a 9 to 5 role and at times, requires flexibility to working hours. The successful candidate will need to be self-motivated and carry a full, clean driving licence. A company van will be provided after the candidate has had sufficient training.



Graduate Mechanical Design Engineer

Mecmesin is in an exciting phase of new product development and we are seeking a bright, enthusiastic Mechanical Design Engineer of graduate calibre to support the new product development team at our head office in Slinfold near Horsham, West Sussex.  The successful Mechanical Design Engineer will be responsible for researching, designing and developing mechanical components, instruments and systems used for force and torque testing. Initially, the Mechanical Design Engineer will be completing these tasks under guidance, however as they develop they will be given responsibility for their own projects. Mecmesin will also support the successful candidate to gain Chartered Engineering status through the IMechE.

The ideal Mechanical Design Engineer should:

·         Know the principles of designing engineering products for manufacture and assembly.
·         Have an understanding of geometric tolerances and the ability to do calculations to support design decisions.
·         Have knowledge and experience of 3D CAD design (SolidEdge preferable). 
·         Have a methodical, logical and organised approach to work including good communication skills and a team ethos. 

It is essential that candidate have passion and enthusiasm for good mechanical design, along with the ability to work with other team members both within the Engineering and other departments across the company.
A recent Mechanical Engineering graduate with good work experience e.g. with an industrial placement year included in their degree programme would be very well suited to this role.


Technical Support Engineer

We are seeking a front line Technical Support Engineer to support Mecmesin customers, distributors and internal departments with our extensive range of new and existing force and torque measurement products and their associated software applications. 

The successful candidate is likely to be an engineering graduate who has excellent communication skills and good experience of customer service.  You will be given in depth training on our products including hardware, firmware and software systems and will then work closely with your allocated mentor liaising with internal and external customers, via telephone, email or face to face, analysing, troubleshooting and solving technical problems.

Whilst the position will generally be office based giving remote support you may occasionally be required to visit customer sites.  You will need to be able to document problem solutions for publication in a clear and concise manner and be familiar with CRM databases and spreadsheets.

The ideal candidate will need to have:

  • An engineering background, degree or equivalent qualification
  • Strong interest in mechanical, hardware and software engineering
  • Excellent IT skills, specifically Excel and a good knowledge of Windows operating systems
  • Proven analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills with a helpful and professional manner
  • An organized approach to work, able to manage multiple priorities
  • Progress chasing and tracking experience using CRM systems

 

 


 

Software Engineer

Mecmesin are looking for an enthusiastic and energetic degree qualified, or equivalent Software Engineer with a genuine passion for designing, developing and delivering quality software for real time systems. The ideal candidate will have a flair in designing user interface based software development with emphasis on user experience design.

The post holder will be required to work alongside our Lead Software Engineer testing high level software for use in a range of computer controlled systems. They will also be required to support other Engineers working on embedded software projects.

It would be beneficial for the candidate to have 2-5 years’ experience of programming using C#, WPF and .NET using Visual Studio.

It is essential that applicants;

  • Are a competent users of version control systems (either Subversion or Git)
  • Have great understanding/appreciation of configuration management and a clear understanding of the whole software development life cycle.
  • Have experience of other technologies such as Android/Linux/iOS software development and database management systems (SQLite) would be beneficial as we’re constantly looking for new innovations.

This is a good opportunity for someone to join a growing company where they can make a difference and make a career, not just a job.


Technical Marketing Officer

We are seeking a Technical Marketing Officer to join Mecmesin, Europe’s leading manufacturer and designer of force and torque testing equipment, to help them explore new application areas and product solutions that will support the company’s business aspirations.

The successful Technical Marketing Officer will;

  • Deliver accurate and comprehensive market research, analysis, intelligence, benchmarking and strategic insights for new product ideas using our core technologies.
  • Focus research across a broad range of key market sectors including packaging and medical devices
  • Identify new marketing opportunities for Mecmesin to exploit its product portfolio to its full potential on a global scale, and be actively involved in identifying and evaluating new business opportunities.
  • Be responsible for transforming briefs into compelling, persuasive benefit driven copy, which increases awareness of the Mecmesin brands, engagement with our key target audiences and ultimately drives enquiry generation.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Strong technical writing and engineering skills, with the ability to easily grasp, communicate and present technical concepts, their benefits and their applications.
  • Experience of qualitative and quantitative research methods.
  • A methodical and organised approach to work with strong attention to detail.
  • A degree level in engineering, or another technical subject, or be able to demonstrate significant knowledge and relevant experience of market research and writing for a technical audience
  • The ability to interpret data and present analyses
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the confidence in communicating ideas face to face, as well as delivering compelling copy content across print, digital and social media.
  • An interest and desire to learn how to operate our products in practice
  • The ability to show initiative and be a strong team player

The chosen Technical Marketing Officer will be given extensive training on all Mecmesin products so they are able to work with the Technical Director to develop new product specifications for the rest of the Engineering team.

 


Electronics Engineer

We are seeking a talented Electronics Engineer to design and develop electronic hardware for Mecmesin products. This involves circuit design, layout, prototyping, test and production support. Enthusiasm to learn about our products is essential as you will be required to provide technical electronics support and advice about new and existing products to other departments within Mecmesin. You will have to ensure that your designs are well documented in line with our quality systems. You will also be expected to have enough electronics design experience to provide guidance to junior members of staff.

Ideally the right candidate will have

  • An Electronic Engineering based degree qualification or equivalent
  • About 5 years’ experience designing hardware in a manufacturing environment
  • good knowledge of electronic and microprocessor design
  • good knowledge of analogue and digital sensor interface
  • experience of electronic control of single and 3 phase DC motor systems
  • experience of multilayered PCB Design and layout
  • experience of CE certification / EMC / LVD

Added to this you must be able to work in a methodical and organized way with good communication skills as you will be part of the multi-disciplinary new product development team.


CNC Machinist (FMS)

We are seeking a capable CNC Production Engineer to machine components to high quality standards, in a timely manner ensuring production schedules are met.

The Successful candidate will be a good team worker and have experience of MAZATROL controls for CNC Machines, ideally in a precision engineering environment. The engineer will have experience of programming, setting and operating mills e.g. MAZAK and be able to read and understand technical drawings.


Main roles will include:

  • Programming, setting and operating the CNC machines indicated above.
  • To ensure all jobs are registered onto the computer system so production work can be accounted for accurately
  • Maintaining machines on a daily basis including regular checks of coolant and oil levels.

This role is based in Blatchford Road, Horsham. The successful candidate will be expected to work Monday – Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm.

 


All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.

 

If you are interested in any of the above positions please send your CV to Alice Parker, Internal Recruiter/ HR Coordinator with a covering email highlighting your skills and experience to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
If none of the advertised vacancies are what you are looking for but you are still interested in working for the Mecmesin Group of Companies please send in your CV and we will contact you if we have any suitable roles in the future.
 

To All Recruitment Agencies At Mecmesin we have the resources to recruit in-house, so we have a general “No Recruitment Agency” policy however, we now have a PSL in place so, on the rare occasion that we do use specialist recruitment agencies, we will only use people who are on this list and have been approved. Our PSL is reviewed annually and the next review will be in March 2018, if you wish to apply to be on the PSL list please contact Alice in March and shewill send you over the application form.