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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 Vouchers
  • Life Assurance
  • Private Healthcare
  • Flexi Time
  • Access to the cycle to work scheme

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!!


Research & Development Mechanical Engineering Internship (1 year)

We have an opportunity for an intern from July 2018, for a one year placement, to assist our R&D/Engineering team with various projects. You will need to be studying Mechanical Engineering or related Physical Sciences degree course, and have an interest in calibration, mechanical design, 3D CAD ability, machine characterisation and applications engineering.

We expect interns to have an undergraduate level of mathematics, enthusiasm to learn, excellent communication and computer skills, and commitment to the year’s placement.

Our previous intern has this to say:

“My placement at Mecmesin has proven to be a fantastic opportunity, providing a diverse and hands-on experience. I've been allowed to take responsibility and ownership of projects which involve designing for manufacture, prototyping, production, calibration and testing.” Supun Fernando

Closing Date: 27th November 2017

Expressions of interest and applications should be made by sending a CV and covering email to Alice Parker, HR Coordinator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. If you wish to contact us by telephone to discuss any aspect please call Alice on 01403 799934.


Sales Administration Supervisor

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a positive and enthusiastic Sales Administration Supervisor to lead and direct the Sales Administration team at Mecmesin. The successful candidate will be required to supervise the administration of UK and Export Sales activities, ensuring the delivery of quality customer service at all times, this will include;

  • Processing sales orders from initial receipt of order through to final invoicing ensuring deliveries are attained
  • Attending daily production meetings
  • Liaising with Sales Office Manager and Production Staff to ensure delivery priorities are maintained and revised against changing customer needs
  • Process incoming calls via switchboard
  • Process email enquiries, including logging enquiries onto the sales database
  • Issuing quotations
  • Inward Processing Relief (IPR) and Freight Invoices
  • General office duties including filing, ensuring office equipment is suitable etc.
  • Setting and monitoring performance targets and providing cover when required
  • Authorising annual leave, ensuring sufficient administrative cover during office hours.

The successful candidate will have a positive and flexible approach to work and be capable of managing and motivating a small team, they will have excellent IT skills and be familiar with using CRM databases and quotation software. Great communication skills and the ability to contribute new ideas to improve current processes, along with enthusiasm for outstanding customer service is essential.

Languages would also be an advantage to the company but this is not essential.

The successful candidate will be given full training on our products and processes to enable them to be efficient and productive in their role.



Junior/Mid level Web Developer

We are seeking an enthusiastic Junior/Mid level Web Developer to join our team working on a large scale redevelopment of our online web presence. We are moving from a legacy Joomla platform to Drupal and seek to develop a world class B2B application for our global network of partners and clients.

The primary focus for this role will be development of web platforms to facilitate ongoing business objectives. We have ambitious plans for integrating our web platforms with our internal systems and welcome the opportunity to improve our platforms, this position will have an active role in defining and implementing these solutions.

Ideally you will have had at least 1-2 years of experience working as a front end web developer with a passion and enthusiasm for the Drupal platform. Experience working with responsive frameworks (bootstrap) and profiling/optimising for mobile web browsers is required. Also, a keen eye for detail with the ability to be create engaging and easy to use web interfaces/web pages

Additionally, it would be desirable if you have:

  • worked on projects all the way from inception to completion
  • understanding of backend development: LAMP/AWS/Aquia
  • experience/knowledge of Agile (Scrum, Kanban)
  • experience with version control, such as GIT
  • experience working with Content Management Systems (Joomla)
  • knowledge of web accessibility & UI best practice
  • an understanding of contemporary SEO practices

We are looking for someone who is keen to learn and add to their skillset, you must have a passion for development and a desire to create technical solutions for business needs. You will have good attention for detail along with good communication. You will be flexible and self-motivated and will take ownership of the roles responsibilities and will have a desire to always be improving.

We are keen for our team members to develop specialisations and will support them to continually improve their skills. We are dedicated to giving the time and resources to help you expand your abilities and to develop your role.


Quality Inspector (Salary dependent on Experience)

An exciting new opportunity has arisen for an experienced Quality Inspector to provide support to the Senior Quality Inspector based at Flexible Machining Systems Ltd in the centre of Horsham.

Flexible Machining Systems is a long-established precision engineering company with a hard won reputation for exceptional quality and service providing precision machining services for industries including aerospace & defence, automotive & motorsport, food & drink processing, marine, medical, oil & gas, and telecommunications.

The ideal candidate will have experience in an engineering discipline with experience in a mechanical engineering quality environment. You will be expected to have high attention to detail, work as part of the Quality team and be a support and backup to the Senior Quality Inspector.

Essential requirements are:

  • Working knowledge of AS9100 or ISO9001;
  • Previous experience of product inspection routines;
  • Ability to read technical engineering drawings and carry out measurements of component parts to ensure conformity to drawings and tolerances;
  • CMM measuring experience, preferably including programming PC-DMIS software;
  • Knowledge and completion of FAIR’s.

The candidate will be required to:

  • Ensure overall Quality Assurance by the inspection and measurement of products, first offs and in process inspections;
  • Support the Senior Quality Inspector and Quality Manager and respond to any reasonable request, assisting in the smooth running of the Quality Department and continued AS9100 certification;
  • Use the CMM for the inspection of products and recording of results obtained;
  • First Article Inspection Reports;
  • Assist with the control of inspection equipment including calibration;
  • Carry out sample approval inspection and associated documentation process;
  • Customer and supplier liaison concerning inspection;
  • Carry out Goods Inwards inspection;
  • Analyse non-conforming components, record and follow up with remedial action as required;
  • Raise and process NCR’s for non-conforming products;
  • Maintain clear, accurate and up to date inspection records.

As the job requires the person to make occasional visits to our head office in Slinfold, a valid driving license will be required.


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.



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 she will send you over the application form.