Job Vacancies

 

 Production Operative

We currently have a vacancy for a Production Operative.  This role offers a good working environment, competitive basic rate of pay, some overtime, annual discretionary profit share bonus, health insurance, pension scheme, life assurance and other benefits.

Key Objectives of the Role:

  • To assemble products across any of the Meech ranges as required in an efficient and timely manner and to the highest possible quality standards;
  • To assist with other aspects of production when necessary, including stock control, packing/despatch, test and administration.

Primary Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Production Controller, the main activities and responsibilities will include:

  • Assembly of products and components across any of the Meech ranges, adhering to work instructions, quality standards, production schedules etc. as required;
  • Notifying the Purchaser/Stock Controller in a timely manner when stocks of components are becoming low;
  • Cross-training on assembly of different Meech products and components;
  • Adhering to all relevant health and safety requirements at all times;
  • Maintenance of a tidy, safe and efficient work environment;
  • Assisting with the annual stocktake and interim stock counts as required;
  • Working and communicating effectively in the spirit of mutual assistance and teamwork;
  • Notifying relevant personnel of amendments required to work instructions, BOMs, etc;
  • Contributing ideas that may support continuous improvement in terms of production methods, efficiency, new products, jigs/tooling, processes, etc;
  • Assisting with packing/despatch, test and administration when necessary;
  • Any other duties or responsibilities that may reasonably be required from time to time.

Key Requirements:

  • Based at Meech’s UK head office in Witney, Oxfordshire;
  • Good understanding/experience of assembling electro-mechanical and mechanical products; Team spirit, flexible, helpful attitude and showing initiative;
  • Technical/engineering qualifications would be an advantage;
  • This is a full-time role (37½ hours per week, 8am to 4pm Monday to Friday).

Applications via email to Lauren.Marques@meech.com 

 

Electronics Design / Development Engineer

Due to continuing growth and product development activity, we have a new vacancy in our engineering team for an Electronics Design/Development Engineer.  This is an interesting and challenging opportunity, offering a competitive basic salary plus discretionary profit share bonus, health insurance, pension scheme, life assurance and other benefits

Key Objectives of the Role:

  • To contribute to the design and development of electronics for new and/or redesigned components and products across the Meech range.

Primary Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the main activities and responsibilities of the Electronics Design/Development Engineer will include:

Ongoing development work on electronics for various R&D projects involving the design for manufacture of various new parts, redesigning existing components, producing prototype parts for testing, testing new and redesigned components.

  • Ongoing development work on electronics for various R&D projects involving the design for manufacture of various new parts, redesigning existing components, producing prototype parts for testing, testing new and redesigned components
  • Development of new PIC Software and modification of existing software in Assembler language.
  • Ongoing liaison with suppliers and manufacturers regarding components ordered, providing feedback, letting them know if there are problems or what works well, organising any necessary returns, chasing orders and visiting suppliers when required;
  • Liaison with production staff to address problems;
  • Keeping other personnel informed of progress on R&D projects;
  • Any other duties or responsibilities that may reasonably be required from time to time.

Key Requirements:

Based at Meech’s UK head office in Witney, Oxfordshire;

  • Background in electronic engineering, ideally within SME manufacturing environments (some experience with high voltage would be desirable);
  • Good knowledge of PCB layouts and Gerber files is desirable;
  • Good knowledge and familiarity of programming Microchip PIC devices.
  • Good project management, organisation and communication skills, coupled with a flexible and cooperative approach;
  • Excellent understanding and experience of programming in C or Assembler required, programming experience in both would be desirable
  • Experience in ethernet/USB Bluetooth and other comms using chipsets would be desirable
  • Experience of TCP/IP layout and networking desirable
  • This is a full-time role (8am to 5pm Monday to Friday).

Applications via email to Lauren.Marques@meech.com