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Mechanical Engineer Technician

Requisition ID:  1326

Wantage, GB, OX12 9BP

Functional Area:  Manufacturing
Experience Level:  Experienced professional
Type of Contract:  Permanent

As the world leader in metal packaging technology, Eviosys designs and manufactures a wide range of innovative and sustainable metal packaging solutions. Our customers are some of the world’s largest and most-respected companies.

About the Role


As the world leader in metal packaging technology, EVIOSYS designs and manufactures a wide range of innovative and sustainable metal packaging solutions. Our customers are some of the world’s largest and most respected companies. We take pride in meeting and exceeding our customers’ needs at Eviosys and our R&D Sector drives innovation across the group from our centre in the UK.

We are looking for a Mechanical Engineering Technician to join our R&D group in Oxfordshire. You will be part of the Product Development team, reporting to the Programme Manager. You will be responsible for providing Engineering Workshop and Laboratory support to development project activities, including prototype equipment set-up and modifications, and sample manufacture and evaluation. Work activities will also include equipment service/maintenance and work area Warden responsibilities.


Key Responsibilities


Engineering Workshop and Laboratory support of product and process development projects:
•    Completing prototype equipment and tooling set-up and mandatory safety checks to Eviosys R&D requirements.
•    Troubleshooting and identifying equipment/tooling changes required, undertaking/organising design changes/modifications, and liaising with Engineers and Project Managers.
•    Organising and coordinating on-site trials.
•    Manufacture, measurement and evaluation of samples in R&D facilities and Eviosys operations.
•    Completing mandatory safety assessments and checks on new and existing equipment, and completing associated documentation
•    Generating Work Instructions defining equipment use, and test protocols, and delivering training
•    Work area warden - Maintaining housekeeping/5s & safety standards
•    Equipment Key Contact for safety and training
•    Equipment service and maintenance

Key Skills

To succeed in this role you will have:
•    Mechanical Engineering apprenticeship / qualification in relevant industry
•    Confident and competent user of machine tools
•    Competent user of MS Office applications
•    Self-motivated, with the ability to work safely both independently as well as in multifunctional teams once briefed on tasks
•    Ability and interest in working in different/new technology fields 

What Eviosys can offer you? 

  • the opportunity to build a career in a multi-cultural environment
  • to be rewarded fairly and promoted based on merit and performance  
  • professional and personal development through training and work experiences 
  • strong engagement and commitment to the safety of our employees  

Join us and become part of an international team of professionals who are passionate about sustainable packaging.  

Equal opportunity 

Eviosys is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, age, disability, religion, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. 

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