Careers at MECO

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Why work at Meco?

As a world leader in the design and construction of water purification equipment, MECO’s systems are used to produce life-saving drugs, therapeutics, and vaccines, power the planet through green hydrogen and beyond. MECO offers more than just a job – it’s an elite calling. Join a dynamic team at the forefront of innovation, impacting people’s everyday lives. At MECO, we prioritize excellence not only in our products but in our people. As part of our organization, you’ll be instrumental in shaping the future and leaving a lasting impact on the world. If you’re seeking a fulfilling career where your skills align with a greater mission, MECO is the place for you. Explore our opportunities and have a vital impact on the world through engineering and manufacturing cutting-edge water technology.

MECO IS AN EEO EMPLOYER: MECO complies with all applicable government regulations concerning 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a), and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

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Jade Shepard

Manufacturing Engineer

MECO regularly exposes me to new challenges, which helps me develop both professionally and personally. I enjoy seeing the direct results of my efforts and I find great fulfillment in knowing that what I do, directly contributes to the company’s success and benefits people throughout the world!


Thomas Williams

Project Engineer

“I joined the MECO family because I am enthusiastic about healthcare engineering and making a lasting impact on healthcare for people globally. I knew that being a part of the MECO family meant every day I had the opportunity to make a positive impact on someone’s healthcare on a global scale.


Miguel E. Antunez

Sheet Metal Leadman

The diversity of the staff is phenomenal. The range in ages, experiences, and ethnicities brings a layer of knowledge and cultural experiences that are priceless.


Chet Nunez

Head of Engineering

There's nothing he doesn't know.

Chet Nunez lives up to your first impression. Calm, ready, smart and out front.

Chet’s been a MECO man for over two decades. He came to us knowing everything needed to configure our systems for our customers. Now he knows much more.

Chet knows engineering, service, sales and in-service applications. He makes MECO work best for people who need purified water most.

MECO begins with people like Chet Nunez, our Head of Engineering.


Austin Bodden, Sr.


Give him raw materials, he'll give you excellence.

It’s no stretch to say that the best people make the best products. It’s a fact.

Austin Bodden Sr. is a perfect example. He’s been making MECO components for half a century. The machines have changed. Austin’s priorities haven’t.

Some people don’t compromise. A few people pass the highest standards of their craft on to generations. One in a million becomes the core of a culture.

MECO begins with people like Austin Bodden, Sr., Fabricator.


Roy Chester

Maintenance Mechanic

Whatever, wherever, whenever he's needed.

MECO’s manufacturing facilities are safer because of Roy Chester.

As a Maintenance Mechanic, Roy keeps the place up to the mark. He does what it takes to provide a cleaner, better working environment for his colleagues.

A pristine shop produces systems that deliver pure water. MECO people know they can count on Roy and his experience of twenty years on the job.

MECO begins with people like Roy Chester, Maintenance Mechanic.


Health Insurance

MECO provides the option to enroll in quality health care for every member of your family.  Our Medical, Dental and Vision plans are offered at a low employee cost with excellent coverage by a variety of physicians.  An option of enrollment in a pre-tax flexible medical account or flexible dependent care account are available through payroll deduction.

Retirement Plans

The MECO 401(k) Plan can assist employees to save for retirement pretax dollars or after-tax Roth options. MECO matches a portion of your contribution into the retirement plan contribution.    

Paid Time Off

We feel employees need time to relax, recharge, and pursue special interests. MECO provides paid time off as one of many ways to show appreciation for hard work, and loyalty.  We also provide nine paid holidays each year. 

Life & Disability Insurance

Illness can arise at any time, and we ensure our employees have coverage during their time of disability.  MECO provides company paid Short-Term and Long-Term Disability and group term life insurance.

Referral Programs

Our referral bonus program rewards employees who refer candidates that are hired into open positions.

Continuing Education

MECO provides tuition assistance to continue their education, whether college or technical schools and professional development programs. 

Wellness Programs

Being active is part of a healthy lifestyle and we will reimburse certain “Get Active” programs.  

Employee Events

We love to celebrate our people and success with regular social events throughout the year and community outreach activities.  


Our parent company offers the option to own a share of the company through the Grundfos Share Program. 

Community Service

Joining MECO means becoming part of an organization that aims to make a positive impact on our community and the world. We go beyond accolades by participating in community events like the Abita Fall Fest, Captain Vincent Liberto Memorial Fund Jambalaya Cook-Off, hosting blood drives, engaging in the Grundfos Olympics, hosting annual Walk for Water events, and consistently contributing to local charities. At MECO, you’re not just an employee but a vital member of a company deeply invested in both professional excellence and making a positive impact in the community. Join us in shaping a future where meaningful work goes hand in hand with community enrichment.