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J M Heaford Limited is a world leading manufacturer of custom built machinery for the printing industry with a market leading position and global install base. Due to business growth, we are currently looking to recruit for the following positions:

UK & US Based Installation/Service Engineers – Installation/commissioning engineer with strong software skills is required for factory commissioning and customer installations/service. Knowledge of electro-mechanical systems including hydraulics and pneumatics is essential, along with the ability to interpret PLC/HMI code and carry out servo drive tuning. Experience in writing and/or modification of PLC/HMI code, such as Siemens S7 would be a distinct advantage as would programming experience of C++. The role will include and extensive international travel.

Mechanical Fitter – Time served Mechanical Fitter with experience in all aspects of mechanical engineering including bench assembly work, precision machine assembly, testing and use of small machine tools. He/she should be experienced in working with pneumatics, hydraulics and competent with basic electrics. Knowledge of working and assembling servo motors, gearboxes and associated equipment would be an advantage. This is predominantly a factory based position however installation and service visits, including international travel to customer sites may also be required.


Full job descriptions and remuneration details can be obtained by e-mailing If you have the required skills we would be delighted to receive your application and CV addressed to The Recruitment Manager, J M Heaford Limited, Unit 9, Century Park, Pacific Road, Altrincham, WA14 5BJ.