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​There are jobs, and then there are careers. At James Heal, you’ll get the opportunity to challenge yourself and learn new skills.

Sound appealing?

Then read on to discover what it’s like to work at James Heal and view our latest vacancies

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Why us?

We design and manufacture testing instruments and reference materials, used by some of the world’s most well-known brands and retailers – from H&M and M&S, to Under Armour, Nike and Volkswagen.

Our business is evolving and growing quickly, so there’s is no better time than now to join us and take the next step in your career.

On the cusp of exciting new product innovations, we’ve grown 10% a year for the last three years, and continue to expand our global customer base, with exciting opportunities to move into new markets.

We are a team of innovators, collaborators, designers, thought-leaders and engineers, and are vertically integrated with roles ranging from Electro/Mechanical Engineers through to Business Development and Product Management. Together we work hard, brainstorm, innovate and have fun – and there’s some fantastic perks and benefits to top it off.

We hail from several countries worldwide, with several languages spoken, and apply an incredible breadth and depth of knowledge and experience to our work. Outside of work, some of our team are musicians and singers, touring the country gigging at events!

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Explore your career @ James Heal

Come and join our team in Halifax, UK, to help shape the future of materials testing and make amazing products that reach thousands of customers worldwide.

View our latest Vacancies by clicking the link below, or contact us to make a speculative enquiry.

View our vacancies

So what’s on offer?

  • A great working environment with an energetic, enthusiastic and collaborative team who are proud of working here
  • Flexible working hours (including a 12:30 finish on Fridays!)
  • Training and development
  • Fantastic rewards and benefits
  • and more…!