2018 Gilroy Garlic Festival, July 27th - 29th

July 26, 2018

For over 20 years, Heinzen Manufacturing has played an integral part to the success of the Gilroy Garlic Festival. From Alan Heinzen's involvement as chair to manufacturing of equipment for... More >

Hygienic Design Forward Team visits Heinzen Manufacturing!

July 19, 2018

On July 16th and 17th, the Hygienic Design Forward Team, an industry initiative led by Joe Stout and Commercial Food Sanitation, held their first supplier visit at Heinzen Manufacturing, in... More >

Heinzen continually strives to improve our understanding of Food Safety and Sanitary Design

December 26, 2017

On December 12th, Heinzen’s Sales and Engineering employees, including production management, took part in a half day training with Commercial Food Sanitation. The main focus of this training was insuring... More >

Job Listings

Mechanical Design Engineers - 7/31/18

Heinzen Manufacturing Int'l , a full-service engineering and fabrication company specializing in the design, production, and installation of food processing equipment. We are currently looking for full-time Mechanical Designers to design equipment; belt and vibratory conveyors, platforms, and water process systems. Job Duties: • Design high volume RTE (ready to eat) food processing equipment for the high care fresh–cut produce industry for production efficiency, on schedule and on budget. Machine designs shall meet or exceed established sanitary design criteria, federal and state mandated safety standards and customer’s requirements • Perform analysis and calculation to evaluate and solve structural, fluid dynamics, or thermal problems to optimize design • Coordinate, evaluate, and verify design criteria with Project Engineers. • Travel to and from customer sites as required • Produce accurate and professional mechanical drawings which include sufficient and detailed dimensions, tolerances, BOM (bill of materials), and Heinzen (Heinzen Manufacturing) naming conventions for piece parts, weldment views, assembly views, and installation views • Create Bill of Materials and releases materials and components for purchasing • Manage release/jobs through the fabrication and assembly process • Function as a Product Line Manager (PLM) to further new product research and development, as well as utilize and develop Engineering Design Guides for Heinzen in coordination with Product Development Manager and Engineering Manager • Manage and archive data related to the Engineering Department • Conform to shop safety rules Job Site: Gilroy, CA Minimum Requirement: B.S. in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent Reply by mail: Heinzen, LLC. 405 Mayock Rd. Gilroy, CA 95020 Attn: HR Download Job Description >