McHales’ specialist range of round balers and round & square bale wrappers can be seen working in more than 50 countries across six continents. McHales’ manufacturing facilities are located in Ballinrobe, County Mayo, in Ireland and in Szolnok in Hungary. At both facilities McHale employ the latest in robotic and laser manufacturing systems.

Since our establishment in the mid 1980s McHale has experienced significant growth, which can be attributed to the dedication of the team at McHale and their ability to create cutting edge baling and wrapping solutions in line with worldwide customer needs.

At McHale, we strongly believe in creating an environment which fosters creativity and teamwork where people can fully realise their true potential, allowing individuals to develop cutting edge solutions. We look for ambitious, highly motivated, results focused people who share a passion for achievement. Candidates should have excellent communication and relationship building skills. They should have an appetite for continuous learning and development within a team environment and be good team players. An ability to communicate at all levels is essential.

If you are interested in becoming part of the team, please contact us and copy your CV and relevant information into the submission form.

Click on the link below to find out more information on what a career with McHale holds for you.

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Area Manager Southern England
Location: Southern England
Title: Area Manager Southern England

McHale are seeking to recruit a sale driven and customer focused Area Manager for Southern England. This is a permanent full -time role based in Southern England. Salary negotiable based on experience, remuneration package includes Company car & phone.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Management of dealer network in Southern England to achieve McHale sales targets.
  • Full responsibility for trade show participation in the area.
  • Work with UK Sales Manager to achieve McHale sales targets for the UK.
  • Manage demonstration programmes.
  • Liaise with Research & Development about the latest trends and suggest machine improvements and development.

Key Requirements:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent presentation skills.
  • Self-motivated and disciplined.
  • Ability to prioritise workload and manage time effectively.
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as on one’s own initiative.

Experience required:

  • Relevant Sectoral experience.


Interested candidates, please submit CV to, quoting Area Manager Southern England in the subject line of the email.

Alternatively, phone +353 (0)94 95 20342 for more information

Electronic Design Engineer
Location: Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo, Ireland
Title: Electronic Design Engineer

McHale is seeking to recruit an Electronic Design Engineer to participate in the on-going development, design and testing of electronic control systems used on the McHale range of agricultural machinery. This is a permanent full-time position based in our R&D department in Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and testing of electronic hardware for new McHale products.
  • Re-design of existing electronic hardware to add new functionality and improve reliability.
  • Follow standards and industry best practices to improve system performance and safety.
  • Lab and field testing of complete McHale product electronic systems.
  • Liaise with product managers and mechanical design engineers to create a detailed electronic specification for new products.
  • Create detailed software specification documents for the software engineers to work from.
  • Lab and field testing of prototype software on McHale products.
  • Create software test reports, with detailed descriptions on how to replicate any bugs found.
  • Participate in the design and code review process with software engineers.
  • Create detailed wiring harness drawings for manufacturers.
  • Build prototype wiring harnesses to facilitate initial machine testing.
  • Liaise with purchasing department and suppliers in the early stages of development to optimise manufacturing efficiency, quality and costs of electronic components.
  • Field testing near the factory in Ballinrobe will be a large part of the role during summer months.
  • Proactively review and recommend improvements to existing electronic system designs.
  • Communicate with customers and service personnel to debug and address electronic issues in the field.
  • Provide technical assistance to mechanical design engineers as required.
  • Provide production support when necessary.
  • On occasions it may be necessary to travel to a customer site to diagnose an electronic issue.
  • Occasional travel to electronic hardware supplier premises for meetings and training.

*Interested candidates, please submit CV and covering letter to* quoting Electronic Design Engineer in the subject line of the email.

Alternatively, phone 094520342 for more information.


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Service/ Product Support Engineer
Title: Service / Product Support Engineer


A position is available for a Service/ Product Engineer based at our Ballinrobe plant for initial training and during off-peak periods. The candidate will be involved in working with our  sales force and dealer network. The candidate needs to be highly self motivated with good enthusiasm for agricultural machinery.

  • Experience within this sector is essential, in the operation and maintenance of farm equipment.
  • Knowledge in the baling wrapping area is beneficial, but not compulsory as training for the position will be supplied.
  • An excellent remuneration package is available for the right candidate.

Please forward application by email to, with the subject line Service Engineer