• Salary: Competitive
  • REF Number: v-101407
  • Consultant: Sajra Hameed
  • Contact: 01246 457720
  • Date Published: 08.05.2024
  • Industry: Other
  • Location: Skelmersdale, Lancashire, England
  • Functional Expertise:

CK Group are recruiting for a Technologist to join a global materials manufacturing company based near Skelmersdale, on a full time, permanent basis.

The Company:

Our client is a global leader in manufacturing glass for architectural, automotive and technical sectors. They are also involved with the decarbonisation of the glassmaking process. Having recently completed a novel hydrogen firing trial, they are incorporating more green electricity into the process, including implementing innovative carbon capture technologies. They now have an exciting opportunity for a Technologist to join them. The company offers a competitive salary depending on experience, as well as 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, holiday purchase scheme, flexible working, pension scheme, bonus scheme, free car parking, on-site canteen and on-site activities and events.


The Technologist position will be based at the company's site near Skelmersdale, easily commutable by road from Liverpool, Ormskirk, Skelmersdale, Manchester and surrounding areas. Please note a full UK driving licence and car ownership is required due to the company's location.

Your main duties will involve:

  • Key responsibilities in glass forming & annealing and decarbonisation technologies.
  • Practical site-based activities and theoretical work.
  • Leading and providing technical support to production issues and projects.

Your Background:

The ideal candidate for this role will have the following skills and experience:

  • Science or Engineering degree qualified with minimum 5-7 years work experience.
  • Practical and theoretical knowledge of glass forming and annealing.
  • Project management experience would be advantageous.


It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK. Please quote job reference 101407 in all correspondence. 

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