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Manchester   •  £25000 - £35000 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time

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

The Company:
Our client is a global leader in manufacturing glass for architectural, automotive and technical sectors. They strive to be the best innovator of high-performance glass and glazing solutions. They now have an exciting opportunity for a Glass forming Technologist to join who would be responsible for developing new coated products and processes. They offer a competitive salary of £25,000- £35,000 depending on experience, along with excellent benefits including 25 days holiday, flexible working hours, company pension and continual professional development.

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

Technologist Role:
Your main duties will be:
? Will start within the Flat Glass Technology group but has opportunities for development across R&D and the wider business.
? Initial responsibilities will focus on float bath chemistry, glass forming and annealing physical behaviour, understanding the stresses induced by production and processing and protection of glass from physical and chemical damage.
? Within the Process and Product development team and will involve process improvement & cost reduction initiatives, technical assistance to manufacturing sites, development of value-added products and decarbonisation, environmental, health and safety initiatives.

Your Background:
The ideal candidate for this role will have the following skills and experience:
? you will have a degree in a science or engineering based subject or relevant industrial experience
? a knowledge of statistical analysis would be beneficial
? training and development will be provided to help you improve your technical and managerial competence

Entitlement to work in the UK is essential. Please quote reference 52061.

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  • Agency: CK Group
  • Contact: Natalie Wood
  • Phone: 01246 457700
  • Reference: 52061
  • Posted: 3rd November 2021
  • Expires: 1st December 2021

CK Group

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