Reference : 572777

Glass Operator

  • Technical Production
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 10/07/2019

Who are we ?

We are recruiting at Glassolutions, part of Saint-Gobain Glass UK – the largest processor and distributor of glass and glazing systems in the UK.

Due to our exciting plans for expansion at our double glazing manufacturing facility in Motherwell we currently have a number of Glass Operator vacancies.  You will be responsible for achieving all aspects of safety, production and quality within a manufacturing environment.  We are looking for individuals with a desire and aptitude to learn as you will be required to perform glass cutting and the loading/unloading of goods for dispatch in a single work area.  Full training will be given however previous experience of working within a production environment, particularly glass would be an advantage.  More importantly you will have a “can do” responsible attitude towards your role and colleagues.

You will work a 42 hour week shift pattern and we have roles available on both rotating days/backshift and fixed nights:

Rotating shift    6am-3pm Monday-Friday then 2pm-11pm Monday to Thursday

Night shift         9pm – 6am Sunday to Wednesday and 9pm- 5.30am Thursday


Please state your preference for shifts, either rotating or permanent nights, in your application.

Your duties will include:

  • Cutting and processing glass
  • The unloading and loading of goods
  • Manual handling materials on and off the production lines
  • Storing finished goods
  • Compliance with Health & Safety regulations


    Successful applicants will be invited to a recruitment day at the site where you will have the opportunity to have a look round the site and participate in an assessment day.

  • Starting salary will be £ 20,300 per annum (plus night shift allowance of £3,578 pa).  Readily available overtime, 25 days’ holiday + Bank holidays, Pension, Career progression opportunities, Life assurance, Eye care vouchers, Childcare vouchers, Cycle to work scheme, Major brand discounts through our employee portal, Enhanced maternity/paternity packages, share options plus plenty more…

    Click Apply, we would love to hear from you!

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