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What recruiters look for in an engineering CV

Recruiters will receive hundreds of applications for every competitive engineering job, so how can you make sure your CV stands out from the crowd and doesn’t get discarded on the first hurdle? We have asked our engineering recruiters for their top advice when it comes to writing the perfect engineering CV.

Bioengineering the Future

It’s a really exciting time to be involved in bioengineering and, we are seeing a lot more recruitment requirements in this area

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Job of the Week: Lead Electrical Engineer

We have a brilliant opportunity for a Lead Electrical Engineer to join one of the UK’s largest independent chemical manufacturers of speciality organic chemicals. This is a permanent position with a salary in the range of £38,000 upwards per annum dependant upon experience. This role is based in the West Midlands, and is easily commutable […]

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Changes to IR35 legislation and its impact on employers

In October 2018 the government confirmed that it will be extending the off-payroll rules to the private sector. As of 6 April 2020, clients in the private sector will be responsible for assessing the IR35 Status of their contractors. For those deemed to be working inside IR35, the client will need to ensure they deduct […]


Maintenance Engineer – Sheffield

We are currently recruiting for a Maintenance Engineer to join our waste management, environmental and recycling client based at their site in Sheffield, with travel expected to other sites, on a contract basis. Our client is a leading UK waste and resource management company, our client is part of a global group with a strong […]

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How can you Encourage Engineers of the Future?

One of the main concerns of the UK STEM industries is where are we going to source our predicted 203,000 engineers per year for the next 5 years. At present there are a limited number of degree and apprentice qualified engineers hitting the job market, and it is widely recognised that a much greater focus […]

Job of the week: Project Manager

We are looking for a Project Manager to join an engineering solutions company at their site in Staffordshire on a full time permanent basis with a competitive salary on offer. This client specialises in engineering design, project management and technical consulting for clients in the food, brewing, drinks, life sciences and advanced technology sectors. They […]

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Job of the week: Business Analyst

CK Group is excited to be recruiting for several vacancies within one of our largest pharmaceutical clients. These roles are open to Business Analysts who also have a background and passion for science. These roles have an excellent daily rate of up to £500 as a Ltd company contractor. These contracts will all be 6 […]

CK attend Med-Tech Innovation Expo

Emily and George have been let loose and are at the Med-Tech Innovation Expo today and tomorrow. This event is the UK & Ireland’s leading showcase for medical design and manufacturing technology. If you are planning to be at the event look out for Emily and George there! Contact them here if you would like […]

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Stats for the Chemical and Pharmaceutical Industry

The products and technologies involved in the chemical and pharmaceutical industries are used across all aspects of modern day life, from vital medicines and foods, to transport, construction, paints, plastics, leisure and electronics to name but a few.These areas of the STEM sector play a vital role in the UK economy both in terms of […]