About Us


Based at Marl Business Park in the South Lakes, Marl is acknowledged as one of the best professional, stable high-tech Companies with a very strong brand and global reputation. We offer long term career opportunities and are recognised internationally as one of the most innovative producers of high performance and high quality optoelectronic components.  In recent months we have won several major contracts and are in the process of expanding our team further. 

We are looking for skilled and motivated people, we offer a flexible approach to employment with opportunities for career development and vocational training to suit individual needs.  We offer 34 days holidays per year including Bank Holidays, a great working atmosphere with a friendly yet professional culture and competitive salary.

If you're interested in a role at Marl, please forward your CV with a covering letter giving an indication of salary expectation to linda.pinnegor@marl.co.uk

Marl International is an equal opportunities employer; we value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds who are eligible to work in the UK.

Mechatronics / Electronic / Mechanical Engineers

We are looking to recruit Mechatronics, Electronic and Mechnical Engineers to support core sales business and projects.   Marl has a very strong brand and impressive forward order book for an exciting range of indication products and ruggedized intelligent lighting solutions, stretching into the 2040s.

Principle Responsibilities

  • Research, Design, Development and Product Support
  • Support existing product ranges dealing with design changes, cost reduction and obsolescence
  • Mechanical, optical and electronic design of new products and systems in line with the Marl PDA system 
  • Materials and components research and selection for new products
  • Design for manufacture
  • Design to defined budgets and timescales
  • Teamwork with other design team members
  • Interface and assistance to other departments within Marl as required
  • Project management of assigned projects

The Role

  • Day to day mechanical and electrical design and development work
  • Production of Solidworks models and drawings
  • COSMOS model analysis 
  • Component selection
  • Production support
  • Project management of the Product Development Process
  • Research, development and test activities
  • Opportunity to support and integrate with Sales, Production Engineering and Customers


HND/Degree Qualified

Working Hours

To be confirmed at interview



Start Date


If you're interested in a role at Marl please forward your CV with a covering letter giving an indication of salary expectation to linda.pinnegor@marl.co.uk 

Business Administration Apprentice

An exciting opportunity to join the team at Marl International Limited as an Apprentice Administration Assistant whilst working towards a Diploma in Business Administration at Level 3 delivered by Furness College.


  • Providing a wide range of administration support to the Team
  • Using Microsoft Office (excel, word, outlook) to create documents, letters, spreadsheets etc.
  • Using a variety of computer systems to log and retrieve information on Solvitt and Sage 200 (full training provided)
  • Maintaining accurate records on systems
  • Making and answering calls, taking messages or directing calls to the relevant person 
  • Handing post, filing, photocopying and other general office duties
  • Departmental support 
  • Additional duties as required by the Company
  • Desired Qualifications:
  • A minimum of 5 GCSE grades at C or above
  • A minimum of 5 GCSE grades at 4 or above
  • Grades must include functional skills – English, Maths and IT

Personal Qualities

  • Confident
  • Outgoing personality
  • A team player

Things to consider

  • Using a computer for long periods of time


  • 08.00 to 16:30 Monday to Thursday and 08:00 to 13:00 Friday
  • Including one full day a week at College


Whilst on your apprenticeship you will work towards the Level 3 Business Administrator Standard as well Functional Skills in Maths and English (where required).  You can expect to receive 20% off the job training – this is time spent completing your course work during your paid, contracted hours.  This can be time spent in College or away from your work station, to minimise disruption.  It can also include any professional development you complete as part of your role. 

How to apply

Please submit a letter and CV with your application to linda.pinnegor@marl.co.uk - we have 2 Apprentice positions available:-

1.    Sales & Marketing
2.    Purchasing & Accounts

Please state which Apprenticeship you prefer and why in your letter of application