Engineering Director

Grangemouth, Falkirk
£65k + (Negotiable + Benefits)
07 Dec 2018
21 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced and dynamic Director to lead and develop  the Engineering team of a growing and vibrant Consulting Engineering firm.

IKM is a solutions focussed, design and compliance consultancy, with a long track record of supporting our clients in achieving their project goals. IKM offers specialist engineering and environmental services to a range of major organisations across the public and private sectors. From our office in Grangemouth we provide a portfolio of multidisciplinary services, including:

•             Civil and structural engineering.
•             Blast, thermal and gas safety.
•             Building design services.
•             Mechanical and electrical building services design.
•             Land surveying and laser scanning.
•             Environmental compliance solutions.
•             Geotechnical services.
•             Digital technology, training and media solutions

Specialisms remain key to our business and adding value to our clients by the way we approach complex problems remains our best selling point for both new and existing clients.  We have spent the past two decades successfully developing solutions within the petrochemical, oil and gas, infrastructure, manufacturing, energy, marine, and nuclear sectors.

IKM has extensive experience of working within industrial and hazardous environments and we have helped many companies deal with some of their most difficult and complex projects in the UK and overseas.

Reporting to the Managing Director, you will head up a diverse engineering team to support the ongoing growth and development of our engineering business.

The successful candidate will have a demonstrable track record of success in leading teams, delivering complex engineering and multi-disciplinary projects, winning work and developing strong client relationships.

You will be degree qualified in Civil or Structural Engineering and be a Chartered Engineer with 15 years post qualification experience in consultancy, a minimum of 5 years held in a senior management position.
Ideally you will be an SER Certifier of Design and possess a strong commercial awareness.
You must also hold a full UK Drivers Licence.

At IKM, we believe in the training and development of all our staff, encouraging continual improvement in how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. You will have the opportunity to guide and mentor others through their career and professional review.

As well as a competitive salary we also provide a company pension scheme, a professional membership subscription and access to voluntary benefit options including; private healthcare, life assurance, holiday purchase scheme, cycle to work and many more.

To apply or receive further information on this post please send your CV (3 pages max) with a covering letter to our retained consultants, Hudson, via or contact Brian McGinty on 0141 227 9121.

Closing date for applications is Friday 21st December 2018.

Please note any direct or 3rd party applications will be referred to Hudson for review

IKM is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.