About us

GKN is a global engineering business. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for most of the world’s leading aircraft, vehicle and machinery manufacturers. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to better in everything we do. GKN operates three divisions: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56,000 people in more than 30 countries.

GKN Aerospace is the world's leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 55 manufacturing locations in 14 countries, we serve over 90% of the world's aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world's advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.

Why work for us

Choosing a career at GKN means you are joining a truly global company that is positively affecting the lives of people around the world every day.

Each of our three divisions is a market leader in its sector, with unrivalled expertise and experience. Our global approach focuses on building our already strong geographic presence, aligning it with our customer needs and creating a platform to exploit the fastest growing markets.

GKN is a company in which the contribution of our people is truly valued. We listen to them and their safety and well-being is one of our top priorities. Our company values explain how we operate every day and we constantly strive to exceed these.

It goes without saying that we offer competitive packages. However, we believe the main appeal is the opportunities GKN provides for you to develop your career, gain an unrivalled breadth of experience and achieve your true potential.