Civil Design Engineer

4 days left

Trant Engineering Ltd
Southampton, South East, SO40 9LT
Jun 22, 2022
Jul 03, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering

Trant Engineering are looking for a Civils Design Engineerbased at our Head office in Southampton

A mix of working from home and office working will be considered

Trant Engineering are a hugely successful civil engineering EPC delivering complex turnkey engineering projects in sectors such as Process & Water, Energy, Defence, Oil & Gas and Nuclear.

We have over 800 employees and with a healthy forward order book with a projected turnover of £180m this year, it is an exciting time to join the business.

Working as part of professional design team and drawing together inputs from our electrical and mechanical teams, the Civils Design Engineer will produce original designs for structural or civil infrastructure, including design and detail of temporary works within clean & dirty water and other sectors.

  • Liaison with clients to understand their specific requirements
  • Preparation of outline designs for tenders within short timescales
  • Preparation of clear and well-structured design calculations and reports
  • Provision of support and design proposals to site teams from pre-construction to construction phase
  • Responsibility for TW design on nominated projects
  • Mentoring of graduate engineers

Key Skills/Background:
  • Proven ability to undertake civil design to current codes and standards
  • Thorough knowledge of safety legislation relating to CDM regulations
  • Understanding of geotechnical aspects relating to permanent and temporary works
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral. Ability to provide innovative solutions that add value
  • IT literate, must be a proficient user of Microsoft packages, have understanding of AutoCAD, with knowledge of 3D design software such as AutoCAD Civil Suite. Familiarity with popular design software packages also required
  • A background of working on water/sewage projects


HND/BEng Civil Engineering OR by experience

Company Benefits:

At Trant, we offer the opportunity for career development and progression within a professional working environment and we strongly support and encourage employees to gain professional qualifications.

Our company benefits package includes;

A competitive salary

Company Car or Car Allowance

24 days holiday (increasing with service) + bank holidays

Flexible Working or Work from Home options

Company Pension Scheme

Bike to Work scheme

Free onsite parking

Employee Assistance Programme

Equal Opportunities:

Trant Engineering Limited is committed to equal opportunities for all and we do not discriminate on the grounds of race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, gender, disability or age.
*Please note, due to the volume of applications we are not always able to contact each applicant individually. If you have not heard from us within 10 working days of application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion