Civils Design Co-ordinator - Altrincham

Full time

Altrincham, United Kingdom


Trant Engineering Ltd has a long history of engineering and construction excellence, delivering high quality EPC engineering and construction services throughout the UK and overseas. We successfully deliver complex turnkey engineering projects in sectors such as Process & Water, Energy, Defence, Oil & Gas and Nuclear.

We offer clients a range of services including design, manufacturing, installation, construction and commissioning. Our in-house design and offsite manufacturing teams’ work closely to develop technology based solutions with a strong focus on innovation and value engineering.

Our in-house multi-disciplinary services include civil, process, mechanical, electrical, instrumentation, control and automation, supplemented by the design and manufacture of Control Panels, MCC’s, PLC’s, SCADA and automation systems. We also provide a range of bespoke modular and containerised water & wastewater treatment and fuel conditioning systems.

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.

The Role

We have an immediate requirement to appoint Civil Engineering Design Coordinator to join our Energy team in Altrincham. The Design Coordinator will work as part of the National Grid delivery team, responsible for coordinating works on the Flood Defence/ISS Schemes. Work comprises of civils and technology (including sheet piling, precast concrete flood defence wall, pumping station and full ISS security).

The Design Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating civil engineering design for £30m of work over 24 months. Reporting into the Framework Manager, duties include but are not limited to;

  • Tracking the project deliverables, liaising with the internal and external design teams
  • Updating and tracking the design programme
  • Managing change
  • Updating and tracking procurement using the procurement schedule
  • Constructability liaison between the design team and Project Manager
  • Providing technical assistance to project teams
  • Continued development and review of quality management systems
  • Technical Case Studies and Marketing Data Sheets

Preferred background:

  • Professional experience working with design and construction organisations
  • Civil Engineering design and an understanding of M&E
  • National Grid design background an advantage but not essential


  • Competitive salary
  • 24 days holiday (increasing with service) + bank holidays
  • The opportunity to buy a further 3 days holiday per year
  • Encouragement to gain professional qualifications
  • Free onsite parking
  • Pension

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, sex, disability or age.

To apply for this position, please e-mail your CV to or call 02380 665544

*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                        

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