Civils Design Engineer - Water - Southampton

Full time

Southampton, United Kingdom

Design

The Trant Group is a multi-discipline Engineering & Construction company, with offices and projects

throughout the UK and Overseas. We have a number of different divisions, including; Energy, Oil & Gas, Water, International, Process and Control & Automation. We have over 800 employees and with a healthy forward order book and a projected turnover of £180m in 2019, it is an exciting time to join the business.

As part of our expansion plans, we are seeking a Civil Design Engineer, with a background in delivering detailed design of water & sewage treatment projects, to join our in-house design team.

Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team and drawing together inputs from our electrical and mechanical teams you will produce original designs for structural or civil infrastructure, including design and detail of temporary works within clean & dirty water and other sectors.

Responsibilities:

  • 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

Qualifications:

In addition to being HND/degree qualified, you will have previously worked in a similar role with a Consultancy or Contractor and a full driving licence is essential. In return, Trant will provide support and encouragement to develop your career and pursue further professional qualifications.

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
  • 24 days holiday + bank holidays
  • The opportunity to buy further holidays
  • Free onsite parking
  • Christmas shutdown
  • 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 send your CV to tina.wheeler@trant.co.uk or call our Internal Recruitment Team on 02380 665544

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