Contract Manager - Portsmouth/Havant - Water, Civil Engineering & M&E

Full time

Portsmouth/Havant, United Kingdom


We have an immediate requirement for a Contract Manager based out of our Havant offices. 

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 Contracts Manager will oversee schemes on the NEC3 R&M (reactive & maintenance) contract works.


  • Clean & dirty water experience
  • Dynamic and collaborative work approach
  • Commercially experienced
  • Ability to prioritise and communicate well with all
  • Manage large teams of Project Managers and Engineers
  • Ideally you will be living in the East Sussex/Hampshire region
  • Overseeing numerous projects at any one time
  • Ensuring project delivery within program & budget
  • Controlling safety, quality & environmental activities

A background in the successful delivery of civil engineering water projects and/or Mechanical & Electrical projects.

You will have an excellent technical ability in this sector and be a strong manager of people, possessing the ability to get the most out of your team.


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 (increasing with service)
  • The opportunity to accrue and/or buy further holidays
  • 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

How to apply:

To apply for this position, please e-mail your CV to or call our Internal Recruitment Team on 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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