QA/QC Engineer - Civil Engineering - Southampton

Full time

Southampton, United Kingdom


Trant Engineering Limited 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, Process & Water, International and Control & Automation. We have over 800 employees and with a healthy forward order book and a projected turnover of £180m this year, it is an exciting time to join the business.

We currently have an immediate requirement to recruit a Quality Assurance / Quality Control Engineer to work on civil engineering projects at Fawley Refinery in Southampton. Projects vary from £500k - £5m and are civil engineering works, typically comprising of RC structures, roads and enabling works. We are open to receiving applications either from individuals looking for permanent employment or self-employed contractors. Reporting into the SHEQ Manager and working closely with the Project Manager, duties include but are not limited to;

  • Communicate Quality Assurance requirements across the site/s
  • Management of inspection and production records
  • Frequent review of various production checklists
  • QA planning activity
  • Review/amend/write Quality Assurance documentation following company procedures and using supporting forms
  • Ensure QA Documentation is in place prior to excavation or using any product on site
  • Monitor and measure Management System effectiveness
  • Attend site meetings
  • Attend SHEQ meetings
  • Facilitate improvement actions, ensuring they are implemented and closed within agreed timescales
  • Supply chain assessments and monitoring


You will be working in a Quality Assurance role currently/previously and must have a background in construction or civil engineering. Oil/Gas/Petrochemical experience would also be desirable but not essential.


  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Excellent time management/multi-tasking skills
  • Able to prioritise effectively
  • Excellent IT skills
  • High attention to detail/ accuracy
  • Flexible and proactive
  • Good written and spoken communication abilities
  • Suitable Quality/Auditing qualification

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 (increasing with service) + bank holidays (increasing with service)
  • The opportunity to buy further holidays
  • Government Workplace Pension Scheme

Equal Opportunities & Diversity

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 send 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                 

Apply online