Site Engineer

Full time

Devon & Cornwall, United Kingdom


We are currently seeking to recruit a Site Engineer to join our Process & Water division. Working as part of a multi discipline engineering team delivering projects for South West Water in Devon & Cornwall. This role will involve setting out and supporting the Site Manager with QA/QC and RAMS and is an excellent opportunity to work with a talented team on interesting projects.

Reporting to the Site Manager, duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Setting out of civil engineering lines and levels
  • QA & administrative responsibilities
  • Promoting Health & Safety at all time and committing to continuous high standards
  • Surveying tasks
  • Ensuring quality control requirements are met
  • Reading and understanding drawings and specifications
  • Calculating quantities
  • Assisting in the production of Risk Assessments, Method Statements and Inspection & Test Plans
  • Complying with company policies and procedures


  • HND/BEng in Civil Engineering or equivalent
  • Practical experience of setting out on civil engineering projects
  • CSCS
  • Full UK Driving licence
  • SSSTS / SMSTS advantageous but not essential

About Trant:

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 750 employees and with a healthy forward order book together with a targeted turnover of £150m this year, it is an exciting time to join the business. 

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.



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