Designer – Multi Utilities

Job Title: Designer – Multi Utilities
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Glasgow
Salary: £35000.00 - £37500.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH22211
Contact Name: Luke Sanders
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 4 years ago

Our client is a growing and well known Multi Utility Solutions Provider and they are looking for a Design Engineer to join and established team. You will be working design projects in the new housing and commercial market sectors across Scotland.


  • To design multi-utility networks for new housing, industrial, commercial or multiple occupancy projects.
  • Manage the process from quote acceptance, ensuring timely design approval for adoption purposes
  • Support required commercial activity including technical liaison with bid teams
  • Ensure that each design has relevant technical approval and is approved for construction
  • Completion of Bill of quantities, design variations and costing in accordance with commercial and financial procedure
  • Manage a portfolio of multi-utility design projects ensuring compliance with relevant legislation, standards and technical policies and bulletins
  • Responsible for managing the all aspects of the design life-cycle from quotation acceptance to adoption, ensuring that time-bound milestones are achieved
  • Responsible for ensuring accurate project documentation is recorded
  • Liaise with Design Engineers to ensure appropriate technical input and compliance with standards is achieved
  • Liaise with internal and external stakeholders including Project Managers, Operations Team and developers
  • Liaise as required with external agencies including gas / electricity network operators and water companies
  • Carry out other duties which are appropriate to the post as may be reasonably requested
  • Verify contract against original quote, ensuring that assumptions, plant and equipment and non-contestable works are valid and within specification
  • Adhere to commercial and financial policies and procedures, highlighting variations from agreed specifications
  • Work efficiently and effectively to achieve personal and company targets and objectives

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Minimum of HNC in an Engineering related discipline
  • SHEA Power / Water / Gas
  • Experience of designing either single or multi-utility projects in a range of domestic, commercial and multiple-occupancy settings
  • Experience of CMD regulations and ability to interpret and apply to design solutions
  • Practical knowledge of relevant new roads and streetworks regulations
  • Ability to effectively understand and interpret complex engineering drawings and appropriate commercial documentation
  • Excellent IT literacy with the ability to use MS Word, MS Excel and MS Outlook.
  • Ability to adapt to or have experience of commercial / in-house design and costing packaging including Gasworks, Windebut and SNAP
  • Excellent numeracy and analytical ability


  • Degree in an Engineering related discipline
  • Achieved or working towards Incorporated Engineer Status
  • Level 4 Gas Design Qualification