• Location: Scotland
  • Salary: Up to £50,000
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Posted: 5th Apr 2017

Multi Utility Design Manager – Glasgow

Energy Distribution


The Client:

An opportunity to work with one of Scotland’s leading utility organisations. This company specialises in providing multi utility solutions to various clients across the domestic, industrial and commercial sectors. They currently hold Design and Construction accreditation for GIRS, WIRS and NERS.


The Role:

This is a great opportunity to lead a well organised design team.  The successful candidate will manage and monitor the design and price aspects of design contracts.


The Responsibilities include:

  • The revising and delivering of proposed Gas, Water & Electric design proposals – including authorising the technical and costing aspects of the work
  • Delegating workloads within the team
  • Managing the CAD department to ensure compliance with industry standards
  • Undertaking design duties for simple and complex water mains designs (complex designs will be checked by Technical Advisor)
  • Ensure compliance with NERS, GIRS, and WIRS regulations
  • Design approval for electric and water direct with the asset owner
  • Design approval for gas with the incumbent
  • Assisting where required on special utility projects out with the normal MU work streams
  • Designing based upon the appropriate network tools such as Gas Works/ Windeb
  • Ensuring the most cost effective multi utility solution is designed consistent with gas, electric and water standards
  • Maintaining records of the progress of each design in respect to progress, communication, notices, change control etc
  • Maintaining all design records including calculations and assumptions made in order that they be amended where required if changes to layouts, house types etc are encountered
  • When necessary make technical and cost checks on others designs
  • Carrying out the Construction Hand-over meetings with approved drawings allowing operations enough information to execute the work safely
  • Costing estimates in line with the current commercial procedures
  • Carrying out relevant tasks for the NERS/WIRS/GIRS audits
  • Carrying out quality audits on water main laying teams to ensure quality of work
  • Ensuring vans are properly kitted out and materials stored in a safe manner


The Individual:

  • Must have experience working with Utilities in the New Housing arena.
  • Must have office experience
  • Will have strong knowledge of gas and electrical design networks
  • Will be familiar with H&S standards


For more information or to apply for the role please send your CV to;

Jacob Gilles


Please get in touch with any queries on:

+44 (0) 203 640 2130


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