Mulholland Utilities is at the forefront of the multi-utility sector, carving a niche as a progressive Multi-Utility Provider. Recognised and accredited under the NERS, GIRS, & WIRS schemes, we excel in providing end-to-end multi-utility infrastructure solutions. From new build housing to expansive industrial projects, we are the go-to name for seamless utility connections.

As a proud member of the Mulholland Group – one of the UK’s premier providers of Groundworks, Surfacing and Multi Utility Works, we are proud of our commitment to excellence and innovation. Together, we power the dreams of residential and commercial clients alike. With a growing team of over 450 dedicated professionals spanning across Scotland, we are well placed to celebrate our 50-year anniversary in 2024.

We now have an opportunity for an experienced Multi Utility Designer to join our dynamic, growing team. This is a full-time, permanent position and can be based from our Head Office in West Calder.

Your Role:

  • 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 sales 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 procedures

Your Responsibilities:

  • Manage a portfolio of multi-utility design projects ensuring compliance with relevant legislation, standards and technical policies and bulletins
  • Responsible for managing 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
  • Liaison with Design Engineers to ensure appropriate technical input and compliance with standards is achieved
  • Liaise with internal and external stakeholders including Delivery Teams, 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


What You Bring:

  • Minimum of HNC in an Engineering related discipline
  • SHEA Power / Water / Gas
  • Degree in an Engineering related discipline (desirable)
  • Achieved or working towards Incorporated Engineer Status (desirable)
  • Level 4 Gas Design Qualification (desirable)
  • 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

What we can offer you:

  • Competitive starting Salary, dependent on experience
  • Company Bonus Scheme
  • 32 Days holiday entitlement
  • Company Pension Contributions
  • Life Assurance
  • Private medical insurance

Work Schedule:

  • Monday – Thursday: 8 am – 5 pm
  • Friday: 8 am – 4 pm

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