Building Services Engineering Advanced Apprenticeship

Easy Web Recruitment
12 Feb 2018
21 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Building Services Engineering Advanced Apprenticeship

Our client is the UK’s leading independent engineering, IT and facilities services business with a deserved reputation for excellence. Their core values of passion, integrity and excellence drive everything they do.

Their 2,800 people are at the heart of their organisation and they are recognised as delivering some of the industry’s most successful and well-respected apprenticeship schemes.

They have trained apprentices since 1934. Over 5,500 men and women have successfully completed an apprenticeship, many of whom have won national and industry awards, and have progressed to take up senior management positions in their company.

Apprenticeships are available for anyone over 16 years of age. They offer you the opportunity to earn a wage and work full time in your chosen trade area. This means you develop your skills in a real working environment from day one and are able put the skills you learn at college, directly into practice at work.

Position: Building Services Engineering (BSE) Advanced Apprentice
Location: Leeds
Salary: £Competitive. Pay rates exceed the Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage.
Application closing date: 9 March

The role:

This apprenticeship is designed to equip individuals for a career as a building services project engineer. This apprenticeship offers a combination of office based and site-based work and will include extensive outdoor work on building sites and partially completed structures.

Tasks will include:

- Designing and managing site projects, using computer software to produce CAD drawings, compiling contract and tender documents and engineering project management
- Apprentices will work across different departments on a rotation basis including; estimating, planning, design and contracting
- Towards the latter part of the apprenticeship, individuals will be managing their own sections on engineering projects and will have the skills and confidence to deliver these to deadlines and to meet required safety and quality standards

The apprenticeship consists of:

- Level 3 NVQ certificate in engineering technology and project management
- BTEC National Diploma in building services engineering
- Level 2 functional skills in maths, English and ICT
- Employee rights and responsibilities

The 3-year apprenticeship programme consists of both offsite and onsite training and assessment. All offsite training is carried out at Leeds College of Building. You may be required to stay in Leeds for 2 weeks blocks (returning home at weekends) for 12 weeks during the academic year. Whilst attending the offsite training your accommodation will be provided and funded by our client.

Once your apprenticeship is completed, high performing individuals may have the opportunity to progress through the company’s various development programmes to higher level qualifications.

What you will need to apply:

Grade B/6 or above in GCSE (or equivalent) English language, maths and a science-based subject, plus 2 other subjects at grade B/6 or above. In order to be successful on their apprenticeship programme you must be driven, dedicated, hardworking and enjoy working as part of a team.

Our client is an Equal Opportunities employer and all applicants will receive equal treatment within their application and selection process.

You may have experience of the following: Building Services Engineering Advanced Apprenticeship, Apprentice, Trainee Scheme, Training Scheme, Engineering, Building Services Engineering, Building Services, Graduate, Apprenticeship, Advanced Apprenticeship etc.

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