Level 6 Building Services Design Engineer Apprenticeship

Waterman Building Services Limited
Halifax House, Halifax Place, Nottingham, NG1 1QN
£17,500.00 annually
15 Mar 2021
01 Jun 2021
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
Waterman Group is a multi-national, multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy with offices throughout the UK, Ireland and Australia.

We are currently looking to recruit a degree Apprentice to join our Nottingham Building Services team in September 2021.

Apprenticeships are a fantastic opportunity to earn while you learn and are ideal for students who would like to balance study at university on a day release basis with practical work within the business. With university tuition fees covered and a competitive salary, this is a fantastic opportunity to start an exciting career within Building Services at a leading engineering and environmental consultancy with international reach.

Job Description:

As part of our award-winning Apprentice Programme, you will develop your skills and knowledge whilst working on high-profile building services engineering design projects for a diverse client base, gaining valuable work experience at the same time as earning a competitive salary. This direct experience is complemented by one day per week at university where you will be studying for a BEng (Hons) in Building Services Engineering. Many of our Apprentices go on to achieve Chartered Engineer status.

The following link will give you further details via the Level 6 Building Services Design Engineer Apprenticeship Standard:

Building services design engineer (degree) / Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience of any relevant design software or willingness to learn

Personal qualities

  • Strong team player but also able to work well on your own initiative
  • Proactive and willing to contribute and develop ideas
  • Ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Enthusiastic and goal-orientated

Desired qualifications

Stage 1:B.Eng - Building Services Engineering (Apprenticeship):
  • A Level :BBC to include Mathematics. Excludes General Studies or
  • BTEC: DDM to include Mathematics or
  • IB Diploma: 28 points to include Mathematics at Higher Level and
  • GSCE Requirements: 5 GSCEs at grade A*-C including English Language and Mathematics, or specified equivalents

Direct Entry to Stage 2: B.Eng - Building Services Engineering (Apprenticeship):
  • Students who have completed the level 4 Building Services Engineering Technician Apprenticeship Standard or
  • Students who have been awarded an appropriate HND or HNC in a Building engineering discipline and pass all modules with a module mark of at least 60% and
  • GSCE Requirements: 5 GSCEs at grade A*-C including English Language and Mathematics, or specified equivalents

**Applicants who do not have the above entry requirements may still be considered on their individual merits where alternative and additional evidence of aptitude, such as extensive practical experience is evident**

Future prospects

Wider career opportunities/growth opportunities with Waterman Group.

Things to consider

All interviews are currently being carried out online to ensure the continued safety and welfare of our staff. During the current and ongoing pandemic our employees continue to work from home, where they are able to do so; and our offices remain open and covid secure for circumstances where remote working is not feasible, and this is reviewed on a case to case basis.

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

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