Building Services Design Engineer Apprenticeship - Level 6

Waterman Group Plc
Pickfords Wharf, Clink Street, London, SE1 9DG
£17,500.00 annually
20 Apr 2021
14 Jun 2021
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
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 hands-on 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 hands-on 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
  • Knowledge / keen interest in engineering principles

Personal qualities

  • Strong team player but also able to work well on 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

Apprenticeship candidates will have at least three A levels at Grades A*-C including mathematics and Physical Science (either Physics or Chemistry) or will have completed a level 3 Apprenticeship BTEC National Diploma in a relevant field (or equivalent).

Candidates are also required to start the programme holding an Level 2 maths and English qualification (GCSE or equivalent grade A*- C / new tariff grade 4 or above).

Future prospects

Excellent opportunity to first work towards becoming an Incorporated Engineer with the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers with full support of a dedicated Mentor and Line Manager, and then work towards becoming fully Chartered. There are great opportunities to progress your career and experience a diverse range of learning anddevelopment opportunities with Waterman.

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 by case basis.