Level 4 Mechanical Building Services Apprentice

Level: 4


Employer: BakerHicks


Location: 5th Floor Anchorage 2

Level 4 opportunity working for Baker Hicks an award winning multi-national company. The purpose of the occupation is to bring the built environment to life by designing the buildings we live and work in, ensuring they meet the needs of the people and services whilst providing this efficiently and sustainably to meet climate control objectives

Duration: 36 Months

Expected start date: 22/04/2024

Hours per week: 40 hours

Wage: 18000 (Annually)

Job role includes

The broad purpose of the occupation is to bring the built environment to life by designing the buildings we live and work in, ensuring they meet the needs of the people, plant, and services they need to accommodate whilst providing this efficiently and sustainably to meet climate control objectives.

The Mechanical Building Services Design Engineer will be responsible for contributing to the design and implementation of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) systems within building projects.

This role offers a unique opportunity for professional career development, hands-on experience, and mentorship from experienced professionals within the field. Responsible for generating good quality, accurate designs, calculations, modelling and drawing records of mechanical building services engineering drawings, and work under the supervision of Engineers and Technicians.

In this role you will be supported through the Building Services Engineering Apprenticeship scheme. As part of the apprenticeship, you will attend technical college on a day release programme to undertake the theoretical engineering qualification supported by a learning mentor for completion of the apprenticeship and end point assessment (EPA).

 • To provide Mechanical Building Services draughting and modelling tasks for heating, ventilation, air conditioning and public health systems under the supervision of Engineers and Technicians

• To provide Mechanical Building Services calculation and simulation tasks for a range of different building services systems under the supervision of Engineers and Technicians

• To carry out discrete tasks and can manage their own time appropriately

• To work well within a team environment and demonstrate good interpersonal skills

• Learn from, and be mentored by, senior members of the Engineering and CAD teams

• Learn to produce design calculations for building services systems, under the supervision of an Engineer/Senior Engineer

• Learn to produce schematic, general arrangement and detailed drawings in accordance with drawing markups and relevant standards, under the supervision of a Technician/Senior Technician

• Learn to ensure the production or updating of CAD drawings is carried out to a high quality in accordance with company procedures

• Learn and develop a working knowledge of sustainable technologies and carbon reduction techniques in building services systems towards net zero objectives.

• Work closely with other members of the design team to help deliver a quality product

• Learn about design co-ordination, and how it relates to the building services drawings

• Develop an appreciation of the company philosophy of Perfect Delivery

• Develop an appreciation of the company QA procedures, and learn how to check their own work prior to submission to their supervisor

• Help with the registering and document control of incoming information and outgoing deliverables.

• Help with office and project filing and maintaining calculation and drawing records, such as check and record file copies

• Develop positive relationships with colleagues through good professional conduct

• Attend in-house Engineering and CAD courses and seminars

• Be willing to learn new design trends / design techniques involving sustainable methods, new technology and software

• Be a good member of the team, and be willing to work extended hours on occasions if required

About employer

Delivering creative design, engineering and project delivery solutions together with our clients. Shaping a healthier, sustainable and safer world. With a pride and passion for designing award-winning, safe and sustainable solutions, we deliver inspiring environments for tomorrow’s world – in the aviation, defence, life sciences and industry, nuclear, power, public, and rail sectors.

  • weighting: Essential
  • qualificationType: GCSE or equivalent
  • subject: 5 GCSE's including Maths & English
  • grade: A* - C / 9 - 4

L4 Building Services Engineering Senior Technician Apprenticeship Standard (HNC) *This course includes 1 day per week at City Skills college in Salford for training. You will be paid for your time spent at college/learning.

With a combination of on-the-job training and academic studies you will gain a qualification in Construction and the Built Environment that meets the knowledge requirements approved by the Engineering Council as meeting the learning outcomes specified for EngTech at level 4.

    Excellent development opportunities upon successful completion of Level 4 Apprenticeship.

    • Attend College and work towards formal academic qualifications.

    • Stay updated on industry trends, codes, and standards relevant to building services design.

    • Participate in training programs and seek opportunities for continuous professional development.

  • Communication skills
  • IT skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisation skills
  • Customer care skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Administrative skills
  • Number skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Logical
  • Team working
  • Initiative
  • Physical fitness
  • Learn AutoCAD, Autodesk REVIT
  • To be a good learner
  • Work accurately and methodical
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Maths & Science knowledge

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Duration: 18 months

Expected start date: 28/3/2022

Hours per week: 37.5 hours

Wage: 146.25 (weekly)

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  • Explore what an apprenticeship is and how they work.
  • Understand what it means to be an apprentice.
  • Discover different apprenticeship types, get application hints and tips, and apply for vacancies.

About employer

Employer description

  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills