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Apprentice Engineering Design Draughtsperson Barnfield Engineering Services Ltd

The apprentice would be involved in carrying out site surveys, producing survey drawings 2D/3D and working drawings, produce fabrication drawings, liaise/place orders with suppliers, document control, assist Project Managers.

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Closing date: 08 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,000.00 - £20,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, between 8am - 5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    42 months

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Sep 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • Carry out site surveys
  • Produce survey drawings 2D/3D (We currently use AutoCAD)
  • Produce working drawings (General Arrangement and Proposal Drawings) 2D/3D
  • Produce fabrication drawings
  • Liaise/place orders with suppliers
  • Document control
  • Assist project managers at design level
  • Liaise/communicate with fabrication team

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Some knowledge/experience of CAD
  • Good communicator
  • Able to manage your time
  • Excellent attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • Personable
  • Team player
  • Able to use initiave
  • Reliable

Desired qualifications

Maths and English GCSE grade 4/C or above.

Future prospects

Ongoing training and progression is encouraged.

Things to consider

Due to the location a car/motorbike/moped would be ideal.

About the employer

Barnfield Engineering Services Limited was founded in 1986 by Stephen Thorpe whose engineering background started in the food processing industry. Since 1986 from our site in Newbury Berkshire, we have provided specialist industrial installation and maintenance work to the Water Industries and Building industries in the UK and overseas for UK based Companies.

The Company was awarded BS EN ISO9001 certification by SGS in 1998 and continues to operate to a clearly defined management system.

The Company became limited in 2000 and growth has continued each year since.

In 2006, the Company was awarded a framework agreement by one of the major Water Authorities to cover the carrying out of both clean and waste water engineering projects both new works and refurbishment and/ or replacement of existing facilities.

Barnfield Engineering Services Limited has built up its reputation as a reliable, experienced, and well resourced contractor to the water supply and waste water services industries including the water authorities.

Barnfield Engineering Services Limitedprovides a flexible approach to all its projects to ensure that Customers obtain a personal service adapted to suit their particular needs. The Company's reputation continues to increase in stature as it continues to provide a highly professional, reliable service and a high quality product whilst maintaining a commitment to customer care and to ensuring that projects are completed to the highest standards.

Barnfield Engineering Services Limited has maintained an excellent safety record and ensures that all of the projects the Company handles are in accordance with current regulations and good practice using a highly skilled trained workforce all of whom carry a CSCS Card.


Barnfield Engineering Services Ltd


Lane End Farm Industrial Units

Hatt Common


RG20 0NG

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by West Berkshire Training Consortium


Rachel Eaves 01635 35975

  • Level 3 Engineering design and draughtsperson standard
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required

Training will be on the job and with weekly day release to Basingstoke College.

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering design and draughtsperson

Level 3 (A level)

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