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Building Electrical Maintenance Engineer (BEMS) apprentice RETAIL ENERGY SOLUTIONS LTD

BEMS – Apprentice- Full Time- Beaconsfield, Bucks, Head Office. We are recruiting for a BEMS/ Electrician Apprentice, to join a growing team of engineers, providing BEMS services to retail outlets, and other commercial properties, all over the UK and Southern Ireland. Company car and Fuel card provided.

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Closing date: 01 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Company Car and fuel card. Lunch expenses re-embursed, when on customer sites. Overnight stays reembursed.

  • Working week

    8am to 5 pm With a paid call out of 1 evening a week and 1 weekend per month. 25 days holiday per year

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    35 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    3 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

You will join a lively, group of engineers, to help look after a variety of client needs. Your duties will take you all over the UK, so the ability to work unaccompanied is essential. Retail Energy Solutions provides excellent customer service to your customers, and we do operate an out of hours help desk and emergency repair service, this is a shared responsibility of the engineer team. You will be expected to help with this. Overnight stays are occasionally required, expenses will be re-imbursed.

Key skills

·       You will be trained to install, repair, and maintain BMS, systems and hardware.

·       You will gain experience in all the appropriate software, for designing maintenance and repair of BMS systems.

·       Knowledge of other IT packages is essential- e, g. Microsoft Outlook

·       Knowledge of Tridium, Cylon, Distech, Trend or AutoCAD, would be beneficial

SCS Card (or equivalent) would be beneficial
A driving license is essential.

Key personal skills you will have a

·       Positive & confident approach

·       A willingness to learn

·       An organised approach with an attention to detail.

·       You will work well in a team environment

·       You will be able to demonstrate great customer skills


What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Level 4
Level 4 qualifications are:

certificate of higher education (CertHE)
higher apprenticeship
higher national certificate (HNC)
level 4 award
level 4 certificate
level 4 diploma
level 4 NVQ

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

You in join the Retail Energy Solutions, as a BEMS, Engineer, you can expect career progression, as this is a growing , dynamic engineering company.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Patience


GCSE or equivalent Maths & english (Grade 1-9) Desired

About the employer

Founded in 2018, Retail Energy Solutions, is a rapidly growing, dynamic, and highly successful BMS company. This is a great opportunity to work with a new start up business during a period of unprecedented growth and exciting change. We enjoy success, while retaining that family run ethos throughout and the staff at all levels support and encourage their colleagues for the greater success of the business.




1A Bakery Court

London End




Jill Littlejohn


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Apprenticeship standard

BEMS (building energy management systems) controls engineer

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

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