Building Services Engineering Craftsperson Apprenticeship Imtech Engineering Services

Would you like to undertake the installation, testing, commissioning, and decommissioning of large-scale engineering systems which are used for heating in industrial and commercial buildings like office blocks, factories, schools, and hospitals? This JTL delivered apprenticeship will teach you to become a competent heating and ventilation engineer. The role involves working indoors and outdoors and being prepared to work at height, understanding control wiring and circuit diagrams and selecting replacement parts, materials and equipment.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Shift patterns to be arranged by employer.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    15 May 2023

  • Date posted

    14 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Craftsperson’s can be responsible for the installation, maintenance and repair of heating, ventilation of & hot water services both inside and outside buildings such as factories, schools, hospitals.

The craftsperson’s job will vary and depend upon the type and range of work that the employing company carries out. However, they will all have a broad range of similar technical knowledge and practical skills to enable them to carry out their work safely and correctly.

Some of the things that a craftsperson may be expected to do are:

  • Install, maintain, and repair water services (heating pipework, radiators, boilers)
  • Install, maintain, and repair ductwork systems (ducts, extract grilles)
  • Commission systems to ensure maximum efficiency against design specification
  • Work indoors and outdoors and be prepared to work at height
  • Work with little or no supervision, relying on their own initiative
  • Develop good working relationships with people
  • Read construction and engineering drawings
  • Understand control wiring and circuit diagrams
  • Select replacement parts, materials, and equipment
  • Inspect and test systems and equipment as part of planned or reactive maintenance
  • Diagnose and rectify faults on a range of heating & ventilating systems and equipment
  • Write reports

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

As part of the JTL Building Services Engineering Craftsperson apprenticeship, you'll be in full time employment with a local company receiving a decent wage from day one. You'll spend time learning your trade by gaining hands-on experience working on-site with your employer, as well as attending a JTL approved college or training centre to learn the theoretical knowledge.

  • You will be working towards a level 3 apprenticeship.
  • City & Guilds Level 3 Heating and Ventilating Craftsperson Qualification (Industrial and Commercial)
  • Functional skills may be required to be undertaken at the following levels if no equivalent qualifications are held at time of starting the apprenticeship: Level 2 English, Level 2 maths and Level 1 IT

Once successfully completed the training JTL and your employer will decide when you are ready to take the End Point Assessment (EPA).

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The advertised apprentice wage will increase yearly or upon completion of progressive stages. After initially qualifying, you could go on to supervisory roles, senior management positions or even running your own business.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C or 9-4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C or 9-4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Science (Grade A*-C or 9-4) Essential

About the employer

As a well-respected employer, we provide a range of services to a variety of existing buildings and new projects. We can also cater for testing and commissioning of any installation. Customer satisfaction is our top priority, all our employees are professional, friendly, honest, and polite. We guarantee all our work and carry out each job safely, diligently, and efficiently to ensure that clients receive high-quality, cost-effective workmanship that fully meets their needs and expectations.


Imtech Engineering Services


1 The Parklands




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Training provider



Carole Jones


Apprenticeship standard

Building services engineering craftsperson

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Employer's application instructions This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website. Apply now web address Register and create an account on JTL, complete all 5 assessments, upload a valid colour vision certificate to the account and apply for the vacancy using the relevant link or visit JTL live vacancies.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Apr 2023