Here’s a fantastic opportunity for you to join our highly experienced Mechanical, Electrical and Public Health (MEP) team as an Apprentice BIM Technician. You will learn how to design sustainable buildings of all shapes, sizes and uses; from hospitals to homes, from data centres to offices, and so much more!

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

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Closing date: today

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    The remuneration package will include a competitive salary and employer pension contribution, 25 days annual leave (with the option to buy/sell up to five days), well-being bonus and a wide variety of flexible benefits.

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 5.15pm, Friday 8.30am to 4.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    28 Aug 2023

  • Date posted

    14 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Understanding the fundamentals of BIM (Building Information Modelling)
  • Assisting others on Project Information Models
  • Learning how to use authoring software (Revit)
  • Learning engineering principles and design processes (basic)
  • Assisting engineers with technical issues relating to the delivery of information
  • Attendance/talks for CPD record
  • Supporting the team on the latest innovations in digital engineering

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

You will: 

  • Work with us full-time
  • Attend a training college for part-time study 
  • Gain a level 3 qualification in Digital Engineering Technician.

The following qualifications will be gained:

  • English and Maths will be required to be demonstrated at Level 2;
  • BTEC Level 3  Construction and the Built Environment or Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment
  • NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Built Environment Design.


Our lively Bristol office based next to the iconic Wapping Wharf will welcome you into our MEP team. MEP involves systems such as electrical generation, low voltage distribution, small power, lighting, data, life safety, security, ventilation, domestic water, drainage, heating and cooling. Alongside our apprentice and seniors, you will be supporting the team on the latest innovations of digital engineering to solve complex engineering challenges and design solutions. BIM Modelling allows for you to input any engineering content in any form enabling you to design and visualise buildings collaboratively using 3D models and information.

We fully fund you throughout your studies, supporting you through mentoring, as well as on-the-job training through ‘The Learning Curve’.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

We aim to support your career development, creating the best learning experiences throughout your time with us.  After gaining a level 3 qualification, this will allow for further opportunities to work towards chartership and acquire a range of skills leading to more senior positions within our company!

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent All subjects including English and Maths (Grade 4/C) Essential

About the employer

We are a British-owned integrated multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy of over 900 staff in 21 offices across the UK. Our driving motivation is to be a ‘force for good’, as it is our aim to positively contribute to people’s lives including our employees, communities we work in, clients we work with and our planet as a whole. From the buildings that surround you, the roads and bridges you cross, all related to the infrastructure that we create, we aim to offer the most sustainable possibilities to shape the places, communities and society that we live in through meeting our client’s needs. Through the path we are on to delivering a green future, the result is something that everyone can be proud of. Our welcoming and friendly culture is something we are proud of and has gained us recognition with 9 years in the Top 100 Best Companies to Work For list. Check out some of our incredible projects which have been awarded: 2022 Net Zero Award for Bay Technology Centre, Integration and Collaborative Working Award for YGG Tan-y-Lan primary school, The Deaf Academy awarded for its Universal Design at the 2022 Civic Trust Awards and Bristol’s iconic waterfront Wapping Wharf Living making a double win at the Bristol Property Awards!





Merchants' House North



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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Digital engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: today