Apprentice Engineering Technician CBRE GWS

During this Engineering Technician Apprenticeship, you will be designing, building, servicing and repairing a range of engineering products and services. Alongside this opportunity, you will gain a recognised Level 3 qualification.

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Closing date: 03 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm,

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    45 Months

  • Possible start date

    17 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    18 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    5 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • To complete a four-year Standard of training to be conducted within the assigned Business Unit’s engineering team at client locations, supplemented with academic study.
  •  Attendance at technical college combined with day release leading to recognised Standard qualifications.
  • Achieve professional Engineering Technician (EngTech) registration on completion of qualification.
  • To maintain a logbook over the duration of the apprenticeship period, recording projects and documenting work that has been undertaken and the skills learned.
  • Learning and understanding the importance of Health and Safety within the workplace.
  • To become proficient in the application and use of a wide range of hand tools and associated workshop machine tools.
  • Learn to understand and interpret engineering drawings.
  • To develop the skills to carry out both planned and reactive maintenance from written and verbal instructions and drawings within an assigned trade.
  • To be able to demonstrate skills and processes as the training period progresses by working independently or with a team.
  • To undertake tasks as instructed, increasing overall contribution to the business unit.
  • To maintain and to ensure general good housekeeping of the workplace and client locations.
  • To maintain a smart appearance and to act in a professional manner always in line with CBRE RISE values.

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

The candidate will follow an Apprenticeship Standard programme and study towards a Level 3 Standard in Mechatronics.  This training will be structured and delivered by Cheshire College – South & West.

If the candidate does not hold GCSE grades A-C (9-4) or equivalent, they will be required to complete a Level 2 Functional Skill in the relevant subject.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

For apprentices who work hard and show commitment to their studies and the organisation, the option to progress on to level 4 Apprenticeship, HNC, HND or other career suitable training will be available.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Practical Skills, Enthusiasm and willingness, Flexible approach to workload


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4 or above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade C/4 or above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Science related subject (Grade C/4 or above) Desired

About the employer

With broader and deeper capabilities than any other company, CBRE is the leading full-service real estate services and investment organisation in the world. You’ll find us at the heart of everything practical about buildings and building, with all the richness of experience that comes from being involved in every market sector and advising every type of client.




South Capenhurst Technology Park, Capenhurst, Chester


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Training provider



Sophie Foreman


Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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