Level 4 Building Services Apprentice (Vertical Transportation) CUNDALL LIMITED

Cundall are offering a Level 4 Building Services apprenticeship whilst offering real-life work experience focusing on vertical transportation, an extremely important part of Engineering. You will become an expert in the field and gain a recognised qualification as well as exposure to various Engineering projects.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,296.00 to £20,319.00

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates
  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    17 Apr 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The Cundall vertical transportation team provide lift and escalator consultancy services for a wide range of different building types from data centres and airports, to shopping centres, residential developments, and offices. We do this as part of a coordinated multi-disciplinary design team, and as a single discipline where only lift works are involved in the project.

We are involved in all the stages of construction projects from concept design of the vertical transportation requirements for buildings to specification development. We work in collaboration with lift contractors to turn a design into reality.

As an apprentice on the team you will:

  • Work alongside experienced engineers and learn the ins and outs of lift design
  • Working on a range of projects, from designing new lifts to improving lifts in existing buildings and have the chance to use cutting-edge technology to create innovative solutions
  • You will also have the opportunity to develop your skills in a range of areas, including mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, and software development
  • We will provide you with comprehensive training and support to help you succeed in your role

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

  • Building Services Engineering Senior Technician Level 4 Apprenticeship Standard
  • You will work 4 days in the Cundall office and have 1 day study leave to work towards the qualification

The training will be held locally to the Birmingham office

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Once the apprenticeship is completed you will have the choice to move onto a further higher level apprenticeship if interested
  • You will be promoted and continue to develop your skillset, gain more responsibility and work on various projects to continue to develop your knowledge and progress further

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


Other Maths (Grade 5 +GCSE or C in A level) Essential
Other Science (Grade 5 +GCSE or C in A level) Essential
Other Engineering related subject (Grade Pass +) Desired
Other English (Grade 5 +GCSE or C in A level) Desired

Things to consider

You should have a real interest in Engineering, be highly motivated, detail-oriented, and able to work independently and as part of a team. This role will give you exposure to a niche and important part of Engineering. It is a great opportunity to kick start a career and develop yourself.

About the employer

We are a global, independent, multi-disciplinary consultancy delivering sustainable engineering and design solutions across the built environment. Mission: We have 21 offices with almost 1000 consulting engineers and designers who are empowered to act with flexibility and agility in response to the local market conditions and practices. When it comes to projects, we’re known for taking the lead. Our curiosity means we ask the right questions so as a team we then achieve the best results. If someone says it can’t be done, our people aren’t afraid to challenge convention. It’s what we get excited about. The quality of our people is one of our biggest strengths. Our clients enjoy working with us and the fact that we consistently win repeat business with 70-80% of them is testament to this.





15 Colmore Row


B3 2BH


Jude Brennan



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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Building services engineering senior technician

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please click the link to apply, submit CV and answer a few short questions. Your application will be reviewed and if successful a 1 stage interview will take place.

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

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2023