Modern Apprentice - Building Services Craftsperson SES (ENGINEERING SERVICES) LIMITED

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Modern Apprentice. This role will give you the experience of working on a busy construction site . Capturing the knowledge and experience of a qualified craftsperson to understand the trade.

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

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Closing date: 31 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, Hours may vary depending on site. Working hours to be confirmed with line managers.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    30 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

As an Mechanical Apprentice you will work alongside an experienced tradesperson to gain experience in the following areas:

  • Work indoors and outdoors and be prepared to sometimes work at height
  • Work with little or no supervision; relying on their own initiative
  • Be prepared to travel away from home
  • Develop good working relationships with people
  • Read both building and engineering drawings
  • Understand pipework installation drawings and schematics
  • Select (within limits) materials and equipment
  • Test and commission mechanical installations
  • Diagnose and rectify faults
  • Write reports

The training you will be getting

  • You will work towards achieving Building Services Level 3, Dudley College will deliver this through block release

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Wates offer a wide range of career progression opportunities including further qualifications on completion of the apprenticeship
  • Permanent position for the right candidate

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Team working, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSE's including Maths & English (Grade 4/C and above) Desired

Things to consider

Driving license is not necessary but would be an advantage.

About the employer

SES Engineering Services (SES) is recognised as one of the leading M&E partners in the UK. Specialising in the design and installation of building services and infrastructure solutions, SES covers all aspects of M&E engineering.




Interchange Place 151-165

Edmund Street


B3 2TA

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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Building services engineering craftsperson

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Mar 2024