Apprentice Mechanical Services Design Engineer (Level 4) BakerHicks

When you join BakerHicks, you'll be assigned a learning mentor who will guide you throughout your apprenticeship and EPA. You'll have the opportunity to collaborate with skilled colleagues on thrilling design and engineering projects. You will work closely with other members of the design team to help deliver a quality product.

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

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Closing date: 07 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Up to 6% matched contributory pension plan. Life assurance scheme & 25 days annual leave plus ability to buy additional leave. Discount scheme Employee assistance, Professional development and much more.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm. Total hours per week: 40

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    07 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • The Mechanical Building Services Design Engineer will be responsible for contributing to the design and implementation of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) systems within building projects. This role offers a unique opportunity for professional career development, hands-on experience, and mentorship from experienced professionals within the field.
  • Responsible for generating good quality, accurate designs, calculations, modelling and drawing records of mechanical building services engineering drawings, and work under the supervision of Engineers and Technicians.
  • Help with the registering and document control of incoming information and outgoing deliverables
  • Help with office and project filing and maintaining drawing records, such as check and record file copies

The training you will be getting

With a combination of on-the-job training and academic studies you will gain a qualification in Construction and the Built Environment that meets the knowledge requirements approved by the Engineering Council as meeting the learning outcomes specified for EngTech at level 4.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

At BakerHicks, we are committed to helping you achieve your career aspirations. You will have numerous opportunities within the company for both lateral and vertical progression.

Upon completing the Apprenticeship, you can continue to develop yourself by enrolling in Level 6 (Degree Level). We are here to support you every step of the way.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Creative, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSEs 9-4/ A*-C (Grade above grade 5 or 6/B) Essential

About the employer

BakerHicks is the go-to design and engineering consultancy for those who demand excellence. We specialize in complex infrastructure, process, and built environments throughout the entire project life cycle. Our services range from initial architecture to civil and structural, building services, specialist high voltage and process engineering services, programme management and CDM consultancy. We use the latest innovations in Building Information Modelling (BIM) to ensure efficient and cost-effective design. Our impressive portfolio includes Ireland's largest hospital, Europe's most complex station development, and world-class biomedical research laboratories. Trust us to deliver exceptional results.




One Warwick Technology Park

Gallows Hill


CV34 6YL

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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 senior technician

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

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: 07 May 2024