Apprentice Building Services Engineer - London JOHNSON CONTROLS BUILDING EFFICIENCY UK LIMITED

At Johnson Controls, we're on the hunt for enthusiastic individuals to join our dynamic Building Management Systems (BMS) team. You will play a key role in the wider team to deliver projects that optimize performance efficiency in our clients buildings. By joining the Johnson Controls be joining a leader in engineering and integrated solutions.

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Closing date: 22 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £16,850.00

    Competitive basic salary with fantastic additional earning potential - Enjoy 25 days holiday plus bank holidays - Uniform, personal protection equipment, and ongoing training -Earn extra with Overtime pay.

  • Working week

    Days to be be confirmed between the hours of 8.30am - 16:30pm or as per business needs.

    Total hours per week: 37.25

  • Expected duration

    48 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    02 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000241238

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Specialize in Building Management Systems: As part of the BMS team, you'll deliver projects for industrial, commercial, and residential markets, which exposes you to diverse projects and environments.
  • Configure the building control systems as defined by the clients objectives.
  • Implement software program modifications using established standards.
  • Maintain operation and maintenance documentation to reflect changes of the system.
  • Issue all documentation to the relevant parties and obtain approval from the Client or their representative.
  • Consultation Focus: Our team is primarily focused on consulting with clients to enhance their buildings, reduce running costs and emissions, and improve overall performance.
  • Comprehensive Knowledge: You'll gain a solid understanding of the main areas our systems interact with, including HVAC controls, Mechanical, Electrical, and Building Services Systems.
  • Guidance and Mentorship: Your mentor will guide you in fundamental BMS engineering principles, teaching you innovative methods to lower energy costs, reduce emissions, and improve building efficiency.
  • Technical Role: As an apprentice, you'll create detailed project plans and for various systems, ensuring compliance with industry and legislative standards.
  • Diverse Project Environments: Our team works on BMS systems in various environments such as warehouses, manufacturing plants, retail spaces, commercial offices, and schools. This exposure enhances your understanding of different BMS applications and challenges.
  • Client Interaction and Site Visits: You'll get the opportunity to visit client sites with colleagues to conduct surveys and gather information, aiding in the development of comprehensive projects tailored to specific client needs.
  • Education and Training: You'll be enrolled full-time in a "Level 3 project controls technician qualification”. This program combines on-the-job work experience with college education, providing a comprehensive learning experience. Continuous support from our training team and experienced project engineers ensures your development throughout the program.
  • Education and Training: You will be enrolled full-time in a "Level 6 Building Services Design" degree Apprenticeship at Coventry University. This apprenticeship combines on-the-job work experience with college education, providing a well-rounded learning experience. Continuous support from the training team and experienced design engineers ensures your development throughout the program.

 

Qualifications Required:

Either:

  • Min of 3 A Levels: B, B, C to include Mathematics. Excludes general studies.
  • BTEC: Distinction, Distinction, Merit from 18 Unit BTEC to include Mathematics.
  • IB Diploma: 28 points to include Mathematics at higher level.
  • Applicants must also hold: 5 GSCEs at grade A*–C including
  • English language and Mathematics or specified equivalent.
  • Full Driving Licence is essential.

The training you will be getting

  • You will be enrolled full-time in a "Level 6 Building Services Design" degree Apprenticeship at Coventry University. This apprenticeship combines on-the-job work experience with college education, providing a well-rounded learning experience.
  • Continuous support from the training team and experienced design engineers ensures your development throughout the program.
  • This qualification is delivered via block release in Coventry and therefore travel and overnight stay will be required. There is approximately 6 block weeks per year.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Upon completion, a number of internal engineering opportunities within the company will be available to you.
  • All of our apprentices immediately move into full time permanent positions.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 5) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 5) Essential
A Level or equivalent Three A levels at grade B,B,C including Maths. (Grade B,B,C.) Essential
Other Driving Licence (Grade Essential) Essential

Things to consider

This exciting opportunity does require travel to clients sites where you will be working with our highly skilled engineers.

About the employer

Johnson Controls is a global leader in technology and industry, serving customers in over 150 countries. Our focus is on creating intelligent buildings, efficient energy solutions and integrated infrastructure. We invite individuals with a passion for engineering to join us in shaping a better tomorrow through our diverse projects and opportunities.

Employer

JOHNSON CONTROLS BUILDING EFFICIENCY UK LIMITED

Address

100 Bunhill Row

EC1Y 8ND

Contact

earlycareertalent@jci.com

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Training

Training provider

COVENTRY UNIVERSITY

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 design engineer (degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

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


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