Building Services Maintenance Apprenticeship


Slough, SL1 4AQ

Closes in 10 days (Wednesday 31 July at 11:59pm)

Posted on 27 June 2024


Join our team of 17 experienced mechanical, electrical and decorative technicians on this busy site in Bicester. You will have exposure to electrical, plumbing, air conditioning, water hygiene and fabric related tasks on a daily basis.

Annual wage
£16,000 a year

Minimum wage rates (opens in new tab)

The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Maintenance and operations engineering technician (level 3)
Start time : 8.00am Finish : 5.00pm Lunch break : 1 hour Number of hours : 40

40 hours a week

Possible start date

Monday 2 September


3 Years

Positions available



As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

  • Maintenance and operations engineering technician Level 3 (A level) qualification.
  • Typical duration 36 months. 
  • Dedicated performace coach support throughout the 36 months. 

Where you’ll work

Acorn House 20 Wellcroft Road




An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation


Your training course

Maintenance and operations engineering technician (level 3)

Equal to A level

Course contents

Your training plan

This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.


Essential qualifications

GCSE or equivalent in:

  • Maths and English (grade 4)

Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.


  • Communication skills
  • IT skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisation skills
  • Customer care skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Logical
  • Team working
  • Initiative
  • Non judgemental
  • Patience
  • Physical fitness

Other requirements

A DBS check will be undertaken for any prospective Acorn employee. You will be required to make your own way to site daily. Bicester Village has it's own train station.

About this company

A M&E Maintenance company based in Berkshire with over 40 years in the Industry, providing mechanical, electrical, air conditioning, water and BMS maintenance to the commercial office building sector. (opens in new tab)

After this apprenticeship

  • A position may be available full time on site, depandant on customer needs in the future.
  • Acorn is ever growing and being part of the MECSIA Group of companies, there is every likehood that a position will be available with us or one of our partners.

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The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000260936.

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Closes in 10 days (Wednesday 31 July at 11:59pm)

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