Ng Bailey Group Limited

Apprentice Service and Maintenance Engineer - Reading - Advanced (Level 3)

Ng Bailey Group Limited (Employer)

Leeds College of Building (Training Provider)

Annual wage £12,967.00
37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday, working hours are 7am to 5pm, shift dependent on the project.
48 months (duration)
1 September 2021(start date)
24 May 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Are you looking to kick start your career as a maintenance engineer? Do you want to work on exciting projects that will challenge you daily ? We have exciting opportunities to join our Facilities Services team in Reading where you can learn from the industry’s best, maintaining prestigious office buildings across M4 corridor.


What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Install mechanical services e.g. heating and chilled systems, fan coil units, radiators, boilers, chilled beams
  • Read and understand engineering drawings for valve set ups and the ways to route pipe
  • Inspect and test pneumatic systems (air) and hydraulic systems (water)
  • Diagnose and rectify faults on pipework
  • Use small hand tools such as pipe slices and cutters
  • Operate electrical tools such as Crimpers, pistol drills and SDS Drills
  • Install the systems needed for heating and chilled systems

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

  • You will train at one of the top performing colleges or training providers in the country
  • Level 3 - Building Services Engineering Craftsperson Advanced Apprenticeship - Service and maintenance
  • Block release at a local college 
  • You will regularly attend in house training and development as part of the programme.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Once qualified there is the potential of a permanent position within the company. If you successful gain a permanent position there are many opportunities to advance your career. 

Reality Check

- Work indoors, outdoors and occasionally at height - Be prepared for early starts and travel away from home when necessary - Can follow instructions and work under pressure

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Initiative, Excellent timekeeping, Are keen to learn, Safety conscious

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Other Subjects (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Other Subjects (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Science based subject (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
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