Trainee Building Services Engineer


To assist in the delivery of building services design for the Building Services team.


Business delivery:

  • Assist in the design of heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems for both new and existing buildings
  • Learn design calculations, schematics and detailed specifications and drawings using industry standard design software and specification methods
  • Train in lighting design using industry standard software and methods
  • Contribute to standard tender packages, undertaking analysis of tenders, monitoring and management of cost, quality and timescales


Team worker:

  • Participate as a member of the Concertus team supporting colleagues and working collaboratively to develop the business
  • Work flexibly to support delivery across the service
  • Take ownership for own personal development
  • Work under the guidance of a Mechanical Engineering team who will provide training and support


Customer service:

  • Provide an efficient and business-like point of contact. This includes responding to internal and external enquiries and (via face to face, telephone, email)
  • Liaising with clients and developing the relevant aspects of client briefs
  • Work collaboratively with other professionals within the Practice and also with Contractors/Suppliers
  • Create a positive and professional first impression of Concertus


BIM roles and responsibilities:

  • Maintain and receive information into the information model
  • Configure information for project outputs
  • Populate the information exchange format for the information model.
  • Production of design outputs related to a discipline specific, package-based or time-based task.
  • Undertake clash detection process and report to design team lead


Measures of success:

  • Feedback from team members/line manager
  • Contribution to service
  • Team performance
  • Service improvements suggested
  • Customer feedback
  • Accuracy and timeliness of support.
  • Efficiency of systems and processes
  • Service delivered within budget and to agreed targets
  • Feedback from staff and managers
  • Service delivery performance indicators
  • Customer feedback
  • Directors feedback


What you will need to know:

  • You will be enthusiastic and willing to learn
  • Be prepared to undertake a professional qualification in Building Services Engineering
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office (including Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
  • Good standard of literacy and numeracy
  • Able to work effectively under pressure


How you act:

  • Professional, friendly and honest – builds good relationships with colleagues, understands the importance of confidentiality
  • Attention to detail – able to deliver clear and accurate information
  • Team worker – you work collaboratively with your team to achieve better outcomes for customers
  • Service deliverer – you focus on delivering a service that provides great outcomes for our customers
  • Customer focused – you put the customer first
  • Shows initiative – you come up with ways of improving how we do things
  • Well organised – you plan and prioritise your work to ensure that deadlines are met. You have the ability to plan and multi-task and can work to strict deadlines
  • Willing to learn – you want to acquire new skills that will support you in your role
  • Flexible attitude – you are prepared to work flexibly to deliver the service

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