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Building Services Engineering Service and Maintenance Engineer

Building Services Engineering Service and Maintenance Engineer

LEVEL: Engineer

DURATION: 36-48 months

FUNDING BAND: TBC

CAREER PATHWAY: Supervisor, Manager

PLANNED RELEASE DATE: Launching now

To download a description summary for the Building Services Engineering Service and Maintenance standard click here.

 

JOB ROLE/DESCRIPTION

Service and Maintenance Engineers play a key role in planning and completing a range of maintenance work encompassing industrial and commercial building services engineering systems such as ventilating, heating, water supply, waste and drainage.

This includes related electrical isolation, disconnection, reconnection and reactivation. They also complete planned preventative maintenance and undertake any required remedial repairs.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTs

It is desirable to achieve this apprenticeship you will need English and Maths at level 3 or GCSE Grade C, and Information Communication Technology at Level 1 or GCSE Grade D. If you do not have these we can organise delivery prior to the apprenticeship commencing.

WHAT WILL THE PROGRAMME ENTAIL?

Apprentices will study towards the Building Services Engineering Service and Maintenance Engineer qualification, which includes the following knowledge, skills and behaviours (KSBs):

Knowledge

  • Working Safely
  • Working Sustainably
  • Planning and Preparing
  • Undertaking Planned and Reactive Maintenance

Skills

  • Working Safely
  • Planning, Preparing and Working Sustainably
  • Undertaking and Finishing Planned and Reactive Maintenance

Behaviours

  • Communicating Effectively
  • Working Effectively and Efficiently
  • Taking Responsibility
  • Managing Tasks
  • Working with Others
  • Continuing Personal Development
  • Working Ethically

These will be demonstrated through knowledge tests, practical assignments and submission of a record of work-based activities, followed by an end point assessment.  

WHEN WILL THE ASSESSMENTS TAKE PLACE?

The employer, advised by the training provider, will decide when the apprentice has demonstrated the necessary knowledge, skills and behaviours during the on-programme learning and confirm they are ready to access the End Point Assessment.

The apprentice will also need to have achieved:

  • It is desirable to achieve this apprenticeship you will need English, Maths and Science at level 3 or GCSE Grade C or a Level 2 apprenticeship. If you do not have these we can organise delivery prior to the apprenticeship commencing
  • Any additional certification or qualifications external to the Apprenticeship must be paid for by the employer and will not be covered by any Apprenticeship funding or levy.

WHAT IS THE ASSESSMENT?

The End Point Assessment tests the expertise built up over the period of the apprenticeship. It includes:

  • an on-screen multiple choice examination to assess knowledge
  • written scenario based project to assess application of knowledge
  • observed practical to assess the application of skills, knowledge and behaviours under test conditions
  • an interview to confirm the ability to apply skills, knowledge and behaviours in the workplace.

SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION

Congratulations on completing your apprenticeship.

You will have achieved either a:

Pass (TBC)
Distinction (TBC)

Merit (TBC)


As a qualified Building Services Engineering Service and Maintenance Engineer, you will be able to pursue your career in the Building Services industry.

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