Building Services Apprenticeship

What will the apprentice be doing on site

EN:Able Futures, an award winning apprenticeship employer have partnered with the experienced and established team at CAD21 and are offering a fantastic opportunity for an Apprentice Electrical Design Engineer to work with and become part of their growing team.

CAD21 offer Building Services Design consultancy across the whole of the UK from our offices in the North East, Yorkshire and the North West. Established in 1998 we have constantly built a strong reputation for delivering energy efficient and low carbon engineering solutions for all aspects and sectors for buildings within the Built Environment.

CAD21 are driven to provide their clients engineering solutions that minimise energy usage and carbon emissions by helping them target their Net Zero Carbon aspirations.

Working for CAD21 will help make a difference to the overall global targets of limiting the impacts of climate change through design for the Built Environment.

Relevant information about the project

As an Apprentice Electrical Design Engineer you will learn how to design electrical power systems using Industry software.

You will develop your skills and knowledge by:

• Designing lighting systems using industry software
• Assisting in producing detailed design drawings for electrical services (lighting/power/data/fire alarms/security systems)
• Learning to use AutoCAD software for designs
• Learning to use Revit software for designs
• Using Microsoft packages
• Learning to use industry specialist design software such as Relux/Amtech

Essential qualities

• Demonstrate a keen interest in AutoCAD (Computer Aided Design)
• Have an enthusiastic manner
• Have a desire to work in the construction industry
• Have a good attention to detail to ensure accuracy
• Have a good level of Maths and analytical skills
• Have effective communication skills both verbal and written
• Have the ability to use Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook

Qualifications Required

5 x GCSE’s grades A-C / 5-9 including Maths at grade B/6 or above, English and Science (or equivalent)

Relevant information about the site

Will be working towards - Apprenticeship Title/Qualification and Duration:

• Level 3 Building Services Engineering Technician Apprenticeship Standard
• Duration 36 months plus 3 months End Point Assessment
• College day release – Leeds College of Building

8:30am – 5.00pm Monday to Friday

£257 Per Week (This is made up of the National Apprenticeship Wage plus £17 weekly travel allowance)


Reference CAD-0007-24
Location Leeds
Apprenticeship Building Services Apprenticeship
Level Level 3 (Advanced)