Vital Energi
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Building Services Apprentice (Technical Programme)

Still recruiting throughout COVID‑19

Job description

As a result of our continuing success and growth within the sustainable energy market we are welcoming applications for our Technical Apprenticeship Programme.

Reporting to the Department Manager/Supervisor you will:

  • Develop knowledge and understanding of electrical, plumbing, and mechanical systems within a building
  • Use project management systems during the construction process in order to ensure projects are delivered on time and to budget
  • Work alongside the commercial team to understand contractual agreements, review the financial performance of a project and support the procurement process
  • Understand H&S requirements and how to comply with safe working practices
  • Manage day to day activities on site which are relevant to your skills, training and experience
  • Assist testing and commissioning activities on site
  • Produce technical reports using engineering terminology
  • Develop your communication skills by delivering health and safety tool box talks, liasing with subcontractors and producing project reports

The person

  • Looking for a career within a construction/building services environment
  • Self-motivated and willing to learn
  • Passionate and take pride in your work


  • Good at problem solving
  • Focused with attention to detail
  • Able to travel and work away from home
  • Have five GCSE’s at grades 9 - 4/A*- C including maths (grade B/6) English and science or their equivalent.

Future prospects

Upon successful completion of your Level 3 qualification its onwards and upwards as you progress towards your degree qualification in your chosen specialism with the full support of the Vital Team.


  • Competitive salary - £14,000 upon commencement of apprenticeship with regular reviews throughout your training/employment (N.b London weighting will apply where applicable)
  • Healthcare/EAP scheme
  • Contributory company pension scheme
  • Non-contributory death-in-service insurance
  • 33 days holiday including Bank Holidays
  • On-site gym and well-being facility at the Head Office
  • All tools/PPE/Uniform supplied for relevant roles


On our Technical Apprenticeship Programme during years one and two you will study a Level 3 Building Services Design Technician qualification.

Training provider : Liverpool Community College

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by The City of Liverpool College

The apprenticeship programme involves attending College premises for tutorial sessions to gain the Level 3 in Building Services Design Technician. Functional Skills if required.

Additional job details

 · Head Office – Blackburn – BB1 2LD; Scotland Office - ML4 3PR; London Office – EC1N 2LE

Contract, dates and working times
Fixed term


How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 19 May 2021

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Closing date:  Continuous recruitment

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