At Wates we are proud to be a family-owned business, small enough to recognise and support great talent, yet big enough to challenge and inspire our people through amazing multi-million-pound projects. To us our industry is more than just building, it’s also a chance for us to positively impact the communities where we work and thrive.
This role is available within various locations.
12 months from September 2020.
If you’re interested in design and like putting your analytical and problem-solving skills to the test, then our Building Services Engineering Management Programme may be the pathway for you.
Building Services manage the complex systems that bring a building to life. Managing the living and working environment on a project can range from controlling the temperature, lighting, data, fire systems and much more, to designing and planning the installation of these services.
Our Building Services Engineering Graduate programme is an important step towards becoming a Building Services professional. You will be expected to engage in on-the-job training in key elements of construction, including mechanical and electrical engineering, design, planning, health and safety, operations and commercial.
As a Wates Building Services Engineer trainee, you will be involved in:
Advising on cost-effective and energy efficient systems
Drawing up plans, using computer-aided design and building information modelling software
Testing systems and making changes to plans where necessary
Monitoring the installation of services and managing their maintenance once the building is completed
Making sure all building services meet health and safety requirements and environmental legislation
Our Management Trainee Programme
If you’re looking for a programme full of innovation and variety then you’re in the right place. Here are some of the core benefits our Management Trainee Programme
We support you all the way through to Chartership
Competitive industry pay
We’ll rotate you around our business unit, ensuring you get a full breadth experience
You’ll receive structured development and a combination of technical and behavioural training
You’ll receive professional mentorship and guidance as well as great exposure to our senior leaders
What we’re looking for
Genuine interest in the specific business area that you will be working in
Ability to communicate with a range of people, including customers, clients and key stakeholders
Logical approach to problem solving
Eager to learn with a keen eye for detail
Candidates will be required to have a full driving license by September 2020, this will be a condition of offer
This role will close on Sunday 17 th November at 11:59pm. Please ensure you apply in enough time before the deadline as applications made past this date will not be considered. Assessment centres will take place in February and March 2020.
If you are interested in joining our WBS business, please apply now.