Trainee Service Engineer – London & South East

Outline of Role

We are looking for a Trainee Service Engineer who will work at our sites as a key member of our service and commissioning team. Reporting to our Service Manager, you will work alongside Senior Engineers servicing smoke ventilation and BMS projects on site. 90% of the work will be in and around London but some travel to other sites around the country may be necessary.

About You – What you will bring to us

  • Able to work as part of an experienced team of engineers
  • An ability to physically check, maintain and diagnose mechanical & electrical and undertake remedial work when required
  • Understanding of electrical circuits within control panels
  • An ability to problem solve, think outside of the box and provide thorough solutions
  • Willing to travel outside of London when necessary
  • Willing to participate on a weekend cover rota (approximately every 6 weeks)
  • Always aims to deliver great customer service, but you are not afraid to say ‘No’ when needed
  • Be passionate about buildings and love working with people
  • You will have a methodical and practical attitude, and good attention to detail
  • Candidates will be required to have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written


  • 17th or 18th Edition Electrical qualification


  • Experience working at height
  • Building Services qualification or other electrical/engineering qualification
  • Experience of HVAC systems
  • Site experience, ideally holding a CSCS Card
  • Experience of software-based controls systems, and an ability write and update system software


We know that if our employees are happy, our customers are happy. That’s why we offer a great benefits package. Our reward and benefits package includes:
Competitive salary dependent on experience
Performance-related bonus
Group pension plan
Generous holiday allowance

After a qualifying period of one year:

Free gym membership
Free health insurance
5% Pension contributions

After a qualifying period of two years:

Death in service policy

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