Air Conditioning Trainee/Apprentice

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 669985710-2
  • Date Posted: 28 July 2022
  • Apprentice Employer: Livingston
  • Location: Livingston, West Lothian
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Social care
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

Earn While you learn

We are currently recruiting for Air Conditioning Trainees / Apprentices to work within our Livingston Division, based in Livingston.

Livingston Building Services are a leading provider of M&E Services, providing our clients with innovative M&E engineering solutions. Our continued success requires commitment from everyone, whatever their role. Everything we do we need to do well, enabling us to consolidate our position as a leading player in an extremely competitive market. In return for your commitment, the company will continue to implement its vision to create environments for people to thrive.

You will be expected to work well on your own initiative and as part of a team. With a proactive outlook and ability to work safely at all times, successful candidates will also possess effective communication skills with the ability to communicate verbally with colleagues and client representatives, providing a professional service that meets our clients requirements. It is also vital that any applicants are conversant with current regulations and standards and have the ability to work with minimal supervision.

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Trainee Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Engineer to join our team based in Livingston.

As a Trainee Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Engineer you will be placed with an experienced engineer and will build skills that can be applied to a future career in the Refrigeration, Air Conditioning & Heat Pump Industry.

This will be supported by undertaking a nationally recognised qualification in Refrigeration, Air Conditioning & Heat Pump Engineering at a college as well as other external training courses.

Working with us

Be employed to actively learn from qualified engineers, how to carry out related activity and undertake any associated skills required through work-based learning activities. Your learning doesn t stop when you reach the end of your apprenticeship. If you have aspirations to learn and develop further, we will be happy to support this through our trainee development programmes (including HNC/HND and University qualification routes)

What are we looking for?

We are looking for apprentices who are willing to learn, demonstrate dedication to complete their apprenticeship, and role model our values and behaviours.

This role will involve travel across the UK and staying away from home; therefore, candidates must be 18 years or older with a valid UK driving licence.

Personal Attributes

You must be a strong team player with a positive and flexible attitude.

Able to work from locations throughout the UK.

We are looking for people with talent and ambition, a desire to learn, who embraces their surroundings and challenges both themselves and their team to push boundaries. Most importantly we are looking for someone who possesses a genuine passion to work in the Industry and has a desire to deliver the best to our customers.

Entry requirements

Preferable: Driving licence or willing to work toward

Essential: Maths & English A-C/4-9 or equivalent

An eagerness to learn and develop in an engineering role

Excellent timekeeping, punctuality, and organisational skills

Valuing People at Livingston

Livingston is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. One of our core values is to Value People . We are passionate about investing in people and genuinely take care about what we do and how we do it. This ensures that the working environment, staff, suppliers and the communities we serve always remain at the front-of-mind.

Put simply, a diverse and inclusive workforce opens our business up to a much wider talent pool and greater innovation and creativity through teams with different experiences, backgrounds and education.

Interested? We look forward to hearing from you