Skip to main content

Our people are at the centre of everything we do. It’s their expertise, experience and commitment that drives our continued success. When you join HBS we’ll invest in your ongoing development, providing opportunities to progress in a positive & rewarding environment.

At HBS Group Southern we’re always keen to hear from talented professionals and highly-skilled engineers who possess wide-ranging expertise and a strong record of delivering high quality building services within the construction, commercial and public sectors.

Our structured training and development programmes offer exciting opportunities for apprentices, undergraduates and graduates to make the most of their abilities and gain valuable hands on experience. We help nurture our industry’s future experts and ensure they start a career with strong foundations.

If you’re interested in working for us, read on to discover more about our training schemes and view our current vacancies.


Current vacancies

To show your interest in any of the vacancies, please click the apply button below and attach your CV and covering letter.


New Build Electricians (Sub Contract)

Due to new contracts secured HBS Electrical are recruiting fully qualified electricians with new build experience to work on residential housing developments across Wiltshire and Hampshire for the UK’s leading housebuildersWe offer guaranteed long-term priced work on high-volume project, with potential earnings of £55k+ per annum.

Learn moreApply now

Electrical Contracts Manager – Residential

Due to new long-term contracts secured HBS Electrical is looking to recruit an experienced and proven Electrical Contracts Manager. You will manage the delivery of multiple electrical contracts across the division’s new build housing operations for the UK’s leading housebuilders. We are offering a competitive salary of up to £50k per annum (DOE) + vehicle + fuel provision. Closing date 17th December 2018.

Learn moreApply now

New Build Plumbing and Heating Engineers (Sub Contract)

Due to continued growth and new contracts secured HBS Mechanical are looking to expand their workforce and recruit the very best in new build experienced and fully qualified plumbing and heating engineers to work on large-scale residential housing developments across Wiltshire and Hampshire for the UK’s leading housebuilders. We offer guaranteed long-term priced work with potential earnings of £55k+ per annum.

Learn moreApply now

New Build Rainwater & Guttering Installers (Sub Contract)

Due to continued growth and new contracts secured HBS Mechanical are looking to expand their on-site workforce and are recruiting teams of experienced rainwater and guttering installers to support its new build operations across the South. You will be required to carry out rainwater system and guttering installations to the highest standard, working on large-scale new build housing sites for the UK’s leading housebuilders. Long-term opportunities with competitive rates of pay. Immediate Start.

Learn moreApply now

Mechanical Estimator

Due to continued growth HBS Mechanical are recruiting an experienced Mechanical Estimator to work in the commercial team responsible for securing new plumbing & heating contracts within the new build housing sector. Our clients include national developers, regional house builders and housing associations with projects ranging from £200k to £2m. The successful candidate will play a key role in achieving the mechanical divisions growth objectives over the coming years. Salary of up to £40k per annum (DOE) + performance based commission. Closing date 17th December.

Learn moreApply now

We’re always looking for talented individuals who want to join HBS, if there are no vacancies of interest, please send your CV for future consideration.

Get in touch

Start your career with a HBS Apprenticeship


We believe taking on apprentices improves productivity, strengthens workforces and improves motivation among our people. It also increases the amount of skilled labour available to work on our projects as the group continues to expand.

Our successful apprenticeships provide an exciting opportunity for young people wishing to pursue a career in mechanical, electrical and renewable energy services. We offer fully comprehensive hands-on training which many employers and young people can benefit from.

As a leading integrated building services provider we have the experience and expertise to harness young talent, and train them to learn and work to the highest standard. We continually invest in developing our apprenticeship scheme as part of our commitment to improving learning, education and development, whilst helping to reduce the shortage of skilled engineers in the South.


What we offer our apprentices


The HBS Apprenticeship Scheme is delivered in partnership with a local network of colleges, delivering the best training in the industry. We currently have over fifty apprentices working for us across our mechanical, electrical and new energies divisions. Many of our apprentices remain with HBS Group Southern once they have completed their training and progress further within the company.

All apprentices will attend college one day per week in term time for up to four years. Outside of college apprentices will spend valuable time accompanying one of our qualified engineers on site learning their trade of choice.

  • Trained by our own qualified engineers who have a wealth of experience and are experts in their field
  • Gain a City and Guilds NVQ qualification levels 2 and 3 when they have completed their apprenticeship
  • Competitive rates of pay on offer and all associated employment costs, on the job training are covered by HBS
  • Provision of all personal protective equipment
  • Age dependent, all college fees are paid for by the college that the apprentice attends, with HBS making a contribution as necessary
  • Career progression opportunities within the group
  • Opportunity to purchase premium quality tools and equipment through HBS at discounted rates

Our Apprentice vacancies for 2018 are now closed. Please submit your CV to register interest for future opportunities on the HBS Apprentice Scheme. 

Get in touch