Building technology planner VET (sanitation), second apprenticeship

As a building technology planner specialising in sanitation, you will plan and calculate water, wastewater and gas systems that sanitation installers later install in a building. You will draw up the necessary plans by hand and with the computer, supervise the assembly and commission the system.

Shortened second apprenticeship at BKW

The BKW Group offers second apprenticeships for building technology planners (sanitation). If you already have a VET diploma in a related profession, your training period may be shortened by one or two years and you will no longer have to attend general education classes. The cantonal vocational training authorities are responsible for deciding on a shortened apprenticeship at the company's request.


What we’re looking for in candidates for a second apprenticeship

  • You have an interest in technology, physics and IT, and a precise, meticulous way of working.
  • You quickly understand technical details and abstract relationships.
  • You enjoy working on solutions and developing precise plans and you have a talent for organisation.
  • You like to work independently and also enjoy communication within a team. You are outgoing and a skilful negotiator.

You’ve done it!

You have successfully completed your second apprenticeship as a building technology planner VET (sanitation). But what happens next?

At BKW, we offer a wide range of options.

  • In most cases, you can continue working for the BKW Group if that’s what you want.
  • You can sit for the Federal Vocational Baccalaureate or take on further training as a project building technology project manager, energy consultant or one of many other professions and reduce your workload to part-time.
  • Perhaps you have your eye on a higher position for which you need a degree (technical/vocational college or university of applied sciences)? We’ll help you work out how to get there.

Why not come and see for yourself?

Get an inside view of our highly interesting and varied working environment. You can get a first-hand impression of the day-to-day work of a building technology planner (sanitation). Sounds interesting? Then register here:

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Would you like to apply directly?

Perhaps you already have an idea of the day-to-day work of a building technology planner (sanitation), and you want to get started on your dream job as soon as possible? Then why not complete a second apprenticeship with the BKW Group? You can find our second apprenticeship vacancies here:

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