Their core career sectors include:
Designing the basic layout and additional requirement needed for building services both for the commercial and residential buildings
Designing improved energy system required for buildings and developing new energy saving methods for construction
Designing and developing electrical systems needed for safe and energy sustaining operations of the building
Supervising the construction of the building services and looking after the ongoing maintenance and operation of services
HVAC (heating, ventilation and air-conditioning):
Building services engineers specialise in designing, development, construction and operation of HVAC systems.
The following are the best career options for a building services engineer:
Design engineer design systems and ensure that it meets the requirements of the building dwellers. The work can vary from designing an air-conditioning system in an office, the ductwork ventilation system in a factory or heating for a hospital.
Service and maintenance engineer:
Proper maintenance and servicing is imperative for all equipment within the refrigeration, ventilation, air-conditioning and heating industry to ensure that all equipment’s are working properly as well as is using minimal energy.
Industrial and commercial plumber:
Engineers are involved in designing, fitting and maintaining complex sanitation systems. They are also responsible for providing cold and hot water services to large buildings such as schools, hospitals and offices.
Engineer supervisors supervise the day to day activities of a project. They are mainly concerned with resource planning, quality and approval of the parts of the project as and when they are completed and the overall safety and health of the buildings and their inhabitants.
A qualified plumber is responsible for installing and maintaining building sanitation, fuel system, hot and cold water and heating.
A project manager manages the installation of a system and ensures that such installation proceeds with the building construction.
Building services engineers install, control and maintain the temperature, humidity of air and quality within a building.
Heating and ventilation engineer:
Engineers are responsible for installing and commissioning complex heating and ventilation systems to make sure that large buildings benefit from low energy bills.