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Estimating Administrator Apprenticeship CED Fabrications Ltd

CED Fabrications Ltd are looking to recruit an apprentice to join their well established company. The job entails answering the telephone, directing enquiries to the correct department & raising quotations on to the CQ system: this involves reading all the emails and attachments to see if a quote has been requested.

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Closing date: 08 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday 08:00-17:00 Friday 08:00-16:00

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    09 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    10 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties include:

  • Answering the telephone
  • Directing enquiries to the correct department
  • Raising quotations on to the CQ system: this involves reading all the emails and attachments to see if a quote has been requested
  • Filing all of the quotes on a daiy basis
  • General office duties
  • Eventually learning to complete the quote

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Strong organisation
  • Excellent time management
  • Excellent customer service
  • Computer skills are a necessity, however, further training will be provided if required

Personal qualities

  • Eager to learn
  • Hard working
  • Self motivated
  • Confident communicator

Desired qualifications

GCSE Maths and English Grade 4 (C), or above (or equivalent)

or Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths and English

Future prospects

For the right candidate, there is an opportunity to progress into becoming an Estimator or becoming involved in other business areas should the opportunity arise.

About the employer

Whatever the project, CED is wholly committed to providing the best quality solution at a competitive price and within a time-scale that exceeds our customers’ highest expectations. At CED’s modern 50,000 sq ft factories in Blackburn, Knowsley and Kent we provide a rapid in-house design, manufacturing and assembly service, assured by line side components and an efficient multi-shift operational system.


CED Fabrications Ltd


Petre Road, Falcon Court



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Burnley College


Jessica Parkinson 01282 733005

Candidate will be fully trained on all relevant company procedures & systems and guided through a Level 3 qualification in Business Administration

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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