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Business Administration Apprenticeship Apec Environmental Ltd

You will be working within the office based in Chester - supporting staff with a business administration role. You will be helping organise meetings/complete all duties required and help prioritize work.

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Closing date: 28 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £180.38 to £356.25

    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

    Days and shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    05 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    12 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Responsibilities will include:

  • Producing accurate records and documents, including emails and letters, files and payments and reports and proposals
  • Review and update databases, record information and produce data analysis where required
  • Understanding and following procedures where necessary
  • Organise meetings and carry out daily tasks where appropriate
  • Support and engage with different parts of the organisation as a business administrator
  • Interact with both internal and external customers
  • Work across teams and resolve issues as requested
  • Build and maintain positive relationships
  • Take responsibility for initiating and completing tasks in a timely manner

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Great time management skills
  • Good IT skills
  • Great people skills
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Great knowledge of the IT system and record information accurately

Personal qualities

  • Being helpful when working with internal and external customers
  • Adaptable and aware of situations that may occur
  • Confident
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Resolve issues where requested
  • Friendly and helpful
  • Willing and understanding
  • Caring and supportive
  • Patient and kind
  • Caring and supportive
  • Fun
  • Willing and approachable
  • Putting the customer first
  • Able to prioritise
  • Be aware of GDPR and patient confidentiality
  • Show a positive attitude
  • Show initiative, manage priorities, and help with issues or problems
  • Aware of GDPR - data protection
  • Understanding and following procedures where necessary
  • Aware of safeguarding of vulnerable adults

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English are desirable.

Future prospects

Management or senior support roles, possibly of a full-time role.

Things to consider

Working full time 9am to 5pm.

About the employer

APEC Environmental Limited was formed in 1999 to offer a wide range of independent environmental consultancy services, including UKAS accredited asbestos testing and surveying / inspection. We have grown and maintained a diverse and loyal client base, with long standing clients from the Commercial, Industrial, Marine and Local Authority sectors. We are as happy carrying out work for large 'Blue Chip' companies as we are for private individuals who appreciate our high quality, friendly, efficient and cost-effective service.


Apec Environmental Ltd


Telford Court Unit 9

Chester Gates



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Training provider

DH Associates

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Dawn Hodge Associates Ltd


Jules Westbrook

  • Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship Standard

This will be delivered by DH Associates to you within your work place (work-based learning).  The qualification is over a 12-month timescale. You will meet with your trainer on a monthly basis and assessed throughout the qualification. You will need to submit work on a monthly basis also, along with completion of functional skills where appropriate.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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