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Plant Hire Desk Apprentice R R Groundworks Labour & Plant Hire Ltd

The ideal candidate should have excellent oral and written communication skills and be able to organise their work using tools like MS Excel and office equipment. You will be working towards completing a business administrator apprenticeship.

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Closing date: 16 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday between 7.30am to 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    17 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    29 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties include:- Plant Department

  • Receive on / off hires, via phone, & email directly from site
  • Deal with breakdowns, stolen and lost kit / plant / vans
  • Produce weekly hire reports
  • Monitor hire rates with suppliers
  • Ensure all lifting equipment is Loler certified and in date

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • MS Office skills, in particular familiarity with Excel
  • Good writing skills and communication skills in general
  • Great customer service skills

Personal qualities

  • Resilience in the face of challenges
  • The attitude and personality that thrives in a busy working environment
  • The desire to grow and progress within the company

Desired qualifications

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

* You will not be considered for this role without this qualification or equivalent.

Future prospects

A permanent position within the company with future growth in various departments. 

About the employer

Residential construction company, with a turnover of £6m. 

Head Office in Telford with regional sites. 


R R Groundworks Labour & Plant Hire Ltd


Longdon House

St. Georges Court

St. Georges Road Business Centre



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Telford College of Arts & Technology


katie Mckeown 07889539127

Level 3 Business Administrator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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