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Business Administrator KGD Industrial Services

A fantastic opportunity to work for a rapidly growing engineering company based in Hereford. Privately owned and with over 40 years’ experience supplying customers throughout the World. You will be working in a busy and diverse office environment gaining knowledge of all aspects in business.

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday – Friday 08:00 – 16:30

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    16 months

  • Possible start date

    03 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    13 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Working across all internal departments – Accounts-Quality-Engineering-Factory-Stores, ensuring accurate sharing of information.
  • Liaising with suppliers / helping to progress purchase orders
  • Ensuring Quality standards are achieved and documented
  • Keeping project information accurate and up to date such as progress/status reports, supplier deliveries and customer invoices.
  • Working as part of project teams

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Willingness to learn
  • Be flexible enough to work with/for varied departments

Personal qualities

  • Positive attitude
  • Keen to learn new things
  • Team Player
  • Flexible approach to working

Desired qualifications

GCSE A-C English and maths or equivalent

Future prospects

A permanent full-time position upon completion of the apprenticeship.

Things to consider

This position could be closed sooner if a suitable candidate is found

About the employer

KGD are a UK based Engineering Company specialising in the design and manufacture of packaged process plant, equipment and pressure vessels for the oil & gas, petrochemical, power generation and food industries. We have an extensive customer base that is local, national and international.


KGD Industrial Services


Netherwood Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Herefordshire Group Training Association


Hayley Grismond 01432 377010

Training through HWGTA normally comprises of five days per week in company with one day release as and when required at the closest training centre to your location, doing an appropriate course of study. Functional Skills Maths, English (if required)

A monthly monitoring visit in company will also take place, during which we make ourselves available for discussion about any special training that may be useful to you, and to identify and resolve problems if they arise.

At the end of your training period you will be put through to an end point assessment with an external verifier where you will showcase and evidence your knowledge, skills and behaviours.

In addition, the training programme includes an optional 5-day team building residential course, usually held in April/May each year.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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