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Apprentice Operations Administration Assistant Plastoreg Smidt GmbH

Apprentice Operations Administration Assistant for a manufacturer of office filing products based in Denton. You will undertake your Level 3 Business Administration qualification.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 26 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual 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 - Thursday 07:00 - 16:00pm and Fridays 07:00 - 12:00 (45 mins unpaid lunch)

    Total hours per week: 38.00

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    26 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • General administration duties
  • Entering customers orders on our ERP system
  • Answering customers queries via telephone and email
  • Check factory progress against the production plan
  • Purchase order administration
  • Cross check report data
  • Produce management reports

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Advanced Level 3 Apprenticeship in Business Administration, including NVQ and functional skills maths and English
  • Work based learning

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • A great opportunity to develop your career with an employer who supports continuing professional development

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or above) Essential

Things to consider

Monday - Thursday 7:00-4:00pm / Fridays 7:00-12:00pm / 45 mins unpaid lunch

About the employer

The Eastlight factory is well established business and a historic brand in the office filing products sector selling to both wholesalers and educational sector customers. The product range we manufacture include lever arch files, ring binders, suspension files and many other paper filing products.Recently we have had huge success in selling direct to the consumer via e-commerce platforms and plan further growth in this sector.


Plastoreg Smidt GmbH


Eastlight Factory, Ashton Road


Greater Manchester

M34 3LR

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 26 Dec 2022