Planning & Order Verification Apprentice NYLACAST ENGINEERED PRODUCTS LIMITED

The Planning & Order Verification Apprentice role will be to assist in the administration tasks within the Estimating and Planning department. Apply now and start your career with us.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2024

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

    08:30–17:00 (Mon-Fri)

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    16 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    23 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Main duties of the Planning & Order Verification Apprentice to include, however not limited to:

  • To support the Estimating and Planning department in the Planning & Order Verification process
  • Identify existing components on our ERP system by part number and / or drawing number
  • Update existing and create new components on our ERP system
  • Cross referencing Purchase Order prices against Estimates, checking validity and accuracy  of pricing
  • Update Customer contracts and customer contract pricing
  • Support the order verification process in requesting additional drawing formats and updating existing
  • Request quotations from external suppliers and update Vendor pricing
  • Communicating with both Internal and External contacts
  • Convert Estimate Job routing and add / update addition standard text notes for Production
  • Learning and using company computer (ERP) systems
  • General administrative tasks for all Estimating and Planning sub-departments, printing copying etc
  • Learning and understanding about the company and the available products/services
  • Giving feedback on office efficiency and suggesting possible improvements
  • Adherence and understanding of Company Health and Safety procedures

The training you will be getting

Business administrator Level 3 (A level)

You will complete an advanced apprenticeship. You will atatend college, one day every two weeks at our Freemens Park Campus. 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Once you have completed this apprenticeship you can progress onto a management programme with the company. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade c or Level 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent maths (Grade Grade c or Level 4) Essential

About the employer

The Nylacast Group are a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and supply of engineering plastic solutions, with a global brand presence and 9 worldwide locations.




480 Thurmaston Boulevard



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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

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