Business Administration Apprentice Hyquip Ltd HYQUIP LTD

We have an outstanding opportunity for a Business Administration apprentice to join our successful team. Initially working in business areas such as sales, marketing, stores, projects office and accounts, the opportunity is not limited to a level 3 apprenticeship and for the right person we will support them to degree level and beyond.

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Closing date: 07 Jul 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    The apprentice's salary can be discussed at interview, and may be increased dependent on the candidate's experience, skill set and ability.

    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 to Thursday 8.30am - 5pm Friday 8.30am- 4pm

    Total hours per week: 39

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Jul 2023

  • Date posted

    24 May 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties initially will include:

  • Processing orders/enquiries
  • Stock control including goods inwards / dispatching customer orders
  • Answering telephone
  • Liasing with customers.
  • Purchase order processing
  • Filing / maintenance of computer records
  • Database maintenance

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

The successful candidate will achieve a Business Administration Level 3 qualificaction.

The apprentice will be based at our Horwich site BL6 7JB and also attend Bolton College 1 day per week

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • The apprentice will work towards a Business Administration Level 3 qualification.
  • Dependent on the candidate's skill set, they may start at a higher level apprenticeship, or be supported to progress to degree level apprenticeships.
  • There may also be the opportunity to progress to a full-time permanent position within the company

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Initiative, Professional


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-4 (A+-C)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent IT (Grade 9-4 (A+-C)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-4 (A+-C)) Essential

Things to consider

We are passionate about training staff to the optimum level. This includes for example, deciding that an apprentice can start at a higher level or degree apprenticeship.

About the employer

HYQUIP has experience in many industrial market sectors including Nuclear, Aerospace, Power Generation, Automotive, Food Processing, Pharmaceutical, Chemical, Construction, Civil, Paper & Board and Machine Tool to name just a few. This strong background coupled with a passion and creativity enables HYQUIP to assess every application on its own merits and provide solutions by integrating the best technology to fit customer specific requirements. Products, people performance, expertise and passion are the underlying strengths of the business. Our mission is to become an established and leading UK and European brand. As a premier distributor and specialist in hydraulics and engineering part suppliers you will join our exciting, growing team.








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Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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