Business Administration Apprentice (level 3)

Job Number: INS-BAA
Profession: Administration Apprentice
Salary: National Minimum Apprentice Wage
Contract Type: Fixed-term contract
Closing Date: 22 Jul 2020
Career Job Description:

International Nuclear Service provides specialist and unrivalled nuclear transport, design and licensing, and manages the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority’s inherited fuel cycle contracts with UK and overseas customers.

INS has extensive and proven expertise in irradiated fuel management and the transportation of nuclear materials. It also has the capability to design and deliver entire nuclear transport operations, engineer and licence new packages or undertake marine shipments as part of nuclear transport projects.

INS is based in the UK and has offices and facilities in France and Japan.


Business Administration Apprentice

Apprenticeship Standard Reference:  ST0070– Level 3

As a Business Administration Apprentice at INS, you will provide general administrative support to the Ship Management Team and Barrow Marine Terminal.

Within your varied workload, you will have the opportunity to engage in the following types of activities:

  • Take meeting minutes
  • Manage meeting documentation
  • Purchase order processing
  • Revision of procedures / issuing as directed by Ship Management Team
  • Filing / administration of technical documentation
  • Arranging / co-coordinating meetings as directed by line manager
  • Updating Process Maps, as directed


Training Provider

Training will take place at Furness College, Channelside, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA14 2PJ

The successful apprentice will be required to attend college one day per week (day to be confirmed).

The duration of this apprenticeship is 18 months.



To be considered for this apprenticeship, candidates must hold the following qualifications and personal qualities:

  • Five GCSEs 9 to 4 (A* to C)
  • Experience in the use of email and Microsoft packages
  • Good interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Ability to follow procedures and written/ verbal instructions as set out


Working Information

The working hours for this role are 38.75 hours per week; this is inclusive of a daily 45-minute lunch break.

This role pays the National Minimum Apprentice Wage


Application Information

To apply for this role, please download and complete the appropriate application form the Energus website:

Completed application should be sent to:

Applications close: Wednesday 22 July 2020

INS is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. Applications from women, BAME, LGBT+ and disabled candidates are welcomed.