We require a production gardener to work Monday – Friday, 8:00 – 16:30 (Fri 15:30) after a few weeks it will be 7:00 – 15:30 (Fri 14:30) plus overtime as required.
Duties to include:
- Nursery department work: working in glasshouses, polytunnels, outside areas and potting shed. Potting plants into bigger pots using potting machines in a team of approximately 10 people, once potted all of these plants get taken by tractor and trailer and a team unloads them and puts them down into one of the glasshouses or polytunnel.
- General nursery work pruning plants with secateurs, weeding, moving plants, throwing plants out, preparing/sweeping beds for new crops.
- Despatch dept: working in warehouse environment. Grading, picking, labelling, packing orders for despatch.
Would suit someone that likes working outside, in a range of weathers, being physically active, working in teams, enjoying the commercial drive of busy production and meeting deadlines. Wouldn’t suit someone that prefers working sitting in an air-conditioned office working on spread sheets.