Nursery Supervisor

Location: Southampton, Hampshire, SO32

Start Date: ASAP

Salary: Competitive

The company currently have a vacancy for an experienced Assistant / Grower to support the Nursery Manager with the production of growing hardy nursery stock, both in containers and open ground field production. The candidate will also be required to support the Manager with the day to day running of the nursery site.

Key Responsibilities:

Nursery:

  • Growing Experience
  • Plant Knowledge – To Help Identify and Pick Out Orders for Internal & External Customers
  • Pruning, Shaping & Spacing Plants
  • Monitoring Plant Health & Quality
  • General Maintenance

Other Duties:

  • Assist with the Day To Day Running of the Nursery
  • Stock Control
  • Organising Deliveries
  • To pick up and deliver stock to site when needed
  • Dealing with Customers Requests
  • Sales & IT Experience
  • Operating the Till
  • Adhere to the Company’s Health & Safety procedures

Key Skills:

  • Experience of Working in a Nursery/or Horticulture Qualification Desired
  • PA1/PA6 Spraying Licence/Qualification
  • Extensive Plant Knowledge
  • Driving Licence
  • Experience of Growing Hardy Nursery Stock
  • Good Interpersonal Skills
  • Sales and Customer Focused
  • Computer Literate

Benefits:

  • Year-round Work
  • Overtime
  • Bonus Payments
  • Training and Development Plans
  • 4 weeks holiday per year plus bank holidays