Nursery Potting Supervisor

Recruiter
Location
Lincolnshire
Salary
£15000.00 - £17000.00 per annum
Posted
28 Sep 2016
Closes
26 Oct 2016
Ref
DS8573
Contact
Dianne Saunders
Function
Management Jobs
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent


This leading houseplant grower based in Lincolnshire are well respected growers and suppliers to the multiples. They are currently seeking either an experienced Nursery Person who is capable of maintaining three Javo potting machines and the staff working on them.

The Role

Maintain three Javo potting machines and setting them up on a daily basis depending on the pot size they are potting that particular day.
The job also involves managing a team of people on a daily basis and making sure that machines have everything they need on an hourly basis, in order to meet the daily targets set.

The Candidate

For this role you must have previous experience in a commercial wholesale nursery and ideally be trained in commercial horticulture up to a level 3 diploma.
You will have reasonable plant knowledge.
Be capable of working to deadlines and production targets.
You will also have excellent communications skills and be able to manage a small fast paced team.

Salary is dependent on experience and capability, they are open minded as to taking on someone who can hit the ground running and is capable of taking on the supervision of the team but they will also consider less experienced growers who can learn on the job and develop into the role.