Propagation Manager | Kent | £30K

Recruiter
Location
England, Kent
Salary
£30000.00 per annum
Posted
06 Jan 2017
Closes
05 Feb 2017
Ref
EB8648
Contact
MorePeople 01780 480530
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent


One of the UK's largest propagators is looking for a Propagation Manager to manage two small nursery sites in the Kent area. The propagation side of this business is steadily expanding, meaning that there are very real career opportunities within this soft fruit company.

The Job

As Propagation Manager, it will be your job to manage two nurseries, including the technical day to day tasks of growing, assessing for pests & diseases and HR duties.
You will have a number of supportive staff reporting directly to you and it will be your job to plan, organise and manage all workers on site.

The Candidate

For this job, you will need to have strong growing, technical and people skills.
You will have a high level of experience and knowledge of working with soft fruit.
You will have strong knowledge of irrigation systems and water quality requirements.
You will ideally have an agricultural/horticultural qualification, your PA1, PA6/PA9 certificates and forklift driving experience.
A full, clean UK driving licence is essential.

For a confidential conversation about you and the role in question please contact Edina Bremner at MorePeople on 01780 480 530 or send your CV to Edina at Edina@morepeople.co.uk