Nursery Potting Supervisor

£15000.00 - £17000.00 per annum
25 Nov 2016
14 Dec 2016
Dianne Saunders
Management Jobs
Full Time
Contract Type

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.