Nursery Maintenance Assistant | Preston

England, Lancashire, Preston
Closing date
8 Jul 2021
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Nursery Maintenance Assistant | Preston


Do you have experience in a commercial nursery environment with a love for machinery?

About our Client

Our client is the UK's largest alpine grower who is now looking to build its maintenance team. They are a leading supplier of plants to UK retailers and independent garden centres. They grow and supply a wide variety of quality plants, including shrubs, perennials, and bedding. They have invested in their business and facilities to be able to produce the best quality products for their customers.

About the Role

Working with a small team, you will be responsible for all the maintenance across various growing sites, including glasshouses, vehicles, and irrigation systems. You will be involved in planning, and implementing work across these sites, and working with the team around you to ensure these plans are done efficiently. You will ensure the equipment is checked regularly and complies with all health and safety procedures.

The Ideal Candidate

Ideally, you will have worked in a horticultural environment and understand the pressures of a busy commercial nursery. You will be confident in working with a variety of different machinery and equipment. Attention to detail is key, as you will be maintaining, and installing new equipment.

How to Apply

Sound like the role for you? Apply below! For a confidential chat, contact Sarah at or 01780 480530.


MorePeople is a specialist recruitment business providing permanent and interim solutions for the Produce & Horticulture, Food, Agriculture and Garden & Leisure sectors across the UK and internationally. Our focus is on retail and foodservice supply chains, from ‘own label’ suppliers to blue chip brands.

Founded in 2000, our team comprises extremely knowledgeable ex-industry professionals and professional recruiters who are passionate about the sectors. We take a functional approach to recruitment with dedicated teams for Commercial, Technical, Operational, HR and Finance roles. The majority of placements are for permanent, full-time professional roles ranging from Junior Managers to Senior Directors.

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01780 480530
Acanthus House
10a Belton Street
United Kingdom
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