Plant/Horticulture Supervisor

Posted: 12 Dec 2021
Location: Hemel Hempstead
Company: British Garden Centres
Closing Date: 31st December 2021

Working in the plant area this is a high-volume environment with a fast turnaround. The successful candidate should be physically fit as this is a very hands-on role and some heavy lifting may be required. A good knowledge of plants is essential to the role as is good customer service and a high standard of visual merchandising.

Knowledge and experience of plants/horticulture is preferable to the role.

Main Duties:

  • Managing a team of staff
  • Planning staff rotas.
  • Plant maintenance and care
  • Pricing, displaying & merchandising a variety of products
  • Giving guidance and advice to customers with their purchases
  • Adhering to company policies.
  • Quality customer service
  • General daily housekeeping

Skills required:

  • Good communication skills and able to work as part of a team
  • Work well under pressure
  • Professionalism and reliability
  • Good time management
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Highly motivated and enthusiastic with a drive to succeed
  • Able to work using own initiative
  • Flexible working hours to meet the business needs.