Wholesale plant nursery supervisor

Posted: 12 Jul 2021
Location: Barton Lane, Barton, Preston, PR3 5AU
Company: Garden Centre Plants

Garden Centre Plants (GCP) , Barton Lane, Barton, Preston, PR3 5AU is the wholesale division of The Barton Grange Group Ltd.

On our 35 acre site GCP grows a wide range of shrubs, specimen plants, climbing plants, grasses and herbaceous plants for sale and delivery to independent Garden Centres and multiple Retail Garden Centres throughout the UK.

Due to the progressive expansion with in our Company, we are seeking to recruit an experienced Nursery Supervisor to join our established supervisory teams, enabling us to continue our developments and increase the wholesale production of our top quality hardy nursery stock range of plants.

THE ROLE
Under the direction of the Nursery Manager the successful candidate will help to plan work, growing and spray schedules, whilst working with and supervising small teams of staff to produce our range of top quality plants.

This is a ‘hands on’ role for candidates with existing growing and supervisory experience, or candidates willing to learn the wide range of skills needed in the wholesale production of hardy nursery stock plants from potting to ready for sale.

Working a basic 39 hours per week, plus any additional hours required to meet the needs of the business in peak seasons. This role will involve working some weekends on a rota basis, during the growing season.

PAY & BENEFITS:
Salary will be dependent upon experience
There is also a 5% Company Contributory Pension Scheme, free Group Life Scheme, subsidised Staff Events, 20% Staff Discount.

To apply, please visit our website: www.bartongrange.co.uk/vacancies and complete our online application form.

Expressing all horticultural experience and salary expectations.

For further information about GCP please visit www.garden-centre-plants.com