Horticultural Nursery Assistant
Assisting the Nursery Team Leader to produce high quality plant material, internal decorations and external floral displays as required by clients.
Salary:£17,391 – £18,672 (pro rata)
Are you interested in growing plants? If so this job may be for you!
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a person to join our small team at Lufton Nursery as a Nursery assistant. Our nursery produces circa 500,000 plants a year and produces floral displays for the Yeovil in Bloom initiative and other clients.
The successful applicant will be able to deliver high quality plant material in line with set deadlines, whilst providing a high level of customer care. You will have proven commercial nursery experience, ideally in the production of a number of different plant types.
Relevant technical qualifications would be advantageous, as would PA1 and 6 in Pesticide Application. The successful applicant will also be committed to ongoing personal development and learning new skills.
You will be physically fit, with a full driving licence and able to provide weekend nursery cover as required.
Closing Date – 11/05/2018, 10am
Job Ref – 1689