Plant Area Department Supervisor - 37710

Location : Maidstone Kent
Salary : 20K DOE
Vacancy ID : 37710

Plant Area Department Supervisor

Our Client is an award winning plant Nursery. They are now seeking a plant area Supervisor to join the Team.

We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic person to join our plant sales and shop team. The role offers good variety with the ability to work in a small team across all areas. You would be expected to work mostly outside, in both nursery production and plant retail sales with some shop and cashier work.


  • Nursery production work
  • Maintaining plant quality, plant health at a high retail level on both nursery and shop floor
  • Maintaining the smart appearance of the sales area
  • Stock ordering
  • Spraying and treating plants onsite
  • Pricing, putting out and merchandising plants on display
  • Labelling and watering
  • Advising customers on plants and gardening issues
  • EPOS stock control
  • Some operation of our EPOS till system and taking all forms of payment from customers
  • Adhering to all health and safety procedures
  • Other duties as part of the day to day running of the plant and shop area

Key Skills required for role:

  • Customer service focused
  • A knowledge of plants and gardening
  • Hold a PA1 and PA6 qualification or be willing to be trained.
  • Enjoy working as part of a team
  • Ability to provide high levels of customer service
  • Till trained an advantage but training will be given
  • Active and fairly fit
  • Industry experience in horticulture or equivalent qualifications.
  • Eye for detail

Please quote 37710 when speaking with one of our consultants.

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Once again, I would like to extend my thanks to you for being so efficient and focused on my behalf. You have impressed me and have been extremely professional about matching me well with potential opportunities. Should I require staff in my new role... I will be sure to use you.

Simon (Contracts Manager)

I would like to give a big thank you to everyone in the team at Fresh Horticultural Careers for their help throughout my employment with them. Their support was great and helped me enjoy my time whilst working for them.

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