Plantroom & Installation Technician 44117

Location : North London
Salary : 22-26 DOE
Vacancy type : Permanent
Vacancy ID : 44117

Purpose of the Role:

The primary objective of the Plantroom & Installation Technician is to provide assistance to the Plantroom & Installation Manager in making sure plants / displays are planted and delivered in timely manor to client sites.

Main Responsibilities and requirements:

  • Installation and removal of plants and containers from new and existing clients.¬†
  • Help organise the logistics of installations and removals of plants with clients.
  • To keep The Plantroom clean and tidy with an awareness of Health and Safety.
  • Complete and return all installations and removals paperwork.
  • Liaise with Plant Room & Installations Manager to ensure The Plantroom is stocked as required.
  • Ensure all Installations vehicles are fully equipped as required, including PPE and that they are clean and tidy.
  • To report back to a Manager any worries or concerns
  • To create and maintain a tidy and organised work environment
  • To maintain Installation and stock plants by watering, cleaning and carrying out pest control when needed.
  • To identify necessary changes to plants if you feel the display aesthetic doesnt look appropriate and reporting this to your manager / sales person.
  • To work and cooperate as part of a team across a variety of locations, with the ability to work under own initiative.
  • To take responsibility for the standard of plant care and how the plant displays look prior to installing.
  • To record and log documentation as required ¬†including timesheets, expenses, overtime, sickness and holidays on the companys portal / log.
  • To ensure good relations with clients while acting as on-site representative of the Company.
  • To carry out tasks efficiently and with professionalism at all times.
  • To ensure you wear your uniform, that you are fully equipped including wearing PPE where required and your uniform is clean, presentable and tidy.
  • Ensure tools, equipment, materials, containers and plants are properly taken care of when in use/transit and put away in the correct place when not in use.
  • To report back to a Senior Technician, Team Leader or Head of Department any worries or concerns about your work.
  • To adhere to all Health & Safety directives and measures as required and requested.
  • To be punctual
  • To check rota daily and weekly to make sure know what your doing from day to day.
  • Any other duties as appropriate to the post

Knowledge, Skills, Qualifications & Experience:

  • Horticultural knowledge desirable but not essential as full training will be given.
  • Excellent time management a must & to be punctual and reliable.
  • Good interpersonal skills for dealing with clients and colleagues.
  • Capable of working as part of a team and on your own.
  • Confident to find locations around London and using maps.
  • Driving in and around advantageous but not essential


  • Friendly and approachable.
  • Weekend and out of hours work required
  • A positive attitude towards work duties and colleagues.
  • Heavy lifting duties are required in this position.
  • Proactive, committed, and effective team player

Salary will depend on qualifications and experience after 1 years‚?? service eligible for performance related bonus of up to ¬£1000.00 per annum assessed quarterly.

40 Hours per week between - Monday to Saturday 6.30 am to 2.30 pm with a 30 minute paid lunch break, depending on business requirements. Some weekends in busy periods / out of hours work. Flexible working approved by your manager.

Bupa Cashback, Cycle to Work Scheme, staff canteen, training allowance.


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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.

Ross (Horticulture)