Horticultural Grower

Horticultural Grower

Job Ref ADV484

We are a wholesale family run business, primarily growing bedding plants in a range of formats. We grow over 1 million packs each year allowing us to provide our clients with a wide range of product and extensive colour choice.


This is a hands-on role supporting our head grower.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Undertaking all aspects of husbandry and production of crops.
  • Manage pest, disease and weed control programmes.
  • Complying with hygiene and health standards
  • Perform essential administrative tasks, including record keeping.
  • Must be prepared to work weekends on a rotating basis.
  • To be prepared to work on our second site nearby.
  • Must be enthusiastic, motivational and have experience of working in a similar role. Most importantly a passion for plants- most things then follow with ease.
  • Relish the challenges of growing plants in a commercial environment and want to be recognized for growing the best plants.
  • Ability to adapt on a daily basis to the varied demands of the job and work well under pressure to help plan weekly and daily job tasks by observing and reporting on crops.
  • Excellent attention to detail, computer literate and a good communicator.
  • A minimum of 2 years relevant professional experience ideally with some or all of the following, experience in aspects of commercial plant production, Excellent plant knowledge and a valid Forklift certificate and drivers license as well as PA1 and PA6 Spray certificates are desirable.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent Salary: Negotiable


  • Good written and spoken English (Required)


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