Production Supervisor

From horticruitment

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Working For: horticruitment

Production Supervisor required

Job Ref T618

Established in 1914, our client specialises in garden plants to the trade only, utilising six acres of glasshouses on a site of 8 acres. In continuing to expand and grow the business, they aim is to embrace modern technology and growing techniques whilst sticking closely to their family’s historical values of quality, service and value.

An exciting opportunity has become available for a bedding plant production supervisor for their nursey in Cheshire. The ideal candidate will have previous experience in a similar setting and can offer knowledge and encouragement to the team working for a growing company who currently supply large garden centres across the UK.

This is a key role in the business and requires an excellent motivator and communicator at all levels. He / She will effectively supervise a production team to ensure optimum operational performance within this area.

  • Checking and sorting incoming young plant material
  • Organisation of young plants material and matching care cards
  • Overseeing the efficient running of the various transplanting lines

Key attributes of the bedding plant Production Supervisor include:

  • Ideally possess supervisory experience in a horticultural environment
  • Horticultural product experience desirable
  • Possesses the ability to organise a team to work efficiently
  • Ability to perform well under pressure with drive and ambition to succeed
  • Excellent people management skills

The role is based in Cheshire and is paying £23,000 – £25,000 depending on experience. The working hours will be 8-5.30 plus seasonal Saturdays. Additional onsite training will be given as required.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing business as they have great ambition and passion to grow their business.

If this Production Supervisor vacancy is of interest, please apply or contact Sara Yassin on 01233 732767 or

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Thank you for the interest you have shown in this Production Supervisor vacancy.  Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications that we receive, it is not possible to respond to every one.  Therefore, unless you hear from us within the next 14 days, your application for this Production Supervisor vacancy will have been unsuccessful.