Nursery Production Assistant

From horticruitment

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Working For: horticruitment

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a customer-facing production assistant to join an established wholesale nursery in Surrey.  The role would suit a presentable and friendly candidate with excellent communication skills and a desire to work within a friendly team.

The extensive wholesale nursery was established in 2001 and is proud to be a British grower and supplier.  The company has grown considerably in recent years and is now a vibrant business encompassing 15-acres.  The team is passionate about growing and supplying quality hardy trees and shrubs to the wholesale market and has excellent relationships with designers, builders, and landscapers of all sizes.

Their garden centre quality stock comprises 3 litre, 10 litre and 25 litre shrubs from English sourced liners along with a vast array of trees which are produced from buying English bare root stock.  They are currently seeking a Nursery Production Assistant to assist the Nursery Manager in day to day duties as follows.

  • Potting on of stock, watering and ensuring stock is free of weeds
  • Feeding of stock as required to maintain excellent quality
  • Labelling for the cash and carry and collation of orders
  • Lifting and moving of stock in line with the business needs
  • General stock control of plants
  • Checking in and checking out orders
  • Control of waste highlighting issues with batches
  • Assisting the Nursery Manager with other duties as and when required

The work pattern will be Monday to Friday, working every other Saturday with a day off in the week.

This is an excellent opportunity for a keen plants person to join the nursery sector with an established and growing company, within a friendly and talented team.

If this Nursery Production Assistant vacancy is of interest, please apply or contact Mark Read on 01233 732767 or

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