- Contract type
- 846 days ago
Location: Shawbury, Nr Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Type of Business: Garden Centre with Shop, Cafe & Mail Order / Internet Sales
Hours: Part Time or Full Time hours to be agreed but will include regular weekend working
This is a rural position and the applicant should have their own transport in order to get to work.
Horticultural knowledge, along with retail experience within the garden centre or related industry is essential, therefore only candidates with experience or a qualification in horticulture & sales experience will be considered.
Indoor & outdoor duties will include: stock control & associated data inputting, maintaining outdoor plant displays and public areas to a high standard, plant health, seasonal pruning, advising customers regarding website and garden centre products on the telephone or in store, indoor and outdoor sales + product presentation, loading and unloading plants, trees, compost and other items, along with general garden centre housekeeping duties.
Forklift and First Aid qualifications advantageous but not essential.
In summary we require a motivated, personable all-rounder with good plant and horticultural product knowledge, potential to deputise when required and a desire to progress within our business.
We are looking for a person who has a passion for plants and a true desire to work in a garden centre.
Apply by emailing your CV with a covering letter.