Horticulture Team Leader

We are a long-established family business, based just outside Knutsford in Cheshire, growing specialist garden plants which we deliver to prestigious garden centres and specialist plant nurseries across the UK.

We take great pride in our work and have a vacancy for a formally trained horticulture professional to join our loyal, friendly team of approximately 10 people.

We’re seeking a Nursery Team Leader to carry out tasks including the following:

• Overall responsibly for plant care – watering, pest control, pruning, weeding etc
• Manage and allocate work to Nursery Team Members
• Ensure customer plant orders are picked, well presented and ready for delivery
• Assist with pruning, weeding and order picking
• Manage and carry out watering – including sharing responsibility for watering during weekends over the Summer months
• Carry out pesticide/bio-control applications as required, creating a schedule of spraying requirements and keeping accurate records (subject to PA certification)
• Responsible for managing and scheduling regular Nursery maintenance
• Undertake other nursery work where necessary
• Report directly to the Directors