An authentic plantsman’s nursery & arboretum established in Suffolk for more than 30 years with one of the largest ranges of commercially available ornamental and native plants in the country and curators of an extensive botanic collection. They specialise in large specimen trees and shrubs with a commitment to supplying genuine English grown and English provenance native trees & hedging.
Working from our beautiful nursery location, you will be tasked with planting trees for customers at their homes, including loading and driving of the van, and providing excellent customer service. There will also be work with our event hire team, undertaking the setting up of live trees and plants in wedding venues and other events in the local area. When not out and about, you will help out around the nursery, with various heavy-lifting activities, tree planting, and maintenance.
What you'll need
A real passion for the outdoors, nature, wildlife and the environment, and be used to physical work in all weather conditions.
It is important that you are well-presented and courteous, in order to represent the company and uphold our values in your dealings with clients, customers, and colleagues.
We like a happy working environment so we ask that you are a good team player and are willing to be flexible to assist colleagues across the whole company
A Full UK driving licence and over 25 years old for insurance purposes
Where you'll be based
The nursery is based on an old farm in the beautiful Suffolk countryside, a truly idyllic location in Campsea Ashe, just outside Wickham Market.
What you'll receive
- £10.50 - £11.50 per hour dependent on experience
- Employed role (permanent contract)
- Working Monday to Friday, starting at 7:30am & finishing at 5pm (slightly shorter days in the winter)
- Regular pay reviews as you take on more responsibility
- 28 days holiday including bank holidays
- Stunning working location in the Suffolk countryside
Find out more
To discuss this position in more detail, please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or call me on 07983 967143. All communication will be treated in complete confidence.