Team Leader - Growing

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
West Sussex
Salary
18000.00 - 18500.00 GBP Annual + Plus overtime
Posted
07 Aug 2019
Closes
04 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Binsted Nursery are offering the opportunity to join their Growing team as a Team Leader at a well-established wholesale nursery, part of Tristram plants and the Farplants group. Binsted Nursery produces a wide range of garden plants from Perennials and Herbs to Succulents and Bulbs.
In the role as Team Leader - Growing, you will be expected to deliver set targets and objectives as part of a team and on your own. You will be required to carry out a wide range of task, in order to ensure the crops meet the required specs as set out from the start and to work nursery hours that
can vary in accordance to the seasons, including some weekends.
Your main focus in this role will be to assist the Grower Supervisor in their task to lead and oversee the grower's team in a hands-on manner. To work as a team and together, plan, organise and monitor daily tasks that are set out by the Production and grower Manager.
Your Primary objectives as a Team Leader will include supervising and overseeing all tasks and staff involved in the production of high-quality garden plants for our customers across the country and to ensure that tasks are carried out in a timely, safe and efficient manner.
Candidates for the position of Team Leader - Growing should have the following experience:
* Proven Team Leader experience
* Ideally from a FMCG or Horticulture background
* A passion for horticulture
* Excellent attention to detail
* Excellent communication skills
The position of Team Leader - Growing is based at our Lake lane site in Barnham, which is easily commutable from the A27 corridor, Chichester, Bognor and surrounding areas in West Sussex.
On offer is a competitive salary plus overtime. This role is full time and 39 hours a week minimum. There is an expectation to work additional overtime, weekends and bank holidays, especially during the peak season