JOB TITLE: Horticulture Supervisor


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Paignton
Job Reference : 11769AH Job Category : Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 07/08/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £17000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Job Title: Horticultural Supervisor Location:Paignton, Devon Salary:£17k The Opportunity Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Horticultural Supervisor to oversee the running of a satellite distribution outlet based in Paignton for a well-renowned plant and seed retailer. This is a great chance for someone passionate about horticulture to make their mark within one of the largest organisations of its kind in the UK.


Job Description

Job Title: Horticultural Supervisor
Location:Paignton, Devon
Salary:£17k

The Opportunity
Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Horticultural Supervisor to oversee the running of a satellite distribution outlet based in Paignton for a well-renowned plant and seed retailer. This is a great chance for someone passionate about horticulture to make their mark within one of the largest organisations of its kind in the UK.

The Role
As a successful Horticultural Supervisor your role will be to ensure the continued high quality of plant stocks through their arrival on site, sorting, despatch and movement.
The main duties of the Horticultural Supervisor will include:
*managing a team of up to 10 seasonal staff
*overseeing goods in and goods out
*reporting damage or discrepancies to suppliers
*maintaining the site's records
*ensuring health and safety regulations are adhered to at all times

Working hours for the role will usually be 37.5 although some flexibility around working hours is expected given the nature of the industry.

The Candidate
To be considered for the Horticultural Supervisor role you must have a knowledge of plants or horticulture and experience managing a small team, ideally in a warehouse, production or distribution environment. A stock control background would be of benefit.

A knowledge of over wintering and propagating perennials would be seen as highly advantageous.

Owing to the nature of the role a full UK driving license is essential and a fork lift truck licence would be beneficial.

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.
Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Reference: 11769AH


Job Keywords

horticulture plant flower seed agriculture perennials trails grounds warehouse logistics distribution manager team leader stock goods in out despatch delivery supervisor Paignton Devon



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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