Jobs at Botanica

We are always looking for the right people to join our team. If you feel you are a suitable candidate, PLEASE EMAIL YOUR CV TO YVONNE@BOTANICA.ORG.UK

Current Vacancies

 

Plant Growing Production Supervisor

As an experienced and skilled Plant Nurseryman / Woman your responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting the Nursery Manager and supervise the growing side of our plant production work.
  • Managing a small team ensuring records are maintained and correct aftercare is carried out. This ranges from weeding, irrigation, feeding, pruning, pest & disease control
  • You will be hands on where required and coach & mentor your team to produce quality plants.

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SENIOR LANDSCAPE TEAM LEADER

Working alongside the Design Team and Contracts Manager, you will help make ideas a reality. At the beginning of new contracts you will contribute to the presentation of contract costings and implementation plans. Once underway you will provide day to day project supervision and management. This would include organising material purchasing, site expenditure, labour and logistics. On site, you will lead and work hands on with the landscape staff to achieve the projected results. You will be the day to day company representative with the client on site.

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SKILLED LANDSCAPE OPERATIVE

Working in teams of two or three under the leadership of the Contracts Manager you will carry out a range of hard and soft landscaping duties on sites around Suffolk, Norfolk & North Essex.

Tree, hedge and shrub planting, fencing, bricklaying, laying paving slabs, wildlife habitat creation, woodland clearance & re-planting, turfing / seeding & use of diggers, dumpers & pedestrian machinery e.g. rotovators etc.

As well as working for our private clients you will also on occasion work at the Nursery carrying out repairs to the buildings / tunnels / irrigation as well as the future development of the site.

You will be involved in specialist tree planting services for specimen trees grown in containers up to 1000 litre in size.

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FULL/PART TIME NURSERY WORKERS


Experience is not essential as full training will be given. Ideally you will have an interest in plants. You need to be physically fit.

Your duties will include: Digging, lifting & planting trees, Training plants to trellis and bamboo cans, Potting in containers from 9cm up to 70 litres (working in a team around a potting trailer and then laying out on beds), Weeding, Watering etc. Some heavy lifting is involved

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FRONT OF HOUSE / SALES ADMINISTRATOR

We are seeking someone with an enthusiasm for plants and trees who will provide the front face of the plant nursery, you will meet and greet customers making sure all visitors are welcomed onto the site and be able to direct their enquiries.

Working primarily in an outdoor environment in all-weathers, you will enjoy working in a busy, fast-paced environment. A team player and confident communicator who is eager to learn new skills and gain new experiences.

Working hours: 08:30 to 17:00 Monday to Friday with some weekend working required

Job Description

You will welcome visitors by greeting them in person or by telephone. You will ensure telephone calls are answered promptly and directed to the correct team. Using the in-house database and customer management system you will undertake administrative duties as required.

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