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Horticultural Order Packing Team Members

Temporary, seasonal contract

Working under the day to day control of the Order Packing Team Leader, we are currently looking for enthusiastic Order Packing Team Members to work in our busy Horticultural Packing Department at our Tamworth Nursery during spring 2019.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Accurately pick and pack ‘Plug Plants’ into packing boxes and containers
  • Compile and label customer orders
  • Replenish stock in our packing greenhouses
  • Loading and unloading of order trollies
  • Maintaining a clean and tidy work area
  • Ensure daily packing goals are met
  • Maintain a high level of health and safety standards

Skills and experience

  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, busy environment
  • Excellent communication, literacy and numeracy skills
  • Ability to lift heavy objects up to 20kg
  • Ability to stay on feet for long periods of time with frequent walking
  • Ability to work well as a team but be self-motivated and independent at times
  • Some plant knowledge or relevant experience would be useful but not essential

Rate of Pay: £8.30 per hour

This is a temporary 10-week contract running from early-March 2019 to mid-May 2019. Shifts are available from 2 days to 5 days per week. Our normal working day is from 8:30am until 4:30pm however there can be some flexibility on start time or finish time to accommodate those with caring or parental responsibilities.

If you would like the opportunity to work in a busy, friendly and pleasant environment please email your current CV to hr@brooksidenursery.co.uk or post to: Human Resources Manager, Brookside Nursery, School Lane, Hints, Tamworth, B78 3DW

 
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