Join Our Team - Job Vacancies at Brookside Plant Nursery

Would you like to join our team? We’re set in an amazing countryside location in the beautiful village of Hints (near Tamworth and Lichfield) We’re a fun, friendly and rewarding place to work and we are currently hiring for our busy Spring season. Apply for our current open roles below:


Order packing Team Member.

(Temporary role).

Brookside Plant Nursery are looking for energetic and highly motivated individuals to come and join our seasonal team.  Working in our busy packing department, your job will be to pack orders ready for collection from our delivery partners, in a quick and efficient manner. We are looking for candidates who ideally have prior experience working in a packing department (although not essential). You will be able to provide examples from previous roles of excellent organisational skills, time management and working to tight deadlines. This is a fixed term contract of approximately 10 weeks starting 28th March 2022. Your shifts will be Monday to Thursday inclusive (including bank holidays), starting from 8.30am (to be confirmed). Approx. 30 hours a week. In return we offer you an hourly rate of £9.50 and paid 30 minutes break for any shifts over 6 hours. Unlike a normal warehousing location, we are set in the beautiful village of Hints in Tamworth. Come and join our expanding and friendly team, in a fun and exciting place to work, in a fast-growing ecommerce company. You will receive a 10% staff discount online and in our retail nursery, free on-site parking plus

Roles and Responsibilities

Pack customers orders quickly and efficiently.

Using an order management system, you will scan and print customers orders to produce postage labels (Full training given)

Maintaining a clean and tidy work area 

Ensure individual order packing standards are met daily.

Maintain a high level of health and safety standards including any COVID secure procedures we might have in place the Plant Nursery and warehouse locations.

Skills and experience

Good attention to detail. 

Ability to work in a fast paced, busy environment.

Excellent communication skills.

Ability to lift heavy objects up to 20kg  

Ability to stay on feet for long periods of time with frequent walking and activity  

Ability to work well as a team but be self-motivated and independent at times  

Order packing or relevant experience would be useful but not essential. #

Benefits.

Hourly pay £9.50 per hour.

10% staff discount.

Workplace incentives

Free on-site parking

 

 

 

Part Time Customer Service Adviser.

8-week fixed term contract.

Brookside Plant Nursery are looking for an energetic and highly motivated individual to come and join our seasonal team. Working during our peak season in our customer service department, you will be on hand for customers to place orders over the phone, deal with issues or complaints on the phone, email or on our live chat on the website to help make sure that we maintain our fantastic customer service reputation. You will have worked in a similar customer service role before, be confident and friendly on the phone and be able to handle high volumes of calls daily. This will be a Zero hour contract role, however, your shifts will be minimum four hours a day (including bank holidays), we anticipate working hours will be 9.30am -1.30pm four days a week (days and hours will need to be flexible to the business needs and could change week on week). In return we offer you an hourly rate of £9.50, a beautiful work location, in the village of Hints in Tamworth. Come and join our expanding and friendly team, in a fun and exciting place to work, in a fast-growing ecommerce company. You will receive a 10% staff discount online and in our retail nursery, free on-site parking. Role to start ASAP and conclude mid May.

Roles and Responsibilities

· Working daily on our phones you will place orders, answer customers queries, deal with issues and complaints in a quick and efficient manner.

· You will make sure that we keep to our targeted times in answering customers emails.

· You will be flexible to adjust to ad-hoc tasks and challenges as required with the business needs.

Required Skills -

· You will work well as a part of a team in fast-paced environment.

· You will have strong administrative skills and excellent attention to detail.

· Ability to prioritise your workload.

· Have good knowledge of ecommerce and order management platforms (Microsoft teams desirable but not essential). As well as being able to demonstrate where you have had to learn and      adapt to using new or bespoke IT systems before.

· You will be able to provide examples in previous work where you have helped create processes to drive efficiencies in your role.

· Have at least a years’ experience in a customer service role.

Benefits.

· Hourly pay £9.50 per hour.

· Staff Discount scheme and free on-site parking

 


Order Picking Team Member.

(Temporary role)

 

Brookside Plant Nursery are looking for energetic and highly motivated individuals to come and join our seasonal team.  Working in our busy packing department, your job will be to pick orders ready for our packing team, in a quick and efficient manner. We are looking for candidates who have prior experience working in a picking department where you have used scanning and/or location coding systems to collect items for customers’ orders, you will be able to provide examples from previous roles of excellent organisational skills, time management and working to tight deadlines. This is a fixed term contract of approximately 10 weeks starting 28th March 2022. Your shifts will be Monday to Thursday inclusive (including bank holidays), starting from 8.30am (to be confirmed). Approx. 30-35 hours a week. In return we offer you an hourly rate of £9.50 and paid 30 minutes break for any shifts over 6 hours. Unlike a normal warehousing location, we are set in the beautiful village of Hints in Tamworth. Come and join our expanding and friendly team, in a fun and exciting place to work, in a fast-growing ecommerce company. You will receive a 10% staff discount online and in our retail nursery, free on-site parking plus

 

Roles and Responsibilities

Pick customers orders quickly and efficiently.


Using an order management system, you will use a scanning system to collect items for customers orders into totes before transferring to the packing department.


Maintaining a clean and tidy work area 

Ensure individual order packing standards are met daily.

Maintain a high level of health and safety standards including any COVID secure procedures we might have in place the Plant Nursery and warehouse locations.

 

Skills and experience


Good attention to detail. 

Ability to work in a fast paced, busy environment.

Excellent communication skills.

Ability to lift heavy objects up to 20kg  

Ability to stay on feet for long periods of time with frequent walking and activity  

Ability to work well as a team but be self-motivated and independent at times  

Order packing or relevant experience would be useful but not essential. 

 

Benefits.


Hourly pay £9.50 per hour.

10% staff discount.

Workplace incentives

Free on-site parking

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