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Head Grower

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Head Grower

  • Location:

    Coventry

  • Sector:

    Horticulture

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Sarah Want

  • Job ref:

    SW12986

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

We are working on an exciting opportunity for a Grower Supervisor to join a brand-new site near Coventry.

About the Client

Our client is a well-established grower, supplying into the landscaping sector. They have an experienced and knowledgeable team that help one another deliver results. They grow a huge variety of trees and shrubs across their 40-acre site. The business has significantly invested in its sites to maximise efficiency. They are very focused on their green credentials and sustainability too.

About the Role

This hands-on role will see the candidate taking responsibility for a brand-new 5-acre site. You will be responsible for irrigation, pest and disease management, and all other crop husbandry. You will ensure all potting activity is completed to required quantities and deadlines, whilst maintaining high quality. You will be confident in record-keeping, maintaining glasshouse environments, and following company procedures and policies.

The Ideal Candidate

You will have previously worked in a commercial growing environment, and ideally, have your PA1 and PA6. You will be a self-starter, motivated when working alone or managing a small team. The role will be quite independent, so you must be confident in making the correct decisions when it comes to growing high-quality plants.

How to Apply

For more information, apply below or contact Sarah on sarah@morepeope.co.uk or 01780 480530.