Horticulture / Glasshouse Assistant (169/01) - Mayday Employment

Horticulture / Glasshouse Assistant (169/01)

Role outline:

Working alongside the Nursery Manager supporting with running the nursery site, from goods in to care of plants and final dispatch of the orders.


  • NEST Pension scheme: Details to be discussed after 3-month probationary period.
  • Car allowance via salary sacrifice

Hours of work:


Paid lunch break 12pm – 1pm (Times may vary subject to the requirements of the business)

Measures of success:

  • Efficient goods in and goods out operation
  • Customer satisfaction on all dispatches
  • Tidy nursery and healthy plants

Person specification:

Strong physical fitness is essential as this role involves daily movement and loading of heavy plants. A proactive, reliable and enthusiastic person is required; who is able to work as part of a team using their initiative to ensure the nursery runs efficiently.


Role Detail:

Task responsibilities for this role are as follows:

Responsible for:

  • Assisting with unload of containers
  • Ensuring plants are watered.
  • Quality control of plants for dispatch.
  • Keeping Greenhouse clean and tidy.
  • Loading of pallets for dispatch.