Establish, cultivate, manage, retail garden rose bushes. Mainly on the growing and production of healthy roses and working mainly outdoors. Also involved with the packing and dispatch of roses with office and administration involvement when needed.
Style Roses are a well known & established modern family rose nursery based at Holbeach in South Lincolnshire and close to Spalding, producing around 35,000 Garden roses and Standard roses each year for retail sales at the nursery, garden shows and internet sales. Production of roses is outdoor in fields and on the nursery container bed where roses are produced over a 2 year period for bare-root and container sales
Possible Start Date: 27/11/2017
Programme Duration: 18 months
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Your key responsibilities will be to:
Field Planting of rose rootstocks, propagation (budding) of roses including selection & cleaning of propagation material, Field lifting of roses, Weeding, Watering, Spraying (Following training), Pruning and Potting of Roses. Packing and dispatch of roses ·
Good English, Maths, Science/Biology qualifications a distinct advantage to gaining the position available – ideally grade C or above at GCSE level or equivalent
A good attitude and be able to work effectively & safely
be physically fit and able
be reliable, flexible and able to work outside in hot, cold & wet conditions sometimes
have a good understanding and love of gardening
good attention to detail
be a team player in a practical working environment to be able to work safely
To have good spoken English and understanding
Reading (English) and basic Maths skills required
We are looking to for someone to grow and develop within the business and eventually become a skilled/professional rose budder, field and Nursery worker. There would be a full-time permanent position within the business for the right candidate with a future potential management role
If you are successful in securing an interview for this position, you will be required to attend a pre-interview and assessment at Peterborough Regional College.
For more information about this vacancy please contact the provider Peterborough Regional College on 01733 762121 or
email: Louise.Saidler@peterborough.ac.uk (Ref ID:68622)
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