Recruitment

Recruitment

Kernock Park Plants Ltd is one of the leading independent wholesalers of young plants in the UK. We are known throughout the industry for our high-quality product and service, innovative product selection and are industry leaders technically, constantly developing new production techniques and methods.

Seasonal Work Available

Situated between Saltash and Callington, we are a family business established over 40 years ago. We now grow and distribute over 11 million plants each year predominantly to professional growers throughout the UK.

Growing great plants with service you can trust is our company mission and we are proud to say that we are known throughout the industry for our high-quality product and service, innovative product selection and are industry leaders technically, constantly developing new production techniques and methods.

We are looking to appoint motivated, keen and enthusiastic new staff into the company, to join our existing team of skilled horticulturists.


The Job Role:
The successful candidate will be trained to work in all areas of production throughout the nursery - from where the plants arrive to when they are despatched. We pride ourselves in moving staff throughout departments to keep the day to day work interesting and help each member develop a variety of skills.
Amongst other skills, the successful candidate will be trained to:
  • Pot, trim and weed plants
  • Cut, insert and maintain cuttings in our propagation area
  • Maintain plants in production are whilst they develop
  • Collate and despatch plant orders

Qualifications and Skills:
The successful candidate should primarily be enthusiastic, consistent in their approach and willing to learn in a vibrant glasshouse production environment with high quality output. Dexterity (nimble fingers) is an advantage for many jobs on the nursery.

Previous experience working within a horticultural production environment would be beneficial but not essential. Other production manufacturing experience can also be of benefit.

Please apply in writing along with a copy of your CV by email to hr@kernock.co.uk.

Qty Discounts Available

  • for orders over 50 trays + additional discounts when placed 16 weeks in advance

Min Order 10 Trays