Investors in People
An 'Investors in People Company' - Hillier Nurseries is a company built on respect. Respect for all the members of our team as well as respect for our customers. Should you join our Company, our respect for you would be evident in the trust we would place in you. We would give you a job with clear objectives to achieve, we would support you with full training and we would then allow you to get on with the job to the best of your ability.
We have opportunities for you in one of the largest nurseries growing ornamental plants in the UK. With sites in Hampshire near Winchester, Romsey and Petersfield. Alternatively, your career could lie at one of our 13 garden centres based throughout the South of England. We regularly, have vacancies for positions at all levels from part time workers to management positions. We welcome enquiries at any time and all applications are given full consideration.
Hillier has employed students since the 1940s, providing an unrivalled opportunity to gain experience in growing and marketing a wide range of hardy nursery shrubs and trees. We offer Student Placements of between six months to one year, to pre-college, Higher and National Diploma middle year, and overseas students. Placements are based on our Container Nurseries near Romsey or our Tree Nursery near Petersfield and can, on occasion, be split between the two. We are usually able to assist students find accommodation locally, either in a family home nearby - or in one of our student houses. Working a basic 39 hour week, most of the student training and development will come from instruction while doing the job. You will also enjoy active encouragement to learn as much as possible from our team of professional growers and sales and marketing staff.
Mrs. Sue Johnson - Personnel Manager
Hillier Nurseries Ltd.
Tel: 01794 368733
Fax: 01794 367580
Please see below for current vacancies, or for a speculative application, download an application form from the link, left, and return to the address above
JOB TITLE: PLANT AREA ASSISTANT - FULL TIME
LOCATION: Hillier Sunningdale Garden Centre, London Road, Windlesham, Surrey GU20 6LN
DESCRIPTION: Permanent - Full Time - 37.5 hours per week - including alternate weekends with day off in week
Salary: Competitive Salary
Applications are now invited for this position based at our Sunningdale Garden Centre, Windlesham, Surrey.
The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic, self-motivated,and enjoy working as part of a busy plant area team aiming to deliver the highest standards of customer service.
Applicants must have a good plant knowledge, (this will be assessed at interview) a keen gardening interest, an be able to deliver a high standard of customer service, a practical eye for detail and display are essential; previous experience in the retail industry is an advantage.
You will enjoy working outside and be an excellent communicator.
Benefits: Will include, excellent rates of pay, uniform, staff discount and contributory pension scheme.
if you are interested in the above position please send a copy of your CV together with a covering letter to:
Sue Johnson Personnel Manager, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey Hampshire SO51 9PA. Telephone 01794 368733 or email email@example.com
Closing date: Friday 2nd November 2012