Position
Plant Area Manager
Our Ref
GC16/04/PAM
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre, Compton Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 2PR
Job Description
We are seeking a dynamic Plant Area Manager for our Garden Centre, Banbury.

The successful candidate will be a skilled team leader, highly motivated, enthusiastic, innovative and able to think creatively in order to maximize sales and profit.

He or she will be a good problem solver who knows how to get the best from a team and who is able to see the 'bigger' picture.

Good plant knowledge is important, a willingness to learn and passion for plants and gardening is essential.

The position will involve:

* Leading the plant area team to provide excellent customer service, and a product range that will inspire

* Stock control, purchasing of stock and associated maintenance of the plant area.

* Working to and exceeding budgets and targets

* Some responsibility for health & safety on site

* Being a keyholder

* Responsibilities when Duty Manager to include: banking/cashing up and taking responsibility for the whole site in the Garden Centre Manager's absence

The ideal candidate will be dynamic and passionate about our plants with a desire to develop their career within our award winning business.

To apply please send your CV with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA or e-mail tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on experience
Benefits
A competitive package
Application Closing Date
June 4th, 2015
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 suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
COFFEE SHOP MANAGER
Our Ref
GC09/0104/CSM
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre, Leighton Buzzard Road, Piccotts End, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 3BA
Job Description
This is a great opportunity for someone to use their experience and knowledge within the catering industry for this busy Garden Centre Coffee Shop.

Your job will be to supervise, co-ordinate, plan, and participate in all activities involved in the day to day running of the Coffee Shop. To ensure smooth, efficient and professional service by communicating with staff and customers. You will be required to cook to an excellent standard using fresh ingredients both to fulfil the menu and create daily specials.

Enthusiasm and dedication to customer service are extremely important. Duties will include cash handling, preparing, cooking and serving food to the required standard, assisting with new menu ideas, ordering stock, preparing basic snacks etc., and ensuring all health and safety standards are met.

To apply please send a copy of your cv along with a covering letter to Tracy Dowling, Personnel Department, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA or email tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on experience
Benefits
Uniform, Pension and Staff Discount after qualifying period
Application Closing Date
June 4th, 2015
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 suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
Coffee Shop Assistant Supervisor
Our Ref
GC08/04/CSAS
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre, Whiteway Road, Bath, N.E. Somerset, BA2 2RG
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a full time Coffee Shop Assistant Supervisor at our Garden Centre in Bath. Hours will be between 9.00am to 5.00pm for five days per week, to include alternate weekends (with a day off in the week) and some Bank Holidays.

This is a great opportunity for someone to use their experience and knowledge within the catering industry for this busy Garden Centre Café.

You will be required to cook to an excellent standard using fresh ingredients both to fulfil the menu and create daily specials.

Enthusiasm and dedication to customer service are extremely important. This post may suit a young chef or experienced caterer. Duties will include cash handling, preparing, cooking and serving food to the required standard, assisting with new menu ideas, ordering stock, preparing basic snacks etc. and ensuring all health and safety standards are met.

If you are interested in the above position, please send a copy of your current CV along with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA. e-mail tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on experience
Benefits
Benefits will include, uniform, training, company pension scheme and staff discount after a qualifying period.
Application Closing Date
June 4th, 2015
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 suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
Garden Centre Assistant - Temporary, Full Time
Our Ref
GC12/04/GCA
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre, Hailsham Road, Stone Cross, Pevensey, East Sussex, BN24 5BS
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a temporary, full-time General Assistant at our Garden Centre in Eastbourne. Hours will be 37.5 per week to include alternate weekends (with a day off in the week) and some Bank Holidays.

Applicants should have a keen gardening interest and must have previous retail experience as well as enthusiasm and self-motivation. Duties will be varied including till operation, stock handling and advising and assisting customers. You should also have an outgoing, friendly personality and be able to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team.

This role is physically demanding and will require a certain amount of heavy manual handling. A FLT licence would be an advantage.

If you are interested in the above position, please send a copy of your current CV along with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA. e-mail tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on experience
Benefits
Benefits will include, uniform, training, company pension scheme and staff discount after a qualifying period.
Application Closing Date
June 1st, 2015
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 suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
PART TIME COFFEE SHOP ASSISTANT
Our Ref
GC07/04/CSA
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre Newbury, Priors Court Road, Hermitage, Thatcham, Berks, RG18 9TG
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a part time Coffee Shop Assistant at our Newbury Garden Centre. This is a permanent position and hours of work will be 12.00 noon to 5.00pm Tuesday's to Friday's.

You may also be required to work some additional hours,such as some Bank Holidays and stock take.

You will be providing a quality catering service to our visitors. Ideally you will have some catering experience. A basic food hygiene certificate would be an advantage, however training will be given.

Flexibility, enthusiasm, dedication and a high level of customer service are most important.

Duties will include cash handling, preparing and serving food and snacks to a high standard. Ensuring all health and safety standards are met including cleaning of the kitchen and all associated tasks.

If you are interested in the above position, please send a copy of your current CV along with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA. email tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on age and experience
Benefits
Benefits will include, uniform, training, company pension scheme, staff discount after a qualifying period.
Application Closing Date
June 1st, 2015
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 suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
TEMPORARY PART-TIME GARDEN CENTRE ASSISTANT - SUNDAY'S
Our Ref
GC07/05/WGCA
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre Newbury, Priors Court Road, Hermitage, Thatcham, Berks, RG18 9TG
Job Description
We currently have vacancy for a temporary part-time General Assistant at our Garden Centre in Newbury. Working 10.00am to 4.30pm on a Sunday.

Applicants should have a keen gardening interest and must have previous retail experience as well as enthusiasm and self-motivation. Duties will be varied including till operation, display of merchandise as well as assisting and advising customers. A high level of customer service is required as well as some heavy lifting. You should also have an outgoing, friendly personality and be able to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team.

If you are interested in the above position, please send a copy of your current CV to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA. E-mail tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Minimum wage, depending on age and experience
Benefits
Benefits will include, uniform, training, staff discount after a qualifying period.
Application Closing Date
June 1st, 2015
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 suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
PART TIME WEEKEND CAFE ASSISTANT - SATURDAY'S
Our Ref
GC03/05/WECSA1
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre Horsham, Brighton Road, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13 6QA
Job Description
We currently have vacancies for part time Weekend Café Assistant's at our Horsham Garden Centre. Hours of work will be 9.00am to 5.00pm on Saturday's.

You may also be required to work some additional hours,such as some Bank Holidays and stock take.

You will be providing a quality catering service to our visitors. Ideally you will have some front of house catering experience. A basic food hygiene certificate would be an advantage, however training will be given.

Flexibility, enthusiasm, dedication and a high level of customer service are most important.

Duties will include cash handling, preparing and serving food and snacks to a high standard. Ensuring all health and safety standards are met including cleaning and other associated tasks.

If you are interested in the above position, please send a copy of your current CV along with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA. email tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on age and experience
Benefits
Benefits will include, uniform, training.
Application Closing Date
May 29th, 2015
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 suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
PART TIME WEEKEND CAFE ASSISTANT - SUNDAY'S
Our Ref
GC03/05/WECSA2
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre Horsham, Brighton Road, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13 6QA
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a part time Weekend Café Assistant at our Horsham Garden Centre. Hours of work will be 11.00am to 4.30pm on Sunday's.

You may also be required to work some additional hours,such as some Bank Holidays and stock take.

You will be providing a quality catering service to our visitors. Ideally you will have some front of house catering experience. A basic food hygiene certificate would be an advantage, however training will be given.

Flexibility, enthusiasm, dedication and a high level of customer service are most important.

Duties will include cash handling, preparing and serving food and snacks to a high standard. Ensuring all health and safety standards are met including cleaning and other associated tasks.

If you are interested in the above position, please send a copy of your current CV along with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA. email tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on age and experience
Benefits
Benefits will include, uniform, training.
Application Closing Date
May 29th, 2015
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 suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
FULL TIME CAFE ASSISTANT
Our Ref
GC03/05/CSA
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre Horsham, Brighton Road, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13 6QA
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a full time Cafe Assistant at our Horsham Garden Centre. Hour's of work will be 09.00am to 4.00pm Monday to Friday's and 11.00am to 4.30pm on Saturday's.

You may also be required to work some additional hours,such as some Bank Holidays and stock take.

You will be providing a quality catering service to our visitors. Ideally you will have some catering experience. A basic food hygiene certificate would be an advantage, however training will be given.

Flexibility, enthusiasm, dedication and a high level of customer service are most important.

Duties will include cash handling, preparing and serving food and snacks to a high standard. Ensuring all health and safety standards are met including cleaning of the kitchen and all associated tasks.

If you are interested in the above position, please send a copy of your current CV along with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA. email tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on age and experience
Benefits
Benefits will include, uniform, training, company pension scheme, staff discount after a qualifying period.
Application Closing Date
May 29th, 2015
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 suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
PART TIME COFFEE SHOP ASSISTANT
Our Ref
GC12/05/CSA
Job Location
Eastbourne Garden Centre, Hailsham Road, Stone Cross, Pevensey, BN24 5BS
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a part time Coffee Shop Assistant to work at our Coffee Shop in our Eastbourne Garden Centre. This is a permanent position - hours will be 15 hours per week, to include alternate weekends (with a day off in the week) and some Bank Holidays.

Flexibility, enthusiasm, dedication and a high level of customer service are most important.

You will be providing a quality catering service to our visitors. Ideally you will have some catering and front of house experience. A basic food hygiene certificate would be an advantage, however training will be given.

Duties will include cash handling, preparing cooking and serving food and snacks to a high standard. Ensuring all health and safety standards are met including cleaning and all associated tasks.

To apply please send your CV with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA or e-mail tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on age and experience
Benefits
Benefits will include uniform
Application Closing Date
June 1st, 2015
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 suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
FULL TIME COFFEE SHOP ASSISTANT
Our Ref
GC08/05/CSA
Job Location
Bath Garden Centre, Whiteway Road, Bath, N.E. Somerset, BA2 2RG
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a full time Coffee Shop Assistant at our Coffee Shop in our Bath Garden Centre. This is a permanent position - hours will be 35 hours per week, to include alternate weekends (with a day off in the week) and some Bank Holidays.

You will be providing a quality catering service to our visitors. Ideally you will have some catering and front of house experience. A basic food hygiene certificate would be an advantage, however training will be given.

Flexibility, enthusiasm, dedication and a high level of customer service are most important.

Duties will include cash handling, preparing and serving food and snacks to a high standard. Ensuring all health and safety standards are met.

To apply please send your CV with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA or e-mail tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on age and experience
Benefits
Benefits will include uniform, staff discount, pension scheme after qualifying period
Application Closing Date
June 1st, 2015
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 suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
PART TIME WEEKEND CAFE ASSISTANT- Alternate weekends
Our Ref
GC08/05/WECSA
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre Bath, Whiteway Road, Bath, N E Somerset, BA2 2RG
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a part time Weekend Café Assistant at our Bath Garden Centre. Hours of work will be 8 hours on alternate weekends..

You may also be required to work some additional hours,such as some Bank Holidays and stock take.

You will be providing a quality catering service to our visitors. Ideally you will have some front of house catering experience. A basic food hygiene certificate would be an advantage, however training will be given.

Flexibility, enthusiasm, dedication and a high level of customer service are most important.

Duties will include cash handling, preparing and serving food and snacks to a high standard. Ensuring all health and safety standards are met including cleaning and other associated tasks.

If you are interested in the above position, please send a copy of your current CV along with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA. email tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on age and experience
Benefits
Benefits will include, uniform, training.
Application Closing Date
June 1st, 2015
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 suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
FULL TIME GARDEN CENTRE ASSISTANT
Our Ref
GC07/05/GCA
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre, Priors Court Road, Hermitage, Thatcham, Berks, RG18 9TG
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a full-time General Assistant at our Garden Centre in Newbury. Hours will be 37.5 per week to include alternate weekends (with a day off in the week) and some Bank Holidays.

Applicants should have a keen gardening interest and must have previous retail experience as well as enthusiasm and self-motivation. Duties will be varied including till operation, stock handling and advising and assisting customers. You should also have an outgoing, friendly personality and be able to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team.

This role is physically demanding and will require a certain amount of heavy manual handling. A FLT licence would be an advantage.

If you are interested in the above position, please send a copy of your current CV along with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA. e-mail tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on experience
Benefits
Benefits will include, uniform, training, company pension scheme and staff discount after a qualifying period.
Application Closing Date
June 1st, 2015
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 suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
Plant Buyer - Full Time
Our Ref
GCHQ/05/PLANTBUYER
Job Location
Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA
Job Description
We require an outstanding Plant Buyer to join the team based at our Garden Centre Headquarters in Ampfield, nr Romsey, Hampshire.

As well as being one of the most renowned Garden Centre groups in the UK, Hillier Nurseries are also one of the Country's leading growers of hardy nursery stock and have been awarded a Gold Medal at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show for the past 69 years. We are justifiably proud of our worldwide reputation for quality, plantsmanship and innovation and are keen that the business continues to expand and develop.

This role will have total responsibility for developing and sourcing the range of plants available at Hillier Garden Centre's and will work with the garden retail team and the Head of Purchasing to create a robust and innovative selection for our customers.

The right person will be:
An outstanding plant buyer with experience in the UK and International markets
Have a strong horticultural pedigree and be passionate about plants
Be an experienced negotiator and knowledgeable in using market and statistical data to help deliver optimal performance
Have the relationship building skills to develop existing partnerships as well as develop new sources
Be a self-confident and assertive buyer with the insight and creativity to help the business develop a unique offering

Applications, including a full CV and cover letter to: Sue Johnson, Personnel Manager, Hillier Nurseries, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA or email suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Salary
A competitive salary
Benefits
A competitive package
Application Closing Date
May 29th, 2015
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 suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
PART TIME CATERING ASSISTANT
Our Ref
GC14/05/CSA
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre Chichester, Main Road, Bosham, Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 8FL
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a part time Catering Assistant at our Chichester Garden Centre. This is a permanent position and hours of work will be 15 hours per week.

You may also be required to work some additional hours,such as some Bank Holidays and stock take.

You will be providing a quality catering service to our visitors. Ideally you will have some catering experience. A basic food hygiene certificate would be an advantage, however training will be given.

Flexibility, enthusiasm, dedication and a high level of customer service are most important.

Duties will include cash handling, preparing and serving food and snacks to a high standard. Ensuring all health and safety standards are met including cleaning of the kitchen and all associated tasks.

If you are interested in the above position, please send a copy of your current CV along with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA. email tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on age and experience
Benefits
Benefits will include, uniform, training, company pension scheme, staff discount after a qualifying period.
Application Closing Date
June 5th, 2015
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 suejohnson@hillier.co.uk