SPRAY OPERATIVE
Full Time Permanent
Specialist
Wimblington, March PE15 0QL, UK
Horticulture
£18,000
12/10/2017
SPRAYER
09/11/2017

Description

Over the last 28 years Chapel Cottage Plants have established ourselves as one of the largest and most well-known Hardy Perennial growers in the UK. Starting from a small 1 acre site back in 1989, we now have over 35 acres of land under production. 

​At Chapel Cottage Plants, we have always believed in producing the highest quality perennials for our customers, no matter what their size. Our customers and the products we supply are always our main priority and building on this mentality has allowed us to build up our very large customer portfolio from independent garden centre's along with a number of the UK's larger garden retail chains and multiple stores.

We are currently looking for a Spray Operator

The main purpose of the role is the application of agricultural / Horticultural pesticides in a safe and effective manner in line with crop spray schedules to control and eradicate plant pests, weeds and diseases such that expected crop yields are not adversely affected.

 

To identify and act upon on P&D issues.

To spray and apply chemicals at the times required.

To apply and monitor Rodent / vermin bait application and apply in areas required. Training can be undertaken if you currently do not hold the required certificates.

To have an understanding and experience of Biological controls and applications on Hardy nursery stock.

To undertake other general nursery work as and when required.

Applicants must possess Spray Certificates PA1 and PA6

A keen interest in Horticulture and ability to work alone and use own initiative good plant knowledge.

 

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