Job Opportunities 2020
We are pleased to report that business is booming here at Riverside so we are looking to recruit additional staff to join our Outdoor Plants Team for the busy spring and summer season. We are also looking for someone to join the Plant Team on a permanent basis at management level.
Seasonal Plant Staff
We have a variety of seasonal part time positions available, all of which will require some weekend work. Positions run from the beginning of March to the end of June with some continuing until the end of September to cover staff holidays through the summer months. Typical tasks would be:
- Assisting and advising customers
- Checking quality and quantity of incoming plant deliveries
- Pricing and labelling
- Displaying stock
- Weeding, sweeping and watering
Applicants will need to demonstrate sound horticultural knowledge and good interpersonal skills. An RHS level 2 qualification and experience of working with plants / retail will be considered an advantage.
Plant Department Manager
This is a rare opportunity to join the Riverside plant team at management level, requiring involvement in all aspects of running the department alongside the directors and staff. It is a full-time permanent position, to include working every other weekend. This is a multifaceted role within the department with some of the key features being to oversee all aspects of running the hardy stock sales area, showcasing the quality of the department and its stock and assisting and supporting the directors in the supervision and motivation of staff within the department. Relevant, previous experience is essential.
If you are interested in either of these positions please request, complete and return an application form (PDF) along with a current CV. If you would like any further information please email, phone or drop by and speak to Steve or Adam.
The closing date for all applications is Friday 31 January 2020.
We look forward to hearing from you.