Employment

To apply for any of the positions listed please send an application form, CV and covering letter to:

hr@woodcotegreen.com

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As a thriving, forward thinking, award winning business we are always seeking dedicated, dynamic and friendly people of all ages to join our team.

A large proportion of our full time members of staff started as weekend employees; hopefully that says something about our company in itself!

In order to apply for any position, please complete the company application form which can be downloaded from this page and email it to hr@woodcotegreen.com along with your CV. (Please note that our application must be completed and saved using Adobe Reader.)

We pride ourselves in responding to all applications, whether they are successful or not. Please bear with us and we will get back to you in due course.  

 

Full Time Kitchen Porter – Pot Wash
Up to £17,400 gross per annum + paid overtime, staff discount and 28 days holiday (pro-rata)

We are seeking an individual to work within our kitchen area helping support the Duty Chefs with the smooth day to day running of the department. Duties will include using detergent, rinsing, and sanitising chemicals to clean dishes, inspecting and stacking cleaned items as well as assisting the kitchen team by ensuring we continuously maintain our high standards of cleanliness. The successful applicant will also be responsible for the daily maintenance of the dishwashing machines.

This position will involve working 35 hours per week over 1 weekend day and 4 week days (including some bank holidays) with opportunities for additional hours at peak times. Shifts will range between 8am and 8pm. Salary dependant on experience.

 

Full Time General Assistant – Plants
Up to £17,400 gross per annum + paid overtime, staff discount and 28 days holiday

Do you have a passion for plants? We currently have a position available for an Assistant within our Plants division.

The ideal candidate will be looking for an outdoors, hands-on position and will not be afraid of hard work as this is a physically demanding and customer facing role. Previous experience from within a similar position within the horticultural industry would be highly advantageous. The chosen candidate will have a keen horticultural interest and extensive plant knowledge.

This position will involve working 1 weekend day and 4 week days (40 hours) with overtime available at peak times. Shifts range between 8am and 9pm. You will be required to work some bank holidays.

Salary dependant on experience.

 

General Assistant – Express Drive Thru / Landscape Supplies
4 days per week - seasonal contract until end of July 2020
Up to £8.35 gross per hour, staff discount and 28 days holiday (pro-rata)

We currently have a 4 day per week position available within our Landscapes Supplies centre and the unique Express Drive Thru. Duties will include loading of compost and other materials in to customer cars, selling landscaping products and assisting with arranging deliveries to customers. High levels of customer service are essential.
Prospective candidates should be physically fit as heavy manual handling is required. A counterbalance forklift truck licence is highly desired but not essential.

These positions will involve working 1 weekend day and 3 week days (32 hours) with additional hours available at peak times. Shifts range between 8am and 9pm. You will be required to work some bank holidays. Salary commensurate with experience.

Please note this is a fixed term contracts with a view to start in March and run through to end of July 2020.

 

Delivery Driver – 5 days per week
Seasonal contract – March to September 2020
Up to £9.50 gross per hour, staff discount and 28 days holiday (pro-rata)

We currently have a 5 day per week position available on a seasonal contract, assisting with our customer deliveries.

Duties will include driving on a daily basis within our delivery catchment area, delivering goods such as garden furniture, BBQ’s, garden compost and other high ticket items to our customers. You will be expected to load deliveries and prepare the vehicle for the following day, as well as carrying out daily / monthly checks on the company vehicles to ensure compliance with our health and safety procedures. As part of our delivery service we also build some items for the customer (i.e. garden furniture/BBQ’s) so this may also be required.

A full clean and valid UK driving licence which has been held for at least a year is essential for this position. You will be a good communicator with excellent time keeping skills and should be physically fit as heavy manual handling is required. A counterbalance forklift truck licence is highly desired but not essential.

These positions will involve working 1 weekend day and 4 week days (35 hours) each week with additional hours available at peak times. Shifts range between 8am and 9pm. You will be required to work some bank holidays. Salary commensurate with experience.

Please note this is a fixed term contracts with a view to start in March and run through to end of September 2020. 

 

Full Time Goods In Assistant
Seasonal contract – March to December 2020
Up to £17,400 gross per annum + paid overtime, staff discount and 28 days holiday (pro-rata)

We currently have a seasonal position available for a Goods-In Assistant.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate high levels of attention to detail and be physically fit as heavy lifting will be required. Duties involve checking off deliveries and preparing stock to be delivered to the shop floor. You will also assist with our out of hours replenishment shifts were necessary (latest 9pm finishes). Previous warehouse experience and a forklift truck licence would be highly desirable for this role.

This is a full time position (40 hours) and involves working 1 weekend day + 4 weekdays each week (including some Bank Holidays) with opportunities for overtime at peak times. Shifts will range between 7.30am and 9pm, depending on the time of year.

Please note this position has a view to start beginning of March and is a fixed term contract until end of December 2020.