Packing and Grading Operative
by Forestry England
£10.42 - £10.48 per hour + +bonus scheme +Overtime rates
We are recruiting for Packing and Grading Operatives on behalf of our prestigious client, Forestry England. You will be working indoors in the pack...
We are recruiting for Packing and Grading Operatives on behalf of our prestigious client, Forestry England. You will be working indoors in the packing and grading area as an important part of the team, responsible for packing and grading tree plants, for use in UK forests and across the world!
The nursery has a current annual programme to supply the public forest estate with up to 12 million forest usable trees. A wide range of mainly conifer and some broad leaved species are grown from seed and cuttings to meet this demand. The plant stock is produced both in the open nursery as a bare-root product and also containerised, grown in our poly-tunnel and glasshouse complex. The container nursery also produces up to 1 million rooted cuttings for use on the open nursery.
Your duties will include:
* Grading young trees into different sizes
* Packaging finished products
Role details: This is light-work in the packing/grading building
* Bonus scheme - in addition to the basic pay rate
* Alternate Fridays off
* £10.42 per hour, rising to £10.48 per hour after 12 weeks
* Premium overtime pay rates
* Increased holiday entitlement, available after 12 weeks
You will also have access to Acorn Recruitment's fantastic rewards scheme, with cashback offers and vouchers for many high-street names, as well as free-to-enter competitions and a monthly lottery. You will also have free access to our worker well-being hub.
For more information on this job role, please get in touch with Mark Astbury or Marlena Bielas at Acorn by Synergie.
Our specialist consultant