Welcome to Brigg Garden Centre's Recruitment Page

Job vacancies at Brigg Garden Centre. Welcome to our recruitment page, here you will find job vacancies at Brigg Garden Centre. We are always looking for new talent to join our team so if you think you would like to work for this forward thinking family owned business then why not apply for one of the job roles below. You can apply for jobs by sending in your CV to the addresses provided in the job descriptions and / or by filling in the application form.

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Assistant to the Operations Manager

Job Summary

British Garden Centre is looking for an Assistant to the Operations Manager to join their established Operations Team.

The newly appointed Assistant to the Operations Manager should have a proven track record in a similar role. This is a very varied role and no two days will be the same in this fast paced environment. You will be working with people from different disciplines within the operations team. You will be asked to hit the ground running and assist in the continuing growth of development work across the group of garden centres.

Your duties will include but not limited to: 

• Partner the Operations Manager in the development of operations within British Garden Centres 

• General assistance in their day to day duties.

• Management of the Operations Managers diary

• Dealing directly with the Operations Manager and making sure their plans are executed within the business.

• Receiving and dealing with correspondence.

• Arrange and keep minutes in meetings.

• Assisting the Operations Manager in contacting suppliers and subcontractors to obtain quotations.

• Communication of information to the company directors and garden centre management and staff. 

• Skills Required

• Critical and analytical thinking abilities

• Strong mathematical skills and good at number crunching. 

• Ability to collect interpret data quickly and correctly and retain for future reference

• Strong negotiation skills required.

• Organised & able to prioritize work in a fast paced proactive and often reactive business.

• Great communication skills, confident in liaising with internal and external parties and contractors.

• Self-motivated with potential to keep on growing.

• Travelling will be required.

• You must be proactive and able to work in a team & independently.

• Knowledge of Microsoft Office packages.

Salary is negotiable and is dependent upon experience.

What we offer...

We offer a competitive salary and benefits include a pension, 28 days holiday and staff discounts across all of our brands including the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our fast growing company and forward thinking team we want to hear from you.

To apply please send your CV with a covering letter to the email address below or if you have any further questions please contact Kianne at:

[email protected]

Closing Date for applicants is Sunday 30th June, 2019.

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Garden Sundries Department Supervisor

(Full Time)

We are currently looking for a full time Garden Sundries Department Supervisor to work in this fast paced and very customer focused Centre. Working in a busy retail environment within the garden centre the successful candidates will be highly motivated, approachable and have excellent people skills. You will have a positive “can do” attitude plus a keen eye for detail.

Please note that you will be required to work weekends and bank holidays.

Duties will include:

• Pricing, displaying & merchandising of a variety of products

• Quality customer service.

• General Daily Housekeeping

• Management of around 8 staff

• Dealing with customers both in person and on the phone

• Updating department rotas

• Ordering of uniform etc for your team

• Administration using the online stock ordering system

The successful candidate will be:

• Ensuring the highest standards of merchandising and inventory control are maintained.

• Accountable for providing great customer service and have a keen eye for detail around the customers experience in your department.

If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our growing company and forward thinking team we want to hear from you.

To apply please send your CV with a covering letter to the email address below or if you have any further questions please contact us:

[email protected]

Closing date for applicants is Sunday 30th June 2019

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Till Manager / Supervisor

We are currently looking for a full time Till Manager to work in this fast paced and very customer focused Centre. The successful candidates will be highly motivated, approachable and have excellent people skills with a positive “can do” attitude plus a keen eye for detail.

Must have experience of managing a multi million pound till operation.

Have managed a team of 10-15 staff.

Have excellent numerical, organisational skills.

Calm under pressure and be used to working in very busy environment.

5/7 rota to include weekends.

Duties will include:

• Helping customers with their purchases

• Quality customer service.

• General Daily Housekeeping at the Centre.

In return we offer a very competitive salary and staff benefits and an excellent working environment set in a beautiful location.

If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our growing company and forward thinking team. Please send in an up-to-date copy of your Curriculum Vitae in a Word Document format to Jan on

[email protected]
Closing date for applicants is Sunday 30th June 2019

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Plant Department Horticultural Assistants

(Full Time & Part Time)

We are currently seeking a candidate to join our horticultural team at Brigg Garden Centre.

Working in the plant area this is a high volume environment with fast a turnaround. The successful candidate should be physically fit as this is a very hands on role. A good knowledge of plants is essential to the role as is good customer service and a high standard of visual merchandising.

The successful candidate will possess either a horticultural qualification will be in training or had practical horticultural experience, to include:

• Plant Identification

• Able to identify pests and diseases

• Knowledge of Plant Husbandry

The roles include a variety of tasks and include weekend work.

In return we offer a very competitive salary and staff benefits and an excellent working environment set in a beautiful location.

If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our growing company and forward thinking team. Please send in an up-to-date copy of your Curriculum Vitae in a Word Document format to Jan.

[email protected]

Closing date for applicants is Friday 5th July