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Horticulturist - Dungarvan

Date: 25-Nov-2022

Location: IE

Company: Glanbia

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Horticulturist

This role is located in Dungarvan

 

About Tirlán

Tirlán, formerly known as Glanbia Ireland, is a world-class food and nutrition co-operative, with a diverse portfolio of quality ingredients, leading consumer and agri brands.

The farmer-owned co-operative has a first-class track record of success in the global market. Rooted in a rich heritage of family farming and embedded in its communities, Tirlán has evolved to bring the passion of its farmers and their high-quality milk and grains to the international marketplace. Using modern-day technology and applying the best processes to its milk pool of three billion litres and its premium grains portfolio, Tirlán now exports to more than 80 countries.  Its award-winning brands are household names in Ireland, and include Ireland’s number one consumer dairy brand, Avonmore.

 

This is an exciting opportunity for a Horticulturist to join our busy CountryLife team in Dungarvan. As a valued member of the team you will be essential to the success of our branch by providing customers with a first class experience, working alongside the Head Horticulturist in the running of our busy garden centre. 

 

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Garden Centre
    • Show that performance matters by maximising the sales potential of the garden centre and garden products
    • Maintain control of all stock to ensure a fresh offering to the customer
    • Since first impressions count ensure that all garden centre displays are immaculate and appealing to the customer
    • Assist the Manager to maintain high standards in the garden centre and branch
  • Top Class Customer Service
    • Be the customers’ champion by providing top quality, fast, efficient and friendly service at all times
    • Build trusting relationships with our customers and provide excellent service and advice
    • Keen interest in and understanding of our product range and services
  • Others
    • Find a better way and improve and develop relevant areas across the branch
    • Ensure that health & safety requirements are met at all times
    • Maintain good housekeeping of all relevant areas

 

 

Key Requirements:

  • A Qualification in Horticulture
  • Minimum 1 years relevant retail Garden Centre experience
  • Knowledge and interest in the retail gardening industry
  • Ability to multitask and to consistently deliver high standard quality work in a busy environment
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills with the ability to prioritise
  • A friendly outgoing personality, excellent customer service skills and ambition to deliver beyond customers’ expectation
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent team work skills as well as the ability to work on own initiative

 

If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up-to-date resume.

 

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion
Tirlán embraces diversity, equal opportunity and inclusion. We are committed to building diverse teams where different perspectives drive innovation and growth. We strive to create an inclusive workplace where people can bring their true self to work and achieve their full potential.

Join our Talent Pool

Considering a new career in Tirlán but this isn’t the role for you?! Then why not register your experience & sign up for career opportunities at www.tirlan.com/careers.

At Tirlán, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a wide variety of candidates, and we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, or disability status. 

At Tirlán our culture will celebrate individuality, knowing that together we are more.

Tirlán owns leading consumer and agri brands such as Avonmore, Kilmeaden Cheese, Millac, Solmiko, Truly Grass Fed, Premier Milk, Wexford, mymilkman.ie and GAIN Animal Nutrition. 


Tirlán is a Values Based Organisation - www.tirlan.com