Exceptionally dedicated and resourceful Plant Nursery Worker with extensive botanical knowledge and excellent customer service skills. Able to work well independently with little to no supervision or as a member of a professional tree and plant care team. Adept at explaining complicated tree care and planting procedures to customers and other non-professional audiences in a clear and accessible fashion.
Extensive plant nursery care experience
Excellent proficiency in a variety of nursery plant types
Strong grasp of sales and inventory computer data systems
Exceptional physical stamina for working outdoors for long periods of time
Superior plant identification abilities
High verbal and written communication skills
June 2011 to Present AllPlants Services, London, England Plant Nursery Worker
Repotted plants as needed on a rotational basis.
Identified diseased plants and insect infestations.
Maintained neat and clean landscape and work areas.
Performed grass and tree cutting and rollling duties.
Operated irrigation system on a regular and rotating basis.
June 2007 to May 2011 Alexia Tree Farm & Nursery, London, England Plant Nursery Worker
Applied pesticides to flowers, trees and shrubs as necessary.
Operated tractors and other large farming and fertilising equipment.
Assisted with irrigation system installations.
Planted seeds, plant cuttings and bulbs on a regular basis.
Maintained and updated activity records for submission to supervisor.
2007 Southampton Seniour Secondary School, Southampton, UK Secondary School GCSE