Plug Grower - Full Time

JD Propagation is a family owned fresh and innovative company.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, passionate, hands-on person who can work well in a team, achieve results and want a career in production horticulture

As a grower at JD Propagation you will take part in the propagation, cultivation, maintenance, distribution and treating of plant material and associated nursery products.

 We maintain an exceptional standard of quality in our nursery and consistently aim to raise this standard. 

The successful applicant MUST:

  • Have a can-do-attitude and the ability to get the job done

  • Be passionate about growing plants in a production horticulture environment

  • Have experience in contract growing and a sound understanding of basic chemistry

  • Take pride in their work

  • Have a good work ethic, honesty and maturity

  • Have a thirst for knowledge and continuous improvement

  • Be reliable and punctual

  • Work well within a team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain a high level of hygiene throughout the nursery and production facility

  • Harvest cutting material

  • Maintain records

  • Watering/feeding

  • Prepare cuttings

  • Assist with spray applications

  • Devising and mixing bulk liquid fertiliser recipes

  • Growth regulation and enhancement

  • Mixing plug media

  • Spacing and moving plants

  • Potting

  • Transplanting

  • Unloading and receiving stock

  • Intermediate computer tasks

  • Disease and pest control.

If this sounds like you, and if you would like to be part of a dynamic team that is driving our business to the next level, then please email a cover letter along with your resume to