Want to work for GU?

Growing Underground is seeking a driver who is interested in sustainability and the food industry! The role will suit a reliable, consistent candidate who is looking to join a dynamic team and is interested in being part of a rapidly growing company. The driver will primarily run deliveries of our delicious micro salads, however depending on workload will also provide support on the farm should the need arise.

Company Profile

Growing Underground is a commercial business that aims to benefit Londoners, businesses, society and the environment. We grow micro-herbs and salad for London’s wholesale and retail market using hydroponics and LED’s in former WW2 air-raid shelters.

Responsibilities

The candidate will be an integral part of a small operations team, and will report directly to the head of operations. This physical role will consist of some collections but mainly deliveries of fresh produce approximately 5 days / week. Hours will be permanent but flexible. They will include weekends and delivery routes may vary from week to week.

Candidate Profile

The ideal candidate will be reliable and communicative, comfortable driving a van and loading and unloading fresh produce. They will be excited to be part of a growing business with an interest in sustainability and food.

Other desirable qualities include:
• English speaking
• Clean UK or EU driver’s licence
• Comfortable driving a van within London
• Reliable
• Communicative (if there is an issue with delivery, taking initiative with those on site and back at the farm)
• Flexible regarding duties
Interested in occasionally splitting time between deliveries and helping in production (packing product, sowing seed, helping to load and unload the van).

If this sounds like you please contact:
Olivia O’Brien
T: 0207 627 1027
E: info@growing-underground.com

We look forward to meeting you!