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We are recruiting for a Customer Service Assistant to join our busy Aquatics team at Otter Garden Centre in Ottery St Mary. This is a seasonal full-time role.

You will be working in our Aquatics department which includes pond accessories, pond fish and plants, and water features.


Duties will include:

  • Helping customers with product enquiries.
  • Stock replenishment.
  • Some heavy lifting involved.
  • Pricing of stock.
  • Supporting other areas of the business to include working in the yard/landscaping department and helping to move customer trolleys.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Excellent customer service and communication skills.
  • A strong team player.
  • Passion for the area you will be working in.
  • Very high standards of work.
  • Presentation skills for displaying stock on sale to the customers.
  • Able to work alone.

This role will involve heavy lifting.

Otter Garden Centres are a leading independent retailer with seven garden centres across the South of England. Established over 50 years ago, we pride ourselves on our wide range of high-quality homegrown plants and the excellent customer service standards provided in our garden centres.


Days & Hours:

5 days per week:

Tuesday 9.00 – 4.30

Wednesday 9.00 – 5.30 (late night till 8pm on a rota basis – 11.30 – 8pm)

Thursday 9.00 – 5.30

Friday 9.00 – 5.30

Saturday 9.00 – 5.30

Please submit your CV with a covering letter detailing your suitability for the role to Angela Samways by emailing

Thank you for your interest in working for Otter Garden Centres

Location: Otter Garden Centres , Ottery St Mary

Published: 15th March 2021