Mountain Blue Farms is a family owned and run company that specialises in the sale and production of some the tastiest blueberry varieties in the world. The company has sites in both Tabulam and Lindendale and is involved in each aspect of the process; from the genetics, through to the nursery, through to the harvest and marketing of our fruit. We employ permanent staff throughout the year and a considerable amount of casual, seasonal staff throughout the harvest period. 

Mountain Blue Farms' employees are covered by the Horticultural Award 2010; for further information, please click on the link below.

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Recent changes that may affect Mountain Blue Farms’ employees:


Professional Employment Opportunities at Mountain Blue - Please note: You must have unlimited rights to work in Australia for these positions.

Positions Available - Irrigation Team Leader & Tunnel Construction Team, River Run Farm, Tabulam NSW

Mountain Blue is currently seeking an experienced leader to join our Irrigation Team.

The Team Leader will be responsible for the management of the day to day operations, maintenance and monitoring of the farm’s irrigation. This will include leading a small team of employees.

The day to day tasks will include:

  • Running of irrigation pumps including fertigation of blocks
  • Repairs, maintenance and modification of irrigation systems including servicing of pumps, cleaning filters, flushing lines and all things pertaining to keeping the systems operational
  • Ensuring the water levels are adequate (dams, tanks, etc)


  • Ability to lead a team in a positive and innovative way
  • Reliability and punctuality
  • Time management and prioritisation skills
  • Forward planning and solution based methodology
  • Computer skills – Ability to read, write and communicate via email, data entry into Excel etc.
  • Experience within farming and horticulture desirable
  • Experience with irrigation required; including an understanding of fertilisers and injection systems along with practical experience in computer controlled irrigation

Pay Guide: $23.88/hour

Fulltime, 40 hours/week - You must have unlimited rights to work in Australia to apply for this position. 

Mountain Blue is also seeking motivated and reliable employees to join our Tunnel Construction Team.

The team will be responsible for the effective and efficient construction of tunnels and netting across of blueberry farm. Guided by a Team Leader, the team will need to maintain a tidy and safe working environment. Excavator experience and tickets desirable, as is any experience with construction.

The day to day tasks will include:

  • Tunnel assembly; building the framing for tunnels, covering in netting and securing.
  • Maintenance and repairs to be completed as required.
  • Maintain plant and equipment as per maintenance procedures.
  • Installation of poles and wires for netted blocks.
  • Installation of netting.

Pay Guide: Starting at $22.86/hour casual – negotiable upon experience and qualifications

Hours: 40 hours per week

Please forward a resume to our This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by the 16th April to be considered.

Please use our Contact Us form if you would like to submit an Expression of Interest for any other professional positions.

Applications for the 2017 harvest are now closed! 

With our harvest coming to an end now, we have closed off our applications and will not be hiring again until May/June 2018. 

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