EMPLOYMENT APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED FOR THE 2016/2017 SEASON............ JOLLY BERRIES PICK YOUR OWN BLUEBERRIES IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE.

Employment Opportunities

Dry line packing

EMPLOYMENT APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED.

TYPE OF WORK: In summer blueberry picking and blueberry packing or both is available. Pruning is available in the winter months. Approximately 50 workers are needed in the summer and 6 in the winter. The wages are on a casual basis and paid on a dollars per kilogram rate for picking. The rate depends on the quantity and quality of the fruit and pickers. Pruning wages are casual and on an hourly basis.

WHEN: The season starts in the middle of December and continues until the middle of March. There is no picking on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day or when it rains. This is a mature farm and opportunities exist for repeat workers over the seasons.

WHERE: Tumbarumba is approximately 5 hours drive south of Sydney or 1 hour south east of Wagga Wagga.

REQUIREMENTS: Picker's will need sun protection and covered footwear. Understanding English will ensure success in the job, and all overseas workers will need a passport and the correct Visa. Australian citizens  will require a photo identification such as driver's licence or passport. Employment will not commence until all required forms are completed and checked with the relevent authorities.

TRANSPORT:  Jolly Berries has a bus to pick up and drop off staff at the Caravan Park in Tumbarumba.

ACCOMMODATION: Tumbarumba Creek Caravan Park- Lauder St Tumbarumba, NSW, Phone 02 69483330. Accomodation options include powered and unpowered sites, cabins, caravans, bunk lodge, bunk rooms and cottages. www.tumbarumbacreek.com.au

Tumbarumba Union Hotel- The Parade Tumbarumba, NSW, Phone 02 69482013-Hotel rooms.

Tumbarumba Hotel - The Parade Tumbarumba, NSW, Phone 02 69482562 , www.tumbarumbahotel.com.au Hotel rooms, also has deals for backpackers.

 

 

To Apply For Work At Jolly Berries

APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2016/17 SEASON ARE NOW OPEN.

Next season begins December 2016. To apply for work at Jolly Berries you will need to print the Application Form below. Complete the form then post, scan, ema...

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