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Monaro Native Tree Nursery has been established for 25 years, located 22 km from Bombala in Southern NSW. We are a plant propagation nursery supplying plants for the wholesale and retail trade, as well as revegetation plants for farmers, National Parks, Landcare and other Government agencies. We have a small retail section here at the nursery where we can sell direct to the public. We are currently seeking staff to join our Wholesale Production Nursery to fill various roles.

Our business has the flexibility to offer casual, part time, full time and traineeships and we are willing to work with the right applicant to make the job suit both parties.


Download the Position Description as a PDF.

Please note, applications must be received by 5pm, Friday 11 August, 2017.


Key responsibilities include:

  • Loading, unloading and moving plants and stock
  • Plant propagation and weed control
  • Labeling and preparation of stock for sale
  • Ability to operate machinery
  • General nursery/labouring and maintenance work
  • Plant deliveries to Canberra, Jindabyne and the coast
  • Revegetation work – tree planting and guarding

Essential attributes:

  • You will need to a team player, who has a stable work history, is physically fit and be capable of bending, lifting and carrying various plant products
  • A car and current driver’s license is essential
  • Have the aptitude to work outside in all weather
  • Be willing to work as part of a team and take direction
  • Attention to detail is paramount along with a genuine passion to work within horticulture
  • Confidence in assisting customers


  • Farm and or nursery experience preferred
  • A forklift licence
  • A first aide certificate

To apply:

If you are interested in applying for either part time, full time or a traineeship, please send your resume along with two phone referees:

By email:

By post:    Monaro Native Tree Nursery 168 Gunningrah Road Bombala NSW 2632

Additional Information:

  • Award wages will be paid
  • Hours are flexible and may vary from week to week
  • Trainee position will go through TAFE NSW
  • Suitable applicants will be contacted for an interview
  • Suitable applicants will be required to undertake a physical with a GP

If you have any questions, please feel free to call us on (02) 6458 4096 or send us an email to