Careers at Daltons

As a family owned business established in 1947, Daltons has grown from supplying shingle and sand, to the manufacture and supply of potting mixes and landscape products. We are proud to be the preferred supplier for many retailers, commercial growers, and nurseries throughout New Zealand.

Based in Matamata with yards in Northland, Auckland, BOP and Christchurch, there are many parts to our business and at the core of everything we do is a desire to provide quality products to all of our customers with a high level of service.

We provide a supportive working environment and have a committed team who aren’t afraid to get stuck in and get the job done.

If you are ready for new challenges and new opportunities with a well-established, highly respected company, then please apply below.

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Daltons Team

Daltons are currently looking for staff to fill the following roles:

Yardman - Ruakaka

Daltons are looking for a yardman to work in Ruakaka.

Yardman applicants will have:
•     loader experience
•     a positive can-do attitude with a willingness to get the job done

Applicants should be familiar with good Health & Safety procedures and committed to a safe working environment. Applicants for this position must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

If you have the skills and experience we are looking for please apply by emailing your CV to apply@limelimited.co.nz
Please do not drop applications off at Daltons Landscape Supplies.

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Loader fills trailer

Landscape Yard Supervisor - Tauranga

Daltons is looking for a solid dependable person to supervise our landscape yard in Hull Road, Mount Maunganui.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with the right skills to coordinate the day to day operations of one of the few completely covered landscape yards.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Supervising a small team to ensure the smooth operation of the landscape yard
  • Attending to both retail and commercial customer demands on a daily basis
  • Organising customer deliveries, including being the back-up delivery driver
  • Assisting with stock management and ordering the required levels of bulk and other landscape products
  • Completing necessary paperwork for the site, including daily cash management and invoicing
  • A continuous focus on Health & Safety procedures and improvements


Previous landscape yard and/or retail experience would be an advantage. The position reports to Daltons Head Office in Matamata. The successful applicant must be self-motivated, able to work independently, prioritise and manage their time effectively. 

A class two licence and experience driving a loader is required.

The Landscape Yard operates six days per week and work hours can vary due to staff availability. It is anticipated the successful candidate would be required to work alternate Saturdays. 

To apply please send your email to apply@limelimited.co.nz

For more information please contact Louise on 027 233 5449.

Please do not drop applications off at Daltons Landscape Supplies.

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Mount Maunganui Building
Mount Maunganui inside

Class 5 Drivers – Matamata

Daltons are looking for keen drivers with a class 5 licence, bulk tipping experience and experience driving with a truck and trailer to join their team. These roles are to be based at Matamata. There is the possibility of flexibility for the days worked, with the role being five days a week however it may not need to be Monday to Friday. 

You will need to have a positive can do attitude with a willingness to get the job done. Applicants must be reliable, physically fit and able to work as a team. Time management and a strong focus on health and safety is essential in fulling this role.  

If you have the skills and experience we are looking for please apply by emailing your CV to apply@limelimited.co.nz
Please do not drop applications off at Daltons Landscape Supplies.

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Class 5 Driver - Ruakaka

Daltons are looking for a keen driver with a class 5 licence, bulk tipping experience and experience driving with a truck and trailer to join their team. This position is based out of Ruakaka.

Applicants should be familiar with good Health & Safety procedures and committed to a safe working environment. Applicants for this position must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

If you have the skills and experience we are looking for please apply by emailing your CV to apply@limelimited.co.nz
Please do not drop applications off at Daltons Landscape Supplies.

Apply

Truck Class 5

Sweeper Truck Driver - Port of Tauranga

You will need to have a positive can do attitude with a willingness to get the job done. Applicants must be reliable, physically fit and able to work as part of a team. Good time management and the ability to work in a safe and efficient way is essential. 

You will need a class 4 licence. Experience operating a loader and forklift would also be an advantage but we will provide full training. 

This role is 5-6 days per week based on a roster, with one weekend day to be worked each week. We run two shifts each week day, starting at 4am and 2pm, with one shift over day on the weekend. 

If you have the skills and experience we are looking for please apply by emailing your CV to apply@limelimited.co.nz
Please do not drop applications off at Daltons Landscape Supplies.

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Sweeper truck
Port of Tauranga

Class 2 and/or 5 Truck Driver - Auckland

Daltons Landscape Supplies are currently looking for a full time Truck Driver to work from their Mt Wellington Landscape Depot. The role will include bulk and pallet deliveries. You could be carting pallets in our small truck one minute and bulk in our truck and trailer the next. 

Deliveries range from residential addresses to commercial warehouses. 

You will need to have a positive can do attitude with a willingness to get the job done. Applicants must be reliable, physically fit and able to work as part of a team. Good time management and the ability to work in a safe and efficient way is essential. 

You will need a class 2 licence and/or a class 5 licence, and experience operating a loader and forklift is a help. 

Weekly hours are likely to be Monday to Friday (between 6am – 5.30pm) with Saturday morning work often required.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

If you have the skills and experience we are looking for please apply by emailing your CV to apply@limelimited.co.nz
Please do not drop applications off at Daltons Landscape Supplies.

Apply

Truck Class 5