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.

Join our team!

Daltons Team

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

Merchandiser - Wellington

This role is responsible for merchandising in Wellington Bunnings stores (Lyall Bay and Central) twice each week, on Monday and Thursday. 

The role is responsible for assisting Daltons to drive sales through Bunnings by ensuring their products are merchandised and maintained to their high standards. 

The role is part time and involves approximately 2 hours in each store on a Monday, and again on Thursday (8 hours per week).

The successful applicants will need to have excellent people skills to ensure they effectively build relationships with the Bunnings team members to ensure they have a common goal to meet customer expectations. 

Key tasks include:

  • Complete the vendor in-store call cycle schedule that includes two visits per week per store (two stores for each role): Monday for ordering and Thursday for checking stock levels, general tidiness and placement of product.
  • Provide product training to team members to ensure they are familiar with the features and benefits of the supplier’s products.
  • Place orders for Bunnings to ensure minimum stock levels are maintained at all times and ensuring packaging and product presentation is in a sell-able condition at all times.
  • Maintain merchandise standards in accordance with Bunnings standards, including keeping the area clean & tidy and the shelves stocked.
  • Provide excellent customer service to Bunnings including following up on all orders, customer inquiries etc


The successful applicants will have:

  • Effective customer relationship management skills
  • Effective organisation and time management skills
  • Intermediate computer/IT skills – preferably experience with EXO MYOB
  • The ability to communicate effectively in writing and verbally with people at all levels
  • The ability to work well as part of a team as well as working autonomously
  • A high level of personal grooming and presentation
  • A good work ethic, and be honest and reliable
  • Previous experience merchandising would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of the landscaping, horticultural industry would be useful but not required
  • Full drivers licence
  • Physically fit and able to lift up to 20kg



Hours: Each visit to each store will be approximately two hours long. However we need someone with enough flexibility to be able to work longer hours if required during peak times, and also additional visits for promotions, staff training etc.

You will be paid a set rate per visit to the stores, along with an hourly wage for extra visits that are required. Mileage is paid between stores. 

If you think you would like to work for a reputable New Zealand business and are flexible with your work hours then please apply.

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

Apply online

Please do not drop applications off at Daltons Landscape Supplies.

Daltons Merchandiser

Merchandiser - Whangarei

This role is responsible for merchandising in the Whangarei store twice each week, and the Kaikohe and Kerikeri stores once each month. 

This role is responsible for assisting Daltons to drive sales through Bunnings by ensuring their products are merchandised and maintained to their high standards. 

These roles are part time and involve approximately 2 hours in the Whangarei store on a Monday and Thursday (4 hours a week) , and two hours in the Kaikohe and Kerikeri stores once each month. 

The successful applicants will need to have excellent people skills to ensure they effectively build relationships with the Bunnings team members to ensure they have a common goal to meet customer expectations. 


Key tasks include:

  • Complete the vendor in-store call cycle schedule that includes two visits per week per store (two or three stores for these roles): Monday for ordering and Thursday for checking stock levels, general tidiness and placement of product.
  • Provide product training to team members to ensure they are familiar with the features and benefits of the supplier’s products.
  • Place orders for Bunnings to ensure minimum stock levels are maintained at all times and ensuring packaging and product presentation is in a sell-able condition at all times.
  • Maintain merchandise standards in accordance with Bunnings standards, including keeping the area clean & tidy and the shelves stocked.
  • Provide excellent customer service to Bunnings including following up on all orders, customer inquiries etc


The successful applicants will have:

  • Effective customer relationship management skills
  • Effective organisation and time management skills
  • Intermediate computer/IT skills – preferably experience with EXO MYOB
  • The ability to communicate effectively in writing and verbally with people at all levels
  • The ability to work well as part of a team as well as working autonomously
  • A high level of personal grooming and presentation
  • A good work ethic, and be honest and reliable
  • Previous experience merchandising would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of the landscaping, horticultural industry would be useful but not required
  • Full drivers licence
  • Physically fit and able to lift up to 20kg
  •  

Hours: Each visit to each store will be approximately two hours long. However we need someone with enough flexibility to be able to work longer hours if required during peak times, and also additional visits for promotions, staff training etc.

You will be paid a set rate per visit to the stores, along with an hourly wage for extra visits that are required. Mileage is paid between stores. 

If you think you would like to work for a reputable New Zealand business and are flexible with your work hours then please apply.

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

Apply online

Please do not drop applications off at Daltons Landscape Supplies.

Daltons Merchandiser

Merchandiser - Dunedin

This role is responsible for merchandising in the Dunedin store twice each week, on Monday and Thursday. 

This role is responsible for assisting Daltons to drive sales through Bunnings by ensuring their products are merchandised and maintained to their high standards. 

The role is part time and involves approximately 2 hours instore on a Monday and Thursday. 

The successful applicants will need to have excellent people skills to ensure they effectively build relationships with the Bunnings team members to ensure they have a common goal to meet customer expectations. 

Key tasks include:

  • Complete the vendor in-store call cycle schedule that includes two visits per week per store (two or three stores for these roles): Monday for ordering and Thursday for checking stock levels, general tidiness and placement of product.
  • Provide product training to team members to ensure they are familiar with the features and benefits of the supplier’s products.
  • Place orders for Bunnings to ensure minimum stock levels are maintained at all times and ensuring packaging and product presentation is in a sell-able condition at all times.
  • Maintain merchandise standards in accordance with Bunnings standards, including keeping the area clean & tidy and the shelves stocked.
  • Provide excellent customer service to Bunnings including following up on all orders, customer inquiries etc


The successful applicants will have:

  • Effective customer relationship management skills
  • Effective organisation and time management skills
  • Intermediate computer/IT skills – preferably experience with EXO MYOB
  • The ability to communicate effectively in writing and verbally with people at all levels
  • The ability to work well as part of a team as well as working autonomously
  • A high level of personal grooming and presentation
  • A good work ethic, and be honest and reliable
  • Previous experience merchandising would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of the landscaping, horticultural industry would be useful but not required
  • Full drivers licence
  • Physically fit and able to lift up to 20kg

 

Hours: Each visit to each store will be approximately two hours long. However we need someone with enough flexibility to be able to work longer hours if required during peak times, and also additional visits for promotions, staff training etc.

You will be paid a set rate per visit to the stores, along with an hourly wage for extra visits that are required. 

If you think you would like to work for a reputable New Zealand business and are flexible with your work hours then please apply.

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

Apply online

Please do not drop applications off at Daltons Landscape Supplies.

 

Merchandiser

Class 5 Truck Driver - Auckland

Daltons Ltd have grown from supplying shingle and sand, to the manufacture and supply of potting mixes and landscape products. Established in 1947 Daltons continue to be the preferred supplier for many commercial growers and nurseries throughout New Zealand. 

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 role is to be based at Dalton's landscape yard at Mt Wellington. 

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 & safety is essential in fulling this role.

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 online

Class 5 trucks

Sweeper Truck Driver - Port of Tauranga

Daltons Limited is currently looking for a full time Sweeper Truck Driver to work at the Port of Tauranga based at Mount Maunganui. Established in 1947 Daltons Limited continue to be the preferred supplier for many commercial growers and nurseries throughout New Zealand.

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

Hours: Day shift 4am – 2pm or evening shift 2pm – 12am (midnight). The role does require weekend work. Hours may be permanent for each shift or worked on a roster of both day and evening shifts. 

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.

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 online

Sweeper truck
Port of Tauranga

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.

Apply online

Truck Class 5

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 role is to be based at Matamata. 

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 online

Daltons Trucks