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, Bay of Plenty 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 are currently looking for staff to fill the following roles:

Experienced Loader Operators – Port of Tauranga

We are looking for 1- 2 people to join our busy team working on a roster system based on The Port of Tauranga.

The successful candidates MUST have:
•  Class 4 licence
•  Minimum 2 years loader operator experience
•  W Endorsement
•  Pass a pre-employment medical
•  Be able to work as part of team

Roster 1: Full Time Position. Tuesday – Saturday day shift
Roster 2: Part Time Position. Saturday and Sunday day shift

When applying please specifiy which roster you are interested in. Competitive rates and employee benefits on offer.

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

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Port of Tauranga loader and truck

South Island Operations Manager

Daltons Ltd, based in Matamata, are suppliers of bulk and bagged growing media and landscape products to many of NZ’s leading landscapers, retailers and nurseries. Daltons South Island Warehouse, based at Mcleans Island Road, Christchurch is looking for a new South Island Operations Manager. 

Reporting to our South Island Manager, this role is responsible for managing the 4-5 warehouse and manufacturing staff including preparing rosters.  It is a hands-on role, so you will need previous loader and forklift experience.  Previous experience in a manufacturing environment is required. This role would suit someone wanting to add some responsibility to their extensive hands-on skills. 

The successful applicant for this role will have a positive can-do attitude and a willingness to ensure Daltons customers are well supported with an efficient and friendly delivery service. Applicants must be reliable, physically fit and able to work as part of a team. Time management skills and understanding of good health & safety practices is essential in fulling this role.  Daltons are looking for applicants that understand customers are key to a successful business.

Hours: Generally Monday to Friday 7.30am – 5pm, with longer hours required during spring and other busy periods.  Saturday work as required. 

With good pay rates, free medical benefits, and excellent staff engagement this is a great opportunity for people looking to join a hard working and supportive team that take pride in what they do.

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

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Production Planner

Warehouse Staff - Christchurch

Daltons Ltd, based in Matamata, are suppliers of bulk and bagged growing media and landscape products to many of NZ’s leading landscapers, retailers and nurseries. Due to increasing demand Daltons South Island Warehouse, based at Mcleans Island, Christchurch are looking for an additional Warehouse person. You will need experience with automated processing equipment in a manufacturing environment and forklift driving (along with a current forklift licence).    

The successful applicant for this role will have a positive can-do attitude and a willingness to ensure Daltons customers are well supported with an efficient and friendly delivery service. Applicants must be reliable, physically fit and able to work as part of a team. Time management skills and understanding of good health & safety practices is essential in fulling this role.  Daltons are looking for applicants that understand customers are key to a successful business.

Hours: Generally Monday to Friday 7.30am – 5pm, with longer hours required during spring and other busy periods.  Saturday work as required. 

With good pay rates, free medical benefits, and excellent staff engagement this is a great opportunity for people looking to join a hard working and supportive team that take pride in what they do.

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

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Despatch Coordinator

Daltons Ltd, based in Matamata, are suppliers of bulk and bagged growing media and landscape products to many of NZ’s leading landscapers, retailers and nurseries. Due to increasing demand they are looking to fill a new role of Despatch Coordinator.

This role is responsible for coordinating the deliveries leaving site, including making sure loads are accurate and all the required paperwork is correctly completed. It is a hands-on job so you will need forklift experience and a current forklift licence.   Experience working with palletised freight in the trucking industry would be a real advantage.  You will also work with the production team to ensure all raw materials are available when required. 

The successful applicant for this role will have a positive can-do attitude and a willingness to ensure Daltons customers are well supported with an efficient and friendly delivery service. Applicants must be reliable, physically fit and able to work as part of a team. Time management skills and understanding of good health & safety practices are essential in filling this role.  Daltons are looking for applicants that understand customers are key to a successful business.

Hours: Generally Monday to Friday 6.30 am – 5pm, with longer hours required during spring and other busy periods.  Saturday work as required. 

With good pay rates, free medical benefits, and excellent staff engagement this is a great opportunity for people looking to join a hard working and supportive team that takes pride in what they do.

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

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Class 5 Driver - Drury

Daltons Ltd, based in Matamata, are suppliers of bulk and bagged growing media and landscape products to many of NZ’s leading landscapers, retailers and nurseries.

Due to increasing demand Daltons are looking for an experienced truck and trailer river with a class 5 licence to join their team. This role is to be based out of our new Drury landscape & distribution yard.

The job will involve both pallet deliveries and bulk tipping work, truck and trailer.  Ideally the applicant will also have F and W endorsements but full training will be provided for both licenses if required.

The successful applicant  will have a positive can do attitude and a willingness to ensure Daltons customers are well supported with an efficient and friendly delivery service. Applicants must be reliable, physically fit and able to work as part of a team. Time management skills and understanding of good health & safety practices is essential in fulling this role.  Daltons are looking for applicants that understand customers are key to a successful business

With good pay rates, free medical benefits, and excellent staff engagement this is a great opportunity for drivers looking to join a hard working and supportive team that take pride in what they do.

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

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Truck Class 5

Class 5 driver – Matamata or Tauranga

Daltons Ltd, based at Matamata, 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 class 5 driver with bulk tipping & truck and trailer experience to join their team. This role is to be based at Matamata, or possibly Tauranga for the right person.

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 & 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

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Truck Class 5