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 are currently looking for staff to fill the following roles:

Financial Accounting Opportunity

Based Matamata • Busy & Challenging Role • Development Opportunities

Daltons is a third generation family owned business that is the preferred supplier to some of New Zealand’s largest retailers, commercial growers and nurseries for the supply of sand, aggregates and horticultural products. The company is proud of its heritage, now 70 years in business, and is committed to the NZ horticultural industry.

This key role will report to and work closely with the Commercial Manager in the provision of high level financial accounting support. Primary areas of responsibility will include the preparation of financial and management reports, budgets and forecasts, statutory reporting and returns (GST), and the management of AP and AR processes. There will be additional responsibilities, which will include business process improvement projects and analysis of business performance. It will be a hands-on delivery role, as well as an active contributor to business forecasts and improvements and you will support management decision making.

You will need to have at least three years practical experience in an accounting role, ideally within a manufacturing environment. You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, well developed planning and organisational abilities, proven problem solving skills and a focus on producing high quality work. A relevant tertiary qualification, membership of CAANZ, and experience in auditing is highly desirable. Computer literacy, including intermediate level Excel skills, is a pre-requisite and experience with MYOB Exo would be advantageous.

This is a great opportunity to join a business that has a strong focus on developing their people, creating a supportive and fun team culture, and are committed to providing its customers with personal service and quality products that are ‘fit for purpose’ for many years to come.

This role is based in Matamata.

Please direct confidential inquiries to Karin Adams on 021 246 7991, or to apply please visit gregtims.co.nz/jobs/view/exciting-accounting-opportunity-3/

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Applications Close: Midday on Monday 10 September 2018

Accounting collaboration

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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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.

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Daltons Trucks

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.

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Truck Class 5