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:

Maintenance Engineer - Matamata

An opportunity has arisen for a Maintenance Engineer to join our company. Daltons manufacture a wide range of Landscaping and Growing Media products. This requires the use of a range of mobile and static plant and machinery including screens, crushers, mixers and heavy machinery. 

This position will assist in maintenance of this equipment, undertaking upgrades and improvements as well as building new replacement equipment. The ideal applicant will have the following skills and experience:

  • experience in an engineering workshop environment
  • have or have the ability to achieve an ASNZ2980 welding certificate
  • the ability to read and interpret drawings as well as working from verbal instructions
  • relevant experience and a trade qualification (or working towards one)

Applicants for this role will:

  • be motivated, hardworking and reliable
  • be physically fit
  • be familiar with good Health and Safety procedures and be committed to a safe working environment
  • be quality focused without compromising on time
  • be excellent at multi-tasking and working under pressure
  • have initiative and be able to work unsupervised
  • be a practical/logical thinker with problem solving abilities

This is a great opportunity to join a growing family business committed to providing quality products to our nationwide customer base. Daltons offer an exciting and fast paced work environment working with excellent staff, great facilities and top remuneration.

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

To apply, please email your CV to apply@limelimited.co.nz
Please do not drop applications off at Daltons Landscape Supplies.

Apply

Maintenance Engineer

Diesel Mechanic - Matamata

Daltons are looking for a qualified Diesel Mechanic to work on all the trucks and heavy machinery used in the operation of their business in Matamata. The successful applicant will ideally have:

  • previous experience servicing and/or repairing trucks, loaders and other heavy machinery
  • a Trade Certificate as a Diesel Mechanic or an equivalent qualification in heavy automotive machinery.

Applicants for this role will:

  • be motivated, hardworking and reliable
  • be physically fit
  • be familiar with good Health and Safety procedures and committed to a safe working environment
  • be quality focused without compromising on time
  • be excellent at multi-tasking and working under pressure
  • have initiative and be able to work unsupervised
  • be a practical/logical thinker with problem solving abilities

This is a great opportunity to join a growing family business committed to providing quality products to our nationwide customer base. Daltons offer an exciting and fast paced work environment working with excellent staff, great facilities and top remuneration.

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

To apply, please email your CV to apply@limelimited.co.nz
Please do not drop applications off at Daltons Landscape Supplies.

Apply

Diesel Mechanic

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.

Apply

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

Class 4/5 Driver – Matamata/Tauranga

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, 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 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

Truck Class 5