Maintenance Engineer

Established in 1947, Daltons continues to be the preferred supplier for many leading garden retailers, commercial growers and nurseries throughout New Zealand. Dalton’s are looking to fill two roles, to be based at their Matamata yard.

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 & 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 & interpret drawings as well as working from verbal instructions
  • relevant experience and a trade qualification (or working towards one)

Applicants for both roles will:
  • be motivated, hardworking and reliable
  • be physically fit
  • be familiar with good H&S 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 send your Cv to 
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