Careers

If you would like to apply speculatively for future positions within the business, please complete one of the application forms below.
We are able to keep your details on file for a maximum of six months.

As part of your speculative enquiry, the more information you are able to provide the greater your chance of being put forward for suitable positions.
Your application should therefore include:

All applications must be completed in your own handwriting and submitted by post.

General Application - (Download PDF)

LGV Driver Application (AWJ Transport Ltd) - (Download PDF)

Career Opportunities

Estate Manager

Location: Penrith
Reporting To: Management
Salary:TBC
Closing Date: 11 August 2017

Please forward your C.V. and covering letter to:

Tracey Taylor, HR
A.W. Jenkinson Forest Products
Clifton Moor, Clifton, Penrith, Cumbria.
CA10 2EY

Or alternatively by email to:

tracey.taylor@awjenkinson.co.uk

The Business
A.W. Jenkinson Forest Products and its associated businesses handle over 4 million tonnes of roundwood, chips, shavings, sawdust, bark, green waste and other timber co-products each year, collected from forestry sites, sawmills and other wood processing industries throughout the UK and Europe. A.W. Jenkinson’s services link forestry, sawmilling, wood processing, building and demolition sectors with the demands of pulp, paper and panel manufacture, energy generation, agriculture, horticulture and amenity markets.
A.W. Jenkinson’s landholding comprises more than 35 commercial facilities throughout the UK together with agricultural property currently of around 2,000 acres mostly within the Eden Valley.
The Role
The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the management of A.W. Jenkinson’s property portfolio, specifically:

  • Managing leases, rent reviews and utilities  for over 35 commercial facilities throughout the UK;
  • Dealing with planning and building control applications and appeals;
  • Identifying new sites and opportunities for development, project management, office builds;
  • Valuing commercial property and rural land;
  • Maintaining a sound knowledge of all technical aspects covering the
    acquisition and development of land and associated legal agreements;
  • BPS Applications;
  • Support the Group’s Health, Safety and Environmental
    policies and procedures.

The position will suit an energetic individual keen to take on a wide range of responsibilities and will require regular travel throughout the UK.

PERSON SPECIFICATION
Qualifications

  • Degree in Estate Management, Land Management, or related RICS accredited subject
  • Fully qualified Chartered Surveyor

Experience

  • Ideally, 5 years post qualification experience in assisting in relevant estate management activities.
  • Experience in working to agreed targets in a commercial environment.
  • Knowledge of the law relating to property, land, buildings, and estate management.

Skills & Personal Attributes

  • Competent negotiator, with excellent communication skills.
  • Well-developed analytical, oral and presentation/communication skills
  • Effective team working and networking skills and the ability to work independently using own initiative.
  • The ability to plan, prioritise and organise own workload.
  • A professional approach capable of representing the businesses at all levels
  • Proficient IT skills in Microsoft Office, particularly Word and Excel.

This position will attract a competitive salary commensurate with experience.

 

A.W. Jenkinson Forest Products is committed to being an equal opportunities employer.

Qualified LGV C+E Drivers

Location: Various
Reporting To:Management
Salary:TBC
Closing Date: n/a

Please apply in writing, including your LGV Driver Application form, to the following address:

Personnel Department
A.W. Jenkinson Transport Ltd
Clifton Moor, Clifton, Penrith, Cumbria.
CA10 2EY

Or alternatively by email to:

chris.bowness@awjtransport.co.uk

A.W. Jenkinson Transport Ltd are continually seeking to add professional drivers to our team at various bases throughout the UK (see below).

The role involves working away from home Monday to Friday with occasional Saturday or Sunday requirements, driving modern articulated trucks delivering bulk products throughout the UK.

  • Very competitive rates of pay (including bonus scheme, night out and meal subsistence allowances).
  • Pension Scheme
  • Life Insurance (death in service payment)
  • Full company uniform & PPE provided
  • Exceptionally modern fleet of dealer maintained Scania & Volvo trucks
  • Full training provided, including driver CPC.
  • 28days paid holiday per annum. (Incl Bank Holidays).

If you are qualified and interested in applying for this role, please contact your nearest depot listed below for more information:

Penrith: Chris Bowness – 07392 092 750 – chris.bowness@awjtransport.co.uk
Runcorn: Steve Walsh – 07785 457 573 – stephen.walsh@awjtransport.co.uk
Lockerbie & Bo’ness: Mike Boyes – 07717 291 355 – mike.boyes@awjtransport.co.uk
Tetbury & Chippenham : Andrew Barton – 07392 092 780 – andrew.barton@awjtransport.co.uk
Sittingbourne : Barry Klein – 07464 489 830 – barry.klein@awjtransport.co.uk
Newbridge & Craven Arms: Neil Rogers – 07717 291 305 – neil.rogers@awjtransport.co.uk