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

Qualified LGV C+E (Class1) Drivers

Locations: Throughout the UK
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:

drivingjobs@awjtransport.co.uk

AW Jenkinson Transport Ltd require full-time LGV C+E drivers to join our team. We currently have vacancies available at the following depots:

Tramping Positions available at:

  •     Avonmouth
  •     Bo'Ness
  •     Chesterfield
  •     Chippenham
  •     Craven Arms
  •     Goole
  •     Lockerbie
  •     Meriden
  •     Newbridge on Wye
  •     Penrith
  •     Peterborough
  •     Runcorn
  •     Sittingbourne

Requirements:

The role involves working away from home Monday to Friday with the occasional requirement for Saturday or Sunday working

Day/Night positions available at:

  •     Bo'Ness
  •     Goole
  •     Lockerbie
  •     Newbridge on Wye
  •     Penrith
  •     Runcorn

Requirements:

The role involves working Monday to Friday 5 shifts per week.

Benefits

  •     Excellent salary + bonus and tax-free night out / meal subsistence allowance
  •     Salary Sacrifice Pension Scheme
  •     Life Insurance
  •     Full company uniform & PPE provided
  •     Modern fleet of Scania & Volvo trucks
  •     Full training provided, including ongoing Driver CPC.
  •     28days paid holiday per annum. (Incl Bank Holidays).

For more information please contact our dedicated recruitment team:

01768 593 332 - email drivingjobs@awjtransport.co.uk or apply online here

Timber crane driver (day shift OR night shift), Lockerbie

Location: Lockerbie
Reporting To:Management
Salary:TBC
Closing Date: On going

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

Mike Boyes
A.W. Jenkinson Transport Ltd
Clifton Moor, Clifton, Penrith, Cumbria.
CA10 2EY

Or alternatively by email to:

mike.boyes@awjtransport.co.uk

AA.W. Jenkinson Transport Ltd currently require two full-time LGV C+E (Timber Crane) drivers to join our team at Lockerbie. There are two roles – one is a day shift role, and the other is a night shift role. Both are for local timber collections, working Monday to Friday with occasional Saturday or Sunday requirements.

Previous experience within the forestry industry including hauling round timber and timber crane operations is essential.

  • Excellent salary + bonus
  • Salary Sacrifice Pension Scheme
  • Life Insurance (death in service payment)
  • Full company uniform & PPE provided
  • Exceptionally modern fleet of dealer maintained Scania
  • Full training provided, including ongoing driver CPC.
  • 28 days paid holiday per annum. (Incl Bank Holidays).

If you are qualified and interested in applying for this role, please contact Mike Boyes – 01576 204 927 or 07717 291 355 – mike.boyes@awjtransport.co.uk

A.W. Jenkinson Transport Ltd. is committed to being an equal opportunities employer.

Industrial Cleaner - Penrith Sites

Location: Penrith
Reporting To: Management
Salary:TBC
Closing Date: 01 September 2021

Please apply in writing, by sending your application form to the following address:

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

Or alternatively by email to:

tracey.taylor@awjenkinson.co.uk

A.W. Jenkinson Forest Products has a vacancy for a full-time Industrial Cleaner to work throughout our Penrith Sites.

The ideal applicant will be responsible for helping to maintain a high standard of cleanliness on our production sites. The job involves a variety of general cleaning duties including sweeping site pathways, cleaning on and around machinery and maintaining staff welfare facilities.

Hours of work are variable but worked during dayshift, Monday to Friday inclusive. However, depending on workload, there may be a requirement to work additional hours and weekends.

Benefits

  • Competitive Remuneration Package
  • Salary Sacrifice Pension Scheme
  • Full company uniform & PPE provided
  • 28 days paid holiday per annum. (Incl Bank Holidays).

Please apply to Tracey Taylor, HR, A. W. Jenkinson Forest Products, Clifton Moor, Clifton, Penrith, CA10 2EY or by email to tracey.taylor@awjenkinson.co.uk

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

Maintenance Engineer - Clifton

Location: Clifton
Reporting To: Management
Salary:TBC
Closing Date: 16 August 2021

Please apply in writing, by sending your application form to the following address:

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

Or alternatively by email to:

tracey.taylor@awjenkinson.co.uk

A.W. Jenkinson Forest Products has a vacancy for an experienced Engineer to work at our Clifton site, repairing and maintaining plant.

The ideal applicant will have experience of repairing and maintaining production lines taking into account Health and Safety requirements whilst making the best use of time and resources.

Hours of work are variable but worked during dayshift, Monday to Friday inclusive.

Benefits

  • Competitive Remuneration Package
  • Salary Sacrifice Pension Scheme
  • Full company uniform & PPE provided
  • 28 days paid holiday per annum. (Incl Bank Holidays).

Please apply to Tracey Taylor, HR, A. W. Jenkinson Forest Products, Clifton Moor, Clifton, Penrith, CA10 2EY or by email to tracey.taylor@awjenkinson.co.uk

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

LGV Mechanic - Lockerbie & Runcorn

Location: Lockerbie & Runcorn
Reporting To:Management
Salary:TBC
Closing Date: 01 September 2021

Please apply in writing, by sending your application form to the following address:

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

Or alternatively by email to:

tracey.taylor@awjenkinson.co.uk

A.W. Jenkinson Transport Ltd has vacancies for experienced and qualified LGV Mechanics to work at our Lockerbie and Runcorn sites, repairing and maintaining LGV units and trailers.

The ideal applicant will have experience of maintaining LGV’s taking into account Health and Safety requirements whilst making the best use of time and resources.

Hours of work are variable but worked during dayshift, Monday to Friday inclusive, with alternate Saturdays. However depending on workload, there may be a requirement to work additional hours. Holding a valid LGV driving licence would be preferred.

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Salary Sacrifice Pension Scheme
  • Full company uniform & PPE provided
  • 28 days paid holiday per annum. (Incl Bank Holidays).

If you are qualified and interested in applying for this role, please contact Ian McCormick on 01576 204 986 or tracey.taylor@awjenkinson.co.uk

A.W. Jenkinson Transport Ltd. is committed to being an equal opportunities employer.

Forwarder Drivers

Location: Nationwide
Reporting To: Management
Salary:TBC
Closing Date: 01 September 2021

Please apply in writing, by sending your application form to the following address:

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

Or alternatively by email to:

tracey.taylor@awjenkinson.co.uk

As a result of continued growth, we are looking for experienced Forwarder Drivers to be based around England and Scotland.

The positions involve operating the forwarder, managing your own health and safety on sites, liaising with our Transport department, carrying out some basic maintenance on the forwarder and filling in relevant paperwork as required. Drivers are required to work such hours as necessary including occasional weekends and evenings; this role also includes some working away from home. The successful candidate will hold a valid FMOC and First Aid + F certificates.

The company offers a competitive remuneration package, including a salary sacrifice pension scheme.

Benefits

  • Competitive Remuneration Package
  • Salary Sacrifice Pension Scheme
  • Full company uniform & PPE provided
  • 28 days paid holiday per annum. (Incl Bank Holidays).

Please apply to Tracey Taylor, HR, A. W. Jenkinson Forest Products, Clifton Moor, Clifton, Penrith, CA10 2EY or by email to tracey.taylor@awjenkinson.co.uk

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

Apprenticeship Opportunities

LGV driver apprenticeship

Locations: Penrith
Reporting To:Management
Salary:£22,000
Closing Date: Currently Closed

To apply: Complete the LGV Driver Apprenticeship Application Form and send by email to Scott Blagg at:

apprenticeships@awjtransport.co.uk.

Are you looking for a new opportunity? Do you want to break into the haulage industry? A.W. Jenkinson Transport Ltd has started an LGV apprenticeship scheme with full training including:

  •     Full LGV Licence Acquisition training
  •     ADR – Dangerous Goods by Road
  •     First Aid at Work
  •     Workplace Health & Safety
  •     Ongoing industry specific training
Benefits

  •     Industry leading rates of pay (even during training)
  •     Modern fleet of Scania
  •     Career progression opportunities

Requirements:

  •     Aged 18 or above
  •     A full category B UK driving licence

A.W. Jenkinson Transport Ltd. is committed to being an equal opportunities employer.
For more information see

LGV driver apprenticeship informations pack - (Download PDF)

LGV Driver Apprentice Application - (Download PDF)