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

Driver Trainer

Locations: Penrith & Chippenham
Reporting To:Management
Salary:TBC
Closing Date: 6th October 2017

Please apply in writing, including your C.V., to the following address:

Tracey Taylor
HR, A. W. Jenkinson Transport Ltd.,
Clifton Moor, Clifton, Penrith, Cumbria.
CA10 2EY

Or alternatively by email to:

tracey.taylor@awjenkinson.co.uk

Due to continued growth, A. W. Jenkinson Transport Ltd. is looking for an additional LGV Driver Trainers to be based at our Penrith & Chippenham Depots.  The business operates in excess of 500 LGV Vehicles with maintenance workshops over four separate sites and several depots around the country.

The position involves:

  • Carrying out driver licence checks and undertaking pre-employment driving assessments
  • Licence acquisition and on the job training for drivers on apprenticeships
  • Induction of new drivers
  • Deliver relevant training and conduct driver appraisals for existing drivers.
  • Administer and present DCPC courses


The successful candidates will have a valid LGV licence and experience of bulk transport.  Ideally he/she will be a DSA or NIR qualified instructor with excellent presentation skills, with a basic teaching qualification, e.g. PTLLS and IOSH Managing Safely Certificate, though training will be provided where necessary. Involvement with LGV Apprenticeship would be advantageous.

As the company operates throughout the United Kingdom there will be a requirement to travel.

Please apply in writing, including your c.v. to Tracey Taylor, HR, A.W. Jenkinson Transport Ltd., Clifton Moor, Clifton, Penrith, CA10 2EY or by email to tracey.taylor@awjenkinson.co.uk

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

Training Administrator

Location: Penrith
Reporting To:Management
Salary:TBC
Closing Date: 6th November 2017

Please apply in writing, including your C.V., to the following address:

Tracey Taylor
HR, A. W. Jenkinson Transport Ltd.,
Clifton Moor, Clifton, Penrith, Cumbria.
CA10 2EY

Or alternatively by email to:

tracey.taylor@awjenkinson.co.uk

Due to continued growth, we are looking for a Training Administrator to provide support to our busy driver training team, based at Gilwilly, Penrith.

The successful candidate will ideally have experience of working under pressure and to deadlines, good attention to detail, high level of accuracy and be a good communicator.  Problem solving skills and ability to maintain confidentiality are essential.  Experience of NVQ’s and Apprenticeships would be advantageous.

A good knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook would be preferable.

Please forward your c.v. to Tracey Taylor, HR, A. W. Jenkinson Transport Ltd., Clifton Moor, Clifton, Penrith, CA10 2EY or by email to tracey.taylor@awjenkinson.co.uk, by the 6th November.

A.W. Jenkinson Transport Ltd. 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.
  • 28 days 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