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

Painter & Decorator

Location: Penrith
Reporting To: Management
Salary:TBC
Closing Date: 28 August 2017

Please forward completed application forms to:

Tracey Taylor
A.W. Jenkinson Forest Products
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 an experienced Painter and Decorator to join our Property Maintenance Team.  The position will be based from Penrith. 

The position involves all aspects of painting and decorating both internal and exterior.  Candidates should be experienced and have a recognised painting and decorating qualification as well as be confident working at height.

The successful candidate will have a professional manner, be able to demonstrate a high standard of work, work in a clean and tidy manner whilst observing all health and safety requirements.  The ability to take on other maintenance tasks would be advantageous but not essential.

Please forward your c.v. to Tracey Taylor, HR, A. W. Jenkinson Forest Products, Clifton Moor, Clifton, Penrith, CA10 2EY or by email to tracey.taylor@awjenkinson.co.uk by 28th August 2017.

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

IT Assistant

Location: Clifton, Penrith
Reporting To: Management
Salary:TBC
Closing Date: 29 August 2017

Please forward your CV and covering letter to:

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 an IT Assistant, you will play an integral role in a small team supporting a multi-site business with over a hundred users.
Reporting to the Head of IT, you must be efficient and organised, with a confident and friendly nature and a keen attention to detail.
The Role

  • Providing first line IT support to users at multiple sites throughout the UK;
  • Receiving and logging and prioritising  IT queries and support requests;
  • Documenting and supporting repairs, and project activities using a helpdesk ticketing system
  • The building and setup of new computers;
  • Installation of pcs across multiple sites;
  • Keeping up to date with technological advances to support your own personal development
  • Software/web development

Key Skills Needed

  • IT literate with intermediate/advanced Microsoft skills - Outlook, Word, Excel & PowerPoint;
  • Ideally some experience of Microsoft Access and Visual Basic;
  • Excellent attention to detail with a methodical approach;
  • Excellent analytical and numerical skills;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Previous experience in an office administrative role would be advantageous;
  • Ability to identify problems and take own initiative in finding solutions;
  • Genuine interest in IT with the willingness to learn.

Applications
If you’re interested in applying, send your CV, salary expectations, notice period and a covering letter demonstrating your suitability for the position to:
Tracey Taylor, HR, A. W. Jenkinson Forest Products, Clifton Moor, Clifton, Penrith, CA10 2EY or by email to tracey.taylor@awjenkinson.co.uk by 29th August 2017.

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.
  • 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