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: Lockerbie
Reporting To:Management
Salary:TBC
Closing Date: 21st December 2018

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 now looking to recruit an additional LGV Driver Trainer to be based at our Lockerbie site.

The position involves:

  • Carrying out driver licence checks and 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 candidate will have a valid LGV C+E licence and experience of bulk transport. Ideally he/she will be a DSA or NIR qualified instructor and possess excellent presentation skills with a basic teaching qualification, eg PTLLS and IOSH Managing Safely Certificate although training will be provided where necessary.

Involvement with LGV Apprenticeship would be an advantage.

As the company operates throughout the United Kingdom there will be a requirement to travel and the need for a flexible approach to work as there will be a requirement for some early starts and late finishes.

Applications to tracey.taylor@awjenkinson.co.uk

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

Qualified LGV C+E (Class1) Drivers - Tramping

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

Over the last 40+ years the A.W. Jenkinson group of companies has experienced considerable annual expansion and now handles over 3 million tonnes of roundwood, woodchips, shavings, bark and other wood co-products each year. The growth has always been underpinned by a large in-house haulage and logistics operation, now responsible for the planning of over 700 vehicles throughout the UK and Northern Europe, which has also seen substantial year on year growth since its incorporation in 2014.

Joining A.W. Jenkinson Transport Limited will provide you with the opportunity to be part of a growing and modernising business collecting & delivering many different types of bulk product. We are continually investing in our fleet and operations to ensure our drivers, who are at the forefront of our operation, have the tools and systems on hand to best service our customers.

Join our team……..the driving force behind our operation.

Requirements

  •     This role involves working away from home Monday to Friday with the occasional Saturday or Sunday requirement.
  •     Full UK driving license with C+E category (Class 1)
  •     Maximum of 6 penalty points with no CD, DR or MS90 endorsement codes
  •     Valid DCPC card
  •     Valid digital tachograph driver card
  •     Sound geographical knowledge and understanding of UK EU drivers hours rules.
  •     Experience of bulk haulage is preferred although not essential as full training is provided.

   
Benefits

  • Market leading rates of pay
  • Modern fleet of Scania and Volvo vehicles
  • Full DCPC training with additional opportunities
  • Free company uniform supplied along with PPE
  • Pension scheme
  • Life insurance
  • 28 days paid holiday
  • Fuel bonus
  • Driver referral bonus

For more information please contact our dedicated recruitment team:

01768 593 332 or email drivingjobs@awjtransport.co.uk