AW Jenkinson Woodwaste Overview

AW Jenkinson woodwaste are the largest timber recycler in Scotland. Growing year on year to now reprocessing 5000 tonnes of waste wood per week.

With the business growing at a suitable rate with a forward thinking management team plus with being part of the AW Jenkinson group there is no reason why the growth has to slow down.

AWJ’s aim is customer focus and service. Tom McIntyre our (MD) has said “no service =no customers “

Going forward we are very well positioned to provide stock for the ever expanding Biomass boilers being installed plus with having new projects ongoing we are the company who like a challenge.

We always work and listen to our customers and with our help and advice trying to make their job in recycling waste wood a little easier.

AW Jenkinson group have over 400 vehicles in their fleet there is no reason or barriers to where we can help customers with their waste wood, saving this from land fill.


Environmental Manager

A.W. Jenkinson Woodwaste Ltd. are looking for an experienced Environmental Manager. The position will be based at our Hespin Wood site, near Carlisle.

This is a wide-ranging role but will include assisting with:

  • Applications for and monitoring of compliance with site environmental permits;
  • Internal environmental and ISO 9001 auditing;
  • Waste management, including monitoring and compliance;
  • Preparation of fire management plans;
  • Sustainability and waste packaging reporting and;
  • Dealing with general enquiries relating to environmental issues.

  • Ideally, the successful candidate will have a formal qualification in Environmental Management or related subject and a minimum of two years’ experience working in an environmental compliance role. You should have sound knowledge and understanding of current environmental and waste legislation and be able to provide accurate information to managers whilst maintaining a high level of confidentiality. Excellent communication skills are essential as the position will involve regular communication with people at all levels, including officers of regulatory bodies, contractors, consultants and members of the public. A full driving licence is also required as the role will involve travelling to our sites throughout the UK.

    We will provide additional support to the successful candidate with the use of external consultants where specialist knowledge is required.

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

    Please forward completed application forms to Tracey Taylor, HR, A. W. Jenkinson Woodwaste Ltd, Clifton Moor, Clifton, Penrith, CA10 2EY or by email to [email protected], by 21st May 2022.

    Agencies please do not contact with regards to this vacancy.

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