At Northwards, we have a dedicated team across all our depots providing top quality service to our customers.
We pride ourselves on our experienced and enthusiastic staff.
Please see current vacancies below.
May 3, 2021
We are looking for a permanent full time HGV Mechanic to join our busy team at our workshop facility in Lerwick. The work is varied and key responsibilities include the maintenance and repair of heavy and large goods vehicles, some of which are specialist in nature as well as light vehicles and plant. Experience in […]
March 11, 2021
Northwards Ltd, a leading provider of logistics solutions in the North of Scotland is looking for an enthusiastic and reliable individual to join our team at our Aberdeen Transport Office. This full-time position involves: Data input in to the company systems Updating Company spreadsheets Dealing with customers Liaising between different depots within the company Processing […]
March 9, 2021
A full time permanent position has arisen at our Orkney Depot for a Plant Operator. As a Plant Operative you will be required to undertake the following: Operate a range of plant machinery including 16 tonne forklift and telehandler Daily pre-use checks on plant including daily maintenance Communication of any site hazards and general information to […]
March 9, 2021
As one of the largest transport and distribution companies in the North of Scotland, Northwards is looking to expand its workforce. This is an opportunity to work in the busy and challenging environment of our Kirkwall Depot. This permanent position requires the safe and efficient delivery and collection of goods all over the Orkney Isles. The successful applicant will be working […]
March 19, 2021
Northwards has welcomed the announcement by Transport Scotland on the planned replacement of the islands’ freight vessels with new purpose-built vessels. The proposed 140-metre replacements for MV Hildasay and MV Helliar can accommodate an extra row of trucks on both decks, with capacity for 86 instead of 68 trailer units, which, says Northwards commercial director Neil […]
February 6, 2021
Seafood Shetland has welcomed the unscheduled sailing of the MV Hrossey from Lerwick last night (sailing 2200 Friday 5 February 2020), arriving in Scrabster this morning (0600, Saturday 6 February 2020), to accommodate freight, including around 20 trailers of seafood from Shetland. The sailing was scheduled at the request of the industry, when weather, combined […]
November 26, 2020
Northwards is moving to a new depot in Inverness which will more than double its warehouse space.