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Based at our depot in Kirkwall, Orkney Islands predominantly moving our customers freight and trailers to and from the ferry terminals in St Margarets Hope, Kirkwall and Stromness. A competitive salary + employee benefits and relocation package is offered plus opportunities for overtime.

Northwards employs 120 staff across its network who live in the communities we serve and have a deep understanding of the challenges that businesses located in the North of Scotland encounter daily. Having typically invested over £750k in new trucks and trailers annually over the past five years, we have at our disposal a modern fleet fitted with real time tracking, the latest safety features and the most fuel efficient engines.

As part of the local team, you will be expected to carry out daily vehicle and trailer checks and report and defects found. You will also ensure that customers freight or trailers under our care is moved between locations in a safe and efficient manner and that due consideration is given to other road users.

Key requirements: Category C+CE Driving Licence

Please apply by email to or in writing to

Michael Foubister, Northwards Ltd, Innovation Centre Orkney, Hatston Pier Road, Kirkwall, KW15 1ZL.