Logistics is at the heart of modern life. It’s well-stocked supermarket shelves, the provision of vital medical supplies, complex global trade networks and everything in-between.
Generation Logistics is about finding the next generation of logistics talent. Those who’ll embrace the opportunities of a sector where ceaseless innovation, international travel, and cutting edge technology are all part of the day job.
This site is a chance to explore those opportunities. Alongside thousands of live vacancies from some of the sector’s biggest and best employers, we’ve also got a broad library of fun, interactive resources to help inform, educate and engage along the way.
So, what are you waiting for? Click on, and see if you might just be Generation Logistics.
Are you fresh out of school or university and ready to make your mark on the world? Are you looking for a fresh start where you can transfer and build on the skills and experience you already have? Either way, logistics is a sector packed with exciting opportunities.
“The business is inclusive and accessible at all levels. Management know our names and make the effort to know us on a personal level too.”
“I’ve always been fascinated by human systems because there’s so many moving single parts, that somehow all come together, and form a system that just works. ”
“I applied to become an apprentice because I enjoy driving and wanted an opportunity to be trained for a job associated with driving but at the same time be able to earn some money.”
“Freight forwarding is very interesting as you are learning and handling new things on a daily basis. Clothing, trainers, cars, jewellery, laptops, the list is never ending.”
“I’ve always wanted to get a degree through the apprenticeship route rather than the traditional uni route and this was a great opportunity. ”
“What I like about my team is the togetherness, we help each other. ”
“I worked on an AGV project in Doncaster – which was a great experience for someone who hadn’t worked with robots before.”
“I’ve made significant connections with other people in the business, especially the organisations representing women in engineering – who offer so much support! ”
“My job is entertaining, challenging and rewarding. I’m learning the techniques to protect the business from cyber threats.”
“I care about what I do and I love that the people around me do too!”
“The most rewarding part of my job is learning everyday, and job satisfaction when the vehicle leaves completed.”
“I realised I needed something different.”
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