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Logistics Industry Overview

The US and global logistics industries -? which are deeply interwoven -? enable all other industries to transport, store and distribute the raw materials and finished goods that comprise the world?s tangible economy. This information-intensive industry provides jobs in logistics for people with a command of innumerable details and the big picture of product life cycles and how systems can be designed and tweaked for maximum efficiency.

Internal logistics departments and third-party logistics services firms provide supply-chain management, managing inventories and warehousing, scheduling transportation, and performing quality control and many other functions. Top US-based third-party logistics providers include UPS Supply Chain Solutions, C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Schneider Logistics, Expeditors International and Penske Logistics, according to SupplyChainBrain.

Logistics Job Market

Logisticians held 108,900 jobs in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Logistics jobs are expected to grow 26 percent from 2010 to 2020, faster than the average for all occupations. Over the decade, 27,800 logistics job opportunities are projected to be created. Logistics-related occupations are also a source of logistics work. For example, there were more than 2.8 million material recording clerks in 2010 -- a number that?s projected to increase by more than 48,000 by 2020.

Supply and distribution systems have become more complex to maximize value. Therefore, logistics employment is expected to grow rapidly as companies hire experts to move products efficiently, solve problems and identify areas for improvement, according to the BLS. To meet the needs of the military, logistical and warehousing jobs in government and contracting firms are also expected to grow.

Among the most common job titles in logistics are logistics specialist, logistics coordinator, logistics planner, logistics engineer, logistics analyst, logistics director and warehouse logistics manager.

Logistics Salaries

Median annual wages for logisticians were $71,910 in May 2011, according to the BLS. The middle half of logisticians earned between $56,490 and $90,290, with the top 10 percent earning more than $110,000.

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CF LOGISTICS LLC TRANSPORTATION WAREHOUSING DISTRIBUTION Dispatch Assistant / Driver Are you looking for a career with a top-notch Logistics company with an opportunity for growth? At CF Logistics, we believe in strong core values, hard work, a great attitude, and shared success. We’re passionate about providing the very best logistical services to our customers and our goal is to consistently...
Charles Wright Academy _________________________________ 7723 Chambers Creek Road West Tacoma, WA 98467-2099 253/620-8300 www.charleswright.org Substitute Bus Driver Posting Date:February 18, 2015 Start Date:August, 2015 Charles Wright Academy is an independent coeducational day school offering a broad curriculum in the liberal arts. Founded in 1957, the school enrolls 660 students in grad...
About People Shine Recruiting People Shine Recruiting is an automotive staffing and recruiting company. We specialize in providing dealerships with qualified candidates to meet their unique needs and qualifications. Are you looking to break into the auto industry? Looking for a new opportunity? Want to join one of the fastest growing auto groups in the nation? People Shine can make that happen. ...
Dillard's, Inc. ranks among the nation's largest fashion apparel and home furnishings retailers with annual sales of approximately $5.9 billion. The Company focuses on delivering maximum value to its shoppers, with fairly priced merchandise complemented by exceptional customer care. Dillard stores offer a broad selection of merchandise, including products sourced and marketed under Dillard's exclu...
JOIN A WINNING TEAM! BUYER I SICK is a global leading manufacturer of sensors, safety systems, encoders, machine vision and automatic identification products for industrial applications. Whether automating factories or optimizing distribution centers, SICK provides cost-effective solutions. This position is the primary contact for specified key accounts (domestic and international) of SICK, Inc...
Minstar Transport, a small family-owned carrier located in Eagan, MN, is one of the premier transportation firms in Minnesota. With the partnership of 120 dedicated owner operators, Minstar transports freight for well-known companies such as Polaris, Arctic Cat, and ConAgra. Each year Polaris acknowledges supply chain excellence among its suppliers and transportation providers with awards for Qual...
Manager – Supplier Development Edmund Optics is seeking an experienced Manager – Supplier Development. Manages the development, alignment, and execution of long-term Supplier Development strategies that are in support of the Optical Business Unit. Responsible for supply chain risk assessments, and quality expectations; executes and monitors service improvements, ensuring suppliers perform in acco...
Edmund Optics is seeking an experienced Senior Buyer. The Senior Buyer has the same responsibilities as a standard buyer at EO with additional responsibilities that include supplier management, contract negotiations, and cost savings initiatives. The buyer is accountable for all aspects of those items assigned to him/her; from placing the purchase order to expediting from the supplier to getting d...
The Logistics Analyst plays a key role in working within the supply chain providing on-going support and value throughout the Business Development and Supply Chain process. The primary accountability for the Logistics Analyst is working to coordinate transportation management activities to maximize order fulfillment and minimize cost. This role also supports carrier relations, projects, data manag...
Warehouse Associate Up to $25 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products. Our p...
Warehouse Manager Trainee Up to $30 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products....
Warehouse Manager Trainee Up to $30 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products....
Warehouse Associate Up to $25 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products. Our p...
Forklift Operator Up to $25 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products. Our peo...
Forklift Operator Up to $25 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products. Our peo...
Warehouse Manager Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products. Our people make the difference. We're looking f...
Warehouse Manager Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products. Our people make the difference. We're looking f...
Warehouse Manager Trainee Up to $30 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products....
Warehouse Manager Location: NYC / Phila Branch in Breinigsville, PA (near Allentown) Up to $65,000 per year, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists Superior customer service, incredible dependability and a name you know and trust. As the leading shipping supply distributor in North America, Uline has far exceeded customer expectations for over 30 years. Today, our ever-expandi...
Warehouse Manager - 2nd Shift Up to $100,000 per year, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality ...

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