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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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Job Overview Primary Purpose and Essential Functions: To perform thorough inspections and related repairs on equipment owned or operated by Swift Transportation as directed by supervisor. Assist in the diagnosis and repairs of the tractor/trailer fleet Assist in the completion of all necessary tags and work orders Assist in the moving of equipment on/off the Safety Lane and around the yard Ma...
Job Overview Primary Purpose and Essential Functions: Lead a fleet of drivers. Lead and retain a designated fleet of drivers. Lead a minimum fleet of 50 manned tractors; for Shuttle Driver Leaders only-lead a fleet of at least 40 daycabs/Over-The-Road (OTR) tractors. Establish a good working relationship with each driver. Work with planning personnel to obtain loads for their fleet and dispat...
Job Overview Primary Purpose and Essential Functions: Provide training for Students to become licensed Commercial Drivers. Reviews student's driving skill-set, such as performing turns, backing, shifting, etc. Ensures students posses a basic knowledge in dealing with intersections, urban/rural areas, expressways, bridges, overpasses, etc. Instructs students in performing daily truck and trailer...
Job Overview Primary Purpose and Essential Functions: To perform thorough inspections and related repairs on equipment owned or operated by Swift Transportation as directed by supervisor. Perform Preventative Maintenance Inspections to comply with DOT Regulations. Perform diagnostics and repairs of the trailer fleet (Body/Suspension). Responsible for complete trailer wreck rebuild. Responsibl...
Job Overview Primary Purpose and Essential Functions: Work with designated department personnel to develop skills in order to advance to next carrier sales level; book freight on-time and proficiently with partner carriers at an expected cost while focusing on profitable margin expectations. Provide Best-In-Class service for all of Swift Logistics' customers. Establish initial book of business wh...
Job Overview Primary Purpose and Essential Functions: To issue parts and supplies to the technicians in the most cost effective and efficient manner possible. Issues purchase orders per company guidelines to approved parts suppliers. Ensures parts are purchased from the lowest cost provider. Stocks parts and issues parts to technicians and Swift drivers when needed. Delivers parts to designat...
Job Overview Primary Purpose and Essential Functions: To perform thorough inspections and related repairs on equipment owned or operated by Swift Transportation as directed by supervisor. Perform Preventative Maintenance Inspections to comply with DOT regulations. Performs proper diagnosis and repairs of the trailer fleet. Performs Minor/Major trailer damage repairs. Completes all necessary t...
Job Overview Primary Purpose and Essential Functions: To maximize the efficiency of the maintenance work force and ensure cost effective utilization of the maintenance facility. (Large terminal 50+ shop personnel, Medium terminal 25-49 shop personnel, Small terminal 10-24 shop personnel) A Terminal Service Leader may be promoted to an Area Service Leader if they are leading a minimum of 1 additi...
Buyer needed for Manufacturing Company in Ulster County. Responsibilities: Purchase materials, products, equipment, and supplies in accordance with the company's guidelines and procedures relating to cost, quality and delivery. Consult reference materials to obtain prices and specifications. Review schedules to anticipate required materials, products, equipment, and supplies. Plan capacity re...
Driver Positions At Durham School Services, everything we do is graded on the performance of our front line—our drivers. We heavily invest resources in driver recruitment and training because good drivers are so hard to find. We expect all drivers to meet stringent selection criteria, which includes drug testing, background checks and an extensive interview process. In fact, only one in five can...
Driver Positions At Durham School Services, everything we do is graded on the performance of our front line—our drivers. We heavily invest resources in driver recruitment and training because good drivers are so hard to find. We expect all drivers to meet stringent selection criteria, which includes drug testing, background checks and an extensive interview process. The search for the right driv...
Logistics/Transport CDL Class A Driving Instructors Needed TDI, the nation's leading truck driving school, is looking for Part Time Instructors for its Milton, FL facility; Excellent pay and benefits! Flexible schedule, excellent working environment. Call 1-888-568-7364, email ***** or fax resume to (228) 832-8959. Web ID#: 34310215...
Get PAID to see the country! You can as a professional truck driver. >>Learn how at our FREE seminar << Brought to you by : Ohio Business College & NTB Trucking Date: FRIDAY, JANUARY 30 Time: 11 AM, 2 & 4 PM Location: Montgomery County JobCenter,1133 Edwin C. Moses Blvd, Suite 378, Dayton, OH 45417 Get trained to be a professionaldriver & you'll enjoy: -Excellent Pay -Job security & flex...
LOGISTICS MANAGERS Are you looking for a challenging position where you can have a positive impact on customers each and every day? The Columbus Dispatch has immediate openings for District Managers (DM) to lead our efforts as we distribute daily, weekly and monthly publications to customers throughout central Ohio. Our DM's are responsible for managing the contractual relationship of delivery ...
SIGN ON BONUS Company Drivers Needed Class-A CDL with 18 months OTR experience required. Full-time position with benefits. Please apply in person between 8am-3pm Mon-Fri at: 30 Lau Parkway, Englewood, OH 45315 Or by e-mail to: ***** First Published in Cox Media Group Ohio Newspapers on Jan 25, 2015...
Join us at our Job Fair! Tuesday, January 27, 3pm-6pm, 100 International Drive (at Sheridan) Williamsville, NY 14221 We are recruiting for the following openings: In-Car Driving Instructors (PT) A, B or C Automotive Technicians (FT) Roadside Assistance Drivers (FT) *all positions require a valid NYS Drivers License* Driving Instructor candidates must have the ability to communicate eff...
DUMP TRUCK DRIVER With CDL-Class B. Expd. Year round work with benefits. Blasdell. 823-7421...
TRUCK DRIVER/CDL Needed Looking for an experienced Tractor Trailer Driver with CDL with Hazmat Endorsement. Fork Lift & Chemical experience a plus. Full Time (1st Shift) with benefits. Must pass background check. Please send resume to: *****...
DRIVERS/Owner Operators. M & G TRUCKING Experienced class A Excellent compensation. Health Insurance assistance, dental. Local, regional & OTR. 401-726-4009 or 1 San Antonio Way, Pawtucket RI...
Company Confidential Tullytown, PA, 19007
TRUCK DRIVERS NEEDED Part-time. No CDL required. Local driving. (Bucks, Montgomery & Lehigh Counties). Valid medical card needed. Call 267-249-6150....

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