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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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Class B CDL Smith Dairy has a full time driving position available in the Columbus area. Four days a week, home every night, no weekends. 1 1/2 years tractor/trailer experience, good driving record. Send resumes to *****. Applications available at www.dairyenterprisesinc.com This listing brought to you by The Columbus Dispatch and www.columbusjobs.com/monster....
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Driver Needed Current and ongoing need for a driver two days a week for a local business person. Route is from Powell to Bellefontaine on Tuesday and Thursday. Driver will be responsible for taking individual to Bellefontaine in the morning and bringing them back to Powell in the evening. Looking for responsible, conscientious individual with reliable transportation and a clean driving record. Mus...
DRIVERS NEEDED ICS Ohio, east side of Columbus, is seeking dependable class "A" Drivers. Lift up to 50 lbs. full benefits with matching 401(K). $1000 sign on bonus. Call trans. supervisor at 614-856-5920, fax 614-860-0116, or apply at 1385 Blatt Blvd. Gahanna, 43230. This listing brought to you by The Columbus Dispatch and www.columbusjobs.com/monster....
DELIVER happiness. Temporary Drivers Needed! We know what you want in a job. Kelly Services® is now hiring seasonal delivery drivers for assignments with FedEx Ground®. Don't miss your chance to join one of the world's most recognized companies in delivering joy to people across the country every day. Requirements: 21 years or older 1 year of business-related driving exp strongly pref'd Minimum of...
Operations Manager/Dispatcher Merchants 5 Star is looking for an Operations Manager/Dispatcher for our growing fleet. This person must have extensive knowledge of 3PL boards, and be able to negotiate rates to meet our daily requirements. Good communication skills with customers and with our dispatch team, and knowledge of FMCSA hours of service is required. Please email your resume and salary requ...
TURN UP THE HEAT ON YOUR CAREER! At AmeriGas, the nation’s largest propane distributor, we have an immediate opening for a hard working, customer focused Delivery Representative for our Grafton location. We offer: • Full time Schedules • Competitive Wages • Medical & Dental Benefits • 401 (k) Savings Plan • Tuition Reimbursement • Team Environment Requirements include a high school diplom...
Trucking - Tractor Trailer Drivers, CDL A- Norristown PA Grocery Haulers Inc. has opptys for reliable CDL-A Drivers to transport baked goods to regional distribution centers. Excellent earnings potential. Steady Work, Home Daily! Min of 3 yrs recent tractor-trailer driving exp & clean driving record req'd. For more info, please call (toll-free) 866-411-2444. On-Line Application avail at: grocery...
newtoday.jpg Transportation Regional Class "A" Driver Stone Connection needs a hands on CDL A driver with 1 to 2 years exp for our FWB facility. Some overnight, but home 3-4 nights/ wkends. Mileage, drop fees, & medical/ dental benefits. Apply in person at 638 B Anchors Street, NW-FWB, email ***** or fax resume to 850-244-1767. EOE Web ID#: 34304348...
Description Our Order Management and Invoicing team is seeking an Analyst, Logistics (Reverse). The incumbent will utilize Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM), Fulfillment Center and authorized service centers reported data to prepare Key Performance Indicator (KPI) reports that will be utilized by management to monitor/address service level performance. Responsibilities: Manage and monitor t...
Penn Power Group, a leading distributor of Detroit Diesel engines, Allison transmissions and Carrier refrigeration, is seeking an experienced individual to work as a Parts Counter Person. This is a second shift position, from 2pm - 10:30 pm. In this position you will be responsible for all aspects of supporting a parts department within a service organization. We are looking for a detailed oriente...
Truck Driver POSITION SUMMARY Drive a tractor-trailer combination or a straight truck to transport and deliver goods or materials in liquid, loose, or packaged form. Depending on customer needs, may be required to manually unload truck. May require use of manual or electric walk-behind pallet jack. Requires commercial drivers' license with Haz Mat endorsement. Benefits for full-time employees i...
POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for and has the authority for moving raw materials and finished goods in a safe and efficient manner. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: * Safe operation of tow motor, clamp fork lift, straight fork lift, label lift, or floor jack in both warehouse and production areas. * Scanning of materials and data entry when required. * Supply production lines in timely manner....
DC Department Supervisor Full Time – Cranbury, NJ Associates in a DC Department Supervisor position will lead an hourly team to do the fast paced work required to run the distribution center as efficiently, safely and productively as possible. They will ensure orders are selected, packaged, loaded, and dispatched safely, timely, efficiently and economically, and that proper records are maint...
ATK Aerospace is the world's top producer of solid rocket propulsion systems and a leading supplier of military and commercial aircraft structures. It also specializes in small and micro-satellites; satellite components and subsystems; lightweight space deployables and solar arrays; and low-cost, quick-to-market launch solutions; flares and decoys; and energetic materials and related technologies....
ATK in Plymouth, MN is seeking a Buyer II. Headquartered in Plymouth, Minnesota, ATK Armament Systems is a leading innovator and producer of advanced weapons that provide the warfighter superior battlefield capabilities. The division specializes in creating low-cost, highly reliable and precise munitions for artillery and mortar systems and is a world leader in developing and producing tactical a...
Responsible for day to day activities of directing, controlling and coordinating all phases of the Warehouse and Distribution operations. Liaison between distribution center and sales center management to ensure timely and accurate deliveries in an efficient and cost effective manner. - Manage execution of day to day Distribution Center operations (both Distribution and Warehouse) within paramete...
Responsible for the effective and efficient distribution of product and management of drivers within a specific territory. - Staff, train, evaluate and develop team members. - Ensure adherence to delivery standards, efficiencies and regulatory requirements. - Manages drivers' delivery schedule and hours worked. - Establish and maintain positive customer relationships, resolving customer issues...
ATK Aerospace Systems leads the industry in solid rocket propulsion systems, commercial and military aircraft, satellite components and subsystems, lightweight space deployables and solar arrays. We are constantly pushing the boundaries of our nation's capabilities in aerospace. ATK is currently recruiting for a Buyer position in our Clearfield, UT location. NOTE: This is a temporary project-lev...
Consolidated Metco (ConMet) is a leading manufacturer of components for the heavy truck industry. We design, engineer, and manufacture interior plastic components for the Heavy Truck market as well as aluminum castings, die castings, and proprietary wheel ends. SUMMARY: The Warehouse and Logistics Manager is responsible for the leadership of the warehouse and transportation processes for the com...
NOTE: Overlapping Shift - 10 AM to 7 or 8 PM - Monday - Friday Responsible for the effective and efficient distribution of product and management of drivers within a specific territory. - Staff, train, evaluate and develop team members. - Ensure adherence to delivery standards, efficiencies and regulatory requirements. - Manages drivers' delivery schedule and hours worked. - Establish and mai...

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