To gain an edge over the competition, manufacturing companies must optimize their supply chain, from production to delivery. This is why they need to hire specially trained employees who can help them to innovate and improve their operations.
Work in the field of operations, logistics and warehousing can be found in various different sectors of activity and can require all levels of qualification. Available positions in the field are also just as varied. From warehouse operator or manager to order processor and transit agent, these jobs are all firmly rooted in the practical.
Professionals in this sector must have the technical skills and personal qualities that are essential in performing their tasks. Rigorous, reliable, methodological, possessing strong interpersonal skills and an ability to work as part of a team, communicate and negotiate with the various different players in the supply chain are just a few examples.
Openings can be found notably at transportation, distribution and wholesale companies.