Logistics is an industry that covers the transport, postal, warehousing and wholesale trade sectors. Over the past five years, employment in this industry has increased strongly and is expected to grow by 6.5% until May 2022. Nearly one third of this workforce holds a certificate III or higher vocational qualification, and due to the use of heavy vehicles and technical machinery, this is an industry that would benefit from more skilled workers.
Possible job roles include:
- Postal deliverer
- Supply logistics clerk
- Bus driver
If you’re interested in roles in logistics, this is an industry you should definitely consider entering for a career that will always be in need with good work prospects and steady employment growth.
Source: Department of Jobs and Small Business, Australian Jobs 2018 Report, 2018.