Transport – Logistics – Delivery and Storage

Keeping Britain moving is vital to the UK economy, would you like to be a part of it?

In the Coast to Capital region there are lots of organisations that offer positions in Transport. A few examples building and transport companies in the Coast to Capital region based on turnover and employment local to us would be TEC, Sussex Transport, Hitek and Air and Cargo Services. Transport for the 11 local authorities, Brighton and Hove, Arun, Worthing, Chichester, Horsham, Mid-Sussex, Crawley, Mole Valley, Reigate and Banstead, Epsom and Ewell, Tandridge also offer positions in Transport such as Southern Railway, Metrobus and Southern Transit
People or goods move around the world by air, ocean, rail and road. There are hundreds of different jobs involved in this industry. Distribution involves getting products out into stores and supermarkets on time. This may mean for example with a pack of sweets: importing the sweets from the manufacturer; storing them; and then getting the sweets out to customers in shops or through delivery companies. Logistics involves organising the storage and transport of goods and services, to the right location at the right time and at the right cost! There are also lot of jobs involving planning and organising transport and also lots of practical jobs helping people travel such as a tram driver or jobs involving transporting goods.
In the Coast to Capital region, there are an above average number of jobs in transport, logistics and warehousing because of Gatwick Airport; nearly 40,000 jobs in 2021.

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What you'll need

You’ll need the ability to work well with others, the ability to accept criticism and work well under pressure, excellent verbal communication skills, the ability to work on your own, concentration skills and pay attention to detail.

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