Operators have been urged to get involved in the Think Logistics initiative to raise awareness among school children and college students of the careers available in road transport. Think Logistics, led by Abbey Logistics MD Steve Granite, has developed an off-the-shelf package of materials that any operator can use as the basis of a half day presentation to students. While this can lead on to site visits and ultimately recruitment of school leavers the fundamental aim is to raise awareness […]
Think Logistics is looking for more operators to support its learning programme and plug the skills gap by offering young people a virtual internship.
Daf has pledged three years of sponsorship to the Think Logistics scheme, joining Abbey Logistics and the RHA, in its drive to bring in a new generation of the logistics workforce.
Royal Mail employs approximately 141,000 employees and needs a constant flow of new recruits to join the business at all levels. Nadine Kemp, senior people business partner – central logistics teams – at Royal Mail, is a big fan of the Think Logistics programme to get the message about career opportunities in logistics to students at schools and colleges.