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Transport and logistics

This sector covers a diverse range of occupations including airline pilot, merchant navy officer, rail operations manager, distribution/logistics manager, port manager and many others.

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If you have questions about your plans, talk to a member of our team.



Clive Olamiju - classics graduate

Clive talks about his role as an Operations Executive (supply chain) at Propercorn and how the skills he developed during his degree are transferable to a business career.

Emily Buddin - geography graduate

Emily, Assistant Engineer at WSP, talks about her interest in transport planning and how she uses the skills developed during her degree in her job on a daily basis.


Websites and key publications 

Click on each career below for links to publications and websites that provide further information on each career area.

Transport management


Transport personnel


Resources covering all of the careers above

  • GreenJobs – a jobs board dedicated to vacancies in the green jobs sector
  • Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP) - opportunities exist within KTP, a three way partnership between a graduate, university and a company. The graduate is employed to manage a project with dedicated support from the university



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