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Logistics Engineers

Tips for Entry

Keep up with news and trends in the logistics field by reading industry publications such as Logistics Management, https://www.logisticsmgmt.com, and Supply Chain Quarterly, https://www.supplychainquarterly.com.

Learn more about logistics by visiting the Web sites of professional association such as APICS, http://www.apics.org, Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals, https://cscmp.org, and SOLE-The International Society of Logistics, http://www.sole.org.

Get involved in the field by attending conferences and events. Volunteering to help at events is another great way to meet others working in the profession. Find upcoming event listings on professional associations' Web sites, such as http://www.apics.org/credentials-education/events.

Get an internship or entry-level job in a manufacturing company or a corporation with a logistics department. Search for job openings on companies' Web sites and ask your school's career services office for help finding opportunities.

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