Also called: Logistics Engineer, Reliability Engineer, Systems Engineer
In the Navy: Operational Logistics Planner
What they do:Design or analyze operational solutions for projects such as transportation optimization, network modeling, process and methods analysis, cost containment, capacity enhancement, routing and shipment optimization, or information management.
On the job, you would:
- Review contractual commitments, customer specifications, or related information to determine logistics or support requirements.
- Determine logistics support requirements, such as facility details, staffing needs, or safety or maintenance plans.
- Propose logistics solutions for customers.
Engineering and Technology
Math and Science
Arts and Humanities
People and Technology Systems
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include ideas, thinking, and figuring things out.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Analytical or scientific software
Materials requirements planning logistics and supply chain software
Object or component oriented development software
New job opportunities are very likely in the future.
per year, on average
This work is part of the green economy.
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