At DHL Supply Chain, people mean the world to us. We provide challenges and opportunities for personal and professional development. We recognise the difference you bring to our business, and together we share the pride of building THE logistics company for the world.

This year we have several positions on offer for the 2020 DHL Supply Chain Graduate intake. Our graduates are empowered to take the initiative, actively get involved in different teams and achieve high impact results that really make a difference to our business, customers and the environment.

Operations Management Graduate:

Operations Management within logistics is all about what goes on in the warehouse & transport environments - otherwise known as the front line of the DHL business. Operations Management Graduates experience a range of structured placements across a variety of sites & locations in Sydney NSW, which might include working with customers in one of our operational sectors; Consumer & Retail, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Technology, Transport, Airline Business and 4PL. Most of the learning occurs on the job when graduates are faced with real-life daily challenges and responsibility; however, we also supplement this experience with formal management skills development training.

On completion of the Graduate program, you will have an enriched understanding of our business and have an excellent employment opportunity with DHL.

What the programme looks like:

  • 24-month programme (4 x 6 month placements)
  • Based in a warehouse/transport departments learning about different areas of the operation
  • Early responsibility and fast progression & career pathways – There are many, many possible career options within the business – future roles you can develop into include but are not limited to logistics analyst, operations manager, logistics manager, supply chain manager, project manager.
  • Experience of working within fast-paced sites and environments
  • A framework of personal development modules focusing on managerial skills
  • Regular performance feedback and personal development planning
  • All placements are within our Australia business


To be eligible for this exciting graduate opportunity you will need to demonstrate:

  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • A completed university degree with a Credit average or above (Relevant degrees include: Supply Chain Management, Business Management, Commerce, Business, or similar)
  • A valid driver's license
  • Full working rights within Australia
  • Goal oriented and driven for success


Supporting documentation required for application:

  • Full academic transcript with a Credit average or above
  • Resume
  • Cover letter outlining where you have demonstrated Right First Time Can Do & Passion

Apply by sending your academic transcript, cover letter and resume to dsc.recruitment@dhl.com with the subject heading DHL Supply Chain Graduate Program 2020. 

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