Graduate Operations & Logistics Trainee

Bridgewater Resources UK

Graduate Operations & Logistics Trainee – Newton Abbot

A market-leading £1 billion turnover group of distribution and wholesale businesses are looking for a motivated Graduate Operations & Logistics Trainee to join their business in Newton Abbot. You’ll gain valuable experience across different areas of a business that are passionate about developing graduate talent.

Role Responsibilities

The business you’ll be joining are well-established in their sector and distribute a wide range of home, DIY and garden products to business customers throughout the South West and Wales. As a Graduate Operations & Logistics Trainee, you will:

  • Receive tailored training from an experienced and successful manager who himself joined the business as a graduate trainee
  • Gain insight into various areas of the business, rotating through various departments including transport, logistics, inventory control, administration and fleet management
  • Learn how all of the departments work and come together
  • Complete and end up managing things such as driver routing, fleet compliance etc
  • Have opportunities to progress and work within different operations departments in the business


The package for this graduate business role includes:

  • An initial starting salary of £24,000 – £25,000
  • Your share of the company’s profits in the form of a lucrative and consistently generous uncapped bonus
  • Extensive training on the company, their products and the industry
  • Continuous ‘on the job’ training and professional development
  • Membership of the excellent company Pension scheme
  • Opportunities to progress to roles such as Operations Manager/Transport Manager etc and build a successful career


To be successful in this Graduate Trainee role, you should be:

  • A well-presented, motivated graduate with good communication skills
  • A quick learner and excellent team player
  • Able to take the initiative to solve problems

Think you’ve got what it takes? Don’t miss out – apply today to find out more!


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