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Logistics/Supply Chain Hub

Starting pay for a Warehouse Associate in KY is $15 - $20 per hr., and a delivery driver can earn $47,000 - $58,000 a year

What is logisitcs/supply chain?

Planning and controlling the efficient and effective forward/reverses flow and storage of goods from the point of origin to the point of consumption (usage) to meet customers’ needs.

  • Companies such as DHL/Atlas Air/Wayfair/CVG
  • Duties: warehousing to include forklift driving, picking orders, loading/unloading goods. inventory; delivery driving/truck driving.

Where is it?    

Online with Gateway Community & Technical College

What will I do?

  • You will dual-enroll with Gateway (as a college student) for one semester and attend four mornings per week (1.5 hrs.) to take these classes.
  • You will take the Certified Logistics Associate (CLA) & the Certified Logistics Technician (CLT) exams
  • You will go out on paid co-op (Work Based Learning) with local logistics companies for the second semester of your senior year (Jan – May)

What benefit is it to me?

  • School credits for attending Gateway.
  • College credits for attending Gateway.
  • School credits for Work Based Learning (co-op)

  • Earn $$$ while on co-op (current students earn between $12.25 and $16.00 per hour)
  • Get out of school for a large portion of your second semester.
  • Boost your resume - you completed a college course, earned certifications, and held a job.
  • Secure full-time or part-time employment once you graduate high school.
  • Tuition reimbursement (whether full-time or part-time)
  • Free travel on the TANK buses for the whole school year

Next steps:  

Let your career counsellor know that you are interested, and we can get you signed up

For further info, please contact Shelby Krentz (Gateway) shelby.krentz@kctcs.edu or Lorraine O’Moore (NaviGo) lomoore@learning-grove.org